When we think of face masks, yeast will probably be the last thing on our minds. Yet, recent studies show this ingredient not only makes breads fluffy but also has multiple benefits on skin, when used in the right away. Here is a simple recipe you can try to help your skin stay fresh and smooth:
• 3 tablespoons carrot juice
• 2 teaspoons powdered oats
• 1 teaspoon yeast
• Honey (optional)
This homemade face mask is really easy to make. You begin by taking a carrot and extracting the juice from it. Next run oats in a blender and make it to a powdered form. You begin by taking 3 tablespoons of carrot juice in a bowl, add yeast to it and mix well. To this add powdered oats and mix really well. Your collagen boosting mask is ready. If your skin is on the drier side, add honey to the mask. You can add honey even if your skin is not dry, but it is optional.
Apply this homemade face mask all over your face and neck in a uniform layer and keep it for 30 minutes. After 30 minutes, wet your face with warm water and remove the mask by gently massaging your face and neck. Rinse off with warm water.
Benefits Of Ingredients Used In This Mask
• Contains Vitamin A and other antioxidants in abundance.
• Vitamin A attacks the free radicals to prevent the signs of aging.
• Vitamin C aids in the production of collagen. It helps prevent wrinkles and locks the process of aging.
• Gives a glowing skin.
• Helps in getting rid of blemishes and scars.
• Helps in treating acne.
• Removes dead skin cells and dryness by exfoliating.
• Natural moisturizer.
• Helps in skin lightening.
• Oats contains saponins which is considered as a natural cleanser, that
• can remove dirt and oil from the pores without causing irritation.
• It contains amino acids, minerals, proteins and Vitamins.
• Has anti-aging properties.
• Helps in collagen production.
• Brightens and hydrates the skin.
• Improves skin smoothness and texture.
While this may be such an excellent face mask, it is always wise to remember that something that suits a certain skin type may not suit another. Do a patch test before trying out the face mask. You can use this face mask once a week. Don’t forget to follow this mask with a toner and moisturizer.