Do you want an instant glow before heading to a party? Try out these homemade DIY almond face packs! Trust me, my cousin does the same and her face glows every time.
Irrespective of age or gender, one thing that every person wishes to have is clear, beautiful, and healthy skin. Well, worry not! You will soon be able to fulfill your wish into reality by using homemade DIY almond face packs.
We are always looking for various natural ways that help our skin glowing naturally and keep our beauty intact. One such remedy to look at is homemade almond face masks. Almonds are effective in treating scars caused by pimples and acne. Not only this, it is widely common for maintaining the nourishment that our skin needs. It softens the skin with high amounts of vitamins, antioxidants, and retinol.
Now just imagine how flawless your skin would turn when these almonds combine with other natural ingredients. It would amplify the effectiveness and this is what every one of us needs.
Hence, to get the outstanding spa experience right at your home premises, read on these amazing almond face pack remedies and nurture yourself.
Is Almond Good for Skin Whitening?
Almond is an exceptional dry fruit for lightening up the tone of your skin. Eating almonds and as well as using almond face packs enable you to get clear and fairer skin. Containing a rich content of vitamin E, almonds are largely responsible for lightening and skin whitening purposes.
Coupled with this, Vitamin E is a significant essential, helping you in cleaning up the tanned and dark complexion from within.
Can you use Almond Milk for a Face Mask?
I show an immense amount of tantrums when it comes to drinking milk. However, when it comes to skincare, milk is at the very top of my list because it is a natural skin brightener. Almond milk is one of those substitutes that you would be opting to attain outstanding skin. Most of the almond face packs available in the market have almond milk as an added ingredient.
So yes, this is safe to say that using almond milk would add more perks to your skin. Face packs that contain almond milk as a prominent component create the most nourishing cleansers. It rejuvenates the skin magically, thus making it look healthy and fresh all the time.
Most importantly, almond milk is valuable for sensitive skin. If you are someone who ponders a lot before using any product on the skin, stop right there! And try the most wholesome almond milk. It really does wonders and you would see it.
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Benefits of Almond on Face
Don’t you love eating almonds? Well, if you could know how beneficial almonds are for your health and skin, you will eat more. Now think of applying DIY almond face masks to get bright skin results.
Almond itself is a very nutritive dry fruit, it offers a variety of benefits.
Let me walk you through some of these advantages;
#1. Almonds are quite effective in treating face dryness. Taking into account the abrasive weather conditions that the world is going through, facial and skin dryness are the major components that the world is dealing with. Hence, almonds are highly beneficial in building up the moisture to the skin cells.
#2. Almonds have phenomenal anti-aging properties. They are fully loaded with Vitamin E which works as an anti-oxidant. It also fights with free radicals and as well other environmental factors including sun damage. Thus, it gives you ultimate protection from harmful UV rays and various skin diseases such as skin cancer.
#3. Almond powder is slightly rough in nature, which helps in the exfoliation and scrubbing. This further works amazingly to clear out the dirt, grime, and other impurities from and beneath the face. Thus, making the skin look beautiful, soft, and refreshing.
Lastly, if you are currently suffering from acne marks, skin irritations, and skin pigmentation, worry not. Because almond is your cure for that. A homemade almond face pack greatly helps in fading away all these marks and replenish the lost beauty from the face.
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Homemade DIY Almond Face Packs
I have listed down some helpful almond face packs for everyone. Irrespective of age, and gender, you can apply these almond face masks. Buying almonds for skin care recipes and face masks can be a little expensive but using a few for your skin won’t hurt you.
Let’s look at these recipes first.
1. Almond face pack with lemon juice
- 6-7 almonds
- 1 cup of milk
- 1 tablespoon of rose water
- 2 teaspoon of lemon juice
Take some ground almond to make almond powder. Take a bowl and add the milk and rose water to it. Then mix some lemon juice in the mixture. This completes your face DIY almond face mask. For application, you need to use it on your face and leave it on it for 20 minutes. Rinse off with cold water.
This face pack is great for removing sun tan from the face and body. Therefore, using it right after the scorching beach trip would help you get over your tan problem.
2. Almond and Oats Face Pack
- 6 to 7 ground almonds
- 1 tablespoon of oat grains
- 1 cup of milk
For this almond pack, you just need oatmeal grains and almond paste. To prepare an almond paste, soak some almonds at night so that they become softer to grind. Crush them and add into the bowl, then add milk, mix them and the paste is ready. Mix some oatmeal in the paste. You will get a granular paste and that’s when you will realize that your face pack is ready. Apply this face pack on the face in a way that spreads out evenly. Wash the face after 20 minutes.
Oatmeal is nutritious which makes this pack perfect for healing the dryness from the skin.
3. Almond Face Pack for Pigmentation
- Slice of papaya
- 4-5 almonds
Take a slice of papaya and mash it in a grinder. Take almonds and soak them in water overnight to soften them. Now crush the almonds with water and make a watery paste. Mix the mashed papaya pulp in that and the final paste is ready. Mix well and apply it to the face. Make sure that it stays on the face for the next 20 minutes. Rinse with cold water and apply the moisturizer.
This face pack is ideal for pigmentation and oily skin. So if you want to get relief from skin discoloration, an almond face pack for pigmentation is your remedy.
4. Almond Face Pack for Sensitive Skin
- 5 to 7 almonds
- 2 tablespoons of raw milk
Soak the almonds overnight. Crush them and add them to a bowl. Add milk to that bowl and mix it well without forming lumps. This will get you a smooth paste. Apply the paste all over the face. Make sure the paste remains on the face for 15 to 20 minutes.
Use cold water to rinse off the paste. To get a more soothing effect, you can also add rose water or can spray some rose water after cleansing your face with this face pack.
This is particularly the best face pack that you will find for sensitive skin. Along with the benefits that almond offers, raw milk works as eliminating dead skin cells. Hence, serving as a natural cleanser for your skin.
5. Almond Face Pack for Skin Lightening
- 2 tablespoon of almond paste
- 1 spoon of lemon juice
- 1 spoon of lemon juice
- 1 spoon of honey
Take a bowl, add almond paste. Add one spoon of tomato juice, lemon juice, and honey. Blend the mixture well. Use it on the face and neck region. Keep it on the face for 20 minutes before washing it off with cold water.
This is an excellent face mask for skin whitening. It illuminates your skin tone within few weeks.
6. Almond Face Pack for Dark Spots and Bright Skin
- 2 tablespoon of gram flour(besan)
- 2-3 tablespoons of cucumber juice
- 1 tablespoon of almond powder
Mix the besan and cucumber juice in a bowl. Add almond powder in the mixture and blend well until you form a smooth paste. Apply the paste on the face and allow it to air dry. Wash the face with lukewarm water and cleanse the skin with a cloth.
This homemade DIY almond face pack works well in removing the dark spots. It is also a treatment for getting glowing skin.
7. Almond Overnight Face Pack for Glowing Skin
- 5 almonds
- 1 teaspoon of aloe vera gel
- 4 tablespoons of milk
Soak the almonds overnight and peel them off in the morning to grind. Add the crushed almond to a bowl, add aloe vera gel, and milk in the blender. After blending the mixture, take out the mixture in a new separate bowl. Apply it to the face using a cotton pad and leave it overnight. Wash your face in the morning with cold water. You can use this mask thrice a week.
If you are someone who has allergies to nuts, it is advisable not to go for an overnight almond mask. It would worsen the issue.
How to apply an almond face mask?
Despite of applying face masks every week, there have been times when it just didn’t work out. Infact, it would have generated more dull or worsen effects. Perhaps this is one of the reasons which causes you to give up on you homemade DIY almond face packs remedy.
You know why does this happen? This majorly emerges because you might not be applying the face mask appropriately.
Follow these simple steps for the ideal application of almond face masks.
- Cleanse the face properly with a face wash that suits you to eliminate all the excessive oil and impurities from the face.
- Apply toner on your face with a cotton pad.
- Apply any aforementioned DIY almond face mask on your face.
- Allow the mask to stay for 15 to 20 minutes on the face.
- Rinse off the face with the cold water.
- Apply a moisturizer to soothe the skin.
The bottom line is that the very effective homemade DIY almond face mask can be a miracle worker for your face, only if you let it be!
It will leave you in awe and after that, I am sure using an almond face mask would be your favorite skincare remedy. Try out wholesome facial treatment with the addition of the nutritious ingredient of almond in it.
You should definitely give it a try at least and I am sure you wouldn’t regret it.