Decoded: 4 Summer Face Masks When You Have Combination Skin
Updated : June 07, 2021 10:06 IST
Do you have oily skin? Partially yes. Do you have dry skin? Partially yes, again. What you have is called combination skin. This means some parts of your face are dry, while some others secrete oil like anything. This kind of skin situation has troubled many in the past. You can’t moisturize too much but can’t live without it too.
And when you hop from one cosmetic shop to another, in search of that perfect face mask, I’m sure the results are not affirmative. The most common combination skin type is the T- combination zone. This means that barring your forehead, nose and chin, the rest of your face lives in dry season throughout the year.
Now you don’t have to fret. Because we’ve found the perfect face packs face masks for your skin.
Try these 4 homemade face masks to manage your combination skin with a natural glowing look.
1. Cucumber Face Pack
Take a small cucumber. Grate it and add some drops of honey along with milk cream to it. Mix it well and apply on your face and neck. Wash it with cold water after 20 minutes, when it dries up. Cucumber hydrates the skin cells and makes you feel fresh.
2. Oats Almond Face Pack
Take some overnight soaked almonds and grind a smooth paste. Mix some oats, honey and curd to this. Massage this mixture on your face and leave it on for 15-20 minutes. Rinse your face with normal water. The almonds replenish the dry skin with necessary nourishment. And the oats absorb the excess oil from the T-zone.
3. Papaya pulp Face Pack
This requires you to make a mashed papaya pulp along with almond oil and cold milk. After forming a smooth paste, apply in on your face and neck for at least 40 minutes. When you feel it has dried up, scrub gently with warm water. With the goodness of papaya and the soothing of milk, you will get a glowing skin.
4. Honey + Yoghurt + Rosewater Face Pack
Mix all 3 ingredients in the same proportion and apply on your face for 15-20 minutes after which, you can wash it off. Why honey and yoghurt? They are great for moisturization and give a cooling effect. Why rosewater? It takes care of the oily skin.
Combination skin? A trouble no more. Get a glowing and radiant look with these easy homemade face packs. Note: It is advisable to do a patch test, especially if you are allergic to certain things.