Banana mask for the face: we put the skin in order!
Few people know that a banana is not only a sweet and tasty fruit, which both adults and children like to eat. Banana is also a unique cosmetic product, which helps to eliminate a huge number of problems. For example, this fruit helps to restore the work of the sebaceous glands, so it can be easily applied to both oily and dry skin of the face.
It also normalizes metabolic processes at the cellular level and improves cell regeneration, which promotes rejuvenation of the skin. But besides all this, the banana is an excellent moisturizing and nourishing agent, as it contains a huge amount of useful minerals and vitamins, as well as substances that help to retain moisture in the cells.
Such unique properties of just one fruit, allow the use of bananas for facial skin at home without any fear, since besides it is still a lowallergenic product and almost never causes an allergic reaction.
How to make a banana mask?
It's very easy to prepare a face mask from a banana. To do this, do not need to spend a lot of time and money. You just need to choose the necessary additional ingredients depending on the cosmetic problem.
Mask for oily skin of the face
If you have oily skin of the face, then you can prepare a banana mask here according to this recipe:
- Take half the ripe banana, peel it and make mashed potatoes( you can simply mash with a fork, grate it on a small grateror use a blender);
- , add a little lemon juice( no more than 1 tablespoon, only necessarily freshly squeezed) to the resulting banana puree and a tablespoon of honey( before adding it to the mask it should be slightly warmed up so that it is liquid and easily mixed with other ingredients);
- all mix thoroughly and the resulting composition, apply a copious layer on the skin of the face;
- after half an hour remove the remnants of the banana mixture with warm water.
Mask for dry skin of the face
For dry skin of the face, it is necessary to provide the skin with maximum moisture and nourishment, otherwise it will start to crack and damage. To make a banana mask that will simultaneously nourish and moisturize the skin, you will need:
- banana - ½ part of the fruit;
- olive oil - 1 tsp;
- oil solution of vitamin E - ½ tsp;
- natural honey - 1 tsp;
- egg yolk - 1 pc.
From a banana, as in the previous recipe, it is necessary to make a mashed potatoes, and then to connect it with other components. Then the resulting composition should be applied to the cleansed face and leave to act for 20 - 30 minutes.
To enhance the effect, you can add a banana oil to the face mask. They can replace olive oil, or take both of these oils for ½ tsp.
Anti-aging facial mask
In the fight against wrinkles the most effective is a mask based on banana, honey and cream. All ingredients must be taken in equal proportions. The components must be mixed thoroughly with a blender so that the consistency of the mask is "airy".The resulting composition is applied with a plentiful layer on the face skin, and after half an hour it is removed by means of a cotton disc soaked in warm milk.
The same property is possessed by a mask based on banana( 1/2 part), honey( 1 tablespoon) and fruit juice( a couple of drops).Use desirable juice of citrus fruits, but only freshly squeezed. Further everything as usual, we put the mixture on the face and after 20 - 30 minutes remove the residue with a damp napkin.