This homemade recipe from rolled oats, honey & bananas face mask is amazing and it is a great healthy and chemical-free alternative to help you achieve wonders for your skin!
After an extremely long work week, your skin can be fatigued and could definitely use a boost and oats and bananas are a perfect combination of ingredients for your skin.
Doing this simple DIY homemade recipe can prevent you from going through a long routine or running to the salon to fix your tired skin.
You can make this really simple and easy scrub recipe just by using easy to find kitchen items like honey, all-natural banana, and oatmeal!
This DIY homemade beauty product is half a soothing face mask and half an exfoliating face scrub.
The reason why you need to exfoliating dead skin cells away is to allow new, fresh skin to surface and also removes oil and bacteria from your clogged pores.
When you put the mask on you rub the banana, oat and honey mixture into your skin for a few minutes.
What happened during this time is that the oats help gently rub off and remove all dead and dry skin cells from your face, and helps to become cleaner and amazingly smooth.
Once it’s nicely rubbed in you then leave the mask on for about an hour, the mask is pretty much clear by this time only the honey and banana left and together they make the skin incredibly soothing.
And when the time comes to wash the mask off, your skin will be glowing.
The oats are amazing for your complexion as they contain a fantastic array of amino acids, which help to heal blemishes and repair damaged skin. They also have great moisturizing, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties.
By the addition of raw honey, which is very antibacterial will help to relieve tired, inflamed skin and combat any blemishes or spots, while
The banana adds an array of skin-boosting vitamins, including the two most important ones for beautiful skin (vitamins A and E), which enhance all your natural beauty!
Using bananas on the skin for anti-inflammatory, and moisturizing purposes is an ancient practice. Most people don’t know that banana peels are a great solution for reducing the inflammation associated with psoriasis and eczema.
The peel can also exfoliate skin removing flaky, loose skin simultaneously nourishing it with antioxidants and minerals. You can store a banana skin in the refrigerator in an airtight container for up to three uses.
It also hydrates and adds the glowing effects to your skin, anti-aging, prevents and treats acne, controls the oil
The antioxidants and potassium found in the pulp of the banana are also good for treating skin ailments such as warts and acne.
Rolled oats, honey & bananas face mask recipe
1 ripe banana
3 tsp rolled oats
2 tsp honey
2 tsp milk
Slice up the ripe banana and mash it up with a fork or spoon until it becomes a smooth paste in a bowl. Add rolled oats, milk and honey, and continue to mix until creamy.
Tip: Use your hands, instead of doing it in a blender as it will become runny and will slide off your face!
Apply it on your face and neck and leave it on between 15 minutes to up to an hour. Wash off with cool water.
If you don’t have all the ingredients listed, you can just use the banana pulp and massage it all over your face.
Repetitions: Apply this DIY homemade method once a week.
Best time to Apply: You can apply this homemade face mask recipe at any time of the day.