DIY facial masks for men using kitchen ingredients

Man in Mask

Gone those days when pampering and beauty routines were only women things. Nowadays even men want to pamper themselves. Skin is the largest organ of our body. Either men or women both should take care of it, must have a beauty routine. The facial mask is one of the important things when it comes to adapt to a beauty routine. 

How about make you and your wallet feel relaxed and pamper yourself with a homemade facial mask? You’ll be amazed to know the kind of face packs that you can make by the items that are from your kitchen counter.  

We’ve rounded up four DIY face mask recipes for you to pamper yourself with. All you need are basic kitchen ingredients and some me-time.

Say Good-Bye to Aging

Bananas are known for their many antioxidants, so why not use them on your skin? This mask will help fight wrinkles and moisturize your skin.

What You Have To Do

  1. Mash half of a ripe banana with a fork until smooth.
  2. Add in one-fourth cup of yogurt and one teaspoon of honey.
  3. Stir ingredients together until a paste is formed.
  4. Apply the mask to freshly washed face and leave on for 10 to 15 minutes.

Remove mask with warm water and pat face dry. 

Purify With Papaya

Turmeric has antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties and is rich in antioxidants. It is used in traditional medicine to treat skin issues and promote skin health. Along with papaya, turmeric can help maintain overall skin health.

What You Have To Do

  1. Mash the 1/2 cup of ripe papaya and mix 1/2 teaspoon of turmeric powder with it.
  2. Apply this to the problem area and allow it to dry completely.
  3. Slowly scrub the pack off once it dries.
  4. Rinse the area with cold water.
  5. Repeat this once every week. 

Go Sour with Lemon Pack

Do you know? Lemons have an excellent property to reduce or control oil in the face. In addition, it can also make the skin brighter. Lemon can be applied to any type of skin.

What You Have To Do

  1. In a bowl, combine 1tbsp lemon juice, 1tsp honey, and 3-4 drops of olive oil. Make sure you create a nice lemon-honey-olive oil paste.
  2. Before applying the pack, wash your face with warm water.
  3. Apply the pack unto the face evenly and leave it to dry for about 20-25 minutes.
  4. Rinse your face with water and wipe it with a clean towel.

Coat Face With Oats

Men who are awfully experiencing acne, this is the perfect facial for you. Oatmeal helps get rid of a lot of excess oil lingers on the skin pores. The mixture may be sticky in nature, but it is very effective to cleanse the face and fights off acne.  

What You Have To Do

  1. Pulse 1/2 cup rolled oats, 2 tablespoons brown sugar (or demerara sugar), and 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon in a food processor until finely ground; tip into a bowl. 
  2. Stir in 1 tablespoon melted coconut oil, followed by ½ cup water to form a thick paste. 
  3. To use, spread half the mask on clean face and neck; leave for 20 minutes. 
  4. Rinse the mask off with warm water then pat face dry. 
  5. Mask will keep in the fridge for up to 3 days.

Hopefully, the skin masks mentioned above will aid you in letting you boost your confidence as you flaunt your smooth, glowing skin to the world.

Thanks for spending the time to read!