Bananas are rich in antioxidants and minerals, and it increases the healing process. The banana creams also alleviates the effects of warts, acne and psoriasis. If you are not suffering from any skin diseases, you can use bananas to look younger.
Face Mask for Dry Skin with Banana
– 1 egg yolk
– 1 ripe mashed banana
– 2 teaspoons of sweet almond oil/coconut oil/olive oil
Banana is a fruit that is rich in vitamins A, B, and E. It is an excellent natural anti-age ingredient. The dead skin is exfoliated from the acids in the banana.
Almond oil soothes dry skin, grows thick long hair and strong nails. Also it helps in the removing of dark circles around the eyes and prevents stretch marks.
Vitamins B2, B3 and zinc are present in eggs. Stress can be eased with vitamin B2, while vitamin B3 helps with circulation, which makes skin look and feel healthier. Zinc helps in improving the immunity. Also, vitamin A is included in eggs, which is good for scarring.
How to prepare the mask:
Mix the ingredients together until you get a creamy paste.
Apply the resulted mixture to your face and let it sit for 20-30 minutes. Your face needs to be clean before applying the mask.
Rinse face with lukewarm water and then splash with cold water to close the pores. Dry with a towel and moisturize if it is needed.
Exfoliating Face Mask with Honey and Banana
– Half of ripe mashed banana
– ¼ teaspoon of jojoba oil
– 1 teaspoon of honey
– 1 tablespoon of wheat germ
How to prepare it:
Before adding jojoba oil and wheat germ, mash the ripe banana. Mix the ingredients well.
Then, apply the resulted mixture on your face, avoiding the eye area.
Massage the mixture with circular moves and let the mask sit for 10-20 minutes.
At the end, wash face with lukewarm water and splash with cold water to close the pores.