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Saturday, January 27, 2018

DIY 6 Coconut Face Mask Recipes To Try At Home.

DIY 6 Coconut Face Mask Recipes To Try At Home.
Coconut oil is one of the best natural essential oil for your skin, the benefits of coconut oil is not limited to skin care but you can use it on your hair and for cooking.
Coconut oil is extracted from the coconut fruits by pressing to yield the oil and leaving behind residue, coconut-oil cake, which is used mostly for livestock feed. Coconut tree is called the wonder plant. Every part of the plant is useful and is a gift of nature.

Coconut oil is rich in antibacterial, antifungal, and anti-aging properties which when used on the skin helps to remove wrinkles and blemishes from the skin. Coconut oil is also an excellent moisturizer, it easily penetrates the skin pores and nourishes the skin with vitamins and nutrient. Coconut oil is solid at room temperature but it quickly melts on contact with your hand.

The benefits of coconut for skin makes it one of the most sought-after essential oil in the market when you are buying coconut always buy virgin refined coconut oil to get the best out of it.

In this post, we are going to look at the different coconut face mask that you can prepare yourself at home and use it improve and enhance your beauty.

Coconut Oil and Honey Face Mask
Coconut oil and honey face mask have antimicrobial properties which help to fights and kills bacteria; you can use this recipe to kill the bacteria causing acne and remove free radicals causing wrinkles from the body.
Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon of coconut oil
  • 1 tablespoon of raw honey

Directions

  • Mix coconut oil and honey together in a bowl and stir it together until you have a sticky texture.
  • Wash your face with water to remove the dirt and pat it dry with a soft towel.
  • Apply the mixture to your face; make sure that you avoid the eye area.
  • Use your finger to gently massage the mixture on your face and leave it on for about 10 minutes.
  • Wash your face water to remove the mixture; you can gently scrub your face with your fingertip to remove the remaining mixture.
  • Pat your face dry with a soft towel.

Coconut Oil and Oatmeal Face Mask to Treat Acne
Coconut oil can be used to treat acne because of the presence of antibacterial properties, when combine with oatmeal, the facemask will not only kill the bacteria, but also exfoliate dead skin cell, reduce the skin inflammation particularly redness and swelling associated with acne, and balance the skin pH leaving you with a spotless and glowing skin.
Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon of coconut oil
  • 3tablespoon of oatmeal
  • Water

Directions

  • Add 3 tablespoon of oatmeal to a bowl and warm water.
  • Stir it together until you get a thick paste and 1 tablespoon of coconut oil to the paste and stir it together.
  • Wash your face with water to remove the dirt and pat it dry with a soft towel.
  • Apply the mixture to your face and other affected area; make sure that you avoid the eye area.
  • Gently massage the mixture with your finger in a circular motion, this help to open the skin pores allowing the paste to enter the skin pores.
  • Leave the face mask on your face for twenty minutes and wash it off with warm water.
  • Pat your face dry with soft towel.

Coconut Oil, Yogurt, and Lemon Face Mask for Oily Skin
This is the ideal face mask for people with oily skin or acne prone skin, the face mask help to exfoliate the dead skin cell, tightening the skin pores, and remove excess oil from the skin surface.
Ingredients

  • ½ tablespoon of coconut oil
  • 1 tablespoon of plain yogurt
  • ½ tablespoon of freshly squeezed lemon juice.  

Directions

  • Mix all the three ingredients in a bowl and stir it together.
  • Wash your face with water to remove the dirt and pat it dry with a soft towel.
  • Apply the mixture to your face; make sure that you avoid the eye area.
  • Use your finger to gently massage the mixture on your face and leave it on for about 15 minutes.
  • Wash your face water to remove the mixture; you can gently scrub your face with your fingertip to remove the remaining mixture.
  • Pat your face dry with a soft towel.

Coconut oil and Turmeric Powder Face Mask to Tone Your Skin
For many centuries, the Indian has been using turmeric powder to tone their skin, the light yellow powder is rich with antioxidant curcumin which helps to relieve inflammation faster than over the counter creams and tone skin. When combine with deep penetrating power of coconut oil, this facemask can be used to fade dark spot, remove blackhead, and brightening skin.
Ingredient

  • 1 tablespoon of coconut oil
  • 1/8 of Turmeric powder

Direction

  • Mix the two ingredients in a mixing bowl and stir it together.
  • Wash your face with water to remove the dirt and pat it dry with a soft towel.
  • Apply the mixture to your face; make sure that you avoid the eye area.
  • Use your finger to gently massage the mixture on your face and leave it on for about 15 minutes.
  • Rinse your face lukewarm water to remove the mixture; you can gently scrub your face with your fingertip to remove the remaining mixture.

Coconut Oil and Egg white Face Mask 
Egg white popularity is increasing due to the fact that the side effect is not harsh when compared with alpha hydroxyl and retinol. When combine with coconut oil, you can use it to treat acne, fade wrinkles, and lighten dark spot.
Ingredients

  • 1 teaspoon of coconut oil
  • 1 medium-sized egg
  • 1 teaspoon of lemon juice (optional)

Directions

  • Simply use a knife to crack the shell of the egg, separate the yolk from the white. Collect the egg white in a bowl and discard the yolk.
  • Gently beat your egg white until it turns white frosty foam, add coconut oil and lemon juice (optional), and stir it together.
  • Wash your face with warm water as this allows the skin pores to be open.
  • Use a cotton swab to apply the mixture on your skin and avoid sensitive area around your mouth and eyes. 
  • Allow it to dry by waiting for 10 to 20 minutes before washing it off with warm water and use a gentle towel to dry.

Coconut Oil and Baking Soda Face Mask For Blackhead
This face mask can be used to remove blackhead, brighten skin, balance skin pH, and exfoliate dead skin pores.
Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon of coconut oil
  • 1 teaspoon of baking soda

Directions

  • Mix the two ingredients in a mixing bowl and stir it together until it turns into a thick paste.
  • Wash your face with water to remove the dirt and pat it dry with a soft towel.
  • Apply the paste to your face; make sure that you avoid the eye area.
  • Use your finger to gently massage the mixture on your face in a small circular motion for 2 minutes especially the forehead.
  • Rinse your face cool water to remove the mixture and pat your face dry with a soft towel.

These are 6 coconut oil facemask recipes, I hope that you like it and you will try it out for yourself to see the immense benefits of coconut oil for skin. You can help it spread by emailing it to your friend or sharing it on Twitter or Facebook. Thank you!