The hunt for miracle workers for skin has leaded me to a surprising destination! Tomatoes! Yes, if you find this surprising wait till you try it and see the results
If you’re wondering how to make a tomato face pack at home, then the answer is quite simple but also extremely varied depending on your skin type. Thus, proving to us that the tomato face pack benefits are a plenty. Today I will share secrets of tomatoes for skin, do you know tomatoes are used for acne, pimples, pimple marks, dark marks and one more secret is it helps to get fairer skin or skin whitening. And tomato affects faster than any other natural homemade remedy without any side effects, I will tell you some of the homemade tomato mask which you can use daily.
Do you always search for skin whitening products in the market? Have you spent thousands of bucks on expensive skin whitening creams and lotions, but fed up of their fake promises? Why don’t you look for natural remedies? These natural remedies are really effective if you use them on a regular basis.
If you are looking for natural solutions to get a glowing and radiant skin, tomato can be your best friends. Face masks of tomato extracts can work wonders for your skin. It makes your skin radiant and also tones your skin to make you look younger.
Below are the best working Tomato face masks:-
1. Oatmeal, Yogurt and Tomato Mask
Mix one tsp. each of oatmeal, tomato juice and yogurt in a bowl to make a paste. Apply it on your face and neck for 20-30 minutes and rinse with normal water. Tomato juice is known as a good astringent and lightens skin naturally. Oatmeal helps in exfoliating skin naturally and gently. Yogurt helps in removing blemishes because of its mild bleaching effect. You can also scrub your mask while rinsing it. It will remove dead skin. This mask is really effective in removing sun tan.
2. Gram Flour and Tomato Face Mask
Gram flour is well known for sun tan removal especially in India. You can apply a face mask of tomato and gram flour. It is really useful in skin whitening. Take 2 tsp. of gram flour and mix with 2-3 tsp. of tomato juice. Mix it and apply for 15-20 minutes. Then, rinse off with clean water.
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3. Tomato and Coriander Mask
Tomato and coriander leaves mask is a perfect skin whitening mask for dry and oily skin. You have to mix two tsp. of tomato juice with two tsp. of coriander leaves juice. Now, add a spoon of fuller’s earth and a few drops of lemon juice. Apply this smooth mask for 20-30 minutes and rinse off with normal water.
4. Tomato and Lemon Juice Mask
Take half tomato and add 5-6 drops of lemon juice, then grind or squeeze it and take out the juice and apply on clean face and neck leave until it becomes dry then wash it using cold water. You can also apply this mask on arms and tanned areas daily.
5. Tomato and Curds Mask
Take 1-2 fresh tomatoes and mash them to form a pulp. Add a tablespoon of curd along with some oatmeal. Apply this mixture on your face; leave it for 5 or 10 minute before washing it off with cold water. This face pack will not only cure your sun burnt skin but also make it glow.
6. Tomato and Sandalwood Mask
Add a tablespoon of sandalwood powder to a mixture of tomato juice and lemon juice. Blend it until it becomes a paste. Apply this mask on your face for at least 15 minutes. Besides making your skin glowing and radiant, this will also make your skin tone lighter and fairer.
7. Tomato and Lemon Mask for Acne
Mix mashed tomatoes with a tablespoon of lemon juice and apply it on your face. Leave it until it gets dry. It is a very effective face pack to obtain glowing skin, remove skin oiliness and get rid of acne. Besides this it also makes your skin supple and tight thereby preventing premature aging signs.
8. Tomato and Cucumber Face Mask
This face mask is very effective in getting rid of tanned skin. Mix fresh juice of tomato and cucumber in equal quantities and apply this mixture on the affected area. Allow it to air dry for 10 minutes and wash it off with clean water. You will observe significant lightening of tanned skin.
9. Tomato and Olive oil Mask
Cut the tomato into two parts. Squeeze the juice from one half into a bowl, add a tsp. of olive oil to it and stir the mixture. Now apply this mixture to your face and leave it on for 15-20 minutes. Wash it off with warm water. Best for dry skin.
10. Tomato and Sugar Mask
Slice the top off tomato. Sprinkle sugar on a small plate, and dip tomato slice into it. Use the sugar-coated tomato slice to gently exfoliate your face, in a circular motion. Pay extra attention to areas prone to blackheads – T zone (forehead, nose and chin). Once your face is evenly covered with tomato scrub, relax for 10 minutes before rinsing it off completely with water. Pat dry with a soft towel and follow up with an astringent and moisturizer.
11. Tomato Mask for Oily and acne skin
If you have oily skin and struggle to keep your face from shining like a fried papad, tomato is the solution to your agony. Crush a fresh tomato and strain it. Make a little cucumber juice and add it to the tomato juice. Apply this juice with a cotton ball daily to control excessive oiliness and acne.
12. Tomato Face Mask for Smooth skin
Rub tomato directly on face for 5 min than relax for 10 min then again rub for 2 min then wash your face using normal water. You can rub daily or weekly twice. You can a pinch of turmeric powder on it (optional).
All of these masks are easy to make at home. They are really effective in removing fine lines, dark spots, wrinkles, fade moles, sun tan, acne scars, and dullness. They also tighten the skin and make your skin soft and smooth. Apart from these natural remedies, you should also use sunblock and sunscreen lotions whenever you go out in the summers and sunlight.