To Remove Sunburns
In summer, we get awful sunburns, to avoid them, peel and grate a cucumber. Squeeze the juice, mix half-a-teaspoon glycerin and half-a-teaspoon rose-water. Apply this on sunburns, leave it for some time and then wash off. Also, make a mask of honey and egg-white by mixing a little honey to one egg-white to remove tan.
To Avoid Blisters
Grind fresh green mint and apply the paste on the face and then wash it off after 15 minutes. This is good for avoiding blisters, acne and to absorb the internal heat of the skin.
To Avoid Open Pores
In summer, dirt and dust open the pores on the face, to avoid them, after washing your face, rub an ice-cube on the face. Follow with a moisturizer. This is good for beating summer heat as well.
To Get a Clear Complexion
Mix equal amounts of glycerine, lemon juice and rose-water. Apply with a soft cotton wad on the face avoiding the eyebrows. Leave it for some time then wash off.
To Avoid Dryness on the Face
Take 3-5 almonds and grind the outer cover in water and apply the paste over the face daily. This will not only remove the dryness but also remove marks on the face.
Face Cleanser for Summer
Take a cucumber and grate it, strain the cucumber juice, add yoghurt to it and apply this paste for 15 minutes on the face and neck and then wash off. Also, make a paste of cucumber with milk and use it daily as cleanser.
To Make Moisturizer
Take equal parts of glycerine and rose-water, apply the paste on face and other areas. A good and affordable moisturizer is ready at home.
To Keep Face Smooth
Mix lemon juice and some milk and apply on the hands and face daily for 15 minutes.
To Remove Dead Skin
Mash bananas, pineapple and strawberries and apply on the face and leave for 15 minutes then wash off with cold water.
To Massage the Skin
Take nicked size amount of moisturizer on your finger tips and then massage on face and neck in upward and downward strokes. This is best after cleansing, washing and drying of the face for softer and smoother skin.
To Make Sun-Screen
Take cucumber juice and equal amounts of glycerin and rose-water to make a cool sun-screen lotion.
To Bleach Face
Take half lemon juice and add one beaten egg-white. Wash off after 15 minutes or leave on overnight and wash in the morning.
To Make Skin Softener
Make one banana, take juice of lemon and 2 teaspoons of dry milk. Make a paste and apply on face and neck for 2 minutes and wash off.
To Make Almond Mask
Take 2 teaspoons of ground almonds, 1 teaspoon of rose-water and 0.5 teaspoon of honey and apply the paste on face 15 minutes and wash off with rose-water.
Mask for Oily Skin
Peel two apples and make a paste with one table spoon of honey. Apply it on the face. Wash off after 20 minutes.