Face mask of orange peel may sound like a strange idea, but it is very effective. It is rich with vitamin C and other antioxidants, so it’s great for your skin.
Orange peel normally has higher level of nutrients than the fleshy parts. These nutrients, especially antioxidants, are excellent in fight with the free radicals and help keeping the skin healthy. The peel of an orange also contains citric acid, which exfoliates the skin and lightens her. Orange peel powder is used in several recipes for skin care, especially for acne, clogged pores, blackheads and skin glow.
This face mask contains also yogurt and honey so they are enriching her more . Yogurt contains lactic acid which helps in removing the dead skin cells, dark spots and redness, and stimulates collagen production and prevents premature aging. Besides that, yogurt hydrates and moisturizes the skin. It contains zinc, an important component that stimulates the skin regeneration.
Honey works as a natural substance for hydration and helps the skin retain moisture. Honey is also full of antioxidants and has anti-bacterial properties that slow down aging of the skin and help fight acne.
– 3 oranges
1. Peel three oranges
2. Wash the peel good and cut it on small pieces
3. Leave it to dry for about 3 days
4. After 3 days take the dry peel and put it in a blender
5. Make it so it is completely disintegrated
6. Mix 2 teaspoons of the powder, 2 teaspoons of plain yogurt, and 1 teaspoon of honey
How to use a mask?
Wash your face. Apply the mask of orange peel on the face and neck and gently massage with a circular moves. Leave it to act for 15-20 minutes, then wash it with lukewarm water. Finally, spray your face with cold water to open the pores. Repeat this procedure two or three times in a week.
You can store the remaining part of the orange peel in a clean glass jar for the next use. For using the orange peel powder as a natural cleanser, combine it with a little water and make a mixture. Apply it on the skin and leave it until it dries completely.
At the end wash it with lukewarm water.