Gleaming, Glowing, and Glazing look, you can get everything in this miracle fruit. Use of mangoes in home made beauty treatments can benefit your skin. They are rich in vitamin A and vitamin C, which can help retain younger skin. Mangoes can do miracles for you as it acts as a regenerator of skin cells and restores skin elasticity. Vitamin C in the fruit helps in the production of collagen imparting a healthy nourishing skin. Eating mangoes and using mango-specific beauty treatments will give you the two-fold effect. Elasticity of the skin is of foremost importance for you if you are worried about aging effects on your skin. Though it is applicable to almost all skin types and for any age, women of 40 years and above are the most affected and can reap the benefits from mango therapy. Mangoes can even be used as cleansers, moisturizers, and packs for all skin types. Here are a few remedies to help you prepare a mango mask or cleanser at home.
Complexity Level Moderate.
Time Required 20 – 25 minutes
Estimated Cost $10
1. Preparation and application of Mango Scrub
a. Take 1 Mango, 1 tsp honey, 1/2 cup of sugar, and 2 spoons of milk, and blend them; use as scrub while you are bathing.
b. Rub vigorously all over your body and rinse with warm water.
c. Scrubbing like this will help to exfoliate and remove dead cells, which itself provides space for your skin to establish its quality all through out the month.
2. Preparation and usage of cleanser
a. Mix the pulp of mango, add honey and flour to make a thick paste for you face.
b. Apply the paste for 15 minutes, and gently wash your face.
c. Get rid of your summer tanning by this cleansing for a primary makeover. With this, the pores will remain open and you will have no more acne.
3. Preparation of Mango Milk Face Mask
a. Peel mango and thinly slice it to get 1/4 cup of these slices.
b. Now add 2 tbsp of whole milk, oats, and powdered almonds. Mix it all together and smother it on your face.
c. Your twenty-minute therapy is to be washed with warm water.
d. It is a good exfoliate for normal skin. Rejuvenation from golden delicious mangoes, moisturizing from milk and almond, cleansing from milk and almond, finally oats will do the scrubbing, and when mixed together in one face pack you see gleaming skin. Soft and silky your skin is a sure winner.
4. Preparation of Mango Pulp Face Mask
a. Smash mango and apply it on your face.
b. Leave it for 10 minutes and wash your face.
5. Preparation of Mango Honey Face pack
a. Mix 2 spoons of smashed mango pulp, 1 spoon honey, and 1 spoon of almond oil.
b. Honey has bleaching property and almond has vitamin E, which will surely help you gain in the ladder.
c. Lather mango-honey pack on your face, wait for 15 minutes and rinse with cool water.
d. Add honey in your recipe, mandatory for mango-honey face pack.
6. Preparation of Mango-Yoghurt Face Pack
a. Make the pack using pulp of one ripe mango and six spoons of yoghurt.
b. Wait for 15 minutes and then wash; it will result in a rejuvenating skin.
c. Women of all ages having dry skin are advised to use a pack of this strength to keep them vitalized. More over yoghurt acts as a cleanser as well as a moisturizer.
Frequently asked Questions:
Q. Where to find mangoes?
A. Tropical origin makes it available all throughout summer. As it is a seasonal fruit, in winters you can only go for the frozen mangoes.
Things to Remember:
1. You should use mangoes both in diet and in packs. It would give a yield a two fold effect and immensely benefit the skin.
1. Mango Skin Care recipes are the best to protect your skin in summers.
2. If allergic, you should not eat or use mangoes as a remedy. It would further agitate your skin and make it itchy.