When it comes to do it yourself at-home masks, there are countless recipes circulating online. There are masks for almost anything any everything- oily skin, blemishes, scars, tired skin, anti-tan, anti-wrinkle etc. The most popularly searched face masks are clay masks for acne and wrinkles. Clay masks not only draw out toxins and impurities but also gives a matte-fresh feel to the face along with moisturizing it thereby reducing wrinkles. Here are the top clay mask recipes for wrinkles:
Things you need: You need 4 tsp raw organic apple cider vinegar (or filtered water), 1 tsp raw honey, 1 drop frankincense essential oil, 1 drop lemon essential oil, 2 drops rose hip essential oil and 2 tsp bentonite clay.
Method: Combine apple cider vinegar, raw honey, and essential oils in a non-metal bowl (bentonite clay reacts with metal). Add clay and mix with a non-metal spoon. Add water to make the consistency how you like it. Spread over a clean face with your fingers and allow to dry and rinse after 10 minutes.
Things you need: You need 1 tbsp organic yoghurt, 1 teaspoon lemon juice and 1 tbsp sandalwood/chandan powder.
Method: mix all these ingredients (add water to adjust consistency), apply to your face, and leave it on until it dries. When you wash it off, your skin will be bright and refreshed! Sandalwood powder has a myriad of benefits and is of high importance in Ayurvedic medicine. One of its many benefits is to repair skin damage and promote new skin growth.
Things you need: 2 tbsps fuller’s earth, ½ teaspoons lemon peel powder and water as per needed.
Method: Mix ingredients together in a bowl using a spoon and then apply the mask to your face with a facial brush. Massage in for 30 seconds and let it sit for up to two minutes. Wash off with cold water.