Everyone desires a supple, glowing, and beautiful-looking skin.
But modern diet and lifestyle habits, coupled with harrowing pollution levels might become a hindrance in achieving it.
However, loaded with essential vitamins, mineral and antioxidants- carrots can help.
What's more? They are readily available in the kitchen and are amazingly easy to use.
Here are some DIY carrot face masks to improve your skin health.
Carrot face mask for glowing skin
This recipe helps even out skin tone and gives a refreshing glow to dull skin.
To prepare- peel, cook, and mash two carrots and leave until they cool down.
Then, take one teaspoon of fresh lemon juice and two tablespoons of honey.
Mix all these ingredients to create an even mixture. Apply over your face and leave it on for 30 minutes.
Wash with lukewarm water.
Face mask for refreshing skin
If your face looks worn-out and tired all the time, here's the fix.
Start by taking two peeled, finely grated carrots, two tablespoons of potato flour, and one egg yolk.
Mix up all these ingredients and apply well over your face. Leave it on for 30 odd minutes.
Then wash away using lukewarm water.
Finally, follow up with a cold water wash.
Face mask for skin redness
Suffering from skin irritation and redness? This face mask will help heal the condition.
Take one peeled carrot, cook and mash it and leave until it cools down.
Then take a peeled potato and follow the same procedure.
Take one tablespoon of ground oatmeal. Mix all these ingredients and apply on your face.
Leave it on for 30 minutes and wash off with water.
Face mask for anti-aging benefits
This handy carrot face mask can help improve the hydration in your skin and fight symptoms of skin aging.
To prepare this pack- peel, cook and mash one carrot and leave until it cools down.
Next, take one tablespoon of olive oil.
Mix these two together and apply over your face. Leave it on for some 20 minutes.
Finally, wash away with lukewarm water.
Here's how to include more carrots in your diet
Apart from these skin health-boosting face packs, you should also add more carrots in your daily diet: 1) Try adding carrot to your veggies on a regular basis, 2) Include carrots every time you prepare your salads, and 3) Regularly drink natural carrot juice.