I love making my own face masks. Face masks will clean your skin and your skin will look amazing. In this recipe, I tried Aloe Vera and honey face mask. Aloe Vera is one of the best ingredients for DIY cosmetics. It is full of water and beneficial components.
Water in Aloe Vera will hydrate your skin. And your skin will look younger and smoother with this amazing ingredient. In addition to Aloe Vera, honey will also help our skin look amazing. Before starting our Aloe Vera and honey face mask, let’s check benefits of this homemade face mask.
So, both Aloe Vera and honey are amazing moisturisers. This means, after Aloe Vera and honey face mask, your skin will have all the water it needs. And water is necessary for softer, smoother and tighter skin.
Aloe Vera and Honey Face Mask Recipe
1 tablespoon of aloe vera gel
1 tablespoon of raw organic honey
All you need to is to mix Aloe Vera gel and raw organic honey. Then, your amazing Aloe Vera and honey face mask is ready. There is one tip about homemade face mask with Aloe Vera. You need to use fresh gel. To do that, you need to have an Aloe Vera plant at home. Actually, it is super fun and easy to grow your plant at home. With this, you can have another hobby.
If you do not have an Aloe Vere, you do not need to worry. There is always a solution in the DIY world. This is not even a problem. You can go online and look for some bottled Aloe Vera. But you need to be careful when you are shopping online. Always choose brands you trust. In this recipe, you need organic Aloe Vera. And this gel must not contain any other ingredients. Check for pure Aloe Vera gel or some similar tags.
Another important thing about this recipe is about honey. In fact, this tip is important for all DIY cosmetic recipes with honey. You need raw and organic honey. Not process one. Processed honey is not good for your skin. It might cause irritation and other problems on your skin. So, always try to purchase raw and organic honey for your homemade skincare products.
Now, it is time to talk about how to prepare your Aloe Vera and honey face mask. Just make a paste like mixture with Aloe Vera and organic honey. Before applying your face mask, you need to clean your face. To do that, you can use your regular face cleanser and face toner. Or as always, you can prepare your own face cleanser and face toner at home.
When you face is clean, just apply Aloe Vera and honey face mask on your face and neck. You can do this with your fingers. Keep the mask on your face for about 30 minutes. Then, wash your face with warm water. You need warm water to clean honey. Honey is sticky and you cannot wash it with cold water.
Alternative Aloe Vera and Honey Face Mask
Since we are making DIY Aloe Vera and honey face mask, we can always play with ingredients. In fact, this is one of the best parts of DIY face mask. I love to change some of the ingredients in my masks. This way, I can benefit more from these masks. So, we can add different ingredients for dry skin, oily skin or to make our skin look younger.
I love natural oils. You can add olive oil, avocado oil or even almond oil to your Aloe Vera and honey face mask. If you want more consistent mask, kaolin clay will work like miracles. And of course, we always have our essential oils. Essential oils smell amazing. And they have tons of skins benefits. So, you can try lavender essential oil, tea tree essential oil or other essential oils. Alternative Aloe Vera and honey face mask will be all up to you.