Yogurt is made with milk and the sugar naturally present in it. Some yogurts are fat free. It has benefited and happy living bacteria or probiotics which are ‘good’ for your health and skin. Milk powder can also thicken yogurt and increase shelf life. Lactic Acid in Yogurt smooth, softens, improves complexion, exfoliate skin, save your skin from discoloration in winter and best anti-aging to reduce wrinkles or age spots. Yogurt Moisturize also cleans and nourish your hand and feet skin to keep them beautiful. Zinc in yogurt save your skin from sunburn and best to treat Acne, blackheads, whiteheads, oily skin problems without spending a lot of money. Yogurt is also a very good conditioner for dull and lifeless skin. Yogurt promotes your new skin cells growth and make it shiny, glowing and healthy. Here we have some best yogurt homemade masks for your beautiful skin.
Best Homemade Yogurt Masks for Glowing Skin in Winter
Almond/Olive Oil and Yogurt Mask
Two or three tablespoons of Greek yogurt add 4-5 drops of almond oil/olive oil and 2-3 drops of lemon juice. Apply it on face for 25-30 minutes then rinse with lukewarm water. This mask may reduce fine lines and wrinkles.
Egg Yolk, Honey and Yogurt Mask
Mix one egg yolk, 1 teaspoon honey with 2 tablespoon yogurt makes a creamy paste. Apply it for 20 minutes and then rinse with lukewarm water.
Cocoa Powder, Fuller’s Earth and Yogurt Mask
Mix 1 tablespoon Fuller’s earth, 1 tablespoon cocoa powder and 1 egg in 2-3 tablespoons yogurt. Apply it with face brush on your face for 15-20 minutes. Best to remove black or white heads and best for dull skin in winter.
Turmeric, Gram Flour and Yogurt Mask
Mix ¼ teaspoon of turmeric powder and 1 tablespoon gram flour in 3-4 tablespoons yogurt and apply it on your face for 20-25 minutes. Best remedy for acne treatment and also improve your complexion in one week.
Banana, Honey and Yogurt Mask
Add three tablespoons of mashed banana, one tablespoon of powder milk, one teaspoon of honey in two tablespoons of yogurt. Apply this mixture on the whole of your face and neck for 15-20 minutes. Best anti-aging mask.
Cucumber, Porridge and Yogurt Mask
Add in your grinder a piece of cucumber, 2 tablespoons porridge with 3-4 tablespoons of yogurt and make a creamy mixture. Apply it on your face for 10 minutes for fresher and oil free skin.
Strawberry and Yogurt Mask
Mix one tablespoon strawberry juice with two tablespoons of plain yogurt and massage with your fingertips for smooth and shining skin.
Aloe Vera and Yogurt Mask
Mix two tablespoons plain yogurt with one tablespoon of Aloe Vera and two tablespoons of oatmeal finely ground. Apply this paste over the face and rinse after 15-20 minutes.
What to Add and What to Avoid
- Take a good care of your skin in winter.
- Don’t smoke. It ages your skin and encourages wrinkling.
- Eat lots of fruits, vegetables, lean protein, and whole grains.
- Daily exercise helps your skin by boosting blood flow and sweating flushes out dirt.
- Stress can make your skin more sensitive and worsen breakouts.
- Stay out of the sun. Get a fake tan if you want more color.