DIY Face Masks for Dry Skin

People who suffer from dry skin can honestly tell you just how annoying and hard to manage it can be from time to time. So, if you suffer from this, you aren’t alone. A good way to combat dryness and add more moisture retention to your skin is with DIY face masks.

DIY face masks can make your skin glow and also heal your dry or chapped skin. The ingredients in these face masks can be found in your home or bought from the nearest grocery store, so making them is very easy as well as affordable. However, before you start, you might want to check how certain ingredients react on your skin by applying them on your wrist first.

So, now that you’re prepped, let’s get into which DIY face masks you should try!

3 DIY Masks That Are Good for Dry Skin

Avocado Face Mask

The avocado is one of the most moisturizing masks you can get, and the best part is that it is great for most skin types, except oily skin. The avocado properly hydrates the skin and tames wrinkles if you have any. Use fresh avocados or avocado oil, which is good for the skin and hair. It is usually advisable to make use of ripe, organic grown avocados to get the maximum benefits. This mask can easily be made by blending it with honey, egg, carrot and you have the perfect avocado moisturizing mask.

Turmeric Face Mask

Turmeric is a great skin brightener and is a very common food item in the kitchen, as it is used in preparing so many delicious foods. It also has anti-aging properties, is a good antioxidant, and is great for repairing dry and aging skin.

The benefits of using a turmeric facial mask don't end there, as it is good for healing the skin and face from sunburn and other damages. How do you make this mask? Simple. All you need is coconut oil, honey, flour, and turmeric powder. Mix them all together and make a paste. Be careful though, as turmeric may temporarily stain your hands yellow.

Brown Sugar Scrub

Now, this mask and scrub is a great way to get rid of dead skin cells by exfoliating. Almost all face scrubs have brown sugar as a base because of its moisturizing abilities. All you have to do is mix coconut oil, honey, and brown sugar and make a scrub/face mask. This mask is not only great for all skin types, but it is also a great way to heal and moisturize dry skin types. 

How to Maintain Healthy-Looking Skin

When it comes to dry skin, there are other factors to look into to ensure that your skin retains enough moisture, and they include:

●      Exercising frequently.

●      Drinking lots of water.

●      Drinking less alcohol.

●      Eating healthy and organic.

●      Using cream-based cleansers.

●      Exfoliating to get rid of dead skin cells.

Other Ways to Achieve Great Skin

The use of organic products from brands such as Acure Organics, Mychelle Dermaceuticals, and Andalou Naturals are great ways to heal your dry skin and find out more about how to manage it as well. By visiting or your local health food store, you can get all the best natural facial masks on the market. Happy shopping!


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