Yogurt makes your breakfast gut-friendly. Do you know our skin has a host of good bacteria too. Using probiotic ingredients in skincare products helps in reducing skin issues to a great extent. Yogurt is packed with lactic acid and good bacteria that help in making your skin clear and glowing. So I have come up with 5 yogurt face masks for all skin concerns.
YOGURT FACE MASK FOR ACNE
Charcoal is known to detox the skin. Yogurt helps in exfoliating the skin mildly without irritating. This combo helps in reducing your acne breakouts to a great extent.
Take 1 Tablespoon of yogurt and add around 1/2 teaspoon of activated charcoal. Mix it really well. Now apply this as a face mask and leave it for 20 minutes.
Use this face mask once a week to keep acne under control.
YOGURT FACE MASK FOR WRINKLES
Who doesn’t want to look young. Wrinkles are something that we should prevent to look young. This caffeine-infused face mask does that for you.
Take 1 Tablespoon of coffee decoction or 1 teaspoon of instant coffee powder in a bowl. Add 1 Tablespoon of yogurt and 1/2 tablespoon honey. Mix it really well. Now apply this as a face mask and leave it for 20 minutes.
Use this face mask thrice a week to prevent wrinkles and fine lines.
YOGURT FACE MASK FOR SENSITIVE SKIN
Sensitive skin can’t handle actives, yogurt comes handly for those sensitive-skinned beauties. Using oatmeal with yogurt does the trick for you.
Take 1 tablespoon of yogurt, to this add 1/2 tablespoon of oats powder. Mix it really well. Now apply this as a face mask and leave it for 20 minutes.
Use this face mask twice a week to calm down your skin.
YOGURT FACE MASK FOR DARK SPOTS
Yogurt is rich in lactic acid that helps in reducing dark spots effectively when used regularly. The turmeric and honey in the face mask take the face mask to the next level when it comes to reducing dark spots.
Take 1 tablespoon honey, 1 pinch of turmeric, and 1 tablespoon of yogurt in a bowl. Mix it really well. Now apply this as a face mask and leave it for 20 minutes.
Use this face mask twice a week to reduce dark spots and pigmentation.
YOGURT FACE MASK FOR OPEN PORES
Yes, yogurt helps in shrinking your open pores too. Black tea in this face mask enhances the astringent quality of the yogurt.
Take 1 teaspoon of black tea, 1/2 tablespoon of honey, and 1 tablespoon of yogurt in a clean bowl. Mix it really well. Now apply this as a face mask and leave it for 20 minutes.
Use this face mask twice a week to shrink enlarged pores.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS FOR YOGURT FACE MASK
Can I apply a yogurt face mask every day?
NO. Not only yogurt face masks, you should not use any masks on your skin every day. Thrice a week is the maximum.
Shall I use Green tea instead of the black tea mentioned above?
YES, you can substitute green tea with black tea.
I’m Vegan, shall I use coconut milk curd?
YES. You can use any vegan yogurt.
What should I do if my face mask is runny?
Dip a cotton ball in the mask and use the cotton to apply the face mask.
Does a Yogurt mask lighten the skin?
Yogurt mask helps in brightening the skin tone. It helps in reducing uneven skin tone, reduces tan and pigmentation. I personally don’t encourage skin lightening.