Home Remedies for Dry Skin
Everyone wants to have good looking skin from head to toe and looking for skin products that best suited for your skin. Kind of care you need is determined by skin type i.e. oily, dry, aging and sensitive skin and dry skin become more dull and unattractive during winter season. Dry skin needs special skin treatment and precaution as compared to other skin types.
There are lots of cosmetic winter care products are available in the market and you also surrounded by advertisement to buy winter care products. These cosmetic products works amazing in the starting but they not care for your skin. Mass generation rely on cosmetic products for skin care, these skin care products make your skin smooth and moisturizing in the starting but they never nourish your skin and long term using of these harmful chemical products make your skin more dull and rough.
I’ve compiled 7 home remedies for dry skin, a complete dry skin treatment that works miracle to nourish your dry skin and give you younger look.
Papaya Face Pack For Dry Skin
- Raw Cow Milk
Take 100 gram of papaya and mash them evenly, add 1 teaspoon of raw cow milk and 3-4 drops of honey and mix it well. Apply this face pack on your face, neck and on dry skin and leave it for 15 minutes to work it. Wash it off with normal tab water.
Papaya, a juicy fruit is great is rich source of antioxidant, vitamin A and vitamin C and minerals that helps in making your skin firm and even while honey helps in retaining moisture on the skin. Regular using of papaya (3 times a week) over face also prevent wrinkles, skin aging and age spots.
Yoghurt and Rose Face Pack For Dry Skin
- Yoghurt, 1 tbsp
- Rose water, 2 tbsp
- Honey, 2 tbsp
Mix all of the above ingredients and mix thoroughly to make smooth paste. Apply this paste all over the face and dry skin and leave for 15-20 minutes to dry and rinse it with lukewarm water.
Coconut Oil and Honey Face Pack For Dry Skin
- Coconut Oil, 2 tbsp
- Honey, 2 tbsp
Mix 2 tbsp of coconut oil with 2 tbsp of honey and combine the mixture well. Apply the mixture softly on your skin and massage in circular motion. Let sit for 10-15 minutes to settle the mixture and rinse off with lukewarm water and see the instant moisturizing. Coconut oil and honey is perfect for repairing and moisturising dry and damaged hair, try honey and coconut oil for hair for deep hair conditioning.
Honey and Curd Face Pack For Dry Skin:
- Honey, 2 tbsp
- Curd, 4 tbsp
Take honey and curd and mix them thoroughly in a clean and hygiene bowl. Apply this mixture all over the face, neck and on problematic dry skin and leave for 15 minutes to dry. Rinse it off with normal water. Check out 7 skin benefits of raw honey for different skin types.
Egg Yolk and Olive Oil Face Pack For Dry Skin
- One Egg
- Honey, 1 tbsp
- Olive Oil, 1 tbsp
Egg yolk, honey and olive oil is one of the best home remedies for dry skin. Beat 1 egg in a clean and hygiene bowl and add 3 drops of olive oil and 3 drops of honey and mix all of them well. Apply this face pack on your dry problematic skin for approx 15 minutes and wash it off. Olive oil is natural anti-oxidant that is rich source of vitamin E and vitamin K, a key ingredients to treat dry winter skin.
Milk Face Pack For Dry Skin
- Milk, 1 tbsp
- Essential oils, 2 drops
- Aloe Vera Gel, 2 tbsp
- Honey, 1 tbsp
- Soaked almond paste, 1 tbsp
Raw cow milk is best suited for this face pack. If you can’t find cow milk, use regular mother dairy or Amul packed milk. Mix all the ingredients well in a clean hygiene bowl and apply gently all over the skin. Massage for 10 minutes in circular motion and then leave for approx 15 minutes to dry and rinse it off.
- Milk Cream, 2 tbsp
- Saffron, 4 stands
Add 4-5 stands of saffron in 2 tbsp of fresh milk cream and mix well. Apply this paste all over the face, neck and other problematic dry skin for 15-20 minutes and wash it off with normal water. This face paste improve your skin tone and make more soft and smooth.
Oil Therapy Dry Skin Treatment
Oil therapy is one of the best home remedies for dry skin, check out these powerful oils therapy to make your skin smooth and shiny.
Castor Oil Therapy
Castor oil has natural therapeutic powers of vitamin E and recinoleic acid that works miracle for dry winter skin. Apply castor oil onto your face and dry problematic skin and massage gently, avoid eyes.
Almond Oil Therapy
Almond oil is best emollient and lubricant and is rich source of vitamin E that is extremely useful for dry scorched skin. Take small amount of almond oil and massage evenly over face and neck for 5 minutes and leave it for 15 minutes to work. Wash it with lukewarm water.
Coconut Oil Therapy
Coconut oil has sufficient amount of fatty acid that works as natural moisturizer and make your skin more soft and smooth. Massage coconut oil in circular motion on face and dry skin for 10 minutes and leave it. For best result, massage at night before sleep and let it work over night.
Essential Oil Therapy
Essential oils therapy is one of the best home remedies for dry skin. You can try anti aging essential oils like Ylang Ylang, Rose, Frankincense, Pomegranate Seed or Carrot Seed essential oils. Essential oils for acne like Lavender essential oil, Patchouli essential oil, Geranium essential oil, Tea tree essential oil or Neroli essential oil, massage this oil for 5-8 and leave for 15-20 minutes before bath.
Massage warm oil before bath, warm oil penetrate deeper into the skin pores that helps in retaining moisture and make your skin more smooth and soft. Have you ever try these dry skin treatment, please feel free to comment your review about home remedies for dry skin in the comment box below.
Last Medical Review: 03/12/2016