Orange Face Masks You Should Try Immediately

Fruits have many benefits for our skin. That is why fruit face masks are preferred over commercial ones. Among the most popular fruits to be used for this purpose is the orange!

Orange is rich in calcium and folic acid which help strengthen our bones and develop our brain. Besides offering many health benefits, it is also a magical fruit for our skin. Every part of this fruit is useful, the juice, pulp and the peel. Orange refreshes skin giving it a healthy and rejuvenating glow.

Read on to find out how to make some very effective and skin-friendly face masks with orange.

Benefits of Orange Face Packs:

Orange or any other citrus fruits are rich in anti-oxidants. They help tighten and tone the skin. Thus the wrinkles lessen making you look younger. What is more, it also works on acne. The citric acid in the fruit acts as natural astringent and helps in drying away the pimples.

Orange rids skin of all toxic matter thus making it look fresher and brighter. Additionally, orange is a natural bleach to lighten your skin tone. Avoid the harsh chemical bleaches when you have such an inexpensive bleach.

Orange Face Masks

Face Mask 1

What you need:
Juice of 1/4th of an orange
1 tbsp of Yogurt

How to use:

Mix the ingredients in a bowl till a smooth paste in formed. Apply it over the face and neck. Let it rest for some time. It gives a cooling and relaxing effect on your face. Rinse with water and pat dry. Enjoy a smooth glowing complexion with no trace of oiliness.

Face Mask 2

What you need:
Freshly squeezed orange juice
8 spoons of flour

How to use:

Mix the orange juice with the flour to make a creamy paste. Apply it on your face and leave it for 20 minutes. Wash with warm water. It instantly offers you a smooth and clear skin.

Face Mask 3

What you need:
2 tbsp of freshly squeezed orange juice
2 tbsp of lime juice
1 tsp of honey

How to use:

Mix the ingredients and apply the mixture on your face. It not only works on acne, but it also helps clear acne scars giving way to a smooth blemish-free skin.

Face Mask 4

What you need:
1 medium sized orange
1 tbsp of green clay dust or multani mitti
milk powder 1 tsp

How to use:

Extract the juice from the orange and mix it gently with the green clay (alternatively you can also use multani mitti) and milk powder. Let the mixture soak for 30 mins. Stir again. Apply it on your face and let it rest for 20 mins. Wash with warm water

Face Mask 5

What you need:
Dried orange peel
Milk/water/rose water
Sandal wood powder

How to make:

Peel the oranges and place these peels to dry in the sun. When they become rock-hard, put them in a blender and make a powder. Keep it in an airtight container (this powder can be stored for 30 days).

How to use:

Take the orange peel powder, sandal wood powder and blend with either milk/water/rose water into a smooth paste. Apply onto your face and neck and keep it for ½ an hour. When the mask dries up, wash with water and wipe off with a soft cloth. If you have an acne-prone skin, use water/rose water instead of milk.

Fruits have many benefits for our skin. That is why fruit face masks are preferred over commercial ones.

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