If you want to lighten the stubborn blemishes of the skin, then do the facial at home in the manner prescribed by the experts.
Potato is used in every Indian household. Potatoes are as delicious to eat as they are good for health. The virtues of potatoes do not end here. Potatoes can also be used for beauty purposes. You can use potatoes especially to get flawless and glowing skin.
How can potatoes be used on the skin? We talked to beauty expert Poonam Chugh about this. She says, ‘Potatoes contain vitamins-C and B. Along with this, potatoes also contain potassium, magnesium, phosphorus and zinc. Along with having so many minerals, potatoes also have bleaching properties. That’s why it can be eaten that tanning is removed from potatoes and there is also a glow in the skin.
Although potatoes can be used on the skin in many ways, but Poonam ji is telling an easy way to do facials with potatoes to get flawless skin. You can do facial with potatoes at home, learn its easy steps-
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First you have to do facial cleansing. For this, you can make facial toner from potatoes at home-
- 1 cup potato juice
- 1 tbsp rose water
- 1 tsp lemon juice
- First, grate the potato and extract its juice.
- After this you have to add rose water and lemon juice to the potato juice.
- Then you mix this mixture well and fill it in a spray bottle.
- Now you can clean your face with this homemade facial toner.
After cleansing the face, you should scrub the face. For this, you can prepare a scrub at home with the help of potatoes:
- 1 tsp potato peel powder
- 1 tsp aloe vera gel
- 1 Vitamin-E Capsule
- Peel the potato and dry its skin.
- Now prepare powder from this peel.
- Then mix this powder in aloe vera gel.
- Then scrub the face thoroughly with this mixture.
In the last episode of facial with potato, you have to prepare face pack from potato. You can also prepare this at home-
- 1 tsp potato paste
- 1/2 tsp honey
- 1 pinch turmeric
- First of all, you should make a paste by blending the potatoes.
- Now take potato paste in a bowl and mix honey in it.
- Add a pinch of turmeric to this mixture as well.
- Now apply this mixture on the face.
- Wash the face after 10 to 15 minutes.
Poonam ji says- ‘After these three steps, you should choose a moisturizer according to your skin type on the face and apply it well on the face. Actually, after facial, the pores of the skin get open, you can click them by applying moisturizer.
Note- If you have sensitive skin, then you should consult a dermatologist once before trying this facial.
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