Aloe vera, a succulent plant with rejuvenating and soothing properties which has many benefits for the skin and health. It has been used in alternative medicines and cosmetics, in different foams such as gel, oil, juice, the whole plant and in creams, soaps and tablets for centuries due to its benefits.
People who have sensitive skin can also use aloe vera as it is very soothing and does not cause any irritation. Its anti-inflammatory properties help in treating blemishes, acne and other skin problems. A minor cut or wound, a burn or a rash can be effectively treated with aloe vera. The gel is extracted from the leaves of the plant and when applied to the skin, softens dead skin cells leaving the skin feeling soft and smooth upon regular use. It also delays visible signs of ageing like fine lines and appearance of wrinkles.
Aloe vera is useful for all type of skin and is a good face pack to get a healthy skin of fairness, glow, to treat acne, skin tightening and many other benefits. Here we are introducing some face packs for different skins and uses.
If You have Normal SkinIngredients
: Aloe Vera gel, Gram flour, Orange peel powder and Curd
Take one tbsp of aloe vera gel and mix it with one tbsp of gram flour (besan), one tsp of orange peel powder and some curd. Apply this pack on your face and neck, avoiding the area around the eyes. Wash it with water after 30 minutes and pat dry the area with a towel. This is a good pack to keep your skin looking smooth and supple.
If You have Oily SkinIngredients
: Aloe Vera leaf and Honey
Oily skin is usually prone to acne and regularly applying this face pack can do wonders for your skin. Boil aloe vera leaf with water and then grind it into a paste. Now add a few drops of honey to this paste and apply it on your face. Rinse it off with cold water after 15 minutes. Follow this treatment once every week to get clear skin. You can even try fruit face packs for oily skin.
If You have Sensitive SkinIngredients
: Aloe Vera gel, Cucumber juice, Curd and Rose water
Take aloe vera gel and add cucumber juice and curd to it. Mix it well to form a paste and add 3 drops of rose water or any essential oil to it. Keep it for 15 minutes on your face and neck and then wash it with water. This pack is very mild and does not cause any irritation but clears the skin of dirt and impurities.
If You have Dry SkinIngredients
: Aloe Vera gel, Olive oil and Shea butter
Mix aloe vera gel with olive oil and add some shea butter to it (you can add shea butter creams also). Mix it well till it forms a thick paste and then apply it on your face and neck. Keep the pack for at least 20 minutes and wash your face with cold water to lock the moisture in your skin.
Aloe Vera Face Pack to Remove Pimple Marks and Acne ScarsIngredients
: Aloe Vera Gel and Tomato juice
Mix 1 tbsp of aloe vera gel and 2 tbsp of tomato juice.Take some amount of mixture on your palms and gently massage on your face and neck for 2 to 3 minutes, especially the areas that have been affected by dark spots and scars.Apply some more and leave it to dry for 20 minutes and then wash your face with cold water.
Aloe Vera Face Pack to Remove TanIngredients
: Aloe Vera Gel, Orange Peel and Lemon juice
Scoop out 2 tbsp of aloe vera gel, add 1 tbsp of orange peel powder and 2 tbsp of lemon juice.Mix well to form a smooth paste. Apply this pack on the sun affected areas to remove tan.Leave it on for 15 minutes and then rinse using cold water.
Aloe Vera Face Pack to Treat Acne and PimplesIngredients
: Aloe Vera Gel, Neem and Tulsi (Holy Basil) Leaves
Grind a handful of neem and tulsi leaves into a smooth paste using a little water, add 2 tsp of aloe vera gel and mix all the ingredients properly.Apply the paste on the affected area and leave it until it gets completely dry.Wash your face with lukewarm water and pat dry your face using a clean towel.
Aloe Vera Face Mask for Skin Tightening and Anti AgingIngredients
: Aloe Vera and Egg
Gently crack an egg and pour the contents into a bowl.Add 2 tbsp pf aloe vera gel and mix until a smooth fluffy paste is formed. Using a flat brush apply this paste on your face and neck.Allow it to dry for 15 minutes or until the face pack tightens.Gently remove the pack in upward direction with the help of a cotton dipped in cold water.
Aloe Vera Face Pack for Glowing ComplexionIngredients
: Aloe Vera and Ripe Papaya
Take a small mixer jar, add few pieces of ripe papaya and 2 tbsp of aloe vera gel.Blend it to form a smooth paste.Take some paste on your hand and massage it gently on your face and neck in upward direction.Apply some more and leave it on for 15 minutes. Rinse using cold water and pat dry.
Aloe Vera Face Pack for Dry and Flaky SkinIngredients
: Aloe Vera Gel, Banana and Almond Oil
Mash up a small-sized ripe banana, add 2 tbsp of aloe vera gel and 3 tsp of almond oil.Apply the paste on your face and neck and leave it on for 30 minutes.Gently rub to remove the face pack.Rinse your face and neck thoroughly with lukewarm water.
Aloe Vera Face Pack for Fair SkinIngredients
: Aloe Vera, Milk Cream and Turmeric
Make a paste of 1 tbsp of aloe vera gel, 2 tbsp of milk cream and a pinch of turmeric.Apply this pack on your face and neck for 30 minutes and then rinse using cold water.
Aloe Vera Face Pack for Blemish-free SkinIngredients
: Aloe Vera and Honey
Take 2 tbsp of aloe vera gel and 1 tbsp of honey.Mix all the ingredients properly to make a gel paste.Before you apply steam your face so that the pores get opened and the goodness of honey and aloe vera enters into your skin.Take some mixture on your palms and gently massage on the affected area for 2 minutes.Allow the pack to sit for 15 minutes and then wash using lukewarm water.
Aloe Vera Face Pack for Skin PigmentationIngredients
: Aloe Vera, Cucumber and Rose water
Blend few cucumber pieces into a fine paste, add 2 tbsp of aloe vera gel and few drops of rose water.Mix it properly and apply on the affected area.Let the pack stay for 30 minutes and then wash your face with lukewarm water.
Aloe Vera Face Scrub for Skin ExfoliationIngredients
: Aloe Vera Gel and Brown Sugar
Make a scrub of 2 tbsp aloe vera gel and 1 tbsp of granulated brown sugar.Take some amount of this mixture and gently scrub on your face for 3 to 4 minutes on your face and neck, especially your T-zone that consists of your nose, chin and forehead because those areas are more prone to blackheads and white heads.