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October 20, 2015
Avocado Mask For Face and Hair

Healthy and glowing skin always comes from within, depending on food habit, lifestyle, stress scale etc. However, we always have the option to boost skin radiance or maintain a healthy skin by putting a bit of an extra effort. Therefore, in my opinion, home remedies comes handy in every way.

If you are following me on my social media, you must have seen my green face rocking this avocado mask. I love avocado, in my breakfast, with salad, in my drinks (avocado milk smoothie one of my favorite) and in so many other ways. Today I’m going to share with you guys how I use avocado as a mask for my face and hair.

Avocado Mask

Ingredient:

  • A few slice of ripe avocado
  • 1 tbs organic honey
  • 2 tbs lemon juice

***you might need more according to your need and hair length.

Directions:

Mash avocado using a spoon or your hand, make a smooth paste. Stir in honey and lemon juice into the paste. Slather the paste onto your clean face and hair. You don’t need to put a thick layer of the mask but concentrate on spreading the juicy extract. Let the mask sit for 15 minutes and then gently massage the face for 2 minutes, if the mask feels dry add lemon juice to thin it down. Wash off with warm water then rub some ice to close your open pores. Pat dry and finish with your favourite toner and moisturiser.
If you applied the mask in your hair then you might want to jump off to shower. Rinse off the mask throughly followed by your regular shampoo and conditioner.

Avocado Mask

Benefits:

Avocado contains vitamin A, E, C and many other nutrients that help to keep skin moisturised, hydrated and smooth. Honey contains the antibacterial and antiseptic agent that specifically helps to fight inflammation or if you have acne issue. Natural fruity acids of lemon work effectively on reducing dark spots, pigmentation and enhance skin’s natural glow. Just like the mask work on the skin it also works great on locking moisture on hair body and restore shine and volume.
This mask with all three ingredients proven to me as a supreme source of moisture and many other benefits without any sort of side effect. The unique properties each of them contains works together to feed your hungry skin directly and efficiently.

I love to wear this avocado mask at least once a week, you can use 2/3 times a week if you want or according to your skin need. It’s been always amazing to see the transformation (refreshed and glowing skin) after every use of the avocado mask.

 

16 Comments

  • Reply cindy tong October 24, 2015 at 2:03 am

    hahhaha the mask look ugly on the face….i like to eat avocado alot!

    • Reply Tamanna I. October 26, 2015 at 1:13 am

      lol yeh… totally agree on the ugliness! we girls can compromise with ugly facemask(for a while) when it comes to beauty, isnt it…:D

      • Reply Laagan Kaayo October 26, 2015 at 8:23 pm

        hahaha didn’t notice how it looked on the face until I read Cindy’s comment. but seriously thanks for sharing this. I’ll try this at home. 🙂

  • Reply Mia Foo October 24, 2015 at 8:51 am

    will it be okay if my honey is not organic? i’m starting to look into these homemade hair mask recipes recently, after learning how to read the ingredients off the commercial products’ bottles. i was horrified when i realised the 2nd ingredient listed was alcohol!

    • Reply Tamanna I. October 26, 2015 at 1:06 am

      well, yeh non-organic honey will work as well. I mentioned organic because those tends to be pure (often non-organic honey contains added sugar and some other ingredient that cause allergy, actually I faced allergic reaction by myself. Yet that might not happen to you, my skin is quite sensitive).
      Agree with you, it is always safer to use natural product.

  • Reply Rebecca Wong October 25, 2015 at 9:41 pm

    Nice tips! I love avocado too, but never thought of using it as a mask. I once tried apple and yogurt but can’t really take the food smell on my face. >.<

    • Reply Tamanna I. October 26, 2015 at 1:00 am

      I can totally relate to your feeling, specially when its yogurt 😛 but avocado you might like because it doesn’t smell that funky and lemon smells refreshing. do give it a try if you can 🙂

  • Reply Cynthia October 26, 2015 at 12:34 pm

    I didn’t like to eat Avocado for some reason. But i know it has lots of benefits! You need to show me your after skin pic to convince me to try! :p

  • Reply leeshastarr October 27, 2015 at 6:23 am

    This looks like a great mask. I’ve heard so many people using avocado but I’ve never used it in a mask. I’ll have to try soon

  • Reply rach. October 27, 2015 at 8:08 am

    omg how fun! i actually have a ripe avacado in the fridge that needs to be used. i think i know what i’m doing tomorrow morning! 😉

    and love the blog btw! if you get the chance i would really love it if you could take the time to check out mine and let me know what you think! (or maybe even follow? no pressure though!)

    have a great week, girl!

    love, rach.

    So, hi.

  • Reply Maria Clara Novita Kusumahati October 27, 2015 at 11:25 am

    this is so great recipe and natural for our skin.
    thank you so much for the tips and recipe! <3

  • Reply Chai October 27, 2015 at 2:40 pm

    Sounds like a simple yet effective mask to prepare. I’ll surely try this one out. Thanks for sharing Tamanna 🙂

    – GIG Love

  • Reply Cheryl F October 27, 2015 at 7:24 pm

    My first time to see an avocado being used as face mask. This is interesting though.

  • Reply Nitisha October 27, 2015 at 10:32 pm

    Thanks for reminding me to use avocado again. The weather has been so unpredictable here, freezing morning and very hot afternoons. It is getting to dress and the worst part is that my skin gets all dull by the end of the day. This mask will help me with my natural skin glow 🙂

  • Reply Ileana January 19, 2016 at 6:26 am

    I always want to try a DIY mask… this one looks amazing 🙂
    xoxo

    Novelstyle

    • Reply Tamanna I. January 19, 2016 at 4:12 pm

      try this sometimes, you’ll love how it feels 🙂

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