Eggs are one of the common ingredients that are available in most of the households. While we love ingesting lip-smacking dishes made up of egg yolks and its white part, we take no time in tossing its shell straight into the bin. What if we tell you, you are throwing away an item that can help your skin to get rid of wrinkles and other signs of ageing? Yes, you read it right! Eggshells are extremely useful. Not just to upgrade the quality of your compost, but also to enhance your skin texture, by making it tighter. You must be wondering how. So, here’s the recipe to attain wrinkle-free skin.
Things You Will Need
- Pieces of eggshell
- Egg white
- 1 tablespoon honey
- 1 tablespoon milk
- Take an egg, break it in a bowl. Using the shell separate the yolk from the egg white.
- In another small bowl, crush the shell into very small pieces with the help of a spoon.
- Sprinkle 2-3 drops of rose water to smoothen the consistency.
- Now take the first bowl, the one with the egg white in it.
- Prepare the egg white by beating it until it turns a little frothy.
- Then pour the eggshell mixture with egg white in the first bowl.
- Add honey, and a few drops of milk, and mix well. Mix well making a thick paste.
- The consistency should not be runny otherwise it won’t stay on the surface of the skin.
- If the paste turns watery add half spoon of gram flour (besan).
- Now, add the prepared marigold flower juice to it. Mix well and leave for a minute or two.
- The pack is ready. Place in the refrigerator for an hour before applying.
How To Apply
- In order to gain the maximum benefits of eggshell face mask, clear the pores using an exfoliating face scrub.
- Apply the scrub and move your fingers on the surface of the skin in circular motions.
- Wash your face from ice-cold water.
- Take out the eggshell face pack from the refrigerator. Mix a little bit before applying.
- Using a flat brush or the back of the spoon, start applying the pack on your face.
- Always start from the checks, then move up, towards the forehead.
- Cover your nose with the solution and then come down towards the chin. Do not forget your neck.
- Leave your lips and eyes. Need not apply this mask on these portions of the face.
- Leave it on for 30 minutes and allow the pack to dry naturally.
- Lie-down and let your skin to consume the nutrition from the beneficial mask.
- Take two cotton balls, dip in rose water, and keep it on your eyelids. Also, apply lip balm on your lips.
- Once done, wash the mask off, using ice-cold water.
- Take a towel and pat dry our face. Just dab your skin. Never go harsh on your skin.
- For best results use this face pack once every week to tighten up the skin.
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