Avocado has become a useful ingredient for daily skin care routine.
It is rich in fiber, foliate (folic acid), vitamin B6, iron, copper and magnesium. Other than applying avocado on your skin, consuming it in salad form can also be beneficial for your skin. Avocado contains vitamins like A, D, and E which has penetrating qualities to improve your skin.
Avocado oil is also very useful for skin care. The oil is useful to remove any sun damage or age spots. It also softens the skin and provides a moisturising effect and can do wonders on damaged, undernourished and dehydrated skin.
Simple Avocado beauty tips for skin care
Cut avocado into slices and place it under each eye and relax with it for next 20 minutes. The changes would be remarkable.
Make an eye cream by mixing 5 drops of almond oil in 3 ripe slices of avocado. Blend this mixture and dab it around your eyes. Keep it for five minutes then rinse.
Another method of making the eye cream is by using
1/4 cup avocado oil with
1/4 cup aloe vera gel
You could also use apricot kernel, grape seed or sesame oil.
Avocado facial mask
This facial mask is useful for dry skin. Mash half avocado and apply it leisurely on your face.You can add a tablespoon of apple cider vinegar if you want to for a gentle exfoliating beauty boost.
Keep the mixture on for 15 to 20 minutes and then rinse it off with warm water.
Dry skin Avocado facial mask
Make a paste of ½ ripe avocado mixed with 1 tsp vegetable oil. Apply this paste on a washed and clean face. Leave it for 15 to 20 minutes. Rinse it with warm water. This masque is very good for dry skin.
Smooth and Beautiful Hands
Make a paste by mixing 1/4 peeled & smashed avocado,
1 egg white,
2 tbsp. oatmeal and 1 tsp apple cider vinegar
Apply this paste on your hand and leave it for 20 minutes. Rinse it with warm water and pat it dry. You would be thrilled by the results by using it regularly.
Avocado Facial Scrub
You would need 2 tbsp. flax seeds,
1/2 mashed banana
and 1/2 avocado peel.
Use a small bowl to mix flax seeds and banana.
Scoop the banana and flax seed by using avocado peel. Massage this scoop on your face in circular motion, slowly and gently.
Rinse it with warm water.
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