Homemade Skin Care - Moisturizer, Facial Scrub, Orange Peel Mask

Are you looking for homemade skin care recipes? If you want to add glow and shine to your face, homemade masks and moisturizers are best for you. I remember, when I was a kid my grandmother used to mix turmeric powder in gram flour. Then she would add several powdered herbs to make a fine powder. My mother and aunts used to apply this powder mixed in raw milk. Especially, when a girl had her wedding, she would use this powder called Ubtan on her arms, legs and face. Ubtan is one of the best ancient skin care products that many of the famous beauties used.

Skin care consciousness is not new. Long time ago, women used to take bath in rose water and milk. Some women also used rose petals to enhance their beauty. They even used to wash their hair with milk. After the development of science, many of the skin care products have been developed to take care of skin. It is a well known reality that human beings have used nature for their wellness. Natural skin care"products"are inexpensive and do not have side effects.

Homemade Masks For Skin Care

There is a variety of ways you can use natural ingredients to take care of your skin. You can simply explore your kitchen for natural skin care.

Homemade Skin Moisturizer

Moisturizing is the key to getting hydrated and soft skin. You will be surprised to know that you can make your own homemade moisturizer in few minutes. This will definitely help you to achieve soft and smooth skin.


- Rose Water
- Glycerin
- Lemon Juice


- Take equal parts of all ingredients and mix well.
- Apply Daily before going to bed.
- Keep in an air tight bottle for few weeks.


Never use this moisturizer in sun, as it will burn and darken your skin.

Homemade facial Scrub

Scrubbing is another important thing that plays vital role in getting a flawless and glowing skin. Scrubbing and ex-foliation is very important, as it removes the dead skin cells and brings the new skin cells out. Almond is used in many of natural skin care products. You can use almonds to make a homemade scrub.


- Almonds
- Fresh milk


- Grind the almonds and mix in fresh milk to make a thick paste.
- Apply evenly on face and scrub gently.
- Wash after 10 minutes.

Orange Peel Mask For Fairness
Oranges are a very rich source of alpha hydroxy acid as well as vitamin C. These naturally occurring skin care ingredients are scientifically proven to help prevent premature skin aging.

- Egg yolk
- Honey
- Orange juice
- Gelatin

- Take one egg yolk and add one tablespoon honey into it.
- Add 1/8 cup orange juice to it and mix well.
- Now add 1 packet of gelatin in it.
- Mix them well and apply evenly on face for 20-30 minutes.

Side Tip

Fruits contain plenty of vitamins. Whenever you eat fruits, do not wash your hands rather massage their juice on your face and let it be there. This will definitely help nourish your skin and make it glowing.