Body masks are designed to improve the texture and appearance of the skin by helping to rid the body of excess fluids and toxins. Body masks for treating skin, by drawing out impurities and taking away dead skin cells; re- moisturizing and restoring the skins healthy? glow. The benefits of body masks include body contouring, detoxification, boosting of the lymphatic system and metabolism, temporary inch loss, skin tightening, and skin softening.
Besides softening the skin, body mask function is to open clogged pores due to dirt, dust. Masks can also restore moisture los and smooth skin. Body masks are applied to cleaned and dried skin and left for a few minutes until it completely dries off before rinsing it.
Body masks are available in various styles and types. Common ingredients that work well for body masks are clay, turmeric, honey, lemon, avocado, yoghurt and milk. Turmeric has amazing anti-inflammatory properties and therefore turmeric mask works very well in case of skin inflammation. Turmeric face masks are used to rejuvenate skin. Regular use of turmeric with various combinations of ingredients can soften the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines.
Yogurt is rife with lactic acid, and your skin benefits from having it applied directly.
A yogurt works great on acne and pimples. Yogurt is rich in zinc mineral, which helps to reduce and prevent acne and pimples. Regularly applying it on your skin will keep your skin in healthy shape and helps to prevent it from breaking out. It also helps in settling any kind of inflammation or redness on skin. It is also known as natural astringent for skin.
Using honey masks for acne treatment is a very popular home remedy. You can get rid of acne without enduring the pain of digesting bitter pills or applying those creams and lotions which, in most cases, are nothing but lumps of petroleum jelly mixed with an artificial scent, color, mild bleach and random antibiotics.
Using an oatmeal face mask introduces plenty of amino acids into the skin, which helps build up the skin making it look younger. It also helps to soothe your skin, and is a great follow up to some of the more harsh masks to calm your skin back down and reduce reddening.
Aloe Vera is well known for its skin-friendly properties. It moistens, soothes, softens, and tones skin. Additionally, this mixture includes the remarkable antimicrobial and antioxidant properties of honey. This mask is best for people who have sensitive skin or commonly suffer from redness, inflammation, itching, and irritation.
process of skin tightening from your body mask can be continued for several days afterwards by retaining the fluid on the skin for several days. This is done by showering only with cool water, and restricting use of soap to groin and underarms. If you get a massage, please shower carefully prior to your body mask. Oils and lotions should be removed from your skin prior to the body mask.