Beauty Recipes with Tomato
Tomatoes are ideal for consumption and also for applying on the skin. Tomato juice or pulp can protect your skin from sun damage. Tomatoes can be applied on oily skin and it can open skin pores and can clean the skin. It is also ideal for blemishes and blackheads. Here are some tomato recipes that may help you to beautify your skin.
Tomato can be used as an astringent and it helps you to remove the blemishes and black heads. Apply mashed tomatoes or slices of tomatoes on your skin and keep it there for 15 minutes. There after remove it and wash it off with cool water.
Tomato Juice and Curd
Take two teaspoon tomato juice and mix it with four teaspoon curd and apply it on your cleaned skin. Keep the mixture for about 15 minutes and then wash off with cool water. This will give you a glowing skin.
Tomato Juice and Honey
Take equal quantities of honey and tomato juice and mix them well. Spread this mixture on your neck and face and leave it there for 15 minutes. Then rinse off with cool water and this will help in developing a glowing skin.
Tomato and Oat Meal
Take a red ripe finely chopped tomato and to this add one teaspoon lemon juice and one tablespoon oatmeal and mix them in a blender for combining them well. The mixture must be in a thick consistency, other wise you need to add more oatmeal to it. Apply this mixture on your skin and allow it to be there for 10 minutes. Now gently rub the mixture on your face using a cotton pad dipped in luke warm water. This will help you to remove the dark blemishes on your skin.
Tomato Juice and Cucumber
Extract juice from one half of a cucumber and also from one ripe tomato and mix them well. To this add one teaspoon lemon juice, half teaspoon turmeric powder and four tablespoon cornmeal powder and mix them well to make a fine mixture. Spread this paste around your eyes and keep it there for 15 minutes. Then rinse the paste with tepid water and this will help you to remove the dark circles around your eyes.