Citrus fruits mask can be prepared at home and can be a good remedy for lightening the skin. It also aids in exfoliating the skin and thus removes the dead cells from the skin surface.
It can also nourish the skin with the vitamins and minerals present in it.
Citrus Fruit Face Masks
Orange Face Mask
Take one medium sized orange and peel and remove the seeds and take out the juice. Now add this orange juice to two tablespoon green clay powder and one teaspoon powdered milk and mix gently. Keep the mixture for about 30 minutes and then stir well. Apply this mixture on your skin and leave it for 20 minutes. Then wash off with warm water.
Take quarter piece of apple, quarter part of a peeled orange, six grapes and three strawberries in a blender and blend them well till you get a fine paste. Wash your face and neck and make a thin coating with honey. Then spread the fruit paste over the honey coating and allow the mixture to be there for about 15 minutes. After wards rinse off with warm water.
Lemon and Cream Cheese Mask
Take one peeled lemon and ward off the seeds. Mash the pulp and mix it with three ounce softened cream cheese. Make a fine paste and apply this mixture on your cleaned skin. Keep the mask for about 15 minutes and then wash with tepid water.
Lemon and Cucumber Mask
Make the puree with half peeled cucumber and mix it with an egg white. To this add one tablespoon lemon juice and one teaspoon mint juice. Combine the entire mixture well and keep it in the refrigerator for 10 minutes. Then apply this mixture on your cleaned skin and leave it there for 15 minutes. Wash off the pack with cool water.
Blemished Skin Mask
Get a ripe tomato and chop it finely. To this add one teaspoon lemon juice and one tablespoon oat meal and blend them well to make a thick paste.
Then apply this mixture on your face and on areas having blemish. Keep it for 10 minutes and then scrub it with a cotton pad dipped in tepid water.
This will help you to get rid of the blemishes from the skin.