Best Homemade Cucumber Face Packs and Masks

Cucumbers which are normally used to make salads world over are great food which contains fibers. Cucumber is a superb vegetable to cool off for body and skin in burning heat in the summers. This inexpensive, humble and all time easily available vegetable is filled with nutrients which are valuable for health, body and skin. Like other vegetables and fruits cucumber also has loads of beauty and health benefits. Cucumbers comprise vitamin A and C and high quantity of anti-oxidants. Cucumbers comprise of caffeine acid which is an anti-oxidant which helps to avoid skin damage.

In beauty cucumbers are extensively used as an easy homemade treatment to cure puffy eyes, wrinkles, dark circles, spots and suntan. Below I have collected few homemade cucumber face packs and masks for all skin types to obtain the best benefits of this superb natural ingredient which is great on antioxidants and silica.

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Cucumber has skin refreshing properties which makes the skin tone healthier and helps to shrink large pores of the skin. Cucumber juice also helps to improve the skin complexion. Cucumber also cools down the skin and relaxes irritation due to its high water content and also eases water preservation.  This cooling vegetable is also used to lighten skin nature and spots. Cucumber juice tones and refreshes skin. Regular use of cucumber face packs and masks helps to reduces skin tanning. Read on to know Natural Face Packs Made from Cucumber.

Best Homemade Cucumber Face Packs and Masks:

1. Cucumber and Milk (Cooling) Face Pack:

This is a revitalizing face mask which enhances the skin tone.  Take 1 or 2 full slices of cucumber with skin and add few mint leaves and make a thick paste out of it.  Now add few drops of milk to this paste then mix it properly. Apply this pack on the face and neck with the help of cotton and leave for 20 mins then wash off with cold water and get toned and bright skin. You can use this pack daily in summers.

2. Cucumber and Fuller’s Earth Face Pack:

This pack is best for acne skin. Mix about 2 tbsp. of cucumber juice, add few drops of rose water and add 1 tsp. of fuller’s earth and prepare a smooth thick paste. Apply on cleanse face and neck leave it for 15 mins and wash off using Luke warm water.

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3. Cucumber, Oats and Tomato Face Mask:

Take about 2-3 tbsp. of cucumber juice, 2 -3 tsp. of tomato juice and add a tsp. of oatmeal. Let it get set for some time so that the oats get temper up. Now just mix all the ingredients and make a fine paste. Apply the pack on the face and neck, leave for 15-20 mins then wash off the using normal water. This pack will make the oily skin, free of the surplus oils and deeply purifies the skin pores. This cucumber face pack will also help to get rid of sun tan when used regularly. Use this pack at least 3 times a week.

4. Cucumber and Curd Face Pack:

The best and easy face pack to treat sun tan and makes skin soft to cucumber and curd face mask.  Make a paste using a few slices of cucumber and mix it with little curd.  Mix both ingredients well and apply on cleansed face and neck, relax for 20 mins and rinse off using cold water.

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5. Cucumber & Avocado Face Pack:

This face mask will help to soften your skin and decrease blemishes from the skin. All you need is to make a paste of ½ cucumber, avocado and tomato. Mix about a tbsp. of honey.  Just mix all the ingredients properly and prepare a smooth paste. Now apply the mask on face and neck leave for 15-20 mins, then wash of using cold water.

6. Cucumber and Rice Flour Face Pack / Scrub:

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Rice flour is good to treat blemishes, blackheads, wrinkles and pigmentation. Coriander helps to refresh and tone the skin like cucumbers. This face pack also acts as a natural scrub. To make this natural face pack/scrub, blend coriander and cucumber to a smooth liquid paste.  Add few drops lemon juice and rice powder then mix all the ingredients well. Then apply this mask to face and neck in circular motions, Leave for few mins then rinse off using cold water.

7. Cucumber and Oats Face Mask:

I like to call this face mask as cool cucumber face pack as it includes buttermilk which gives cooling effect on skin. This face pack is perfect for all skin types especially in summers.  Just grind a tbsp. of oats and mix the grind-ed oats powder with grated cucumber. Then add 2 tbsp. of buttermilk and few drops of lemon juice to the paste. Now blend all the ingredients and apply on face and neck leave for 15 mins. Then wash off using warm water.

8. Cucumber and Honey Face Mask:

This is best Anti-Aging cucumber face pack. Take 2 tbsp. of yogurt, ½  tbsp. of honey and lemon juice, grated cucumber and about 3 capsules of Vitamin E. First mix yogurt, honey and lemon then add grated cucumber and 3 capsules of Vitamin E to this mixture. Now mix all the ingredients properly then apply on face and neck for 15 mins and wash off using warm water.

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