Summer has already knocked our doors and it means business. And heat is increasing day by day this summer so thought why not to share some more face packs recipes with you all. You step out of the house and you can literally feel the heat burning your skin. Besides dehydrating the body, the extreme temperature can cause havoc on the skin and can cause tanning, pigmentation, early ageing etc. The result is dull, tried and sallow looking skin with zero appeal.


Yes, one can always go to the salon but let’s be honest, who has the time? But the lack of time should not refrain you from talking care of your skin and that’s why today I’m share a list of 18 best homemade face packs which are easy to make but equally effective in beating the summer rage on the skin.


Below is the list of homemade face packs which will help your skin to stay cool, shiny and soft.

Best Homemade Face Packs for summer # 1: Mint pack 

This pack is one of the best summer packs to soothe your skin from the summer heat.


• Fresh mint

• Turmeric powder – a pinch

• Lukewarm water


1. Take some fresh mint and make a fine paste of it. Now add a pinch of turmeric powder and mix well.

2. Wash your face with lukewarm water and apply this fine paste all over the face.

3. Leave for 15 minutes and wash with cold water.

Best Homemade Face Packs for summer # 2: Cleansing with milk

Regular cleansing is one of the most important steps to get glowing skin during summer.


• Piece of cotton

• Milk


Dip a piece of cotton wool in milk and wipe your face with it. It also cleans unseen dirt which can go down into your pores.

Best Homemade Face Packs for summer # 3: Almond oil therapy

This therapy is a fine cleanser and it is very effective in protecting the delicate skin under the eyes.


• Piece of cotton

• Almond oil


Dip a piece of cotton wool in almond oil and wipe your face with it. It is an effective cleanser, for removing unseen dirt.

Best Homemade Face Packs for summer # 4: Soya beans or lentil pack

Soya beans are rich in isoflavone and applying this pack will help to slow down the process of ageing of the skin.


• 50 grams soya beans or masoor dal

• Water

• Unboiled milk

• Almond oil


1. Take fifty grams Soya beans (or masoor dal), soak it in water over-night.

2. Grind it well next morning into as paste after removing the shells.

3.  Mix un boiled milk and almond oil in the paste and apply.

Best Homemade Face Packs for summer # 5: Cucumber face pack

This pack will help to keep your skin hydrated and smooth during summers.


1 cucumber

1 tbsp. sugar


1. Peel a cucumber and mash it in a bowl.

2. Add 1 tbsp. of sugar into the mashed cucumber and mix well.

3. Place it in the refrigerator until cool.

4. Apply it to your face and leave it on for ten minutes. Use cold water to wash your face.

Best Homemade Face Packs for summer # 6: Tomato pulp face pack

This homemade pack is best for oily skin. Besides that, this pack will also help to remove tan and polish the surface of the skin to give a healthy shine.


• Tomato pulp

• Drop of honey


1. Take tomato pulp and mix a drop of honey into it

2. Apply this mixture on your face and leave it for few minutes, before rinsing it with cold water.

Best Homemade Face Packs for summer # 7: Oatmeal pack

This pack is best for people who suffer from dry skin during summers.


• Cucumber

• Cup of oatmeal

• Spoonful of yoghurt


1. Combine cucumber with a cup of oatmeal and a spoonful of yoghurt to form a thick paste.

2. Apply it on your facial skin and wait for approximately 30 mins before rinsing it with lukewarm water.

Best Homemade Face Packs for summer # 8: Banana facial mask

This easily accessible fruit can be of great aid, if you are a victim of dry skin during summers.


• ½ banana

• 1 tablespoon honey

• 2 tablespoon sour cream


1. Mash 1/2 banana and add 1 tablespoon honey and 2 tablespoons sour cream.

2. Apply to face and let set for about 10 minutes. Gently wipe off with a damp wash cloth or wash it off with lukewarm water.

Best Homemade Face Packs for summer # 9: Milk and honey bleach

This works well for oily skin and helps to get rid of the tan.


• 4 tbsp milk

• 1 tbsp honey

• 2 tbsp lemon juice


1. Mix all the above ingredients together.

2. Apply the mixture evenly on the tanned areas for 15 minutes.

3. Wash with cold water when dried.

Best Homemade Face Packs for summer # 10: Egg mask

This pack is best to get smooth and oil free skin.


• One egg-white

• Touch of lemon juice


1. Beat one egg-white until stiff with some lemon juice. Apply this paste on your skin for 20 mins.

2. Wash it off with lukewarm water.

Best Homemade Face Packs for summer # 11: Besan magic

If you are pimple prone during summers, then this pack is for you. This pack has anti-microbial properties which will help to curb pimples.


• Gram flour/besan

• Honey


1. Mix gram flour and warm honey.

2. Apply this paste regularly to your face for 20 mins. Wash it off, thoroughly with cold water.

Best Homemade Face Packs for summer # 12: Chocolate face pack

This delicious and tempting face pack can be a feast for your skin.


• 2 tablespoons of dark chocolate or cocoa powder

• 5 tablespoon of honey

• 1 tablespoon of milk


1. Mix two tablespoons of dark chocolate or cocoa powder with five tablespoons of honey.

2. Add a tablespoon of milk to this mixture and mix well.

3. Apply on your face and leave it for ten minutes after which, you can feast it down your throat.

Best Homemade Face Packs for summer # 13: Watermelon face pack

This soothing fruit is for your skin as well as your taste buds. Indulge in this tasty and hydrating fruit this summer but as a face pack. Besides, it will also help to clear your skin, by removing blemishes and acts as a toner.


• 2 tblsp cucumber juice

• 2 tblsp watermelon juice

• 1 tsp yoghurt

• 1 tsp milk powder


1. Mix all the above intergradient’ s and apply on your face for about fifteen minutes.

2. Wash it off thoroughly with cold water.

Best Homemade Face Packs for summer # 14: Pumpkin mask

Pumpkin is loaded with natural exfoliating acids and antioxidants. Use this mask to brighten, calm your breakouts and to soften the appearance of fine lines and sun damage.


• ½ cup fresh pumpkin pulp

• 2 eggs

• 2 teaspoon almond milk

• 1 teaspoon honey (for dry skin)

• 2 teaspoon apple cider or cranberry juice (for oily skin)


1. Puree the fresh pumpkin pulp into a thick paste. Add the egg to it.

2. If your skin is dry, stir in a splash of omega-rich almond milk and the honey.

3. For oilier complexions, instead stir in apple cider vinegar or cranberry juice.

4. Mix well. Apply the mask, leaving it on for 15-20 minutes, depending on your skin sensitivity.

5. Rinse with cool water and moisturize as usual.

Best Homemade Face Packs for summer # 15: Aloe Vera gel pack

Aloe Vera has great soothing properties but this mask may irritate sensitive skin so test it on arm before trying it on your face.


• Aloe Vera juice


1. Extract fresh aloe Vera from a juicy leaf and apply to the face.

2. Leave on for fifteen minutes and then splash face with cold water.

Best Homemade Face Packs for summer # 16: Sandalwood magic

Sandalwood has great soothing properties and it also helps to get rid of blemishes and tans.


• Sandalwood powder

• Rose water


1. Take some Sandalwood powder and make a thin paste with rose water.

2. At bed time wash your faces with lukewarm water. Apply this paste on face and leave for overnight. Wash in the morning with lukewarm water.

Best Homemade Face Packs for summer # 17: Kiwi face pack

To get rid of the tanned look this face pack is ideal.


• Paste of soaked almonds

• Half cup besan

• Few tablespoons of milk

• Two slices of kiwi


1. Make a paste of a handful of almonds that have been soaked overnight. Add this paste to half a cup of besan or gram flour.

2. Add a few tablespoons of milk and mix to get smooth consistency.

3. Apply some of the mixture on your face and gently scrub your face. Spread remaining pack over the face.

4. Place two slices of kiwi over your closed eyelids, leave aside for 15 minutes. Wash off with water.

Best Homemade Face Packs for summer # 18: Milk powder face pack

This pack will ensure that you get a soft and moisturized look for the summer.


• Two teaspoons milk powder

• Two tablespoons honey


1. Mix two teaspoons of milk powder with two tablespoons of honey.

2. Apply on your face to fight dryness for 15 minutes and then wash it with cold water.

If you are allergic to any of the above ingredients then please avoid using them. Try the above face packs they really effective in this sunny summer.


  • Priya

    Hi there,

    I wonder if you could help me. I have dark knees and elbows and have spent a fortune on majority of the skin lightning creams on the market which dont work. Please can you recommend a home remedy?

    Look forward to hearing from you.


    • Hi Priya…. U cn try lemon, salt and turmeric powder.Take half lemon put a pinch of turmeric powder and a pinch of salt on it and rub it on knees and elbows by squeezing it rub for 5 – 6 min leave for 3 min then wash it, do this daily. U cn also try milk, lemon and turmeric, take 2 tsp of milk or milk cream add half lemon juice and 2 pinch of turmeric powder mix all then apply it on knees and elbows leave for 10 min then wash it, u cn use this mask daily. Try these mask and let me know the results will be waiting for ur reply :)

      Take care

  • sneha mohanan

    hi,I have pimples on my face. I have tried many things but all in vain. Can u suggest any homemade facepack so that i can get rid of my pimples.waiting for u reply

    • Hello sneha.. u didn’t mention ur skin type. If u hv oily skin then i would suggest u gram flour(besan) mask,take 2 tsp of gram flour,add 1 tsp of honey, 5 drops of lemon juice,add a pinch of turmeric powder, add 2 tsp of mustard oil and add curds until it becomes smooth paste like face mask then apply it on ur face leave for 10 min then wash use this mask daily until pimples get rid off then u cn use weekly twice to maintain ur skin. And if u hv dry skin then u cn use egg yolk mask, Take one egg yolk, add 2 tsp of honey,add 5 drop of lemon juice and add 2 tsp of olive oil mix it well then apply it on ur face leave until it gets dry then wash ur face using mild face wash, this mask works great on dry skin with pimple u cn use this mask daily.

      Take care

  • ankita

    hi! I am ankita, I have patchy skin on my face, I also have blackness on my knees ,elbow, neck and thighs what should I do.

    • Hi Ankita…… u can use lemon for face,knees, elbow, neck and thighs daily rub lemon for 5 min before bath leave for 2 min then wash it,u can use honey, a pinch of turmeric powder and lemon juice. Mix all the ingredients then apply it on face leave for 15 min then wash it. U can use it daily until dark patches becomes lighter.

      Take care

  • NIVI

    I have small small hair’s on my face.. my upperlips is darker. what can i do?

    • Hello Nivi…. u cn remove by doing facial waxing or threading only these are the best way to remove facial hairs. But use astringent lotion once u do waxing or threading, and after sometime apply moisturizer lotion or any face cream by doing this u cn avoid getting small pimple on face.

      Take care

  • Lakshmi

    hi my face looking dark bcoz of travel, can u help me to brighten my skin and look fresh always…

    • Hi Lakshmi….. U can use this remedy Make face mask using oatmeal, a pinch of turmeric and milk. Make a paste and apply on your face. After 10 minutes wash with water while massaging. Great home remedy to get fair skin naturally. It also acts as a scrubber. All the dirt and oil from your skin washes away and your complexion becomes fairer. u cn also try To get fair skin, mix honey with lemon/lime juice and apply on the face and wash after it dries. Lemon and Lime work as natural bleach.

      Take care

  • Moumita Roy

    Hi my face is dark cause i do alot of working outside soo face my face is dark. can u tell me a way i brighten my skin color

    • Hi Moumita…. U cn use this remedy, Apply 1 spoon of tomato juice with 6 spoons of buttermilk on the sunburn affected areas to cure them quickly. Tomato can alone treat sunburn. U cn also try Make a mask at home mixing barley, yogurt, and turmeric in equal amount to apply on your sunburn affected areas to treat them naturally at home.
      U cn rub lemon on tanned areas for 5 min then wash it, rub daily.


  • Moumita Roy

    srry to bother u but u know i have another question
    i dont get enough sleep thats why i ahev dark circles under my eyes
    IS THEIR ANY WAY to get rid of them without cucumber i am allergic to cucumber

    • Hello Moumita…. Lets me tell u one thing if u won’t sleep properly the ur dark circle will not reduce, U cn use vitamin e oil. apply vitamin e oil on dark circle while sleeping then wash in the morning apply daily night for good results.


  • Ankita Patel

    do u know how to lose weight without using any waist trimming belt or excercising and home remedy

    • Hello Ankita…… I am not so good in dieting as i have no expertise on the same but i think “no pain no gain” mean to say u need to avoid junk food, white rice and fried food instead opt for Brown rice, chapati and u need to exercise at-least 4 days a week.

  • Sanaya Irani

    i have dark knees and elbows wat can i do to make them gone :-D

    • Hello Sanaya….. U cn use these remedy to get rid of dark knees and elbows, Rub some lemon juice on your elbows and knees and leave for 10-15 minutes daily. Or Apply a mixture of 2 tsp olive oil and 1 tsp sugar to your elbows, and allow it to dry. Rub it clean with a towel.


  • Nisha


    My face is always hot. If u will touch it u will feel the heat in it.
    But rest of my body parts are always cold. I get tan vey easily.
    If I am not going out then also.
    What should I do in that case.
    Mail me ur reply.


    • Hello Nisha….. start drinking butter milk every other day it will keep ur skin cold. u cn use this remedy,Gram flour has also shown great results when used in face mask to get a fair and glowing skin. It can be used by making a paste with milk and a pinch of turmeric. For oily skin you can add rose water instead of milk.

      Wash ur face using cold water and rose water, use sandalwood face mask weekly twice at least.


  • Nisha

    My skin type is combination . Which facial I should go for.

  • Meenal

    Hi my face is dark & oily too. I tried many things but nothing works plz tell me what should I do??

    • Hello Meenal….. u cn use this remedy,Take about 2 tsp. Fullers earth, 1 pinch of turmeric powder and 1 tsp. rose water/lemon juice, Make a paste of fuller’s earth, turmeric powder and rose water (lemon juice if your skin is extremely oily). Apply this paste all over your face; wash off with lukewarm water when dried up.

      Follow this link to know more remedies:-


  • kirti gupta

    hey..i want to get rid from stickyness and darkness in summers only..i want to know how to get rid from..plss reply soon.. :-) :-)

  • Anjali gupta

    i want to noe the remedy of how to get from dark circles fast…which actually clear it…plss help ..? :cry:

    • Hello Anjali…. u cn use this remedy, Apply vitamin e oil daily night before going to bed. Clean your face and apply vitamin e oil around your eyes and wash it in the morning.

      Follow this link to know more remedies:-


  • kirti gupta

    i have normal skin..can i use fullers earth with rose daily as facewash…will it help me..?

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