We are all familiar with peel-off masks especially the charcoal peel off mask and citrus peel off masks that not only peel off dead skin cells and blackheads but also cleanses the pores and makes skin clear and soft. Peel off masks that we get commercially are very expensive and making them at home can give similar or better results and is cheaper as well! Below is an easy DIY for milk and gelatin peel off pore strips along with its benefits:
Milk can cleanse your pores and help you keep your skin clean and clear. Regular usage of milk for skin keeps it glowing and shiny. Milk is anti-inflammatory in nature hence temporary inflammation caused by pulling off the hair calms down soon and present acne too heals up quickly.
Gelatin and milk pore peel-off strips also removes facial hair, blackheads and white heads that makes skin smooth and soft. Additionally, it also removes dead skin layer that improves your complexion and evens out your skin tone.
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Things you need –
2-3 tablespoons milk and 1 tablespoon gelatin.
To make the mask, firstly add in 1 tablespoon gelatin into a clean and dry bowl and then add in 2-3 tablespoons of milk.
Give it a good stir and keep it for 5-10 minutes for the gelatin to dissolve with occasional stirring.
This will ensure that the gelatin gets well incorporated with milk after heating it.
Now, microwave the mixture for 30 seconds or until you get a creamy consistency of the mixture.
If you do not have a microwave, you can simply warm it up in a double boiler with continues stirring. Another trick is to pour hot milk directly into the gelatin so that you do not have to warm it later.
Now, after the mixtures is touchable yet warm, apply it on your face carefully making sure it does not get near your eyebrows and hair line as it can make removal painful.
Use brush or popsicle stick to apply the mask. Let the mask dry for about 30 minutes and the peel it off gently in upward direction. You can only use this mask where you have blackheads instead of the whole face.
Finally, wash off any remains, pat dry and apply a soothing toner and moisturizer. You are done! BEAUTY DIY: CINNAMON HAIR MASK FOR FASTER HAIR GROWTH
Caution – Patch test before use.