Potato is inarguably the most popular vegetable. But what many of us do not know is that potato is extremely beneficial for the skin. It is an excellent source of vitamin C, which aids in collagen production and acts as a natural skin lightening agent. Applying potato juice to the skin helps in hydrating and soothing the skin. The skin lightening property of potato juice helps in reducing pigmentation and dark spots and improves complexion. Furthermore, it also helps in firming the skin. The cooling property of potato juice helps in soothing the irritated skin and reduces discomfort caused by prolonged sun exposure.
Here Are The List Of DIY Potato Facial Masks For Even Skin Tone And Fighting Skin Aging
Potato, Olive Oil And Honey Face Mask
Grate two medium sized potatoes and squeeze to extract the juice. Mix the potato juice with a tablespoon of honey and two tablespoons of olive oil. Apply the paste to your face and neck, including the under eye area. Relax for 30 minutes and rinse off with lukewarm water.
Potato And Lemon Juice Face Mask
Combine one teaspoon of potato juice and half a teaspoon of fresh lemon juice. Add a tablespoon of Fuller’s earth and mix the ingredients. Spread the mask on your face and rinse off with warm water after 20 minutes.
Potato And Yogurt Face Mask
Peel and grate one small potato and mix the potato juice and pulp with one tablespoon of unflavored yogurt and one tablespoon of rice flour. Spread the mask on your face and gently massage your face for about 30 to 60 seconds. Relax for 20 to 30 minutes and then wash with lukewarm water.
Potato And Egg White Face Mask
Whisk the white of an egg and add two tablespoons of potato starch, half a teaspoon of lemon juice, half a teaspoon of honey and half a teaspoon of grated cucumber. Mix the ingredients and apply it to the face and neck. After the paste dries out, rinse off with lukewarm water.
Potato And Apple Cider Vinegar Face Mask
Peel and grate a medium sized potato and make a smooth paste. Add ½-teaspoon of apple cider vinegar and a tablespoon of honey to the potato paste and apply it to your face and neck. Wash off after 20 minutes.