Avocado Beauty Benefits

The fatty acids in avocado are really amazing, helping to keep skin persistently hydrated without irritation.

A . Revitalizing Mask

The yogurt in this mask is anti-inflammatory but also has exfoliating properties. Avocado has lots of B vitamins and fatty acids, so it’s essential to keep the skin hydrated.”

Ingredients:
1/2 cup yogurt
1/2 avocado, mashed
1/4 cup honey

Just mix everything together, apply the mask to skin, and leave on for 20 minutes before rinsing.

B. Moisturizing Mask

The omega-3 fatty acids and vitamin B in avocado helps to bring back moisture to superparched skin.

Ingredients:
2 tablespoons honey
2 tablespoons avocado, mashed
2 tablespoons olive oil
1 mango, mashed

Mix all ingredients, then apply to face and leave on for 20 minutes. Rinse.

C. Detoxifying Mask

Wheat grass juice in this recipe makes it deep cleansing.

Ingredients:
1/4 cup yogurt
1/2 avocado, mashed
2 tablespoons oat grass juice or wheat grass juice

Combine all the ingredients, then apply to face carefully — the juice can make the mask a little runny, so protect your clothes — and leave on for 15 minutes before rinsing.

D. Antibacterial Mask

This mask is great for those with mild acne and combination skin.

Ingredients:
1/2 avocado, mashed
1 teaspoon coconut oil
1 teaspoon aloe vera

Mix all the ingredients in a bowl. Apply to the face and leave on for 10 minutes. Rinse with a warm cloth.

E. Brightening Mask

For face or body, this mask is a DIY antiaging dream.

Ingredients:
1 teaspoon matcha green tea powder
1/4 avocado, mashed
3 tablespoons brown sugar
1 tablespoon honey

Combine all the ingredients in a bowl. Apply a thin layer to the face (or body), scrubbing gently in circular motions and avoiding the eye area. Leave on for 10 minutes, and rinse with a warm cloth.

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