10 Best Home Remedies for Glowing Skin

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Home Remedies for Making Skin Glowing

Skin bears wrath of all the environmental stressors everyday and each minute you stay out, even at home it is not spared and needs to withstand activities of chemicals in soap, water, shampoo etc. Apart from this from inside it is also stressed by depleting nutrition, lack of nutrients, dehydration and intake of substances like alcohol and medicines etc. Other than these diseases, unhealthy lifestyle and phases like menopause, pregnancy etc., also strain health, flexibility and tone of skin. Above all growing age is a process which negatively affects health and performance of all the organs of the body including skin. In order to cope with all these pressures and strains skin needs regular support. Home remedies for glowing skin are ways to enhance skin’s health and its tone and make it shiny, glowing and supple.

Home Remedies for Glowing Skin


Take a tablespoon of black gram and mix with 4 to 5 kernels of almond, soak these with a glass of water and let the mixture sit overnight, in the morning grind to form a paste and wear this paste as a mask for 20 to 30 minutes, Later wash off with plain water and repeat the remedy regularly for few weeks. This works as one of the useful home remedies for glowing skin.

Add tablespoon each of honey and fresh lemon juice, stir the mixture till honey gets mixed with lemon juice completely. Apply this mixture over face, neck and exposed parts of the body to improve shade of color of the skin. Repeat this remedy regularly for few weeks, on regular applications these work as potent home remedies for glowing skin.

Take half cup of oatmeal powder pour half cup of warm water and let the mixture sit, allow the mixture become little thicker and apply over face and neck. Massage skin by making circular motions with fingers. Let the mixture sit and dry out and after 20 minutes scrub it off with a damp cotton ball. This is one of the best home remedies for glowing skin which also removes blackheads effectively.


Take rice in sufficient quantities and grind it form a powder, grind it thin so that it feels like a powder. Mix enough water to the rice powder to make a thick paste, apply this paste on the face and neck, this mixture will dry out quickly and fall off. Apply till mixture lasts. Wait for 20 minutes after application and wash off face and neck with cold water. On regular use this works as one of the best home remedies for glowing skin and removing blackheads etc. from the skin.

Take sugar in sufficient quantity and add some water and few drops of lemon juice to it. Use a cotton ball and pick this mixture to scrub the face and neck, let the mixture stay for 5 to 10 minutes and wash off with plain water. This removes dead skin and blackheads and also debris which get accumulated on skin due to oil secretion. This too is one of the popular home remedies for glowing skin.

Take two tablespoons of sandalwood powder and add some drops of rose water to it to make a thick paste. Apply this paste on face and neck and let it stay for 10 to 15 minutes, apply the paste like a face mask, once it has dried out wash off after 15 minutes with cold water. This is another one of the useful home remedies glowing skin.


Take two ripe bananas and mash them, add 2 tablespoons of olive oil to it and blend the mixture in a blender. Apply the final paste over face and neck and wear it like a mask for 20 to 25 minutes. Later wash off with plain water and pat the skin dry. This is another one of the best used home remedies for glowing skin.

Take Fuller’s Earth and add it to some water for 10 minutes, when it has turned into a paste like form apply over face and other areas and let it stay, do not wait it to dry out, when it is about to get dry wash off with plain water. You can also use Fuller’s Earth with a variation, add few crushed curry leaves to the mixture and apply. Curry leaves are excellent for removing dead cells and give a fairer shade to the skin. Both ways these are excellent home remedies for glowing skin.

You can make a paste by adding a teaspoon of turmeric to lemon juice or orange juice. Apply this paste by rubbing the skin in circular motions and let the paste stay for 15 minutes. Later wash off with plain water, do not go out in the Sun wearing this paste. This works as one of the effective home remedies for glowing skin.

Practice these remedies regularly for few weeks as skin takes some time to improve its color shade. Drink plenty of water during the day to stay hydrated and perform some exercises to keep blood flow even and smooth.

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