8 Effective Ayurvedic and Natural Face Packs For Glowing Skin

A good skin is a symbol of good health and it requires as much care as any other part of your body. If your skin is neither dry nor oily then you have a normal skin. Such skin has the correct pH and moisture balance. The skin tone is even and it usually does not develop blemishes and spots easily. Also, Why burning a hole in your pocket, when you have wonderful natural ingredients in your kitchen. Look through these 8 easy-to-make natural face packs for a clear, beautiful and glowing skin.


Red Lentils and Milk Face Pack

Ingredients needed:

  • Red lentils or masoor dal
  • Milk – 1 to 2 tablespoons
  • Rosewater – 1 tablespoon
  • Turmeric powder – ¼ teaspoon or a pinch


Take about 50 grams of red lentils and soak them overnight in a bowl of water. Grind the lentils to make a fine paste. Now, take a clean bowl and add a tablespoon of red lentils paste, one tablespoon of milk, a pinch of turmeric powder and a tablespoon of rosewater. Mix it well to make a fine paste. Wash your face and apply the Red Lentils and Milk face pack for about 15-20 minutes. Rinse it off with cold water.

This facial pack is amazing to get the glowing and shiny skin.


Fuller’s Earth Face Pack

Ingredients needed:

  • Fuller’s earth or Multani Mitti
  • Sandalwood powder or Chandan
  • Rosewater or Gulabjal


Take a tablespoon of Multani Mitti in a clean bowl. Add a teaspoon of sandalwood powder or Chandan to it. Finally, add a tablespoon of rosewater and mix all the ingredients well to get the face pack ready. Apply the mixture evenly to the face for about 15 minutes. Rinse it off with cold water. It gives a clear and radiating skin.

#Benefits of multani mitti

  1. It has oil absorbing and cleansing property.
  2. It is anti-inflammatory and antibacterial.
  3. It balances pH level of the skin.

#Benefits of Chandan powder

  1. It refreshes the skin.
  2. It has the property to soothe the skin.


Avocado Face Pack

Ingredients needed:

  • Avocado
  • Honey
  • Warm water


Take an avocado and cut a slice out of it. Get the pulp out from the slice taken with the help of a spoon. Mash it well into a bowl. Now, add one tablespoon of honey and some warm water. Mix the ingredients well to make a fine mixture.

Apply this Avocado face pack for about 20 minutes and then rinse it off with warm water. It is advisable to use this incredible mask twice a week.

#Benefits of Avocado

  1. Avocados are anti-aging.
  2. It goes deep into the pores so that all vitamins and healthy nutrients reach to the skin.
  3. It keeps the skin hydrated.

#Benefits of honey

  1. Honey is a great moisturizer.
  2. It adds glow and glitter to the skin.


Baking Soda Face Pack

Ingredients needed:

  • Baking soda
  • Honey


Take a tablespoon of baking soda in a bowl and just add another tablespoon of honey. Mix it well and the magic mask is ready! Apply it for 15-20 minutes and then rinse it off with cold water.

This facial mask keeps acne and pimples away and adds an incredible glow to the skin.

#Benefits of baking soda

  1. Baking soda has so many cosmetic properties.
  2. It acts as a good facial scrub.
  3. It does wonders for dry skin.
  4. It soothes the skin and add a natural glow.

#Benefits of honey

  1. Honey is a great moisturizer.
  2. It adds glow and glitter to the skin.

Pumpkin Face Pack

Ingredients needed:

  • Pumpkin puree
  • Honey
  • Gram flour
  • Curd


Steps to make pumpkin puree

Cut a slice of pumpkin and remove the seeds. Cut the slice further into 3 to 4 smaller pieces. Now, boil the pumpkin pieces for about 5-10 minutes in a pan to soften the pumpkin pulp. Remove the peel off from the boiled pieces of pumpkin with the help of a knife. Finally, mash the boiled pieces of pumpkin with the help of a spoon into a bowl to get the pumpkin puree ready.

Steps to make the mask

Take 2 tablespoons of pumpkin puree in a bowl. Add a tablespoon of gram flour, a tablespoon of curd and a tablespoon of honey. Mix all the ingredients well to prepare a smooth paste. The pack is ready to apply. Apply the pack and keep until it gets dried up. After that scrub it into circular motion and rinse it off with cold water.

Note: For best results, apply the pumpkin face pack daily for a week. You may prepare the pumpkin puree once and store it in a refrigerator.

#Benefits of Pumpkin

  1. Pumpkin contains antioxidants, retinoic acid, beta-carotene and Vitamins A, C and E.
  2. It contains rich minerals such as copper, potassium, calcium, and phosphorus.
  3. It improves the health of the skin.
  4. Enzymes found in pumpkin help to increase the production of skin cells which in turn makes the skin smooth and clear.
  5. Pumpkin face pack treats dull complexion, aging skin, dark spots, sun tan, and sunburn.


Magical Face Pack

This pack consists of Orange peel powder, Rose Petals powder, Turmeric powder and much more

Ingredients needed:

  • Orange peel powder
  • Rose Petals powder
  • Lodhra
  • Sandalwood powder
  • Mayaphal (Quercus Infectoria)
  • Majith
  • Fuller’s earth or Multani Mitti
  • Camphor powder or Kapur
  • Nutmeg powder
  • Saffron
  • Turmeric powder
  • Yogurt
  • Vitamin E capsule (optional)

The process to prepare magical powder:

Take a cup of orange peel powder, a cup of rose petals powder, a cup of Lodhra, one cup of sandalwood powder, one cup of Mayaphal, one cup of Majith, two cups of Multani Mitti, half teaspoon of camphor powder, two teaspoons of nutmeg powder, half teaspoon of saffron and one cup of turmeric powder together in a big bowl. Mix all the ingredients well.

This powder so obtained can be stored in a jar for about a year.

Process to prepare the pack

Take a teaspoon of the magical powder made with all the ingredients and add a tablespoon of yoghurt to it. You may add a Vitamin E capsule as well. Mix it well and apply for about 20-25 minutes. Then, wash it off with warm water.


Aloe Vera Face Pack

Ingredients needed:

  • Aloe Vera
  • Lemon juice
  • Honey
  • Water

Process to make the pack:

Pluck a fresh aloe vera stem and peel it off. Now, add lemon juice, honey and water (if required) to aloe vera to form a paste. Mix the ingredients well. Apply this on your face for about 20 minutes and then wash it off with cold water. Use this face pack at least twice a week for the youthful and glowing skin.

#Benefits of aloe vera

  1. It helps in treating sunburn.
  2. It works as a great moisturizer for skin.
  3. This pack helps in treating acne and pimples.
  4. It helps in reducing stretch marks.
  5. Best for tan removal.


Turmeric and Gram flour face pack

Ingredients needed:

  • Turmeric powder
  • Gram flour
  • Milk or cream

Process to prepare the pack:

Take two tablespoons of gram flour and two tablespoons of turmeric powder in a bowl. Add milk or cream to it. Mix the ingredients well to form a paste. Apply the mixture evenly to the face and wash it off with cold water.

This pack helps to remove dead cells and blesses the skin with glow and beauty.

Test all above herbal face masks and see which one suits you better.

Stay healthy and take care of your skin!