7 Amazing Potato Benefits And Face Packs

Sana Saif

7 Amazing Potato Benefits And Face Packs

Potatoes are the most eaten vegetable in the world. They are loved in every form of food like fries, chips, mashed, or baked by every age of people either kids or elders. Potatoes are enriched with vitamins C, B6, B1, and B3. Also contains minerals like magnesium and potassium. They have antioxidants beneficial for health and skin. They can help you to achieve clear, glowing, and radiant skin. You can make many different face packs. Potatoes have antioxidants, antibacterial, and hydrating properties. They help treat acne, sunburn, and exfoliate the skin, and give hydration and cooling effects to the skin. Here are some benefits, and homemade face packs of Potatoes:

Potato Face Pack

Potato and Honey Face Pack for the Skin Brightening

Potato juice has acidic and skin-bleaching properties. Honey moisturizes and softens the skin. Face pack with potato and honey helps in glowing and brightening the skin

Ingredients:

  • Potato juice 
  • Honey

How to use:

Grate a potato and squeeze it to take potato juice. Potato juice helps lighten the skin. Mix the potato juice and honey. Apply this on your face for 10 to 15 minutes for skin brightening and a radiant glow. You can apply this once or twice a week if you are not allergic to potatoes and honey.

Potato and Honey Face Pack

Anti-Aging Potato and Yogurt Face Pack 

Potatoes are enriched in antioxidants and vitamin C. Antioxidants and Vitamin C reduce the signs of aging. Yogurt contains lactic acid and has anti-aging properties. It tightens the open pores and helps in the exfoliation of the skin. It prevents skin damage from free radicals. There are some anti-aging creams available in the market. But homemade face masks can be made by mixing potato pulp and yogurt.

Ingredients:

  • ½ Grated potato or potato pulp
  • 2 Tablespoons of plain yogurt

How to Use:

Mix grated potato or potato pulp with yogurt to make a paste. Apply this mixture on your face for 15 to 20 minutes or until it dries. Then wash it off with tap water. Apply this mask twice a week.

Potato and Yogurt Face Pack

Potato, Milk, And Glycerin Face Pack For Wrinkles

Glycerin hydrates the skin and replenishes its elasticity. Potato and glycerin help in reducing wrinkles, spots, and dark circles. If you have skin irritations, rashes, or dry damaged skin use glycerin cautiously.

Ingredients:

  • 1 Potato (grated)
  • 2 Tablespoons raw milk
  • 3-4 drops of Glycerin

How to use:

Mix grated potato, raw milk, and glycerin to make a paste.  Apply this paste to your face and leave for 15 minutes or until it dries.  Then rinse it off.

Potato, Milk, And Glycerin Face Pack

Potato and Fuller’s Earth Face Pack to reduce Dark spots 

Fuller’s earth and potato tighten the skin and help in removing the tanned skin. Fuller’s Earth (Multani Mitti) and potato both are used in homemade remedies to reduce dark spots and marks. 

Ingredients:

  • 1 Tablespoon Fuller’s earth
  • Juice of one Potato

How to use:

Grate a potato and extract the juice. Mix Fuller’s earth in this juice to form a thick paste. Apply this mixture to your face and leave for 15 to 20 minutes. Then rinse it off with tap water. Use this pack twice a week otherwise your skin becomes dry. `

Potato and Fuller’s Earth Face Pack

Oatmeal and Potato Face Pack for Oily Skin

Potato and oatmeal absorb excess oil from oily skin. They also remove the dirt and grease from the skin. Oatmeal helps to produce less sebum and also moisturizes the skin.

Ingredients:

  • 3  Boiled Potatoes
  • 2 Tablespoons milk
  • 1 Tablespoon oatmeal
  • 1 Teaspoon lemon juice

How to use:

Crush the boiled potatoes in a bowl. Add 2 tablespoons of milk, 1 tablespoon of oatmeal, and 1 teaspoon of lemon juice to it. Mix well to form a smooth paste. Apply this mixture to your face and leave for 25 to 30 minutes. Then rinse off with lukewarm water. Use this pack twice a week.

Oatmeal and Potato Face Pack

Rice Flour and Potato Face Pack for Pigmentation

Potato juice removes the Tan and helps to reduce the scars and dark spots. Rice flour exfoliates the skin by removing the layer of dead skin cells from the skin. It softens the skin and gives a radiant glow. Lemon juice reduces the open pores, and honey moisturizes the skin.

Ingredients:

  • 1 Teaspoon Potato juice
  • 1 Teaspoon Rice flour
  • 1 Teaspoon Lemon juice (optional)
  • 1 Teaspoon Honey

How to use:

Mix potato juice, honey, rice flour, and lemon juice to form a thick paste. Apply the mixture to your face and neck and rest it to dry. Then remove the pack by gently scrubbing it off with wet hands moving in a circular motion. This pack can be used twice a week to get clear pigmentation-free skin.

Rice Flour and Potato Face Pack

Potato And Tomato Face Mask For Acne

Tomatoes and potatoes have antioxidants and antibacterial properties. Which reduces the skin’s redness, and keeps your skin free of germs and bacteria. And the acidic properties open the clogged pores, which helps treat acne. Apply mashed or grated potato directly to the areas of acne or pimples.

Ingredients:

  • 1 Tablespoon Potato juice 
  • 1 Tablespoon Tomato juice
  • 1 Tablespoon Honey

How to use:

Mix Potato juice, Tomato juice, and honey to form a mixture. Apply this mixture for 15 to 20 minutes, then rinse it off with water. Please do a patch test if you have sensitive skin or are allergic to potatoes.

Potato And Tomato Face Mask

Summing Up

Potatoes when combined with the right ingredients work effectively for the skin’s health. Helps in reducing acne, pigmentation, dark spots, and wrinkles. Also helps brighten the skin has anti-aging properties, and opens clogged pores. Always do a patch test if you have sensitive skin or are allergic to any ingredient.

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