In this post we will share with you how can you do tomato ice facial at home that will not only give you glowing skin but will also reduce dark spots, improve your blood circulation and soothe your skin from inflammation and irritation caused by makeup and other irritants.
This tomato ice facial consists of 3 steps, tomato scrub, tomato ice cube massage and tomato face pack
Step 1 – Tomato scrub
Ingredients required for this scrub are:
- Honey – 1 teaspoon
- Sugar – 2 teaspoons
- Tomato -1 piece
- Take 2 tsp sugar with 1 tsp honey
- Mix it and now apply this gel on tomato slice
- Rub your face with this tomato slice for 10 minutes
- Wash your face with cold water
This face scrub will remove all damaged and dull skin layer from your face.
Step 2 -Tomato ice cube massage
Ingredients required for this are:
- Tomatoes – 2
- Ice tray
- Cut the tomatoes into small pieces and put them in a blender
- Add a few drops of lemon juice to this and mix well
- Pour this mixture into the ice tray and keep it in the refrigerator to freeze
Simply take one ice cube and rub this all over your face to massage it for about 10 minutes
Step 3 – Face Pack
Ingredients: Tomato, Sandalwood, Lemon Juice
- Take a tomato and blend it to make a thick paste out of it.
- Now add one teaspoon sandalwood powder to this paste.
- Add few drops of lemon juice to this mixture and mix well.
- Apply this mixture all over your face and neck and leave for 15 minutes.
- After 15 minutes wash it off with cold water.
Tomato is a wonderful ingredient that contains Vitamin C that improves your collagen and elastin production that makes your skin firm and supple. It also balances your skin’s pH level, which balances the natural oils produced by your skin.
Benefits Of Tomato For Skin
- Bleaching Property
Application of tomato juice on skin can work very well in lightening skin tone and removing blemishes. It gives a natural glow to your skin in the safest way. It transforms dull skin into smooth, glowing, and youthful skin.
- Reduces Excessive Oil Production
Tomato juice works great on oily skin. Direct application of tomato juice on the face reduces the excessive production of oil by sebaceous glands. Tomato juice contains antioxidants like lycopene which helps in washing away the sebum from skin pores.
- Relieves Skin Irritation
The anti-inflammatory property of tomato juice and its pulp help in relieving skin irritation and other symptoms like unusual redness, and scaling.
- Tightens Skin Pores
Face masks containing tomato juice works great as a natural astringent and reduces open skin pores.
- Reduces Acne
Our face has sebaceous glands which produce sebum. This sebum clogs the skin pores and sebaceous ducts which later lead to acne formation. Direct application of tomato juice on the skin helps a lot in lowering acne outbreaks. Tomato is an abundant source of Vitamin A and Vitamin C. These vitamins along with the antioxidant properties of tomato reduce the production of sebum from sebaceous glands.
- Treats Sunburn
Tomato juice contains a high level of Anti Oxidants therefore direct application of tomato juice is proven to be very effective in curing sunburn.
- Prevent Signs Of Aging
Tomato has got the potential to increase the production of collagen fibres which maintains the skin’s elasticity and keep it soft, smooth and wrinkle-free. Consumption and application of fresh tomato juice can prevent signs of ageing. Tomatoes increase the ability of the skin to absorb oxygen and prevent the signs of aging. It is the safest natural way of making your skin look younger and healthy with less effort.
- Works Great As Natural Sunscreen
Tomatoes contain antioxidants like lycopene which provides protection to the skin against harsh UV rays. Direct application of tomato juice on the skin can provide protection against harmful UV rays.
- Fight Cellular Damage
Tomato is loaded with a high amount of antioxidant compounds which fight harmful free radicals. These free radicals harm the body cells. Consumption of tomatoes reduces the number of free radicals and gives you naturally glowing youthful skin. It keeps the skin moisturised and prevent fine lines, wrinkles and other signs of early ageing.