DIY Homemade Ice Packs You Simply Have To Try
There are very few things that can refresh your face like an ice pack! An ice pack leaves your face feeling relaxed and refreshed. These homemade ice packs will do just that and more; they will help you fight skin issues such as dullness, darkness, acne marks, redness, etc. Just dedicate a clean piece of cloth for your daily ice packs. Prepare the ice pack that your skin needs, and wrap the ice cubes in this cloth… you don't want numb finger tips now, do you?
Green Tea Ice Pack
Green tea ice packs work brilliantly in slowing down the process of aging. So now bid adieu to wrinkles, dark spots, sagging skin as well as acne scars.
Dip green tea bags or powder in hot water. Strain the water and let it cool down. Pour this water into an ice tray and freeze until solid. Rub the ice pack all around your face in circular motions.
Mint Ice Pack
This ice pack can totally cool your face. It is perfect to soothe redness, sun burns, inflammations, itches, etc.
Grab a handful of fresh mint leaves and wash them thoroughly. Blend the leaves with about half a cup of water to form a smooth liquid. Pour into ice trays and freeze. Use it directly on your face and neck for a refreshing after-effect.
Turmeric Ice Pack
The fairness-lending properties of turmeric are well known in every Indian household; this ice pack is a smart way to reap the benefits.
To make this pack all you have to do is mix turmeric powder with water and freeze it in your ice tray. Use as and when required for an instant glow.
Watermelon Ice Pack
This ice pack can do so much for stressed out and tired-looking skin. It will instantly help hydrate tired skin and make it look full of life.
Cut a watermelon fruit into cubes the size of your regular ice cubes. Place them in a tray and freeze them. Water melon is 91% water which means freezing it will crystallize its water content. Once it turns into a watermelon ice cube use it as you use the other packs.
Fullers Earth Ice Pack
If you suffer from acne and/or oily skin and are looking for some respite, then don't miss out on this amazing Multani mitti ice pack.
Mix some fullers earth (Multani mitti) with water. Pour the mixture into your ice cube tray and freeze it. Once set, massage the ice cube pack on your face. With multiple uses you will notice a positive difference in the oiliness and appearance of acne.
Chocolate Ice Pack
This ice pack will provide deep moisture to dull and dry skin, just try not to eat it though ;)
Mix one tablespoon of cocoa powder (unsweetened) in ¾ cups of water and mix it well. Freeze this mix into your ice cube tray. Rub the cubes on your face and neck. This pack will help reduce blemishes as well as the appearance of wrinkles.
I know you are tempted to try these packs out yourself. What's stopping you? Freeze one of these simple and effective homemade ice packs today!