10 DIY Pumpkin Face Masks For Healthy Skin

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We are in the pumpkin season, so it is time to take advantage of all its beneficial properties for the skin and prepare a fantastic homemade pumpkin face mask. We tell you how to prepare a pumpkin face mask and its benefits.

Pumpkin is a useful product for sensitive skin and contains many vitamins, antioxidants, and enzymes that help the regeneration of the skin. That is why we tell you all the benefits of pumpkin and the best DIY pumpkin face mask recipes so you can make the most of it this fall.

Benefits Of Pumpkin For Skin
  • It is rich in zinc, so it helps to purify oily skin and reduce skin blemishes. If you have many freckles, the pumpkin face mask will help to reduce them.
  • Pumpkin has enzymes that help to exfoliate the skin gently. So it is indicated for sensitive skin because it does not contain aggressive particles.
  • In addition to high water content, it protects hyaluronic acid from the skin area, so it ensures proper hydration that helps to mitigate expression lines. Applying a pumpkin face mask will help you to fight dry skin and keep it hydrated.
  • It stimulates the regeneration of the skin, because it helps the production of collagen and elastin, making it a very effective wrinkle treatment.
  • Its high content of vitamin E helps to eliminate bacteria and impurities that generate acne, so it is very suitable for anti-acne treatments.
  • It is a natural anti-inflammatory, so it serves for inflamed areas of the face, such as eye bags.

DIY Pumpkin Face Mask Recipes

1. Soothing And Moisturizing Mask

During the autumn and winter season, the skin dries even more due to the cold and low humidity in the environment. This mask will help you to keep your face hydrated.

Ingredients:

  • ¼ cup crushed pumpkin puree
  • One egg
  • One tablespoon honey
  • One tablespoon milk

Preparation & Use:

  • Beat all the ingredients thoroughly.
  • Apply the mask on the face avoiding eyes and mouth.
  • Leave the mask to dry and remove it with warm water.
  • Apply your usual moisturizer.
2. Pumpkin Face Mask For Acne

Ingredients:

  • Three tablespoons pumpkin pulp
  • One spoon of lemon juice
  • One egg white

Preparation & Use:

  • Mix the ingredients thoroughly with the blender or with a fork.
  • Apply it to the clean face and wait for 15 minutes
  • Remove it with warm or cold water and apply your usual moisturizer.
3. Pumpkin Face Mask To Lighten skin

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Ingredients:

  • 1/4 cup of pumpkin puree
  • One egg white

Preparation & Use:

  • Add the egg white in a small bowl and beat it with the whisk.
  • Once the egg white is well beaten, add the pumpkin puree.
  • Mix both ingredients well, until a smooth and homogeneous paste.
  • Wash your face thoroughly and apply the mask on the face, avoiding the eyes.
  • Wait for 15 minutes and remove it with a little warm water. Apply your usual moisturizer.
4. Pumpkin Face Mask For Wrinkles

Ingredients:

  • Three tablespoons pumpkin pulp
  • One teaspoon turmeric
  • One tablespoon olive oil

Preparation & Use:

  • Mix all the ingredients very well with the blender.
  • Apply the mask on the clean face and wait for 15 minutes.
  • Rinse with warm or cold water and apply your usual moisturizer.
5. Pumpkin Face Mask For Aged skin

Ingredients:

  • One piece of pumpkin
  • One egg yolk
  • One tablespoon honey

Preparation & Use:

  • Cook the pumpkin in water and prepare a puree.
  • Mix with the other ingredients until they are fully integrated.
  • Apply it on a clean face and wait for 20 minutes.
  • Remove it with warm water and apply your usual moisturizer.
6. Pumpkin Face Mask For Younger Skin
  • Two tablespoons pumpkin puree
  • ½ tablespoon of honey
  • One tablespoon of yogurt

Preparation & Use:

  • Mix all the ingredients thoroughly.
  • Apply it on the face and neck.
  • Wait for 10 to 15 minutes and wash with water.
  • Apply your usual moisturizer.
7. Pumpkin Face Mask To Remove Stains

Ingredients:

  • One piece of cooked pumpkin
  • Juice of one lemon

Preparation & Use:

  • Prepare a puree with the boiled pumpkin and add the lemon juice.
  • Integrate the two ingredients well and apply on clean face.
  • Wait for 20 minutes and remove it with slightly warm water.
  • Apply this mask every day, preferably at night, before bedtime.
  • Finish using your night cream.
8. Pumpkin Face Mask For Normal Skin

Ingredients:

  • Three tablespoons pumpkin pulp
  • One yogurt

Preparation & Use:

  • Mix all the ingredients very well with the blender.
  • Apply the mask on the clean face and wait for 15 minutes.
  • Rinse with warm or cold water and apply your usual moisturizer.
9. Pumpkin Face Mask For Dry Skin

Ingredients:

  • Three tablespoons pumpkin pulp
  • One tablespoon olive oil
  • One tablespoon jojoba oil
  • One tablespoon honey
  • One teaspoon milk

Preparation & Use:

  • Mix the pumpkin pulp, olive oil, jojoba oil, and honey.
  • Once everything is well mixed, add a teaspoon of milk and mix well to have a creamy and homogeneous consistency.
  • Apply it to the clean face and wait for 15 minutes.
  • Remove it with warm or cold water and apply your usual moisturizer.

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10. Pumpkin Face Mask For Soft Skin

Ingredients:

  • Three tablespoons pumpkin pulp
  • One tablespoon olive oil
  • One tablespoon argan oil
  • One tablespoon of honey

Preparation & Use:

  • Mix the ingredients with the blender.
  • Apply the result obtained on your face.
  • Wait for 15 minutes and remove it with cold or warm water.
  • Apply your usual moisturizer.
Caution:

Before you start using a homemade pumpkin face mask, you must make sure that it will not produce any allergy. To do this, test on the inside of the arm, just as sensitive as the face, if you can tolerate the ingredients.

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