11 Easy Banana Face Mask Recipes You Probably Never Heard Of

Easy banana face mask recipe
Acne, wrinkles, dry skin ... well, our skin does endure a number of problems. But we have a solution - bananas! We give you 11 easy banana face mask recipes to solve all your skin problems.
Remember
  • Banana masks will be sticky, so don't forget to tie your hair up and wear an old t-shirt in case it falls/spreads.
  • You can massage your skin with ice cubes after washing off the mask. It will protect the open pores from dirt.
Banana is a fruit that you will find everywhere and all round the year too. This fruit comes in different sizes. Not only does this fruit have a great taste, it has many other uses too. It is rich in so many vitamins that are good for our hair, skin, and body. It has a rich water content, which hydrates our skin. Talking about skin care, it multitasks by removing the dead skin, brightening up your skin, healing acne, and giving you a glowing skin.
Easy-to-prepare Banana Face Masks
There are many things that you can mix with a banana and apply, but you can also apply just a banana and get instant face glow. Just mash one and apply. Keep it for 15 minutes, and then wash it with cold water. Following are some easy recipes for other banana face masks.
For Acne and Dark Spots
Acne and Dark Spots
Using honey and lemon: This mask is not only for acne, but it will also fade away dark spots and lighten your skin. You can use banana peels also. Just use a small part of the peel and rub it on the acne, till it gets brown. Repeat it, and the acne will disappear in less than a week.
Ingredients
  • 1 Banana
  • 1 tbsp. Honey
  • 1 tbsp. Lemon juice
Procedure
  • Mash the banana and mix it with honey.
  • Add a few drops of lemon juice.
  • Apply it to your face and keep it on for 15 minutes.
  • Rinse with lukewarm water.
Using baking soda and turmeric: Baking soda is an exfoliate and over-exfoliation is not good. It also may sting while you apply, but there's no need to panic. Apply this mask with a brush so that your fingers don't get the yellow turmeric stains. You can apply this mask for not more than 3 times in a week.
Ingredients
  • 1 Banana
  • ½ tbsp. Baking Soda
  • ½ tbsp. Turmeric Powder
Procedure
  • Mash the banana and add ½ tbsp. of baking soda and ½ tbsp. of turmeric powder.
  • Mix it properly. If you feel it's too thick, add a few drops of water.
  • Apply it and leave it for 10 - 15 minutes.
  • Wash it with lukewarm water. Pat it dry after which you can apply moisturizer.
For Whitening
Beautiful Girl
Using yogurt: It is proven that banana has whitening qualities too. Use this face mask to brighten your skin. This mask is also used for oily skin.
Ingredients
  • 1 Banana
  • 2 tbsp. Honey
  • ¼ cup Sour yogurt
Procedure
  • Mix 1 ripe banana with honey and 1 tbsp. of sour yogurt.
  • Mix it well and apply it on the face.
  • This mask is especially good for sun tans.
For Wrinkles
Wrinkle Skin
Using yogurt and orange juice: Banana is known as an inexpensive and natural botox. It will make your skin look younger and beautiful. You can also add ½ tbsp. of olive oil to this and avoid the moisturizer later. Remember, if the mask is stuck, do not pull it. Gently massage it with cold water, and it will come off.
Ingredients
  • 1 tbsp. Thick yogurt
  • 1 tbsp. Orange juice
  • 1 Banana
Procedure
  • Mash the banana and mix 1 tbsp. of yogurt and 1 tbsp. of orange juice. If it is too thick, you can add a few drops of the juice.
  • Apply and massage it on the face. Apply a second coat after that.
  • Keep it for 15 minutes, and wash it off with cold water.
Using egg yolk: The protein in egg yolk has age-defying properties. Vitamin A in eggs helps reduce wrinkles.
Ingredients
  • ½ Banana
  • 1 tbsp. Honey
  • 1 Egg yolk

Procedure
  • Mash the banana and mix all the other ingredients.
  • Apply the paste on your face and neck.
  • Keep it for 15 - 20 minutes, and then wash with warm water.
For Dry Skin
Dry Skin
Using oatmeal: Oatmeal can be a good combination to go with banana because its texture helps get rid of dead skin cells, without upsetting the underlying skin layer.
Ingredients
  • ½ Banana
  • ½ cup Cooked oatmeal
  • 1 tbsp. honey
  • 1 Egg yolk
Procedure
  • Mash the banana and mix the other ingredients.
  • Apply and keep it for 15 minutes.
  • Wash it off with cold water.
Using butter: Butter acts as a great moisturizer and is equipped with self-healing properties. So, what better than a butter-banana combo for dry skin?
Ingredients
  • 1 Banana
  • 2 tbsp. White butter
Procedure
  • Mash the banana and add butter.
  • Mix it well and apply it.
  • Wash it after 10 minutes
Using rose water: Rose water is a mild astringent that comforts and re hydrates the skin. For gaining its benefits, mix it with banana (mashed) and butter.
Ingredients
  • 2 tbsp. Fat milk
  • 1 tbsp. Rose water
  • 1 tbsp. Butter
  • 1 Banana
Procedure
  • Mix all the ingredients into a paste.
  • Apply the paste and keep it for 15 minutes.
  • Wash it with cold water and feel the instant difference.
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Other Banana Face Masks
Ingredients
  • 1 Banana
  • 1 tbsp. Sandalwood powder/paste
  • ½ tbsp. Honey
Procedure
  • Mix all the ingredients into a paste.
  • Apply the paste and keep it for 15 minutes.
  • Wash it with cold water.
Ingredients
  • ¼ Banana
  • 1 tbsp. Milk
Procedure
  • Mash the banana and add milk.
  • Apply and wash after half an hour.
  • You can also add honey if you want.
Ingredients
  • ½ Avocado
  • ½ Banana
Procedure
  • Mix both of them to make a paste.
  • Apply the paste on the face and neck.
  • Keep it for 45 minutes.
  • Wash with warm water.
Note: Avoid using ingredients that can cause an allergy. Test a portion of the face mask on the inner part of your elbow to see if there is any skin reaction before using it on your face.