5 Homemade Fruit Packs

Fruits are packed with vitamins, minerals, and all the required nutrients that are essential not only for the well-being of your body but also for beautiful, clear, and glowing skin. Fruit facials boost your skin with natural goodness, and also help you do away with harmful, chemical-induced facials, which definitely give you the desired results, but leave their trail behind on your skin.


  1. Banana Face Pack

  • ½ banana
  • ½ tsp. honey
  • 1 tsp. lemon juice


  1. Mash the banana and add the honey and lemon juice to it.
  2. Mix well and apply it on clean skin.
  3. Leave it on for about 20 minutes and wash it off.

Why It Works 

Banana is filled with nutrients that are important for great skin health (7). It predominantly containsvitamin B6 and vitamin C that are vital for the elasticity and integrity of the skin. It also contains antioxidants that thwart the damage caused by free radicals. The vitamin A will ensure your skin never peels or dries. You will be left with fresh, glowing skin once you remove the pack. 

2. Tomato Face Pack

  • 1 tomato
  • 1 tbsp. oatmeal
  • 1 tsp. yogurt


  1. Blend the tomatoes such that they become smooth and pulpy.
  2. Add the oatmeal and the yogurt to the tomatoes.
  3. Apply this mask generously on your face and neck. Leave it on for 10 minutes and then wash it off.

Why It Works 

Tomatoes have a high content of lycopene that has amazing skin benefits.They help the skin absorb more oxygen, which not only delays aging but also protects the skin against the harmful UV rays. Tomatoes help in reducing tan and brightening the skin as well. They also contain vitamin A, vitamin C, and a whole lot of antioxidants.

3. Orange Peel Face Pack

  • 3 oranges
  • 1 tbsp. yogurt
  • 1 tsp. honey


  1. Peel three oranges and save the skin.
  2. Break the peels into small bits and rinse them. Then, spread them out and allow them to dry in the sun for about three days.
  3. Once the peels are dry, give them a blitz such that they become a fine powder.
  4. You could store the orange peel powder in a clean, dry bottle.
  5. For the pack, mix 2 tsps. orange peel powder with the honey and the yogurt, and apply on clean skin. Leave it on for about 20 minutes, and then wash your face.

Why It Works 

Orange peels work wonders for your skin. They clean your skin and open up clogged pores, therefore reducing acne and blackheads. They also reduce the secretion of excessive oils. Your skin will look refreshed and have a beautiful glow almost instantly. 

  1. Strawberry And Chocolate Pack

  • 4 strawberries
  • 1 tbsp. cocoa powder
  • 1 tsp. honey


  1. Blend the strawberries until they become a smooth pulp.
  2. Add cocoa powder and honey to this pulp.
  3. Apply this pack on your face and leave it on for about 15 minutes. Wash it off with warm water and pat dry for gorgeous, glowing skin.

Why It Works 

Strawberries are rich in essential vitamins and minerals. Theycontainvitamin C that fights free radicals and thwarts premature aging. They also help to lighten the skin, owing to the ellagic acid that is present in them. This also helps to reduce and omit spots and blemishes.

5. Rose Petals And Milk Pack

  • 2 tablespoons sandalwood powder
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • Few rose petals

What You Have To Do

  1. Blend everything together to get a smooth paste.
  2. Apply on the skin and let the pack dry for 15-20 minutes.
  3. Rinse it off with cool water.

Why This Works

There is a reason why rose is the queen of flowers. The pretty petals can add natural radiance to your skin. These petals are rich in antioxidants that rejuvenate the skin and also enhance the skin’s elasticity. They also contain vitamin E that hydrates the skin and improves the complexion. Milk acts as a skin toner and exfoliant as it contains lactic acid, leaving you with glowing skin like that of Cleopatra.


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