I love doing facials at home with simple affordable products. It’s so disheartening to think we can only have nice skin through expensive products and professional spa services. Due to the fact I had terrible acne from a young age I learned some tips and tricks along the way. So is matcha good for your skin. This matcha face mask diy is affordable and anti-aging.
Then later at age 24 I earned an esthetician license which expanded my knowledge on skin care. Today I am showing you how to do an at home matcha green tea face mask. It’s anti aging, exfoliating, and skin brightening.
Why use matcha green tea powder on the skin? So is matcha good for your skin. Because Matcha is rich in a plant compound called catechins. This compound is a powerful and natural antioxidant.
Antioxidants fight against free radicals, which cause premature aging, redness, and blotchiness. Matcha green tea also contains caffeine. Caffeine on the skin restricts blood flow to blemishes and enlarged pores. This causes them to shrink, which clears up acne and black heads.
Additionally the powdered texture of the matcha is used as a gentle scrub. This further exfoliates the skin. This matcha face make diy leaves your skin refreshed and clear. You only need 3 easy affordable ingredients to do this mask.
The face mask ingredients include 1 tbsp matcha, 1 tsp vitamin C powder, and 1 tbsp coconut oil. First, combine matcha green tea powder with vitamin C powder and whisk. Then add the coconut oil to the powder mixture and whisk again.
There is a wide variety of cosmetic grade vitamin c products available. Additionally you can always buy some chewable vitamin C tablets and crush them up manually.
Then use a steamer or warm wash cloth to warm and moisten your face. This opens your pores in order to best absorb the facial mask and also purge the pores of impurities.
Apply matcha face make diy all over face and neck. Massage the mask in circular motions with your fingers. Leave the mask on for 20 minutes, then rinse with warm water.
Time Needed : 25 minutes
Matcha Face Mask DIY Anti Aging
Combine matcha green tea powder with vitamin C powder and whisk
Add coconut oil to the powder mixture and whisk again
Use a steamer or warm wash cloth to warm and moisten your face. This opens your pores in order to best absorb the facial mask and also purge the pores of impurities.
Apply all over face and neck.
Massage the mask in circular motions with your fingers
Leave the mask on for 20 minutes, then rinse with warm water