12 BENEFITS + USES OF VITAMIN C MASKS WITH ORANGE PEEL POWDER
Mom always said, get your vitamin C! She was right! This powerful vitamin is not only beneficial to your immune system, but plays a major role in keeping your skin healthy. Here at Root Natural Soap, we love self-care and what better way to show yourself and your skin, some love than with a natural mask?
Below, we’ve listed the anti aging properties of this powerful, natural ingredient and how you can reap the benefits and customize for your needs.
1. Orange peel powder contains Vitamin C which helps to form collagen and elastin which is the secret to beautiful skin.
Orange peel powder contains Vitamin C which helps to form collagen and elastin which is the secret to beautiful skin. This power house ingredient makes skin look youthful and bright. A natural exfoliant, it helps unclog pores and reduces blackheads which improves oily skin and makes the skin soft, smooth and firm.
To get these benefits, all you need to do is make a simple water mask:
1 tablespoon water
2. It makes your skin look youthful and bright.
Orange peel powder is rich in vitamin C that protects skin from free radical damage, keeps skin hydrated and moisturized. Brighten your skin tone with the antioxidant property of orange peel and maintains the elasticity of skin. It works in the best possible ways to keep you glowing and healthy.
To get these benefits, we suggest a rice mask (yes, a rice mask):
2 tablespoons cooked rice
1 tablespoon aloe vera gel
Perfect for when your skin looks and feels dull and dehydrated. This mask will soothe your skin, make it plump and supple and add dewy glow to your face.Rice gently nourishes the skin, rejuvenates it and evens out your skin tone. Aloe Vera gel is full of moisture, vitamins and antioxidants that repair damaged skin and prevent free radical damage.
3. It reduces pigmentation, acne, marks, and scars on the face.
High content of vitamin C in orange peel powder makes it capable of soothing sensitive skin type. It is also known to be replete with glow-boosting properties that can provide a radiant glow to your skin. Orange peel powder can also be used for combating skin-related issues like pigmentation.
To get these benefits, we suggest a Combo Mask!
1 tsp cold water
1 tbsp oatmeal.
Leave on your face for 15 minutes & wash with cold water to close pores.
4. It helps even and lightens the skin tone.
Orange peels work as a natural bleach and can help lighten dark blotches and remove them with time. It contains citric acid, which exfoliates the skin and bleaches dark spots.
To get these benefits, we suggest adding turmeric and botanicals!
Pinch of Turmeric
1 tbsp Wildflower Botanical Steam Leftover Water
Turmeric’s has anti-microbial, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties have been shown to reduce the appearance of wrinkles, as well as brighten the skin by lightening dark spots and improving overall skin tone.
5. It works as a natural cleanser, astringent, scrub, moisturizer and toner.
The abundant vitamin C and anti-oxidants in orange peels prevent your skin from getting too oily or dry. When applied to the skin, they also work as a toner, removing dead cells and dirt and tightening pores.
To get these benefits, we suggest adding a little ACV:
1 tbsp of apple cider vinegar
1 tbsp of honey
Leave on for 5-10 minutes
6. The peel contains more vitamin C than the pulp
In fact the peel contains more vitamin C than the pulp. It protects the skin and promotes a healthy glow. Calcium helps in renewing worn-out cells. This Orange peel powder face pack is excellent for oily and sensitive skin types.
To get these benefits, we suggest a facial steam and adding botanical water:
7. It contains antioxidants which slow down wrinkles, sagging and skin aging.
It is rich in vitamin C and other antioxidants. They protect your skin from free radicals and that way delay aging signs appearance.
To get these benefits, we suggest adding witch hazel:
8. It helps unclog pores and reduces blackheads.
It regulates the sebum production and balances acne prone, oily skin.
To get these benefits, we suggest Milk and Orange Juice:
1 – 2 teaspoons fresh orange juice
2 tablespoons milk
**You can also make a vegan version of this
face cleanser by replacing the milk with rice water or almond milk**
This natural face cleanser is a great alternative for when you want to give your skin some rest from commercial face washes. It gently cleanses the skin, tightens and rejuvenates it and leaves it soft, bright and glowing.
9. It improves oily skin and makes the skin soft, smooth and firm.
Orange peel makes your skin firm and elastic. It improves collagen production, repairs the skin and improves microcirculation.
To get these benefits, we suggest a Combo Mask + Botanicals!
10. It helps reduce inflammation and shrinks pores.
To get these benefits, we suggest adding yogurt:
2 – 3 teaspoons yogurt
1 teaspoon oatmeal powder
This face mask brightens the skin and makes the pores less visible. It is also great in fading acne scars and evening out your complexion.
Orange peel powder for hair.
Add orange peel powder to yogurt and make a paste. Rub this mixture well into your scalp and hair and leave it on for a couple of hours. Wash off with water. It helps prevent dandruff and scalp problems.
Shiny and Soft:
Mix orange peel powder with olive oil until you get a thin paste and rub into your scalp and all over your hair. Leave this for an hour. Wash with shampoo. It makes your hair shiny and soft and can also prevents hair fall.
12. Orange peel powder for dry skin.
If you need something full of nutrients that will moisturize your skin and soothe irritations, this is the mask for you! It also deep-hydrates and replenishes the skin and adds glow.
Milk exfoliates the skin, fades skin imperfections and evens out the complexion. Honey protects the skin, deals with acne and blackheads and prevents premature aging signs.
1 tbsp honey
Leave on for 10 minutes.
2 tablespoons milk
1 – 2 teaspoons honey
Leave on your face for 5-10 minutes.
We hope you enjoy these recipes! Be sure to let us know your favorites!