Potato is not only known to enhance the taste of vegetables but it also is used to rid our skin of shiny and dark spots. Whereas it is also known to make less the appearance of dark circles under the eyes. Boiled potato exfoliates the skin, by making it bright and tight.
Table of Content
- Potato face pack for wrinkles
- Potato with cucumber face mask
- Boiled potato face mask for whiten skin
- Side effects of potato for skin
1-Potato face pack for wrinkles
Glycerin is very effective in moisturizing your skin and replenishing its elasticity. A amalgamation of glycerin with potato treats wrinkles, reduce dark circles, and tighten your skin.
- 1 potato
- 2 tbsp. of raw milk
- 4 drops of glycerin
- Take a 1 potato and grated it
- Add 2tbsp of raw milk
- Now add 4 drops of glycerin in it and mix it well
- Apply it on the face for 20 minutes
- Wash off with normal water
- For better result apply twice time a week
Avoid using glycerin when you having itchy, scaly, and dry skin or minor skin irritations such as rashes and skin burns.
2-Potato with cucumber face mask
Cucumber soothes the rashes whereas baking soda exfoliates the skin while yogurt, potato, and egg white are useful to clean the clogged pores, remove excess oil, and brighten and moisturize your skin with i few days.
- ¼ cup chopped cucumber
- 1/8 cup raw potato
- 1 egg white
- ¼ cup plain yogurt
- 1 tbsp. of baking soda
- Take a cucumber and chopped it (you required ¼ cup chopped cucumber for this recipe)
- Add 1/8 cup raw blinded potato
- Add 1 egg white to it
- Further, add ¼ cup plain yogurt and 1 tbsp. of baking soda
- Mix well all ingredients to make a paste
- Apply it all over your face and leave it on for half an hour
- Wash with lukewarm water.
- Do it trice time a week for better result
3-Boiled potato face mask for whiten skin
1 medium-size potato
2 tbsp. of honey1 tbsp. flour
Water as required
Take 1 medium size boiled potato and peel it
Add 2 tbsp. of honey and 1 tbsp. flour in it and mash it well you can add a few drops of waters to make a better paste for 45 minutes
Apply this paste on the face and neck After that wash your face with cold water.
This face mask may not give urgent result so you can try it 2 times a week for a better result
You can save it in an airtight container or in the fridge for further usage.
4-Side effects of potato for skin
Usage of potato may result in some side effects for some individual such side may be
- Red skin
- Itchy, runny nose
- Wheezing and other breathing difficulties
- Anaphylaxis, it is a life-threatening condition that requires emergency medical care
- If you don’t have any known allergies and would like to try rubbing raw potato or its any form to get a white skin, be sure to do a patch test first.
- This process involves applying a small amount onto the inside of your elbow and waiting at least 24 to 48 hours to see if any reactions occur or not.