3 Ultimate Homemade Face Masks for Glowing Skin

Are you tired of spending money at the spa? Or looking for skincare with natural ingredients? Why not look a little closer to home? All the natural face mask ingredients you need are secretly hiding in your fridge! Not only is it healthy, but making your own face masks adds a whole new layer of fun to the self-care game!

For example, the lemon you’re using in your drinks, the honey that’s sweetening your tea, and the yogurt that’s your favourite snack all have rejuvenating properties as good as loads of skincare products. 

We did the research for you to find the BEST homemade face masks you can whip up in the comfort of your own home. They are all SO easy and will do wonders for your skin… we promise! Check out this week’s #thegoodblog to exfoliate, brighten, treat blemishes, and more!

  1. Turmeric Mask for Skin Brightening and Picture-Perfect Skin

    This turmeric and yogurt face mask is loaded with antioxidants and probiotics for a glow that is great for just about any skin type!

    First of all, what is turmeric? Turmeric is a flowering plant native to southern India and Indonesia and is known for its bright yellow color and bold flavor. Often used in cooking, it also has amazing medicinal properties and has been used as a natural skincare ingredient for ages!

    Turmeric Benefits:

    • Anti-Inflammatory properties to reduce skin inflammation, swelling, and irritation
    • Anti-Bacterial for reducing acne and blemishes
    Rich in Antioxidants to prevent hyperpigmentation, scars, and cell damage

    So, adding turmeric is obviously important! But what about yogurt? Well, did you know that Yogurt

    • Is loaded with probiotics to fight against bacteria and reduce inflammation and sooth and prevent acne breakouts.
    • Contains calcium, protein, and vitamin D which fight against acne and hydrate skin
    • Has lactic acid which helps dissolve dead skin cells, lightens dark spots, and tightens pores

      That’s not all! We’re also going to add a bit of honey for its antioxidant and soothing properties.

      RIGHT? Now that we have the main ingredients down, let’s put it together:


      • Turmeric Powder (1 tbsp)
      • Plain, unflavored Yogurt (1/4 cup)
      • Honey (1/2 teaspoon)

        1. Mix the Ingredients
        2. Wash and Dry Your Face 
        3. Apply the Face Mask using a flat brush or your finger for a thin layer to your face
        4. Wait 5-10 minutes and relax
        5. Rinse with warm water and a washcloth, then pat your face dry
        6. Apply the Rest of Your Skincare

  2. Avocado Mask for best Hydration Station

    This hydrating avocado face mask is exactly what dry skin needs! It’s packed with many nutritious ingredients and is super easy to make.

    Why Avocado? Avocado is packed with healthy fats and when applied to the skin, the natural oils nourish and hydrate your skin for a natural glow. It is also packed with vitamins and antioxidants to help with redness and inflammation.

    That’s not all! Honey helps with all types of skin concerns including acne, eczema, and psoriasis. 

    Have some leftover rolled oats from breakfast? Perfect! Add in oatmeal to boost the effectiveness of this avocado mask. It has anti-inflammatory properties to soothe and treat the skin. 

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    • ¼ of a ripe avocado
    • 1 tbsp rolled oats
    • 1 tbsp honey


    1. Mash and mix the ingredients until smooth
    2. Wash and Dry Your Face 
    3. Apply the Face Mask using a flat brush or your finger for a thin layer to your face
    4. Let it sit on your face for 20 minutes
    5. Rinse with lukewarm water and follow up with a moisturizer


  3. Green Tea Face Mask for a Soothing Detox

    We all know that drinking tea regularly boosts your immune system and reduces stress. There are many tea infused beauty products in stores, so why not add tea to your DIY face mask, too?

    With just 3 ingredients, this green tea mask cleanses your skin and helps unwind yourself from a stressful day.  

    You can use matcha, which is a green tea in powder form, or you can use regular green tea bags steeped in water. Either way, it will help minimize oily skin and promote smoother skin for that dewy glow.

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    Of course, honey is a great match with this mask as well.

    The next ingredient is optional but if you have it on hand, it will provide a lot of moisture and a great cooling feeling.  Aloe Vera has been used on the skin for nearly 5000 years and is particularly helpful for calming down skin after being in the sun. 

    Let’s put the mask together:


    • 1 Green Tea Bag OR 1 tbsp of Matcha Powder
    • 1 tbsp of Honey
    • 2 tbsp of Aloe Vera Gel



    1. Boil a green tea bag into hot water and allow it to cool down OR get your matcha powder
    2. Mix the green tea with honey and aloe vera until it is smooth
    3. Wash and Dry Your Face
    4. Apply the Face Mask using a flat brush or your finger for a thin layer to your face
    5. Let it sit on your face for 10-15 minutes
    6. Wash off with warm water, pat dry, and moisturize

      At the Good Tee, we are all about natural living and conscious spending for a good life. We stand behind organic and fair trade products, so we came up with this list of easy DIY face masks that is perfect for your skincare routine.

      Next time you want to treat your skin, look around your kitchen for ingredients loaded with beneficial properties. Your skin will thank you later.


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