TORE’s Top 4 DIY Face Masks for a Healthy Glow

Posted on 01 Sep 2023

In our quest for radiant, healthy skin, sometimes the best solutions are found right in our own kitchens. DIY face masks are a simple yet effective way to pamper your skin with natural ingredients that can help with everything from hydration to exfoliation. Plus, they offer an added benefit: sustainability. By crafting your own skincare treatments, you're not only nourishing your skin but also reducing your environmental footprint. In this guide, we'll explore a collection of easy-to-make DIY face masks that will leave your skin feeling refreshed and rejuvenated while promoting a more eco-conscious approach to self-care.


Why DIY Face Masks?

  1. Natural Ingredients: DIY face masks allow you to harness the power of natural ingredients, free from harmful chemicals or additives.
  2. Cost-Effective: Most DIY face mask recipes use readily available ingredients, saving you money on expensive commercial skincare products.
  3. Customisable: You can tailor DIY masks to your specific skin type and concerns, whether it's dryness, acne, or dullness.
  4. Sustainable: By creating your own face mask you are reducing packaging waste, minimising single-use products, and eliminating harmful ingredients.

  1. Hydrating Honey and Yoghurt Mask
  • Ingredients:
    • 1 tablespoon of honey
    • 2 tablespoons of plain yogurt
  • Instructions:
    • Mix honey and yoghurt in a bowl.
    • Apply a thin layer to your face and leave it on for 15-20 minutes.
    • Rinse off with warm water for soft, moisturised skin.

  1. Soothing Aloe Vera and Cucumber Mask
  • Ingredients:
    • 2 tablespoons of aloe vera gel
    • 1/4 cucumber, peeled and blended
  • Instructions:
    • Mix the aloe vera gel with the blended cucumber.
    • Apply the mixture to your face and let it sit for 15-20 minutes.
    • Rinse off with cool water to calm and refresh your skin.

  1. Exfoliating Oats and Banana Mask
  • Ingredients:
    • 1/2 ripe banana
    • 1/4 cup rolled oats
    • 1 tablespoon honey
  • Instructions:
    • Mash the banana and mix it with the oats and honey.
    • Apply the mixture to your face and gently massage in circular motions.
    • Leave it on for 10-15 minutes, then rinse for a fresh, glowing complexion.

  1. Detoxifying Green Tea and Honey
  • Ingredients:
    • 1 green tea bag or 1 tablespoon of loose green tea leaves
    • 2 tablespoons honey
    • 1-2 drops of essential oil
  • Instructions:
    • Brew the green tea and let it cool.
    • Mix the honey, essential oils, and green tea together.
    • Apply it to your face and let it dry (about 10-15 minutes), then rinse with warm water for a deep cleanse.

Tips for a Successful DIY Face Mask Experience

  • Always start with a clean face.
  • Perform a patch test if you have sensitive skin or are using a new ingredient.
  • Relax in a pair of TORE socks while your mask works its magic. Consider some meditation or light reading during your masking time.
  • Follow up with your regular skincare routine, including moisturizing.


By incorporating these DIY face masks into your skincare routine, you can achieve a healthy, glowing complexion while enjoying the benefits of natural ingredients. Experiment with these recipes and discover the joy of nurturing your skin with homemade treatments. Your skin will thank you for it!

Images from Pinterest.

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