10 Aloe Vera Face Packs For Different Skin Types

Aloe Vera is referred as miracle herb as it has amazing medicinal and nutritional properties. Aloe Vera gel contains around 75 nutrients including naturally occurring anti-oxidants, vitamin minerals, phenolic compounds, enzymes, sapiens, lignin, sterol, salicylic acid and amino acids. It is high in vitamin C, E and beta carotene which successfully nourishes the skin, moisturizes it without leaving it greasy. Aloe Vera has ability to treat various types of skin conditions, from dry flaky skin to oily acne prone or sensitive skin, combination skin, wrinkles, age spots, sun tan, sunburn, minor cuts and wounds. It can even treat hair and scalp problems. This is why cosmetic industry is using this aloe vera as one of the ingredients in many beauty products. But you can get more convincing result by using homemade face packs made with fresh aloe vera gel mixed other ingredients.

Here Are The 10 Aloe Vera Face Packs For Different Skin Types:

1. Aloe Vera For Soft, Glowing Skin


Aloe Vera Gel – from 1 leaf
Turmeric – a pinch
Milk – 1 tsp
Honey – 1 tsp

Extract gel form aloe vera leaf. Add a pinch of turmeric, one tsp. milk, one tsp. honey and few drop of rose water. Blend well to get a smooth paste. Apply it on your face and leave it for 15-20 minutes to work. Wash off using lukewarm water. Regular use of this mask 2-3 times a week will help your aging skin turn soft and glowing.

Aloe Vera for soft, glowing skin

2. Aloe Vera For Dry Skin


Aloe Vera Gel – from 1 leaf
Almonds – 8-10

Soak 8-10 almonds overnight in water. Grind them into thin paste in the morning and add aloe vera gel to it. Allow it to work on your skin for 15-20 minutes and then wash off with cold water. By hydrating and moisturizing your skin, it will nourish your dry, dehydrated skin.

Aloe Vera for dry skin

3. Aloe Vera Face Mask For Oily Acne Prone Skin


Aloe Vera Gel – 1 tbsp
Fuller’s Earth – 1 tbsp
Curd – 1 tbsp

Take 1tbsp. aloe Vera gel, 1 tbsp. curd and 1 tbsp. fuller earth. Blend them well to get a fine paste. Apply the paste on your skin and wait till it dries completely. This mask will absorb the oil from your skin and make it clean and fresh. Remove the masks using a wash cloth and then wash off with cold water.

Aloe Vera Face mask for Oily acne prone skin

4. Aloe Vera For Sensitive Skin


Aloe Vera Gel – from 1 leaf
Cucumber Juice – 1 tbsp
Yogurt – 1 tbsp
Rose oil – few drops

Combine aloe vera gel, cucumber juice, rose- oil and yogurt to make a smooth paste. Apply the paste on your skin and wait for 15-20 minutes to let the mask work. Rinse off with cold water to get clean and refreshed skin.

Aloe Vera for Sensitive Skin

5. Aloe Vera Face Pack For Combination Skin


Aloe Vera Gel – 1 tbsp
Shea butter – 1 tsp
Olive oil – 1 tsp

Combine aloe vera, shea butter and olive oil and make a paste. Apply this mask on your skin and leave for 15-20 minutes. Rinse with cold water. This pack will provide your skin the required moisture where the skin is dry and keep your skin clean and clear.

Aloe Vera Face Pack for Combination skin

6. Aloe Vera Mask For Acne


Aloe Vera Gel – 1 tbsp
Honey – 1 tbsp
Almond powder – 1 tbsp

Combine 1 tbsp. aloe vera gel, 1tbsp. Honey and 1 tbsp. almond powder to make a fine paste. Apply on your washed face and wait till the pack dries. Wash off with cold water. The pack will remove oil from your face and prevent acne build up.

Aloe Vera mask for acne

7. Aloe Vera Mask For Tan Removal


Aloe Vera Gel – 1 tbsp
Tomato or Lemon Juice – from ½ lemon

This is an easy remedy to get rid of sun tan. Take 1tbsp. of Aloe vera gel and add juice of half a lemon or tomato. Keep it on your skin for 10-15 minutes and wash it off with plain tepid water. Regular application for 2-3 days a week will brighten up your skin.

Aloe Vera mask for Tan removal

8. Aloe Vera Exfoliating Scrub


Aloe Vera gel – 2 tbsp
Oatmeal – 2 tbsp
Olive oil – 1 tbsp

To restore the shine that has been lost due to aging, pollution and other reasons, you need to scrub off dead skin. Take 2 spoon of aloe vera gel and a spoon full of olive oil and 2 spoon of oatmeal to it. Mix thoroughly and apply on your face and neck. Run gently with your fingers and then keep it on your skin for another 10 minutes. This mask will exfoliate the dead skin and deep clean your skin removing the dark spots.

Aloe Vera exfoliating scrub

9. Aloe Vera For Getting Fairer Skin


Aloe Vera gel – 1 tbsp
Rose water – 1 tbsp
Milk – 1 tbsp

Take equal ratio of aloe vera gel, rose water and milk. Mix them thoroughly. Apply this mask on your face and neck and leave it for 20 minutes. This face pack will brighten up your skin tone each time you use it. You will get fair, flawless skin.

Aloe Vera for getting fairer skin

10. Aloe Vera Face Mask For Lightening Pigmentation Marks


Aloe Vera gel – 2 tbsp
Rose water – 5-10 drops

The healing qualities of aloe vera is excellent for lightening pigmentation marks, pimple marks, burn or injury marks. Add little rose water to aloe vera gel and keep it on your skin for 20 minutes. Rinse off with normal water. Use this pack regularly to get convincing result.

Aloe Vera face mask for lightening pigmentation marks

These homemade face masks will restore the natural glow of your skin without causing any side effects that are generally associated with chemical laden commercial products.