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Nutmeg Face Pack for Acne and Blemishes - Best Ideas About Nutmeg Face Mask

Nutmeg Face pack for Acne and Blemishes

Nutmeg Face pack for Acne and Blemishes
Nutmeg Face pack for Acne and Blemishes

Nutmeg known as Mystica Frangans is an herb used for cooking and deserts. Nutmeg is aromatic, stimulant, sleep inducing, carminative, intoxicating, digestive tonic and is also an aphrodisiac in nature. Nutmeg has many properties which are beneficial for skin and body. Nutmeg seed contains 20% to 40% of a fixed oil commonly called Nutmeg butter. This oil contains myristic acid, trymiristin and glycerides of lauric tridecanoic, stearic and palmitic acids.

Here are Few Nutmeg Face Pack for Acne prone skin:

Face Pack of Honey and Nutmeg For acne

Honey is natural humectants and does not dry out the sensitive facial skin and nutmeg help to reduce acne. This is easy to make and use at home at one’s convenience.

  • 1/2 tablespoon Honey
  • 1 tablespoon Raw, finely powdered Nutmeg.

Mix both the ingredients to form a fine paste and apply this mixture on your face for 30 minutes. Wash off and follow up with Aloevera gel or Water based moisturizer.

This mask will not sting but mild stinging will be noticed near the acne or blemish area. It is indication that it is working, the stinging slowdowns after few seconds.

Nutmeg Face Pack for Acne and Blackheads

This Scrub is beneficial in banishing black heads and acne. Simply store this mixture in powder form and use it as scrub once a week.

  • 1 part Red Lentil Powdered
  • 1 part Orange peel powder
  • 1/4th part Nutmeg powdered (raw)
  • a pinch of Wild turmeric

Mix the ingredients and store in a dry, air tight container. Simply add some water and scrub the infected area with this. Use this as regular scrub and wash off after few minutes; you can leave it for 5-10 minutes as well. Use once a week or twice, if the problem is worse. Remember do not go overboard with scrubbing, it may irritate your skin.

Nutmeg Face Pack with Milk

Milk Powder or Whole Milk contains lactic acid which mildly bleaches skin while Nutmeg takes care of Acne and blemishes.

  • 1 teaspoon Nutmeg powder
  • 1 teaspoon Milk powder
  • Water or Milk if you have dry skin

Form a smooth mixture with the above ingredients, and apply a layer over your face and neck.
Keep on for 25-30 minutes and gently scrub in circular motion with wet fingers. This mask works well as a mild scrub and face pack at once. You can skip water and use honey instead, Honey also lightens skin tan. So if you are tanned and have some breakouts, you can use this mask to banish acne, blemishes and detan at one go.

Caution: It mildly stings for few seconds but if it is continued simply wash off the mask from your face. It indicates that, you have really sensitive skin.

Nutmeg Face Pack for Sensitive Skin:

Even a nutmeg face pack can inflame or irritate sensitive skin with its rich aroma and properties. You can simply switch to a milder version of Nutmeg face pack mentioned below.

  • 2 pinch of nutmeg powder.
  • 1 teaspoon of Oatmeal powder
  • 1 teaspoon of Honey
  • Milk enough to form a smooth paste

Prepare a smooth, runny paste using the ingredients. Layer your face with this paste. Leave on for 15-20 minutes. Wash off with lukewarm water; avoid using as scrub if you see redness on your face. Follow up with moisturizer.

If you have acne and blemishes, you can apply this mask only on the spots. Nutmeg also adds a warm glow to face. Nutmeg has warm properties and thus this mask can also be ideal for winters, when your skin breaks out with excess dry skin. And it is always better to do a patch test before using this mask on face.

You can add a pinch of nutmeg to red lentil powder and use it to scrub off blackheads. Even look out for scrub with nutmeg.

This mask should be used only once a week and one should not exceed the limit. Say goodbye to acne and blemishes with this mask.

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