Before taking about this DIY Matcha Tea face pack, let me start by telling you what exactly is Matcha tea? Matcha is a high-grade green tea obtained by grinding tencha leaves into a fine bright green powder. The art of consumption of Matcha Green Tea is also different from regular green tea. Matcha tea powder is normally whisked with hot water whereas the green tea leaves are infused in water and later removed.
Why Japanese Matcha tea is good?
Matcha is also known for its ability to boost immunity, control stress and even assist with weight loss. Hence, it is witnessing a surge in its popularity owing to its health benefits, detoxing ability, distinct colour and flavour. For all the same reasons, it makes it great for our skin as well. Matcha is anti-bacterial and contains high levels of epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG), which helps in reducing inflammation and evening the skin tone. The high antioxidants are also helpful for reducing acne and increasing skin elasticity making it Matcha tea a perfect ingredient for a young, beautiful and glowing skin
Overall, this Japanese matcha green tea not only help feel good from inside but can also help look good on the outside! So, do try this DIY Matcha Tea face pack, keep reading for the details.
Matcha Green Tea face mask DIY
How to Make a Matcha Tea Face Mask at home?
This is a three-ingredient mask, which is very simple and super quick to make. To be effective, make it when you are ready to use,
Also, I don’t say this often but this is really an effective mask and the results can be seen from the first use itself. I have been using it for over a month now and I am super impressed with its results. I use it once every week for a glowing smooth skin.
- 2 teaspoon Japanese Matcha Tea Powder
- 1/2-1 teaspoon Baking soda
- 2 teaspoon Rosewater
- few drops of Lemon juice (optional)
Instructions to apply Matcha face mask:
- Mix all the ingredients with Matcha tea to form a thin paste.
- Using fingers or brush, spread the mask all over your face and neck using circular movements.
- Leave on for 10-15 minutes and then using damp fingers massage it onto your face and wash with water or wet washcloth.
The directions below are for a single-use face mask, but you may increase proportionally for more quantity. You may also add honey or yoghurt to create a perfect consistency, additional benefits and more shelf life. This way you could prepare and store it in a refrigerator for a long.
Matcha Tea Face Mask- DIY VIDEO TUTORIAL
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