Winter can be extremely rough on the skin. That’s why it’s so important to keep moisturized, and make sure to pay attention to those sensitive areas that may need a little extra TLC around this time. One being the hands since they are easily dried out by the cold temps, so you need to make sure to keep them hydrated properly. So go a step further then your trusted lotion and try an easy, homemade hand mask.
It’s really up to you on what type of mask that you want to make, but one of the most popular masks happens to be the potato hand mask as there are so many recipes out there. But to make it all you really need is a few potatoes and some milk. Basically, all you have to do is peel the potatoes, boil them, and then mash them. Gradually add in some milk and you have your mask.
When ready, coat your hands in the potato mask, and let it sit for around 10 to 15 minutes. You can even put your hands in plastic gloves to make sure you’re adsorbing all the benefits, as this mask can help nourish the skin and help with skin discoloration such as dark spots. Then wash it off, and your done. Just make sure that you also follow up with some hydrating lotion afterwards.