his mask is perfect for any skin type because it can easily be adapted for dry or oily skin. It’s also a great way to use up an overripe banana! If you have drier skin, the banana, agave, and olive oil are perfect for moisturizing. And if you have oily skin, the lemon juice acts as a natural astringent and toner. I really like combining these ingredients for a mask that tones as well as moisturizes, but feel free to experiment with different combinations.
2 medium carrots
1/2 medium banana
1 Tablespoon fresh lemon juice
1 Tablespoon agave syrup (optionally)
1 Tablespoon olive oil
Peel and dice the carrots. Steam for 15 minutes, or until very soft. Add the carrots, banana, lemon juice, and agave to a food processor and process. While the blade is running, add the olive oil. Process until smooth.
Apply the mask to your skin (avoid the eyes and lips) for ten to fifteen minutes. Rinse with cool water.