Honey and Banana Face Mask

With winter in full force now, I can’t be the only one suffering from dry, dull skin with occasional flakiness. It’s not a fun thing, and even though I now have an AMAZING skin care regime, I love pampering myself with home spa treatments – like this lovely moisturizing Honey and Banana Face Mask.

Banana and Honey Face Mask | All natural and so good for your skin

What’s great about this mask is that you can change it up by adding extra ingredients to target specific skin issues you may have. But at its simplest, it is a great all-around moisturizing face mask that will leave your skin feeling and looking younger, softer and dewier than ever.

Banana is full of nutrients for your skin, while honey provides the intense moisture.

Just remember that this mixture is quite loose and drippy, so make sure to wear clothes you don’t mind getting dirty OR drape a towel around yourself before applying.


1 Medium Ripe Banana
2 tbsp. Honey


Using a food processor, combine banana and honey until smooth. If you don’t have a food processor, mash with a fork until smooth. This will take longer, but it will get there.

Make sure to use the mixture within an hour, as it will start to go a bit rancid after that. you can easily use a face brush to “paint” it onto your face, but I find using your fingers is much better. Simply grab some up in your fingertips and gently but firmly massage into your face.

It’s also important to remember to make sure your face is clean and free of makeup before applying the mask. It’s by no means a cleansing mask, but it’s great for after an exfoliation or deep clean, as it helps to add moisture back into your skin.

Leave the mask on for around 20 minutes for best results. Then, use lukewarm water to gently rinse it away. You want to make sure you’ve cleared the banana mask, but you don’t want to overclean and remove the nutrients from it.

Remember to throw away any unused mask when you’re done. Or eat it. It’s pretty tasty. But whatever you do, don’t save it. Natural facemasks can usually keep in the fridge for a few days, but more often they are forgotten. So to be safe, make a new batch each time.


Banana and Honey Face Mask | All natural and so good for your skin

Check out some of my other DIY Beauty Treatments below:

DIY Orange Ginger Face Mask

Brown Sugar and Vanilla Moisturizing Hand Scrub

Coffee & Lime Exfoliating Mini Soap Bars

Homemade Citrus Body Butter

Gingerbread Latte Body Polish | A Mother Thing

Grapefruit citrus body scrub

Patriotic USA Body Scrub

Vanilla Chai Body Scrub

DIY Orange Body Scrub

DIY Lemon Body Scrub

Rose Petal Sugar Scrub

Easter Bath Bombs

DIY Lavender Bath Bomb (Lush Copycat)


Share on facebook
Share on pinterest
Share on twitter
Share on pinterest
Katie Reed

Katie Reed

Katie Reed is a 38 year old mom blogger from Salt Lake City, UT. She is married to the man of her dreams and together they have four beautiful boys. Dexter is 9, Daniel is 7, Chester is 5 and Wilder is 2. She writes about living with mental health issues while navigating motherhood. Her blog focuses on tips and tricks for moms, information and parenting news, kid-friendly recipes and crafts. She loves to reflect on the humorous side of parenthood and shares the reality of her life, with a "warts and all" attitude.

One Response

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Follow Us On Social

Most Popular

Get The Latest Updates


Sign up with your email address to receive news and updates.

Thanks! Keep an eye on your inbox for updates.


Katie Reed [A Mother Thing] is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com.

On Key

Related Posts

How to Boost Your Breast Milk Supply Naturally

Breastfeeding can be a beautiful and wonderful experience for a new mom. But if your milk supply is low, it can be scary and upsetting. Here are some common questions and answers about how to tell if your supply is low, what causes a low milk supply and how to boost your milk supply naturally.

Easter Candy Bark - Amazing Easter treat

Easter Candy Bark

This Easter Candy Bark is a great spring treat that is as beautiful as it is tasty! Using your favorite pastel candies and crushed up cookies, set into melted chocolate, it makes a fabulous dessert or treat for your Easter basket! #easter #spring #dessert

Printable Robot Finger Puppet Valentines - Just cut out, color and wear on fingers!

Printable Robot Finger Puppet Valentines

Don’t waste your money buying expensive Valentine’s Day cards that kids will throw away the minute they get home. Print out these free Robot Finger Puppet Valentine’s Day cards instead. The kids will have a blast coloring each one and then turning them into fun finger puppets they can play with for hours or days! Each card is different, so kids can join together to create stories with their characters and each one will be unique. These cards are an EXPERIENCE.

Join Our #1 Mom Community

If you would like to get in touch, please email:

Find Us Here:


Sign up with your email address to receive news and updates.

Thanks! Keep an eye on your inbox for updates.