Oily skin can be treated naturally by making a series of homemade and natural masks at home with excellent benefits for the skin’s sebum. Find out how to make them.
Oily skin is more prone to acne and blackheads, as well as excess shine. To treat excess sebum on the skin there are many home remedies that are very effective and, in addition, they are cheaper than cosmetic creams. And not only that: homemade masks are more respectful of the skin as they are free of chemicals.
Below we have compiled the best homemade masks to treat oily skin, reducing excess shine and the chances of pimples appearing on the face.
Kiwi and yogurt
The combination of kiwi and yogurt is extraordinary to get rid of excess fat on the skin. Kiwi is a fruit that works very well to control impurities on the face. This is a very effective homemade mask that is worth trying.
As ingredients alone you need a kiwi and a glass. To prepare it, the first thing is to peel the kiwi and chop it. Then, it is placed in the blender glass along with two tablespoons of natural yogurt. Both ingredients are beaten for a few seconds until they are well mixed and a homogeneous paste without lumps is obtained.
The mixture is applied to completely clean skin. It can be done with a brush, although it is better to do it with the fingertips, with gentle circular movements. Let it act for 15 minutes and remove with plenty of warm water.
Oats and soy
This is one of the best homemade masks for oily skin, with 100% natural ingredients, and very simple and quick to prepare. Oatmeal is a very effective cereal for treating oily skin, especially when it comes to controlling the shine that is so characteristic of this type of skin.
To make this mask you simply need oatmeal, soybean oil and water. To prepare it, the first thing is to put a cup of oatmeal in a glass bowl and add three tablespoons of soybean oil and half a cup of water. Mix all the ingredients very well until you get a homogeneous paste. In this way, the paste is ready to be applied to the face. Let it act between 15 and 20 minutes and remove with plenty of warm water.
Chamomile and pineapple
A homemade mask with 100% natural ingredients, very effective, to treat excess oil on the skin.
The ingredients are half a cup of chamomile infusion, a bunch of parsley, a small slice of pineapple and half a cup of natural yogurt. Preparing this mask is very simple. All the ingredients are placed in the blender glass and beaten for a few seconds until a homogeneous paste is left.
The mask is applied to the face with the fingertips with gentle circular massages.
Cucumber and lemon
One of the most popular and best-working homemade masks to treat oily skin. And it is that both cucumber and lemon are fantastic for cleaning the face of impurities and, in this way, minimizing the production of sebum on the skin.
To prepare this mask you need ½ cucumber, the juice of a lemon and an egg white. They are very simple ingredients. To start with its preparation, the first thing is to peel the cucumber; If the cucumber is organic, it is not necessary to peel it. Then, chop the cucumber and put it in the blender glass together with the egg white and lemon juice. All the ingredients are beaten until a uniform paste is obtained.
The mask is applied to a clean face and left to act for 15 to 20 minutes. Finally, it is removed with plenty of warm water.
Oatmeal and honey
A fully recommended mask for people with oily skin as it is very effective from the first application.
The ingredients are half a cup of ground oatmeal and a tablespoon of honey. Mix both ingredients, with the blender or manually, until a homogeneous paste is obtained.
The mask is applied to the face, left to act for 15 minutes and removed with plenty of cold water. A moisturizing cream against oily skin should be applied afterwards.