Masks for Oily Skin

By | October 23, 2016

homemade Masks for oily skin

Below you can find recipes of best homemade masks for oily skin. You can read about oily skin in more details in the Skin Types section.

Recipes Best Facial Masks for Oily Skin

  1. Astringent, cleansing and drying mask for mature oily skin:
    Ingredients:

    • Honey (1 teaspoon)
    • Egg (1 pc.)
    • Wheat or potato flour

    Mix honey with 1 frothed eggwhite. Add wheat or potato flour. You need to put such an amount of flour, so as to get pasty mass when stirring. Apply it on your face. Hold it for 10-15 minutes. After that, wash it off using cool water.

  2. Cleansing oat-egg mask:
    Ingredients:

    • Egg (1 pc.)
    • Honey (1 teaspoon)
    • Lemon juice (1 teaspoon)
    • Flakes of rolled oats (slightly crushed) (1 tablespoon)

    Mix 1 eggwhite with all the other ingredients. Stir everything well. Make a careful peeling of your face (as you normally do, using a scrub). After that, leave the mask on your face for another 10-15 minutes. Then remove it with a cotton swab dampened in cool water.

  3. Use the following mixture for oily skin:
    Ingredients:

    • Green tea (crushed into powder) (1 tablespoon)
    • Kefir (2-3 tablespoons)

    Mix green-tea powder and kefir. Apply the resulting mash on your face. After 15 minutes, wash it off using cool water.
    This mask is good for toning and matting of skin.

  4. Cleansing mask for problem-prone facial skin:
    Ingredients:

    • Egg (1 pc.)
    • Tea-tree oil (1 teaspoon)
    • Honey (1 teaspoon)
    • Oat-flakes (ground) (1 tablespoon)

    Mix 1 raw eggwhite with all the other ingredients. Stir all that well. Apply the resulting mass on your face. After 15 minutes, wash with lukewarm water at first, and then cool water.

  5. For oily skin which is already fading, use the following mask:
    Ingredients:

    • Honey (liquid) (1/2 tablespoon)
    • Cottage cheese (low-fat) (1 tablespoon)
    • Egg (1 pc.)

    Thoroughly mash honey with cottage cheese. Add 1 eggwhite and whisk all that using a mixer. Apply the resulting mass on your face. Wait for 15 minutes and wash it off. Use cool water for washing.

  6. Natural scrub for oily-skin cleansing:
    Ingredients:

    • Oat flakes (1/2 tablespoon)
    • Almond kernels (1/2 tablespoon)
    • Milk (powdered)

    Use a coffee grinder to slightly grind oat flakes. Then grind almond kernels almost into flour. Mix them in equal proportions. Then add 1/2 tablespoon of powdered milk. Dilute this mixture with cool water (boiled). Add such an amount of water, so as to form a thick mash.
    Massage your face with this mash for 3 minutes. Do it with gentle motions of your fingers. Then wash it off. Use cool water.

  7. Mask for problem-prone facial skin, which has enlarged pores and blackheads:
    Ingredients:

    • Kefir (3 tablespoons)
    • Cosmetic clay (white, blue or green) (1/2 tablespoon)
    • Lemon juice (1 teaspoon)
    • Tea-tree oil (2-3 drops)

    Thoroughly mix all the ingredients. You should get a paste-like mass. Apply a smooth and dense layer of it on the problem areas of your skin. Leave it for 10 minutes. Then remove the mask using a wet cotton swab.

  8. Whitening Mask for oily facial skin:
    Ingredients:

    • Egg (1 pc.)
    • Lemon juice (1 teaspoon)
    • Green parsley (chopped) (2 tablespoons)

    Mix 1 previously whipped raw eggwhite with lemon juice and green parsley. Apply the mixture on your face. Enjoy yourself for 15 minutes. Then wash it off, using cool water and now enjoy looking at your cute face.
    For better results, make such a mask 2-3 times a week.

  9. You can refresh problem-prone facial skin and soothe it using the following mask:
    Ingredients:

    • Cottage cheese (low-fat) (1 tablespoon)
    • Kefir or yogurt (2-3 tablespoons)

    Mash cottage cheese with kefir or yogurt. Apply this on your face. Wait for 15-20 minutes. After that, wash it off with cool water.

  10. The following recipe is recommended for spongy problem-prone skin:
    Ingredients:

    • Brown bread
    • Water or sour milk

    Soak a crumb of brown bread in cold, clean or boiled water, or better yet in sour milk. Apply an abundant layer of the resulting mash on the areas of skin with enlarged pores.
    After 20-25 minutes, wash it off with cool water.

So here is a selection of the best DIY masks for oily skin. Stay tuned, we have many other interesting things to tell.