You know how difficult it is to control a shiny face that resembles an oil slick, it can be really annoying struggling with an oily skin for the whole day. The fact that you have even used many products that have claimed to reduce oil but they actually made matters worse because they contain ingredients that irritate your skin and trigger more oil.
Too much oil on the face can be worsen during menstrual periods and can leads to whiteheads, blackheads, blind pimples and other skin irritation, but there is one big advantage of oily skin. People with oily skin tend to age younger every day and develop fewer wrinkles than dry or normal skin. Those with an oily skin usually have shiny skin and large pores. Oily skin mask will help moisturize, exfoliate, clean and absorb excess oil, it can also clear blemishes and acne. Here are three of our favorite home remedies to try out:
- Cucumber, egg white and clay mix
Mix all the ingredient to form into a thick paste, apply on the face gently and avoid the eye. Leave for about 15 minutes and rinse with lukewarm water, try this at least once a week for desired result. This face mask is best used in the evening as lemon is sensitive to sunlight.
- Banana, honey and lemon
Mix all ingredients together to form a smooth thick paste, apply on the face, make sure you avoid the eyes. Leave for about 20 minutes and rinse with warm water, try this twice a week. This face mask exfoliates dead skin cells, nourishes and hydrate the skin.
- Peppermint essential oil, banana, yogurt and clay
Mix all ingredients together until they form a smooth paste, apply gently on the face and neck without touching the eye. Leave for 20 minutes and rinse with warm water. This facial mask will hydrates your skin and reduce the oil.