Homemade Face Mask For Acne
Acne is considered as one of the problems caused by clogged pores from dirt and oily skin. Many people experience severe acne that it darkens the skin and places wrinkles to face if not treated properly. Today, many facial centers and commercial products are utilized in order to treat acne but there are still alternatives that are more convenient and easy to make and use. These alternatives are natural remedies, which can be made at home and are known to be safe. One example of a natural remedy, which can be done easily by anyone at home, is a homemade face mask for acne.
Homemade face mask for acne is made up of all natural ingredients, which are nutrient-rich and are known to fully nourish and clean the skin. Thus, preventing build up of dirt to the pores and oil which are known to cause pimples. Most of the ingredients for homemade facial mask for acne can be found at home and one will never think that these ingredients are a great help in reducing pimple or acne in the face.
One of the ingredients effective in treating pimples is citrus fruits. Lemon in particular is one of the best examples of ingredient that one can use as a facial mask in order to get rid of acne. Citrus fruits are known to have an astringent effect that will slough dead skin cells and renew the skin. It also dries up the pimple and is an anti bacterial agent that will fight off pimple. Lemon or any citrus fruits can be directly applied to face. Just leave it for about 15-20 minutes and then rinse with water. Other ingredients known for its anti bacterial effect and anti inflammatory effect are honey, basil leaves, calamansi, egg yolk, apple, cucumber and many others. These ingredients can be combined with other ingredients, particularly those that smoothen and cleanse the skin.
Also cleansing ingredients should be included on the facial mask to rid of all the dirt that could block the pores and eventually develop acne. Ingredients which are effective in cleansing and smoothening up the face are baking soda, oatmeal, apple, yogurt, sea salt, cucumber, tomato, egg white, papaya, banana, strawberries, avocado, tea tree oil and many others.
Combination varies on what one may prefer or which could be more effective for one’s skin type. It is best to try combinations such as baking soda paste facial mask, oatmeal and honey facial mask, strawberry yogurt facial mask, dried basil solution facial mask, egg white facial mask, egg yolk facial mask, crushed tomato mask, papaya and cucumber mask, oatmeal and cucumber mask and many other combination. Try every combination to check out the effect on skin and which is more suitable and effective for one’s face. Also, one thing needed to be considered is allergies to certain foods such as egg. If one has allergies on some ingredients, it would be best not to use that particular ingredient and just choose an alternative ingredient to replace that one.