Top 8 Homemade Acne Mask Recipes
Enough with the chemical warfare! Now it’s time to try an all natural homemade acne mask instead of those aggressive commercial products you’re bombarded with everywhere you look. And nO, also we can not promise a miracle cure for acne, because that simply does not exist. What we CAN do is hand you the natural instruments to successfully treat it. You can get a good and firm grip on it so it won’t ruin your confidence every time you look in the mirror.
There are many skin related problems but, acne is one of the most common skin related problems which is face by millions of people around the world. It is a painful condition and is well known for causing scars after its treatment. In order to treat this condition you need to make a good skin care regimen. Use home based ingredients for safe and effective treatment.
While many people are suffering from acne only a few of us have the knowledge to make our own acne treatment that helps us reduce our acne problems. With this short guide you will find out how to make homemade acne mask from few simple ingredients that are present at almost every home. For easier start we have selected top five acne mask recipes which you can use for your endless struggle with acne.
Homemade Acne Mask Recipes:
Baking Soda Mask:
This kind of mask will require just the use of some baking soda and water. Take a small bowl and mix some baking soda with water in it to make a paste. Now, clean the acne on your face using a cleanser and then apply it over the affected area. Keep it for around an hour and then rinse it off to find a clean and softer skin. Apply it thrice a week to get rid of acne completely.
Salt Mask This one of the easiest homemade acne masks that you can make. To make it you need sea salt or cooking salt and some water. You put the salt in the water for 20 minutes then apply the mask to acne spots and leave it on for 10-30 minutes. Salt cleans the skin and dries acne spots which makes it perfect treatment for acne scars. If you have the option then go to swim in the sea and you do not even have to make the mask, you just swim in it and enjoy the natural acne treatment.
Cucumber has come up as a natural healer for many problems in the body and acne is one of the many problems which can be solved by it. Crush half cucumber in a blender and make a paste of it by adding rose water in it. Now, generously apply this mixture on the face and leave it on for 20 minutes or till it is semi-dry. Rinse off to find a glowing skin and quick relief from acne.
Multani Mitti Mask:
Take one tbsp multani mitti (fuller’s earth), one tbsp carrot juice, one tbsp honey and ½ tbsp garlic paste and mix it to form a paste. Apply this mask on the face for 20 minutes and then wash it off with lukewarm water. Rinse it again with cold water to find a shining skin.
Honey And Apple Mask:
To prepare this mask, grate one medium sized apple and mix it with 4 to 5 tbsp of honey. Apply this mixture on your face and keep it for 20 minutes. Wash it off with cold water and find a beautiful glow on the skin.
Egg Yolk Mask:
Egg Yolks contain Vitamin A which is good for scarring. To attempt this method of acne treatment, whip up an egg yolk, apply it to your skin for 20 minutes. Wash off. There is some discussion as to whether or not you can catch salmonella from putting egg yolk on your skin. Do a little research before trying this one.
Oatmeal And Onion Mask:
Peel a small onion, chop it into pieces and then work it in the blender to make a puree. In the meanwhile cook ½ cup unflavored oatmeal, let it cool and then mix it with onion puree. When the mixture is cold, apply it on the face and leave it for 5 to 15 minutes. Rinse it off with water to find a radiant skin. You can keep this paste in refrigerator to use it again.
Egg White Mask:
This is another effective mask to treat acne. You just need to remove egg yolk from the egg white part and then whip the egg white part till it becomes frothy. Now, apply it directly on the face and keep it for 20 minutes. Wash it off with lukewarm water and then rinse it with cold water to close the open pores. The mask will not only help you to get rid of acne but will also help in tightening the skin.