The oily skin is one that produces an increased amount of sebum secretion (sweat) than normal. It is always thicker, damp and shiny. One of the main reasons for skin oiliness is genetic inheritance. Other facts like hormonal changes, stress, and excess of sun result in oily skin.
Home Treatment for Oily Skin
Exfoliating and moisturizing mask based on honey and oats.
Honey acts as a natural exfoliate, moisturizes and eliminates toxins. It thereby prevents the appearance of blemishes and delays aging.
Meanwhile, the oats have a powerful cleansing action (i.e., it acts by cleaning the pores). It provides a soothing action that leaves our skin more relaxed and more beautiful.
Already the role of lemon acts as an antioxidant and helps in the disappearance of the spots.
The brown sugar helps in the exfoliati.on of the skin.
- A spoonful of brown sugar
- One tablespoon of lemon juice
- One tablespoon of honey
- A tablespoon of oatmeal
Mix all ingredients in a glass container.
How to use:
- Wash your face with mild soap and cold water
- Apply the mask with light and circular movements
- Let the product act for at least 15 minutes.
- Rinse well and with cold water
- Repeat the process at least three times a week.
Please note that homemade masks for oily skin which has lemon need some precautions. When using these masks, do not expose yourself to the sun otherwise the lemon may cause stains on your skin.
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