The combination of the properties of the oats with the properties of the lemon can be very beneficial for all the people who want to clarify the tone of their skin naturally.
Both oats and lemon have excellent properties for the skin. The lemon helps to remove stains and help to achieve a more even tone. Oatmeal has the action of a natural exfoliant, frees skin from dead cells and results in a more even and smooth complexion, in addition to serving as an astringent.
- 3 tablespoons of ground oats
- 1 lemon juice
- Mix the ingredients in a small container.
- Clean your face and apply the mask.
- Make circular movements with the fingertips to exfoliate the skin very well.
- Let it act for 15-20 minutes for a better effect.
This mask works very well for skin with a tendency to acne. To increase its effectiveness against this, you can add honey, as it acts as an antibacterial. It also provides moisture in case you have dry skin.
You must take into account that this mask should not apply during the day, since if there are traces of the lemon on the skin and you leave in the sunlight, the skin could be much worse stained and even burn a little.
Apply only at night and make sure to remove it well when washing your skin. With that apply twice a week more than enough to see results in a short time.
This mask of oatmeal and lemon is very simple to make, but its results are phenomenal if you use it properly.