We have heard it on more than one occasion, no matter your skin type or the state of your skin, applying at least once a week a mask is one of the most relaxing, beneficial and above all wonderful things of self-care.
But each woman has a different skin type, and we try to pamper it to the fullest regardless of its type, so this time we will focus on oily skin and all those masks that have amazing benefits, so if it is your Skin type, take note and apply some of them, you will not regret it.
How do I know if my skin is oily?
Identifying this type of skin is simple, as it usually has dark spots in case of having removed or pinched any imperfection, is usually more prone to acne and has much more shine, also that the pores look dilated or widened.
How should care be taken?
To have smooth and beautiful skin, we must perform two types of care: internal and external; The inmate will basically consist of eating a balanced diet, with a consumption of fruits and vegetables as well as keeping us hydrated throughout the day. And the second is to take care of ourselves from the outside, for this we must eliminate the brightness of our face and using homemade masks.
The miracle of homemade masks
On many occasions, we usually hear that if you were born with oily skin, you would die with oily skin, but this tendency can be controlled and without spending too much money because thanks to the fruits of nature and the creativity of certain people we have homemade masks, which have been become our best friends.
1. Banana, honey and lemon juice mask
What you need is a small banana, add a spoonful of honey and one spoon lemon juice, if you wish you can also add one of orange juice. Mix well and apply on your face and neck for 15 minutes, remove with warm water. Remember, you should wear this mask at night or not expose yourself to the sun.
2. Strawberry, honey and sugar
For this mask, you will need 6 ripe strawberries, preferably soft, a spoonful of honey, brown sugar and lemon juice. You will mix the ingredients in a bowl to form a uniform paste, and you should apply it on the face and neck area for only 10 minutes. Remove it with a hot damp cloth; Remember to do this twice a week.
3. Strawberry yogurt mask
You will need a quarter cup of plain yogurt or sour cream and a quarter of soft strawberries. You must create a paste and apply it on the face for 15 minutes, let it dry and wash your face as you normally do.
4. Tomato juice, oatmeal and yogurt
You will need two tablespoons of oatmeal, one of tomato juice and one more yogurt, stir and apply for a period of 20 minutes or until it dries. Rinse by washing your face as you normally do.
5. Orange, lemon and honey mask
You will need two tablespoons of the zest of an orange peel, a tablespoon of lemon juice and one more honey; You will form a paste that you will apply on your face and neck, and you will rub in circular movements, which is helping with the spots will work as a mild natural scrub. Remove with warm water after 20 minutes.
6. Lemon and milk
You must combine three tablespoons of milk, one of lemon juice and half a pinch of turmeric, stir well and spread it on your face; Once it has dried, wash your face, you will see that it helps a lot with the excess of shine and oil on the skin.
7. Tomato mask
Crush a medium tomato that is ripe along with a couple of tablespoons of honey and one spoon lemon juice. Apply it on your face and neck, and let it act for 10 minutes.