The face is always prone to different skin problems and that is because it is very sensitive too external factors. Hence, for some of us, it might be wrinkles or redness but for many women, there is an issue especially with acne. Most frustrating when it actually comes up from nowhere. Thankfully, there's a natural approach you could take without spending a lot of money on very expensive products for your face.
Thus, keep reading and see what ingredients you need because you might already have them in your kitchen. Moreover, learn how to DIY a natural face mask to get rid of acne and clear up even the worst acne outbreak while you sleep.
The main ingredients for this homemade face mask are coconut oil and oatmeal. Regarding the coconut oil, this is ideal in fighting acne because has incredible antibacterial and antifungal properties.
The oatmeal is perfect for its ph-balancing properties and the soothing effect it will provide for your skin. Combine these two together and you get a perfect mixture for a clear and smooth face.
Here are the ingredients you will need for this homemade face mask against acne:
- 1 tablespoon of coconut oil
- 3 tablespoons of oatmeal
- Â¼ cup of warm water
All you have to do is follow the next instructions and you're all set:
Take about 3 tablespoons of oatmeal and add them to a mixing bowl.
Pour over the oatmeal around Â¼ cup of warm water.
Next, mix very well until you get a paste consistency.
Then, add 1 tablespoon of coconut oil and mix again to incorporate everything.
Now, to apply this, make sure you wash your face with warm water. This will help with opening your pores so your paste could be even more effective. Then, apply the paste on your face and let it act for 20 minutes. When the time is up, start gently massaging your face with circular motions for about 5 minutes.
By doing this massage, you will basically remove the dead skin cells that could possibly clog your pores. Thus, you won't allow the formation of acne. Lastly, simply rinse the mask off with lukewarm water and pat dry your face using a soft towel. Look at your beautiful shiny and clear skin!