There are a lot of people who have acne problems nowadays. In spite of the fact that it is very common phenomenon, many people still don’t know how to cure it properly. In this article I will present 5 most popular homemade acne masks and I will explain how to prepare them. These are 5 most effective homemade acne masks. Moreover homemade acne remedies are cheap and ingredients are easily accessible.
Only few people have the knowledge to make their own homemade acne remedy while others usually buy medicine prescribed by the doctor. Thanks to this article, you will be able to make your own homemade acne mask from few simple ingredients that are present at almost every home. Here are top 5 homemade acne masks:
Baking soda (acne mask) this is one of the most effective homemade acne mask. It makes miracles for some of us when it comes to acne. In order to make this mask you will need baking soda and water. First of all, clean infected place with cleanser, afterwards mix baking soda and water and apply the mixture on pimples. Leave the mixture on the face for a while. You can read a book for 5 to 10 minutes. When you remove the mask form your face you will notice how soft your face is. Baking soda remedy doesn’t work for every type of skin. For some people it works and for some not. But if you notice improvement, repeat the treatment few times a week and you can say goodbye to your pimples.
Salt mask is another easy homemade acne mask. To prepare this mask you will need sea salt or cooking salt and some water. Take salt and put it into the water for 20 minutes. Apply salt water on the acne spots and leave it for about 15 minutes. It is a perfect treatment for acne scars because salt cleans and dries acne spots. If you have the opportunity to go to the seaside and swim a little in the sea, you don’t even have to make a mask. Sea water is natural acne treatment.
Oatmeal and onion mask is a more complicated mask than the ones before. But also it cures better. You probably dislike the smell of onion but while applying the mask, try to think about the positive results the mask will give you. To prepare the mask, firstly peel one medium sized onion and puree it until smooth. Take oatmeal, cook ½ cup of plain, non- sweet oatmeal. When it is ready, wait until it cools down. Add onion puree. Apply it on your face and wash away after 15 minutes. You can add some honey to the mixture if the mask is not thick enough and doesn’t want to stay on your face. After 15 minutes pass, wash your face gently.
Egg white mask is next mask worth recommending. It is called like this because you have to remove egg yolk from egg whites. You don’t have to do add anything else with this mask. When you have egg white separated, whip it until you have a dense structure. If you have oily skin, you can add some lemon juice and mix it with the egg white to achieve better result. Clean your face with the cleanser and then apply the mask. Keep the mask for about 15 minutes and wash it later with a warm water. Thanks to using this mask, your skin will be tightened and pimples disappear.
Yogurt mask is very easy to make. All you need to prepare it is yogurt and honey. First of all, take one teaspoon of honey and heat it up a little. It will become softer. If you have dry skin, you can add one additional spoon of honey. Take one spoon of yogurt and mix it with honey. Yogurt should be medium fat or even non-fat. Mix the ingredients. When yogurt mask is made, apply it on your face and leave it for about 15 minutes. After this, wash the mask off with the washcloth. It is advised to use the mask few times a week.
Choose the best mask for you and start healing your acne. If homemade mask doesn’t help you, try to make the other one. It takes some time to find the proper mask and to results of treating to appear so in order to get rid of acne, use your homemade mask regularly.
If you are interested in other remedies for acne or if you want to gain new knowledge about acne for example if you want to know how to get rid of scars or how to prevent acne from occurring, read our other articles.