Homemade face masks can be the perfect alternative to a facial. Many of us, both men and women, care about our skin, but cannot afford the extra expense.
These homemade face masks are great for various types of skin from sensitive to dry and anti-aging. Many of these face mask recipes use ingredients that can be found in the kitchen already.
Take a few minutes today to MYO at-home spa. Use these homemade face mask recipes give yourself a homemade facial that will make your skin glow.
Homemade Face Masks For Combination, Aging, Dry and Sensitive Skin
Homemade Face Mask for Combination Skin (also see Face Masks for all skin types)
Grapefruit Face Mask – 1 teaspoon grapefruit juice, 1 teaspoon sour cream, 1 egg white. Beat egg white until it is fluffy, add sour cream and grapefruit juice and blend well. Apply to face for 15 minutes, then rinse with warm water.
Homemade Face Masks for Dry Skin
Cucumber Face Mask- Make a paste by mixing blending or food processing one small cucumber and one cup of oatmeal. Mix one teaspoon of this paste with one teaspoon of yogurt and apply to face. Leave on face for 15 minutes. Rinse.
Honey Facial Mask – Rinse your face with warm water to open up the pores. Apply honey and leave for 15 minutes. Rinse with warm water, cleanse, then follow with a few rinses with cold water to close pores.
Homemade Anti-Aging Face Masks
Sugar and Water – Dissolve 2 T Sugar and 3 T hot water. Spread on skin and leave for 10 minutes. Rinse.
Peach Tightening Mask – This face tightening treatment uses 1 Peach, ripe, peeled, pitted, 1 Egg white or 1/4 cup cornstarch and 1 mint sprig(optional). Just whip the peach, egg white or cornstarch and mint leaves together in a blender until smooth. Smooth mixture evenly over your face and leave on to tighten for 20 minutes. Rinse off and pat dry.
Homemade Masks for Sensitive Skin
Yogurt and Oatmeal Homemade Face Mask – Mix 1/2 cup of plain yogurt with 1/4 cup of oatmeal. Apply to skin for 10 minutes and rinse.
Egg white and Oatmeal Facial Treatment for Sensitive Skin – Mix the 4T of oatmeal and an egg white. Let the mixture dry on face, roughly 10 minutes. Gently wash off with a few splashes of warm water.
Peptol-Bismol and Oatmeal Face Mask – The active ingredient (bismuth subsalicylate) in Pepto-Bismol can not only sooth your stomach, but also your face. Mix 1/4 cup of Pepto Bismol with 2T of Oatmeal. Leave on for 15 minutes and rinse.
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