Oil in the skin protects and fights from signs of aging, but many people suffer from an excess of oil in their face, especially teenagers, but many adults also face this kind of problem which cause them pimples, blemishes, zits etc. There are lots of treatment to do in home to fight excess oil from your face.
Some other factor which causes oily skin are hot environment, daily activity, or changes in hormonal stage and sometimes you can see unwanted brown pigmentation in the skin when you come from the sun. Here are few oily skin care tips, along with steps to cure your oily skin naturally at home.
Some Tips To Cure Oily Skin
Natural Home Remedies
Oily skins are difficult to manage, but there are many solutions to handle this. Chemical and expensive skin care products can be a boon and sometimes can be a disadvantage. There are many simple homemade remedies that are found effective for your oily skin.
Egg whites are effective in drying out skin blemishes, tone and tight the oily skin. Apply whipped egg white on the face till it dry. Rinse with water. You can also mix lemon juice with egg white and apply for 15 minutes before washing off with warm water.
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Yogurt helps in absorbing and exfoliating excess oil from the skin. Apply yogurt on the face, leave for 15 minutes, wash it off with water. You can even try yogurt with oatmeal or honey.
Tomatoes have ingredients that are great solution for oily skin, it has properties of cleaning and cooling. The natural oil-absorbing qualities helps in getting rid of excess oil. To apply tomato, rub the half cut tomato on your face, till it gets soaked in skin. Wash after 15 minutes with water.
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Cucumber helps to manage oily skin with its soothing and cooling astringent properties. It have high amount of mineral, potassium, magnesium and vitamin content, which are good for oily skin. Rub a cucumber slice before bed, and rinse it with warm water in the morning. You can also try a mixture of cucumber juice with lime juice, and apply on your face and hands. This remedy is also useful for reducing sun tan and freckles.
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Aloe Vera is also a easy home remedies to reduce oil in face. After washing your face, apply Aloe Vera and dry. You can also refrigerate the gel for refreshing and cooling effect. Apply two to three times a day for convenience.
Not hydrating oily skin is a myth, oil is not moisture. So having a lot of water is beneficial for oily skin.
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Different Kinds Of Face Packs
6Banana Face Pack
7Orange Face Pack
Orange eliminate the oily skin and aging by improving extra texture, it is also rich in Vitamin C. You can apply the orange juice directly on your skin or you can mix it with other ingredients too.
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8Lemon Face Pack
Lemon is the prime ingredients for all the face packs because of its natural bleaching agents. The citrus property in it reduces the oil secretion and clean the skin deeply. It also destroys the dead skin cells. You can mix lemon juice with turmeric or any other ingredients to recover oily skin.
Multani mitti is the best face mask for the oily skin. It removes acne from the skin. Apply the paste of multani mitti mixed with rose water, you can also mix turmeric into it. After applying leave it to dry and wash it off with warm water.
With the above mentioned steps you can also try to avoid Fried and fatty foods, sweets or high calorie foods, because it leads to secretion of excess oil from the skin and causes pimple. Fresh vegetables and fruits are to be consumed, it helps in maintaining a healthy looking skin. Caffeinated or carbonated drinks like cola and coffee must be limited or decreased in consumption. It is said that they secrete excess oil and helps in forming pimples.
These are the few skin care tips which you can follow to get rid of oily skin.
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By – Triptika Basu