From time to time we all suffer from some degree of acne. Millions of dollars are spent every year by people ranging from adolescent to adult trying to find the perfect acne solution. For much less money homemade acne masks are just as effective as high priced acne medications. I have put together what I consider to be the best homemade facial masks for acne. With a few simple ingredients that are readily available in most of our homes we can fight acne at what ever degree in which we need to. Here are some of my favorite homemade facial acne masks which cover varied degrees of acne breakouts. Be sure to start any acne mask with a freshly cleansed face and keep your hair tied back!
The Egg White Mask – For Light Acne Breakouts:
First crack open an egg, separate the yolk from the egg white. Then whip the egg white until it’s white and fluffy. Apply the froth to your face. Leave on for approximately 20 minutes and then wash off with warm water. Enjoy the tight and firm feeling from this effortless homemade face mask for acne. I especially like using this mask before I go out. It never fails; I get complimented on my beautiful skin.
The Baking Soda Mask – For Medium Acne Breakouts:
Simply enough there are only two ingredients in this homemade acne mask; baking soda and water. Use three to four tablespoons of baking soda and add water to form a paste, not too thick, not too thin. After applying the homemade acne mask to your face, relax for up to 20 minutes. Then rinse your face to feel the softness and clarity of your skin. Use this homemade acne mask treatment twice a week to clear up those blemishes. n95 mask
The Onion and Oatmeal Mask – For Heavy Acne Breakouts:
Boil one ounce of water and add it to three tablespoons of oatmeal, let stand for about five minutes. In a food processor chop finely one small onion making a smooth puree. Mix with the oatmeal while it’s still warm. If the mask isn’t substantial enough, add a little honey until the mask thickens enough to situate on your face. Leave it on for 20 minutes, rinse with warm water. The mixture will keep for approximately one week in the refrigerator. The result of this acne facial mask will leave you feeling confident and renewed