The basic purpose of face wash it to wash your face and remove all the dirt, impurities and excess oil from skin. Cleansing is very important step your skin care routine as it prepares the skin to absorb the nutrients effectively. We generally use store bought face wash or cleansers to clean our face. These face washes contains lot of chemicals so most of the time they tend to dry out skin more. Specially for oily skin. When we use any chemically laden face wash on oily skin then it strips off the essential natural oils from the skin and make it more drier. Now to balance the moisture level skin secrets more oil which creates oiliness and greasiness on the face. Hence it is very important to use mild and gentle cleanser for oily skin. Similarly with acne prone skin as well. Today we would be discussing about few homemade recipe of face washes which you can try to get rid of acne .
Let’s Have A Look Those Recipes:
1. Yogurt & Strawberry Face Wash:
To prepare this face wash you would need two strawberries and two teaspoons of yogurt. Blend these two ingredients with the help of a grinder to make a smooth paste. Massage your face with this paste for 2 minutes and let it sit for another minute. Wash off with cold water . This face wash would help you to deep cleanse the face and remove the excess oil. Apart from this it would also help to hydrate the skin and the strawberry would also help to remove the dark spots and skin discoloration with regular usage.
2. Honey & Milk Face Wash:
Milk is known as a natural cleanser which helps to cleanse the skin without stripping off the natural oils from your skin. It contains lactic acid which helps to deep cleanse the skin and also lighten the skin tone gradually. Honey helps to nourish the skin and also control the excess oil secretion. To prepare this face wash you would need two teaspoons of raw milk and one teaspoon of honey. Mix it well and apply on your face . Massage for a minute and wash off with warm water. This face wash is suitable for sensitive skin also. This face wash would help you to get softer an brighter skin with regular usage. Honey contains anti inflammatory properties which helps to reduce the acne inflammation and its anti bacterial properties would help to kill the acne causing bacteria.
3. Honey & Oatmeal Face Wash:
Oats work best for on oily and acne prone skin. Oats contain anti inflammatory properties. It helps to reduce the redness and swelling of acne. It also helps to absorb the excess oil secretion. To prepare this face wash you would need half a cup of grounded oats, half tablespoon of honey and two tablespoons of lemon juice. Mix all the ingredients well . If you find the mixture is too drying then you can add bit of water to get a smooth paste. Now use this as a face wash and massage your face for a minute. Wash off later with warm water. This face wash would help to reduce the acne and remove the dead skin cells as well.
4. Lemon & Pineapple Face Wash:
Citric acid is very beneficial for acne prone and oily skin. Lemon and Pineapple contains citric acid which helps to remove the dead skin cells and control the oil secretion. To prepare this face wash you would need two teaspoons of pineapple juice , one teaspoon of baking soda and two teaspoons of lemon juice. Mix all the ingredients well and apply it on your face. Massage your face with this paste for a minute and wash off with lukewarm water. This face wash would help to remove the excess oil, impurities and dirt effectively. The baking soda would help to dry out the acne faster and control the oil secretion.
5. Fuller’s Earth & Aspirin Face Wash:
Aspirin contains Salicylic acid which is extremely beneficial for oily and acne prone skin. You must have noticed Salicylic acid as an ingredient in oil control face washes and ointments. Fullers earth would help to absorb the excess oil and clear the blemishes in long run. To prepare this face wash you would need three aspirin tablets and two teaspoons of fullers earth. First crush the tablets and grind it into a fine powder. Add fullers earth into it and make a paste by using water. Apply this paste on your face and massage for a minute. Let it sit for a minute and wash off with cold water. This face wash helps to reduce acne effectively and control the excess oil secretion.