Face masks are beneficial for your skin in many ways. It hydrates, nourishes, tighten and helps in toning the skin. Face masks also help in removing impurities and dead skin cells from the face. You can get the benefits of the spa at your home with the help of right homemade facial masks. However, you have to be very careful while choosing the face masks ingredients when it comes to treating combination skin type as it can comprise of both oily and dry skin types. Below is combination skin care that includes homemade face masks which can easily be made at home and add a glow to your skin.
Simple Homemade Face Masks for Combination Skin Care
1. Milk and Clay Natural Face Mask for Combination Skin Type
For this mask, you can use Fuller’s earth (Multani Mitti) or Bentonite clay. Clay has natural mineral content in it, it absorbs excess oil, toxins and dirt from the skin and at the same time it exfoliates and improves circulation. Milk used in face packs works as a moisturizer.
How to Make the Face Mask of Clay?
Take some fine clay and milk in the same quantity or use milk until you can make a smooth paste of clay with it. Apply a thin layer of it on your face and leave it for 15 minutes. Wash this mask with warm water. It will add shine and glow to your face and yes very refreshing face mask for combination skin care.
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2. Cucumber and Oatmeal Face Mask for Combination Skin Care
Cucumbers are a rich source of antioxidants, and vitamins A & C. The antioxidants present in cucumber helps in preventing skin damage. It tones and refreshes skin. When cucumber is mixed with oatmeal it makes an excellent exfoliating and cleansing face mask.
How to Make the Face Mask of Cucumber and Oatmeal?
Take some juice of the cucumber. Mix oatmeal powder in it. Now make a paste. You can also add rose water or some milk to this pack to make a spreadable paste. Apply this pack to your face and neck and leave it for 20 minutes. Rinse it off with tap water.This pack is good for acne prone combination skin as it calms down and soothes irritation of the skin.
3. Honey and Lemon Juice Face Pack
How to Make the Face Mask of Honey and Lemon?
Take honey and lemon juice in 2:1 proportion. Mix them well. Apply this pack all over your face and allow it to dry. Wash with lukewarm water once it dries off. Pat your skin dry. This pack heals and provides required hydration to the skin.
4. Rose Petals Face Mask for Glowing Skin
Roses have therapeutic benefits and healing properties. It is also antibacterial, moisturizing and anti-inflammatory. A rose have vitamin C in it and also helps in reducing wrinkles. Rose face masks soothe your skin and decrease redness.
How to Make the Face Mask of Rose Petals?
Take some fresh rose petals, 2 tablespoons of rosewater, 1 tablespoon of yogurt and 1 tablespoon of honey. Make a fine paste by blending all the ingredients together. Apply this paste on your face and leave it for 15 minutes. Wash your face with warm water.
5. Egg White Face Mask is Ideal for Combination Skin Care
Eggs are a rich source of selenium, a wonderful ingredient for skin. It also contains vitamins A, D, E along with some type of vitamin B. Egg white face masks are good for combination skin, too.
How to Make the Face Mask of Egg?
Take 1 egg white, 1 tablespoon of chopped cucumber and few drops of essential oil or lemon juice. Mix all the ingredients well. Apply this mask on your face and leave it for 20 minutes. Wash your face with warm water.This mask will help in moisturizing the face and reducing sebum from the T-zone area. It will also moisturize your face.
With these easy to make homemade face masks you can take good care of your combination skin and add more glow to your face.