Most of us think of oatmeal as something we eat for breakfast, but it can also be used for facials or skin treatments. It is very beneficial for your skin. It cleanses your skin without irritating or drying it out. In addition it helps relieve any dryness you might be feeling and helps maintain the moisture content in your skin.
Face Masks Of Oatmeal:
Here are few simple ways in which you can prepare face masks using oatmeal and apply them regularly on your face:
Deep Cleansing Face Mask:
Mix 1 tablespoon of finely grounded oatmeal with 1 tablespoon of live organic yogurt and 1 small spoon of honey. Just beat the mixture until it becomes consistent enough to spread all over. If you warm the honey it will give more consistency to the mixture. Apply the mixture on a clean face and leave it on for 10- 15 minutes. Then wash it off with warm water and see the results.
Honey And Oatmeal Face Mask:
Mix 1 teaspoon olive oil, 1 egg yolk, 1 teaspoon honey and 1 teaspoon instant oatmeal. Blend all these ingredients to make them consistent. Apply the mixture to your face and leave it on for a few minutes. Rinse it off with luke warm water.
Oatmeal And Egg White Mask:
Mix oatmeal with one egg white. Blend well and then apply to your face. Leave it on until it dries, which should take about 15 15 minutes. Then wash it off with warm water.
Benefits Of Oatmeal For The Face:
Oatmeal is very beneficial for your skin. it is one of the best natural treatments for dry skin. It can also act as natural skin cleanser, facial scrub and soothing facial mask.
Some other benefits of oatmeal are:
- It helps relieve the dryness from the skin.
- It helps maintain the natural moisture balance in the skin which aids in curing minor skin irritations.
- It is used as a skin cleanser because it removes surface dirt and impurities and provides gentle exfoliation, leaving the skin clean, smooth and soft.
- It is used as a face mask because it cleanses deep pores without irritating and drying out the skin.