Do you know that you can use corn starch as an oil absorbing powder on top of your makeup? Corn starch is an excellent ingredient for drying out excess face oil and making your skin oil-free and radiant. On the other hand, kiwis are the best recommended facial scrub for oily skin peeps. And who says this? The beauty experts all around the world. The beauty experts all around the world revealed 5 such kitchen ingredients which are no less than a boon for oily skin people.
1. Nutmeg and Cinnamon
Cinnamon and Nutmeg are some things which are easily available in every Indian Kitchen. And the best part is, Cinnamon and Nutmeg, both are known for their anti-acne properties. It also boosts up the collagen production, which means you can get an anti-acne treatment as well as anti-ageing treatment in a single face pack. Take a teaspoon of Cinnamon powder and 1 teaspoon of Nutmeg powder. Mix them with 2 teaspoons of honey. Apply this paste on your skin and leave it for 15 minutes. Wash it off with water.
2. Corn Starch
As I’ve told before, cornstarch dries out the excess oil from the skin making it soft and sheen free. You can get an attractive matte look without using any mattifying powder. And how’s this possible? Just with corn starch. Make a paste of cornstarch with water and add few drop of olive oil to it. Apply the paste on your face. Let it dry. Wash it with lukewarm water and enjoy the matte look.
Avocado is no less than a treasure trunk for oily skinned people. It nourishes, enhance and rejuvenates the skin. Take one egg white and whip it until it is frothy. Mash an avocado pulp and add it to the frothy egg white. Add one teaspoon of lemon juice to it. Apply this paste on your face and leave it for 20-25 minutes. Wash it off with cold water.
4. Chamomile Tea
Chamomile is an excellent ingredient for oily skin. It has anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal and antiseptic properties. Plus it comprises of essential oils and antioxidants which prevent premature ageing. Chamomile tea also helps in regulating blood circulation and eliminates the microorganism which causes acne. Take some chamomile tea and mix it with oatmeal in the same quantities. Add few drops of almond oil and a teaspoon of honey. Apply this pack on your face and leave it for 10-15 minutes.
This can be used as an excellent facial scrub for oily skin. Take one keep and peel it off. Mash the kiwi pulp properly. Add some sugar and few drops of olive oil to it. Blend it well to make a paste. Scrub it on your face using your fingertips. Wash it off with cold water.