3 Homemade Face Masks for Oily Skin

By Aniela / February 6, 2018

Oily skin is a very common problem that can result in breakouts, but these 3 homemade face masks for oily skin can fix that! Made with all natural ingredients, these simple face masks can be made in seconds and will get rid of excess oil, tighten skin, and reduce breakouts. These recipes have been tried and tested by a number of people with oily skin, and we're happy to say, they've been extremely successful! Try any one of these 3 masks (or all 3!) for yourself and say goodbye to pesky, oily skin and breakouts!

3 Homemade Face Masks For Oily Skin – Recipes

#1. Banana Face Mask

banana mask

This banana face mask is amazing because not only does it work for oily skin, but it also does wonders for aging, and acne prone skin. Bananas are loaded with vitamins and minerals that tighten skin and trap oil.

Mix all ingredients together and apply to a clean face and neck. Leave on for 15-20 minutes, and rinse off. Repeat twice a week.

#2. Strawberry Face Mask

mayonnaise and strawberry hair mask

Strawberries are loaded with natural salicylic acid which is an ingredient that's found in most over-the-counter acne creams and washes. Perfect for oily skin and acne prone skin!

  • 1/4 cup strawberries
  • 1/4 cup sour cream or plain yogurt

In a food processor or blender, add the strawberries and sour cream/yogurt and pulse until a smooth, paste like consistency is formed. Apply to a clean face and neck and leave on for 20 minutes. Rinse off and pat dry. Repeat 2-3 times a week.

#3. Papaya Face Mask

papaya for hair

This tropical face mask will fight off even the most stubborn of oils and acne!

  • 1/4 cup diced papaya
  • 1 tsp pineapple juice
  • 1 tsp cornstarch (acts as a thickener)

Blend or process all ingredients above until they form a smooth consistency. Apply to a clean face and neck and leave on for 20-25 minutes. Use 2-3 times a week.

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