Face masks are known to be helpful in cleansing the outer layer of skin because it helps remove the dead skin cells and dirt. Some masks can also deep cleanse the face. It helps you clean as well as improve the appearance and health of your face’s skin. The facial mask will help you achieve a better skin texture and it will make your skin clearer. And with a clean skin, you can prevent oil build up and pimple formation. If you want to use a facial mask, you have two options. It is either to buy commercial facial masks or to create your own facial mask at home. Here are three reasons why homemade face mask is better than commercial ones.
First, you have to spend some money for a ready to use facial mask if you opt to buy commercial masks. However, you can save some money if you choose to use a homemade face mask. The reason behind this is that most of the ingredients of known to be effective homemade face masks can be actually found in your kitchen or refrigerator. Some of the most popular ingredients are as follows: egg (yolk and/or white), milk powder, honey, lemon juice, yeast powder, oatmeal, yogurt, mayonnaise, papaya, avocado and cucumber. You do not need all the above mentioned ingredients to make an affective homemade mask. In fact, a milk facial mask can do wonders and this is made just by wetting a cotton ball with milk and dabbing it onto your face. Some homemade face mask involves a solution or a paste that is made from two or more of the listed ingredients.
Second, a homemade face mask can be customized according to your needs. For instance, you can use a homemade face mask that will deeply cleanse your face but will focus in treating your pimples or acne. For instance, mixing lemon juice with fuller’s earth yeast powder to make a mud facial mask is known to be effective in getting rid of acne. You can also address other face skin problems like dryness or oiliness using a homemade mask. To do so, you just need to choose the ingredients carefully. For dry skin, a homemade facial mask with honey and egg yolk can do the trick. For oily skin, honey and egg white should be in the mixture. You can also create a facial mask that will remedy sun burn, black heads or enlarged pores. Although the commercial or ready to use facial masks give the convenience that you will not need to be messy in the kitchen, a homemade face mask allow you to customize the mixture to match your skin needs. The only drawback is that you will need to do some research on the necessary ingredients.
Third, most homemade face masks will require you to mix natural ingredients so you are guaranteed that there is no any harsh chemical in the whole solution or mixture. Using a homemade facial mask gives you the assurance that there are no harmful chemicals that will touch your skin. You are the one to create the mixture so you will know the substances that you will put onto your face.
The most important thing to do when you use homemade face masks is to choose the ingredients carefully based on your skin’s needs. This will help to protect and treat your facial skin more quickly and more effectively.