Something that is not so smooth, but is natural and full of natural properties when used on face makes a great scrub. The same goes with oatmeal also. It is a natural product and also not smooth in texture thus making a great choice for facial care. You can have it every day or twice or thrice in a week depending on your skin and its need. I bet, it will enrich your skin with natural factor and will cast away its bad points like impurities and dirt. For these reasons, you might see the presence of oatmeal in many facial products. Today, you are going to make your own face wash with oatmeal and enjoy its ever-lasting benefits. Read down and follow.
Here Are 8 Ways To Use Oatmeal On Face
1. Oatmeal And Water
You need not always mix a product with other ingredients to make it effective. Sometimes an ingredient in itself is effective enough to reap the essential benefits. In this recipe, simply mix oatmeal into water. Mix water enough to form a thick consistency. Rub on your face and wait for another 15 minutes. Wash off with lukewarm water.
2. Oatmeal And Milk
This is one variation of oatmeal which makes the face soft with continuous usage. In this variation, oatmeal plays as a great scrub while milk helps to soften the skin. Simply crush one teaspoon of oatmeal with little amount of milk. Mix the two well and scrub your face for the next 2 minutes. Keep undisturbed for another 5-10 minutes and then wash off with lukewarm water. Follow daily or thrice a week.
3. Avocado, Oatmeal And Ground Almonds
Using this avocado and lemon juice based recipe, your skin will feel much smooth, supple, and soft, nourished and hydrated as never before. You will definitely feel like never giving this disclosing this recipe to someone else too. Mix 1 cup of oatmeal and 1 teaspoon of ground almonds in a bowl. Extract the pulp of one peeled avocado and add to the mixture. Mix all the ingredients well and apply on your face in circular motion. Keep for the next 15 minutes and then wash off with lukewarm water.
4. Oatmeal, Cream Cheese And Lemon Juice
This recipe includes the use of cream cheese and lemon juice that has lactic and citric acid beneficial for reviving skin health and oatmeal that soothes the skin. Mix together 2 teaspoon of oatmeal with 1 teaspoon each of cram cheese and lemon juice in a bowl. Mix well and apply on your face in circular motion. Wait until it air dries. Wash off with lukewarm water afterwards.
5. Grapefruit And Oatmeal
The recipe contains citric acid from grapefruit that fuels the skin tone and enhances the power of oatmeal to exfoliate the skin. Squeeze the juice and pulp of one grapefruit. Put it in a bowl and add 2 teaspoon of oatmeal. Make a smooth paste and apply on your face in circular motion. Keep for the next5 minutes and then wash off with lukewarm water. Pat your skin to get the instant blood circulation.
6. Oatmeal, Rosehip Oil, Argon Oil, Cucumber, Milk
Although, this recipe involves the usage of many ingredients but it reaps that many benefits also. This recipe has oatmeal that forms a great scrub, essential oil that penetrates deep down the skin layer and clear its clogged pores and milk that soften the skin. Now, you only think, isn’t it a good one to give a try. Mix 2 teaspoon of cucumber of crushed cucumber, 1 teaspoon each of rosehip and argon essential oil and 1 teaspoon of milk. Mix all the ingredients well and apply on your face. Keep for the next 10 minutes and then wash off with lukewarm water.
7. Oatmeal, Apple Cider Vinegar, Organic Honey And Ground Almond
This recipe requires many ingredients but all come with one or the other essential property that all together moisturizes the skin, closes the pores, restore the natural pH of the skin and keeps the complexion soft and fresh looking. Mix 8 teaspoon of oatmeal in 1 teaspoon each of apple cider vinegar and honey and 2 teaspoon of ground almonds. Make sure that you add honey after heating it foe few minutes. Rub on your skin in circular motion and keep for the next 10 minutes. Rinse off with lukewarm water and pat your ski afterwards.
8. Baking Soda And Oatmeal
Baking soda is a gentle exfoliator but when combined with oatmeal it makes even better mixture. The two makes another natural scrub helpful in removing impurities from the face and rendering it glow and clear skin. Combine 1 teaspoon of oatmeal and baking soda in a bowl. Mix well and apply on your face. Keep for the next 10 minute and then wash off with lukewarm water. Follow 2 times a week.