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5 Easy 3 Ingredient Homemade Face Masks For Acne

Updated on September 8, 2013

Home Remedies For Acne Scars

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Simple home acne recipes

If you are concerned about a small or big acne problem, start with these fabulous 5 easy 3 ingredient homemade facemasks for acne that will save you money and needless worry.

If you are concerned about a small or big acne problem, we have the most fabulous 5 easy 3 ingredient homemade facemasks for acne that will save you money and needless worry.

Step One:

Pick a recipe that you think sounds like you (see some of our awesome examples below). You might like it because you have some of the ingredients in the pantry already, or maybe someone you know has and they are willing to share.

Write down what it is you need so you have a very clear plan to create your homemade facemasks for acne. Do you need time to yourself and a shopping list; maybe you could have fun doing it with a friend? Whatever it takes to succeed – do it.

Remember, what gets written down gets done!

Step Two:

Now the fun starts. You have set your goals around time and date, now you just need to make sure you do it! Get your utensils together and get blending (feels so therapeutic and almost as if you are making your own secret spells!) Let’s try these 5 Easy 3 Ingredient Homemade Facemasks For Acne out for starters:

Acne Face Masks

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1.Turmeric and Honey Acne Facemask

Mix one teaspoon of natural (not powdered) milk, one teaspoon of honey and one teaspoon of turmeric together, apply to skin and leave for 10 – 20 minutes before rinsing off with warm water.

This is so good you could eat it! Honey has antibacterial properties so it is natures’ awesome cleanser, and spicy turmeric is anti-inflammatory and antibacterial.

2. Acne Egg White and Lemon Mask (this one actually only has two ingredients!)

Mix one egg white, 4 drops of lemon juice or essential oil. Beat the egg white until soft peaks form and add the drops of lemon juice or essential oil. Apply to your skin and rinse off with warm water.

When it comes to easy and simple it doesn’t come any easier than this. Plus the benefit of this acne facemask is you are more than likely to have at least one ingredient in the cupboard, so super simple and affordable.

3. Acne Slippery Elm Mask

Mix 1 oz of slippery elm powder, 3 oz of water and 3 drops of tea tree oil (optional). Apply to skin, leave on for 10 minutes and rinse off with warm water.

Tea tree oil to clean and kill any nasty bacteria naturally and it smells incredible. Research shows our sense of smell is hugely beneficial to our sense of wellbeing so if your acne is getting you a bit down, this little recipe is also wonderfully uplifting.

4. Acne Green Clay Mask

1 tablespoon green clay from your local health store, 1 teaspoon of apricot kernel oil and 3 drops of palma rosa essential oil mixed. Apply to skin for 10 – 20 minutes and rinse off with lukewarm water.

This juicy acne homemade face mask has a youthful, exhilarating fragrant note because of the apricot. Feels good and smells great.

5. Acne Rejuvenating Repairing Seaweed Mask

This homemade acne facemask makes us feel like we are really getting back to nature and escaping the stress! Combine 4 tablespoons of kelp powder with half a cup of aloe vera juice or gel and add 3 tablespoons of distilled water until it becomes a thick paste, apply to skin, put your feet up, relax and leave for 15 minutes. Rinse off with warm water. Super refreshing!

Face Masks For Acne

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The Complete Acne Book: Your Total Guide To Natural (And Other) Acne Treatments From Homemade Face Masks For Acne To Pimple Cleansers & Steams

The Complete Acne Book: Your Total Guide To Natural (And Other) Acne Treatments From Homemade Face Masks For Acne To Pimple Cleansers & Steams
The Complete Acne Book: Your Total Guide To Natural (And Other) Acne Treatments From Homemade Face Masks For Acne To Pimple Cleansers & Steams

The Complete Acne Book covers all aspects of acne concerns including causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatments from commercial options to a while host of powerful and effective natural at home acne remedies. With hundreds of acne eliminating homemade recipes including cleansers, masks, serums, scrubs and moisturizers that treat acne while nourishing and repairing skin (and for removing acne scars). To really get rid of acne for good (not just a bandaid short term fix) it's important to recognize and understand not just the physical symptoms, but how to target acne at it's source for long term prevention. This book not only gives you recipes but discusses proven treatments that work.

 

More Sample Recipes From The Complete Acne Book

Acne Herbal Face Lotion

Useful for: moisturizing, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antibacterial, exfoliating.

Ingredients

1 oz. beeswax

4 oz hazelnuts or 1 tablespoon hazelnut oil

15 drops tea tree oil

15 drops myrhh

Method

Melt wax and oil together on warm not hot heat (use a double boiler if you have one), when melted blend thoroughly and allow to cool to a luke warm temperature then add essential oils.

Allow to cool completely and store in a glass jar.

Nightly Scar Healing Moisturizer For Acne

A very healing nourishing oil that also targets acne.

Ingredients

2 tablespoons jojoba oil

2 tablespoons rosehip oil (great for scars)

5 drops tea tree oil

1 teaspoon neem or tamanu oil

3 drops lavender essential oil

2 drops carrot seed oil (optional, also good for healing)

Method

Mix all ingredients in a small, dark glass bottle and shake well.

Store out of direct sunlight and use within 6 months.

Use a few drops nightly.


Light Moisturizer (Add Your Own Essential Oils)

A nice light moisturizer for soft skin

Ingredients

4 cup distilled water

3 tablespoons vegetable glycerin

5 drops of your favorite essential oil (lavender, neroli, frankincense)

Method

Mix all ingredients in a small, dark glass bottle and shake well.

Store out of direct sunlight and use within 3 months.

Use a little daily.

Acne Serum Moisturizer

Useful for: anti-aging, anti-fungal, antiseptic, antibacterial, balancing, calming, cleansing, healing, scarring, itchy skin, moisturizing, repairing, soothing, wrinkles.

Ingredients

1 oz apricot kernel oil

12 drops lavender oil

7 drops tea tree oil

1 drop geranium oil

Method

Mix all ingredients in a clear plastic or glass bottle shaking well for 2 minutes then apply 1-2 drops after washing.


Ingredients you can use in Natural Home Made Acne Remedies

Start with the right ingredients, once you know what you can use, you’ll learn how to use them…

The following ingredients are beneficial for Acneic skin:

* Almond meal

* Aloe vera

* Apple

* Apple cider vinegar

* Apricots raw

* Arrowroot

* Basil

* Bergamot

* Calendula

* Carrot seed oil

* Cucumber

* Eucalyptus

* Evening primrose oil

* Frankincense

* Fruits (especially tomatoes, strawberries, papaya and apple)

* Gotu kola

* Guava

* Herbs

* Honey

* Juniper

* Lavender oil

* Macadamias

* Manuka oil

* Milk

* Neem oil

* Orange

* Oatmeal

* Pomegranate

* Rosehip oil

* Tea tree oil

* Turmeric

* Vitamin A

* Yoghurt.

* Turmeric

Organic Body Care Recipes: 175 Homemade Herbal Formulas for Glowing Skin & a Vibrant Self

Organic Body Care Recipes: 175 Homemade Herbal Formulas for Glowing Skin & a Vibrant Self
Organic Body Care Recipes: 175 Homemade Herbal Formulas for Glowing Skin & a Vibrant Self

Radiantly healthy skin, hair, feet, hands, eyes, and nails. Commercial beauty products make this promise every day and live up to it with varying degrees of success. Stephanie Tourles offers a better solution to everyone frustrated with the endless cycle of expensive, synthetic, famous-name cosmetics that often fall short of expectations. Take control of beauty treatments with homemade products that use safe, nourishing ingredients to pamper the body and soothe the senses.

 

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      skfjjfdjdk 

      4 years ago

      Hey this is asome

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      Carmen 

      5 years ago

      TRY Blueberries and sourcream!! It made my skin super soft!! Mix the two leave it in the fridge for 10-15mins (so it can harden) then apply it to your face let it sit for 30 mins then rinse :) I have been doing this every two days a week and I got AMAZING RESULTS!

      Also, check out AndreasChoice on YOUTUBE. There are soo many DIY (Do It Yourself) homemade recipes that improve your skin in days

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