Different types of skin face different problems. If you have oily skin, there are possibilities that you might develop problems such as dark patches, pimples, dull looking and greasy skin etc. In youth, oily skin is a big problem since it is prone to develop pimples and blackheads on forehead and cheek area. In South Asian countries where there is extremely hot and humid weather in summer and monsoon season. It is difficult to control oily skin however; several fruit packs can help getting rid of oily skin. Lemons, cucumbers, bananas, strawberries, tomatoes, kiwifruits, apples and oranges are the most beneficial fruits for oily skin.
Getting a fruit pack for oily skin is quite easy as you may find one easily in the market. However, it will be equally important to take care of your skin without any side effect. There are chances that these commercially produced products leave adverse effects to your skin especially facial skin is very sensitive. The better option will be to adopt the homemade natural fruit and make a face pack yourself. With some simple household ingredient readily available at your home, it will be quite easy to make spectacular face pack that do not have any side effect. Let us share some fruit packs that you can prepare to treat oily skin.
Fruit face packs to treat oily skin
Banana face pack for oily skin:
Bananas, preferably ripe ones are effective for oily skin. Mash a ripe banana in a bowl, add a tablespoon of honey, a tablespoon of lemon juice, and mix well. Apply this face pack on your face and neck and allow it to dry. Once it is dry, wash it with lukewarm water. You can also add any other citrus fruit like orange extract to improve the efficiency of the face pack in getting rid of oily and greasy skin.
Strawberries for oily face
Strawberries are great fruits for healing oily skin. Mash some strawberries and mix them with limejuice extract. Apply this homemade fruit facemask on oily skin. Let it stay on your face for 20 minutes and wash with cold water. Apart from fighting oily skin, strawberries have anti-ageing properties that rejuvenate the skin effectively.
Orange facemask to get rid of oil from face
You can use either orange pulp, juice or the peels. It is all up to you. Dry the peels and make a fine powder out of it. You can store the orange peels powder and use it as a component for making face packs. It is good face scrubbing ingredient as well. Orange is rich in vitamin C, which aids in fighting aging signs, improves texture of the skin, fights tanning and gives you a fairer skin. Oranges also decrease oil from the skin, reduces dark spots and dead skin cells. You can either massage your face with orange juice extract or add it with other ingredients to make a face pack. If you are utilizing dehydrated peels, then mix it with lemon juice extract and honey to make a homemade fruit face pack to and treat oily skin.
Lemon face mask for oily face
Most of the face packs are made using lemon as the core ingredient. Lemon has citrus juice extracts that cleanses the skin, eliminates dead skin cells, bleaches the skin and helps control oiliness of the skin. Mix lemon juice extract and honey together. Apply this homemade fruit face pack to get relief from oily skin. Sometimes people use lemon directly on their skin. You can squeeze lemon extract and rub the lemon as it is on your face or any other part of the skin. It not only reduces oiliness but also lightens skin tone. Using a good moisturizer afterwards is highly recommended.
These few homemade face packs are prepared with fruits. Try them to treat oily skin and enjoy summers to the fullest.