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How To Get Rid Of Oily Skin At Home

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One of the main reasons behind having acne is oily skin. People who have oily skin go through many challenges in daily life! such as there are very little moisturizer which suits oily skin, girls who have oil skin must know the pain behind putting make up every time, they have to wash their face a lot of times in a single day. But good news you can get rid of it, it’s not going to stay here forever, just try some home remedies hope that it will work out.

Milk is the answer

Yes, milk! Milk is a great way to get rid of oily skin at home. Milk has skin lightening properties and also it makes skin soft. If you want to get rid of pigmentation and unevenness in skin tone you have to use raw milk. Take a cotton ball and then dip it in some milk, wipe your entire face with it.  You can use it every night before going  to bed. Let your skin absorb the milk and the wash it off. You can apply it every single day! Thank us later.


Another effective way to get rid of oily skin is a lot of people’s favorite fruit Orange.

Orange is a wonderful source of vitamin C and it work great for your skin as well. Oranges are also known for it’s skin lightning properties and bleaching quality as  well. Squeeze out juice out of a orange, add honey and lemon juice in it and apply it on your face and neck to get rid of your uneven skin tone and acne scars. Apply this twice a week to see fast results.

Sandalwood to Fight Oily Skin
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Sandalwood has many benefits and one of them is it helps in getting rid of oily skin.

Sandal wood is a ancient way to get flawless skin, it is no secret. But still some people do not know about it’s brilliant use. Sandal wood is a great thing to get rid of uneven skin tone and plus the fragrance is just mesmerizing. Nowadays, it is available in market and you can purchase it easily. After you apply sandal wood mask you will notice your skin will be smoother and supple. Apply the sandal wood mask all over your face for about thirty minutes and then wash it off with lukewarm water. You can apply this paste thrice a week and you should if you want to see fast results and get rid of that uneven skin tone.

Turmeric all the way to get rid of oily skin.

It is no secret that turmeric works wonder for skin tone and also control oil, to prevent oily skin. In India, before wedding every bride and groom bathes in turmeric paste to get glowing skin. Everybody uses it to get fairer and glowing skin. Mix a little bit of turmeric with honey and milk, then apply it all over your face and neck in a thick layer. Let it dry and when it gets completely dry wash it off with lukewarm water. Apply turmeric paste once a week if you want to get rid of uneven skin tone and acne scars too.

Aloe vera to get rid of Oily Skin at Home

Aloe Vera is an amazing element for skin betterment and also to get rid of oily skin. Aloe Vera is easily available. And it is 100 % natural unlike chemical filled beauty products. You have nothing to worry as Aloe Vera is a great skin moisturizer, and excellent skin exfoliator. You can get Aloe Vera gel easily from the leaves of Aloe Vera plant. Apply this gel daily to see better results.

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Honey has a lot of benefits and it also helps in getting rid of oily skin we bet a lot of people already knew this.Honey is also when it comes to get rid of uneven skin tone. Honey have a fair amount of enzymes thus it helps breaking down or get rid of old skin cells which leaves the skin soft and clean. You can apply just honey or you can add some other stuff to make a even more better face mask. You can take honey and mix milk powder or milk, lemon juice, soaked almonds mix them well. Apply the mask or use it is as  a scrub. The honey and lemon will work as bleaching agents and almonds will work as a great skin exfoliator.

Water can help to get rid of Oily Skin

Water not just water, in the form of an ice! it will surely help to get rid of oily skin soon. Apply ice on your oily skin as it will lessen the oilyness. Because of ice the blood flows stops to that area. Either apply ice directly to your face or warp it up in a towel and then apply.

Lemon Juice to get rid of Oily Skin at Home

Lemon is a lot beneficial for skin related problems and helping in oily skin is another benefit it have. Lemon juice have excellent bleaching properties so it is no surprise that it can make your skin even and also you can get rid of your scars. You can take a lemon cut it half then squeeze the juice out of it, add a little bit of honey and then apply the paste on your whole face properly. Wash it off after fifteen to twenty minutes. You can apply this mask twice to thrice a week and get yourself the clear skin you always desired. You can just apply lemon juice if you want.

Multani Mitti 
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Multani mitti is a great way to get rid of oily skin fast. It is a fine natural way. You will require the following to make a paste out of it.

You will need…

Fuller earth powder about two to three powder

  • Rose  water about two teaspoons
  • Vaseline two scoops
  • White egg
  • Glycerin about one tablespoon
  • Essential oil about ten drops

First, grab a huge bowl in which you can mix all these ingredients finely without any problems. Pour the fuller earth in to the bowl as mentioned in the above list. Also add rose water and white portion of egg, then Vaseline and glycerin. After mixing them properly pour all of it in a boiler. Heat the mixture at slow flame for half an hour. Once it has melted store it in a container and let it cool down. You can also keep it in fridge for the whole night. You can store the pack and use it whenever you want.

Following is the list of some home made remedies which will help you to get rid of oily skin:

Olive Oil Night Cream

You will need…

  • Half cup extra virgin oil
  • Two spoon coconut oil
  • One spoon bee wax
  • Two capsules of vitamin E


Add virgin oil, coconut oil and bee wax together in a saucepan on low heat until they all melt perfectly. Now, crush vitamin E capsules and add to the mixture. And allow it to cool. Store the cream in a box or a bottle, you can use this cream for two to three months. Olive oil is a great way to get rid of oily skin.

The main ingredient of this cream is the olive oil. The reason behind is this is that it locks moisture of the skin. The other active ingredient of this homemade cream is coconut oil. It adds both the moisture and beauty of your skin. Vitamin E repairs and protects the skin.

Glycerin cream

You will need…

  • Two tablespoon of rose water
  • One tablespoon of coconut oil
  • One tablespoon of almond oil
  • One tablespoon of glycerin


Take a bowl and add coconut and almond oil in it. Heat the mixture so that both the oils can blend well with each other. Remove the bowl from heat and add rose water and glycerin to the mixture. Again let it cool down and store it in a container, keep for further use.

This homemade cream work wonders in winter’s. Glycerine help in restoring the moisture and coconut oil will replenish your skin’s health with it’s anti-fungal properties. Rose water and almond oil will give fresh appeal to the dead and sagging skin.

Glycerin, Coconut Oil and Camphor Homemade Cream to get rid of Oily Skin

If you have oily skin then this might be the best home made cream for you, perfect effective formula to treat your skin. Before applying this cream wash your face with soap and water, your face should be completely dry. Heat one spoon extra virgin olive oil, now add coconut oil and glycerin too. Then add 1/2 camphor and make a paste. Heat the mixture and let it mix all well. Then apply it in small amounts on your face.

Milk cream to get rid of Oily Skin
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As we have already told you the benefit of milk in getting rid of oily skin.

You will require…

  • One tablespoon of milk cream
  • One tablespoon of rose milk
  • One tablespoon of olive oil
  • One tablespoon of glycerin


Mix all the ingredients one by one and blend them well enough to make a paste out of it. Store the cream in a container and then use it on daily basis. This cream will refresh your skin and also make your oily skin glow.

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