Using simple ingredients found in your kitchen, you can give yourself almost the exact same facial that would cost you an arm and a leg at a spa. Natural ingredients make for the best facials. Oatmeal in particularly great at cleansing and moisturizing skin. Oatmeal is a common ingredient in many body products. To help cleanse and moisturize your skin, try one of the following oatmeal based facials.

Try this one, add one tsp olive oil to one egg white and about a half a cup of cooked oatmeal. Make sure the egg white is thoroughly mixed in. Next add only a drop or two of lemon juice and again mix. You want to make sure that the ingredients have been fully mixed together into a single paste. follow your normal cleansing routine. Clean your neck too. Next spread the mixture you just finished on your face and neck. Don’t get it into your eyes though. And let sit for 15 to 30 minutes. Take a warm damp cloth and remove the mix from your skin before washing with warm water. 

For the next recipe, you need to combine a quarter cup of oatmeal, a quarter cup of almonds, a tablespoon of cornstarch, and a tablespoon of chamomile tea. Blend all of these ingredients together in your blender or in a food processor and then put the mixture into glass jars. To use this facial mix, put a couple teaspoons on your hand and make a paste by adding a bit of water to it. Then spread on your face in circular motions using your fingers. Be sure to avoid your eyes, then rinse your face with warm water and a fresh washcloth.

Oatmeal facials can even help with really oily skin. And this mixture is one of the easiest to make. Add some water to some fresh and natural oatmeal to form a nice and creamy paste. After spreading this mixture on your face, avoiding the area around your eyes, let it dry completely. This might take a while but try to be patient. Rub it off your face with your fingers once the mask is completely dried. Now your skin should feel clean and moisturized but not excessively oily. Rinse away any leftover oatmeal bits with water and use a soft, clean towel to pat dry. Oatmeal can be use in various great ways to help improve your skin. Oatmeal is highly recommended by skin care specialists if you want to make your own facials. There are thousands of facial recipes out there and the ones discussed above are just the beginning.