Most people with oily skin also have big and visible pores. These pores don’t look attractive and people try various methods in order to make them less visible and shrink them.
On the market you can find numerous products that are supposed to tighten the skin and reduce the appearance of the large pores, but unfortunately they are not much effective. In fact, all these products are over the counter. However, there are really good news: you can now prepare your own natural remedies in your own home and eliminate the problem.
Here is what you should do:
Water and Baking Soda
Prepare combination of 2 tablespoons of baking soda and 2 tablespoons of water and mix well until you get nice, homogeneous mixture. Apply the paste on your face and leave it dry for about 15 minutes. When you feel that the mask is tightened, wash your face with cool water.
In addition, there are other remedies as well that are also very effective. The advantages of these remedies are that they are all natural and you will need only 2 – 3 ingredients that are cheap and easy to find.
Here are the recipes:
Tomato and Lime juice
Prepare combination of bit of tomato juice and 2- 4 drops of lime juice. Next step is to take cotton ball and soak it into the liquid mixture, and apply the mixture to your face. Leave it to act about 15 minutes. Finally, rinse your face with cold water.
Explanation: The amazing mixture of the acid from the lime and the tomatoes will help you remove the oil from your face, because these ingredients have astringent properties. This treatment is also useful for tightening your skin and closing your pores.
Egg White and Lemon juice
This is another natural face mask that you can make by using a few drops of lemon juice and 2 egg whites and it is extremely effective. Apply this amazing mask to your face and wait for several minutes until it dries. The next step is to wash your face with cold water. This mask will help you to tighten the pores on your skin, but in the same time will help you to eliminate the dead skin cells and the oil from your skin.
Lemon and Pineapple Juice
First step is to get lemon juice from half lemon. Then, add ½ cup of pineapple juice to the lemon juice and mix well. Next step is to take a clean cloth and soak it in the mixture, and place it on your face. Let it to act about 5 minutes. In the end, wash your face with cool water.
Note: Pineapple contains enzymes that help in skin cleansing and tightening. Moreover, it has even better effects when combined with the astringent effect of the acid in the lemon juice.
Cucumber, Lemon and Rosewater
First step is to peel 1 cucumber and crush its flesh. Then, add few drops of lemon juice and 1 teaspoon of rosewater to the cucumber to get a mixture. Next step is to take a clean cloth and put the mixture in it, fold the cloth and apply it to your face. After few minutes you should wash your face with cool water.
Almond and Lime juice
In a small container with water put several almonds and leave them overnight so that they soak the water. The next morning, mash them and make an almond paste. After that in the past add 1 teaspoon of lime juice to the paste and apply it onto your face. After about half an hour, rinse with cold water.