Facial mist is an amazing beauty savior for the oily skin. In the sweltering summer when greasiness threatens to spoil your appearance, just by spraying a small amount of facial mist you can control the oiliness of your face. By cooling your face, it keeps your face oil free for a longer time. Moreover, frequent use of facial mist helps in minimizing breakouts. Although you will come across a variety of facial mists in the cosmetic stores, instead of using these products you can make your own facial mist with natural ingredients.
Here Are Some Easy Recipes For Homemade Facial Mists Suitable For The Oily Skin:
Lavender And Witch Hazel Facial Mist
The cooling effect of lavender essential oil helps in controlling the oiliness of the skin. Witch hazel is an astringent that works wonders for the oily skin. It helps in tightening the pores and its antiseptic property minimizes acne breakouts.
How To Make
To a cup of water, add a teaspoon of witch hazel and five drops of lavender essential oil. Mix well and pour the mixture in a spray bottle. Shake the bottle before spraying the mixture on your face.
Rose, Mint And Eucalyptus Facial Mist
The three ingredients in this homemade facial mist are rose petals, mint leaves and eucalyptus essential oil. In addition to its heavenly fragrance, rose works as an astringent and antiseptic. It cools the oily skin and reduces breakouts. Mint is another cooling agent. Eucalyptus essential oil helps in fighting the acne causing bacteria.
How To Make
Pour two cups of water in a pan and bring it to a boil. Add 20 to 25 fresh rose petals and equal amount of mint leaves and simmer for about 30 minutes. Remove the pan from the heat. After the mixture cools down, strain it. Pour the liquid in a spray bottle and add two drops of eucalyptus essential oil. Shake the bottle well before using the facial mist.
Orange Blossom, Lemon And Peppermint Facial Mist
This facial mist is a powerful astringent for the oily skin. It also helps in fading blemishes and improving complexion. The antimicrobial property of the facial mist helps in reducing acne.
How To Make
To a cup of orange blossom water, add 5 drops of lemon essential oil and 5 drops of peppermint oil. Mix the ingredients and pour the liquid in a spray bottle. Remember to shake the bottle before using the facial mist.