Oily skin can be a major hassle and its maintenance can pose some real problems, but the right skin care routine might help you manage your issues a little better.

Here are some easy homemade cleansers to treat your skin

Olive oil

via Healthline

Olive oil is one of the best cleansers for oily skin. It’s effective in maintaining the pH and drawing out impurities.

To make the mixture

  1. Take a few drops of olive oil and apply to your face
  2. Massage in circular motions
  3. Leave on for a few and wipe off with a warm moist towel.

Repeat the routine every day for effective results.

Honey and Lemon

via Organic Facts

Honey combined with citric acid can prove to be a potent solution for getting rid of excess oil. While honey keep the skin hydrated, lemon extract act as a cleansing agent. It also reduces the production of sebum due to its astringent properties.

To make the cleanser

  1. Mix 2 tablespoons of honey with 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  2. Add a little water if its too thick
  3. Apply in on your face and massage for a few minutes
  4. Leave it on for 10 minutes and rinse with water

Use the mask every night before going to bed for immediate results

Milk and orange peel

via Orange Frontline

Milk contains enzymes and acids that cleans and exfoliate the skin, and orange peel powder works as a buffer for maintaining the skin pH. Together, the two form an effective remedy for oily skin.

To make the formula

  1. Mix orange peel powder with cold milk
  2. Apply the paste on your face using a cotton ball
  3. Massage gently in circular motion for 5 minutes
  4. Leave it on for 5-6 minutes and then rinse with lukewarm water

Chamomile Tea

via Health Line

Chamomile is an anti-inflammatory and has skin soothing properties. It improves skin damage along with improving circulation.

To make the cleanser

  1. Soak the chamomile tea bag in hot water for about 15 minutes
  2. Let it cool
  3. Add 1 cup castile soap, 1 teaspoon almond/olive/avocado oil, 10-15 drops of chamomile essential oil and 4-5 vitamin E capsules
  4. Mix well and transfer in a bottle
  5. Use it as a cleanser once or twice every day.
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