Aspirin face mask for acne

by Tina Smith
(Sidney,Nebraska)

Aspirin face mask for acne

I tried the aspirin face mask in your recipe index. I have altered it slightly and find this one works really well for acne as well as for toning and softening.

Take 2-3 aspirin (crush using 1tsp water)
2-3 tbsp honey
1-2 tbsp olive oil
1/2 tbsp ground sage
2-3 tbsp ground oatmeal

Mix well add water to consistency of a thick paste. Leave mask on for 15-20 minute until dry then wash off with warm water.

Hi Tina,

I see you added honey to the recipe. Great anti-inflammatory agent that compliments Aspirin.

Aspirin, of course, kicks in with its main ingredient, salycilic acid, an acid strong enough to resolve inflammations and infections.

Olive oil is great as a moisturizer and oatmeal adds to moisture as well as exfoliation. Sage balances the pH of skin.

Check out acne face masks for additional recipes for nourishing and neutralizing acne masks.

Great mask, thanks!

Biljana, admin

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Jun 01, 2013
Re: water amount
by: Anonymous

approximately 1-2 tsp depending on if you use it runnier I use more of a paste

Jun 30, 2011
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by: Anonymous

how much water?

The recipe calls for 1tsp water.


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