Homemade facial mask recipe for problem skin type

Problem skin is usually the one that is prone to oiliness and acne.

To help combat the oiliness, ingredients in problem skin type facial mask have to be easily absorbed by skin so they don't leave greasy residue and add to the greasiness as well as have antiseptic or cleansing properties. Here is an example of the type of mask you can make:

Apple and cinnamon facial mask

Antiseptic qualities of this mask provide the skin with thorough cleansing, remove the dirt on skin's surface, and clean the clogged pores.


1 large apple (peeled, cleaned and grated)

1/2 teaspoon of whipped cream

1 teaspoon of honey

1 tablespoon of oatmeal

1/2 teaspoon of cinnamon


Mix all the ingredients until the mass starts looking like a paste.

Apply on the face and leave on for 10 minutes.

Gently rub the face to enhance the exfoliating properties of oatmeal.

Rinse off with cold water and gently dry off with a towel. You might be interested to read more about each of the skin types and learn how to prepare a facial mask for each skin type.

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