Oatmeal is a very famous corn for many years due to its healthy ingredients. It is used in people’s diet, as well as in beauty treatments because it possesses the best balance of amino acids among all corns. Furthermore, it keeps skin’s natural moisture thanks to its palliative properties. In addition, oatmeal is hypoallergenic therefore it can be used either for cleansing or exfoliation of the face, and it suits every skin type. The Ancient Greeks and Romans used an oatmeal bath to cure skin diseases. Nowadays, oatmeal is used for alleviating skin irritations caused by eczema, rash, scars, insects’ stings, even for varicella. Except for acne, oatmeal is great for alleviating sunburns, as well as opening the skin pores. Together with milk, which also serves as a natural peeling, oatmeal is a perfect cleansing lotion for sensitive skin.
We suggest trying an oatmeal & milk face mask, which is easy to make and can be prepared at home. Provided that you have oily skin type, you should use yogurt, while if you have dry skin type, you should use sour cream or olive oil. First, the oatmeal is being grind, then the rest of the ingredients are being added, and finally they are mixed together until a harder mixture is received. You should apply the mixture on cleansed face and neck, and leave it to rest for 20 minutes. Afterwards, massage your face and neck thoroughly and rinse with warm water.