So you think it’s much easier and less time consuming to go to the store and buy a face mask then to make one at home?
Well, I’m going to prove you wrong.
I’m going to show you 15, 2-ingredient homemade face masks that actually work!
So you can stop using those expensive, toxic filled, face masks, that you get over the counter.
By using one of these 15 homemade face masks, you will save so much time and money!
More than likely, you already have these ingredients on hand, so there goes money in your pockets!
And, it will take you less time to whip up one of these homemade face masks then it’ll take you to
- Get in your car
- Drive to the store
- Find the face mask you want for your skin type
- Pay for it
- Get back into your car
- Drive home
- Unpack all of your stuff (because you know you didn’t just buy one thing)
- Apply the face mask
Don’t believe me?
Then I double-dog dare you to try one!
Take a look at the homemade face masks below and choose the mask you need based on your skin type!
There is definitely one that will fit you and your skin’s needs!
If your face is really dry and in need of some quenching, so you can have that dewy glowing look that’s on-trend right now, then go grab that aloe plant out of the kitchen and let’s put it to use… in a different way.
To have that fresh, nourished skin, look that you see all over IG, all you need is 2 ingredients, honey, and aloe Vera.
1 tbsp raw honey
3 inches aloe vera leaf
Slice the aloe leaf open lengthwise and use a spoon to scrape all the juicy goodness from the inside.
Mix the aloe with the honey in the palm of your hand or in a small bowl.
Using the back of a spoon, gently apply the mixture in a thin coat over the entire face and neck.
Keep it out of your eyebrows, eyes, and nostrils.
Relax for at least 15 minutes, allowing the mask to quench your skin.
Rinse the mask off with warm water.
Marvel at the instant glow your skin now has.
This mask can be messy so it’s best to wear an old button-up shirt in case any of the mixture should drip as it warms to your body.
Do you have acne scars, hyperpigmentation, or discoloration?
If so, sis, you are not alone! Because I too, suffer.
But, with the combination of coconut oil and turmeric, you can help your skin discoloration and even out your skin tone. (Source).
Plus this 2 ingredient homemade face mask will hydrate and moisturize your skin, and it helps to fight fine lines and wrinkles.
1 tbsp virgin coconut oil
1 pinch turmeric
Mix coconut oil and turmeric in a bowl.
Apply to your clean face and leave on for 15 minutes.
Rinse your face with cold water.
Pat your face dry with a clean towel.
Ready to feel like a queen?
Well, let me let you in on a little secret, you are about to use the same thing Cleopatra herself used for her face.
That is honey and olive oil!
Using honey and olive oil will help your dry skin retain moisture.
Honey is a humectant which increases your skin’s water content and reduces dryness. (Source)
Olive oil increases cell turnover which leaves your skin brighter and smoother.
So using both of these all-natural ingredients will help to alleviate your dry skin in a flash!
1 tbsp of honey
3 tbsp of extra virgin olive oil
Mix the honey and olive oil.
Heat the honey & olive oil mask mixture in the microwave for 40 seconds
Wait until it is cool enough to touch and apply it to your face
Leave the mask on for 15 minutes
Wash it off with warm water and check out how moisturized your skin is!
Also, if you have dry hair, this is a perfect conditioner as well!
Combination Skin Face Mask
If you need a face mask that deals with more then just one problem, then look no further then this 2 ingredient homemade face mask using turmeric and honey.
This potent combination will help so many of your problematic skin problems.
Turmeric is well known for:
- Treating acne
- Relieving inflammation
- Brightening the skin
Honey is a humectant. It increases your skin’s water content and reduces dryness.
This face mask is an excellent home remedy for skin infections, wounds, and any other issue (Source).
½ tsp of turmeric
1 tbsp of honey
Mix the ingredients in a bowl.
Apply the mixture to your face and leave it on 18-20 minutes.
Wash it off with cold water
Overnight Skin Brightener
You have a really important meeting in the morning but you have been up with your child all night.
Now, your scrambling to find something that will help you alleviate the dark circles and brighten your skin so you won’t look like the cat dragged you out of bed.
Look no further than your pantry!
Pull out that coconut milk and tomato juice girl!
Tomatoes are made of compounds that help (Source):
- Brighten your skin
- Give you a healthy glow
- Help tighten your pores
While coconut milk:
- Nourishes and hydrates your skin
- Lightens dark spots
- Removes excessive oil from your face
Using this face mask will have you looking your best and ready to take on the day!
2 tbsp coconut milk
1 tbsp tomato juice
Mix the ingredients in a bowl.
Wash your face with cold water and apply the face mask on your face and neck.
Massage for a few minutes and let it air dry.
Wash it off with cold water.
Those pesky pimples are so freaking annoying!
But you know what’s annoying-Er?
The annoying scars they leave behind.
If you are ready to get rid of your acne using all-natural ingredients then you need this honey and nutmeg homemade face mask.
Honey and nutmeg have curative properties that help to (Source):
- Prevent infection
- Reduce swelling
- Help new skin growth
This means you will have a smoother, clearer complexion, at a fraction of the price you’d pay for in the store.
1 tsp. ground nutmeg
1 tsp raw honey
Mix the ingredients in a bowl.
Apply the face mask to your face, without rubbing–or apply a small amount directly to acne spots.
Leave on for 30 minutes,
Wash off carefully.
Want to get firmer, younger-looking skin, then give this matcha powder and honey face mask a try.
The antioxidants inside this mask help reduce acne and increase skin elasticity.
1 teaspoon Matcha Green Tea Powder
1/2-1 teaspoon raw honey
Mix the honey and Matcha to form a paste.
Spread the paste over your face and neck using circular movements.
Leave the face mask on for 10-15 minutes
Remove with a warm, wet, washcloth.
So you need a mask that not only moisturizes, but replenishes your oil levels, and gives your face the nutrients it needs?
Well, look no further than this 2 ingredient homemade face mask.
To make this, all you need is honey and oatmeal.
Cooked oatmeal that is.
Oats contain antioxidants, anti-inflammatory compounds, as well as vitamins and minerals that protect skin from UV and environmental damage.
An oatmeal face mask can:
- Repair skin damage
- Heal wounds
- Tones the skin
- Lightens skin
- Enhances elasticity to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles
An oatmeal face mask also helps with skin conditions like:
- Atopic Dermatitis
With all of that packed into this simple homemade face mask, there’s not a single reason why you shouldn’t try it!
1 serving of oatmeal
2 tbsp of raw honey
Cook one serving of oatmeal.
Add two tablespoons of honey to hot oatmeal.
Allow the oatmeal to cool.
Apply the mixture to your face.
Leave it on for 10-15 minutes, then rinse it off with warm water.
Need a simple mask that helps slough off the dead skin cells so that you can have softer, supple, skin?
Then use this 2 ingredient homemade face mask.
All you need is oats and water (Source).
(P.S. this time, do not cook the oats.)
1 cup Oatmeal
Place 1 cup oatmeal in a mini food processor and pulse until fine.
(Don’t worry you are not about to use this whole cup of oatmeal for your face. That one cup is enough for about 16 treatments.)
Get 1 Tablespoon of fine oats.
Mix the ground oatmeal with just enough water to form a paste.
Apply it to your face and neck.
Leave it on until it dries.
Wash it off with a warm washcloth.
You feel like your face is as dry as sandpaper and nothing is helping it, right?
If that’s the case, then you most definitely need this honey and avocado face mask.
Avocado is loaded with:
- Vitamin E
- Healthy fats
- Antioxidants to help keep skin smooth.
Applying avocado as a mask leaves your skin brighter, (thanks to vitamin C), and it’s very hydrating (from the vitamin E and antioxidants).
The honey in the face mask helps brighten the skin and thoroughly cleans it with its natural antibacterial/antimicrobial properties.
¼ cup Avocado
2 tbsp Raw Honey
Combine the avocado and honey into a food processor.
Mix until it is smooth
Apply to clean, damp, skin.
Let it dry, then rinse it off.
If you don’t have a food processor you can use a bowl and mash it with a fork, until it is smooth.
If your skin is prone to blemishes and you need something to draw out the impurities, then you need this homemade 2 ingredient face mask.
I bet you would never guess what 2 ingredients are used in this face mask.
Take a guess!
It’s honey and patchouli!
Patchouli is used to slow the look of aging by tightening and toning the skin.
It helps reduce the appearance of wrinkles and blemishes so you can have younger, smoother, blemish-free skin.
1 tbsp Raw Honey
2-3 Drops of Patchouli Essential Oil
Mix the ingredients in a bowl.
Apply the mask to your face.
Let it sit for 15-20 minutes.
Use a warm washcloth to wipe off.
Clears Scars and Dark Spots
If you need to clear scars and dark spots, then the two ingredients you need to make this homemade face mask is honey and lemon juice.
1 tbsp of raw honey
Juice from half a lemon
Mix 1 tbsp of organic honey with the juice from half a lemon.
Apply the mask to your face and neck.
Please avoid the area near your eyes.
Wait 20 minutes.
Wash the mask off with warm water.
Using only coffee grounds and honey, this face mask helps to moisturize, reduce puffiness, and exfoliate the face.
Giving you that glowing, youthful, skin that your younger coworkers are going to envy! (Source)
1 tbsp coffee
Combine the ingredients in a small bowl.
Make sure your face is clean and dry.
Apply the mixture to your face using your fingers.
Leave the mask on for 15 minutes.
Wash the mask off with warm water, carefully massaging the coffee grounds on your face (avoiding eye areas). This helps with exfoliation.
Rinse with cool water.
Are you tired of seeing those pesky blackheads?
Then get rid of them with this honey and cinnamon 2 ingredient homemade face mask.
3 tbsp raw honey
1 tbsp true cinnamon
Mix the two ingredients together.
Microwave the mixture for 30 seconds. (Make sure it’s not too hot!)
Paint the mixture on your face.
Leave it on for 10 minutes.
Rinse off and pat your face dry with a clean towel.
Is your skin a bit dull?
Well then take out some yogurt and honey and have a quick snack.
No, I am just joking with you.
This 2 ingredient homemade face mask made out of yogurt and honey will have you looking radiant.
The lactic acid in the yogurt and glycolic acid in the honey gently sloughs off old skin cells and reveals fresh, glowing skin underneath. (Source)
2tsp Greek yogurt
1 tsp honey
Mix Greek yogurt and honey together in a small bowl.
Apply to your face and let the mask dry.
Rinse off gently with warm water.
The Last Thing You Need to Know About 2 Ingredient Homemade Face Masks
Isn’t it crazy how many different homemade face masks you can make with 2 wholesome ingredients that you already have in your pantry?
From masks that help to clarify your skin, nourish, moisturize, remove blackheads, help with acne, whatever you need, there’s a 2 ingredient homemade face mask for you!
Using these ingredients to make any one of these face masks, helps reduce the toxins on your skin, save you money, and most importantly saves you time!
And at Mind, Body, Spirit, Bliss, we are all about saving time!
So which 2 ingredient homemade face mask are you going to use first?
Let me know in the comments below!
Remember Love Always and Spread Bliss,