Oily skin needs regular care since it tends to accumulate oil and dirt which in turn causes dull looking skin along with problems of acne and blemishes. It needs to be kept clean, dry and nourished. There are several body lotions available for oily skin, but they might not be natural and are expensive too. Homemade body lotions for oily skin are completely natural and offer a soft, glowing and natural look.
Oily Skin Homemade Body Lotions
Aloe Vera And Rose Lotion
To prepare, you will need one teaspoon of essential oil, jojoba oil, carnauba wax and three teasponns of Aloe Vera gel. Mix all the ingredients, except Aloe Vera gel together in a bowl. Once you have mixed the ingredients well, you need to place this bowl on top of any utensil which has water boiling in it. The primary purpose is to get the mixture melted. Once, you find it has melted, you can add the Aloe Vera Gel. Mix some additional rose water if needed. Your body lotion for oily skin is ready. Apply this everyday.
Shea Butter Lotion
Shea butter is quite beneficial for oily skin. For this lotion, you need half a cup of cocoa butter, 1/8 cup of Shea butter, one cup cucumber juice, jojoba oil and some drops of essential oil. You need to heat Shea and cocoa butter till it melts. Add Aloe Vera juice and essential oils. Mix well. Your body lotion is ready. You can store this in jars for later use.
Rose Moisturizing Lotion
For this lotion you will need some rose petals, rose water and Aloe Vera Juice. In a vessel, you need to boil the fresh rose petals. Add some rose water in the vessel. Filter the mixture when boiled and remove the petals. Mix at least two tablespoons of Aloe Vera juice once the rose water mix is at room temperature. Leave this mixture in the fridge and apply when needed. Rose water helps in removing dirt and gives the skin a fresh look. Aloe Vera helps in moisturizing the skin and removes acne.
Almond Rose Lotion
To prepare this you will need fresh rose petals and very finely finely chopped almonds. Boil the fresh rose petals in water and strain the liquid. Let it cool down and add the chopped almond. Mix some Aloe Vera Gel and rose water. Fresh finely ground almonds act as a natural scrubber for the skin while rose water will keep your skin soft and glowing.
Milk And Olive Oil Lotion
To prepare this, you need a glass of fresh milk, 2 teaspoons of extra virgin olive oil and at least two tablespoons of lime. In the glass of milk add at least two tablespoons of extra virgin olive oil and mix. Pour in the lime juice and mix well. The lactic acid present in the milk will soften the skin while lime will help in removing dead skin cells which cause blemishes and acne. This is the best lotion for oily skin.
In a small bowl mix raw honey with fresh milk and Aloe Vera juice. Mix well till you get a smooth mixture. For additional fragrance, if you wish you can add rose water which will offer a new freshness. Add some fresh milk to have a pouring consistency if needed. This makes an effective body lotion for oily skin. It cleanses the skin, nourishes it from within and removes the dullness associated with oily skin.