Oily skin is caused by over production of sebum by oil glands. Improper diet, hormonal changes, cosmetics side effects, hot and humid environment are some main reasons for excessive sebum production. Oily skin is more prone to pimples and blackheads. However you can cure your oily skin and can get back soft, smooth and fresh skin just by following some natural remedies which are given below:

10 Best Home Remedies to Treat Oily skin:

    1. Cucumber Pulp and Lemon Juice
    Mix cucumber pulp with lemon juice and apply to the face. Let it stay for 15-20 minutes and then wash with clean water.

    2. Besan, Turmeric Powder, Sandalwood and Almond oil paste
    Take half a cup of besan (gram flour), 2 table spoon of turmeric powder, 2 table spoon of sandal wood powder, 2 tablespoons of almond oil, add some water to make a paste. Apply this paste to face and whole body and leave for 10-15 minutes. Rub with pressure with both palms and fingers to remove all the paste then rinse off with lukewarm warm water.

    3. Egg White and Avocado
    Take an egg white in a bowl and thoroughly beat it. Mash half an avocado such that you get a soft pulp. Now put beaten egg, mashed avocado and a tablespoon of lime in a blender. Mix them well and apply this mixture on the face. After 15 minutes rinse it off.

    4. Fuller's Earth and Rose Water
    Apply Fuller’s earth(Clay or Multani Mitti) mixed with rose water and lemon juice. Once it gets dried wash your face with fresh water.

    5. Honey, Lemon Juice and Egg white
    To cure the problem of oily skin take one tablespoon of honey, 1 tablespoon of lemon juice and one egg white. Mix all the ingredients and  apply this mixture to the face. Rinse off after 15 minutes.

    6. Gram flour and Rose water
    Make a mixture with gram flour(Besan) and Rose water and apply this on face for 15 minutes then rinse off with water.

    7. Sandalwood paste, Rose water and Fuller's Earth
    Mix sandalwood paste with rose water and Fuller's earth (multani mitti) and apply it on the face. Keep it for 15 minutes and wash it off with warm water then with cold water to close skin pores.

    8. Papaya Pulp
    Make a pulp of raw papaya and apply on Face and Neck. Papaya has a cleansing action, not only deeply cleanse your skin but also help a lot to cure oily skin.

    9. Fat free Curd
    Curd (fat free or low fat) is an excellent cleanser. Apply it on the skin and rinse off after 15 minutes with lukewarm water .

    10. Citrus Fruit juices
    Juices of citrus fruits like Lemon, grapefruit, tangerine and orange, helps treat oily skin without the worry of harsh ingredients coming in contact with the skin.