To greater extent women these days are into taking care of their skin. And, one good way to do that is to get a facial. You can get a facial in two ways, you can go to the salon or you can do it yourself at home. Each of these has its own pros and cons. A facial salon will cost you more money than a facial at home. But the facial mask and lotions which are used in a salon might not be available in stores. Also, some women do not prefer to have another facial again once they have a facial at a salon.
At home do-it-yourself facial treatments are as good, but without the face massage. If you have money and can afford the salon lifestyle as some women do, salon facial is a good choice as it includes face massage in a package. But if you cannot afford salon facial, than you can get a perfect good facial at home. In order to have a home facial you need a facial masks, these mask can be purchased from drugstore and cosmetic places. Many drugstores and cosmetic stores carry a wide variety of face masks. The 3 most popular facial masks are Apricot, Avocado and Mudd. You can buy all or any of them.
One of the secret ingredients for facials that many people ignore is Oatmeal. You can either buy a facial mask that contains oatmeal, or you can make up a homemade oatmeal facial mask with rolled oats and honey. Once you have facial mask apply. Leave oatmeal mask on for 15 to 20 minutes and wipe dry. You can use warm water to remove the residue.
Oatmeal mask will leave your skin feeling silky smooth. Instead of Oatmeal you can use Cornmeal, it will also work the same way. There are many other home remedies such as Mayonnaise, Peach and Banana Mash and even lemon juice to hydrate you skin.