Diy Facials for Men

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Roguish looks will always be in. However, don't ever think that it can be achieved just by living in the wild or ignoring facials and hygiene. Regardless of the look a man wants to sport, it is essential that he cares for his facial skin first foremost. Modern men, most especially, know what good facial skin means and what it takes to get that. Gone are the days when men miss a heart beat out of anxiety when stepping in a salon or spa to get their professional facial. These days, men of all colors and shapes drop by a "beauty center" any day and any time to get their faces all pampered and perked - cleansed, toned, and moisturized.

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If you have not successfully gotten over the anxiety, you can always bring the salon in the relaxed ambiance of your home. Do-It-Yourself facials for men is as "in" as having a good skin. Doing the facials- Do-It-Yourself style will not only be easy on your macho image (if you still believe that beauty salons are for women), you can also make it a regular thing being inexpensive; you just need to find the time for it.

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Do-It-Yourself Facials for Men

The increased awareness of men about facial care LED to a lot of markets showcasing their products for men in beauty stores, salons and even online. Men can utilize the benefits of facials without spending too much money by doing it at home. Here are some do-it-yourself facials for men.

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  1. 1
    Go Sour with Lemon Pack
    Do you know? Lemons have an excellent property to reduce or control oil in the face. In addition, it can also make the skin brighter. Lemon can be applied to any type of skin.
    1. Things you will need:  
      1. 1 spoonful (1tbsp) of Lemon Juice (extracts)
      2. 1 teaspoon of Honey
      3. 3-4 drops of Olive Oil
    2. Procedure :  
      1. In a bowl, combine lemon juice, honey and olive oil. Make sure you create a nice lemon-honey-olive oil paste.
      2. Before applying the pack, wash your face with warm water.
      3. Apply the pack unto the face evenly and leave it to dry for about 20-25 minutes.
      4. Rinse your face with water and wipe it with clean towel.
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  2. 2
    Oil Free - Clay Mask
    A lot of people know that a man's skin is oilier compared to that of a woman's. Clay will aid to reduce oily faces in men. It acts as a deep cleanser and injects moisture resulting in smooth and well hydrated face.
    1. Things you will need:  
      1. Clay or Kaolin
      2. Distilled Water
      3. Honey
      4. Egg White and Egg Yolk
      5. Aloe Vera
    2. Procedure:  
      1. Mix all the ingredients making a perfect paste (thick yet smooth paste).
      2. Apply it to the face for about 5-8 minutes and not more than 10 minutes.
      3. Rinse it with water and wipe your face with clean cloth.
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  3. 3
    Macho Oatmeal Face Pack
    Men who are awfully experiencing acne, this is the perfect facial for you. Oatmeal helps get rid of a lot of excess oil lingers on the skin pores. The mixture may be sticky in nature, but it is a very effective to cleanse the face and fights off acne.  
    1. Things you will need:  
      1. Blender
      2. Oatmeal
      3. 2-3 spoonfuls (2-3 tbsp) of Yogurt
      4. 1 spoonful (1 tbsp) of honey
      5. 1 Egg White
      6. Warm water
    2. Procedure:  
      1. In a blender, blend oatmeal and warm water to make a paste.
      2. Let it rest for couple of minutes.
      3. Add the rest of the ingredients and blend it well.
      4. Put the thin layer of oatmeal face pack mixture unto the face and leave it for about 10-20 minutes.
      5. When rinsing off the oatmeal face pack, utilize warm water to totally remove the sticky mixture off in your face.
      6. Wipe your face with clean face towel.
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    Organic Facial Scrub - Go organic
    Nothing beats organic products. A wonderful facial scrub that is composed of a powerful combination of organic ingredients that acts as a facial astringent, antibacterial, soothes irritated skin, reduces scars, moisturizes the skin and assists to protect the skin is an ideal choice.
    1. Things you will need:  
      1. Organic sesame oil
      2. Organic fine sea salt
      3. 2 drops of organic patchouli essential oil
      4. 2 drops of organic lemon essential oil
      5. 2 drops of organic eucalyptus essential oil
    2. Procedure:  
      1. In an empty sterile jar, pour in the organic sea salt, make it almost full.
      2. Add and stir the organic sesame oil, make sure the organic sea salt is combined with the salt.
      3. Then, add the 3 remaining ingredients: organic essential oils.
      4. Once the all the ingredients is combine. Wet you face with warm or cool water.
      5. Get an adequate amount of the mixture and apply unto your face.
      6. Do not forget to gently rub the mixture in a circular motion, making sure you will cover all the areas of the face.
      7. Then, leave it for 3-5 minutes.
      8. Rinse it using warm water and your preferred facial soap/wash.
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Why Do Men Need Facials?

Basically, when most people hear facial care or taking good care of a person face, they tend to think that it is limited only among women. The question remains, is it limited only for women? There is a huge difference when it comes to facial structure when men and women are compared.

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Men in general have thicker and tougher skin compared to women. Men also have bigger pores and produce more oil than women. This is the reason why, facial care is not only limited to women Today, more men are starting to recognize the true benefits of facials to make the skin smoother, healthy glowing and rejuvenated.

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Is it Okay to Do Facials?

There is nothing wrong with men using facial products and services. More importantly, a do-it-yourself facial mixture does not mean you have abandoned your manliness. In fact, it is an additional asset for men allowing them to have a bigger chance when dating women. Women are meticulous when it comes to skin, particularly when selecting their possible partner. As hard as it is to admit, the first thing noticed is the appearance. It shows how you take care of yourself.

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Tips, Tricks and Warnings

  • Take Good Care of your Skin: Before anything else, it is essential to acknowledge what your skin really needs.
  • Safe: Do-It-Yourself facial for men is made with the finest natural ingredients that can be found inside your home and are very safe to use.
  • Check for Skin Sensitivity: A man's skin sensitivity differs from one another so make sure to know what specific ingredients you may have a reaction to.
  • Best Results: It is important to remember that results are not achieved in a single application. Make it a routine to utilize the selected Do-It-Yourself facials for men 3-4 times a week to achieve best results.
  • Big Savings: Looking for a great alternative to save money and at the same time experience the benefits of facial care? Try it yourself and indulge in the different Do-It-Yourself facials for men as discussed above.

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