Homemade Egg White Face Masks | All Skin Types

In this article, you will learn the skin benefits of egg white, along with some recipes for homemade egg white face masks for different types of skin.How To Make Egg White Face Mask

What Does Egg White Do To Your Face?

Egg white can possibly absorb extra oil from the skin.

Egg white contains good amount of protein. Supporters of egg white facemasks claim that this protein helps absorb excess oil from the skin as well as provides skin-tightening effects.

The proponents of egg white facemasks also claim that since egg white contains minerals & vitamins, so it can improve the skin’s overall appearance. Though, egg white has few nutrients besides protein.

Some people state that the skin acts as a barrier. So, when a person applies egg white face mask to the outer layer of skin, the skin could limit the amount of tiny particles, like minerals & vitamins from getting fully absorbed into the skin.

Does egg white face mask really work?

Many people use egg white as an ingredient in homemade facemasks for different skin types. Whereas there is no scientific evidence to support the possible benefits of egg white on the skin, but it’s quite popular & widely used by people as an ingredient in DIY skin care. It’s claimed by many people that egg white can help in having a tightened and nourished skin.

How To Make Egg White Face Mask At Home?

Here are some diy recipes for egg white facemasks to suit different skin types.

In all these recipes an egg white is used as the base of a liquid mixture to which is added other ingredients to make a facemask.

The first common step is to separate the egg white from the yolk. Follow these easy steps to do this:

(i) Hit at the midpoint of an egg to crack it in half.

(ii) Tilt the egg to one side of the eggshell. As you do this, the yolk will move into that side.

(iii) Use the other piece of the broken egg so as to trap the egg yolk within the shell, and then tilt the egg slightly to the other side.

(iv) Drain the egg white through the gap in the shell into a bowl.

Alternatively, you can catch the egg yolk in your hands and let the egg white go into the bowl. If you are using this method, remember to wash your hands thoroughly before and after doing this.

Generally, one egg white is enough for a single face mask.

# 1

Shrink Pores – Egg White Face Mask For Oily Skin

Mix egg white from one egg with the juice of one lemon and apply this mixture to your face. Once dried, rinse it off with water. You will notice your pore size is reduced considerably.

This Egg white, lemon juice facemask is good for oily skin. Lemon juice has bleaching and antibacterial properties also, which are good for your skin.

You will need:

White egg: 1

Lemon juice: Half lemon, freshly squeezed


(i) Beat the egg white thoroughly until it becomes frothy.

(ii) Add the juice of half lemon and mix well.

(iii) Wash your face with lukewarm water.

(iv) Apply a thin layer of the mixture to your face using a clean cotton pad or facial brush, avoiding the eyes.

(v) Let the mixture stay until the it’s dried.

(vi) Rinse with lukewarm water.

You can use this facemask up to 3 times a week.

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# 2

Egg White Face Mask For Matured Skin

While tightening & plumping the skin, this face mask will nourish your skin too. The egg white helps tighten and tone matured skin, the lemon juice lightens age spots, and the honey exterminates bacteria

You will need:

(i) Egg white: 1 egg

(ii) Lemon juice: 1/2 teaspoon, freshly squeezed

(iii) Honey: 1/2 teaspoon


(i) Whisk the egg white until it becomes foamy.

(ii) Add in 1 teaspoon each of the lemon juice honey. Mix the three ingredients well.

(iii) Wash your face with lukewarm water.

(iii) Apply the mask to the skin using a clean facial brush or cotton pad.

(iv) Let the mask stay on the skin for about 15 minutes.

(vi) Rinse off with lukewarm water.

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# 3

Dry Skin Nourishing Face Mask

This mask helps hydrate & nourish dry skin.

You will need:

(i) Egg white: 1

(ii) Grapes: 6-7, fully ripe


(i) Blend one egg white and 6 to 7 ripe grapes (with seeds) together until you get a smooth, frothy mixture. The seeds will be crushed infusing the mask with skin grape seed oil, which contains skin-nourishing properties.

(ii) Wash your face with lukewarm water.

(iii) With the help of a clean facial brush or cotton pad apply the mask on your face & neck using upward strokes.

(iv) Allow the mask to sit on your skin for about 15 minutes.

(v) Rinse the mask off with lukewarm water.

(vi) Apply your favorite moisturizer.

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# 4

Soothing Egg & Chamomile Mask For Sensitive Skin

You will need

Egg White: 1

Aloe Vera Gel: 1 teaspoon

Chamomile Tea: 1 teaspoon


(i) Combine the above 3 ingredients in a small bowl. Mix the ingredients thoroughly using a fork.

(ii) Wash your face with lukewarm water & allow your skin to dry out.

(iii) Apply the mask, leaving it on for 15 minutes, and rinse with cool water.

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# 5

Exfoliating Egg White Mask For Oily Skin

You will need:

Egg white: 1

Honey: 1 teaspoon, raw

Ground Oats: Enough to make exfoliating thick mask


(i) Whip the egg white and honey together until you get a bit frothy mixture. Add in enough ground oats & mix thoroughly to make a spreadable, exfoliating paste.

(ii) Wash your face with warm water.

(iii) Apply it to your face & neck, avoiding the eyes. Rub it gently into the skin.

(iv) Let the mask sit on your skin for about 10 minutes.

(v) Rinse the mask off with lukewarm water.

Natural Beauty Tips:

(i) Always apply face mask onto freshly cleansed skin.

(ii) Use strong, upward strokes to apply any mask in order to provide an invigorating facial massage.

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# 6

Anti-Aging Egg White Eye Mask

You will need:

(i) Egg white: 1

(ii) Carrot: 1, finely grated (Don’t use a baby carrot. Rather use regular carrots because they contain more nutrients)

(iii) Aloe vera: 1 teaspoon


(i) Beat the egg white thoroughly with a fork in a small bowl, until it becomes frothy.

(ii) Add in the grated carrot and aloe vera in a small bowl and mix well.

(iii) Wash your face with lukewarm water.

(iv) Apply the mixture under your eyes. You may also apply the mask onto your entire face, if desired. Take care to avoid the eyelids so that it doesn’t go into your eyes.

(v) Wait for 15 minutes, and then rinse.

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