Who doesn’t love scrambled or sunny-side up eggs with toast for breakfast? Whether it is a hearty early morning meal or a late afternoon brunch, eggs can be cooked in a variety of ways and served on numerous occasions.

Be it the humble hard-boiled eggs that can be elevated into mouthwatering deviled eggs or boiled egg sandwiches, or even creamy poached eggs with a gorgeous runny yolk, eggs are an incredibly cheap and versatile household staple.

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There are numerous health and beauty benefits of consuming eggs. In addition, raw eggs can be used to make DIY hair masks to solve all your hair problems and DIY peel-off face masks to treat skin problems and improve your skin’s overall health and appearance.

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Use homemade egg white masks to get toned and flawless skin

Here are best 6 DIY egg white face masks that are easy to prepare and can help solve a wide range of skin issues to give you toned and gorgeous skin. If needed, you can learn various hacks to separate the egg’s yolk and whites.

Method 1: Whisked Egg White Face Mask for Blackheads

Egg whites contain a protein called albumin that works to tighten your skin, shrink pores and thus reduce the formation of blackheads. Egg whites are also rich in nutrients that nourish and moisturize your skin, giving it a lighter and brighter appearance.

Step 1. Extract and whisk egg whites

Collect the egg white in a bowl and whisk it to make egg white face mask
Collect the egg white in a bowl and whisk it thoroughly
  • Crack open an egg and collect the whites in a container.
  • Using a small, motorized hand blender, whisk the egg whites until they are slightly stiff for application.

Step 2. Use egg whites and paper towel to make a peel-off face mask

Apply the egg white and cover it with paper towel to make egg white face mask
Apply the egg white and cover it with paper towel to make peel-off egg mask
  • Dip a cosmetic brush into the whisked egg whites and apply a thin layer on your face.
  • Apply strips of thin paper towel over your face to make a peel-off mask.
  • Apply another layer of whisked egg whites on top of the paper towel.
  • Let it dry. You may apply a third layer of whisked egg whites after 5 minutes for greater skin tightening.
  • Once the mask has dried completely, slowly peel off the paper towel.
  • Rinse your face with water and gently pat dry using a soft towel.

Do this twice a week to reduce the appearance of blackheads and get firmer skin after 2 to 3 weeks of regular application.

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Method 2: Egg White Skin-Tightening Face Masks

# For Oily Skin

This skin-tightening mask for oily skin combines egg whites with freshly squeezed lemon juice that works to reduce oiliness and also acts as a natural bleaching agent.

Things you’ll need:

Things you'll need to make egg white face mask for oily skin

  • Egg (nourishes and tightens skin) – 1 egg
  • Lemon juice, freshly squeezed (natural bleaching agent) – ½ lemon

Step 1. Collect the egg whites in a bowl and squeeze in some lemon juice

Separate the egg white and add lemon juice to make egg white face mask
Separate the egg white and add lemon juice
  • Crack the shell and collect the egg white in a bowl.
  • Squeeze in the juice of ½ lemon as well.

Step 2. Whisk and use a cosmetic brush to apply it on your face

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Blend the ingredients and apply on your face for 15 min
  • Whisk thoroughly using a motorized blender.
  • Use a clean cosmetic brush to apply a thin layer of the mask, covering your entire face.
  • Leave it on for 10 to 15 minutes.
  • Rinse it off with water and gently pat dry your skin.

Apply this DIY egg white face mask 2 or 3 times a week for at least 2 to 3 weeks to reduce oiliness and get well-toned skin.

# For Dry Skin

This egg white face mask with lemon juice and extra-virgin coconut oil is best suited for those with dry skin. The coconut oil works to hydrate and nourish your skin, making it soft, healthy and younger-looking.

Things you’ll need:

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Things you'll need to make egg white face mask for dry skin

  • Egg whites (nourishes and tightens skin) – 1 egg
  • Lemon juice, freshly squeezed (acts as natural bleaching agent) – 1 teaspoon
  • Extra-virgin coconut oil (nourishes and hydrates skin) – 1 teaspoon

Step 1. Add lemon and coconut oil to whisked egg whites

Add coconut oil and lemon juice to egg white to make egg white face mask
Add coconut oil and lemon juice to egg white
  • Extract and whisk the whites from 1 egg.
  • Add 1 teaspoon of extra-virgin coconut oil.
  • Add 1 teaspoon of freshly-squeezed lemon juice as well.

Step 2. Whisk everything together and apply the face mask

Whisk it well and apply to make egg white face mask
Whisk it well and apply to combat dry skin
  • Use a motorized hand blender to whisk the ingredients thoroughly.
  • Using a cosmetic brush, apply a thin layer of the mask over your entire face.
  • Let it sit for about 15 minutes.
  • Wash it off with warm water, then gently pat dry your skin with a soft towel.

Apply this enriching mask 2 or 3 times a week to get toned and well-moisturized skin. You will notice a change after the very first application.

# For Normal Skin

Mixing egg whites with corn starch makes a cleansing face mask for normal skin. The corn starch absorbs and removes any dirt or impurities to give you smooth and clear skin.

Things you’ll need:

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things you'll need to make egg white face mask for normal skin

  • Egg whites (nourishes and tightens skin) – 1 egg
  • Corn starch (absorbs dirt and impurities) – 2 teaspoons

Step 1. Blend egg whites and corn starch

Add cornstarch to egg white to make egg white face mask
Add corn starch to egg white and whisk well
  • Collect the whites from a single egg in a small mixing bowl.
  • Add 2 teaspoons of corn starch.
  • Use a blender to whisk everything together.

Step 2. Use a cosmetic brush to apply the mask

apply the egg white face mask
Apply the mask 3 times weekly to get smooth skin
  • Dip in a cosmetic brush in the mixture and apply the mask on your face.
  • Leave it on for 15 to 20 minutes.
  • Wash it off with water and gently pat dry your skin.

Apply this DIY egg white face mask 2 or 3 times a week to get smooth and toned skin.

Method 3: Egg White Face Mask for Hair Removal

You can also prepare a DIY face mask to remove facial hair by mixing egg whites with extra-fine white sugar and corn starch. The sugar and corn starch turn the whisked egg whites into a peel-off mask upon drying.

Along with removing unwanted facial hair, this mask also removes any dirt or impurities from your skin.

Things you’ll need:

things you'll need to make egg white face mask for hair removal

  • Egg whites (nourishes and tightens skin) – 1 egg
  • White sugar, extra fine (gently exfoliates skin) – 1 tablespoon
  • Corn starch (absorbs dirt and other impurities) – 2 teaspoons

Step 1. Add sugar and corn starch to whisked egg whites

Add sugar and cornstarch to egg white to make egg white face mask
Add sugar and corn starch to egg white
  • Whisk the whites collected from 1 egg in a mixing bowl.
  • Add 1 tablespoon of extra-fine white sugar to the whisked whites.
  • Add 2 teaspoons of corn starch as well.

Step 2. Mix well and apply the mask on your face

Whisk well and apply egg white face mask
Whisk well and apply; slowly peel off dried layer
  • Mix well and apply a uniform coating over your face, especially on the areas with excessive facial hair.
  • Leave it on for about 20 minutes or until it dries completely.
  • Slowly peel off the dried layer. You will feel a sensation that is like slight pinpricks as the facial hair is waxed from your skin.
  • Follow it with some aloe vera gel if your skin feels a bit sensitive.

Use this DIY egg white face mask when needed to remove facial hair.

Method 4: Egg White Skin-Brightening Face Mask

Combining egg whites with orange juice and organic turmeric powder makes a highly effective mask for skin lightening and brightening.

Turmeric powder and orange juice have potent skin-lightening properties and make this mask an incredibly effective remedy for acne scars and dark spots, too.

Things you’ll need:

things you'll need to make egg white face mask for skin brightening

  • Egg whites (nourishes and tightens skin) – 1 egg
  • Orange juice (contains vitamin C) – 1 teaspoon
  • Organic turmeric powder (brightens and lightens skin) – 1 teaspoon

Step 1. Whisk egg whites, add orange juice

Add orange juice to whisked egg white to make egg white face mask
Add orange juice to whisked egg white
  • Collect and whisk the whites from a single egg in a mixing bowl.
  • Add 1 teaspoon of orange juice and whisk again.

Step 2. Blend in turmeric powder and apply the face mask

Mix in turmeric to make egg white face mask and apply
Mix in turmeric and apply to get brighter skin in 3 weeks
  • Add 1 teaspoon of organic turmeric powder and whisk one last time.
  • Use a cosmetic brush to apply a thin layer of the mask, covering your entire face.
  • Leave it on for 15 to 20 minutes.
  • Rinse your face with water, gently pat dry using a soft towel and apply a light cream to seal in the absorbed nutrients.

Apply this face mask 2 or 3 times a week to get lighter and brighter skin after about 3 weeks of regular use.

Method 5: Egg White Face Mask for Acne

Combining egg whites with honey and lemon juice makes a highly effective DIY egg white face mask for acne. Honey has strong antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties that make it very effective against acne. The fresh lemon juice also works to clear acne and lighten the skin to give you smooth, blemish-free skin.

Things you’ll need:

Things you'll need to make egg white face mask for acne

  • Egg whites (nourishes and tightens skin) – 1 egg
  • Raw honey (antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties) – 1 teaspoon
  • Lemon juice, freshly squeezed (acts as natural bleaching agent) – ½ lemon

Step 1. Add honey and lemon juice to egg whites

Add honey and lemon juice to make egg white face mask
Add honey and lemon juice to the egg white
  • Collect the whites from 1 egg in a mixing bowl.
  • Add 1 teaspoon of raw honey.
  • Squeeze the juice from ½ lemon into the mix.

Step 2. Whisk thoroughly and apply it on your face

Whip up everything to make egg white face mask and apply
Whip up everything and apply a thin layer to get rid of acne
  • Use a motorized blender to whip up everything into a uniform blend.
  • Using a cosmetic brush, apply a thin layer over your entire face to get rid of acne.
  • Leave it on for approximately 15 minutes, then wash it off with water.
  • Gently pat dry your skin with a soft towel.

You can apply this homemade face mask for acne twice a week for soft, acne-free skin.

Method 6: Egg White Face Mask for Wrinkles & Crow’s-Feet

Egg whites don’t just work to tighten and nourish your skin, they also are extremely rich in collagen and can improve your skin’s elasticity. This in turn reduces the appearance of wrinkles and crow’s-feet around your eyes.

You can add castor oil to further soften your skin and get rid of fine lines, wrinkles and crow’s-feet.

Also, you can add aloe vera to the mix. It is rich in antioxidants that fight free radicals as well as vitamin E and other nutrients that nourish and enrich your skin, making it more elastic and smooth.

Things you’ll need:

things you'll need to make egg white face mask for wrinkles

  • Egg whites (nourishes and tightens skin) – 1 egg
  • Castor oil (softens skin and reduces wrinkles) – 1 teaspoon
  • Fresh aloe vera gel (improves skin elasticity and health) – 1 teaspoon

Step 1. Add fresh aloe vera gel and castor oil to egg whites

Add aloe vera gel and castor oil to make egg white face mask
Add aloe vera gel and castor oil to the egg white
  • Collect the whites from a single egg in a mixing bowl.
  • Add 1 teaspoon of fresh aloe vera gel.
  • Add 1 teaspoon of castor oil as well.

Step 2. Whisk everything together and apply the face mask

Blend well to make egg white face mask and apply
Blend well and apply for 15 minutes
  • Mix well with a motorized blender and use a cosmetic brush to apply this egg white face mask on your skin.
  • Leave it on for 15 to 20 minutes.
  • Wash your face with warm water, then gently pat dry using a soft towel.

Apply this DIY egg white face mask 3 times a week for at least 4 to 6 weeks to see significant results. You will begin to see a visible change even after the first week.

Tips

  • Since these egg white masks tend to be runny and may drip, wear an old T-shirt to avoid spoiling your good clothes.
  • Ideally, apply these egg white face masks over a sink or wash basin to avoid creating a mess. After application, keep your face over the sink for a few seconds to collect any initial drippings.
  • For best results, always wash your face with a mild face wash first to remove the dirt and impurities accumulated on your face throughout the day. This will promote better absorption of the proteins and nutrients from these egg white masks.
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