DIY Aloe Vera Face Wash for Oily Skin: Super-Easy Recipe & Tutorial

by LAurenrdaniels
10 Materials
15 Minutes

Today, I'm sharing a recipe and tutorial on how to make DIY aloe vera face wash for oily skin.

The recipe calls for castile soap, which is a gentle and environmentally friendly soap made out of plant oils including coconut, hemp, sunflower seed, jojoba, and olive. Let's get to it!

Tools and materials:

  • Distilled water
  • Liquid Castile soap
  • Vegetable glycerin
  • Aloe Vera gel
  • Almond oil
  • Jojoba beads
  • Lavender essential oil
  • An airtight container
  • Measuring cups and spoons
  • A funnel

Castile soap gets its name from Castile, Spain, a location known for its olive oil. Castile soap is usually very concentrated so if you buy a bottle, it will last you a long time!

In fact, if you need to buy all of the ingredients for this homemade aloe vera face wash, you will have enough to make a ton of it!

Homemade aloe vera face wash

Aloe vera gel face wash recipe

Using your funnel, pour the following ingredients into your airtight container:

  • ¼ cup distilled water
  • 2 tablespoons liquid castile soap
  • 1 tablespoon almond oil
  • 1 teaspoon vegetable glycerin
  • 1 teaspoon aloe vera gel (you might need to help get the gel from the funnel into the container as it may be too thick to flow through the funnel
  • 1 teaspoon jojoba beads
  • 6 drops of lavender essential oil
DIY aloe vera cleanser

Shake the bottle

Take the funnel out of the container and put the cap on the container tightly. Now, shake the container well to combine all of the ingredients.

DIY aloe vera face wash for oily skin

Lather to cleanse

To use your DIY aloe vera cleanser, shake the container and then pour some of the cleanser into the palm of your hand.

Rub your hands together to produce a nice lather. Then, just wash your face with it as you would normally wash.

DIY aloe vera face wash for oily skin tutorial

That's it! Leave a comment to let me know how you liked this aloe vera gel face wash and share the recipe with your friends!

Suggested materials:
  • Distilled water
  • Liquid Castile soap
  • Vegetable glycerin
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