Face masks with aspirin: properties, rules, recipes

Almost everyone has aspirin tablets in their first aid kit. But few people know that it can be used not only for flu and colds. It turns out that aspirin can be used to make a lot of different useful face masks.

What miraculous properties does this medicine have?

  • It has an anti-inflammatory effect due to the salicylic acid contained in aspirin
  • Dries out oily skin
  • Used as a gentle facial scrub
  • Helps treat acne and prevents new ones from forming
  • Removes traces left from pimples
  • Tightens pores
  • It has a soothing effect on the skin
  • Accelerates blood circulation, thereby improving complexion
  • Removes blackheads on the face

But it is very important to correctly apply this knowledge about the miraculous properties of aspirin and not harm the skin of the face. We must not forget that we are dealing with such a potent agent as acid. Before you start making aspirin masks, carefully read all the nuances of their preparation and use.

Rules for the use of masks with aspirin

  1. Do not make masks every day. It is enough to make a mask twice a week.
  2. An aspirin mask may not be suitable for all girls, so for the first time it is better to apply the mask not to the whole face at once, but only pointwise to problem areas.
  3. Masks with aspirin are not recommended in the summer or when visiting a solarium. Because aspirin cleanses the skin very well and makes the skin more receptive to ultraviolet radiation. Therefore, it is better to apply sunscreen after the mask.
  4. If, when applying the mask, you feel a burning sensation or tingling on your face, then the mask should be washed off immediately with cool water.
  5. Do not use masks for pregnant women and women who are breastfeeding.
  6. For masks, you need to use ordinary aspirin tablets, without shells and additives.
  7. Masks should not be used if you have fairly dry skin.
  8. Do not use the mask if you have cuts or scratches on your skin.

Miracle mask recipes

Classic mask in haste


  • 2 tablets of acetylsalicylic acid.

Mode of application:

  1. In a small bowl, crush the miracle drug tablets well with a spoon.
  2. Then dilute the resulting powder with 1 tablespoon of boiled water.
  3. The resulting mask is applied with massaging movements directly on the pimples. Wash off with water after 10 minutes.

This mask is prepared in just a couple of minutes. But after the first application, pimples will dry out and pass faster.

A honey treat for oily skin.


  • 3 tablets of acetylsalicylic acid;
  • ½ teaspoon honey.

Mode of application:

  1. First you need to crush the aspirin tablets. To do this, we need a small plate and a spoon. Lightly press the spoon to turn the tablets into powder.
  2. Then mix the powder with one teaspoon of warm water, preferably boiled.
  3. Add honey to this mixture. Mix everything thoroughly so that there are no lumps. The mask is ready.
  4. Now we prepare the skin for the face. First, wash your face with milk with warm water, then steam it in a water bath. This is necessary in order to maximize the opening of the pores. For a water bath, a saucepan with boiled water is suitable. Hold your face over the saucepan for just a couple of minutes.
  5. Apply the mask with circular massaging movements. Avoid contact with the skin around the eyes. Leave it for 10 minutes, no more! After removing the mask, moisturize the code with a cream.

This mask reduces the number of black spots on the face and acne, even narrows the pores, eliminates oily sheen and gives the skin a healthy look.

Mask for deep cleansing and moisturizing of the skin.


  • 4 aspirin tablets;
  • olive oil.

Mode of application:

  1. Dissolve aspirin tablets in a tablespoon of water.
  2. Then put a couple of drops of olive oil into the resulting powder. All this is well mixed.
  3. We clean the face. Apply the mask for 10 minutes.

This mask moisturizes very well, cleanses the skin, eliminates minor imperfections and removes inflammation.

Yogurt delight.


  • 4 aspirin tablets;
  • 1 teaspoon low fat yogurt.

Mode of application:

  1. Aspirin tablets must be crushed to a powder state.
  2. Mix the powder with yogurt to get a mass without lumps.
  3. The mask is best used for oily skin. If you have combination skin, then it is better to use a fatter yogurt. Keep the mask for 10 minutes.

After several treatments, the skin will become firmer and less oily.

Sour mask.


  • 5 aspirin tablets;
  • 1 teaspoon lemon juice.

Mode of application:

  1. We make powder from aspirin tablets.
  2. Squeeze a teaspoon of juice from a lemon. Then mix it with aspirin powder.
  3. We clean the face and apply the finished mask, leave for 5 minutes. Then rinse thoroughly with warm water. After the mask, it is better to moisturize the skin with a cream.

This mask cleanses the skin very well, removes oily sheen from the face and brightens the skin.

Clay mask.


  • 2 tablets of acetylsalicylic acid;
  • 1 teaspoon of white clay.

Mode of application:

  1. Grind aspirin tablets.
  2. Add a couple of drops of water and clay. We mix everything so that a uniform gruel is obtained.
  3. We apply the finished mask to the face. Leave for 10 minutes, then rinse with warm boiled water.

This mask has an anti-inflammatory effect. It moisturizes and nourishes the skin well.

Mask with sour cream.


  • 2 aspirin tablets;
  • 1 tablespoon fat-free sour cream.

Mode of application:

  1. Finely powder the aspirin tablets in a small bowl.
  2. Then add sour cream to the bowl. All this is well mixed.
  3. Apply to a pre-cleansed face for ten minutes. Then wash off with warm water.

Gentle oatmeal mask.


  • 4 aspirin tablets;
  • 1 tablespoon of oatmeal;
  • 1 tablespoon of kefir.

Mode of application:

  1. In a small container, grind all the aspirin tablets to a powder.
  2. Then we need to grind the oatmeal into flour.
  3. Now we mix aspirin powder, oatmeal and kefir in our container.
  4. We spread the mask on a clean steamed face. Wash off after ten minutes. After the procedure, we lubricate the face with cream.

Softening mask.


  • 4 tablets of acetylsalicylic acid;
  • 1 tablespoon honey;
  • 1 tablespoon of kefir;
  • 0.5 teaspoon of jojoba oil.

Mode of application:

  1. Mix jojoba oil and honey in a small bowl.
  2. Warm up this mixture a little. To do this, you can put the container in hot water.
  3. Grind acetylsalicylic acid into powder.
  4. Now mix the aspirin with the heated mixture. You should get a homogeneous gruel without grains.
  5. The resulting mask is smeared on the face with light movements. We leave it for 10 minutes. After washing off with boiled cooled water. Dry off with a towel and…

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