Prev Next 9Try Egg Yok A mask made with egg yolks dries out the skin. ©iStockphoto.com/Valentyn Volkov A fast fix for removing oil shine requires one of the simplest foods: the egg. An egg yolk mask dries out the skin. Apply the egg yolk with a cotton ball to oily spots. Leave on for 15 minutes, then rinse with cool water.