Clay from ancient times was valued for its unique healing properties. Due to the rich content of minerals and biologically active substances, clay effectively corrects many cosmetic skin imperfections.
Clay is an excellent assistant in the fight against cellulite. Due to its unique natural properties, clay improves metabolism, accelerates cell renewal, splits fat deposits, removes slag and excess fluid from the body, saturates the skin with useful substances. As a result of regular application of clay, the skin becomes smooth, elastic, and cellulite tubercles are smoothed.
The composition of any kind of therapeutic clay includes all the necessary for our body microelements - silica, potassium, magnesium, calcium, iron phosphate, etc., however, for the treatment of cellulite beauticians recommend using blue clay.
Clay masks from cellulite
Dissolve the blue clay in warm water. Apply the mixture to the problem areas with the palms. Before the procedure, it is advisable to warm up the skin with massage movements. Wrap the body with a film to create the effect of the sauna and rest under the blanket for an hour. Clay will warm up and moisturize your skin, open pores through which slags and excess liquid will leave. The high content of useful salts will improve the water-salt balance in the skin cells, which will prevent the appearance of cellulite again.
Strengthen the effect of wrapping will help a few drops of essential oil (lemon, orange, grapefruit, rosemary). Dilute a few drops of any of these oils in any base oil and add to the diluted clay.
After 30-50 minutes, wash the clay under a warm shower. The procedure can be carried out 1-2 times a week to achieve a sustainable result.
Wrapping with clay, cream, and honey: 3 cloves of clay in a small amount of warm water, add a mixture of spoon cream and liquid honey. If desired, add a few drops of essential oil to the mask. Apply the mask on the heated body, insulate with a film and a blanket. After about an hour, wash off the mask with warm water. The result is a smooth, silky skin without cellulite after 10-15 procedures.
Anti-cellulite wrap with clay and cinnamon: 3 tablespoons of clay stir in the water until the density of sour cream. Add a tablespoon of cinnamon and a few drops of essential oil to the mask. We put a mask on the body, turn around the film and rest for half an hour. The mask gives a strong warming effect!
Anti-cellulite mask made of clay with coffee. Dilute the clay with mineral water. Add in the mixture ground coffee (you can coffee grounds), as well as your favorite essential oils. Mix everything thoroughly and apply to problem areas. Massage your palms for 10-15 minutes. If there is time, you can leave the mask on the body for another 15 minutes. Then take a warm shower or bath. Coffee will help to break up fatty deposits, and clay "will pull out" all the excess out.
Blue clay - an excellent tool for anti-cellulite massage . To prepare a massage mixture, effectively mix the clay (previously diluted with warm water) with liquid honey or egg yolks. You can strengthen the drainage effect by adding sea salt, ground coffee, cinnamon, essential oils to the mixture.
How to perform a massage: apply the massage mixture on the body. Start the massage with light strokes, rubbing, then thoroughly mash the areas affected by cellulite for 10-15 minutes.
You can combine the procedure of massage with wrapping, first warm up the massage mixture with the skin, and then wrap the film for 30 minutes. At the end of the procedure, the clay dries and forms a crust that will tighten the skin. Rinse the clay under the shower and apply a moisturizer to the body.
Massage with the use of clay will help to improve and strengthen the body as a whole. The skin will be enriched with useful substances, cleared of keratinized particles, will breathe freely oxygen, and its color will improve. With regular massage, cellulite disappears after 2-3 months.
Clay massage can be carried out practically all, contraindications here are minimal: viral diseases, allergies, skin wounds.
Anti-cellulite bath with clay
It is a pleasant, relaxing procedure that not only cures cellulite, but also rejuvenates your skin, smooths wrinkles and cleanses the skin, and relieves fatigue and energy.
How to make a bath with clay: it is desirable to fill the bath with one third. 500 g of clay dilute in warm water (from 37 to 39 degrees). It is useful to add to this bath 5-10 drops of essential oils. Lie down in the tub and enjoy the process for 20-30 minutes. Then rinse the remains of clay from the skin under a warm shower and apply moisturizing lotion. Repeat the procedure 1-2 times a week.
With the help of white clay, you can also successfully defeat cellulite. White clay is suitable for people with very sensitive skin.
Wrap with white clay and cinnamon. Dilute the clay with warm water. Add cinnamon (1-2 tablespoons), 5 drops of orange oil. Apply the mixture on the body and wrap the film. Use a blanket and lie down for about an hour. Perhaps, it will be strong to warm and pinch your skin, this means that the tool works exactly where you need it! Rinse the clay under the shower and moisten the skin with cream.
Clay mixture from cellulite. You can mix two types of clay (blue and white), stir with warm water and use in the form of wraps. Just apply the mixture on the skin warmed up after the massage and leave for 30 minutes. Rinse the remaining clay in the shower.
Wrap with black clay. Dilute several cloves of black clay in warm water. Add to the mixture in the same amount of ground algae (kelp, you can buy at the pharmacy). Apply the mixture on the body, wrap it warm and lie down for 40-60 minutes, then wash. This amazing mask will saturate the skin with vitamins and minerals, remove toxins, improve water-salt metabolism in tissues. With regular use, cellulite disappears within 1-3 months depending on its stage.