A good assistant in the treatment of cellulite can be ordinary sea salt. Many have heard about the beneficial properties of sea salt, because due to the high content of mineral substances it is included in many cosmetic products.
The greatest value in cosmetology is the salt of the Dead Sea. They contain elements useful for the skin - calcium, iron, magnesium, iodine.
When treating cellulite with sea salt, we quickly remove excess liquid and slags from the tissues. Under the influence of minerals, the skin is tightened, renewed, cleaned.
Sea salt from cellulite can be used in the form of scrubs, wraps , masks, add to the bath, etc.
Fill the tub with warm water. Dissolve 500 g of sea salt in hot water and add to the bath. Lie in the tub for 15-20 minutes, relax. Then take a warm shower, do a light massage of the problem areas. Anti-cellulite bath with salt is useful to do 2 times a week, until the desired result.
With the help of salt scrub, we can quickly get rid of cellulite tubercles. Scrub effectively works in several directions at once - it warms up, improves blood circulation, draws liquid from tissues, cleans and tones up the skin. Scrub can be applied no more than 2 times a week, so as not to overdry the skin.
Salt scrub with oil: mix a large handful of sea salt with a tablespoon of vegetable oil (preferably olive oil). Add a few drops of essential oils (citrus oils, rosemary). Apply the obtained scrub to the problem areas and massage with light movements from the bottom upwards for 15 minutes. After the procedure, a warm shower is recommended and a moisturizer is applied to the skin.
Sand scrub with sea salt . This is a very powerful tool in the fight against cellulite, which dissolves excess fat and slag due to high temperature. Mix the cleaned river sand with an equal amount of sea salt, add cinnamon or cassia oil (based on 10 drops of oil per 200 grams of the mixture) and stir well. The resulting scrub leave for a day under a closed lid. Then take the necessary amount of the mixture and heat in an oven, microwave or water bath. Apply the scrub on the body in a hot form and massage for 10 minutes. After the massage, rinse the skin under a cool shower and apply a soothing cream. Repeat the procedure 2 times a week for a month.
Masks with sea salt saturate the skin with minerals, tighten and prevent the re-emergence of cellulite.
Mask of salt with coffee. Mix 100 grams of sea salt, 1 table. spoons of coffee grounds, 50 ml of water, 50 ml of olive oil. The resulting mixture is applied to the skin in a circular motion, you can rub yourself with a washcloth. To enhance the effect of beneficial substances on the skin, wrap the problem areas with cellophane and wrap yourself in a blanket. After half an hour, take a warm shower and apply a moisturizer. This mask with caffeine dissolves fat and removes excess fluid through the pores of the skin. The skin becomes smooth and supple. Repeat the procedure 2-3 times a week, the result will not be long in coming.
Mask of salt with grapefruit. Mix 100 ml. sea salt and 1 teaspoon of olive oil. Rub on a fine grater 1 grapefruit and add to the mixture. The resulting mask is applied to the skin and massage for 10 minutes. This mask is useful to leave on the skin for 10-15 minutes, turning into cellophane. Then take a shower. This vitamin cocktail for the skin enriches vitamins, pulls waste products, makes the skin young and supple, effectively eliminates cellulite.
It is known that cellulite is afraid of salt. There is an opinion that sea salt for the treatment of cellulite can be taken internally. To do this, dissolve a teaspoon of salt in a glass of water and drink daily on an empty stomach.
However, this method of treating cellulite is doubtful and far from safe. Salt irritates the digestive system, changes acidity in the stomach.
It is better to use special diets developed by doctors to treat cellulite in the complex.