Vitamin masks can be made from any fruit and vegetables. Juice them mixed with oatmeal, almond bran, wheat flour. You can lubricate the skin with the juice of berries and fruits, leaving the juice on the face for 15-20 minutes. Alternatively, a thin layer of cotton wool can be soaked with juice and applied to the face in the form of a mask, covered with a paper napkin on top. Such masks contain many vitamins and are used mainly to improve skin nutrition. Masks are washed off with a cotton swab dipped in warm water, after which a nourishing cream is applied.
Mask of carrots.
Grate carrots on a fine grater, mix with egg white, add 1 teaspoon of olive or peach butter, a little starch and apply on face and neck.
Mask of carrots and cottage cheese.
Take 1 tablespoon fresh cottage cheese, 1 tablespoon of peach or olive oil, add a little milk and carrot juice, mix and apply on the face.
Toning mask of carrots and turnips. Cook 2 carrots and 1 turnip, mash until pasty, add 1/2 cup of milk or sour cream and 3 tablespoons of onion juice. Apply to skin and wash off after 25 minutes.
Squash mask. Cut thin long strips of raw zucchini, cover their face and neck. After 20 minutes, remove and wash your face with not boiled milk. This mask is useful for preventing wrinkles.
Potato mask for the skin around the eyes. Peeled, washed and dried potatoes grate on a fine grater (enameled or plastic). For 1 tablespoon of potato paste put on 2 pieces of gauze and attach to the lower eyelids for 10-15 minutes. After removing the mask, apply a thin layer of olive oil, and after 15-20 minutes, remove it with cotton wool soaked in cold brew. This mask tightens and tones the skin around the eyes.
Coke of potatoes whitens the skin well. They can wash themselves and rub it into the skin of their hands before going to bed.
Mask for dry skin from potatoes. Boil a large potato in the peel, peel it, mash with a fork, add a little milk, mix with egg yolk of one egg. The resulting mashed potatoes should be reheated by placing the dishes with mashed potatoes in a bowl of hot water. Hot mixture to smear the face. The effect of the mask is enhanced if you cover your face with a dense cloth, so that the heat lasts longer. After 20 minutes, wash off the mask with hot water, then cold. The mask refreshes, nourishes and smoothes wrinkled skin, and the dry skin makes it tender and supple.
Whisk the protein and half a teaspoon of alum powder. After 20 minutes rinse with cold water.
Whisk the protein with 10 to 15 drops of lemon juice.
A tablespoon of sour milk is mixed with two crushed aspirin tablets.
In yogurt, kefir or curdled milk, add 5 to 10 drops of lemon juice.
Whisk the yolk with a tablespoon of vegetable oil.
Whisk the yolk with a teaspoon of sour cream or cream.
Mix a tablespoon of cottage cheese, sour cream and a little honey.
Mix a teaspoon of chopped flaxseed with hot milk until a gruel is obtained.
In addition, all the above masks are suitable for normal skin.
The most effective means of home cosmetics are hot procedures. Boil water and, covered with a towel, hold your face over a hot steam for 10-15 minutes. After that, the skin of the face should warm up well and cover with small droplets of moisture. Pour it in a couple of minutes soap foam. Then wash with water and apply a mask. Hot steam cleanses the skin well, moisturizes and renews it, the pores are cleared. The influx of blood to the skin increases, which improves the metabolism.
Hot compresses are very useful for the face skin. Take a towel, better terry, soak in hot water. Squeeze out so that the water does not drip from it, put it to your face, curling so that there is a hole for the mouth. Minutes through the three towels will already cool down, again soak it in hot water. Repeat this action three to four times. After that, wipe your face with soap and rinse with cold water. After the procedure, you can apply a nourishing mask.
It should be remembered that not all facial skin equally well tolerates hot procedures. For example, dry, sensitive skin such manipulations can only harm. Cosmetologists in such cases are usually advised to make warm compresses.
If you are preparing to receive guests, hike to friends at a party or going to the theater, never do before cleaning your face. It is better to take care of this in advance, in a few days. Try to get a good night's sleep, not less than eight hours.