Calendula - an indispensable assistant in cosmetology. When treating acne in the home, calendula is one of the most affordable and effective remedies.
Tincture of calendula also perfectly smoothes traces and scars, which remained from acne. For the desired result, you simply need to lubricate the problem areas of the skin with a tincture or a decoction of calendula 3-4 times a day.
The grass is prepared as an alcohol tincture or brewed with boiling water and insisted. You can buy a ready tincture of calendula in a pharmacy. We offer the most popular recipes in folk medicine for the treatment of acne (acne) with the help of calendula.
Tincture of marigold can be easily prepared at home on the basis of vodka or 40% alcohol.
Option 1. Finely slice 2 tbsp. Spoons of fresh calendula flowers, put in a glass jar. Fill the calendula with 1/2 cup of alcohol or vodka. Close the vessel and place the tincture in a dark place for a week. Then the tincture can be filtered and placed in a cool place.
Option 2. Alcohol lotion from marigold from acne. 2 tbsp. Spoons of calendula flowers fill in 50 ml. 40% alcohol, 20 ml of water and 70 ml of cologne. Leave the tincture in a dark place for a week. Then add 5 g of a 5% alcohol solution of boric acid and 3 ml of glycerin. Wipe face with lotion obtained 2 times a day with a cotton swab. The product effectively eliminates acne and acne.
Cauterize pimples. With a cotton swab gently rub the pimples and redness around them with a tincture of calendula. Repeat the procedure 2-3 times a day. The result will not be long in coming. It is advisable not to rub the entire face skin with tincture, since alcohol overdry the skin.
Tincture of calendula with honey. This is an ancient folk remedy for acne and inflammation on the face. Honey lotion is prepared as follows: 200 ml. purified water, 2 teaspoons of honey, 2 tsp tincture of marigold. Mix thoroughly. Wipe face lotion 2 times a day.
Therapeutic dough with calendula: 1 tbsp. Spoon the tincture of marigold mixed with 1 tablespoon of flour, add a little water and mix thoroughly. You should get a dough of consistency thick cream. Put the dough on the face in the form of a mask and rest for 10-15 minutes, then rinse with cool water. The dough draws from the skin excess fat and bacteria. The skin heals quickly.
Calendula with levomitsetin against acne. Mix the following ingredients: calendula tincture-50 ml, boric alcohol-30 ml, salicylic alcohol-50 ml, 4 crushed tablets of levomycetin, medical sulfur-5 g. (Half a teaspoon). Lubricate the pimples with the solution obtained with a cotton swab 2 times a day.
Decoction of dry grass is ideal for care for problem oily skin in adolescence. Unlike alcohol tincture, it does not dry the skin, but on the contrary, saturates it with moisture, narrows the pores. 2 tablespoons chopped dry calendula flowers brew 500 ml. boiling water and boil for a couple of minutes on low heat. Cool the broth and strain. Use calendula for daily washing and pimples will not appear at all.