Homemade Anti-wrinkle Face Masks …..
- Avocado mask
Avocado contains oil with a pleasant odor which perfectly softens the skin. The oil is applied directly to the face and is particularly beneficial for people with dry skin.
Try the following recipe with avocado for dry skin and it can be used once a week.
- a spoonful of ripe avocado
- a tablespoon of yogurt
- a table spoon of clay
- three drops of essential oil of sandalwood
Take a spoonful of the inner part of a ripe avocado and blend with a fork, mix it with yogurt until it becomes creamy. Mix the clay and sandalwood and you’ll get a mask that can be smeared. Wash your face with warm water and spread the mask on damp skin. After 15 minutes clean the mask with warm and wet terrycloth gloves and thoroughly wash the face with lukewarm water. Apply toner and moisturizing cream.
- Mask from grapevines’ leaves
- grapevines’ leaves (2-3)
Grapevines contain substances that remove dead cells from the surface of the skin. Take 2 or 3 grapevines’ leaves, put them in a juicer, make a mixture and put it on the face as a mask. Wash it after 15 to 30 minutes.
- Mask with pumpkin seeds
- a handful of pumpkin seeds
- a spoonful of sour cream
- 10 drops of castor oil
Pumpkin seeds are cleaned and crashed into a mortar. After that, add the sour cream and the castor oil. The mask should be applied on a clean face and should be kept for half an hour. Remove the mask with a cotton swab, and then wash your face with lukewarm or cold water.
Emergency recipes for an important celebration, event etc.
- Cataplasms of peeled barley: in 1 liter of water boil 200 grams of barley grains until it becomes quite soft. Crush it so as to become mushy, and collect the oozed fluid. Apply the resulting mixture on the face and hold it for 20 minutes. Then place coatings from the oozed liquid and drink 1 cup of that liquid. Repeat this three times a day.
- Apply coatings and baths for the whole body with leaves and flowers of savory – Satureja hortensis (4 handfuls to 1 liter of water).
- Cucumber, except for softening sunburn and other burns, is also used to prevent wrinkles. Therefore regularly put mask of thin cucumber circles or mix it and apply it as a paste. Wash your face after 10-15 minutes.