In this article, we will take a look at the best face masks and anti-aging strengtheners.
But first, let's focus on the basic principles of applying different masks on the face:
- Masks that have a nourishing effect should be done an hour and a half before bedtime, and tightening is best before 12 days.
- The remnants of the mask are first washed with warm water. After washing everything, you should rinse your face with fresh water to narrow the pores.
- When the mask is washed with a diving motion, use a towel to remove excess moisture from the face and apply a moisturizer.
- Before putting the prepared mask on your face, perform an allergy test on the back of your hand.
- Get yourself a mask to apply the mask on your face, this will allow you to apply the mask smoothly and smoothly on your skin.
- it is imperative that before applying the mask on the skin, it is necessary to wash the impurities and get rid of traces of cosmetics on the face.
If you want your skin to be irresistible, then you need to understand that you can not do without internal or external care. What you eat and drink directly affects your well-being and the condition of your skin.
Try to give priority to the right foods and drink at least 1. 5-2 liters of clean water a day. In case of violation of the water-salt balance in the body, your skin will never become smooth and radiant.
The combination of proper nutrition, proper water intake and good skin care will transform it and make it more beautiful, strong, cleansed and radiant.
Remember to please your face with these masks at least once a week and you will eventually like the result. This mask is suitable for girls over 30 years old, it will help refresh the facial skin, soften wrinkles and brighten the skin. So let’s get started!
Renewing cocoa mask
Cocoa powder is an excellent natural product for facial skin care. You can buy cocoa powder at any grocery store and some chain stores.
Please note that you need regular cocoa powder, not a dry sugar mixture to make a cocoa drink!
Why is cocoa valuable? Contains a large amount of vitamins and minerals:
- Iron (performs a hematopoietic function, increases hemoglobin);
- Potassium (prevents convulsions, removes excess water from the body and removes swelling);
- Vitamin A (protects the skin from the effects of adverse environmental factors);
- Nicotinic acid;
- Folic acid (helps the body accelerate tissue regeneration and rejuvenate the skin);
- Essential fatty acids;
Cocoa face masks are suitable for any skin, but do not forget about point 4, which talks about possible allergic reactions.
- A teaspoon of cocoa powder;
- A green tea bag;
- Half a teaspoon of honey (absolutely anything will do);
- Well, and, of course, boiling water to create it all (you just can't dissolve cocoa powder in cold water);
- If you want to add a whitening effect to the mask, add half a teaspoon of lemon juice to it.
In this mask, cocoa powder works with green tea rich in antioxidants. Above all, they are antioxidants that protect our body cells from the harmful effects of the environment and prevent disease, inflammation and premature aging of the body. Therefore, thanks to green tea, the effect of the mask sometimes increases.
Now, in a deep cup you need to empty the green tea from the bag.
Be careful, if you are allergic to honey, you can not add it.
Massage the resulting slurry on your face to ensure that everything is well absorbed. The mask should stay on your face for a total of 20-25 minutes.
After the procedure, apply a moisturizer suitable for your skin on your face.
Below we present you with homemade masks that allow you to achieve a tightening effect on your skin. If you apply them consistently, then their effect will not be worse than Botox-based injections.
Masks based on chicken egg protein, edible gelatin, bread yeast or starch have a strong tightening and rejuvenating effect.
Chicken Egg Protein Mask
This mask contains only one ingredient -egg white. You need to break the egg on a plate, separate the white from the yolk and simply beat the remaining pure white.
Everything, you can apply now. Remember that before you put the mask on your face, you need to clean it beforehand.
If you want to add a nourishing effect to the protein mask, you need to add:
- Half a teaspoon of honey;
- A tablespoon of oatmeal or oatmeal (will help you achieve a cleansing effect when massaging the mask).
To achieve a moisturizing or whitening effect, you need to add:
- A teaspoon of sour cream for a moisturizing effect;
- Or half a teaspoon of lemon juice for a whitening effect.
Put the mask on the skin as usual, along the massage lines, but avoid the area near the eyes. It will also be good to apply this mask on the skin of the neck.
it is necessary to apply according to the principle of layers:
- Apply the first layer of the mask;
- Wait for it to be absorbed;
- Next, apply a second coat;
- Also wait for it to be absorbed;
- And apply the third layer.
That's all, now you need to leave the mask on your face for 20-25 minutes.
When the mask is completely placed on the skin, then you should relax and try to completely turn off all facial expressions.
Once the required time has elapsed, rinse the remnants of the mask from the face with warm water and then rinse with cool water, this is necessary in order to narrow the pores of the face.
A good way to tighten pores is to wipe your face with frozen herbal tea after washing. The soup will help soothe the skin after the procedures, normalize blood circulation and give it freshness.
By the way, this mask can be done every three days, if you want to achieve a quick tightening of the skin on the face.
Starch mask to tighten the contour of the face
This type of face mask causes a lot of admiration in girls. After all, the result of using such a mask exceeds all expectations, and it is easy to prepare it. The effect of such a mask is simply "Wow", because after the procedure the skin becomes very beautiful and taut.
- A tablespoon of starch;
- A tablespoon of bee honey;
- A tablespoon of sour cream;
- boiled water.
Take a tablespoon of starch and pour it into a metal cup and add boiled water there so that the color of the result is like condensed milk. Now stir all this well and place on the stove over low heat. While warming, do not forget to stir this mixture until it thickens.
Now, turn off the stove and let the mixture cool. Once all this has cooled, feel free to add sour cream and honey and mix well.
Put the resulting mask on a previously cleansed face and neck and leave for 15-25 minutes.
Rice-based face mask with anti-aging effect
For extra food, you can add carrot juice to this mask by rubbing it on a fine grater or turning it on the grill with a blender.
The mask is effective after the first application. This is a good expressive option for those days when you need to be irresistible.
This face mask is similar in composition to a starch mask. Indeed, rice also contains starch in its composition.
In terms of effectiveness and end result, it is not inferior to the previous mask.
- A tablespoon of cooked rice;
- A teaspoon of bee honey;
- A tablespoon of milk.
First of all, to prepare this mask, you need to boil the rice and heat the milk. Now add a tablespoon of rice, a teaspoon of honey and a tablespoon of milk to a plate. Mix this thoroughly and press the rice into the milk until soft. Now you can apply the mask on the previously cleansed face and leave it on for 15-20 minutes.
Once the mask is dry on the face, you can wash it off.
Gelatin rejuvenating mask
Gelatin mask will help improve the condition of the skin and makes it firm and soft. It is very popular with women.
If you want to add a detoxifying effect to the facial pores in addition to the rejuvenating effect, then you can add 2-3 tablets of activated charcoal to the ingredients.
Will help absorb impurities that have accumulated in your pores.
- One tablespoon of gelatin;
- A tablespoon of milk;
- Protein from a chicken egg.
Pour the gelatin into a bowl. Now pour milk there. Once the main ingredients are in a bowl, melt them. You should get a thick, smooth-shaped base, to which you should add the beaten egg white. Stir well and allow to cool to a comfortable temperature.
Cleanse your face and steam open to reveal your facial pores. This is necessary in order to increase the effect of the mask. Now that your face is ready, you can safely apply the mask all over your face, including the area around your eyes. Now lie down and relax for 20-25 minutes. and let the mask do its own thing.
For best effect, when the mask is completely placed on the skin, you should try to remove all facial expressions from your face.