Cosmetics is of great importance to the care of the person. It is designed to rejuvenate, restore, cleanse, nourish and hydrate the skin. In pursuit of beauty, many try to buy the most expensive tools.The alternative to these cosmetics is conventional products, are there any Housewives. These include fruits and vegetables, berries, medicinal herbs, dairy products, honey.
People’s makeup, you can effortlessly prepare at home: ice cubes, lotions, tonics, scrubs, sunscreen . The advantages of folk recipes for the face that they are natural, cheap and time-tested.
Recipes for ice cubes for face
Medicinal herbs is not the only possible raw material for ice cubes. You can use berries, juices from fruits and vegetables, non-carbonated mineral water. In order to choose the right liquid, you should know the features of the skin. So, for dry face can be cooked with a decoction of chamomile, calendula, mint or flax. Take a tablespoon of crushed flowers, pour them a glass of water. Leave for a few hours. For use exclusively with ice cold infusion.
Oily skin useful to wipe citrus juices (orange, lemon, grapefruit). Juice connect with water in a ratio of 1:1. Herbs for oily skin it is recommended the mother-and-stepmother,thyme, yarrow. They are characterized by antiseptic action and ability to affect blood circulation in the capillaries. Continue reading
Laminaria is a seaweed, known as kelp, belongs to the brown algae. Particularly appreciated her for all the vitamins and nutrients contained in the seaweed easily digestible. The content is more than 40 vitamins in cabbage taken from the sea, helps to rejuvenate the body and prolong life. Regular consumption of seaweed slows down the development of sclerosis.
The healing properties of laminaria are prized in many corners of the globe. About its beneficial effects on the human body were known in Ancient China and Japan. Today, this exotic product is on the menu for everyone, who wants to be healthy.
Maritime occupant to 20 % consists of fructose, rich in polysaccharides. If we talk about the side effects from taking seaweed, they are not, if properly prepared and consumed seaweed in moderation. Famous seaweed antibacterial properties, its composition similar to the composition of medicinal mud, and is therefore suitable for the treatment of inflammatory processes of female bodies. Sea Kale can be bought in dried form, pickled and frozen in blocks, in this case it retains all its natural qualities, the less useful it is in the form of canned food.
Green or brown algae grows in the Northern seas and the sea of Japan large belts, reaching a length of 13 meters. Not everyone likes the taste of morganaposted, she smells of sea water, in this case, instead of salt sprinkle food powder from it. The scent becomes less noticeable, and the benefits are invaluable. In the kelp contains almost all essential amino acids (alanine, aspartic and glutamic amino acids) are not connected, they are well assimilated by the human body. Continue reading
Bearberry, or UVA URSI is a small evergreen shrub, native to Europe and the USA, which for many centuries was treated for bladder infections and kidney, urolithiasis. For medical purposes use the leaves, which contain glycosides (arbutin, methyl-arbutin), flavonoids (quercetin, isoquercetin, hyperoside, myricetin, myricetin), tannins pyrogallol group, organic acids (Gallic, ellagic, ursolic, malic, formic and protocatechuic and others).
Leaf extract has a therapeutic effect due to containing (10%) in the glycoside arbutin, which, under the influence of the enzyme arbutus is hydrolysed (decomposed) in the body to hydroquinone and glucose. Hydroquinone has an antiseptic effect and also as a result of irritation of the renal tissue has a diuretic effect. Another glycoside methyl-arbutin in the hydrolysis cleaves the methyl ester and hydroquinone.
The antibacterial effect of hydroquinone especially pronounced against Staphylococcus aureus (Staphylococcus aureus) and E. coli (Escherichia coli) .
Arbutin causes mild diuretic effect. The plant also has anti-inflammatory and astringent properties due to tannins (tannins).
The use of bear ears helps cleanse the urinary tract from bacteria and products of inflammation. Continue reading