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
The benefits and harms of pumpkin seeds is analysed by scholars for a long time. The product is recommended for use to children, but it really need to apply?
In folk medicine, the seeds were used to treat men’s and women’s diseases since the 17th century. They have a positive impact on the functioning of the prostate and reproductive system.
Homeland of the plant is Latin America, where seeds were first used in cooking. Thus, in practice, have been tested useful properties of the product in the treatment of intestinal diseases, liver and kidney.
Pumpkin seeds for good health
Pumpkin seeds are used to strengthen the immune system. They contain minerals, vitamins and trace elements also some rare acid that can destroy cancer cells.
As a result of clinical studies of pathogenic properties of the product were found, therefore it is considered that it has no contraindications for use. Nevertheless, harm pumpkin health, there is, what shall we talk about a few below.
Use pumpkins to normalize blood pressure with 18th-century people are used to it, stradajosie hypertension. In its composition contains substances that are capable of tone the vascular wall and, thus, to treat high blood pressure. However, when the disease should be perfectly matched to the dose of the product, which won’t be too hard to drop blood pressure. Continue reading
If you prefer bright Sunny colors, and all shades from yellow to maroon, the flower of the nasturtium is for you! Grow it – one big pleasure, because virtually no hassle. In the spring need only to throw the seeds into the ground, juicy and lush green colour of the leaves in combination with rich, warm shades of flowers will adorn the garden from early summer until the frosts.
And the name of this flower is the nasturtium. She comes from the mountain regions of South America, whence it and was brought to Europe by travellers. It is a herbaceous plant that forms succulent shoots with large round leaves on tall stalks. There are long (2 m or more) and quite low shrub (25-40 cm) a variety. The leaves are plain green in colour and with light strokes, smooth and with a wavy edge.
Modern generic Latin name nasturtium – Tropaeolum – was given by K. Linnaeus. Looking at the nasturtium, Linnaeus came to the conclusion that their leaves are very similar to the shields of warriors, and the flower – sprinkled with blood on the helmets of defeated enemies hung on pillars that commemorate the victory established the Roman soldiers on the battlefield. To call these columns tropaeolum. Continue reading