A variety of masks for the skin - a very effective tool facials. Contrary to popular belief, homemade treatments may be less effective than the cabin. For example, gelatin face mask, cooked at home, rejuvenates the skin and tightens it is no worse than the expensive funds from elegant jars. A course of such masks skin will give youth a long time.
Secret of success
Why gelatine face masks so popular? Their secret is a combination of low cost, availability of ingredients with high performance tools. Furthermore, the mask based on gelatin universal: depending on what ingredients are added thereto, it is suitable for all skin types.
Gelatine is produced from collagen-rich connective tissue of animals. Protein-rich tool significantly strengthens the skin and gives it elasticity, rejuvenates, tightens.
Fade wrinkles, shrink pores, and freckles and age spots become less visible.
Recipe gelatin facials
The principle of the preparation of gelatin masks is simple: gelatin powder is diluted with warm but not too hot (and in any case not boiling) water. Water should be approximately six to eight times greater than gelatin. Instead of water, if desired, you can use milk, cream, juice, rose water, herbal decoction.
Now gelatin should be left for half an hour to swell. After this period, the capacity of the gelatin slightly warmed in a water bath (do not boil!), And the contents thoroughly mixed, the gelatin has dissolved and turned into a liquid gel.
To thus prepared based add the remaining ingredients, selected according to the type of skin. So, for the rejuvenation of dry, loose skin to the base are added to a teaspoon of oatmeal and a tablespoon of sour cream. The basis can be cooked in milk or oat broth - so the mask will be more effective. Finished mask should have the consistency of sour cream.
If the skin is prone to fat content, the basis for the mask is best to prepare the decoction of herbs known for their anti-inflammatory properties, such as calendula. It is also added to the basis of oat flour, and instead of sour cream or yogurt is better to use low fat cottage cheese
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Well proven gelatin-yolk mask. Beat the yolk lightly and mix with lukewarm gel. This mask nourishes the skin while pulling it.
Another effective anti-aging ingredient - banana
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. To gelatin gel need to add one tablespoon of mashed banana. Mashed potatoes can be easily prepared independently by conventional forks. Only it is not necessary to add a sugar, vanilla and other seasonings - in this case, the skin is prepared for a delicacy.
If you wish to prepare the mask, you can use other seasonal fruit, rich in vitamins. Mask with peach or apricot
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moisturize and rejuvenate the skin, the mask with the addition of apple juice lighten freckles and give elasticity, avocado and gooseberries give skin radiance. For oily skin add a suitable sour grapes, cucumber, and whipped egg whites.
If you apply the wrong mask gelatin, it instead of the desired skin benefits will only harm.
The most important rule: gelatin with a mask on the face can not walk, stand or sit - just lie on your back, relaxing as much as possible.
This rule is true for all pull-up masks, but many women somehow do not take it seriously. And it is in vain, because the effectiveness of the maxi depends on how relaxed muscles of the face.
Another important point: the mask is applied to the face and neck, except around the eyes. Otherwise, sensitive skin can cause irritation.
All ingredients are added to prepare the mask to the substrate, which should have a temperature of the human body. Thereafter, the mixture can be immediately applied to the face. Then can only sit back and wait for the gel thickens: the skin at the same time slightly contracted, but rather pleasant feelings arise, rather than vice versa. It is best to wait until the mask on your face is completely dry - this is usually 20-30 minutes.
Rinse gelatin rejuvenating mask should be a cotton swab dipped in warm water. You can then rinse face with cool water.
Purifying Mask gelatin is preparing a little differently. For preparation of such masks is necessary to take the gelatin powder and warm nonfat milk in equal proportions, such as a tablespoon. The mixture is thoroughly mixed, brewed for about twenty minutes, and then heated in a water bath.
The result should be quite thick sticky gel. Using a spatula or fingers This gel is applied to problem areas where there are comedones. After 10-15 minutes, when the gel hardens completely, it must be decisive movement to tear off the skin as a mask normal tear film.
This mask not only effectively cleans the pores and tightens them, removes the "black spots", makes the skin smooth and fresh. Owners of oily skin may do a cleansing mask twice a week. If the skin is normal, gelatinous mask can be used once every seven days. But the owners of sensitive skin
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it is better not to abuse the mask films: quite so clean the skin every 10-14 days.
For maximum efficiency, the mask is recommended to first thoroughly clean the skin without using astringent lotions. Immediately before applying the mask will be good to wash with warm water without foams and gels, or take a hot shower to open pores. At the same time, when the mask is already applied to the skin, it is better to wait solidification in a cool dry room air. Ideally, you should lie down, this is especially important if the mask is applied to the entire face, not just the problem areas.