Masks, lotions from citrus. Traditional recipes of beauty
Citrus fruits have anti-inflammatory effects, the peel contains flavonoids, which strengthen capillaries, organic acids, necessary for the effective energy supply to the skin. Home procedures of lemons, oranges and pomelo helps skin and hair recover faster and nourish them with useful substances.
TO STRENGTHEN NAILS
You can apply lemon juice. Lemon slices RUB the nails for 7 days. This is useful when darkened, dull and yellow nails. You can just cut the lemon in half and dip it in the pulp of the riders fingers. The surface layer of the nail will be aligned with peeling, fruit acid, and they will become shiny and smooth.
MOISTURIZING FACIAL MASK
Slice the pomelo grind, add honey and lemon juice and apply the mixture on face for 10-15 minutes. Then rinse the green tea mask. Then apply a moisturizer. This mask is recommended to do at night.
LOTION FOR OILY SKIN
In equal proportions mix the lemon juice and boiled water of room temperature. Lotion wipe the face twice a day. This tool can be cooked for 2-3 days and store in the fridge.
MASK FOR OILY SKIN
A slice of pomelo peel from the films, mash the pulp, add 1 teaspoon of yogurt. Fluid obtained, dampen a cotton pad and wipe across face. When dry, apply a mask of pomelo and yogurt. Through 15 minutesmore cool water.
LEMONS FOR ELBOWS
We seldom considered their elbows, but outsiders can see them perfectly. The skin on his elbows was rough, wash it using a mild scrub, and then lubricate fat cream,add 2-3 drops of lemon juice. Carry out the procedure 2 times a week.
FOR DAMAGED HAIR
Take 50 g of vegetable oil (you can pre-infuse it on the thyme, or a series of burdock roots), add a few drops of brandy or tincture of Eleutherococcus. In this mixture squeeze the juice of quarter of lemon. Stir and RUB into the scalp. This mask will help get rid of dandruff and seborrhea, soothes itching and will soften Serednye peel. It can be applied to both men and women, especially in times of stress and damage to hair.
In the season of mandarins, you can make tonic ice cubes. Peel one tangerine (or lemon, or orange) zest and pour a glass of boiling water. Allow to stand for. After the infusion has cooled, strain and pour into molds for ice. It is better to refuse from washing your face with tap water and wipe your face with citrus ice cubes.
ORANGES AGAINST CELLULITE
Two or three finely chop the orange into the water bath. The water should be pleasantly hot – about 38 — 40°C. Take a bath 2 times a week. Essential oils and a complex of other components contained in oranges strengthen the walls of blood vessels, nourish the skin and improve microcirculation, helping to cure cellulite.
Wipe face with a slice of pomelo during the three winter months and spring you will find noticeably refreshed. Oily skin is recommended to wipe clean juice and dry – diluted with boiled water in roughly equal proportions.
A NOURISHING & BRIGHTENING MASK
Two tablespoons of sour cream mix with juice 1/3 of lime. Apply to skin, leave on for 20 minutes, until completely dry mask. Rinse with cool water. After a course of such procedures (8-10) will become less visible skin pigmentation.