For face cleansing
Magic gift of the sea
Brown seaweed kelp, more familiar to many like seaweed, anddrevle valued by women all over the world for its simply magical properties. The fact that the deficiency of natural iodine in the body, especially female, leads to very bad consequences for health. And in addition to iodine, algae contain vitamins: A, B1, B2, B6, B9, PP, C.In addition, they are a real storehouse of minerals: magnesium, calcium, potassium, sodium, iron, manganese, phosphorus. Such a valuable product must necessarily enter the diet of any person. But not only this is famous for kelp.
Sea kale in medicine
The peculiarity of algae is that iodine contained in them is natural. This is rare, and therefore - very much appreciated. Thyroid, originally contained in sea cabbage, is the thyroid hormone, which perfectly stabilizes its functional activity.
Everyone who suffers from joint pain, kelp will also come to the rescue, actively preventing the deposition of salts in them. Providing an easy laxative effect, sea kale leads the gastrointestinal tract into an excellent condition. And for those who want to lose weight - a great dietary product.
Seaweed in cosmetology
Cosmetologists have long practiced facial masks from kelp as an effective remedy against age-related changes in appearance. Very quickly, seaweed has gained popularity as an active component of anti-cellulite drugs.
Much less is known as the main ingredient in home face masks. And completely in vain. Many foreign cosmetic companies produce very effective( and expensive!) Creams and ointments, using a truly unique set of natural substances of kelp.
Therapeutic properties of algae
Pharmacies offer preparations from kelp in various forms: dried leaves, powder, dried thallus, extract. They help in the fight against many diseases, increase immunity, significantly improve the metabolism, remove toxins from the body.
A truly stunning results gives the mask of kelp from wrinkles! It removes dead particles of the dermis, promotes the regeneration of cells. Regardless of skin type - dry, fatty or mixed - kelp helps to get rid of cosmetic problems.
How to prepare a mask from kelp: Video
Mask from seaweed
It should be immediately cautioned: before pampering yourself with a face mask for laminaria, be sure to consult a doctor. They can be harmful in such cases:
- Diseases in which iodine is contraindicated, including those with thyroid problems. Allergy to seafood and iodine.
- Pregnancy and lactation.
Laminaria, used as a component of face mask, will very well tighten and soothe the skin, relieve fatigue, inflammation, stress. It is best to buy powder in the pharmacy, and dry whole leaves must be crushed thoroughly. Using the powder for the first time, know that in itself it is not very convenient to use: it sticks to the fingers, it is badly applied, crumbled from the face. For more convenient use, kelp is mixed with other ingredients( oatmeal, clay).
General rules for
The cooking methods are very simple. One tablespoon of powder filled with water at room temperature( 150 ml).After 15 minutes it will swell, and you can start making a mask.
- For oily skin, mix with a yolk a teaspoon of lemon juice, mix with kelp. Apply gently on face. After 15 minutes rinse with cool water.
- In a small amount of water, yeast is diluted( 1 tbsp.) To the consistency of mushy mass. Kashitsa is mixed with kelp and applied to the face. Rinse off with cool water after 15 minutes.
- A tablespoon of kefir is added to the swollen powder of sea kale( 1 tbsp.).The procedure is the same as in previous recipes. You can replace yogurt with a fresh apple: peeling and peeling on a grater, mixed with algae.
For dry skin
Masks with kelp for a face with a dry type of skin have their own characteristics. As one of the components is perfect yolk. Mix one yolk with the swollen mass of algae( 1 tablespoon), hold it on your face for 10 minutes, then rinse with warm water. Significantly strengthen the effect of any oil added to the mask. For such an additive, for example, it is possible to dilute a little glycerin with water.
Pre-prepared laminaria( 2 tablespoons) mix with any oil: sea buckthorn, castor, grape seed. If you do not have such at hand, replace it with simple vegetable( sunflower).This mixture is applied for half an hour, then washed off with warm water.
Mask from sea kale for the face with the addition of honey: Video
For cleansing the face, a recipe is suggested: in 2 tbsp.l.warm water soak 1 tsp.kelp. After 10 minutes, add a teaspoon of clay: white - for any type of skin, blue - to combat acne, red - for dry and sensitive. Apply for 15 minutes. Then rinse gently.
Add a teaspoon of honey to the swollen algae powder. Also applied to the face for 15 minutes.
Powdered a handful of oat flakes pour hot water, wait until they swell, and mix with sea kale. Such a mask will perfectly help with acne on the face.
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