Ginger is a perennial herb which has been known for a very long time. His useful properties were described by Avicenna himself! Today, ginger has returned to our medical practice, and its properties are used to treat a variety of diseases. A mask for a face of ginger can appease even the most capricious skin!
What Avicenna knew was the tremendous benefit of ginger
In Russia, ginger was called "ginger", its spicy powder was used to bake a famous delicacy - a gingerbread, it was called "gingerbread" precisely because the dough was added with ginger spice. In the Middle Ages, ginger was used to prevent plague, its natural properties are so strong.
In the beauty industry, the spicy root is used mainly for weight loss. We also could not resist and picked up three amazing recipes, which we will share a little later, at the end of this article. However, ginger is useful not only for weight loss, it can help you achieve beautiful, clean and young skin.
Composition of spicy root
Like any other spice, the root of ginger contains many essential oils and inherent only to this plant element gingerol, which gives a pleasant acuity, such a light stinging.
In addition, the plant has:
- amino acids: threonine, tryptophan, leusine, phenylanine, methionine, valine;
- vitamins: C, B1, B2, A, PP( niacin);
- concentrated mineral substances: iron, potassium, magnesium, calcium, phosphorus, sodium, zinc and others.
What this means for the skin
The ginger face mask works in four directions: cleans, nourishes, tones, rejuvenates. After the procedure, the face looks younger, brighter, rouge, in a word, more beautiful.
It is possible more in detail? Please:
- the complexion is leveled, it becomes brighter;
- the skin gets rid of wrinkles, increases its elasticity, elasticity;
- increases the immunity of the skin, the epidermis does not react so sharply to the aggression of the environment;
- activates blood circulation, the skin is saturated with oxygen;
- epidermis receives a variety of ginger nutrients that are well absorbed by enhanced circulation;
- inflammatory processes go away, acne disappears.
Ginger for different skin types
Different types of epidermis ginger products act differently.
Normal and dry skin:
- gives a pleasant color;
- gives velvety;
- raises the tone;
- treats skin avitaminosis;
Oily and problem skin:
- reduces pores;
- removes greasy luster;
- treats acne;
- removes comedones;
- improves color.
- protects against adverse seasonal phenomena( sun, wind, frost, dry air);
- cleans peeling;
- relieves irritation and redness.
Rules for ginger face mask
Who tried ginger, he knows well that this plant has burning properties. It is thanks to the "spiciness" that spice is so active and so. .. dangerous.
- Apply ginger masks 1 time per week, unless otherwise specified in the recipe.
- To prepare masks, use grated fresh root or a ready-seasoning powder( what to use, it is indicated in the recipe).
- The greatest amount of ginger nutrients( oils and active substances) is found under the skin, so it is scraped very thinly.
- Do not let the root juice get in your eyes.
- Since ginger juice is very caustic, it is not used in pure form in cosmetology, but it is selected additional components.
- The course of ginger masks lasts a month and a half. After that, a break takes about a month.
Please note that for ginger masks there are some contraindications:
- open or already closed, but not healed yet;
- vessels closely located to the surface of the skin( tendency to bleed, weak capillary netting of the face);
- elevated temperature;
- is an individual intolerance to ginger.
To determine if you like the ginger mask to your skin, apply the mixture to the elbow bend and after 30 minutes, evaluate the reaction. If redness or itching does not, use it boldly!
Mask recipes from ginger
Universal( classic) mask
Ready spicy powder and olive oil( 1 tsp) to mix, apply on face, neck and décolleté for 15 minutes.
For irritated skin
- Inflammations. Rub on a shallow grater or mix a piece of 2 cm long root in a meat grinder. Mix lemon juice( 1 tsp), warm honey( 2 tbsp.), Send to a refrigerator for 2 hours. Apply for 15 minutes.
- Inflammations. Ginger gruel, fresh orange juice, warm honey, kefir( all components are taken in equal proportions) to mix. The mask perfectly warms the skin. The procedure time is 10 minutes.
- Acne. Scrub the root of ginger( 5 g), dilute the gruel with hot water( 100 g).Let it brew until the liquid cools down, strain. Lubricate ginger infusion with those areas of skin that have acne. Repeat every night, leave the mask for the night.
- Acne. Ginger ginger( 5 g), strong brewing of green tea( 100 ml) to mix. Apply on face twice a week. Acne, sebaceous shine, decreased tone. Mix the ingredients: the ginger from the ginger root( 20 g), the tea green tea( 100 ml), the chamomile broth( 15 ml), white clay( 20 g).Apply for 15 minutes. Repeat 2-3 times a week.
- Dry skin
Ginger juice( 20 ml), banana gruel( 10 g), rice flour( grind rice in a coffee grinder, 10 g), grind almond oil( 5 drops), apply for 20 minutes. Rinse with water and add a few drops of lemon juice.
- Prepare a mixture of essential oils: ginger, pink, grapefruit, almond( 4 drops each), grind, apply on face.
- Mix ginger gruel( 10 g), decoction of parsley( 15 ml), ethereal citrus oil( 4 drops).Apply to the skin.
- Withering, toning
- Ginger and honey mix( 1: 1), apply on face, hold for 10-15 minutes.
- Face Ginger Face Mask "Lifting Effect" + nutrition, tonus. Prepare a ginger root( 40 g), an apple and a banana( half a fruit), wheat germ oil( 15 ml).Components grind, mix thoroughly, apply for 15 minutes.
- Grated spine( 40 g), fresh pomegranate juice( 15 ml) mixed, apply for 10 minutes, rinse with cool water. Repeat 2-3 times a week.
Comedones. Ginger of ginger, honey, lemon juice( 1 tbsp.), Sour cream - mix everything, grind well. Squeeze into this mass of the contents of one capsule of vitamin E, mix again, apply to face.
Home recipe from the site Magic-skin. Our video
Weight loss with ginger.3 effective prescription. Instruction sheet
The ginger mask leaves a pleasant "aftertaste", you want to repeat it again and again. Do not deny yourself this exquisite pleasure! Beautiful skin - it's so simple and so. .. fragrant.