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Kalina is a unique berry, whose useful properties could not help but notice in cosmetology. At first glance it seems that these small berries can not bring much benefit to the skin, however this opinion is erroneous.
Masks made of Kalina have a number of useful properties. And all thanks to the rich chemical composition of this berry. Let us consider it in more detail.
The composition of the Kalina
Kalina contains many useful substances, not only vitamins and minerals, but also organic acids and tannins, which have a rejuvenating and regenerating effect. In addition, it is these substances that contribute to the increase of "skin immunity", as a result of which the skin can independently fight microbes and other pathogens, thereby preventing the development of inflammatory processes.
Also in the viburnum are substances that restore the work of the sebaceous glands, which are the cause of the appearance of a greasy shine on the skin and acne. And also viburnum is an excellent bleaching agent, which in just 1 - 2 months of regular use can completely eliminate pigmentation and freckles from the skin.
So, if we talk about the chemical composition of the viburnum, we can say that it is very rich and something even unique, because it contains:
- vitamin E;
- vitamin A;
- vitamin K;
- vitamin C;
- vitamin PP;
- acetic acid;
- isovaleric acid;
- of sugar;
- fatty oils;
- magnesium and more.
So, despite its small size, viburnum is able to bestow our skin with various substances that will completely restore it and, in addition, slow the aging process.
Rules for the application of masks based on Kalina
Before applying masks with kalina to the skin of the face, a small test is needed to help you determine if you are allergic to these berries or not. And since viburnum contains many allergens, it is better not to neglect this rule.
The test is as follows:
- prepare the mask for the recipe you like;
- apply a small amount of the mixture on your wrist;
- after 10 minutes rinse the leftovers;
- evaluate the result after 24 hours.
If during this time, the appearance of redness or rash on the test area of the skin was found, or if it began to disturb a strong itch, the mask should not be used in any case. Well, if there are no such signs of allergy, you can start using a mask from Kalina at home. But first you should familiarize yourself with several more rules:
- use only a freshly prepared mask;
- only use fresh ingredients in the preparation of the product;
- apply the mixture to the face cleansed from decorative cosmetics and dust;
- keep the mask for no more than 30 minutes;
- wash with warm water;
- after the procedure, the skin is treated with a nutritious cream.
The most effective masks and methods for their preparation
There are a lot of recipes for cooking masks from Kalina. And for many it is very difficult to stop your choice on any one recipe, because you want to use all at once. But, the mask should be selected exclusively from the problem that you want to get rid of by means of home cosmetics, and also taking into account the type of skin. After all, the result depends on it, which in the end will be achieved.
So, if you have the first signs of aging on your face and you want to hide them from the curious gaze of others, this mask will help you. To prepare it, you need to rub a tablespoon of viburnum to a homogeneous mass with one raw egg yolk, and then add a teaspoon of olive oil and a teaspoon of honey to the mixture.
All this once again mix to a uniform consistency and apply on the skin for about 20 minutes. It is recommended to wash off with warm milk.
If you suffer from excessive activity of the sebaceous glands, as a result of which the skin constantly appears oily shine, then you will come to the aid mask on the basis of egg white and gruel of Kalina. Take one protein and whisk it until a foam is formed, and then gently combine with one tablespoon mashed potatoes.
Apply such a mask followed by a cotton disc in several layers. First, the first layer is applied, as soon as it has dried - the second. So, approximately, 5 - 6 layers of mask. And then wash your face with cool water.
By the way, this mask is also an excellent narrows and allows you to fight with black dots on the skin.
Mask on the basis of viburnum and eucalyptus infusion also helps to fight fat gloss on the face skin. To prepare the infusion, you need to dry the leaves of eucalyptus with a glass of boiling water, insist half an hour and strain. After take two tablespoons of broth, mix with one tablespoon puree from berries of a Kalina and a teaspoon of wheat flour.
You can use starch instead of flour. Blend the mixture on the cleansed face and leave to act for a quarter of an hour. That will be enough.
If you have pigmented spots on your skin, the next facial mask with Kalina will remove them. Take mashed potatoes and mix them with fatty sour cream. You can add a couple drops of lemon juice. Apply the resulting mixture to the skin and leave to act for 15 to 20 minutes.
You can also use the juice of the viburnum. They can daily wipe the skin of the face. This will also give a whitening effect. And better make ice cubes from the viburnum juice and use them to wipe every morning.
With a fading skin, the mask of the viburnum juice will be useful. For one procedure, you need only two tablespoons of juice, which you need to combine with a teaspoon of natural honey, one egg yolk( raw) and a teaspoon of olive oil. Blend the mixture gently on the skin of the face, and after half an hour wash it off with warm water.
Such masks will be really effective if they are applied at least once a week. So do not forget about the regularity, as well as about the tips that were mentioned at the beginning of the article.