After 40 years, facial care should be aimed at toning and nourishing the skin. With regular application, properly selected home face masks will be no less effective than salon rejuvenating procedures. Not a single cosmetic means can fully reverse the influence of time on the exterior. But to slow down wilting and maintain the elasticity of the skin as long as possible – the task is quite feasible.
В связи с естественным замедлением обмена веществ верхний слой кожи истончается, теряет влагу. Компенсировать потерю питательных веществ можно снаружи, применяя маски на основе меда.
Mix a tablespoon of honey and whipped egg white, thicken the mixture with oatmeal and apply to a cleansed face. Lie in a comfortable position for 20 minutes. Wash the mask first with warm water, then with cold water. Do not wipe the skin with a towel, let the moisture soak. Complete the procedure by applying a light moisturizer suitable for your skin type.
If you are allergic to honey, replace it with glycerin.
Aloe juice has a beneficial effect on dehydrated and tired skin. To prepare the most useful mask with aloe, the cut leaves of the plant should be kept in the refrigerator for several days. Grind in a mixer or pass through a meat grinder several leaves of aloe. Add a spoonful of lime honey or glycerin and the contents of the vitamin E oil solution capsule to the pulp. Use starch or oatmeal to achieve the desired consistency. Mask exposure time: 30 minutes.
All masks are applied on the massage lines from the bottom up.
An alternative to Botox injections will be a course of masks from starch. Dissolve a tablespoon of potato starch in 100 g of cold boiled water. Pour the liquid into a small saucepan, pour a glass of boiling water and cook over medium heat until thick. Mix 3 art. spoon fresh carrot juice with a spoonful of sour cream and add to the mixture. A few drops of essential oil of orange will enhance the rejuvenating effect. Apply the mask to the skin with a brush or cotton pad. After 25 minutes, wash and apply on the face of the usual cream. A noticeable lifting effect is achieved after 3 application.
Маска может храниться в холодильнике не более 3 суток.
With age, the production of collagen, a substance responsible for the elasticity of the skin, also decreases. Cope with this problem will help gelatinous mask.
A tablespoon of food gelatin is poured with 5 spoons of cold milk or cream. If the skin is prone to fat, use a decoction of marigold. Let the gelatin swell. Melt the resulting mass in a water bath and add whipped protein. Apply on the face and neck with a wide brush. It is advisable to lie down and relax. Do not talk or strain your facial muscles. After 15 minutes, wash with warm water and then with cold water. Use the habitual night cream.
When heating gelatin, do not allow the liquid to boil.
With a pronounced age-related ptosis (sagging of the skin) and the second chin, it is recommended to apply gelatinous mask with bandages. Soak the bandages with a compound and apply on the face and neck on the massage lines. After 20 minutes, remove the dressings and wash.
In the autumn-summer season, prepare natural homemade masks from fresh fruits. The flesh of apricot, fig or peach is mixed with low-fat cottage cheese and applied for 20 minutes. Cut the grapes in half and put on your face, wash it off in 15 minutes. Use the gifts of nature in skin care and the face will long remain young and radiant.