From dry rough elbows people's methods – baths and masks are good. Not superfluous will be additional recommendations for the care of elbows, the use of nutritious creams.
Trays for elbows
Two effective baths can be distinguished. One of them is based on soap and soda, the other on starch. In order to prepare the first recipe, you need to take soapy water and fifty grams of baking soda. In the resulting solution, you should lower your elbows for ten minutes, then take them out and treat them with pumice stone. Then you need to lubricate them with cream. Then you need to lower your elbows again in the same solution and apply cream. This procedure can be done once a week.
A tray with starch is prepared on the basis of a glass of water and a teaspoon of starch. After the starch is dissolved in a given volume of water, it is necessary to dilute the resulting composition with a liter of liquid. To prevent elbows from scratching, and their skin becomes soft, you should keep your elbows in this composition for five to ten minutes, after rinsing them with water and well lubricate the nutritious fat cream.
Masks for elbows
To the skin was not dry, it is important to soften it qualitatively. To do this, you can use orange juice, mixed with vegetable oil. The ratio of these parts is taken one to one. Such a compress should be applied for half an hour to the skin, for this purpose it is best to use a cotton pad.
Make the skin of the elbows softer the mask, based on the use of warm boiled potatoes and honey, will help. It is enough to mix these ingredients and apply the mask to the skin for twenty minutes.
For dry and rough skin, it is effective to use onion porridge. To make such a mask is very simple: onion porridge should be applied to the elbow and fixed with a band-aid. The duration of the compress is twenty minutes, after which you should remove the rough skin with pumice and apply vegetable oil or greasy cream.
To get rid of peeling and cracks, you can make compresses from sour cream or vegetable oil. It is necessary to lubricate the elbow with one of these ingredients and cover everything with gauze. After fifteen minutes, the mask can be washed off with water.
In addition to using folk methods, it is important to follow some simple recommendations. For example, you should stop leaning on your elbows or do it as rarely as possible. Also it is necessary to wash with glycerin soap and try not to wear synthetic clothes. During the shower, you can use the body scrub and with it to remove the dead cells on the elbows, after the person it is desirable to lubricate this place with a nutritious cream.