For most of us wax - is primarily a candle. But it turns out, it is used in medical and cosmetic purposes. Paraffin - solid, slightly oily to the touch weight. Get it by distillation of crude oil. It is yellow and white.
For cosmetic purposes, experts recommend to use white paraffin, which is devoid of irritant properties, and is well tolerated by the skin.
The same weight of paraffin is used in cosmetics only 1 time, so as wax accumulates dirt and various foreign particles, such as skin flakes.
Before you use paraffin, it is melted by heating to 75 - 80 ° C in a dry pan. There should be no moisture droplets.
Paraffin wax does not cause burns, but it can only apply to dry skin.
Most often, paraffin mask used for facial rejuvenation, to get rid of scars, scars, acne, with weakness, puffiness of the skin, the second chin, skin care hands and nails.
The special beauty paraffin added various substances - essential oils, sea buckthorn, aloe, etc.
Masks from paraffin improve blood circulation, stimulate the skin glands, contribute to the exit through the pores of toxins and impurities. Thus, the skin is cleansed, fade acne and all kinds of irregularities.
Typically, the wax is not applied directly to the skin, and a pre-delivery thick cream or some or mask.
When applying the wax masks have to lie, so desirable Assistant - girlfriend, mother, sister ...
Masks made from paraffin treatments - 25 masks at intervals of 2-3 days. The course is usually held once a year 1.
Paraffin mask is not recommended for use in cardiovascular diseases, cardiac neurosis, and hypertension.
Mask paraffin Universal
50 g of white fresh wax to put in a small, dry wiped saucepan and gently warm start. Paraffin wax is flammable, so for security purposes, it is better to be melted in a water bath, gently, stirring occasionally.
Apply with a brush on a dry face in several layers. Hide cling film, top with a towel.
After 15 minutes, remove the wax.
When irritability and swollen skin
The heated water bath for paraffin, add 1 tbsp. spoon of dried petals of cornflower blue, stir well. Apply to the skin with a brush in 3 layers. Remove the mask after 15-20 minutes.
The mask for dry skin
The hot paraffin add 1 teaspoon of sea buckthorn oil and apply on the skin at 45-60S.
50 g of paraffin wax and 1 teaspoon melted beeswax put, stirring, add 1 teaspoon of cocoa butter and 1 teaspoon of olive oil, mix well with a wooden spoon and put on the skin, greased with olive oil.
Cover with cling film and face towel. After 15 minutes, remove the mask.
The mask for aging skin
Melt the wax and apply it on the skin, pre-greased with plenty of fish oil. Cover with foil and face with a towel. Remove after 15-20 minutes. Wipe face tonic and grease moisturizing cream.
Paraffin mask when you double-chin
Paraffin melt moisten it in a bandage, folded in several layers, slightly wring out and put on pre-lubricated with a nourishing cream chin.
Mask knotted as in patients with teeth. On top of the towel.
Remove after 20 minutes.
The mask of paraffin wax for hands humidifying
Paraffin is heated and put it in his hand, pull out, to freeze again dipped in paraffin, and so 3 times.
Wear cellophane gloves, woolen mittens on top.
After 20 minutes, remove the paraffin.
This mask improves blood circulation, smoothes the skin and rejuvenates it.
The mask is done 2 times a month with an interval of 2 weeks.