The days are still more or less warm, but the wind of late autumn, meanwhile, are more tangible ... Winter is just around the corner! Our skin is extremely acute senses of natural change, particularly detrimental effect on its condition before the sharp frosty air from the cold wind to dry indoor air. Still not too late to prepare your skin to test the winter season with the help of proper nutrition, a good selection of protective cosmetics and, of course, toning and moisturizing products homemade. Nature in these autumn days, gives us all the chance to meet the winter fully prepared.
First of all, the "King of Autumn" -
. Of course, his finest hour was over, but at this time for sure, many more stores harvest, because if stored properly, can save a bunch of grapes almost until the New Year. Of course, its useful properties gradually decrease, so do not waste time in vain, and it is too late, do some cooking unique tonic.
Well washed grapes (0, 5 kg) was kneaded in a glass or porcelain dish. After a couple of hours, we strain off the juice, add to it half a glass of mineral water, a tablespoon of sea salt and two tablespoons of honey. All the ingredients are mixed and allowed to infuse for 2 hours. After that, the lotion pour a quarter cup of red wine (if the skin is dry and fading), or (if the skin is oily), 0, 5 cups of vodka. Well shaken. Iridescent magic liquid in a bottle of dark glass store in the refrigerator.
This lotion and tonic will help every woman look beautiful and young. The active ingredients moisturize the skin of grapes, help strengthen the walls of blood vessels, are not allowed to break down collagen and elastin, whose state is the main indicator of youthful skin. Grapes reduce skin irritation, calms it, enhances the protective properties and relieves stress. His major contribution to the protection of the skin and make - sea salt, honey, mineral water.
By the way, cake, get after straining the juice, do not rush to throw out of it, you can make a great facial scrub.
Grape-cake mix with chopped pumpkin seeds or sunflower seeds, apply the mixture on the face, neck, shoulders. After a few minutes, rinse with warm water.
Use a scrub no more than twice a week, combining it with the use of bath procedures.
Lotions and tonics, which will give the skin a healthy appearance and prepare it for the cold, can be prepared from pozdneosennih berries -
mountain ash, viburnum, wild rose
Soothing Lotion-tonic "Rowan + rosehips"
Take half a glass of rowan berries (can be dry), 25 grams of dried sage leaves (about half packs pharmacy), a glass of fresh rose hips. Hips and rowan ground in a glass or ceramic bowl, add to them the required number of Sage leaves .. Fill this mixture of hot boiled water so that the berries and leaves were completely covered by it, and was still on top of it a layer of water somewhere 5-7 mm. Urge means in a warm day, dark place. Then strain off the deck and put in the fridge. By the way, the sage leaves can be replaced by two or three drops of essential oil of this herb. Because the lotion contains no alcohol, it can not be stored for more than three days.
Bioactive substances rose, mountain ash, sage can help to get rid of red spots, irritation and flaking of the skin and perfectly prepare the skin for the winter.
Lotion for problem skin "Rowan + pink water"
Four tablespoons of mountain ash put in a ceramic pot, mash and squeeze the juice. Add to the juice of mountain ash tablespoon rose water and a tablespoon of glycerin.
Mix thoroughly. Keep lotion in a refrigerator for no longer than a week.
Use lotion is recommended in the morning (after washing), and evening (before bedtime).
Lotion "Sweet: Mint + Rowan + Chamomile"
Take in equal quantities (third cup) of mint, chamomile, fruits of mountain ash, and add the zest of one lemon and brew three cups of boiling water. Put the mixture in a water bath for 30 minutes, then insist 8 hours and decanted, add 2 tablespoons of vodka and 3 tablespoons of glycerin. Store in a dry, dark place.
This lotion refresh, rejuvenate the skin, relieve inflammation, and it smells wonderful.
In late autumn, a period full maturity in
. Kalina contains vitamins C, D, E, thus stimulating blood circulation in the skin, it protects against harmful environmental influences. Stuck the first frost, it is particularly valuable, including for the preparation and lotions.
And more good this wonderful berry that can be very long (six months) to be stored in the refrigerator or on the balcony, thanks to the abundance in it tannins, pectin and preservatives.
Lotion from Viburnum for whitening and freshening of the skin
Viburnum berries crumble in a non-metallic bowl, squeeze the juice, add the juice into five parts vodka, one part, ready to merge the lotion in a dark bottle. Store in the refrigerator better lotion, and diluted with water before use in a ratio of 1: 1. Wipe clean skin morning and evening is recommended.
Lotion for oily skin "Kalina + Honey"
Two tablespoons of cranberry making broth. To do this, we grind the berries, pour a glass of hot water and boil for 10 minutes. Broth strain, and cool to 40 degrees. Adding to the finished decoction viburnum 1 teaspoon of honey, 200 ml of water and 100 ml of good cologne. Keep the broth can be about a week in the refrigerator. Wipe it with lotion face every day before going to bed.
Moisturizing Lotion multi "Kalina"
From freshly viburnum berries squeeze the juice. In a glass of juice take: two fresh egg yolk, one tablespoon of any vegetable oil and liquid honey, 4 tablespoons of lemon juice, a glass of camphor alcohol, glass of water and a glass of cream (or sour milk). Egg yolks are well rub the butter and mix with cream and lemon juice. Then carefully in small portions poured into the juice viburnum, water, liquid honey, camphor alcohol. All mix thoroughly. Store in the refrigerator and use every night before bed.
Many people underestimate the importance of lotions and tonics in the daily care of the skin, and it is in vain.
Only the correct permanent comprehensive skin care will help it to survive without loss difficult winter period and will provide an opportunity to look and stay fresh, smooth, beautiful and young for many years.