Wants to be beautiful at any time - it is a fact. In the cold season, our skin and hair become more sensitive to changes in the weather: cold, snow, wind - all this makes care of themselves with a vengeance. And what can we do?
The useful olive oil?
All probably have heard about the benefits of olive oil or, as it is called, "liquid gold." After all, it began to be used in cosmetics in ancient Greece for skin care, hair and entire body. In our time, as part of practically every cosmetic product there is olive oil. And, despite the fact that Russia is now so popular, originally home to olives it was Asia Minor and Egypt, and then they began to grow in Spain, Greece and Italy.
What are its benefits? The fact that the composition of olive oil contains fatty acids that reduce the level of harmful cholesterol, vitamins A, D, E, as well as phenols, slowing the aging process.
Olive oil helps with problems with dry and irritated skin. With regular rubbing oil and use masks skin will be soft, with no redness and peeling. Olive oil is hypoallergenic, so it can be used for people with sensitive skin prone to allergic reactions. It is useful to wipe his body after the solarium.
In autumn and winter, the use of cosmetics based on olive oil helps keep skin soft and the hair shiny and smooth.
According to experts, it is best to choose the oil-class (Extra-virgin olive oil). It moisturizes the skin without clogging the pores at the same time.
Effect of olive oil on the skin and hair
The results showed that the use of olive oil reduces the risk of skin cancer. In addition, part of the oil oleic acid normalizes the lipid metabolism of the skin. If you do massage with olive oil, it is possible to reduce cellulite. Masks for hair and body with olive oil:
• helps cleanse the body of toxins and dead skin cells;
• improve the secretion of the sebaceous glands;
• limit hair loss and dandruff;
• prevents brittle hair.
Make all the masks can be at home.
Face masks of olive oil
- The mask for normal to dry skin.
Take 2 tbsp. spoons of grated apple and mix with 1 tbsp. spoon butter. We mix and apply on face for 10-15 minutes. Then wash off with warm water.
- The mask for aging skin.
Take 1 tbsp. a spoonful of flour (wheat, rice, oats) is mixed with 1 tbsp. spoon of butter, 1 tbsp. warm milk and spoon 1 hour. honey. Apply to clean skin for 30-35 minutes. Then wash off with warm water.
- Moisture Mask.
Take 1 banana and mash it. Sodium 1 cucumber, peeled. Mixed into a homogeneous mass and add 2 tbsp. spoons of oil. Apply the mixture on the face for 30 minutes, and then rinsed with cool water.
- The mask of clay for oily skin.
1 tsp. White or blue clay mineral is dissolved in water, then mix with 1 tbsp. spoon butter. Apply on face for 15 minutes, then wash off with warm water.
- Nourishing warms mask-wrap.
Take the gauze, folding it in half, richly impregnate it with oil and put on face for 30 minutes, then wash off with warm water.
Hair masks based on olive oil
- Nourishing Hair Mask.
Mix 1 egg with butter, to add 1 tsp. Not a lot of honey. Mixed and applied to the hair. Wrapping film and wrapped a towel for an hour, then wash off with shampoo mask.
- Olive shampoo.
Mix 1 egg yolk with 2 tbsp. tablespoons lemon juice, 1 tbsp. spoon butter and 0, 5 liters of lager in a blender. The resulting mixture is applied to the hair for 30 minutes, rinsed with water and apple cider vinegar.
- Night Mask.
Mix 2-3 tbsp. tablespoons butter, 150 g of rum and 5 drops of lavender oil. To rub mixture into the scalp, wrapping foil and leave overnight. In the morning wash off with shampoo.
- The mask for dry hair.
Take the pulp 1 ripe avocado. To add 1 tbsp. Sparsely spoonful of honey and 2 tbsp. tablespoons olive oil, mix until smooth. Apply on hair for 20 minutes. Wash off with shampoo.
Let the frost will not weaken your desire to be beautiful!