Natural products are cosmetics and medicines of the highest quality. It is surprise for some of us that we can take care of our skin using homemade remedies, without spending money on expensive creams, which in addition not always meet our expectations. Many plants and other natural products contain valuable ingredients. Here are a few words about them.
It's the perfect cosmetic for tired, gray skin. The most important ingredients are two simple sugars (fructose and glucose), minerals, enzymes, vitamins B, C, A, D and E, as well as organic acids and essential oils. It works favorably by maintaining adequate hydration of the skin, strengthens its elasticity. It softens and smoothes the skin, improves skin appearance. Honey is a real balm for skin rough, chapped and cracked.
Contains proteins, vitamins A, B and E, fat and other valuable elements, eg. Calcium. Milk regenerates the skin, neutralizes free radicals and, consequently, inhibits the process of skin aging. It also has in its composition of lactic acid - a natural AHA - exfoliating. Nourishes, smoothes, protects and firms the skin, brings her distinct feeling of relief when it is dried. Moreover, it stimulates the production of collagen, so that it becomes firmer. The milk is suitable for all skin types. The fatty acids soothe and restore the lipid. Milk can also be used for hair care, it improves their condition and prevents split ends.
Extract from young leaves of tea is a natural source of vitamins P, K, C, B group, as well as minerals and important for the preservation of youth flavonoids. Green tea contains tannins, which are natural antioxidants fighting with free radicals.
Superbly regenerate the skin. They contain a lot of protein, vitamins B12 and minerals. Egg effectively nourishes skin, and protein cleans it and tightens pores.
It prevents wrinkles With Vitamins A, C and E, which fight with free radicals, accelerates skin cell metabolism.
This treasure is full of protein, vitamins and enzymes. Cooked without salt is great to soothe and soften rough skin.
Sources of unsaturated fatty acids and vitamin E. regenerate the skin.
It contains sluice plant, which heal minor wounds. Flaxseed oil is a valued component of cosmetics for dry skin.
They contain mucous substances that form a thin surface on the skin, protect it from irritation. Due to the anti-inflammatory properties oatmeal is a valued component of cosmetics for sensitive and allergic skin.
carrot is called the elixir of youth. It includes beta carotene, which neutralizes the causes of wrinkles, and eliminates the effect of free radicals. It also protects the skin against harmful UVA and prevents dehydration. Beta carotene has an excellent influence on our hair. It prevents their fragility and regulates the secretory function of the skin. It stimulates hair growth. Carrots are also rich sources of bioflavins, iron, zinc, calcium. It Improves its color.
Cucumbers contain mineral salts, organic acids, sugars and vitamins (C, A, B, E). Their beneficial effect is associated with high sulfur content, particle membranes and enzymes. They characterized by a high content of potassium, phosphorus, calcium, sodium and magnesium. Cucumber has the same pH, as the skin, which has beneficial influence to its condition. Cucumber juice soothes and softens the skin. It moisturizes, tones and refreshes. Astringent, smoothing and bleach. Lightens freckles and blemishes. Especially recommended for people with oily skin, acne and prone to breakouts.
It has antibacterial and antiseptic properties. Perfectly brightens the skin, cleanses and refreshes the skin, smoothes wrinkles, and even fights with cellulite. It is rich in vitamin C, which stimulates cells to live and stimulates collagen production. Lemon juice is sour, after dilution can therefore be used as a tonic. Restores the skin's proper pH PH, tightens pores and fights with spotty. Therefore suitable mainly for the care of oily skin. It also reduces skin pigmentation. It is also useful for hair care: inhibits sebum and gives your hair shine. Lemon juice lightens hair gently giving them a platinum hue. Just in the last rinse add the juice of half a lemon, make our hair gained impressive look.
Full of vitamin C, fructose and pectin. They help tired skin to rest. Improve its tone and color. They contain natural alcohol - sorbitol (like pears and plums), soothing skin irritations and egzema. Apple juice eliminates dandruff.
Marigold is a herb with a significant healing power. It strengthens our body's defenses. It is bactericidal and antibiotic, used as ingredient of ointments, plasters and also as brew. It helps with burns, cuts and ulcers. Please harvest inflorescence in sunny day . Vitamin A , which is inside, prevents dryness and flaking of the skin.
Each part of them is a source of valuable ingredients. The pulp contains B vitamins and sugars. The oil extracted from grape seeds moisturizing and smoothing. Grape skins are source of polyphenol responsible for the aroma, which reinforce the defensive barrier of the skin, protect it against free radicals. Natural cosmetics from grape remove signs of fatigue, accelerate regeneration of skin, brightening and inhibit the aging process. Recommended for mature dry and inflexible skin.
Affects both skin and hair, gives them a beautiful, silky shine, nourishes them and reduce excessive oiliness. The tonic of rosemary treats acne.
natural healing and rejuvenating effect. It is rich in micronutrients and vitamins - in its leaves is a provitamin A, vitamin B2 and C.
Old recipes recommended it as a rejuvenation : drink the juice of young nettles, beat yourself using nettles and baths with drought nettle which help for rheumatism.
The infusion of nettle used to wash your face purifies oily skin, seborrheic and prevents comedones. Rinsing hair with nettle tea strengthens hair roots, gives hair shine.
Chamomile baskets contain antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory, which stimulates skin metabolism. Bath with chamomile is preferred are solutions for egzema and dermatitis. Chamomile helps with acne, sinusitis and rhinitis. Chamomile Mixtures are used in diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, Chamomile Infusion gives shine and elasticity to your hair.
Horsetail restores skin elasticity and firmness ; It gives radiance to hair, prevents hair loss.
Helps to deal with the fragility of nails. The therapeutic properties of horsetail result from silicon. This element supports metabolism, slows down the formation of atherosclerotic plaques in blood vessels, promotes healing of wounds. Horsetail is usually used in the form of infusions and decoctions.
In the twenty-first century cosmetics benefited from herbs and plants whose influence on our health have been confirmed by scientific research.