Most modern women are concerned about prolonging their youth. The condition of a woman’s skin plays no small part in this difficult endeavor. Today there are many ways to maintain a youthful skin, even at a mature age.
One of the most effective ways to extend the youthfulness of the skin is the use of herbs. This was noted by our distant ancestors. The compositions obtained from herbal raw materials have a beneficial effect not only on the skin, but also on the general health of women. It has long been known that many defects of the skin are caused by problems with the internal organs.
Today a huge number of herbs are used. This is due to the fact that plants growing in remote corners of the world have become available. Here are just a few of them.
Herbs useful for the health and beauty of women.
- One of the most common plants used in cosmetology is chamomile. Its decoction contains a lot of useful substances that have a beneficial effect on the skin. Chamomile moisturizes and soothes the skin.
- Aloe vera gives the skin a shiny and healthy look. It enhances its regenerative function.
- Calendula. Promotes the production of collagen and is good for maintaining skin elasticity. It has good antibacterial properties. It can get rid of manifestations of allergies.
- St. John’s wort. The plant is very popular among women whose sebaceous glands are characterized by hyperfunctionality. Well helps with acne caused by high oiliness of the skin.
- Ginkgo biloba. High content of antibacterial substances, makes the plant a natural antiseptic. Well moisturizes and smoothes the skin.
- Nettle. This weed is good for cleansing the hair. To do this, you need to rinse them with the decoction of the plant after shampooing. Salad of fresh spring nettles will help to remove from the body the toxins that accumulated there over the winter.
- Comfrey. The beneficial effects of the plant on skin cells have been proven in the laboratory. Well-known manufacturers often add it to their creams for facial skin renewal and cleansing.
- Burdock. Another effective remedy for people with hair quality problems. It will help with dandruff and breakage.
A very effective way to maintain skin tone is to use a frozen infusion of herbs to wipe the face and décolleté.
Useful ice cubes.
For this purpose, the prepared decoction or juice of plants is frozen in small molds so that the cubes can be conveniently used.
Different herbs have different cosmetic effects. A common thing is that the ice cubes tone the skin, visibly lifting it.
It is better to wipe the face in the direction of the massage lines. From the middle part to the cheekbones and ears. The procedure should last at least 2 minutes. It is not necessary to wipe the face, let the useful components be absorbed. It is recommended to periodically change the composition for freezing, using other varieties of herbs.