Remember the tale of rejuvenating apple, eating that you can immediately throw a few years? And about Frog Princess, sheds its skin? "Why is it just a fairy tale? We also want, like fairy-tale characters, change their aging skin a young and fresh, prolonging the beauty and youth! "- Such gloomy thoughts occupied earlier lovely heads of many women. And they'd still if scientists made a remarkable discovery: it turns out, our skin is composed of several layers, the upper - a horny - is able to self-renew! But naughty ladies do not want to wait until their skin will peel itself and be replaced by a new one: Give them all, but once! And scientists had no choice, how to find a way to stimulate this process. So it was invented by a body scrub.
Today, scrub for the face and body can be bought in any store cosmetics or pharmacy. The variety of possible can only wonder: here you and crushed apricot pits, and sea salt, and plastic pellets - in short, for every taste and color! That's just more of the fair sex are willing to learn how to cook a scrub at home. They, you see, sensitive, delicate skin and they wish to put on only natural ingredients.
So what does can make a scrub at home? Yes of those products that are in almost every home, in each refrigerator. All that we need - is to select the material for the foundations themselves and scrub particulates that otshelushat our skin. Do not forget that for different types of skin scrubs recipes are also different: what is good for oily skin, have a negative impact on the dry, and vice versa. And if you have acne, then the use of scrubs, especially at home, you generally contraindicated - instead you just cleansing the skin damage or even get the inflammation.
Scrub for normal skin
If you are the happy owner of a normal skin type, then scrub you need more for prevention. Therefore, we offer you a wonderful recipe, the main component of which - the coffee grounds. The value of this scrub not only in simplicity of preparation, but also a tremendous effect on the skin.
So, you will need 2 teaspoons of coffee grounds, 2 drops of any essential oil and 1 teaspoon of sour cream. Mix all ingredients, put on a sponge and body massage for 3-5 minutes. By the way, try to get hold of a special soft sponge, just for the application of scrub.
We perform this procedure at home 1-2 times a week, and the results will amaze you simply: the skin becomes blossoms and tender as a baby! And one more unquestionable value of this scrub is that it is suitable not only for normal, but for other types of skin, carefully otshelushivaya skin cells, without damaging it.
Scrub for oily skin
Oily skin is those women sebaceous glands which work more intensively. Hence - the unpleasant sheen on the skin problems as acne and blackheads. However, if you think you have oily skin you need to exfoliate daily - very wrong. If you use a scrub too often, the horny layer of skin is injured, and the amount of blubber begin only increase. Therefore, using creams for face and body, be aware measure.
Take a quarter cup of almonds, pour boiling water. After five minutes, drain the water and pass through a meat grinder nuts. You can use a blender, just make sure to it that you have a homogeneous mass without particulate matter, otherwise there will exfoliate. Add to the mix one teaspoon of lemon juice and scrub ready. Apply this mixture on the skin of the body, gently massage and rinse with plenty of cool water.
Scrub yeast and lemon juice
Another perfect recipe scrub at home. In a small bowl, mix 15g of baker's yeast with 2 teaspoons of lemon juice. Place the cup in hot water and keep for 3 minutes, stirring constantly with its contents. Add to the mix a teaspoon of sea salt, mix again. The resulting scrub should be applied with soft, gentle strokes to salt particles do not damage the skin.
Honey - Rice scrub
Heat in a water bath 0, 5 tablespoon of honey and add half a cup of rice, milled in a coffee grinder, and white clay. Add to the mix the water so as to obtain a rather thin gruel. Before you use a scrub, make sure you are not allergic to honey: just put a few drops on the wrist or forearm. If after 10-15 minutes of skin irritation appears, you can safely use the scrub.
Perhaps this scrub will seem very unusual, but not in a hurry to reject it. Carrots effect on oily skin most favorable - relieves inflammation and normalizes the activity of sebaceous glands, clears clogged pores, prevents the formation of pustules.
For the preparation you need to scrub three medium-sized carrots, 100 grams of cream. Carrots are clean, grate on fine grater. Add cream and mix thoroughly. Place a container with a scrub in the refrigerator for two hours. Before going to bed, after showering, apply the scrub to wet skin and gently massage. After 20 minutes, rinse with plenty of warm water.
This scrub is also very, very effective for oily skin. You will need two fresh cucumber medium-sized, three tablespoons of semolina and a tablespoon of sour cream. Cucumber peel, grate on a fine grater. In a glass container thoroughly mix all the ingredients - you should get a homogeneous mass. Leave it to infuse for three hours.
Apply the scrub to damp skin is necessary. Massage your body with cotton gloves, after 10 minutes, rinse with plenty of water. In the first few minutes you may see a slight feeling of tightness of the skin. This is normal and it should not be scared. If this feeling is not to be held for an hour, put on any body moisturizer continue this scrub is no longer applicable.
Scrub for dry skin
Dry skin appearance is very similar to normal: all the same color skin healthy, no greasy and acne. However, it is necessary to touch it, as it becomes clear that it is not flexible, much like "stretched." Moreover, it is dry skin is extremely sensitive, it is much more likely to suffer from constant peeling. Use a scrub at home once a week - the perfect remedy for these problems.
Mix honey, sour cream, olive oil and natural ground coffee in equal proportions (take approximately 0, 5 teaspoons of each ingredient). The resulting Apply scrub on the body massage. You can wash off after 3-4 minutes.
Sour cream scrub
Take 2 tablespoons of sour cream and 1 tablespoon (no slides) of semolina. Mix the ingredients and apply on your body - this scrub is ideal for delicate, dry skin.
3 tablespoons oatmeal grind in a blender, add milk so as to obtain a creamy mass. Apply on the skin for 10-12 minutes, rinse.
Scrub for mature skin
It is no secret that mature skin needs a lot more care than a young age. Of course, in life and so full of worries, sometimes the time is not left. But how to make body scrubs itself is not difficult, and it should not lose heart: see the following recipes, and engage themselves, beloved!
Scrub sugar and butter
Mix with a blender 1 teaspoon of sugar and the same vegetable oil. Rub the skin with gentle movements for a few minutes. You will be pleasantly surprised at how soft and pleasant to the touch, your skin will after this scrub.
Scrub with sea salt
You will need: 2 cups of sea salt, 4 tablespoons apricot aroma oil, 1 teaspoon of the oil extract, vitamin E. Mix the ingredients and wait until the salt will absorb all of the oil. Apply scrub for a few minutes, and then wash it off with alternately cold and warm water. The effect is fresh, rejuvenated skin is provided to you.
Scrub with buckwheat flour
Calcined in a hot frying pan a glass of buckwheat, using grinders grind to a fine powder. This body scrub can be prepared both with sour cream and yogurt - your choice. Mix the ingredients in a proportion of 1 to 2 hours to put in the refrigerator. Everything is ready to scrub. Apply it on clean damp skin, gently massage a few minutes and rinse with cool water.
Your individual Scrub
And now - please! Ladies, you can easily make yourself scrub to your own recipe, and it is only yours, personalized cosmetic! After all, everything you need to cook a great scrub - a creamy base, as well as exfoliating particles. Try experimenting with the ingredients, and you get your perfect scrub!
Honey (if it does not have allergies).
Unsweetened milk or milk products without additives.
Cream for face and body (selected according to your skin type).
Gel for the face or body.
The exfoliating particles:
Fine sea salt.
Milled cereals: rice, buckwheat, semolina.
Berries with small bones: strawberry, strawberries, currants, raspberries.
Grind oatmeal, egg shells, nuts.
Choosing the exfoliating particles, do not forget: the more sensitive your skin, the more they should be smaller, otherwise you hurt your skin. Determine this is very simple - if after the scrub skin redness disappears after 10 - 15 minutes, all right.
No Frog Princess and never dreamed that the change "skins" can do without the terrible evil spells Koshchey, but only when using the most common products available in every home. And to make their own scrubs for the body to become more beautiful and younger, can each of us would wish. Is not this a miracle in reality?