How not to frostbitten in extreme cold

Many of us in the cold days do not sit at home and go for a walk on the street.And then there is a risk of frostbite.After freeze my nose or cheek is possible without severe frost, but in strong winds.Here are some tips to avoid this unpleasant situation.

* To the harsh winter wind on the nose is not cold and not blush, rub it 2 times a week lime or chamomile broth.And try to go out with a dry nose!

* If you have dry skin, you should not use winter mask films and masks, face tightening.It is better to pay attention to nutrition and fatty mask.

"Going to bed, remove makeup and tonics and gels do not contain alcohol, do not wash with soap in the winter -.. The skin will not stand"

If frostbite still happened, came in from the cold back home, it is useful to look in the mirror and checkthere are no signs of frostbite nose or cheeks?If such signs are detected (whitened skin), it is necessary to take urgent measures.

to the skin must be applied hot mashed potatoes, boiled in their jackets and wrapped in

gauze.Keep it should be to cool, then rub the skin several times with a dilute solution of lemon juice or apple cider vinegar (2 teaspoons to 1 cup water).

You can wipe it with camphor spirit, clean fingers lightly mash and crush - do gentle massage frostbitten area, then spread a thick layer of melted in a water bath goose, chicken, duck fat, mixed in equal parts with castor, camphor oil, wild rose or eucalyptus.

similar means of frostbite should be reserved in advance and store them in the refrigerator.

winter at low temperature and high humidity, the skin and the legs, hands, face, ears sometimes becomes tense, edematous, cold to the touch, as if shining on it may appear purple-red patches that cause itching and burning.This unpleasant phenomenon is called "perfrigeration".

If you notice such symptoms should be done alternately hot and cold baths and wiping perfrigeration first skin camphor alcohol or cologne, and then fish oil, oily solution of vitamin D (concentrate), melted goose fat.

To prevent perfrigeration summer and early autumn in the morning is useful to systematically first 1 time and then 2 times to wipe the skin with ice and perform a gentle massage with camphor oil areas prone to perfrigeration.It is also necessary to enhance nutrition, increase your intake of foods rich in vitamins C and A. It is possible to take these vitamins pure form.

Before going into the cold useful lightly grease the face and hands in a water bath melted goose or pork fat, or rub a mixture of castor, sunflower oil and camphor.It - reliable prevention of frostbite.

If the skin is always sensitive to cold, do 2 times a week, warm (37 ° C) bath for the face with softening additives:

- 2-3 tablespoons of dry milk + 1 tablespoon of olive or corn oil + 2 drops of soothingessential oils (lavender, mint, lemon balm);

- 2-3 tablespoons of jojoba oil + 2 drops of aroma oils (lavender, lemon balm, geranium, bergamot).

tincture of herbs from the red "stars»

After removing the make-up and wash with cool water and a mild soap or oatmeal, wipe the skin with a special liquid.Prepare it as follows: 1 spoonful of mallow root, a spoonful of lime blossom, honey 1 pour 1 cup of cold water and boil over low heat, covered for 10 minutes.Then the pan off the heat and leave for another 10 minutes to infuse.Then the broth is filtered and poured into the bottle.

can use this liquid a few days, keeping a bottle with glass stopper in a cool place.

"In winter at low temperature and high humidity, the skin and the legs, hands, face, ears sometimes becomes tense, edematous, cold to the touch, as if shining on it may appear purple-red patches that cause itching and burning. This unpleasant phenomenon is called"perfrigeration». "

Here are a few recipes for skin care winter.

Home camphor cream

Before going to bed, rinse your face with cold water and rub camphor cream that you can do yourself.Take 50 g of unsalted domestic swine fat peretoplennogo a water bath, and 50 g camphor oil.Thoroughly mix the oil with camphor oil, pour into a clean jar and cool.

Protective Face Cream (for dry and normal skin)

spermaceti or lanolin cream - 1 teaspoon,

Zinc Ointment - 1 tsp.

oil refined vegetable (preferably olive) - 1 tsp.

All components carefully rub and apply on your face before going out into the cold.Above you can apply loose powder or foundation.

Protective cream for oily skin

Zinc Ointment - 1 tsp.

oil refined vegetable (preferably olive) - 1 tsp.

Carrot juice - 1 teaspoon.

All components carefully rub and apply on your face before going out into the cold.You can apply loose powder or foundation, if desired.

Winter washing

1 tablespoon of dry grass, horsetail pour a glass of cold water and boil for 20 minutes, then strain, cool - and the broth is ready for washing.

Curd Mask

Take 2 tablespoons of fresh cream, rub with a raw egg yolk and a few drops of hydrogen peroxide.Weight should be free of lumps and not too thick.Apply it on the face and neck.After 10-15 minutes, rinse with cold water.This mask revitalizes the skin, making it a little bit lighter, which is very important, because the skin is winter going gray.

Spetsmaska ​​

Take spinach leaves, finely chop and cook in salt water or milk.Then place on a cheesecloth and cool.Then apply on face and leave for 5 minutes.Rinse with warm water.This mask will help you treat your skin in winter, nourish it with vitamins and refresh the color.