history cosmetic masks leaves its roots in antiquity.Each era brings to the art of cosmetic subtleties and secrets.Something was in the century, something modernized, but something after years became a cause only bewilderment smile - for example, custom tie for the night to face raw veal chop that was practiced in the early XIX century.
Action cosmetic masks diverse: some soften, nourish and strengthen the skin, while others have it degreasing and astringent, and some bleach it.Many face masks have medicinal properties: relieve irritation and inflammation, reduces pores, cleanse the skin, nourish, moisturize, stimulate.So before you prepare any mask, you need to determine your skin type and the desired result.
For normal skin .
If your skin is evenly colored, smooth, firm, clean and fresh, devoid of such defects as acne, enlarged pores and blood vessels, and well tolerated by washing with soap and water and a variety of cosmetics, then you can be congratulated - your skin is normal.
in the care of such skin all efforts should be focused on is to keep it in this state as long as possible.Your task - to help retain moisture it.Clean the skin 2 times a day.After washing, wipe the face with toilet water, lotion, tincture of herbs.Lotions have antiseptic, astringent, anti-inflammatory action, tone the skin.
On another wet skin, apply the cream.It will protect it from the wind, sun and dust.Apply on face cream, even if you do not want to leave the house in the morning.After 10-15 minutes, remove the excess cream cosmetic tissue.
evening, face and neck, you must first clear the makeup special tool, then wash with soap or other means.After that, do not be lazy to clean the skin with lotion and apply a nourishing cream.
Once a week is recommended to make nourishing mask.The order of the procedures is as follows: first, wash my face, then make a compress, or steam bath, to better soaked in vitamins, and then mask.
For oily skin .
Oily skin looks too thick, excessively shiny.The heat released in excessive amounts of sebum combines with sloughed skin flakes and dust, forming plugs in the openings of sebaceous glands - comedones ( "black spots").On such skin easily occur eels, which can become inflamed.
The most important thing for oily skin - its regular cleaning, use of funds, which normalize the activity of sebaceous glands, as well as enhancing the skin's resistance to infection.Oily skin is cleaned 2 times a day.
for washing in the morning and evening instead of soap should be used dairy products or oatmeal.After washing, wipe the skin lotion, tea brewing, aqueous infusion of marigold, sage, oak bark, mother and stepmother.
Oily skin daily necessary moisturizing and nourishing creams.2 times a week is recommended to make whitening and cleansing mask.
For dry skin .
Dry skin is highly sensitive to adverse effects.It is devoid of luster, often scaly, quickly loses its elasticity, wrinkles, dry skin appear early.
in the care of such skin importantly - regular nutrition and hydration, protecting it from the sun's rays.Purified dry skin 2 times per day.
morning, dry face and neck cleaned with liquid cream, vegetable oil, milk dressing.After that, it is best to wipe the face tonic infusion of lime blossom, marshmallow root, flaxseed.On damp skin cream is applied, after 15-20 minutes, the excess cream was removed with a paper towel.
evening clean face cosmetic milk or cream.After cleansing the skin it is applied to the fat nourishing cream containing vitamins.
Dry skin is needed 2 times a week, nourishing and moisturizing mask.
For combination skin .
Besides normal, oily and dry skin, there are also combined.Combination skin - mixed type - occurs most often.The young and middle-aged women in places of power salootdelenie (forehead, nose, chin), the skin is usually oily.In the temples, cheeks and neck, and especially around the eyes - dry.Mixed skin type requires different ways to care for the various parts of the face.
This skin does not tolerate water and soap.Therefore, it is recommended in the morning to clean face and neck broths: calendula, peppermint, sage, and in the evening to use cleansing creams, camomile tea, milk tea (of course, without sugar!).Please wipe the skin 2-3 times a cotton swab dipped in whole milk and then generously spray the face with milk, half-diluted tea.
After washing, dry the face with a piece of cotton wool, nose and chin rub lotion and apply a nourishing cream universal.
If you want to apply the mask to the face, it is better to use universal masks.And it is possible to act, and so - on the greasy areas, apply the cream and mask for oily skin, and dry patches - a cream and a mask for dry skin.The cream is applied every time after washing and masks do 1 time per week.
Important subtleties .
- Apply the mask to the chin to the temples, from the upper lip to earlobe, from the back of the nose to the temples.
- Around Eye mask does not overlap, there is better to lubricate the skin nourishing cream.A mask can be applied with a brush, sponge, brush, cotton swab or a hand.All this must be immaculately clean.
- especially effective mask after the steam bath or hot compress.masks Duration - 20-30 minutes.After masking relax and keep calm.A person must be fixed.Take off the mask easily, avoiding the effort and movements that may stretch the skin.After that, be sure to wipe the face lotion and lubricate the cream according to your skin.
- mask is recommended to do 1-2 times a week.The duration of the course is 15-20 procedures.After 1.5-2 months can be repeated if necessary.