Color therapy is a way to health and rejuvenation of the body
Beauties in Russia has always been not to consider.
It is quite possible that our great-grandmother secretly visited healers to get prescription of unearthly beauty. And it quite succeeded, because the phrase “Russian beauty” is today one of the world’s recognition of the originality and charm of Russian women.
What type of secrets shared by the medicine men with girls in those days?
First, they were certainly uncover the secrets of rejuvenation using very ordinary and affordable dairy products – yogurt, sour cream, sour milk.
Secondly, they learned the secrets of the acceptance of such funds as brewer’s yeast (from acne and blackheads reception on an empty stomach 2 teaspoon every morning – an indispensable tool).
And third, of course – herbs and herbal infusions for ingestion and for healing laying on the skin.
Here are some of those old recipes we are with you now and share.
In the old days there was no protective creams, and the expression “herbal mask” also did not exist. Therefore our recipes are somewhat modernized.
Start from the beginning.
A few words about herbal mask.
Before applying the mask you should wash the face and neck, then wipe with liquid cream or lotion to moisten several times alternately with hot and cold water.
From the pulp puree colors veggietales homogeneous mass, using only glass or enamel bowl.
Flowers & plants knead with a spoon or fork stainless steel.
Plants or a mixture put on the face and the neck, as it is unpleasant when the skin of the neck differs from the face. Dry flaky skin eyelids and under the eyes before the mask smeared nourishing cream. Wash off the mask with warm water without soap and lubricate the skin nourishing cream, which after 15-20 minutes remove with a paper towel.
For the preparation of medical masks gather fresh grass and flowers of oregano, free from the stems and ground to a homogeneous puree in a porcelain mortar. To the pounded mass is added the egg yolk, bee honey, keep the mask for 10-15 minutes, removed from the face with a cotton swab dipped in vodka or diluted alcohol, and lubricate the face nourishing cream. Marjoram herb has, to some extent, coloring properties, and repeated use of this mask it is possible darkening of the skin in the form of a deep beautiful tan.
A mixture of lime blossom with grass sage, chamomile, mint, calendula and horsetail (evenly) pour in boiling water and allowed to stand a day in a sealed container. Infusion is filtered, add to it a little honey and the infused starch to get the consistency of liquid cream cream. For one mask take the right amount of cream, slightly warmed and applied a layer of 2-3 mm on the skin of the face and neck. After 20-25 minutes, wash off a mask with hot water, cool the face with cold water, dried with a towel or soft cloth and lubricate nourishing non-greasy or day cream.
Linden mask cleanses and smoothes the skin, softens sebum, cleanses pores from acne. However, enhanced vascular mask should be used with caution, having tried pre-exposure for 5-10 minutes.
1 tablespoon mint leaves, chamomile flowers, sage and marjoram, pour boiling water and insist 8-10 hours. The infusion mixed with goose or chicken and put on a few minutes in the oven to obtain a homogeneous mass and is used for healing and nourishing masks. Withstand a mask on the face and neck for 20-25 minutes, wash off the lotion.
Especially works well with this mask the wrinkles around the eyes and on the temples, it prevents sweating of the skin, strengthens and tones up subcutaneous muscles and gives elasticity to tired skin.
Lily of the valley.
Berries Lily of the valley occasionally used to prepare toning mask that relieves tired skin, smoothing wrinkles and improving the complexion. The slurry of crushed berries add an egg yolk or sour cream, put a thin layer on the gauze, put on face for 15-20 minutes.
Mask wash wet cotton swab.
The fruit flake can be dried in the open air or preserve in alcohol. In this case, before crushing the fruit can withstand 30 minutes in water after removal from the alcohol.