MAGIC ice cubes. We use wisely.

* What is the benefit for the beauty of the ice?
When you drive an ice cube on the skin, in the beginning there is a brief contraction of surface vessels in the skin and deeper extension. This allows increased blood flow. Once you've removed the ice, surface vessels dilate capillaries filled with blood, skin starts to "breathe." And then amplified cellular metabolism, the upgrade process runs, wrinkles, slows the aging process of the connective tissue on the face appears a natural glow and the skin gets a healthy appearance. Well, add broth of herbs, juices further enhance the effects of "first aid" for beauty which is exposed to the cold.

But what would any procedure benefited and not harmed perform it must be correct.

• finished cosmetic ice. Technology issues

About two tablespoons of chopped herbs (or gathering herbs) fill 0, 5 liters of boiling water (water previously defended or purified) and insist hours or put in a water bath for 10-15 minutes, and then insist to cool. The cooled broth is strained and poured into molds and put in the freezer. It is convenient to brew the grass at night, in the morning it is possible to drain, pour in the evening the ice is ready. If you prepare a broth with a stock, then it will be useful and wash this broth (or applied to the skin cotton pads soaked in broth).

• Apply ice correctly

In the application of ice is necessary to observe the following rules:
1) water to make ice take not from the tap, filtered and purified, and even better, distilled (you can buy in a drugstore) or mineral non-carbonated (low salinity). If you can not buy this water, you need to tap pre-cleaned filters. And you can prepare melted water! It can also be considered a kind of purification: the water pour into molds, put in the freezer and wait to grab the ice on top, remove the ice crust and throw (it contains heavy metals and other harmful substances), the remaining water can be used. Melt water is considered to be biologically active. Sluggish and flabby by age or environmental dehydrated skin cells, feasting melt water, straighten out, the skin becomes smoother, but the fact that we use it as ice, only strengthens its anti-aging effect.

2) If you are cooking Cosmetic ice with a decoction of herbs, fruit and vegetable juices, then store such ice in the refrigerator for 4-5 days costs more.

3) Consider your skin type (normal, dry, oily, combination) when choosing herbs for making ice cosmetic ice. The easiest way to retain moisture dry skin, oily harder harm.

For dry skin, you can use herbal mixture: plantain, parsley, mint leaves, St. John's wort, chamomile. Indispensable to the skin of this type of collection of hawthorn, Eleutherococcus, and dandelion root. You can also use berries such as rowan. Two tablespoons of rowan crushed, pour one cup of boiling water, leave for an hour.

For oily skin suitable mixture of chamomile and calendula, chamomile, Chinese magnolia vine, celandine and calendula.

For combination skin is good to be a mixture of chamomile, dandelion and yarrow. But in principle, suitable for all fees for normal to oily skin.

4) Carrying an ice massage, follow the general rule - Led ice cubes should be on the massage lines, capturing the eye area:

 - On the lower jaw from the middle of the chin - to the ear lobes;

 - On the cheeks, from the corner of the mouth - to the ear canal and then from the middle of the upper lip, and the lateral surface of the nose - to the top of the ear;

 - Around the eyes from the inner corner of the upper eyelid - to the outer corner of the eye, then on the lower eyelid - a nose;

 - On his forehead from the middle of the forehead - to the temples;

 - On the nose: the nose on the back, on the back of the nose - on its sides.

5) Do not overcool the skin contact with the skin in one place should not exceed five seconds. Otherwise, you can earn up to the unintended consequences of sinusitis! When rubbing the skin with ice cubes, you must not wipe once, and while a small cube has melted (this happens fast enough), the entire procedure should take between two to five minutes. And be sure to leave the skin moist to absorb the infusion.

Cubes are best used 1 - 2 times a day. The skin should be wiped with ice in the morning and evening, after the application of ice need to wet your face and apply the usual cream (day or night). If the skin is dry, after the procedure with the use of ice, the face should be rubbed with olive oil and leave for half an hour, then remove the oil with a soft cloth.


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