Mint has a beneficial effect on the skin, refreshes and tones the skin, smoothes wrinkles, relieves irritation and fatigue. For mint, you can prepare decoctions, lotions, masks. Mint promotes healing from skin diseases, rejuvenation of the skin.If your skin is prone to the appearance on it of small cracks
, often flakes under the influence of cold, wind, prolonged contact with water and various chemical substances can be two to three times a week to apply baths for hands with mint.
Bath for hands with mint.
mint – a quarter of the beam (bundle = 100 grams of fresh mint)
Melissa leaves – 1 tsp
sage leaves – 1 teaspoon
yogurt – 1 Cup
Brewing a mix of mint, lemon balm, Clary sage 0.5 liters of boiling water and insist 30 minutes, strain, pour kefir. The infusion (temperature 30-35 degrees) lower hand for 10 minutes. Then rinse hands with warm water without soap, wipe and lubricate any nourishing cream.Eye mask with mint.
mint – a quarter of the beam
Melissa leaves – 3 teaspoons
Brewing a mix of mint and lemon balm 0.5 liters of boiling water and infuse for 30 minutes. The resulting slurry is cooled, wrap in cheesecloth, folded in several layers, and attach to the eyes for 10-15 minutes.
Recipe of the mask with mint is effective when watery and red eyes, inflamed eyelids and pain in the eyes.Nutrition for hair based on mint.
mint – a quarter of the beam
Melissa leaves – 2 tsp
oak bark – 2 tsp.
yogurt – 2 cups
Brewing mint, Melissa leaves and oak bark to 0.5 liters of boiling water and infuse for 15 hours. The resulting slurry is cooled, wrap in cheesecloth, folded in several layers, and mix with yogurt. The proceeds applied to the hair and leave for 20-30 minutes. Wash off the mixture with warm water and wash hair with regular shampoo.
Mint strengthens hair of any type.With greasy hair
useful a paste of mint leaves and Rowan berries. Apply it on the skin to sit for ten minutes, covering your head with a cloth, then hair comb it.Hair after shampooing and rinse with mint infusion
(2 tablespoons of leaves per Cup of boiling water).The recipe, which quickly removed the fatigue of a day's work:
wipe the feet with a piece of ice, made with mint infusion.If the facial skin is flabby,
you will help with hot herbal compress of peppermint, lime blossom, or mixtures thereof. Dry herb brewed with boiling water (a tablespoon of mixture per Cup of water), to insist, to filter. In the hot broth to moisten the cloth, wring out slightly, and apply it to face. When it has cooled down again to water. Repeat for 8 — 10 minutes.For dry skin
you can prepare this mask: 2 tablespoons crushed dried mint leaves pour the same amount of water to make a pasty mass. Heat in a fire of up to 60 — 70 C and let slightly cool. Then apply the paste on clean face and cover with a soft cloth, making holes in it for eyes, nose and mouth. Mask hold for 15 — 20 minutes. Close your eyes soaked in warm water with a cotton swab. Half an hour later the mask rinse with warm water.If the facial skin appeared acne
, irritation or inflammation, try to apply lotions of infusion of the mixture of dried medicinal plants. Mix 15гр. peppermint leaves, sage, horsetail and yarrow. Then tablespoon of the mixture brew Cup of boiling water. Let it brew, strain.To refresh tired face
, make a compress.
Cook mint tea, strain it and again heat, pour into a bowl. Next put a bowl of cold water, prepare 2 cloths made of soft fabric. Wet the cloth in hot tea, squeeze, put on the face and hold for 2 minutes and then change it with a napkin dampened with cold water. Repeat 2 — 3 times. Last cold compress leave for 5 minutes.When pimples, acne
helps herbal bath, peppermint, thyme, lavender and juniper.Anti-aging facial mask from mint
Ingredients: 1/2 tablespoon of mint, half a Cup of cold water, cream, yolk. Mint, Bay of water, boil for 5 minutes. Strain the broth and mix with cream and egg yolk in equal proportions. Cloth soaked in this mixture apply on face, leave for 25 minutes. The mask rejuvenates and refreshes the skin.
Ingredients: tablespoon mint leaves, 2 cups of boiling water, starch. Chopped mint, pour boiling water, after 20 minutes, strain, add starch to make a creamy mass. Wash with warm water after 15 minutes and wipe the skin with ice. This mask is mint, it is recommended to do twice a week, the course – about 20 masks. Mask for oily skin mint
Prepare a decoction of mint 2 table. spoon pour a glass of water). To strained broth, add a protein and whisk carefully. Apply to the face mask multiple layers (like dry layer, apply another, and so 3-4 layers. Rinse the mixture with warm water, once dry a final layer. This mask is recommended, if the facial skin is oily and porous.Toning facial mask of fresh mint
2 tablespoons of bio yogurt mixed with chopped mint leaves and crushed by Hercules. The brush face, the resulting slurry, after 5 minutes, rinse. The mask is very well-tones the skin all day.Mint is also used for making ice cubes for face care.
Frozen teas with mint is perfect for almost any skin type.Refreshing whitening facial mask cucumber and mint
: To prepare the mask you will need: half Cup chopped cucumber, 1/4 Cup finely chopped fresh mint leaves. Cucumber slice, press juice. The remaining cucumber pulp, add a small amount of water and place on low heat. Bring to a boil, but not boil, pour in the cucumber, chopped mint leaves and cook the mixture on slow heat for another five minutes. Then remove from the heat and allow to cool. Apply to face and neck for 15 minutes, rinse with cold water.Mask for oily skin of clay and peppermint:
Take two tablespoons of cosmetic clay, one tablespoon of finely chopped mint leaves. Mix the clay with mint leaves and the amount of water to obtain a homogeneous mass, resembling the consistency of sour cream. Apply the mask on your face with fingertips, avoiding eye area and mouth. Keep the mask for 15-20 minutes, then rinse alternately first with warm then with cold water.Smoothing facial mask of chamomile, honey and mint:
You will need: one egg, one tablespoon of honey, one teaspoon of dried chamomile flowers, one tablespoon of fresh mint leaves. Grind the mint leaves with the pestle, heat the honey in a water bath to become liquid.
Egg lightly whisk, add the honey, chamomile, rubbed mint, all carefully mix and apply on face. Apply the mask on cleansed face for 15 minutes, rinse with warm water.Scrub mint and oatmeal:
Take: one Cup of oatmeal and 1/4 Cup of dried mint leaves. Mix the oatmeal and mint and grind in a blender. Store the dry scrub in a glass container, before use, dissolve a small amount of water.Rejuvenating mask from strawberry and mint for the face:
To prepare the mask, take three or four ripe strawberries, four tablespoons of honey, three leaves of fresh mint, half a teaspoon of starch. Mint leaves chop, mash the strawberries with a fork. The honey mixed with starch, add to the mix the strawberries, mint and mix everything carefully. Apply the mask on face for 10-15 minutes, rinse with cool water.Nutritional moisturizing mask with aloe for face:
To prepare the mask you will need: half a tablespoon grated fresh mint leaves, one banana, one egg white, one tablespoon of aloe juice. Mint leaves chop, mix with a banana, aloe Vera juice and whipped egg white. Apply the mixture on face for 25 minutes, rinse with warm water.Mask for acne tomato and mint:
One tomato, boil in hot water, let cool, then remove it from the skin and mash with a fork. Add in tomato, the mass of one tablespoon of fresh mint leaves, half tablespoon of dry yeast and one teaspoon of lemon juice. Apply on face for 10 minutes, rinse with cool water. For best results, do this mask three times a week. published
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