Cucumber impeccable reputation as a “beautician” deserved by ease of use. Face, covered with a round cucumber slices, became literally “classic of genre”. This image is not only fun and attractive, and it is convincing.
Refreshing face mask
Fresh cucumber cut into not too thin slices (1/5 in.), put on pre-washed face. To slices don’t fall down, cover them on top with a thin damp cloth or gauze. Lie down for half an hour. Then remove the mask, cucumber blot moisture with a paper towel. Such a simple, but very useful procedure is suitable for any skin type. The effect will be seen after just one session. Feel the freshness, smoothness, tenderness? Thank you, pickle!
Cucumber mask for acne
Have a wonderful cucumber mask for acne. To aid comes the cucumber and egg albumen, too authoritative “beautician”. Squeeze cucumber juice, take two tablespoons. In cucumber liquid, add one whipped egg white. Stir the mixture and apply on the face. Keep the mask for 15 minutes and rinse with cool water. The cucumber will soothe irritation, inflammation, calm the skin and egg white will tighten pores, refresh the face.
Mask for oily skin
If you have oily skin prone to inflammation and acne, prepare yourself a cucumber lotion and wipe face daily. Mix the juice of cucumber with vodka. Follow the ratio of 1:4, 4 parts juice, 1 vodka.
In youth, often grieve with the bright freckles. “Suppress” their natural brightness will help the acquaintance of the cucumber juice. Mix it with lemon juice in equal proportions. Moisten a cloth in the mixture, apply on the face and soak for 15 minutes. Wash your face with cold water. Freckles are pale, your skin receives a good tone.
Mask against wrinkles
Cucumber face mask for wrinkles a good job for the important purpose of preserving youth. In this case, to the help for cucumber comes honey. It is a reliable and proven tool to maintain the elasticity of the skin. It promotes the growth of new cells and tissues. So get ready to update!
Chop half of a cucumber of medium size to the consistency of the slurry (on a small grater or blender). Add a full tablespoon of honey. Stir and apply on face for 15-20 minutes. Rinse the mask with cool water.
To this basic composition, you can add other ingredients such as milk, yoghurt, sour cream or cottage cheese. They can replace part of the cucumber. A spoon of honey must stay. There is a caveat: first, prepare the cucumber puree and add other components in it.
You can add brown sugar to this mask as a scrub. The effect will be excellent. The skin will shine, will be smooth, fresh, velvety. Most important not to be lazy, pay attention, and responsive cucumber will definitely be pleased with the result.