Glycerin - a means freely available in any pharmacy. He helps us preserve our beauty and take care of ourselves, possessing properties moisturize and soften the skin, nourish and prevent dry hair. That is why glycerin is the basis of all cosmetic products.
Glycerin masks are effective in facial and neck skin care., They will help keep your skin fresh and youthful.
Use of glycerol
Glycerin nourishes the skin, pulling moisture out of the air and creating a moist film on the skin, which is why the moisturizing effect is immediately felt. The skin after using masks with glycerin softens and moisturizes, becoming supple and smooth. Thanks to these properties Glycerin can be used to make masks for various skin types, homemade creams, make-up remover milk, cleansing, moisturizing and toning facial lotions.
Glycerin Mask Recipes for Dry Skin
For the skin of the face and hands, you can make a honey mask.You will need 3 tbsp. l warm water, 1 tsp. honey and glycerin. Mix all the ingredients so that a uniform composition is obtained. In the resulting mass, add 1 tsp. oatmeal flour. The mask must be stirred until a viscous consistency is obtained. Then you can apply it for 20 minutes on the face.
For the skin is better to prepare a nourishing mask. First boil the mashed potatoes of 1 potato with milk. Then take 1 yolk and 1 tsp. honey Pound all together with 1 tbsp. l mashed potatoes. Then add to the mixture 1 tbsp. l vegetable oil. After that, 1 tsp. glycerin dissolve in 2 tbsp. l water, and pour into the mixture. Apply the mask for 10-15 minutes, no more, wash it off with warm water.
Masks with glycerin for oily skin
For problem and oily skin, you can prepare a birch mask. For this, 1 tbsp. l birch buds or leaves pour 0.5 tbsp. boiling water and boil for 5 minutes. When the decoction has cooled, strain it. Pour this broth 2 tbsp. l green clay to get the consistency of thick cream. In the mixture, add 5 drops of camphor alcohol and diluted in 1 tbsp. l 0.5 tsp. glycerol. Apply the mask for 15 minutes. This mask will dry the skin and will have a therapeutic effect.
For cleansing and moisturizing oily skin Glycerin should be added to clay masks. For this 0.5 tsp. glycerol diluted in 2 tbsp. l water. After that, add there so much clay of any color to make a cream-like mass. Apply this mask on your face for 12 minutes. and rinse with cold water.
How to make a universal mask with glycerin?
To prepare a mask suitable for any skin type, you will need 1 tbsp. spoon of glycerin, 0.5 cups of oatmeal, 2 tbsp. spoons of pink or white clay, 0.25 cups of rice, 2 leaves of aloe, 2 tbsp. spoons of dried chamomile flowers, 1 tbsp. clean water. To start, boil water and add chamomile to it, leave to boil over low heat under the lid. Then you need to grind oatmeal and rice in a coffee grinder. Mix the obtained flour with clay powder.
Pour this mixture into a saucepan and, while stirring the composition, wait until a thick mass is obtained. Crush the aloe so that the gruel turns out. After that, add aloe and glycerin to the pan and, removing from the heat, beat with a mixer. The resulting mask can be stored in the refrigerator. A universal mask will help eliminate oily shine, cleanse the skin and soothe, without tightening it, and glycerin will moisturize and soften.
How to make a lotion with glycerin for the face?
With glycerin, you can make a good refreshing and cleansing lotion that suits any skin type. It will not only cleanse the skin, but also soften it, moisturize it. To do this, mix the leaves of mint, rowan berries, and you can dry and fresh, chamomile flowers, lemon zest in the same quantity. Take 2 tbsp. l the resulting mixture and, Bay 1 tbsp. boiling water, put on low heat for 30 minutes. After that, remove and cover with a lid, let cool. Then strain the broth, and add 1 tbsp. l flower cologne and 1 tsp. glycerol. Mix all ingredients thoroughly and pour into a glass bottle.
For cooking lotion for oily and problem skin you will need 1 tbsp. l ammonia mixed with 2 tbsp. l good cologne, 1 tsp. glycerin, diluted with 4 tbsp. l water. All ingredients must be well stirred and wiped with lotion on the face every morning. After some time, the skin condition will improve.
The use of glycerin for the skin: cream and milk
For cooking honey-lime cream for dry skin will need: 3 tbsp. l glycerin, 1 tsp. ammonia, olive oil, honey, 0.5 cups of boiled water and 2 tbsp. l linden broth. All components must be mixed to get a homogeneous mass. Stir and pour everything into a glass bowl with a large neck. Cream store in the refrigerator. Shake it before eating. Apply the cream on a cleansed face at night.
With glycerin, you can also cook makeup remover milk. Take 25 leaves of fresh strawberries, 20 g of glycerin, lanolin, soap for children, 125 ml of water. Leaves pour boiling water for 3 hours, then cool them and strain. Melt the soap in a water bath, add glycerin and lanolin there. Stir and add the infusion of strawberries. Keep the milk in the refrigerator.
Glycerin is widely used as a means for the manufacture of various cosmetic products for skin care. It has moisturizing and nourishing properties. With the help of glycerin, you can make various masks and lotions at home.
After applying glycerin masks, your skin will become moisturized, soft and radiant. Using glycerin for the preparation of masks and lotions, you can protect your skin from premature aging, external aggressive factors, the appearance of wrinkles.