Everyone knows the beneficial properties of oatmeal. Very often, it is eaten by those who seek to lose weight or cleanse your body of toxins. For these purposes, it is very good, as it has an excellent cleansing effect on our gastrointestinal tract and the body as a whole. Oatmeal is very nutritious: the energy is enough for a long time, and the feeling of hunger will not arise soon.
But they use oatmeal not only as food. From oatmeal make various face masks. Apply it in the composition of masks for hair and other cosmetic purposes.
Prepare beauty products from oatmeal mainly in the home. Ovsyanka contains many nutrients and trace elements for our beauty - potassium, manganese, iron, etc. It perfectly cleans and moisturizes the skin.
Oatmeal Face Masks
Whitening face mask
Beat the protein, add a teaspoon of milk, a teaspoon of honey and a teaspoon of lemon juice. Pour some oatmeal into the mixture for its thickness. Apply the mask on the face for twenty minutes.
This mask is good for oily skin, it whitens, smoothes wrinkles, tightens pores, removes signs of fatigue.
Mix two tablespoons of oatmeal, egg yolk and a teaspoon of avocado pulp. Apply the mask on the face for twenty minutes. Avocado nourishes the skin with vitamins and necessary fats, thereby providing a rejuvenating effect.
To make a mask for acne, you need to mix oatmeal with warm water and apply on face. Twenty minutes later, wash off the mask with water or decoction of chamomile.
Mask for all skin types
Mix equal quantities of oatmeal, natural orange juice and honey. Apply to face for twenty minutes, wash off the mask with chamomile decoction.
Scrubs for the face and body of oatmeal
Scrub for oily skin
Mix in equal proportions oatmeal with shredded rice, add kefir or yogurt. It should be a creamy mass. Make a very gentle face peeling, hold the scrub for about five minutes, and then wash it off.
Scrub for normal, dry and mixed skin
Mix half a tablespoon of oatmeal with equal amounts of cornflakes and sugar (a teaspoon). Pour into the mixture of vegetable oil, a little, until a thick mass. Apply scrub on face and hold for five minutes. Wash at room temperature.
Mix a tablespoon of oatmeal with boiled water or milk. Add a teaspoon of 3% hydrogen peroxide. Apply the resulting gruel with massage movements on the problem areas of the face (you can on the whole face). At the end of the procedure, wash and then wipe oily skin with lotion, sensitive - lubricate with nourishing cream. This scrub is applied every other day. It gently cleanses and deeply nourishes the skin.
Grind oatmeal in a coffee grinder, add milk. Apply the mixture on a clean body while taking a shower with light massage movements. This procedure perfectly cleans and moisturizes dry skin.
Oatmeal Scalp Masks
Mask for density and hair growth
Add kefir to oatmeal. Let it stand. Apply the mask to the hair for about an hour or so. Do this procedure well once a week.
Mask for the scalp with thin and weak hair
Stir the oatmeal with water until a thick mass is formed. Let the mask brew before using the mask. Apply the mask to your hair and hold for at least half an hour. Wash off with water.
Nourishing mask for the scalp
A tablespoon milled in a coffee grinder oatmeal mix with a tablespoon of milk and a teaspoon of almond oil to obtain a thick mixture. Apply the mask to dry hair before washing your hair. Wrap your head in a plastic bag or towel. Hold the mask for about an hour. Wash hair with shampoo.
Not all recipes for making cosmetics at home are described in this article. But some of what is offered here, you will definitely come in handy.