Almond oil from wrinkles on the face — around the eyes, application
Characteristics of composition:
- monounsaturated oleic acid is 64-82 %;
- polyunsaturated linoleic acid 17-24 %;
- saturated fatty acids 8 %;
- essential oil of 0.3-0.5 %;
- minerals (Zn, Fe, K, Na, P, Mg, I, Cu, Cl, Ca);
- vitamins (A, B1, B2, B5, B6, B9, C, E, PP).
All these substances are necessary for healthy functioning of the body. In particular, for the skin, the oil is a unique and balanced tool in the fight against morphological changes.
Effect on the skin
Almond oil has:
- tonic, and other properties.
The mechanism of action based on the content of a large number of nutrients.
The moisturizing effect is due to the large amount of fatty acids. They hold the liquid in the cell. Help to reduce skin peeling. For dry skin this remedy is best. Hydrated skin is in great shape and the number of wrinkles is reduced.
Anti-inflammatory, nourishing and tonic properties depend on vitamins, minerals and bioflavonoids.
The main for the healthy functioning of the cells of the skin are vitamin A, E, B2, C.
Consider the action of these vitamins regarding skin:
- Vitamin a (retinol acetate) is involved in the synthesis of proteins-enzymes, immunoglobulins. Necessary for the normal formation of epithelial, immune and other cells.
- Vitamin E (alpha tocopherol acetate) is a physiological antioxidant, protects biological membranes from damaging factors and stimulates the formation of many proteins.
- Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin) acts as a catalyst of cellular respiration. Included in glavinovich coenzymes. They participate in redox processes.
- Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) takes part in the redox reactions required for the growth of the epidermis, the inner walls of the capillaries, the function of the immune system.
- Minerals are involved in all body functions. Consider this article the effect of each of the minerals is very difficult and hard to understand. Most of the minerals in oil «vitally» necessary for the normal functioning of cell membranes, participate in all metabolic processes.
These properties make almond oil from wrinkles effective and valuable tool.
What to choose
Almond oil is made by cold pressing the kernels of sweet and bitter almonds.
Oil the better, than it has less synthetic additives.
It often happens that imported oil is much better and faster leads to a visible result.
Most likely this is due to the technological process.
But foreign oil is ten times more expensive.
Recipes of masks and creams with almond oil from wrinkles on the face
- Cream: stir two boiled chicken egg yolk, add two teaspoons butter, one tablespoon of honey. This mask can be applied for 30 minutes.
- For all skin types suitable mask with oat flour: of one tablespoon of oatmeal with a small amount of water to obtain pasty mass, add 1 tbsp of almond oil. Applied for 15 minutes.
- Inflamed and oily skin. Mix the following ingredients: one raw egg protein, 1 tablespoon almond oil, 1 tablespoon of St. John’s wort tincture. The resulting mixture is applied for 10 minutes.
- For lovers of cocoa. One tablespoon of cocoa powder to add milk, the resulting slurry was to pour 2 teaspoons oil and 1 teaspoon of honey. Apply for 20 minutes.
- Mask of potatoes. Crushed into a puree and boiled potatoes. Add two tablespoons almond oil and 1 teaspoon of lemon juice. Exposure 15 minutes.
- For problematic skin. Combine 2 teaspoons oil with 1 teaspoon St. John’s wort, and ½ teaspoon of lemon juice. Apply for 10 minutes.
- Cream recipe with almond oil simple. In the cream which fits your skin type, add a few drops of oil. But it is necessary to observe the rules of asepsis. To do this, prepare a small container where you will mix the ingredients. Before each treatment, mix the amount required for one time use.
There are cream which includes almond oil. This is often expensive. But the choice is always yours.
How to apply
Beauticians recommend to start applying almond oil from wrinkles in its purest form.
Clearing the skin of the face and blotting it dry with a clean towel, apply a small amount of oil on a cotton swab. Wipe the face well wipe the wrinkles.
Effective is a facial massage before applying and during the application of oil.
The dilated vessels of the skin quickly absorb the nutrients the cells absorb and «bad» substances are thrown out.
Perhaps the use compress of wrinkles. 10-15 ml of oil add a few drops of essential oils of rosemary, lavender, and lemon. They give the skin elasticity. You can choose which one like best or alternate.
The resulting preparation apply on cotton pad, apply it to the wrinkles. On top lay a clean towel, but remember that it may stain. The duration of application of the compress 20 to 30 minutes. It is good to perform this procedure 2 times a day.
Whether it’s a mask, cream or compress after a given exposure it is necessary to clear the skin of excess. It is enough to wash with warm water and blot skin with a towel.
A single word the eye area
The skin of this region is very sensitive and thin, due to minimum layer of fat. Vessels close to the surface.
This leads to the «dark circles» under the eyes with fatigue and metabolic disorders, quickly formed the swelling and bruising. Also in this area depleted the dermis by the sebaceous glands. Which gives the advantage of applying oil.
The skin in this area requires more capricious care. It is desirable to properly remove makeup. To do this:
- apply the product which you’re doing it on a cotton swab, apply to the eyes for 2-3 minutes
- circular movements massage the eyes from the outer edge to the nose. So you’ll pull the skin, reducing wrinkles.
Almond oil from wrinkles around the eyes is applied in a pure form. It is applied in a thin layer twice a day. Oil normalizes the skin, giving it a healthy appearance, gets rid of «circles». In a special cream for this area, you can drop some oil.
The opinion of cosmetologists
Beauticians definitely recommend the almond oil from wrinkles. Used in combination with other agents in the irreplaceable effect of «magic wand».
Removing the inflammation, making the skin soft, supple, healthy color, protecting against UV radiation, almond butter wins the palm among all natural oils in cosmetics.
Beauticians use this oil during many procedures.
An integral is a massage of the skin with extract of almond oil. Increasing tissue turgor oil fights wrinkles.
Remember that physiologically, when the epithelium is covered with a small amount of sebum. Our sebaceous glands are working around the clock. Insufficient amount of grease on the surface leads to dry and reduce the protective properties of the skin. On the other hand, an excessive amount causes accelerated growth of microorganisms.
Before applying any means on your skin it costs to properly handle. For this purpose, lotion, lotion. Do not use alcoholic solutions.
- follow the oiliness of the skin;
- after exposure, remove the excess oil;
- wash clean with lukewarm water;
- primakovite the skin dry with a towel;
- pay attention to the presence of pathological changes;
- before applying it is advisable to consult with a dermatologist.
The course and duration
The rate of application depends on skin type. In order to be sure of the correct application and the duration of the course, you should consult with a dermatologist.
On average the course lasts 3-4 weeks.
After that evaluate the result, give your skin a rest for 5-7 days. To repeat the course an unlimited number of times. Almond oil naturally. When applied correctly, it can’t harm.
Components of almond oil in certain cases can act as allergen and trigger the appropriate response.
Before use, be sure to perform allergodil.
On the back side of the forearm, apply a small amount of oil. If after 30 minutes no backlash is not evident, the oil can be used. In very rare cases it is possible to have allergic reactions slow type. If in 48 hours after the first application, no responses were found — the application is safe.
Almond oil is an irreplaceable gift of nature. Possessing the above properties and containing a huge amount of nutrients, it is suitable for combat wrinkles more than any other vegetable oil. Is widely available. It is easy to use. Try it for yourself its healing properties.
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