The mask of sour cream-wrinkle cream — for face, under eyes
Age, stress, poor environmental conditions, errors in diet — individually or in combination, but each factor leaves its mark on the delicate skin of the face. Proponents of various diets often conceal a greasy Shine under a thick layer of powder, and the inhabitants of megacities are regular buyers of funds to pharmacies from rashes on the skin.
The sour cream using a variety of face masks helps to solve existing problems: whiten and tighten the skin, saturate with vitamins and nutrients, gets rid of wrinkles and small pimples.
Native Russian tasty and healthy product can easily make in your own kitchen: after two days of fermentation of milk on its surface, a layer of sour cream.
Add a delicate cream, and here’s a fat product for molding on hot buns, and dilute with milk and add a handful of berries — turns out low-calorie yogurt.
In any case, the main part of the dairy product will not change:
- organic acid;
- unsaturated fatty acid;
Any of these components necessarily contained in the cream. Depending on the fat content of the product the quantity of each varies significantly. But the usefulness of the cream is not only a balanced combination of proteins and carbohydrates.
When fermenting lactic acid bacteria form a huge amount:
- trace elements: zinc, copper, iodine, selenium, potassium, magnesium, iron, calcium, molybdenum, sodium.
- vitamins: D, H, PP, C, B1, B2, B12, B6, C.
The unique composition of the cream allows its use for both internal and external use. In small quantities it is found other useful vitamins and minerals which add to their cream and serum many manufacturers of famous cosmetic brands. For example, vitamin E and cobalt.
Effect on the skin
It is difficult to find a woman who at least once have not used the cream for the face. Opening the jar a lot, always leave at the bottom a tablespoon of cool and creamy.
Even after applying a fermented milk product in a pure form instantly appears a pleasant feeling of lightness.
That’s why sour cream is the most popular product for making masks for facial wrinkles:
- to the skin regains smoothness, elasticity due to the impact of the complex of fat-soluble vitamins;
- due to the ability of vitamin E to penetrate into the deeper layers of the skin, the skin receives additional moisture;
antioxidant components inhibit generation of free radicals — the main culprits of wrinkles;
- decreases capillary permeability: fade red spots and swelling on the face;
- develops a pronounced anti-inflammatory effect due to the high content of vitamins decreases the amount of pimples;
- there is an increase in the production of collagen, repair damaged skin cells.
That is, on the already formed wrinkles and occurs just emerging a complex effect of biologically active substances. To improve skin tone, prevent wrinkles will help regular use sour cream masks. After achieving the desired result, the number of applications can be reduced up to 1-2 a week.
What to choose
Housewives love to pamper loved ones dishes prepared with homemade sour cream. In cosmetics not used this type of fermented milk product due to the high content of fat in its composition. Even dry skin can’t absorb all the nutrients from this cream on the face formed a thick oily film.
Sour cream should be chosen according to your skin type on the face:
- for dry skin — more than 20% fat;
- for oily skin — 5-10% fat;
- for normal skin — 10-20% fat.
The lower part of the dairy product ingredients, the more effective will the mask of sour cream from wrinkles under the eyes. Do not put in the basket first caught my eye in the store packaging.
You should carefully read the composition. When reading the phrase «sour cream product» or «palm oil», you should immediately return the jar to the place.
Video: the Rules of cooking
Recipes masks of sour cream from wrinkles on the face
Some of the most popular and effective masks from wrinkles:
- for oily: thoroughly mix 3 tablespoons low-fat sour cream with 1 teaspoon of starch, to introduce a mixture of 3-4 drops of lemon juice and apply on the skin for 14-20 minutes;
- dry: 2 tablespoons of sour cream whipped with 1 teaspoon of glycerin 1 egg yolk, apply on face for 25-30 minutes;
- for normal: 3 tablespoons of sour cream mixed with 1 tablespoon of grape juice, leave on for 20-25 minutes.
- for aging skin: grind into a homogenous blend 0.5 teaspoon of fresh yeast with 2 tablespoons of thick cream, applied to the skin for 30 minutes;
- for combination skin: 1 tablespoon of crushed oat flakes mixed with 3 tablespoons of sour cream, leave on for 25-30 minutes.
All the masks of the cream should be washed only with warm water without soap. It is not necessary to keep the mixture on the face for longer than the specified period, the maximum effect of the application occurs within 15 minutes of application.
How to apply
Mask will not work if a woman is in a state of high anxiety or tension. All beauticians suggest before the procedure, take a bath and relax. At rest, relax muscle fibers, and the pores on the skin become more permeable to the effects of vitamins and minerals.
The algorithm applying the mask cream to the following:
- should wash off makeup with a soft foam;
- for maximum effect, you can make a light facial massage;
- a wide brush or your fingers the mask to spread on the face evenly;
- now it’s time to lie down and relax.
If the mask prepared in advance, remove from refrigerator. For optimal impact on the cells of the skin temperature of the mixture should be the same as human body temperature.
Apply the mask over the face, massage into skin cannot, the effect of this application will be expressed in clogged pores and inflammation.
Here are some important features of the application of mask and cream:
- the optimum time for application is 10-11 hours;
- to apply the mask should be on the chin, and then spread on the facial lines on the face;
- this mask must first be removed from the skin with a cotton pad and then wash your face with lukewarm water.
After application of a mask made of sour cream, it does not require the use of nutritional or moisturizer. You can use tonic or serum.
The area around the eyes
The skin around the eyes is the most vulnerable place for cosmetic procedures. Packaging with factory masks are full of fearsome warning: «do Not apply to the skin in the eye area!». And so I want to avoid the appearance of wrinkles on the face, because men at first pay attention to the eyes of a woman (at least so they say).
Why the skin around the eyes ages first:
- no sebaceous glands in the epidermis, thin skin wrinkles more visible;
- a smile adorns a woman, but also provokes the formation of facial wrinkles;
- age-related decline of collagen thins the skin around the eyes;
- the use of cosmetics for masking circles or bags under the eyes can not help but reflect on the condition of the skin.
With masks of sour cream you can reduce the number of facial wrinkles. During prolonged procedures disappear even deep wrinkles.
To prepare a healing mixture you need to prepare thoroughly — you will need only the freshest ingredients without preservatives.
Here are the most effective mask and cream to remove wrinkles under the eyes:
- 2 drops of fresh aloe juice mixed with 30 g of low fat sour cream and s drops of pharmaceutical glycerin; application time is 10-15 minutes;
- 1 teaspoon of fresh parsley juice mixed with 20 g of sour cream; leave on for 20-25 minutes;
- low-fat sour cream applied to the skin for 15-25 minutes;
- 1 tablespoon freshly brewed strong tea mixed with 30 g of sour cream; application time is 20-30 minutes;
- mix equal parts of cucumber juice and sour cream; leave on for 20-25 minutes.
Very convenient to use for applying masks to the skin around the eye area with cotton pads. They should be dipped in a container of mask, good wet and, not pressing, put on the eye. Mask of sour cream for this part of the face should be prepared immediately before use.
The opinion of cosmetologists
Beauticians know the usefulness of natural products. They suggest women over thirty years old to use a mask of sour cream as a prophylactic agent against the onset of wrinkles.
Healing blend perfectly nourish the skin, saturate the cells with oxygen, increase the content in the tissues of collagen.
For aging skin cosmetologists have developed a range of therapeutic treatments based on the cream. It can be used to tighten the skin to return its lost elasticity, significantly reduce the number of wrinkles and prevent new ones. To replace the dead cells of the upper layer of the epidermis comes a new, young.
Sour cream is not included in the list of foods that can cause allergies. But other ingredients of the masks are quite capable to provoke the appearance of skin rashes, allergic conjunctivitis, itching and shortness of breath. When you see these symptoms you need to take a pill of antihistamines (Suprastin, Tavegil) and consult a doctor.
To prevent the occurrence of such situation, it before applying the mask should do the test. Elbow, you need to apply a drop of the mixture — if after a couple of hours not formed a red spot, then the mask can be safely used.
The course and duration
To prevent from wrinkling mask and cream should be used 1-2 times a week. After applying for two months worth to make a short break (from 2 to 3 weeks).
Apply a sour cream mask for getting rid of already formed wrinkles should be daily. The course of treatment — up to 3 months. Then beauticians suggest to reduce the number of treatments up to 2 per week.
If you do not want to go to the mirror in fear to discover a new wrinkle, you must take immediate action. A jar of sour cream in every fridge, on the window sill stands a powerful, handsome aloe. Useful and fresh cucumber with parsley. You can donate a salad to bring freshness to the face and smile.
Photo: Before and after