Argan oil benefits for skin

argan-oilArgan oil is produced from the kernels of the Argan tree( Argan spinosa L.) found in Morocco.

Containing Vitamin E (tocopherols), carotens, natural phenols as caffeine acid, vanilic acid, resorcinol , argan oil is valued for its cosmetic and medicinal properties.

Argan oil has anti- aging properties that keeps skin and hair hydrating. It is excellent for dry skin, helps minimize fine lines, does not clog pores and improve certain skin condition.

Vitamin E or tocopherols it is known as the most important ingredient in argan oil, has anti-oxidant effects and is recommended for scars and eczema.

Argan oil helps you get rid of acne, the oleic acid can help balance sebum production of the skin.

Argan oil helps to rejuvenate skin.

  • mix 1 tablespoon of lemon juice with 3 drops of argan oil and 1 tablespoon of honey, apply the mixture over the skin, leave it for 10 minutes, then rinse with warm water.

Argan oil has the power to diminish acne scars and skin blemishes, and due to his anti – inflammatory properties ,is an effective treatment for acne scars and psoriasis .

  • just apply on the affected skin and you will observe a better texture of the skin.

Argan oil is rich in antioxidants  and has the ability to regress the effects of aging.

 

Apple cider vinegar benefits

apple-cider-vinegar Apple cider vinegar is a natural remedy that can be used for health of your skin and hair. Apple cider vinegar is a fermented product made from crushed, organic apples. Apple cider vinegar is high in phosphorus, magnesium ,potassium, calcium, antioxidants, acetic acid, also contains lactic, citric and malic acids(AHA’s).

Apple cider vinegar can help restore your skin’s natural ph balance, also help reduce red marks and blemishes, and soften skin.

A natural remedy for acne, apple cider vinegar can be used to reduce infection and dry out inflammation.

  • mix 2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar with ½ glass of water and apply on your acne with a cotton ball daily (twice a day in the morning and evening).

Applying apple cider vinegar on the skin can help reduce or minimize the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines.

Mix 2 tablespoons of apple cider vinegar with 1 tablespoon of lavender oil and 1 tablespoon of rosemary oil, apply on your skin face, leave it for 15 minutes then rinse with water, you will observe a smooth, clear skin.

Apple cider vinegar is an excellent toner for skin, mix equal water with apple cider vinegar, sprinkle over your skin and you skin will be much tonified.

Also apple cider vinegar can be used as remedy for dandruff, weight loss, candida, sunburns.

Under Eye Wrinkles – Home Remedies

under eye wrinkles Under eye wrinkles and sagging skin around eyes, a common problem, can appear early, as the age of 25 in some people .

Both men and women are looking the best treatment on” how to get rid of under eye wrinkles”. There are many natural remedies that can dimish fine lines, wrinkles, and help to keep skin supple and moisturized.

One of the best natural remedy for under eye wrinkles, bags under eyes and dark eye circles is pineapple juice. Pineapple juice is a natural from Alpha Hydroxy Acid(AHA), which helps you to smooth fine lines and wrinkles.

  • apply pineapple juice under eyes and leave it for 20 minutes, then rinse. Pineapple contain an enzyme called bromelain, that helps you to get rid of dead skin cells and dirt.

Grape seed oil, full of antioxidants, like proanthocyanidis, helps you to reduce under eye wrinkles. Apply grape oil on the eye wrinkles, it will rejuvenate the skin and combat wrinkles.

Mix a teaspoon of brown sugar with 3 teaspoons of warm milk, let it cool, apply the mixture on the fine lines under your eyes and you will see an improvement in minimizing the wrinkles under eyes and clean skin surface.

Lemon juice with it’s properties will help you reducing wrinkles around eyes. Apply few drops of lemon juice on a cotton ball and apply around your eyes, daily in the morning and night.

Mix 2 slices of cucumber, a capsule of Vitamin E, 2 teaspoons yogurt and 1 teaspoon of lemon juice, apply around the eyes and leave it for few minutes. It will smooth your skin and reduce fine lines and wrinkles.

Don’t forget to be patient while trying these eye wrinkles home remedies because it will take time to acquire the desired results.

 

 

Tips For Glowing Skin

Glowing-Skin-Tips  Many people are looking to get a natural glowing skin. When the skin has a natural glow it creates the impression of youthfulness and good health.

You can use orange to make your skin beautiful and healthy.

  • dry orange peels and make power by grinding them, apply the powder with water on your skin, then wash. It is a useful scrub for your skin.

Honey with it’s natural antioxidant and anti-microbial properties is used to protect skin for the damage of the sun’s rays and rejuvenate the skin.

  • apply honey on your face, leave it on few minutes and you will see that your skin is much glowing than before. Also honey is often used to treat acne.

Banana ,a good source of iron, magnesium ,rich in vitamin A, B and E works as an anti aging agent.

  • mix a banana with honey, add few drops of lemon juice, apply on your face, leave it for 15 minutes then rinse. Your skin will be more beautiful and glowing.

Papaya is rich in antioxidants and contain an enzyme called papaian, that can “clean” dead skin cells of your face and cure skin impurities.

  • rub fresh papaya on your skin and your skin face will be more smooth and glowing.

Drink plenty of water and orange juice. Orange juice containing Vitamin C, essential for manufacture of collagen, will help you to keep skin smooth and youthful.

You are what you eat, so try to incorporate in your daily meals healthy food like vegetables, fruits, grains and protein.

Olive Oil – Tips And Benefits

olive oil  Olive oil has a long history of being used as a home remedy for skin care. It can be used as cleanser, moisturizer and antibacterial agent for skin, also can help in treating  seborrheic  dermatitis, acne or psoriasis.

Olive oil containing antioxidants as Vitamin A,  Vitamin E , hydroxytyrosol, can prevent free radical damage on skin cells. The olive oil has more natural antioxidants that most beauty products. It can be used in treating aging skin or wrinkles.

Olive oil can be used as eye makeup remover, just few drops of extra virgin olive oil on a cotton pad, can gently remove eye makeup without irritating  the skin around the eyes area. Used frequently, olive oil can soften the skin around the eyes and smooth the wrinkles.

You can exfoliate your face: rub skin with olive oil, then scrub with sugar and rinse.

The olive oil will help clear up your blemishes and leave your skin smooth:

  • mix 1 tablespoon of castor oil( good for pores) with 2 tablespoons of olive oil, massage your face, leave on for 10 minutes, then wash with hot water, you will observe a clean skin, olive oil will help you to remove the impurities of face.

Olive oil as skin moisturizer to face and body ,it will keep your skin smooth and supple.

Advices for oily skin

Oily-Skin  Oily skin is a common problem, caused by over active sebaceous glands, that produces a substance called sebum. When the skin produces excessive sebum,  it becomes  heavy and thick in texture. The oilier the skin is, the dirtier the skin feels and looks, to prevent this feeling it’s important to keep the skin clean.

Managing oily skin can be challenging for many people. Here are some suggestions so you can take care of your oily skin:

Make scrubs : you can mix oatmeal with aloe vera, rub gently over your skin, leave on 20 minutes, then wash carefully.

Citrus oils like lemons, grapefruit , orange can help oily skin. You can refresh your face with a mixture of lemon juice and cucumber juice, apply to skin, leave on few minutes then wash it.

Tomatoes containing antioxidants, vitamin C and A, have astringent properties and are helpful for oily skin and acne:

  • mix tomatoes  juice with honey, the apply over your face, leave on 15 minutes , then wash with cold water (cold water closes skin pores).

Use aloe vera, to remove some of the oil from your skin. If your pores are clogged, you can use aloe vera to clean them out.

Sage and peppermint have astringent properties. Mix sage and pepermint in a cup, fill it with boiling water, leave it for 20 minutes, strain and let it cool before applying over face, is an excellent toner.

Clay masks (as bentonite) reduce greasiness of skin , also clean your skin from impurities:

  • mix 1 teaspoon of facial clay with lemon juice, apply over face, leave on for 10- 15 minutes then rinse it off.

Also eat fresh fruits and vegetables as much as possible and avoid unhealthy fats and replace them with healthy fats from nuts, seeds.

 

TIRED EYES – not a problem…

cucumber  Each of us have days when body doesn’t feel vibrant, but your face doesn’t have to show it.

Women have under circles they usually try to cover them with under eye concealer, but sometimes it is not a success.

Read some tricks that will help you to obtain the expected result:

You can rid of dark circles under the eyes by slicing a potato, put it in a wet paper towel and place it over your eyes about 10-15 minutes. Potatoes contain an enzyme that can “clean” the dark pigment.

As well you can use cucumber slices, a good tip for tired eyes.

Tea bags containing caffeine is one of the best remedy for dark circles under the eyes, they can relaxe and reduce dark circles.

Keep in mind the fresher and healthier the food we consume, better the skin looks. Eat plenty of antioxidant fruits and vegetables, include Omega 3 rich aliments in diet, drink at least 1,5 liters of water every day and you will obtain a glowing and beautiful skin.