Chamomile – benefits for skin

chamomile Chamomile is frequently added to skin cosmetics to serve as an emollient and for it’s anti- inflammatory effects. Chemical components of chamomile extract have demonstrated anti-inflammatory, antigenotoxic and anticancer properties.

Alpha- bisabolol , a compound in chamomile reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and accelerates the healing process of the skin.

  • apply a cooled  cup of chamomile tea as a face wash and you will observe a healthy skin.

Use chamomile as an astringent and moisturizer for skin. Excess of oil in the sebaceous glands of skin can cause acne and blocked pores. Apply cooled chamomile tea with a cotton ball on affected skin area and leave it, it helps to treat existing acne and blackheads and your open pores will be cleaned.

Add fresh flower heads to a cool bath and your sunburns and itchy skin will be relieved.

Chamomile herb has anti-inflammatory effects that may help eczema and other minor skin problems.

Chamomile containing flavonoids, treats dermatitis related inflammations by preventing the release of histamire – a chemical that cause swelling, itching and redness.

The chemical content of plant helps you in obtaining a smooth and relaxed skin, especially if you have a sensitive type of skin.

Be careful . before using, you should try your skin for a chamomile allergy.

Natural Remedies For Skin Blemishes

blemishes  Facial blemishes are dark patches or marks on the face due to any skin condition( acne, whiteheads, blackheads, age spots) that tend to clog the pores of the skin.

Here are some natural remedies that you can use at home:

Mix aloe vera with few (2-3) Vitamin E capsules and apply the mixture on the skin face, leave it for 10 minutes, then rinse. This will remove blemishes on your face and makes your skin soft and supple.

Lemon is one of the best remedy that can be used for skin. Apply lemon juice on the blemish prone area , then wash with cold water. Also you can mix lemon juice and turmenic powder, apply on the skin face , leave it for 20 minutes then rinse.

With this combination of Vitamin C and Alpha Hidroxy  Acid (AHA), lemon juice can help you to get rid of blemishes.

Mix rose water, yogurt and powder of orange peel that have been dried. Apply the mixture on skin face, leave it few minutes then rinse. This is a good removal of blemishes.

Boil chamomile in water, add few drops of lemon juice, leave it till is cold, then wash your face, it is an efficient cure for blemishes.

Mint leaves can help you to heal blemishes. Make a paste of mint leaves and few drops of water, apply on your blemishes, leave it for 10 minutes then wash with cold water.

Simple Anti-Aging Products For Home Use

Even if we are in the 21 century and cosmetic companies are struggling to innovate the market with anti-aging creams, this matter is personal for every woman. Anti-aging products are not a myth and are accessible to every person. You can even use your own treatments, from the comfort of your own home. You don’t need expensive creams and treatments at salons.

Some of the ingredients are trivial such as:

  • Honey, one of the best skin care ingredient in any anti-aging product, it keeps the skin hydrated and provides a smooth and healthier texture. It can also help with acne.
  • Beside the pleasant taste that it offers, avocado is a natural moisturizer rich in vitamins A, D and E , containing healthy fats that will improve the sings of aging. It can be also used for the treatment of eczema.
  • Marigold and chamomile flowers teas and tinctures can help aging skin. Just wash your face with this beneficial tea and you will see a big improvement in your skin texture.