Posted on Mar 03, 2009 | Comments 3
If you are looking for more natural ways for your skin care, olive oil completes your search [Olive oil skincare].
Apart from its amazing health benefits, olive oil is very beneficial for regular skin care routine.
Along with vitamin E, oleic acid is present in olive oil that contains fabulous regenerative properties that when transferred to skin cells will help to rejuvenate skin.
Vitamin E that is present in olive oil will protect your skin cells from free radicals and heals damaged skin effectively.
Suits perfectly for dry as well as sensitive skin, olive oil promotes softening and moistening effect for your skin.
The anti-aging effect of olive oil benefits your skin by preventing appearance of wrinkles. So, if you are unclear about how to use olive oil in your daily skin care routine, here are some easy recipes for you.
For normal skin
Recipe #1: Mix 1 teaspoon of non fat curd and olive oil. Add ½ teaspoon of parsley juice to curd and the olive oil mixture. Carefully mix all the ingredients evenly.
Apply the mixture to your face and allow it to settle for 15-20 minutes. After 15 minutes, wash your face with warm water. This particular mask softens your skin and promotes better nourishment.
Recipe #2: Squeeze juice from freshly grated cucumber. Add 1 teaspoon of sour milk and 1/2 teaspoon of olive oil to cucumber juice.
Knead the ingredients carefully. Apply the mixture to your face and neck. Allow it to settle for 20 minutes and then rinse it off with cold water. This particular mask provides best cleansing effect.
For sensitive skin
Ingredients required include, ¼ fresh banana, 1 teaspoon of olive oil and 1 teaspoon of freshly grated cucumber juice.
Extract some sauce from ¼ of fresh banana with 1 teaspoon of olive oil each and freshly grated cucumber juice. Keep the mixture on your face for 30 minutes and then wash your face clean with cool water.
For oily skin
Recipe #1: Take one teaspoon of oat flour, olive oil and sour milk each. Mix all the ingredients evenly. Add ¼ teaspoon of kitchen salt and carefully stir the mixture gently.
Apply the mixture to the face and allow the mask to settle for 20 minutes. After 20 minutes, rinse your face thoroughly with warm water.
Recipe #2: Take some fresh tomato juice, ½ teaspoon of olive oil and 1 teaspoon of starch. Knead the ingredients carefully and apply the mixture on your face. Leave it for 20 minutes and later wash your face thoroughly with warm water.
If your skin contains excessive fat, then this particular Homemade face mask will be very helpful to obliterate the excessive fat that is containing in your skin pores.
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