This homemade cream is ideal skin care product as it hydrates the skin, evens the complexion, decreases the number of visible wrinkles, and slows down the aging process of the skin. It is entirely made out of natural ingredients and soothes all skin types. The results are visible in 7 days. The ones, who treat their skin with respect, will love this cream. The recipe is simple, but does wonders!
- 1 spoon of almond or olive oil
- 1 egg yolk
- 1 teaspoon of honey
- 2 teaspoons of Vaseline
Steam the Vaseline to melt. It will take couple of minutes. Then remove it from the stove and add the remaining ingredients. Thoroughly mix for couple of minutes until you get a homogenous mixture. Then, transfer the mixture in some old cream box of 50 ml. Store it in the fridge.
Use: First cleanse your face and then with circular movements apply from the cream onto the face. After 30 minutes, remove the remaining cream with a cotton disc previously soaked in mineral water or with a wet wipe.
This homemade cream is excellent tool for the rejuvenating Zogan facial massage.
Important to know: Since it takes more than one hour for the skin to absorb the cream, you should apply it 2 hours before going to bed.
How to prevent and decrease wrinkles
A small network of wrinkles, atonic and flaccid skin of the lower eyelids and bags under the eyes make the face sick and old. Often times, this is not a consequence of tiredness, but a symptom of a specific disease. Therefore, you should always consult your physician.
In order to treat bags under the eyes and make them less visible, potato masks are very helpful. Ground one middle sized potato and apply the grounded mixture on a previously cleansed skin under the eyes. After 20 minutes, rinse the face and apply upper eyelid cream. If the skin under your eyes is atonic and has a small network of wrinkles, cook one potato together with the rind, then mash it and mix it with 1 teaspoon of sour cream and apply it onto your skin starting from the outer eye corners. After 20 minutes, rinse off with lukewarm water and then apply upper eyelid cream.
Mixture for prevention of wrinkles
- 50 ml of strawberry juice
- 50 ml of cucumber juice
- 0, 6 grams of salicylic acid
- 100 ml of 70% alcohol
- 50 ml of water
Mix all of these ingredients and then gently rub your face with the mixture or you can soak a layer of cotton wool in it and cover the face with it. Leave it like that for 5 to 10 minutes. For oily skin you should use alcohol and for dry skin wine.
Yeast, being rich in vitamin B, tones the skin, improves its circulation and the exchange of substances, and it cleanses the pores. It is recommended for oily and dry skin. Mash half a cube of yeast, gradually adding warm milk to sour cream consistency ( for normal skin), vegetable oil ( for dry skin), or 3 % hydrogen peroxide solution ( for oily skin). Apply the mixture onto the face in layers and leave it like that for 20 minutes. Then, rinse off with warm water. For optimal results, repeat the procedure for 20 days.
Beans: A magnificent cosmetic product. Cooked beans, mashed and mixed with lemon juice and vegetable oil, nourish the skin and remove wrinkles.
Onion: Mix 30 grams of onion juice, juice of white lily flower, and white wax and heat the mixture in a clay vessel over low heat simmering with a wooden spoon.
Aloe Vera: Make juice from the leaves and add 5 parts water. Leave it to sit like that for an hour. Then boil it for 3 minutes and strain it with gauze. Put compresses, 2 to 3 times per week for 10 minutes. For this purpose you need to prepare fresh bio stimulating Aloe Vera juice. Cut the plant’s leaves, and then wash and dry them. Leave them for 12 hours in the fridge or in a dark cold place. Afterwards, throw away any blackened leaves and ground the remaining ones. Then strain them with gauze. Use it right away. For longer use, it should be preserved by adding 2 dl of ethyl alcohol to 8 parts juice in a bottle and kept in a cold place.
Saline- Add 2 teaspoons of salt in one glass of water and soak a cotton wool in it and rub your face and neck gently. For very thin skin, use 2-3% of tannin solution.
In the morning, after washing your face, put a warm compress on the face for 2 to 3 minutes. Wipe with a towel or rinse with cold water.
To prevent wrinkles, always rinse from bottom to top; the eyes from the temples toward the nose.
St John’s wort oil
Add 50 ml of sunflower oil to 5 grams of crushed St John’ s wort flowers, leave it for 2 weeks in a cold place and then strain it. Use it to prevent wrinkles on dry skin.
Quince: Massage your face with a slice of quince. Most recommendable for wrinkled and old-looking skin.
Banana: Mash a ripe banana with a fork, add sour cream and after mixing, add up potato flour until you achieve thickness of a sour cream. Before you apply the mask, apply nourishing cream. Apply a thin layer onto the face and after it has dried off, apply another one, especially onto the wrinkled area. Cover your face with gauze soaked in the mixture or thin layers of cotton wool. Keep the mask for 40 minutes and then remove it with cotton pads soaked in warm water. This should be practiced on a daily basis and it is recommendable for dry skin. You need to do 10 repetitions of this treatment. After one or two months, you can do the treatment again.
Birch leaves- wrinkled eye area:
Put the leaves in a pot, add cold water, leave it for 8 hours, and then strain.
Mix ¼ glass of grape juice with ¼ glass of raw milk. Soak a layer of cotton wool and apply it onto the face. Cover the face with a towel, and remove it after 20 minutes. Leave the skin to dry and then apply face cream.
Wild strawberry is highly beneficial for dry and wrinkled skin. Simply, make a mixture of equal parts of mashed wild strawberries and honey. Also, a mask from ¼ glass of milk and ¼ of wild strawberry juice is recommended for treatment of wrinkled skin. Soak a layer of cotton wool in the mixture and leave it onto the skin for 20 minutes. Cover with gauze. Afterwards, rub the face gently and apply nourishing mask.
Zucchini: Mix 1 teaspoon of zucchini juice and one egg yolk. Apply the mixture onto the face, and remove it after 20 minutes with a cotton wool soaked first in warm and then in cold water.
Cut the zucchini in thin and elongated slices and cover your face with them. Remove them after 20 minutes and rinse your face with milk or lukewarm water.
Ground potato and cucumber, mix them, and apply the mixture onto your face and neck. Keep it for 20 minutes. Then, wash off with water mixed with lemon juice and leave the face to dry. Apply olive oil and massage the face.
A mask from equal parts (1 teaspoon each) of lemon juice, carrot juice, yogurt, and rice flour needs to be applied onto the face, twice per week. You need 20 treatments.
Chop one lemon, add a glass of vodka and leave it like that for 10 days. Soak a layer of gauze in it and put it onto your face. Remove the gauze after 20 minutes, but do not rinse the face.
During the summer period, rinse your face with a mixture from Talia tea and green raspberry leaves (1 spoon of each per glass of boiled water). You can also freeze this tea into cubes and use the cubes to massage the wrinkled areas.
Mix 2 teaspoons of mashed raspberries and 1 egg white. Apply it onto the face and keep it for 20 minutes. Rinse off with cold water.
Mix two ground carrots with 1 egg white, 1 teaspoon of olive oil, and some starch. Apply the mixture onto the neck and leave it for 15 minutes (oily skin) or 30 minutes (dry skin). Wash off with warm and then with cold water.