Features of facial care at home: star secrets
Daily care of the skin of the face requires effort and time, but it is justified if the reflection in the mirror pleases with freshness. Many stars admit that salon procedures and plastic surgery help them to look younger than their years. But there are those celebrities who actively use family or popular beauty recipes, preferring regular face care at home.
Each skin type has its own care.
It is necessary to take care of the skin in a complex, as its condition directly depends on nutrition, health, physical activity, the presence or absence of bad habits. Effective facial treatment involves the use of high-quality cosmetics, the appropriate type of skin.
A simple test will help determine what kind of skin you have.
- In the morning, wash as usual, blot your face with a towel and do not apply makeup.
- After 2 hours, place a folded paper napkin on your face and gently press it around the nose, forehead, cheeks and chin.
- Greasy stains on paper in five places indicate oily skin.
- Owners of dry-type marks on the napkin will not.
- If the sebum is lightly treading in the forehead, nose and chin, you have normal skin.
- Strong spots in the same places appear at the combined type.
This test is relevant for young skin. Over the years, fat secretion decreases. Skin turgor is also reduced. The problems of sagging, wrinkles and bags under the eyes come out on top. Cosmetologists call this type of skin fading and recommend special anti-aging remedies for it. The need for such cosmetics is determined individually. The rate of aging depends on lifestyle and heredity: someone has visible wrinkles in 25, and someone in 40 years can boast of smooth, elastic and radiant skin.
Another, separately distinguished skin type is a problem one. Most often it is observed in adolescents, but may be in adults at different periods of life. Signs of problem skin include acne, comedones, enlarged pores, a bumpy surface and unhealthy complexion. Such manifestations may be due to hormonal alteration, diseases of the digestive and endocrine systems. Sensitive skin is also a problem type. To frequent peeling, redness, soreness of the skin leads to improper care, a tendency to allergies.
Dry epidermis: secrets of Natalia Varley and Julia Roberts
Matte, smooth, thin and delicate — dry skin looks great in his youth, but without sufficient moisture and nutrition, quickly ages after 25–30 years. It does not tolerate hard water and soap, frequent peeling, dry air, wind and sunlight. Dry skin is often prone to rosacea, so you can not wash very cold or, conversely, with hot water.
How to care for your face at home? If you have dry skin:
- wash your milk, which contains a lot of unsaturated fats, avocado, sesame, and hazelnut oil;
- for toning the skin, use a decoction of flowers of calendula or chamomile, mint leaves, flax seeds;
- Avoid cosmetics with petroleum products, alcohol, a high concentration of fruit acids;
- do peeling every two weeks, choose for deep cleansing scrubs with soft granules;
- during the day, use a moisturizer with milk and silk proteins, natural ingredients;
- at night apply a nutrient with wheat germ oil, olives, jojoba oil, aloe vera extract, honey, milk proteins.
In the care of the face at home, be sure to turn on their own homemade natural masks.
“Caucasian Captive” Natalya Varley advises making them on the basis of sour cream, as it nourishes, softens and moisturizes the skin. Hollywood actress Julia Roberts, known for the film «Pretty Woman», provides facial mask based on potatoes. Boiling one medium tuber in uniform, it peels it from the skin and carefully mashes it with a fork. Add mashed yolk and a tablespoon of cream to mashed potatoes. The composition of the face is still warm and holds 15 minutes. Make a mask preferably twice a week.
Normal type: secrets of Catherine Strizhenova and Sandra Bullock
In their youth, owners of normal skin type should reduce the use of cosmetics to a minimum. Their covers themselves do an excellent job with the function of protection and renewal. After 25 years, home skin care should be regular, but not overloading:
- practice alternately washing with warm and cool, but always soft water;
- as a soft cleanser, use bran bran decoction;
- do not use soap more than twice a week;
- wipe your face with a decoction of lime blossom, ice cubes;
- moisturize the skin with a light texture day cream;
- do not use fatty cosmetics;
- your ingredients: plant and algae extracts, fruit juices.
«Miss Congeniality» Sandra Bullock daily rubs the skin with a piece of apple. Natural juice replaces her tonics. Ekaterina Strizhenova has her own recipe for beauty. In the care of the face she adheres to grandmother’s rule. You can put any salad ingredients on your skin. The presenter uses herbal ice as a tonic, for the preparation of which calendula, chamomile, parsley, and dill are used.
Bold and Combined Type: Secrets of Nonna Grishaeva and Ashvariya Ray
In youth, oily skin causes a lot of trouble. Due to the increased activity of the sebaceous glands, it constantly shines. Girls with oily skin bother with enlarged pores and black spots on the face. At the same time, the signs of aging in such women come later, as the fat protects the skin from the negative effects of environmental factors and dehydration.
How to care for your face? If you have oily skin:
- clean it in the morning and in the evening with lotion with zinc, herbs;
- wash with cool water using gel;
- 1-2 times a week, exfoliate the stratum corneum of the epidermis with acid peels or scrubs with abrasive particles (salt, soda, ground stones, coffee);
- choose lightweight creams with anti-inflammatory and matting properties;
- at night apply seboregulant; This cream may contain black currant oil, sea buckthorn, Japanese Sophora extract, rosehip.
Proper facial treatment with combination skin is to take care of it as fat in the summer and dry in the winter.
Bollywood star Ashwaria Ray gets rid of the oily shine of egg white. She puts it on the face for a quarter of an hour, and then washes it off with water acidified with lemon juice. Unfading Nonna Grishaeva uses a family recipe. First, it cleanses the skin with a scrub of oatmeal (half a cup) and olive oil (table. L.). Then it washes away this remedy with a glass of kefir with the addition of lemon juice (tea. L.). The beauty session ends with a 10-minute mask of grated apple and a tablespoon of honey.
Problem epidermis: secrets of Evgenia Vlasova and Britney Spears
With improper care, oily skin becomes problematic. With insufficient cleansing, the pores become clogged with lard, dust and dead epithelium particles. A blockage usually causes inflammation: acne appears on the face. In the period of acute acne, you can not do peels and masks, steam out the skin. When washing, use decoctions of herbs. Treat inflammation with tea tree oil twice a day.
In the future, when acne subside, for the prevention, you can use lemon-herbal tea. This is the kind of facial treatment at home practiced by Britney Spears. The pop singer pours the brewed drink into a large pot of hot water and steam out the skin for 20 minutes.
With increased sensitivity, facial skin care at home suggests:
- washing once a day (in the morning) with barely warm boiled, thermal, mineral water;
- removing evening makeup with a tonic without alcohol or cosmetic milk;
- exfoliation 1-2 times a month using gommage;
- avoiding skin steaming;
- use creams with strong UV filters.
If you have sensitive skin, from time to time arrange her «holidays» from cosmetics.
Singer Yevgenia Vlasova soothes weathered or irritated skin with a watermelon peel mask. Peel must be cut, add half a cup of cottage cheese, 3 sprigs of parsley, a tablespoon of honey and the same almond oil. The mass is mixed in a blender and applied to a cleansed face for a third of an hour. Repeat the procedure twice a week.
Fading type: the secrets of Edita Piekha and Sophia Loren
How to care for your skin at home after 30? Use makeup for your age. You do not need to buy it, you can prepare money at home. Start your morning with cleansing the face, toning and applying a day cream with an SPF filter. In the evening, remove make-up with milk and apply caring serum. Peeling and masks do 1-2 times a week.
How to properly care for the skin of the face at a noble age, knows Edita P’eha. Mimic gymnastics helps keep muscles in tone to the 79-year-old singer. Skin Edita Stanislavovna softens honey (table. L.) With the addition of lemon juice (5 drops). Perfectly in 82 years looks and Sophia Loren. Easy face lifting Italian provides gelatin mask. 15 g of food powder must be diluted in 50 ml of milk. After one hour, the gelatin is completely dissolved in a water bath. Then add 3 tea. l glycerin and honey. Action time — 15 minutes.