Usually freckles are associated with spring, but many are puzzled by the problem of their removal in the fall.
Some, after a vacation on the beach, found that both the chest, and the shoulders, and the back became red.
Others simply waited for the season of the inactive sun — this is the right time for whitening treatments.
Freckles, or epheloids appear due to the uneven distribution in the skin of melanocytes, the cells that produce the coloring pigment melanin.
Why some people have melanocytes located in the skin «islands» is not yet clear.
It is only known that the most freckled are ginger and blond.
Despite the fact that an impressive number of people consider freckles to be an interesting detail that adds charm to its owners, an equally impressive number of their owners are trying in every way to get rid of them.
Bleaching creams, tonics, foams, serums set in pharmacies and supermarkets. Therefore, before you buy something, read what the manufacturers write on the package.
It is better to choose means with lanolin, spermaceti, peach oil — they give a mild whitening effect.
Synthesis of melanin in the skin inhibits cosmetics with Arbutin, kojic and azelaic acids, vitamin C.
Ignore creams with mercury and hydrogen peroxide — they are toxic.
And have patience: from the first, no cream will help.
To achieve a visible effect, it will take 5-8 weeks of regular use.
HOME BLEACHING MASKS
They have several significant advantages at once — effective, inexpensive, safe.
They are made in the evening, removed with a gauze or cotton swab moistened with water.
To soften the skin, after the fact apply a thin layer of nourishing cream on the face.
Here are some popular recipes:
• To 40 g of moisturizer add 2 teaspoons lemon juice.
The resulting mixture is applied to the skin 1-2 times a day for 2-3 weeks.
• squeeze cucumber juice and mix it with an equal amount of alcohol solution or alcohol, infuse for 24 hours.
Gauze napkins soaked in the resulting mixture, put on face for 2-3 minutes.
Repeat 3 times within 15–20 minutes.
• Stir 1/4 cup sour milk, tablespoon of oatmeal and 1/2 teaspoon grated horseradish.
Place the mixture between two layers of gauze and put on face for 15–20 minutes.
• Cook parsley infusion (a tablespoon of finely chopped greens pour 1/2 cup boiling water, cool and strain) and use when washing.
In fact, peels — or rather, their irrepressible use, by themselves can provoke the appearance age spots.
But some of them work quite gently, affect only the upper layers of the skin, and you can try to get rid of freckles with their help if masks and creams did not help, but you really want to become a white-skinned woman.
• Retinolovy, or «yellow» peeling. Optimal, according to cosmetologists, option. Retinoic acid gives a rich yellow color to peeling.
Other ingredients include ascorbic, azelaic and kojic acids.
Peeling is delicate, does not require a lot of time for recovery after the procedure.
The effect of the application will be noticeable after about a week, it persists for about 6 months.
• Glycolic peeling based on glycolic acid. It is very popular because of its non-invasive and quickly manifested effect.
It is even called «peeling at lunchtime.»
Surface peels not only whiten, but also increase skin turgor, smooth fine wrinkles, which, of course, makes women even more attractive.
In the autumn, the sun is not as active as in summer, but it is still worth using during the bleaching course. sunscreen, as the skin becomes very sensitive to ultraviolet.
Starting a course to get rid of freckles, it should be borne in mind that all whitening procedures, even the most benign, can dry out the skin, leading to premature wrinkles and aging of the face.
Skin in this period need additional nutrition and hydration.