Home remedies to remove dark spots and bags under the eyes

The bags under the eyes and dark spots on your skin are hereditary, but may be related to aging. The bags can make you look tired and dark spots can affect your self esteem. Before going to expensive surgical measures or spa treatments, trying to remove these imperfections with home remedies.

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Sleeping for eye bags
Sleep deprivation is one of the reasons for the emergence of low eye bags, so the first thing to prevent them, is getting enough sleep. Creates a sleep schedule where every day you go to bed and get up at the same time. Also, put an extra pillow under your head when sleeping to prevent fluid buildup around the eyes. Continue reading “Home remedies to remove dark spots and bags under the eyes”

Home remedies for skin tightening

One of the most common problems encountered as we age is sagging skin. This can lead to buy expensive medicines counter for skin tightening. But the fact is that many people can use a home remedy with the same success. Best of all, these remedies are good for your pocket and the environment.

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Stretching astringent
One of the easiest and fastest way to tighten the skin is through the use of an astringent on a regular basis. Lemon juice is an excellent natural astringent along with honey, rosemary and witch hazel. Honey and lemon have natural astringent and antibacterial properties. Witch hazel is an anti-inflammatory and astringent, and rosemary is also an astringent, but also helps to improve circulation. You can use each of these ingredients alone, mix them together or mix them with nutritious ingredients like milk cream, rose water or almond oil. Milk is rich in nutrients and contains acids that gently exfoliate the skin, rose water is a mild astringent and anti-inflammatory, and almond oil is a great moisturizer and a natural astringent. Continue reading “Home remedies for skin tightening”

How to moisturize the scalp

moisturize the scalp

How to moisturize the scalp. The dry scalp oil and hair products are causing the embarrassing dandruff. Dandruff shampoos are the best way to treat the problem, but they are only half the solution. It is also essential moisturize the scalp to maintain their health and vitality. You should do it every day, along with your health and beauty regime. It only takes a moment and avoid painful situations.

moisturize the scalp


Moisturize the scalp after showering with jojoba oil. Jojoba is a bushy shrub that grows in arid regions. This oil is an excellent moisturizer bush is loaded with vitamin E. Apply on the scalp after showering, rather than buy a shampoo with jojoba infusion, as this product can do prevents appropriate foam. Continue reading “How to moisturize the scalp”

Facial Care yogurt masks

Whether they suffer from acne, or because you have dry skin, dull or fat yogurt mask is a good way to treat your face. Yogurt is effective in cleaning and disinfection of the pores, preventing acne, skin moisturizing and revitalizing texture.

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When choosing the ingredients in your mask facial, choose plain yogurt. The varieties of fruit have too much sugar and other ingredients that are not beneficial for the skin. If your skin tends to be particularly dry, the lipid content in full fat, yogurt or whole, can provide needed moisture. If your skin is oily, use yogurt. Choose organic yogurt (available in health food stores) if you prefer to avoid hormonal residues and pesticides in non-organic dairy products. Furthermore, organic yogurt contains more amount of live active cultures, which enhance the bio availability of nutrients yogurt. Continue reading “Facial Care yogurt masks”

Ideas on how to make facial masks

A long bath with a good book can help you relieve stress in your life, but nothing seems to feel so good to your skin like when you wear a face mask. The good thing about making your own facial mask at home is that you can build with natural products instead of synthetic masks purchased, which may contain various amounts of chemicals. Make a mask in about five minutes, and then sit back and relax.

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Moisturizing Mask
If you have dry skin or a rough texture on your face, maybe you could benefit from a moisturizing mask. To make this mask, mix the following ingredients in a bowl, until you have a paste texture: 6 teaspoons apricot oil, 2 drops of 100% essential oil of frankincense, rose and orange blossom, followed by a teaspoon of warm honey melted, which can be done in the microwave, and finally ground almonds. Use many tablespoons of almonds as you wish to make the mask more or less gritty. If damask oil is not available, you can substitute grapeseed oil or sweet almond oil. Once your mask is completely mixed, apply it on your face. You can rub gently to work the ground almonds in your skin. Leave the mask on for 20 minutes, then rinse with warm water. Continue reading “Ideas on how to make facial masks”

Homemade facial mask for sensitive skin

Make your own facial mask helps the environment and can save you money regardless of your skin type, but if you have sensitive skin has the added benefit of ensuring that no harsh chemicals sconces to your face. probably have the ingredients to make a homemade mask in your kitchen cabinets or refrigerator. For sensitive skin face mask used recipes including cucumber, yogurt, milk or oatmeal as they all soften, cool or relieve skin.

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Test your mask
Regardless of the ingredients you use to make your mask, test it before using it to make sure you do not cause any adverse reactions. Make a small amount and apply a little on the inside of your elbow or behind your ear. Leave it for half an hour and then gently remove it with water. Wait for a day, if nothing has happened alarming, go ahead and enjoy the mask on your face. Continue reading “Homemade facial mask for sensitive skin”

How to have a beautiful complexion

A flawless complexion and radiant skin is the perfect canvas for makeup or to allow you to go confidently face washed. While age is a factor in less than perfect skin, there are some products you can use to reduce the signs of aging, improve texture and prevent other problems common to the skin.

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Eat a well balanced diet. Fill your plate with vegetables, fruits, nuts and whole grains. Fruits and vegetables contain antioxidants that help improve the appearance of your skin and repair your cells. Foods that stimulate the skin such as almonds or avocados have vitamins that are essential for healthy skin. Avoid fried foods and sugary as that cause and worsen acne outbreaks. Increase your intake of water, as this helps your body expel toxins, as demonstrated in your face in the form of a dull skin. Continue reading “How to have a beautiful complexion”

How to have smooth skin

Everyone is born with perfect skin, but time has an effect on our face, in the form of wrinkles, fine lines, acne scars and rough texture. Fortunately, there are several good for the complexion habits you can adopt to combat damaged skin. Although it is impossible to recover perfectly smooth skin you had as a child, there are steps you can take to have a smooth.

how to have smooth skin


Be smart and protect your skin from ultraviolet rays and stay away from tanning beds. Excessive exposure to ultraviolet light destroys collagen and elastin, leading to wrinkles and sagging. Overexposure to sunlight can also lead to age spots, rough texture of the skin and irregular pigmentation. Apply sunscreen Broad spectrum protection every time you go out, use a broad-brimmed hat and avoid tanning beds. For added protection, do not go between 10 am and 4 pm when the sun’s rays are more powerful and damaging. Continue reading “How to have smooth skin”

A pill to stop smoking

Canadian researchers report having found a pill that would allow the smoker to finish with the cigarette. Already used against psoriasis, the reflect revealed other properties: it slows the metabolism of nicotine and would be thus a true “magic potion” against smoking addiction.

Nicotine establishes and maintains the smoking addiction. Thus, the principle of various treatments for smoking cessation (patches, gum, etc.) aims to progressively reduce the daily dose of nicotine in the blood of the smoker. But a Canadian study could lead to the development of a new therapeutic pathway.

Man breaking cigarette

Limit the urge to smoke
After a cigarette smoker absorbs the nicotine that is found in his blood. Nicotine is then metabolized in blood and its concentration decreases. Below a certain threshold, the smoker is apt to turn a cigarette. “The principle (developed in this study) is different from what is currently used” said Edward M. Sellers, Director of the study. Continue reading “A pill to stop smoking”

Contraceptive patch: users speak!

The patch already has followers among our forums. Then, conquered or disappointed? This new method of contraception is practice? Secure? Our users confront their opinions online. Selected pieces.

Available in France since early 2004, the patch is an alternative to the existing means of contraception. What are its advantages and disadvantages? To be nonstick, discover an overview of their discussions.

Contraceptive patch

A formula practice
Unlike the pill that takes every day, the patch is placed on the abdomen or buttocks for 7 days. After three weeks (and therefore three patches) women should remove the stamp during the fourth week. So it’s the same principle as the pill, single route of administration and dosage change! “From a practical point of view, it’s great” explains Sofy 17 a Doctissimo surfer. “There is still a week.” It no longer has to wonder if it has not forgotten to take his pill. But be careful to correctly lay early in the week, otherwise the question constantly is well pasted, if there is no water that will go in and is effective even by making folds”. Continue reading “Contraceptive patch: users speak!”