To make your eyes shine with youth and beauty longer, you need to properly care for the skin around them. The skin of the eyelids is very thin, delicate and dry, so it is prone to premature aging and wrinkles. To keep it firm and supple, accustom yourself to daily eyelid care.
It is necessary
- Creamy mask:
- - 1 tsp cream,
- - 1/2 tsp olive oil.
- Honey compress:
- - 1 tsp honey,
- - 2 tsp milk.
- Bread mask:
- - 1/4 piece of white bread,
- - 2 tbsp. milk,
- - 0.5 tsp almond oil.
Thoroughly remove makeup from your eyelids. This should be done every evening. It is very harmful for the eyes, eyelashes and eyelids to go to bed with makeup that is not washed off. When washing your face, do not rub your eyelids with sponges or hands. This severely traumatizes the skin. The best way to remove makeup is to apply a mild cleansing milk to a cotton pad and gently massage away eye makeup. After that, wash your face with a cleanser without touching the skin around the eyes. Finish off with cool water to tone your face and eyelids.
Strengthen the delicate skin of the eyelids with ice. Ice cubes should be used to wipe the upper eyelid from the bridge of the nose to the outer corner, the lower one - from the outer corner to the bridge of the nose. For freezing, it is best to use mineral water, strong tea leaves or decoctions of medicinal herbs (calendula, chamomile, linden, sage). Perform such rubbing every morning after washing. They remove swelling, increase the skin tone of the eyelids, and prevent its aging.
Use an eye cream. A moisturizing and nourishing eye cream is a must-have on a woman's dressing table, just like a face cream. It should be the right age for you. Choose an eye cream of proven brands, do not skimp on the quality of this product. The eye cream removes fine wrinkles, protects against UV rays, moisturizes, nourishes and strengthens the skin.
Wear glasses or contact lenses if your eyesight is poor. If you squint often, early wrinkles around your eyes are guaranteed.
Do gymnastics for the skin of the eyelids to strengthen them and increase elasticity. Here are some basic exercises that can help keep the skin around your eyes looking younger. They need to be performed daily 2-3 times. - Rotate the pupils clockwise and counterclockwise 10-15 times.
- Quickly blink your eyes for 10 seconds. Repeat several times.
- Close your eyes tightly and then open your eyes wide. Repeat several times.
- Hold the outer and inner corners of your eyes with your fingertips and try to squint.
Use natural homemade masks to tighten the skin of the eyelids. Creamy mask.
Combine cream and olive oil. Apply the mixture to the upper and lower eyelids for 10-15 minutes, then rinse with warm water. Moisturize your eyelids.
Stir honey in warm milk. Soak 2 cotton pads in the mixture and place them on your eyelids. Keep the compresses on your eyelids for 15 minutes, then rinse and apply cream on your eyelids.
Wrap the gruel of fresh cucumber in cheesecloth and place on eyelids for 15 minutes. After that, wipe the skin with a cotton swab dipped in warm water.
Soak white bread in warm milk, add almond butter to the mixture and mix everything into a homogeneous gruel. Apply the mask to the skin of the eyelids, hold for 15 minutes, then remove the mask with your fingers and rinse the skin with cool water. Apply a nourishing cream.