Ice has been used for cosmetic purposes for a long time. This pleasant procedure rejuvenates the skin and makes it more elastic, stimulates metabolic processes, tightens pores and promotes the natural appearance of blush.
Ice makeup rules
* Rubbing your face with ice, drive them along the massage lines, capturing the area around the eyes. The massage lines run from the middle of the forehead to the temples; from the inner corner of the eye along the upper eyelid to the outer corner of the eye, and then along the lower eyelid to the nose; on the back of the nose; from the corner of the mouth to the middle of the ear, and then from the middle of the upper lip to the upper part of the ear; from the middle of the chin to the earlobes.
* Do not stay on one area of the skin for more than 3-5 seconds, so as not to irritate the skin and hypothermia.
* You can make ice cubes from herbal infusions or decoctions, which will enhance the healing effect of the procedure.
Making ice from herbal infusions
An infusion of rosehip petals or any kind of rose will add freshness and velvety to the skin. Take 1 tablespoon of petals and pour 1 cup of boiling water, leave for 30 minutes, strain and let cool. Pour into ice cube trays, freeze. Rub your face with cubes in the morning and evening.
The infusion of a series is suitable for oily skin. To prepare the infusion, brew 1 tablespoon of the string for 1 cup of boiling water.
Pharmacy chamomile infusion tones the skin and smoothes wrinkles, relieves irritation. To obtain it, pour 1-2 tablespoons of dry raw materials with 1 glass of boiling water, leave for 15-20 minutes, strain.
Celandine is a good antiseptic and is effective against acne. To prepare the infusion, pour 2 tablespoons of chopped herbs with 1 glass of boiling water, strain. The result is a yellow-orange infusion, which gives the skin a light tan color.
Remember the contraindications, rubbing the face with ice is contraindicated for those who suffer from skin inflammation or have dilated blood vessels, as well as in the presence of open wounds. Do not freshen up with such products before going outside in cold weather.