Posts Tagged ‘face care’

How To Make A Moisturizing Face Pack

Sunday, December 30th, 2012

Moisturizing Face Pack, free creamThe home-made natural face packs are way better than the chemical based store bought ones. The home made ones, being natural are always free from side effects and definitely cheaper in expense as you are making it yourself only. Here are some useful recipes for making moisturizing face packs.

Avocado face pack

The avocado face pack involves avocado & honey, two most useful moisturizing agents. You will need a half soft and very ripe avocado and ¼ th cup of honey. Mash the fruit into a bowl and then pour in the honey and stir until it’s a smooth paste. Apply the paste to the skin & leave like that for around 10 minutes. Now, rinse your face with cool washcloth.

Milk mask

Take one teaspoon of powdered milk, one tablespoon of honey, one teaspoon of aloe vera gel and essential oil (2 drops). It’s one of the classic face packs for face. Mix up all the specified ingredients well and then apply to the face. Keep it that way for around 15 minutes and then wash it with mild warm water.

Chocolate face pack

Dark chocolate not only satiates your taste bud but could be equally beneficial for your skin as well. For the chocolate face pack you will need 1 bar of dark chocolate, 1 cup of milk and 3 tablespoon of salt. Mix up the salt and milk well into a little bowl. Place a little bowl on the saucepan 1/4th filled with water set on the boiler on medium heat. Now break the bar into pieces which will help in a faster melting. Make sure it’s evenly melted and then take the bowl out of the saucepan. Apply the pack only when it’s cool.

Causes of excessive facial hair in women

Sunday, November 11th, 2012

facial hair, remove facial hairHaving excessive facial hair is often shameful and embarrassing especially for women. It is also the cause of poor self image and depression in women.

Reasons for excessive facial hair growth in women

You may be wondering how such hairs grow on your face even though you use some of the best beauty products. But doctors have slated out some of the reasons for this facial hair growth. Here are some of those reasons given below:

  • Hormonal imbalance due to perimenopause and menopause- even after the monthly menstrual cycle finishes there are instances when your hair can grow thin and you may get facial hair. It gradually grows into repeated dark hairs or large moustache. This happens mainly because of the hormonal imbalance because of the final stages during menopause.
  • Insulin overload- diabetes is something that is increasingly growing amongst people especially in women. In order to reduce the levels of carbohydrates from the body doctors often prescribe insulin. Now this has got a side effect that often affects many women. It often results in hormonal imbalance which further results in the growth of excessive facial hair in women.
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome- this term may sound a bit scary but in reality it is not scary at all. It is just a syndrome and it often comes as a reaction after the intake of insulin. It can be treated easily and the effects can be controlled with immediate effect. Basically it is advised not to consume insulin on a daily basis.

Tips to have wrinkle free face

Monday, September 17th, 2012

face care, wrinkle free face, skin careThere is a common mistake which people make while choosing anti wrinkle cream and that is they think that it will really remove the wrinkles from their face. Up to a certain extent they do but not completely. If you want to remove the wrinkles from your face then you need to do something extra apart from using the anti wrinkle creams. Normally wrinkles on the face and body occur due to the following reasons:

·            Poor diet.

·            The sun’s ultraviolet rays.

·            Loss of Elastin and collagen.

How to get wrinkle free face?

If you want to look young for a longer period then it is time that you start taking care of your skin because they may start to wrinkle without any such symptoms. Here are some of the ways by which you can keep your skin especially face away from wrinkles:

ü  Each and every day you must get some amount of sunlight because it is useful for the body to get Vitamin D. This does not mean you can stay under the sun for a long time since that might not be good because of the ultraviolet effects.

ü  A proper diet can also keep wrinkles away from your face. Eating lots of vegetables and fruits will definitely help because it helps the skin to give a glow. The intake of proper vegetables and fruits helps to damage the possible effects that can occur from free radicals.

ü  You must make sure that the elastin and collagen in the body remains intact so that the wrinkles do not occur. These two vitamins are essential to keep the skin maintain its elasticity.