Video: Eye Masks: Rejuvenation At Home
The skin around the eyes is very thin and contains little elastin and collagen. That is why it is stronger than the skin on the face, reacts to adverse factors: stress, dry air, overwork, lack of sleep, smoking, etc. Homemade eye masks help to rejuvenate the skin, smooth out wrinkles, remove puffiness and dark circles. Location: Location: Before applying any mask, the skin around the eyes should be cleaned of cosmetics and dust with a special mild agent. The mask is applied with light movements, trying not to stretch the delicate skin. During the procedure, you need to lie as relaxed as possible and close your eyes. After washing off the mask, the eyes are rinsed with cold water or the skin of the eyelids is rubbed with an ice cube.
You can rejuvenate the skin around the eyes with a spinach mask. Take some spinach leaves, grind them in a blender and squeeze. Add a few drops of vitamin A and some eye cream to a teaspoon of the resulting juice. Stir the mixture thoroughly until smooth and apply to the skin. Remove the anti-aging agent with a cosmetic disc soaked in milk.
To prepare a toning mask, take two tablespoons of liquid honey and yolk. Combine the ingredients and add some barley flour to keep the mask from dripping. You need to keep this product on the skin for 15 minutes.
Sage and parsley are good for swelling under the eyes. You can make hot and cold compresses from sage infusion. And parsley is chopped, mixed with a tablespoon of sour cream and applied to the skin around the eyes for 20 minutes.
Raw potatoes work well against dark circles. Grate half a small potato, add a little milk and wheat flour. The mixture should be thick enough - like sour cream. Keep this mask for 15-20 minutes.
A very effective anti-aging mask can be prepared from Blepharogel - moisturizing eye drops. This remedy can be bought at the pharmacy, and it consists of hyaluronic acid and aloe juice. For a mask, mix half a teaspoon of Blepharogel and 1 teaspoon of olive or almond oil. Apply the mixture to the skin around the eyes and lashes, leave it on for 30-60 minutes and remove the residue with a tissue. This procedure should be carried out one hour before bedtime, otherwise swelling under the eyes may occur. In addition to rejuvenating the skin of the eyelids, this mask also promotes increased eyelash growth.