Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Citrus fruits for skin care. Grapefruit.

Grapefruit is well-known for its rejuvenating properties. Its composition is very similar to lemons and oranges and contains vitamins A, B, C, D, and P. With the help of grapefruit masks you can fight with freckles and wrinkles, lighten pigmentation spots. Grapefruit refreshes the skin greatly. This fruit is recommended in the care of oily and combined face skin.

Natural homemade recipes for skin care from grapefruit

- Take a tablespoon of yeast and mix with 1 tablespoon of grapefruit juice. Apply the prepared mask on the face. Wait for 20 minutes and rinse with warm water.

- Take 2 tablespoons of grapefruit juice and mix with 1 tablespoon of yogurt and 1 tablespoon of rice flour. Apply this mask on the face and wash off after 20 minutes. With the regular using of this mask recipe you can prevent the appearance of wrinkles, skin becomes smoother, and the process of skin withering will slow down.

- Peel one average grapefruit and mash. Add a cup of sour milk. Put in the refrigerator for an hour. Then apply this mask on the face and neck for 30 minutes. Rinse with warm water.

- Add a tablespoon of grapefruit juice to the pounded egg yolk, and then add a teaspoon of vegetable oil. Mix everything carefully and add a tablespoon of sour cream. The mixture is applied on the face for 15-20 minutes, then rinse with warm water.