For centuries, cosmetologists and dermatologists have learned to cooperate in the fight against imperfections. Today, many herbs are an integral part of cosmetology, as they contain unique bio active substances capable nourish, rejuvenate and protect the skin from the effects of the factors from the external environment.
Herbs have many, some contain alkaloids, others – vitamins, third – fats and oils.
In accordance with this and use them in dermatology and cosmetology.
Against inflammation and disinfection
A kind of herb that magnificent disinfection and soothes inflammation occurred in the skin, is an extract of salvia. It helps the skin cells to recover, so can be found in many cosmetic products. Especially those fighting the signs of aging. Kaku also normalize the function of the sebaceous glands and treat pimples and is suitable even for children hypersensitive skin. Clary sage stimulates hair growth, prevents its loss treatment, dandruff and is a frequent component of shampoos and hair conditioners.
Lime Blossom and extract it invested in products has actively soothing properties. It strengthens the capillaries and accelerates the regeneration of the cells, resulting in improving the color of the face, improves elasticity and strength of the skin. Lime herb, extremely useful for dry skin and wash in the summer with golden and fragrant decoction of lime blossom is not only pleasant, but also useful: it perfectly softens and moisturizes irritated and dehydrated skin.
In the extract of St. John’s wort can be found many essential oils, 10 tannins, vitamin C, carotene. The herb St. John’s wort helps to restore the cell rejuvenating and soothing the skin. It is used also as an antiseptic, eliminating inflammation and irritation.
To tone and cleaning
Parsley – very useful plant for the skin because of its richness in vitamin A, vitamin which is known as the “beauty vitamin.” A parsley impact on the skin of a toning effect, which increases the strength and elasticity of the skin. Convince yourself and prepare your mask fragrant herb mash the plant to form a pulp and apply on face and neck for 15-20 minutes, then rinse with lukewarm water and apply the usual nourishing cream.
For oily and porous skin is very useful and marigold creams made from it. Calendula shrink pores, nourishes and soothes the skin, remove excess fat. Due to the biologically active substances and vitamins contained in the marigold, intensify the metabolism in the skin.
Antiseptic and antiviral
Essential oils obtained from rosemary is one of the most effective natural antiseptic, soothing dry, combination and blemished skin. Also, rosemary is used for moisturizing the skin against stagnant lymph and fight cellulite.
Essential oils in the mint have many useful properties and are used in almost all tools for foot care.
The essential oil of lemon balm is used to treat herpes, boils, pimples and skin irritations. This oil is often included in the means to care for oily hair and remove dandruff.
Basil takes care of displaying toxins, softens and rejuvenates the skin, improving circulation. Useful for people with sensitive skin. Thanks to its exquisite aroma that many resources to care for the person.
Recipes with herbs and potions
* 4 tablespoons chopped oatmeal pour 60 ml of boiling water, stir until a thick paste and add 2 teaspoons finely chopped mint leaves. Use this mask for the face, neck and body – to refresh the skin and remove redness.
* The juice of parsley is a simple and inexpensive way to whiten skin and remove pigment spots and freckles: pour boiling water chopped parsley stalks, let soak for 20-30 minutes, strain, cool and rub the face 2-3 times a day .
* Prepare infusion to wash (recommended for oily, problematic and too sweaty skin) 1 tablespoon dried wort pour a cup of boiling water. Then rub the face with a nourishing cream.