Grapes are valuable products used in the kitchen to prepare various dishes as pastries, delicious fruit drinks and wines. Grapes are also often eaten in its pure form, enriching your body with vitamins and minerals that it contains in its raw form.
However, few people know that grapes are also used for the preparation of various cosmetic products both industrial and household. Useful for face and how from it can make a mask?
Effects of grapes on skin:
Grapes contain a lot of useful elements that are beneficial for your skin:
- Saturated and Unsaturated Fatty Acids
- Organic Acids
Grapes has a multifaceted effect on the skin:
- Grapes free radicals so the skin gets a healthy complexion.
- Organic acids promote skin regeneration making stay on its surface as dark spots and freckles less noticeable.
- Trace in elements strengthens blood vessels and restore the collagen framework.
- Vitamin A, which is present in grapes also leads to rejuvenation of skin and promotes rapid healing of wounds.
- Grape essential oils and polyphenols tone the skin and improve its elasticity.
In general, grape mask is an excellent anti-aging cosmetic product that everyone can easily use at home.
What kinds of grapes are used for face masks?
For the preparation of cosmetics at home, it is best to use white grapes.
Homemade Grape Masks:
To rejuvenate your skin at home, you can simply wipe the face with grapes. Enhance the effect of the pulp or juice mix with the other ingredients which also have a rejuvenating effect.
Grape facial mask can be prepared from the following ingredients:
- Olive oil – 1 tsp
- Honey – 1 tsp
- Grape – 8 – 10 pieces of medium size
Peel the grapes and remove seeds and mix with the pulp of grapes and other ingredients using a blender to bring to a homogeneous mass. Apply the mask for at least 15 to 35 mins.
If you have oily skin, then get rid of the appearance of greasy shine you can make a mask by mixing grape and egg. To do this, peel and remove seeds of a handful of grapes and chop the pulp and add one raw egg white. applied on face and for about 20 minutes. After removing the mask the skin should be treated with tonic.
For aging skin:
Method 1: Grape mask is by following the recipe by taking 6 – 8 grapes peel and remove seeds, crush pulp of grapes and mix with liquid sour cream and honey (1 tsp). The mixture applied directly on skin of face.Rinse with warm water after 15 mins.
Method 2: Mix Grape pulp, wheat flour and potato starch 1 tsp (which also possess excellent anti-aging effect).This mask should be applied with light massage movements on face and keep it for 20 minutes. Afterwards, remove with a damp cloth.
For Healthy Skin:Take a bunch pulp of grapes and its juice but just a couple of tablespoons. It needs to add the same amount of crushed oat flakes, ½ tsp salt and a few tablespoons of olive oil.Apply this mixture on your face for about 15 mins. Weekly twice is recommended.
If you have problematic skin which has enlarged pores and pimples with acne you can apply grape mask on acne . You will need a small handful of the flesh of white grapes with ½ tsp soda, a quarter cup of milk and a teaspoon of olive oil. The resulting composition should be applied by rubbing with gentle movements and wash off after 15 mins.
Important Note:Clean your skin from dirt before applying the mask. The elements in grapes have increased activity and penetrating into the deeper layers of the epidermis they capture all the harmful substances from the skin, thereby causing the development of inflammation because of which pimples and acne are formed.SHARE THIS STORY ON FACEBOOK