Apricot oil for the eyelids, face and body
- 22 Sep 23:30
Apricot oil obtained from the cold pressing of apricot seeds is widely used in cosmetics and dermatology as a basis for moisturizing and nutrient formulations, where it is used as a base oil.
Apricot oilis used both in pure form and in combination with different vegetable oils. If in apricot oil add a bit of essential oils to your taste, then a wonderful massage mixture will emerge. But if you mix apricot oil with one or more of the most useful vegetable oils, then it will be an extremely effective remedy that literally rejuvenates and revives your skin, body and face. This can be, for example, almond oil, avocado oil and jojoba, butter, obtained from wheat germs. Proportions are selected arbitrarily, depending on the purpose of the application. Such a mixture is non-toxic.
According to some authors, apricot oil is preferably used only as an additive to a mixture of other greasy oils in a volume not exceeding 10-50%, and it is also preferable not to use as a base oil in its pure form.
- For face, eyelids and eyelids: Wipe the cotton swab in warm water, squeeze, apply a few drops of apricot oil and rub it thoroughly.
- If the eyelashes are lubricated with apricot oil before bed, they will become stronger and grow better.
Face mask with apricot oil
Apricot oil must be mixed with any vegetable oil of your choice( you can also use a mixture of oils - in equal quantities).Optionally, a few drops of a favorite essential oil are added to the mask. Lavender, lemon or tea tree oils are especially good for face skin.
Mask should be evenly applied to the face, avoiding a sensitive area around the eyes, wait about 30 minutes and rinse thoroughly with cool water. The effect of this nourishing mask will be even stronger if the mixture is pre-warmed, and the person after the application of the components to cover with a food film and terry towel. In this case, the time during which the oil should remain on the face is reduced and is 20 minutes instead of half an hour. This procedure is recommended, first of all, to the owners of the problem, prone to skin rash, but can be used by all those who wish.
Mixed skin mask
One part of apricot oil and peach oil must be mixed, and then add a few drops of essential oil of the lemon to the resulting mixture. Apply a thin layer on the face and hold for 20-30 minutes, then rinse with water. This mask is well suited for daily use. It perfectly restores fat balance in those areas of the skin, where necessary, improves the color of the face as a whole, tightens the skin, making it more elastic and healthy.
Cleansing Mask A prescription requires about 20 grams of apricot oil. He needs to add a couple of droplets of chamomile oil( patchouli is also suitable).The resulting mixture is applied to the face, and after 30 minutes wash away. Active components of the mask perfectly illuminate the pigment spots, as well as remove traces of fatigue and non-exudation.
Anti-cellulite mask for the body
Take 40 grams of apricot oil and add some lemon, rosemary, orange and juniper oil to it. A pair of drops will be enough to achieve the desired effect. If you do not have all the oils listed in this recipe, you can restrict it to two types. Oils can be replaced, but try to use those that are famous for their anti-cellulite properties. Prepare the mixture to distribute to problematic areas and warm the food film and sheet. Wait for forty minutes, and then rinse off.