It’s no secret that the seeds and fruits are very healthy because of their high degree of nutrition. This is why they should be added to regular meals. Besides the consumption of fruits in the diet and the addition of various seeds in meals, it is also useful to feed the skin directly with seeds. And the fastest and simplest way to do this is to prepare your homemade face mask.
There is a large selection of seeds for face masks. They can be prepared only from fruits and seeds, and each of them can be mixed with yogurt, honey, vegetable oil. Before preparing the mask, you should know what results you want to achieve, or whether you want to improve the shine of skin hydration, to restrain the irritated skin or to get firmer skin to flatten wrinkles or whether to exfoliate the skin. Once you decide it’s time to select the right ingredients.
Here are some recipes for healthy, natural masks that you can prepare at home.
Moisturizing pomegranate face mask- for all skin types
Mix a pomegranate with two tablespoons honey or natural yogurt. Apply the mask on your face and neck and leave it on for 20 minutes. Then rinse thoroughly with lukewarm water.
Revitalizing face mask with chia seeds -- for all skin types
In a small bowl, pour 2 tablespoons of water on a tablespoon of chia seeds. Leave it for 30 minutes, slowly stirring the mixture every 10 minutes. After 30 minutes, when the mixture obtains a gel structure, add 2 tablespoons of honey and a tablespoon of olive oil. Mix it all together, apply the mixture on the face and leave it thus for 10 minutes. Rinse with lukewarm water. This same mixture besides being so useful for your face, can serve as an excellent peeling for the skin.
Regenerative face mask for improvement of the skin elasticity with sunflower seeds -- for dry skin
Take 10 peeled sunflower seeds and grind them finely in a machine. Add 2 tablespoons of cream and 1 tablespoon of olive oil. Mix all ingredients and apply the mask on your face and leave it on for around 20 minutes. Then, rinse it.
Mask for strengthening and correcting facial wrinkles with apple and flaxseed -- for mature skin
Take 2 tablespoons of minced flaxseed and add ¼ cup of hot water. Leave it to cool about 15 minutes. Then add more water so that the mask can be applied evenly to the skin. Grind one small apple and mix it with the flaxseed jelly. The mixture is prepared. Apply it on the face and rinse after about 15 minutes.
Certainly, the face mask cannot completely replace the daily routine of skin care, including special creams, but they are a great additional treatment that enhances the desired results. Therefore, after applying any type of mask on your face, even a mask for deep nourishing of the skin, do not forget to apply a cream that you use on a daily basis.