Everyone knows that professional skin care is not cheap. But absolutely everyone, of course, wants to look young and beautiful, if only they would not part with a tidy sum! Against the background of active advertising of expensive miraculous creams, few people realize that in any pharmacy you can dig up simple, but really effective means of rejuvenation.
Let’s start with the fact that various types of powdered clay are sold in pharmacies. Masks from it are great for skin and hair, and cope with many cosmetic problems. With a wide selection, you are sure to find the right mask for you. Clay can be diluted not only with water, but also with kefir, honey, almond and olive oil.
Hydrogen peroxide solution has an antiseptic and antioxidant effect, which is very good for skin prone to various rashes. It not only perfectly disinfects, but also helps to reduce inflammation.
An aqueous solution of hydrogen peroxide can be used daily as a cleansing lotion and pore tightener. If you wipe the skin with a hydrogen peroxide solution and wait a bit before using a facial scrub, then the cleaning will be more effective. And the cost of this tool is mere pennies.
Acetylsalicylic acid, or more simply aspirin, is in everyone’s first aid kit. Did you know that it perfectly exfoliates and tones the skin? Thanks to these properties, aspirin can be successfully used as a peeling. To do this, you need to make such a simple mask: crush 4 tablets and dilute them with plain warm water to the consistency of sour cream. Then apply to a cleansed face, avoiding the skin around the eyes. Leave on for 10 minutes and then wash off. The skin will become smooth and soft, all inflammation will disappear.
Of course, there are various options for masks with this useful tool, but the main thing here is not to do them too often and be sure to monitor the skin’s reaction.
Badyaga is a hard sponge of gray-green or marsh color, it can be seen in fresh water, at a shallow depth. It is sold in pharmacies in the form of a powder, which in a short time helps to solve many skin problems. Its effectiveness and safety is recognized even by official medicine.
In cosmetology, badyaga is used as a peeling, it removes dead cells and activates blood flow, which leads to accelerated tissue regeneration. The effect of the masks can be seen the very next day: the skin becomes smoother and more elastic. The easiest way to make a mask is to dilute badyagi powder with hot water to a mushy state. Apply the mask on the face in a thin layer, but do not rub. Leave on for 10 minutes, then rinse.
Do not be alarmed if redness appears on the face, after a few hours the redness will disappear. Glowing and beautiful skin is guaranteed. And mind you, almost for free!
Another very useful remedy for the skin is blepharogel. It simultaneously refers to ophthalmic and cosmetic preparations. In the second case, the gel works as a remedy for wrinkles and helps in eliminating puffiness, bags and swelling around the eyes. This effect is due to the content of hyaluronic acid in the gel. Aloe extract, which is also part of the drug, has an antiseptic effect. You can use blefarogel in the morning and in the evening.
Aevit is an oil solution of the most important vitamins A and E, combined in one shell. These two components are very strong antioxidants that successfully complement each other.
Vitamin A has a beneficial effect on the skin, preserves its beauty and helps fight wrinkles. Vitamin E gives the skin tone, helps eliminate irritation and acne.
Aevit is good to add to any cosmetic product, but you can use it on its own. And you will see that thanks to these wonderful vitamins you will achieve impressive results in a fairly short period of time. You can use Aevit in courses, and after a month of use, take a break.
Castor oil is a vegetable oil obtained from the seeds of the perennial castor bean plant. The main manufacturers of pharmaceutical products are India, Brazil and China. The oil is almost 90% ricinoleic acid, which is complemented by vitamin E, palmitic, oleic, linoleic and stearic acids. This whole cocktail actively stimulates the growth of human hair. Castor oil also strengthens and makes eyebrows and eyelashes longer and thicker. And the price of the drug does not bite at all.
Ointment for hemorrhoids
And now we will talk about not the most common means for maintaining beauty. It is not clear who came up with this idea, but the fact remains: many actresses and models know for sure that hemorrhoid ointment will help get rid of wrinkles and swelling under the eyes. The whole secret is in the main active ingredients: lanolin, heparin, glycerin, collagen, as well as oils of vegetable and animal origin. But despite the effectiveness of the ointment, you should not use it for a long time, as it greatly dries the skin.
Salicylic acid is known in medicine as an anti-inflammatory ingredient. The substance is obtained from willow bark, used as an independent remedy or ingredient in complex ointments. In cosmetology, based on salicylic acid, an effective acne lotion is made, and it is also quite inexpensive. It has anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and exfoliating effects. The lotion allows you to effectively eliminate the effects of acne and get rid of clogged pores.
This proven wound healing agent activates the nutrition of tissue cells and accelerates the regeneration process, and also has a beneficial effect on collagen production. In cosmetology, it is used for a rejuvenating effect and to eliminate signs of fatigue. Solcoseryl can be used as a night mask or added to your night cream. But do not forget to test for allergies before use!