Based on numerous studies in the field of cosmetology, pomegranate extract is recognized as one of the most effective means in the struggle to prolong the youthfulness of the skin and prevent the appearance of wrinkles. It helps the mature skin to retain the collagen, since it successfully wins the substances that are destroying it.
Therefore, among women, cosmetic products based on pomegranate extract became very popular. Such remedies protect the skin from premature aging, perfectly moisturize dry, faded and tired skin, soften it and return elasticity, elasticity, healthy color. Included garnet and in the funds that protect against the harmful effects of ultraviolet rays.
Individual enzymes from the pomegranate peel are perfectly used for the manufacture of cosmetic products with a whitening effect. From it, creams, tonics, masks for very dry, inflamed, flaky and fading skin are produced. Pomegranate extract is also part of some medical cosmetics that can soothe skin inflammation in diseases such
Useful properties of pomegranate used in cosmetology
In the extract of pomegranate contains a huge number of different useful substances: vitamin C, phyto-elements, iron, calcium and many others that are able to moisturize, soften, smooth the color, vitaminize, protect, remove irritation, clarify freckles andpigment spots, have a strong antioxidant effect, improve blood circulation, stimulate the formation of collagen. Therefore, it is a part of modern cosmetic products, such as bleaching lotions and creams, moisturizers, nourishing creams and whey for winter time, tonics and creams for summer. No less popular means for solarium, medical products for very oily and inflamed skin, tonics, masks and shampoos for hair.
Properties of garnet enzymes in modern cosmetology and medicine are recognized as unique. Its combination with different medicinal plants allows the creation of new cosmetics and dietary supplements that help protect the skin from various atmospheric influences, premature aging, improve its structure, give a sense of youth, and also serve to strengthen the body and prevent from many diseases. They are also suitable for menopausal women, along with hormonal drugs.
Recipes for home cosmetic products from pomegranate
Thanks to these unique properties, pomegranate has found wide application not only in the cosmetics of factory production. From it, you can easily prepare a lot of effective home remedies for face and skin care. Here are a few recipes.
Garnet mask with egg whites
This mask is perfect for oily skin of face and neck. It tightens the skin, removes greasy shine, smoothes wrinkles and renews cells. It is worth doing 2 times a week.
Crush the pomegranate seeds into the gruel, and peel the peel on a shallow grater. Separate the egg white from egg yolk and whip it into a foam, this will take at least 5 minutes. Add in the whipped protein one tablespoon of mashed grains and grated rind of pomegranate, as follows, stir and apply the mixture on the face and neck. Keep mask for 15-20 minutes, rinse with warm water.
Nourishing mask based on pomegranate juice
An excellent remedy for dry skin is a mask of pomegranate juice( natural, freshly squeezed) and fatty cream. It will help to make the face smooth, smooth out fine wrinkles.
Press the juice, mix it with cream in a ratio of 1: 1 and immediately apply the mask to the face. It can be washed off after 15 minutes.
Lightening the skin with pomegranate juice
Make the skin of the face lighter, and freckles and pigment spots less visible will help the following recipe.
Mix 2 tablespoons of freshly squeezed pomegranate juice and a half tablespoon of lemon juice, add 1 tablespoon of low-fat sour cream. Apply on face, after 15 minutes rinse with warm water.
This mask-scrub perfectly cleanses the skin and removes the top layer of dead cells. The skin after the procedure becomes tender and smooth, acquires a fresh color. Can be used for all skin types. It can be done 1-2 times a week.
To prepare you will need:
- pomegranate pulp - 1 tablespoon;
- ground pomegranate seeds - 1 teaspoon;
- iodized salt of coarse grinding - 0.5 teaspoon;
- low-fat sour cream - 1 tablespoon;
- grapes - 7 medium-sized berries.
You need to grind the pomegranate seeds in a coffee grinder to the state of a large powder and mix with the salt. Then add sour cream and pomegranate pulp, squeeze the same juice from the grapes. Apply to the skin, carefully massaging it, then leave it for 15 minutes, massage it again and rinse.
Toning mask from pomegranate juice
This mask will refresh the skin and give it a tone. Suitable for all skin types.
You will need:
- freshly squeezed juice of half a pomegranate;
- 0.5 teaspoon of olive oil;
- three tablespoons of pre-boiled oatmeal;
- one teaspoon of honey;
- one yolk.
Stir all the ingredients thoroughly and apply the mass to the face for 10-15 minutes. Wash off the mask with warm water.