A prerequisite for facial skin care is its cleaning. In the evening, before going to bed, you should clean your face and neck from dust and cosmetics. Going to bed without washing with cosmetics is not recommended. To clean the skin of the face apply lotion, tinctures, decoction, infusion and the juices of medicinal plants. They cleanse, refresh, disinfect and tone the skin. They can be cooked at home..
Lotion, tincture, decoction, infusion for cleaning the skin of the face from wild medicinal plants, recipes, cooking at home.
Calamus rhizome tincture.
1 teaspoon of crushed raw materials is poured into 200 ml of vodka, insist 8 days. Then filter. Tincture wipe the skin 1-2 times a day.
Aloe leaf infusion.
30 g of raw materials are crushed to a mushy state, pour 150 ml of water, insist 1 hour, then filtered. Wipe face skin. The infusion eliminates excess oiliness, cleanses the skin from pustules, tones, refreshes.
Whole orange with peel is ground on a grater. The resulting slurry is poured into 100 ml of vodka, insist 5-7 days in a dark place. Then filter, squeeze and add 1 teaspoon of glycerin. This lotion is recommended to wipe the skin every night.
Birch bud tincture.
1 tablespoon of raw materials, powdered, pour 5 tablespoons of 45% alcohol or vodka, insist 5-7 days in a tightly closed bottle. Then filter. Tincture is used for wiping with oily, porous skin.
Infusion of flowers cornflower blue.
1 tablespoon of raw material is poured into 200 ml of boiling water, insisted for 30 minutes, then filtered. Wipe oily, enlarged pores 2-3 times a day.
Infusion of oak and willow bark.
A mixture of crushed scum and willow (1 teaspoon each) is filled with 200 ml of boiling water. Insist, filter and pour 1 tablespoon of food vinegar. Then the mixture is diluted with boiled water in a ratio of 1:10.
Hypericum herb decoction.
20 g of raw material is poured into 200 ml of boiling water, boiled for 10-15 minutes, then filtered. Wipe face skin with oily seborrhea and acne.
Hypericum herb tincture.
1 tablespoon of bitten raw materials is poured into 100 ml of 70% alcohol or vodka, insisted for 7 days, then filtered. Before use, alcohol tincture is half diluted with water.
Half a glass of crushed strawberry berries is poured into 200 ml of vodka, insisted for a month, filtered and diluted with water in a ratio of 1: 1. Wipe your face at any convenient time..
Calendula leaf tincture.
The crushed fresh or dried raw materials are placed in a 250 ml container and poured with alcohol or vodka. Insist 25 days, then filter. When used, dilute with water in a ratio of 1: 2. They wipe their face every night with oily skin and youthful acne.
Infusion of marigold inflorescences.
2 tablespoons of dried chopped raw materials are placed in an enamel bowl, pour 200 ml of water, cover with a lid and heated in a water bath for 15 minutes. It is then cooled to room temperature and filtered after 45 minutes. Then squeeze out the remaining mass and bring boiled water to the original volume.
The infusion is stored in the refrigerator for no more than 2 days. Apply in the form of lotions and rubbing. For lotions, gauze folded in 2-3 layers is moistened in infusion, slightly squeezed and applied to the face for 10 minutes. The procedure is repeated three times..
To 100 ml of vodka add 1 tablespoon of juice of nettle leaves. Wipe your face in the morning and evening, at least 2 months.
100 ml of glycerol, 200 ml of water, 50 ml of 96% alcohol and 10 drops of lavender oil are mixed. The lotion cleanses, softens and soothes the skin..
1. Mix 25 ml of lemon juice, 1 egg yolk, 100 ml of vodka and 50 ml of camphor alcohol. The lotion cleanses, softens and soothes the skin..
2. Mix 50 ml of lemon juice, 3 egg yolks, alcohol 96% and camphor 200 ml, water 100 ml. The lotion cleanses, softens and soothes the skin..
3. The juice of 1 lemon is squeezed into a glass or enamel bowl. Cut lemon peel into another dish, add 2 tablespoons of dried chamomile, pour 200 ml of boiling water, leave for 1 hour. Then filter, and the residue is squeezed. Chilled infusion and lemon juice are poured into a bottle, 30 ml of table vinegar, 90 ml of camphor alcohol and 50 ml of vodka are added. Apply to wipe oily skin with acne 1-2 times a day.
Infusion of burdock roots.
1 tablespoon of freshly chopped raw material is poured into 200 ml of boiling water, insisted for 20 minutes, then filtered. In the infusion, gauze napkins are moistened and applied to the face for 10-15 minutes. This infusion can also wipe the skin of the body..
Infusion of coltsfoot leaves.
1 tablespoon of crushed raw material is poured into 200 ml of boiling water, insisted, then filtered. Apply in the form of lotions, washes and wipes for acne and oily porous skin. The infusion has an anti-inflammatory and drying effect.
Almond bran cleanse the skin very well. They are rich in fat and do not irritate the skin at all. 1 tablespoon of the raw material is poured with hot water until a paste is obtained, which is applied to the face and held for 5-10 minutes. Then rinse with water, preferably milk with water in a ratio of 1: 1 or 1: 2.
Several overripe cucumbers are cut along and with a spoon take out the seeds with juice. Halves of cucumbers are passed through a meat grinder and combined with juice and seeds. Then put the resulting mass in a large glass jar, add alcohol based on: 1 part of the mass 2 parts of alcohol. Keep 3 weeks in the sun (until the top of the jar is filled with oil from the seeds of cucumbers) and pour the lotion into small bottles. Store in a cold place. Face wiped daily in the morning with a cotton swab moistened with lotion.
Decoction of the roots and leaves of parsley curly.
1 tablespoon of dried raw material is poured into 200 ml of boiling water, boiled in a water bath for 20-30 minutes, insist 1 hour. Then filter and add 1/2 cup of white wine. You can also use fresh raw materials for these purposes..
Infusion of the leaves of plantain large.
2 tablespoons of chopped dried raw materials are poured into 400 ml of boiling water, insisted for 30 minutes, cooled and filtered.
Bitter wormwood herb broth.
2 tablespoons of raw material is poured into 200 ml of water, boiled over low heat for 5-10 minutes, cooled and then filtered. Broth is recommended to wash in the morning with oily, porous skin of the face. The procedure cleanses the skin, makes it more elastic and soft..
Chamomile decoction pharmacy.
2 tablespoons of the raw material is boiled in 200 ml of water for 10 minutes, then cooled and filtered. The broth is used to wipe cleanly washed skin with persistent redness of the face and pink eels.
2 tablespoons of dried peppermint leaves are poured into 500 ml of boiling water, boiled over low heat. Filter, add 4 teaspoons of boric alcohol, 2 tablespoons of calendula, 1 teaspoon of table vinegar or 1 teaspoon of lemon juice. Wipe your face at a convenient time. When applying lotion, the skin takes on a fresh, healthy look.
Yarrow broth lotion.
Mix the infusion (5 tablespoons of grass pour 500 ml of boiling water, insist 30 minutes, then filter) or a decoction (2 tablespoons of grass pour 400 ml of water and boil for 5-10 minutes) yarrow with 1 tablespoon of cologne or vodka and use to wipe, compresses making ice. Used for oily, porous skin.
Tincture of grass horsetail.
1 tablespoon of dried raw material is poured into 200 ml of white wine or vodka in a ratio of 1:10 and insisted in a dark place for 20 days.
Horsetail herb infusion.
15 g of raw material is poured 200 ml of boiling water, insist 30 minutes, then filtered.
Decoction of grass horsetail.
1 tablespoon of crushed raw material is poured into 100 ml of water, boiled for 5 minutes, insisted for 30 minutes, then filtered. Wipe oily, porous skin 2 times a day.
Hop cones infusion.
2 teaspoons of crushed raw material is poured into 200 ml of boiling water, insisted, then filtered. Used to wipe oily skin after washing.
Tincture of sage leaves.
20 g of raw materials are insisted in a closed bottle in the light in 100 ml of 20% alcohol. Lotion is used to wipe oily inflamed skin.
Based on the book Universal Encyclopedia of Medicinal Plants.
Putyrsky I., Prokhorov V.