Dry skin is flaky and often feels tight. Due to the lack of a protective layer of sebum, it reacts strongly to temperature changes. Acne appears on dry skin less often than on oily skin, but it is less durable, easily cracks, coarse, flakes.
In the spring, after the winter cold, the skin often dries up and flakes.
DIY masks and creams for dry skin
Grate the carrots, mix with 2 tablespoons of potato flour and 1 raw egg yolk and put the mixture there. Rinse off after 20 minutes. This mask can be done often and is good for any skin;
For dry skin, starchy tomato masks have a good effect. Grind the pulp of a small tomato on a grater, mix with potato starch until a mushy mass is formed and add 4-7 drops of vegetable oil (sunflower, corn, olive). After thoroughly mixing the components, apply this composition on your face for 15-20 minutes, and then rinse with boiled water. The course of treatment — 10-15 masks for dry skin;
Mix honey with an equal amount of milk (sour cream) and lubricate your face. This mask is a good emollient for dry skin;
Grind well 100 g of honey, 2 egg yolks, 100 ml of vegetable oil and heat slightly. Apply a mask in several layers. Rinse off with a cotton swab dipped in linden broth;
Pour 2-3 tablespoons of oatmeal or wheat flakes with hot milk. Apply the resulting mass to the face, rinse with warm water;
For a mask, grind or powder dry mint leaves in a coffee grinder. Pour 2 tablespoons of the powder with enough water to make a mushy mass. Warm it up to 60–70 ° С, cool slightly, and then apply to a well-cleansed face. Cover the top with a soft cloth with openings for the eyes, nose and mouth. Put cotton swabs soaked in warm tea on closed eyes. Lie down for 15–20 minutes, then wash off the mask with warm boiled water.
How to get rid of freckles, homemade recipes
You can get rid of freckles using onions (folk remedy): Mix 1 teaspoon of onion juice with 0.5 cups of sour milk and wipe your face throughout the day. If the skin is dry, after the procedure, lubricate the face with a nourishing cream;
Onion juice with cologne will also help to get rid of freckles: Mix 1 tablespoon of onion juice with 5 teaspoons of any cologne, dilute 0.5 cups of cold boiled water and wipe your face with freckles;
Onion and cucumber juice, folk remedy: Take 1 teaspoon of onion and cucumber juice, mix with 1 glass of cold boiled water and wipe the face skin with freckles;
Carrot juice and lemon juice: At home, this recipe for removing freckles is also good — add 3-4 drops of lemon juice to 1 teaspoon of carrot juice, wipe your face with the mixture;
Onions and honey: You can get rid of freckles using this recipe — mix onion juice and honey in equal proportions (if the skin is oily, then honey can be replaced with 6% vinegar). Wet a napkin with the mixture and apply it on your face for 15–20 minutes. The product with honey is more suitable for dry skin;
Lemon juice, folk remedy for freckles: Take in equal parts lemon juice, currant juice, calendula leaf juice, almond oil. Lubricate the skin in the morning and evening;
Lemon and potato juice: With oily skin, a mixture of juices — lemon and potato will help to get rid of freckles at home. Brush freckles with a mixture of 1 tablespoon fresh potato juice and 5 drops of lemon;
Potato juice and milk, folk remedy: For dry skin, grease freckles with a mixture of 2 tablespoons of fresh potato juice and 1 teaspoon of milk;
Freckles — soda: Wipe your face 1-2 times a day with a solution of 6-7 teaspoons of baking soda in 1 glass of water;
Lotion for freckles, folk remedy: Thoroughly mix the foam of beaten egg white with the juice of 1 lemon, add 1 teaspoon of glycerin and 0.5 cups of cologne. Wipe your face with this lotion at night.