Handmade Cosmetics

How to make muddy mask for hair

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Unique properties of therapeutic muds have been used for a long time for making different cosmetic products. Rich in micro and macro elements, vitamin-, hormone- and antibiotic-like substances medical mud has a powerful effect on the skin and hair, helping to get rid of many cosmetic problems. For instance, you may remove such a trouble as dandruff by regular applying of muddy mask with laurel and neem oils. Neem oil – 0.18 oz (5 g) Laurel oil - 0.18 oz (5 g) Therapeutic mud – 0.35 oz (10 g) Precipitated sulfur – 0.03 oz (1 g) Cedar essential oil – 10 ...

How to make hair removal gel after depilation

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The laws of modern fashion world are very strict – women skin should be smooth and clean. So you have to pay maximum attention and time to hair removal. The periods of repeated procedures of unwanted hair removal differ depending on the way which is chosen for hair removal (shaving, wax stripes, sugaring, chemical hair removal and so on). You can slow down growth of hair and make it thinner by adding special components affecting directly upon hair follicles to consistence of creams and gels after depilation. Lavender hydrosol – 3.07 oz (87 g) Honey extract – 0.14 oz (4 ...

How to make gel scrub with polythene granules

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One of the obligatory conditions of highly effective result from anti-cellulite means is skin prepared in right way. Using the scrub before you apply anti-cellulite creams or mixtures for wrapping helps to get rid of dead epidermis cells and considerably improve penetration of active components deep into the skin. But majority of agents, directed to struggling against cellulite contain rather aggressive ingredients (essential oils, caffeine, extracts), which must not be applied to damaged skin. So the peeling procedure of keratinized epidermis layer should be very careful, it’s not ...

How to make anti cellulite gel

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Majority of modern women, taking care of their appearance announced war to cellulite at least once in their lives. Time spent in the gym or decent sums of money on anti cellulite drugs don’t always lead to desired result. And meantime effective anti cellulite means without fail doesn’t have to be very expensive, and great example for that – lymphatic drainage gel with caffeine and horse-chestnut extract. Rosemary hydrosol – 2.78 oz (79 g) Caffeine – 0.35 oz (10 g) Horse-chestnut extract – 0.17 oz (5 g) E vitamin – 0.03 oz (1 g) Water-soluble shea butter – 0.07 oz (2 ...

How to make soap with melon flavor from soap base

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Even a child can make such a soap, as you don’t need any special skills for its preparation. But the result will definitively please everyone – both adults and children – the soap bars filled with bright yellow pieces with the melon scent look very appetizing. Transparent soap base White soap base Yellow cosmetic dye Sweet almond oil Melon cosmetic perfume Cut the white soap base into small pieces and put them on a water bath to melt. Add the yellow colourant to the molten soap base, mix it up until the colour becomes ...

How to make anti-cellulite coffee mixture

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One of the most effective active ingredients in anti-cellulite programs is – caffeine. It stimulates fat splitting, makes blood circulation in skin more active, and makes it flexible and elastic. For those who do creaming and buy ingredients in specialized online stores, it won’t be difficult to make very effective anti-cellulite gel with caffeine. For all the rest, who are far from secrets of making cosmetics at home I recommend to make none less effective anti-cellulite coffee mixture. Ground coffee – 3 tbsp Sugar – 3 tbsp Olive oil – 6 tbsp Essential oil of ...

How to make starch lifting mask

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Starch – is one of those ingredients for cooking not only meals, but preparing cosmetic means, which can for sure be found in every house. We are interested in exactly softening and skin nourishing properties of the starch, according to which we consider it to be one of the universal components of homemade cosmetology. Starch is unique due to the fact that it is equally effective for all types of skin, its usage doesn’t have any side effects and contraindications. You may simply dissolve starch in water and wash yourself by it, and you may take it as a basis for cosmetic face skin masks. One of the simplest ...

How to make Indian beauty mask

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Those people familiar with Ayurvedic medicine know that turmeric – is not only well-known spice, but also powerful healing remedy. It has positive effect on digestive processes, intestinal microflora, possesses anti-inflammatory, detoxicating, antioxidant properties. But besides turmeric has positive effect on state of skin both by internal and external use. So turmeric – is ingredient of Ayurvedic cosmetics tested within centuries and very popular nowadays. Powdered milk – 3 tbsp Cornmeal – 2 tbsp Water – 1 tbsp Honey – 1 tbsp Turmeric – 1/2 ...

How to prepare sugar scrub with tomato

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Scrubs are important part of our daily skin care. Among great number of scrub recipes there is one, probably the easiest, but very effective – this is a combination of tomato and sugar. Tomato Sugar Sugar perfectly removes dead cells of epithelium and stimulates processes of regeneration of skin. In great amount tomatoes contain a powerful lycopene antioxidant, which struggles against free radicals. Also such components necessary for skin beauty as vitamins A, C, K, B, phosphorus, iron, potassium, and calcium are contained in ...

How to make light moisturizing gel with water-melon juice

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During summer time moisturizing gels, capable of replacing daily face skin care cream become especially actual. Mannane konjac – is one of the most popular gelling agents, possessing unique cosmetic properties. Very simply made moisturizing gel, which contains water-melon juice and Mannane konjac will allow to preserve moisture in the skin for long and will noticeably improve its condition and look. Water-melon juice - 3.46 oz (98 g) Mannane konjac (Amorphophallus konjac) – 0.018 oz (0.5 g) Phenonip preservative – 0.018 oz (0.5 ...