Showing posts with label beauty. Show all posts
Showing posts with label beauty. Show all posts

Monday, December 14, 2020

What are the benefits of black soap for your body skin?

Black toilet soap is a flagship product of the hammam ritual. It is composed of oil and crushed black olives, which explains its dark color. In cosmetics, it is highly prized for its exfoliating, cleansing and purifying properties for the skin. You can thus perform body and facial treatments with black soap. Find out more about some of its uses.

Black soap on the body and face for an ultra gentle exfoliation

Despite the absence of grains, black soap is an effective exfoliant that can be used as a scrub for the face and body.

Directions for use: Wet your skin then apply the black soap to your face and / or body. Wait 10 minutes then rub the skin using a Kassa glove (which you can buy in most institutes, hammams, some beauty stores and in some pharmacies) or a horsehair glove to eliminate toxins and dead cells. Finally, rinse off with clean water and enjoy the softness of your skin.

Black soap for the body : a homemade shower gel

Black soap preserves the skin and can therefore be used as a classic shower gel.

Directions for use: dilute 2 tablespoons of black soap in a bowl of hot water. Apply the resulting mixture to the body like a classic shower gel. Rinse off by rubbing the skin with a horsehair glove.

Good to know: to prevent black soap from drying out, store it in the refrigerator.

Black soap for the face: an effective anti-wrinkle

Rich in vitamin E, black soap is an excellent moisturizer that has antioxidant properties. Used daily, it deeply hydrates the skin of the face, and thus prevents wrinkles.

How to use: Apply the black soap to your face as a mask, every morning for 5 minutes. Rinse it off with clean water.

Friday, December 11, 2020

natural mud for a beautiful and natural skin and hair

December 11, 2020 Posted by Oldies Remedies , , , , , , , No comments

Natural dead Sea MUD

Known and recognized since Antiquity, clay, this magical land, has extraordinary healing properties. 100% natural, easy to find and use, it is the ideal treatment for the whole family! So, to make the most of its benefits, here are the mud treatments, rich in clay, to be used without counting ...

Mud and clay treatments, simply incredible virtues ...

First virtue and not the least, clay would be… intelligent! Able to target pain, sore or bacteria, it works only where it's needed. This virtue remains a mystery for researchers. Antiseptic and healing, thanks to the absorbent and antibacterial powers of silica, it is also very rich in minerals, especially in magnesium, iron and calcium - excellent for home care and for healthy teeth, and can even be used as toothpaste in case of shortage !

Enriched with magnesium, the clay in capsule form, as a dietary supplement, is also absorbent: it regulates the intestinal flora, absorbs excess water and gives a flat stomach. Finally, revitalizing, it emits an energetic radiation which recharges the batteries of our body and revives our sleeping cells.

Each color has its virtue

Clay exists in different colors. Depending on the proportions of minerals it contains, it takes on a specific color and properties ... All clays are sold by herbalists and mostly in pharmacies. It's your turn !

Green clay

Its composition: a high content of silica, calcium, iron, potassium and magnesium.

Its virtues: as a mask or as a dressing, as a capsule or to be dissolved in water, it remineralizes, regenerates and heals all damaged or infected areas: scalp, wounds, intestinal flora, inflammation.

White clay

Its composition: kaolinite, rich in silica.

Its virtues: restore energy to dry and limp hair, promote the elimination of intestinal toxins (in capsules) and soothe eczemas.

Red clay

Its composition: iron oxides.

Its virtues: as a capsule or mask, it relieves heartburn, promotes cell regeneration and eliminates infections.

Yellow clay

Its composition: silica, calcium, potassium and magnesium ... and less iron than red clay, which allows it to better respect sensitive areas.

Its virtues: in hair care, it absorbs impurities and re-oxygenates fragile hair. Its high content of mineral salts gently exfoliates and tones the whole body.

Blue clay

Its composition: mainly calcium and magnesium.

Its virtues: as a hair mask, it brings shine and luminosity to dull hair. In capsules, it re-oxygenates the cells, eliminating impurities and toxins.

Compose your treatments with mud or clay at home!

To prepare your clay dough - whatever color you like - pour it into a glass container and mix in water. Gradually add the water and stir until you get a soft but a little thick dough. Convenient: you can keep unused clay in the container, covered with water.

The face mask

Use if… you have large pores or blemishes (acne, rashes).

To renew… every week if you want!

How it works ? Mix 3 tablespoons of clay with 2 to 3 tablespoons of water. Apply a thick layer on the face, avoiding the eye area. Leave the face mask on for about 10 minutes. Rehumidify with a water spray if the clay begins to dry on the skin. Then remove the clay with lukewarm water. Dry your face with a tissue so you don't get a terry towel dirty.

Beauty and care advice. To avoid drying out your skin after your mask, apply a moisturizer. (Discover the Diadermine range of products)

The hair mask

 Use if ... you have oily hair or an irritated scalp.

How it works ? Mix 5 tablespoons of green clay with mineral water to obtain a smooth paste. Add 2 drops of oil (argan, olive, carrot ...) if you have dry hair. Apply this preparation only on your scalp. Massage then leave for 30 to 45 minutes. Rinse off with lukewarm lemon water for extra shine.

The tip in +

For anti-dandruff care, add to the clay paste: 1 tablespoon of sweet almond oil, 5 drops of thyme essential oil, 5 drops of lemon essential oil and 5 drops of essential oil of tea tree.

Detox drink

 Use if ... you want to flush out toxins after a heavy, high calorie dinner with clay.

How it works ? The same evening, pour 1 tablespoon of clay in 1 glass of mineral water and leave on overnight. The next morning, before the