Our facial skin is exposed to pollution from make-up, the environment, stress, unhe althy eating and habits, lack of sleep every day. That's why she needs regular detox to keep her he althy, glowing and to reduce the damage that free radicals could do to her.
There is an amazing natural ingredient that is suitable for detoxing any skin type – humata (clay). This clay can be found in any pharmacy. Ordinary kaolin clay can be combined with other types of humus.
has a skin-tightening effect, eliminates excess sebum, reduces inflammation on the skin.Red clay, for example, is also great for reducing lower eyelid puffiness. Rose water, herbal decoctions, green tea, egg yolk, yogurt, skin-rich oils, etc. can be added to the huma. Ingredients according to the needs of your skin.
Today in our "Delicate as a flower" column, we share with you a detox face mask with huma and turmeric.
which we usually add to our culinary recipes is rich in antioxidants and is believed to have anti-inflammatory properties. It also slows down skin aging processes, soothes, reduces dark circles under the eyes, facial puffiness.
Together with the huma and other ingredients that you will see in the following lines, this detox mask will calm the skin of your face, have a refreshing, firming effect.
- 3 tbsp huma powder, you can use regular, green, pink, red, blue, purple;
- 1 tsp turmeric powder;
- oils you can use - avocado oil, rosehip seed oil, carrot oil - 2-3 drops each, and you can add more than one type of oil;
- coconut oil about ½ teaspoon;
- water – the amount should be enough to make a thick paste that is neither too dry nor too runny, but stays on the skin of your face.
In a bowl, combine the dry ingredients and add a small amount of water. Stir with a wooden spoon or spatula. Then add the oils and if needed more water until the right consistency is achieved. The mask is applied to previously cleaned and dry skin.
Apply to the face, avoiding the eye contour area if possible, or lightly apply the mask to the edge only, not the inner part. Leave the mask on for 10-20 minutes. Rinse with lukewarm water and apply a suitable cream.