With green tea to a healthy and young skin

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With green tea to a healthy and young skin

Free radicals

The main cause of skin aging are free radicals. The skin is aging and losing tension on it the first small wrinkles appear. The lack of moisture, air pollution, ultraviolet rays, smoking and alcohol support formation of free radicals in the skin and thus its aging. Since the enumeration of risk factors can not be completely avoided, the skin should be protected. This happens with the so-called radicals traps. These include vitamin C and E, carotenoids, flavonoids and some tannins. Finding the right combination of these various bio-materials is also difficult for chemists, and doctors. Fortunately, there is a plant, where inside the plant are hunters on the radicals we are talking about green tea.

The effective ingredient

When buying skin care product with green tea, you have to watch that the properties of green tea have adversely affected a little extra ingredients. Green tea itself is comprised of several hunters on the radicals, which are connected to the idiosyncratic nature. In creams and lotions with green tea are mainly two valuable properties:

1. The upper layers of the skin are supplied with water and preventing the skin from drying out in the heavy strain.

2. These resources are a natural protection against the light. Skin care products with green tea does not eliminate UV rays from sunlight, but their catch damaging free radicals immediately after their occurrence.

Green tea is good especially for the care of normal and dry skin. If your skin is oily, then it is better to clean the skin with products that contain sage, nettle and yarrow

Homemade face mask from green tea

Ingredients: 1 cup (120-150 ml) water, 1 tablespoon green tea, 3 tablespoons wheat germ, 1 tablespoon honey.
Boil a pot of water and slightly cool it down, then pour over green tea leafes. Then leave it for 5 minutes and cool it little bit. Mix carefully wheat germ and honey. Finally, mix green tea  with porridge. This porridge is applied as coating on the face, but first we need to clean the skin carefully. Don’t apply the mask around eyes and eyebrows. Duration of procedure should be 20 minutes. Rinse your face with lukewarm water. It is best to put your green tea mask on the face in the evening, about an hour before bedtime. It is also suitable as a rapid aid to the skin after a long day. Face coverings with green tea tightens the skin and help skin against harmful irritations from the environment. Green tea mask is uitable for dry and normal skin, especially in cold winter months.

Recipe for green tea lotion

Ingredients: ¼ l water, 4 tablespoons of green tea, buttermilk ¼ l.
Boil a pot of water and leave it for 5 minutes to cool it down. With this water we pour over the green tea leaves, and put them stand for 5 minutes. In the green tea pour buttermilk, mix it well and lotion is almost ready. Lotions of green tea are cooling the skin and are collecting water in the skin and are also cleaning the skin of free readicals. But be careful! That kind of lotions don’t last so long, even in the fridge they maintain their efficiency only for 24 hours.

Drinking green tea and using anti cellulite creams and lotions is a good cellulite treatment removal option.

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