Face mask with cocoa butter

Cocoa butter

today used not only in cooking, but also in cosmetics.Cocoa butter contains a lot of useful fatty acids, vitamins, minerals, all of which provide the skin nourishing, moisturizing, intensively regenerating and rejuvenating effect.If used correctly and cocoa butter according to the instructions, you may replace this means all the cream that you have.

In this article we will discuss the most effective face mask with cocoa butter.

Useful properties of cocoa butter

Cocoa butter has properties such as:

  • mitigating actions;
  • nourishes coarsened, firm skin;
  • Soothes irritated sensitive skin;
  • slows the aging process, eliminates fine wrinkles;
  • Relieves irritation of the skin (can be used as a means of shaving);
  • normalizes the hydro-lipid balance of the skin of the face and body;
  • skin moisturized, engorged.

Cocoa butter is a universal cosmetic tool that can be used for both oily and dry and sensitive skin.Particularly recommended for use on the skin with the first signs o

f aging, i.e., age on the skin.Also, cocoa butter helps to fight with pigment spots on the face, increased dryness.

Numerous reviews of those girls who used cocoa butter on his face say:

- cocoa butter nourishes, moisturizes and restores it;

- after regular use of cocoa butter leave small wrinkles, the skin becomes smooth;

- normal complexion becomes healthy, beautiful face looks fresher and younger;

- increases skin elasticity.

addition, cocoa butter has a higher barrier properties (beauticians recommend its use as a natural UV protection).Useful substances of this oil are aimed at regeneration of the skin and restore it after the damage,

Good help cocoa butter as intensive nutritional means for a beautiful tan in the summer.Also, cocoa butter is used as a vehicle's Skin care in the winter, when freezing temperatures.

Cocoa butter - the best cosmetic

Cocoa butter contains in its composition a large number of vitamins, mineral antioxidants, phytosterols, as well as useful organic acids.This cosmetic use in all professional salons, beauty parlor.It really is very nourishing, regenerating, firming, moisturizing agent.

recommended to apply cocoa butter:

  • When dermatological problems in the form of boils on the face, acne, blackheads, acne;
  • rosacea;
  • With an abundance of spider veins on the face.

Despite the fact that the cosmetic product has an oily structure, it is quickly absorbed into the skin without leaving behind an unpleasant oily sheen.

With cocoa butter can take care of the eyelids, face, lips, skin and body.It is recommended to apply cocoa butter as a night cream.Even after 14 days, you will notice the effect on the face - the skin will get a tone, wrinkles smoothed, hydrated, gain tone.

Masks from cocoa butter

cocoa butter in its natural form is a solid product which melts at 30 degrees.That is, you can take the cocoa butter in the hand - it will be hard, but now in the skin begins to melt.

In order to make a mask for the face, you must first melt the cocoa butter.

Here are the most common prescription cocoa mask, which is ideal for mature, aging skin.

To prepare the masks need to melt 1 tspcocoa butter and mix it (already in melted form) with 1 tablespoongrape seed oil.Oils must be very thoroughly mixed together and add to it 1 tbspfreshly squeezed juice of aloe or aloe 1 vial, which can be purchased at the pharmacy.

mask should be warm when overlaying it on your face.Keep the mask is recommended approximately 20-25 minutes.

After this time, you will need to wash with warm water.

course masks - 2 times a week for two months.

result after applying the mask of cocoa: the skin becomes more supple, moisturized, smooth out wrinkles, dries inflammation on skin problems.

Night cream mask for dry skin

To make a night cream and mask 2 in 1, you will need the following ingredients:

  • Cocoa butter - 1 tablespoonSolid cosmetic product;
  • Jojoba oil - 1 tsp .;
  • Olive oil - 3 tbsp

Also, mask cream, you can add any nutritious oil of your choice - it can be apricot, sesame oil, castor oil, grape seed oil, chamomile.

So mix all the oils together (this should be done in a water bath) and in the end here drip a few drops of vitamin E (available in pharmacies).

Now that the warm mixture apply on face and wait until it is absorbed into the skin.Remains of the resulting mixture in a jar, pour cream and use in the future.This cream should be stored in the refrigerator.Suitable it for the face, and for a century.

mask cream for dry skin

This mask is also preparing a water bath.For its preparation must take the following ingredients:

  • solid cocoa butter - 1 tbsp .;
  • Lanolin - 1 tsp .;
  • Vaseline - 2 tsp;
  • Vitamin E oil - 1 tsp

All of these components you can purchase at the pharmacy.

So, all these ingredients mix in a water bath.Then, after complete melting of the components, put some of the mixture on the face, and the remaining amount (as in the previous case), fill in the empty jar of cream.This means it will harden and you can use either as a night cream or as a mask (if the melt in a water bath).To prepare

intensively hydrating mask with cocoa butter can be added to it - rosehip oil, vitamin A and E in the oil, olive oil, almond oil, sesame oil and various essential oils - as lavender, rosemary, tea tree.