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Beauty, Health, Skin care Want a healthy and beautiful skin, drink green tea

Want a healthy and beautiful skin, drink green tea

By Glowpink Staff   

Want a healthy and beautiful skin, green tea can help you with that

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Green tea contains antioxidants that are very effective against free radicals, which are formed when the skin is exposed to the UV rays of the sun. These free radicals are accountable for premature aging. As told by experts, antioxidants found in green tea are also responsible for combating skin cancer by blocking cancer-causing harmful enzyme, junk.

On occasions of skin inflammation, green tea acts as a great soother. It has also been found out that green tea shows notable improvements among cases of psoriasis and rosacea, accompanied by inflammation.

In cases of acnes and pimples, green tea comes in great aid as the antibacterial content in it, known as catechins, reduces over stimulation of the skin hormones. Further, the overall appearance of the skin is also improved along with complexion when green tea is used as a drink or as a mask.

Experts suggest that applying green tea mask directly on the face is the most effective sun guard. Acne and pimples subside considerably with green tea treatment when a mask of the same is applied on to the face.

Green-Tea-Mask

To prepare a green tea mask you need:

  • 3 green tea bags
  • Facial moisturizer, a small amount
  • Sea salt or granulated sugar
  • 2 egg yolks
  • Water
  • Rolled oats, a small amount

Green tea is a natural anti-oxidant that helps to suppress active acne and pimple and also helps to remove scars from the face to get clear skin. Using this ingredient in your regular face mask will make a lot of difference. Apart from using it in your face packs, you should also consume green-tea at least once in a day to get rid of free radicals from your body.

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Bentonite clay-green tea face mask

This face mask is suited for all skin types, it won’t break out sensitive skin.

Ingredients required:

  • Bentonite clay: 1 tablespoon
  •  Rosewater: 1 tablespoon
  • Freshly brewed green tea water: half a cup
  • Multani mitti: 2 tablespoons
  • Lemon juice: 1 teaspoon
  • Face pack applicator: 1
  • Wet tissues: 2-3

Process:

  1. Add everything in a clean container.
  2. Mix it well.
  3. Take a generous amount of this face pack and apply it evenly all over your face avoiding yours under eye area with your face pack applicator.
  4. Let it dry out completely.
  5. Wipe it off with a wet tissue.
  6. Rinse off with plain water if required.
  7. Follow up with a toner, hydrating facial mist, and a moisturizer.

Frequency:

Repeat this process at least once a week to get the best results.

Green tea-activated charcoal face mask

This face mask may absorb excess oil from dry skin, however, it is best suited for oily and combination skin types.

Ingredients required :

  • Multani mitti: 3 tablespoons
  • Activated charcoal powder: 1 tablespoon
  • Freshly brewed green tea water: 3 tablespoons
  • Tea tree essential oil: 4-5 drops
  • Lavender water: 6 tablespoons
  • Eucalyptus essential oil: 2 drops
  • Dry tissues: 2

Process:

  1. At first, add all the dry ingredients in a container.
  2. Next up, dilute the essential oils by adding it to lavender water.
  3. Mix everything well until you get a face pack like consistency.
  4. Take a generous amount of this face pack on your face pack brush.
  5. Apply it evenly all over your face.
  6. Let it dry out completely.
  7. Rinse off with tepid water.
  8. Pat dry your face with a clean, dry tissue.
  9. Use a toner.
  10. Slather on a thick layer of moisturizer.

Frequency:

  • Repeat this process at least twice a week for the best results.
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Green tea and Turmeric Face Mask 

This face mask works best for normal or combination types of skins

Ingredients required :

  • Green tea: 1 tsp
  • Turmeric: 1/4 tsp
  • Chickpea flour: 1 tsp

Process:

  1. First of all, take all the ingredients in a mixing bowl and combine them together thoroughly until you get a smooth and consistent mixture.
  2. After that, apply the hence-obtained paste all over your face and skin properly, make sure you cover it completely.
  3. Then, let the mask stay on your skin for about 15 to 20 minutes.
  4. Lastly, wash the mask off using cool water and then dry your skin by patting with a clean and soft towel and you are done.

Frequency:

  • Use this face mask up to a couple of time in a week to provide fantastic benefits to your skin and face.

Benefits:

Turmeric is actually fantastic for the skin. It has potent anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial properties. Moreover, it is known to help improve the complexion and health of ski significantly by making it brighter and softer. Consequently, it can help treat and prevent acne, discoloration and a host of other inconveniences and problems.

Green Tea Powder Face Mask

This will work on most types of skin but do a patch test first to check.

Ingredients required :

  • Green tea powder: 1 tsp
  • yogurt: as needed
  • Water: as needed

Process:

  1. First of all, take the green tea powder in a mixing bowl and add in some water until you get a smooth and consistent mixture. Also, add in some yogurt to bring the consistency of the mask closer to ideal.
  2. After that, apply the hence-obtained paste all over your face and skin properly, make sure you cover it completely.
  3. Then, let the mask stay on your skin for about 10 minutes.
  4. Lastly, wash the mask off using tepid water and then dry your skin by patting with a clean and soft towel.
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Frequency:

  • Use this face mask up to a couple of time in a week to provide fantastic benefits to your skin and face.

Benefits:

This is packed with antioxidants to help and protect your skin. This mask will make your skin feels smooth and supple to touch and moreover it will help heal and prevent any acne, pimples and the likes.

Green Tea and rice flour face mask

This face mask is perfect for treating oily skin types.

Ingredients required :

  • Rice flour: 2 tbsp
  • Green tea: 1 tbsp
  • Lemon juice: 1 tbsp

Process:

  1. First of all, take all the ingredients in a mixing bowl and mix them together thoroughly until you get a smooth and consistent mixture.
  2. After that, apply the hence-obtained paste all over your face and skin properly, make sure you cover it completely.
  3. Then, let the mask stay on your skin for about 10 minutes.
  4. Lastly, wash the mask off using tepid water and then dry your skin by patting with a clean and soft towel.

Frequency:

  • Use this face mask up to a couple of time in a week to provide fantastic benefits to your skin and face.

All the ingredients used in these face masks are 100% natural yet some people may be allergic to bentonite clay and activated charcoal, so, conducting a patch test is highly recommended.

 

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