Parsley is a very prized spice in the kitchen, however, its use goes beyond the culinary field. Since ancient times, parsley is used in the cosmetic industry. It`s scented green leaves contain lots of essential oils as well as micro-elements and vitamins needed for the skin. It would be a sin not to take advantage of this gift of nature!
With this amazing spice you can prepare an excellent homemade lotion for the skin which can help you to clean your face and get rid of acne in short period of time.It sounds really interesting, right? Well If you want to knoww how you can prepare and use this amazing lotion, just read the article bellow and believe me you will be amazed from the results!
LOTION FOR OILY AND COMBINED SKIN
- tbsp. Of shredded roots, stems and leaves of parsley
- ½ glass of purified water
- ½ glass of dry white wine
Add the parsley to the water, and bring it to boil over medium heat for 15 minutes. Then remove it from the heat, cover the container with a lid and let stand for 2 hours. Strain it and add the wine. This lotion is recommended to treat acne, as well as to control excess fat from the skin and peeling of the skin.
LOTION FOR SENSITIVE AND DRY SKIN
- 1 tbsp. Of parsley
- 1 tbsp. of mint
- 1 tbsp. Flowers and camomile stems
- 1 tbsp. Of sage
- 1 tbsp. Of rose leaves
- 1 tbsp. Of crumbled leaves of aloe
- 1 glass of purified water
Take the parsley dry or fresh, mix it with the other dry herbs, and place it all in hot water. Let stand for one hour, then strain. If desired, you can add cucumber juice to the lotion as well as red berries from the North or Apple. This mixture soothes irritation, moisturizes the skin and tightens capillaries.
SKIN WHITENING LOTION
- 1 glass of purified water
- ½ cup crumbled parsley
- 2 tsp. Apple cider vinegar
- 3 drops of jojoba oil
- 3 drops of lemon essential oil
Add the parsley to the water, put it on the fire and let it boil for 10 minutes. Then let cool and strain. Then, add to this cooking apple vinegar and the essential oils of jojoba and lemon.
These homemade lotions are very effective, your skin will look soft and tender like a baby. However, it is never too early to perform a simple test of allergic reaction: put a drop in the middle of your wrist, and if you do not notice any changes in the next hour, then you can apply the treatment with confidence …
Regular use of cosmetics based on parsley is very beneficial for the general condition of the skin: it not only keeps it clean and healthy, but also helps to rejuvenate. The parsley also protects the skin from ultraviolet radiation, so we advise you to always have a spray bottle with this wonderful lotion on the summer days.
This treatment is very economical and easy to do, and the result is comparable to the most expensive products on the market. Try and see! And do not forget to share this secret with your friends, surely they will thank you …