You can make a blackcurrant antioxidant face mask in various methods, but the main component will be piquant berries anyway.
Black currant is a really magic berry with nice taste and juicy flesh of saturated purple or even black color.
It’s delicious to consume it as a dessert ingredient but this berry is also unbelievably helpful in your skin care procedures, for example in the form of antioxidant face mask with the aim of getting plenty of benefits due to its richness in anthocyanins with strong antioxidizing properties.
Benefits of Blackcurrant
- Blackcurrant antioxidant face mask is prescribed for those people who have some problems with dry, tired and dull skin since it helps revitalize and thoroughly moisturize it as well as nourish and soothe irritated, flaky and dehydrated complexions.
- Antioxidizing properties of black currant berries effectively neutralize harmful free radicals which badly damage and actually ruin DNA skin cells.
- Besides such mask can make your face skin looking dewy and refreshed as it activates microcirculation leading to unclogging skin pores and letting mask active ingredients penetrate deep into your skin leaving it replenished, firm and radiant.
How to Make Antioxidant Face Mask
This recipe can be easily prepared at home, thus saving your budget from purchasing expensive off-the-shelf beauty products made of these berries.
The simplest variant is to add some yogurt to blackcurrant pulp and voila the mask is ready. But you can also create more efficient and multifunctional variations of this magnificent mask. Here is one of such methods:
- 3 Tbsp of blackcurrants
- 2 Tbsp of heavy cream
- 2 tsp of honey
- 2 tsp of oatmeal
Squeeze berries dry to get fresh juice or you even can get use of blackcurrant pulp, which is the better. Use a grinder to grind all oatmeal thoroughly.
Slightly whip some heavy cream.
Stir them all up together with adding liquid (not crystallized or candied) honey.
Apply this mixture to the face and leave it working during 20 minutes until it dries out.
Remove all remaining traces off your face with gentle circular movements of fingertips as though you’re slightly massaging the face or peeling the mask off.
Rinsing your face with lukewarm tap water is the final step of this pleasant and useful procedure.
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