Freckles give the woman a special charm anduniqueness. However, as it is paradoxical, almost all owners of this "greeting" from the sun are trying to get rid of freckles as quickly as possible. Well, if the soul requires, then you need to fulfill this requirement. And it is absolutely not necessary for this to go to the cosmetician and part with quite large sums of money, because there are a lot of folk ways that will help get rid of freckles at home. But be very careful - getting rid of freckles is inherently trivial skin whitening. So, there is a risk of damaging the skin. To prevent this from happening, be sure to strictly follow the recipe for the preparation of this or that remedy. And do not do the procedure more often than recommended.
Preventing the appearance of freckles
As a rule, freckles make themselves felt fromchildhood and woman is well aware of this particular feature. It is extremely rare that freckles appear for the first time in an adult. Therefore, you probably know that freckles most often make themselves felt during the period of solar activity - in spring and especially in summer. Simply put, freckles are the response of the body to ultraviolet radiation. Someone freckles appear only on the face, at someone on the back, on the shoulders, and even completely on the whole body. So, the front of activity can be very different - you yourself understand that it's much easier to get a couple of spots from the spout than to get rid of freckles on your shoulders or even more so the body. But in any case it is very important to remember that it is necessary to take certain measures to prevent the appearance of freckles. Perhaps you will not completely avoid the appearance of freckles, but you can still significantly reduce their number. So be sure to take the lead. And do not postpone this matter for later, as the sun is activated already in March-April.
The simplest and most effective tool issunscreen. And you need to choose the means with a high protection factor. Apply the cream before each exit from the house, on all open areas of the skin - face, neck, shoulders, hands. In most cases, this measure is very effective.
- Avoid direct sunlight
It will not be superfluous to "hide" from the sun -Try not to be exposed to direct sunlight, even if you use sunscreen. In the summer, a hat with wide margins, or even an umbrella, will not be superfluous.
Means for removing freckles
If in spite of all the measures takenprecautions freckles still adorned your skin, you need to start acting, and radically. And one more important point - even in this case, in no case should you stop using sunscreen. Otherwise freckles will become even more, because more and more new ones will appear. Why complicate your life?
The simplest remedy is the usual parsley. In the event that freckles are not so much and they are not very bright, you can use a decoction of parsley. It is prepared very simply - put five tablespoons of finely chopped fresh parsley in a saucepan, pour one glass of water and bring to a boil. When the broth boils, reduce the fire, cover the pan with a lid and cook for at least 15 minutes. Be sure to let it brew into the broth - at least two hours. After this, it can be filtered and poured into a storage tank. By the way, a decoction of parsley is stored for no longer than five days - then it is necessary to prepare fresh. During the day, as often as possible - but at least 6 times - rub the skin in the area where freckles are located, a cotton disc moistened in parsley broth. Especially handy if you have a lot of freckles on your shoulders and back. If the freckles are localized on the face, you can try compresses from parsley, which on the back is not very convenient. Cut the parsley as small as possible - you should get three tablespoons. Scald parsley with boiling water, lightly cool and apply to the pigmented areas of the skin. After 10 minutes, rinse the skin with water. Such compresses need to be done three to four times a week, for a month. As a rule, even the most obstinate freckles capitulate. If you have dry skin, you can combine useful with useful and make a sour mask with parsley juice. If you have a juicer, no problem. But its absence is not a hindrance - you can skip parsley through a meat grinder, and then squeeze the juice with gauze. You will need only one tablespoon of parsley juice and one tablespoon of sour cream. Thoroughly mix the juice with sour cream and apply the resulting mass to the skin in the area of freckles. And as on the face, and on the back. The mask should be left for about 30 minutes, after which it should be washed off with a warm water. The mask can be done three to four times a week, for several months.
Lemon is also an excellent whiteningA tool that will help to defeat freckles. But just make sure beforehand that you do not have allergies to lemon juice! And strictly observe the proportions - lemon juice can lead to burns of the skin. If freckles are not very dark, you can prepare lemon lotion. To do this, half a small lemon on a large grater, put in a glass container and pour half a glass of clean cold water. Tightly cover with a lid and place in the refrigerator for about a week, remembering to stir occasionally - several times a day. The resulting lotion is applied to freckles at least three to four times a day for two weeks. If you notice that the skin becomes dry, be sure to start using moisturizing creams. And concentrate lotion make less by adding a little water. If your skin is very dry, then you should add to the whitening properties of the lemon medicinal properties of honey. To do this, prepare the following mask: wring out lemon juice - you should get three tablespoons. Mix lemon juice with one tablespoon of honey and transfer the mask to a glass jar, which should be stored in a cool place. Apply a mask on freckles in a thin layer. The duration of the mask is 10 minutes, after which it is necessary to thoroughly wash the skin. It is enough to do the mask only three times a week and you will forget about freckles in a week.
In the summer, you can try to get rid offreckles with berries, and absolutely any. Whitening effect is achieved due to the high content of vitamin C. Remember the fork with a few berries and apply to freckles. The mask should be left for about 30 minutes, and then rinse with plenty of water. In most cases, there is no reaction from the skin. But if the skin is too sensitive, there may be a slight redness. Get rid of this unwanted phenomenon is very simple - just a few minutes after the berry mask, apply moisturizer. Berry masks can be done every other day - often not worth it, since fruit acid is still a serious strain on the skin. Yes, and the course of treatment should not be too prolonged - in most cases, two to three weeks are enough to make your solar specks almost invisible.
- Dandelion root
An irreplaceable tool in the fight against freckles isroot of a dandelion, which can be bought at any pharmacy. It is best to use immediately complex - lotion and mask from the root of a dandelion. In most cases, you can get rid of freckles in just a month. To make a lotion, grind two tablespoons of dandelion root, pour into a glass bottle with a narrow neck and pour 50 grams of vodka. Close the bottle and put it in the refrigerator for three days. Then strain the lotion and add 100 grams of pure boiled water, shake. The resulting lotion lubricate the skin in the area of freckles at least three times a day. With a mask will have to tinker a little more. Grind three tablespoons of dandelion root, pour boiling water and leave for just a minute. Then drain the water, remember the root with a fork and leave for a while. On a water bath, melt a tablespoon of honey and mix with the dandelion root. The mask should be infused for at least four hours. The mask should be applied to clean, dry skin, for about 20 minutes. After this, rinse the mask with plenty of water, apply your moisturizer. Do this mask at least three to four times a day, otherwise to eliminate the freckles you have to spend much more than one month.
If "greetings from the sun" are expressed very strongly,you can try a radical, but quite aggressive means to eliminate them - horseradish. To make a mask, clean the horseradish, grate it on a grater - you will need two or three tablespoons. Mix the horseradish from the horseradish with two tablespoons of sour cream and leave for about 20 minutes, so that the horseradish starts up its juice. After this, thoroughly mix everything again. Apply the mask to the skin area with freckles and leave for about 10 minutes. If there is burning or other uncomfortable sensations, rinse the mask immediately to avoid burning the skin. In any case, immediately after you wash off the mask, pat the skin with a terry towel and grease with a small amount of any vegetable oil. In addition, it is very important to monitor the reaction of the skin - if you notice redness, scaling or rashes, do not repeat the procedure: this mask is contraindicated for you. If everything is in order, the treatment can be continued. But remember - the mask can not be done more than three times a week and not longer than one month.
Remember that for a beautiful uniformit is very important to take additional measures. We offer you several similar recipes. But remember - these masks should not be done in one day with whitening!
- Cucumber mask
The simplest means is a fresh cucumber. No cost, no hassle, and the effect is amazing! You need one fresh medium-sized cucumber and gauze wipes. Cucumber peel, grate on the smallest grater. The resulting cucumber mask is applied to the entire face skin with a very thick layer, top with a gauze cloth and leave for about 20 minutes. After this, rinse with cool water.
No less useful and curdled - just notpurchase, and home. It is prepared elementary: leave a mug of milk in a warm place for about 12-14 hours. The resulting curdled milk is applied to the skin of the face, top with a plastic wrap. The duration of the mask is at least 15 minutes. Then wipe off the mask with a cotton disc - do not rinse off water!
- Cottage cheese mask with lemon juice
To prepare this mask, you will need twotablespoons of any cottage cheese and a teaspoon of lemon juice. Mix the ingredients carefully so that the mass is uniform, leave to infuse for about 30 minutes. And put the mask best in a warm place, so it was warm. Apply the mask to the skin of the face with a uniform layer, leave for 15 minutes, and then rinse with plenty of water.
- Mask with hydrogen peroxide
This mask should not be done more than once ina week. But if you want a smooth and beautiful skin color, be sure to take it to the note. To prepare a mask, you will need hydrogen peroxide and sour cream. Mix one teaspoon of hydrogen peroxide with two tablespoons of sour cream and spread evenly over the skin. Ideally, the mask should remain on the skin for 15 minutes. But only in the event that you do not experience any uncomfortable sensations. In the same case, if you feel a burning or tingling sensation, or a strong itch, rinse out the mask immediately and do not do more - your skin is too sensitive. And in any case, after the mask, apply any moisturizer. In addition, it is very important to remember a few things:
- Time of procedures
Masks are best done in the evening. First, in the evening the skin is most susceptible to all kinds of external influences. So, the masks will be much more effective. And secondly, you can make a mask calmly, not in a hurry.
- Exposure to ultraviolet light
Extremely not recommended in the first two hours aftermasks to allow sunlight to hit the skin - this can lead to the most unpredictable consequences. By the way, this is another reason to make a mask in the evening.
Yes, yes, do not be surprised! Patience is exactly what many women lack for success. One mask, the second, the third and all, the interest faded. Yes, and the effect of a special can not be seen - that's the women and disappears any desire to continue the procedure. And very much in vain - after all for achievement of appreciable results it is required to you not less than two weeks. And in some cases, and much longer. But remember the reward that awaits you at the end of a difficult journey. But remember that it is rare enough, but there are situations when it is simply impossible to cope with freckles alone. Therefore, if in a month you do not notice any special progress, you need only to turn to a cosmetologist. Well, if it did not help, just accept yourself, love with the freckles. After all, you are not just beautiful - you love the sun! We advise you to read: