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Homemade sour cream scrub mask

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Mix ½ tablespoon of each sour cream and oat bran. Add 1 teaspoon of sugar (or crushed egg shells) and 1 tablespoon of milk. Use mixture as a regular scrub, applying it to the face with gentle massaging motions. Leave on for 10 more minutes and rinse with warm water.

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Homemade raspberry lip mask

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The mask bellow protects the lips from inflammations and aids the removal of dead cells.
Mash 3 or 4 raspberries with honey. Add a few drops of liquid sour cream to avoid irritation. Apply mixture to lips and leave on for 10-15 minutes. Rinse with warm water and follow up with vegetable oil.

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Homemade pumpkin mask for dry skin

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The following mask is especially beneficial for ladies with dry skin type. To make it, blend 2 tablespoons of roast pumpkin. Add 1 tablespoon of each: olive oil, almond oil and sour cream. Spread mixture on face and neck. Cover with a piece of gauze or some light and clean cotton fabric. Keep mask on for 20 minutes and rinse first with warm and then with cold water.

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Rejuvenating facial skin

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After a certain age, facial skin starts to lose its beauty and radiance. After the 35th year, a woman’s skin becomes more and more dry and loses its elasticity. This is the time when deep wrinkles first occur and the effects of the environment become clearly visible.
Not everyone has the means or inclination for constant plastic surgery to correct the consequences of aging. There are however alternative methods – rejuvenating masks. In order to be efficient, they have to be applied at least three times a week. (more…)