Today, you are going to learn the benefits of the green tea and masks that can be made using it. Green tea has numerous benefits. The biggest reason for using green tea is its being full of antioxidants that is extremely essential for the overall skin care. Antioxidants, fights the free radicals that otherwise causes fine lines, wrinkles and other health conditions. You have two options if using green tea, one is to sip it twice or thrice every day for overall health and the other is to use it topically with other ingredients for skin care. In both the ways, you will become able to make your skin rich, rejuvenated and young forever. Now let’s read more about the top 5 green tea face care therapies for overall skin care.
Here Are Some Of The Amazing Face Care Therapies:
1. Cream, Brown Sugar And Green Tea
In this face mask, brown sugar works amazingly in exfoliating the skin and removing its dead skin along with the unnecessary matter that clogs the pores. With continuous usage, you will to able to make your skin smooth and softer. While cream imbibes it’s moisturizing and nourishing property along with hydrating the skin. Last but not the least, green tea is used to enhance the properties of these two ingredients. It gives the skin its basic requirement: antioxidants.
For making this face mask, add 1 teaspoon of brown sugar to one teaspoon of cream into a bowl. Tear one green tea bag and add one teaspoon of concoction into the same bowl. Stir all these ingredients and apply all over your face. Keep for some 15 minutes and then wash off with lukewarm water finally.
2. Green Tea, Mint And Lemon Juice
This is mainly a steam of mint with green tea and lemon juice meant for relaxing, moisturizing and making the skin plump. Also, this face mask makes improves the blood circulation of the skin and also cleanses its pores from deep inside. Do use it regularly to make your skin rejuvenated, soothing and refreshing all the time. I am sure that you are going to love this face mask.
For preparing this face mask, you need ¼ cup of dried organic lemon balm, 1/8 cup of organic green tea and 1 to 2 teaspoon of dried organic peppermint. In case, you are using fresh peppermint or lemon balm, do increase the amount. Add all these three ingredients in the mentioned amount in a glass container. Boil some water and put the mixture to it. Do cover the container as soon as it starts leaving an aroma. Now, remove from the heat and bring your face closer to the container so that the aroma comes and starts getting absorbed in your pores. Do this for some time. Also make sure that you keep your mouth open and eyes close. Take steam for about 10 minutes.
3. Green Tea, Rice Flour And Lemon Juice
In this face mask, you have rice flour that acts wonderful in removing blemishes, dark spots and pigmentation from the skin. It possess skin exfoliating properties as well that absorbing excess of oil and sebum from the skin, revives its beauty and natural glow. Blending it with green tea, makes it even more potent in its functions like dealing with the free radicals of the skin and making the skin rejuvenate once again. However, you must know that this face mask is meant for oily skin type majorly.
Pour 1 teaspoon of lemon juice into a bowl. Now add 1 teaspoon of rice flour to the same bowl. Mix and you will get a thick paste. Add 2 teaspoon of hot green tea water and blend again. Now you can apply the paste all over your face till neck. Keep it for some 20 minutes before you finally wash it off with lukewarm water.
4. Green Tea, Yogurt And Lemon Juice
This therapy is made just for the sensitive skin. Sensitive skin needs proper care else it may develop severe skin conditions. You have taken yogurt as it is full of nutrients that helps in fighting acnes, clearing blemishes, reducing discoloration of the skin and moisturizing the skin from the depth. Lemon juice is added to make the skin free from any kind of spots whereas green tea makes this therapy worth applying twice every week.
Into a bowl, add one teaspoon of lemon juice and yogurt. Add one green tea bag into a cup of boiling water. Allow the green tea to leave color and wait till it is all chilled. Now add 2 teaspoon of this tea water to the bowl containing lemon juice and yogurt. Mix all these ingredients well and apply all over your face till neck. Let the paste stay on your face for 20 minutes. Finally wipe with a clean cloth. So wash off with lukewarm water afterwards. Finally, apply a moisturizing cream.
5. Green Tea And Lavender Flowers
This is another very exciting face mask for beautiful skin. The skin will become beautiful when its pores are all cleansed and this can happen with the usage of this face therapy. This one is more of a facial scrub meant to remove the dead skin layer and cleanse the cells. This is little rough to the skin but is loaded with the nourishing properties of oats, almonds, lavender and green tea.
Into a coffee grinder, add 1 teaspoon of oatmeal, 1 teaspoon of organic almonds, and 2 teaspoon of dried organic lavender flowers. Grind all these three ingredients to form powder. Remove the larger particles as these may be too abrasive on the skin. Now you need to add 1 teaspoon of organic clay, 2-5 drops of lavender essential oil and ½ teaspoon of organic matcha tea. Mix these ingredients properly and store into an airtight container. Wash your face and use this paste. For making the paste, you need to mix a little amount of this powder with some water or milk or rose water. To enhance the properties, you can add yogurt as well. Form a smooth paste with this and apply all over your face till neck. Massage for some time and then wait for another 20 minutes. If you have dry skin, then do not exceed more than 5 minutes. Finally, rinse it off with cool water.