Yes you read it right. Vodka!. Most of us must have tasted at least once. It is known as world’s most popular spirit. Vodka is also being used as a medicines since many years. It can be also used as insect repellent , sanitiser and even to cure tooth ache. Apart from it is also used as various skin care and hair care treatments. Do you want to know those?
Beauty Benefits Of Vodka:
1. For Frizzy Hair
Vodka in known to have low PH level. It is acidic in nature. Most of the shampoos and conditioners which we use contains silicons and parabens. These are alkaline in nature. Hence Vodka can help to maintain the PH level of the hair and makes hair smooth and manageable. You would need to add about 10ml of vodka into 50ml of your regular conditioner and mix it well. Use it once in a week to get best results.
2. For Dandruff
To get a rid of dandruff try this simple remedy. Put 2 teaspoon of rosemary leaves in half cup of Vodka . Let it sit for 2 to 3 days. After that strain the mixture and store it in the bottle. Use this mixture on your scalp and massage well. Keep it for an hour and wash it off later with mild shampoo. Follow this remedy twice in a week to get rid of dandruff.
3. For Hair Loss
Vodka can be also used to treat hair fall. A very effective remedy for hair fall. You would need 2 teaspoons of Onion Juice, 2 teaspoons of honey and 5 teaspoons of Vodka. Mix all the ingredients well and massage on your scalp. Let it sit over night. wash it off in the morning with mild shampoo. Follow this remedy daily if you are looking for quick results.
4. For Shiny Hair
Harsh chemicals and pollution take toll on our hair and make it dull and lifeless. To restore the lost shine you can try this hair mask. You would need 1 tablespoon of mayonnaise, 1 tablespoon of Olive oil, 1 teaspoon of honey, 10ml of Vodka and one egg yolk. Mix all the ingredients well to get a smooth paste. Apply it on your hair and keep it for 20 minutes. Wash it off later with mild shampoo. You will be able to notice the results instantly. Use this mask twice in a week to maintain the healthy shine.
5. For Hair Growth
This is a very easy remedy. Just add 10ml of vodka in 50ml of your regular shampoo and use it to wash your hair. Vodka helps to cleanse the scalp and promotes healthy hair growth.
6. For Brighter Skin
Vodka contains astringent properties. It helps to tightening the skin pores and firming the skin. Just prepare a mixture of Vodka, Lemon Juice and Water and put it in an ice tray. Keep it in the refrigerator. Rub those ice cubes on your face for 5 minutes. Your skin will look much more smoother and brighter. You can also use the mixture of vodka and water as an astringent.
7. For Acne
As we just discussed , vodka contains natural astringent properties it can be used for treating acne as well. Vodka helps to kill the bacteria and shrink the pores. Pimples or acne are nothing but the eruptions which are formed due to accumulation of dirt and oil in the pores. Vodka helps to cleanse those pores and treat those nasty acne. Apply vodka regularly on the affected area for best results.