It is available in every home and yet we are unaware of the range of its beneficial properties. Rich in vitamin E, A and antioxidants olive oil has a strong anti-wrinkle and anti-allergic effect, while its high content of copper, iron, phosphorus and calcium helps in stimulating the dehydrated skin. It infiltrates easily and deeply into the skin, achieving intensive nourishing and making the skin soft, elastic, but mostly brighter. Below are some simple care tips.
Facial skin care mask with olive oil:
for oily skin: 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil, 1 tablespoon yogurt, 1 teaspoon clay, 2 drops of essential eucalyptus oil.
for normal skin: 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil, 1 teaspoon thyme honey.
for dry skin: 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil, 1 teaspoon almond oil, 1 tablespoon of banana pulp.
Stir all ingredients until your mixture becomes homogenized, and then spread on the face and neck, except the eye area. Leave it for 20 minutes and then remove with lukewarm water.
Make up removal:
Wet the face with water then massage it with olive oil. With a damp cotton remove the makeup.
Mix 3 tablespoons olive oil and 4 tablespoons of salt. Apply this paste on the pimples and let it stand for a few minutes. Rinse thoroughly.