The delicate skin of women’s hands needs daily hydration and
permanent protection. These are mandatory conditions for preserving it.
beauty and velvety. But the modern rhythm of life often becomes
the reason that we pay little attention to this part of the body. AT
Ideally, hand skin care implies systematic
the use of biologically active substances that provide thin
hand skin nutrition. An excellent option would be a home remedy.
preparations – homemade hand cream, consisting of natural
- Homemade cream ingredients
- Cosmetic preparation rules
- Recipes for the most effective hand creams
Homemade cream ingredients
One of the primary features on your own
cooked cream is the ability to change the composition according to
specific needs and general condition of the dermis. At home
conditions, you can prepare two types of cream at once (for complex
exposure) day and night. After all, for the skin of hands as well as for
The skin of the face needs different nutrients acting in
accordance with the biorhythms of the body.
The basis for homemade creams are usually the following products
- beeswax – a beekeeping product perfect for
creating a cream for hands and nails, it nourishes and softens the skin,
strengthens the structure of nails;
- liquid and solid cosmetic oils (olive, corn,
flaxseed, almond, cocoa butter, coconut and shea butter);
- pork fat – perfectly nourishes the skin, is used as
emergency aid for severely chapped and hardened hands;
- butter – helps maintain skin elasticity and softness
Also basic components of homemade creams
substances such as animal wax, lecithin and
glycerol. Lanolin (industrial name wool wax
extracted from sheep’s wool) softens skin well, and lecithin
tones her up and nourishes with moisture.
In order to make hand cream at home
individual and enhance its effectiveness in the foundation add
essential aromatic oils, medicinal herbs, fruit juices and
plant juices, honey, etc. Determine the choice of additional
substances for the cream will help the table below.
|Glycerin, essential oil of myrrh, jasmine, patchouli, herbal infusions
|Cream, sour cream, natural honey, egg yolk, avocado oil,
sandalwood, jojoba, coconut oil.
|Sea buckthorn oil, tea tree, carrot seeds, chamomile,
Aloe, celandine, plantain.
|Honey, parsley, milk, lemon.||Whitening|
Cosmetic preparation rules
As mentioned above, the basic element of homemade cream
are oils of plant or animal origin (solid and
liquid). The choice of the basis in the manufacture of the drug depends on how
skin needs, and from personal preferences regarding
consistency means. Long “conjure” over the cream to get
perfect white and smooth mass, not worth it. “Like in store” all
Remember that homemade creams are very fatty, so their use
may cause some inconvenience.
Another distinctive feature of homemade creams
preparations – complete absence of chemicals in their composition,
preservatives, artificial flavors. In connection with this term
storage of their short. It is worth paying attention to when
using. Stored home remedy in the refrigerator no more than 7
There are also some precautions in the process.
self-cooking tools that you need to know.
- Adding folic acid, vitamin C and others to the preparation
heat sensitive vitamins, do not expose it to
temperatures above 40̊̊ degrees, as the vitamins lose their
- Do not mix different types of acids (salicylic acid with fruit,
eg). Some of them may join with each other in
certain chemical reactions, reducing to a large extent
- Do not be afraid to add alcohol or vodka to homemade creams. Many
they know that alcohol dries their skin, but not many know that
in moderation ethyl alcohol performs the function
conductor, contributing to the penetration into the dermis useful
Recipes for the most effective hand creams
For aged skin
For the preparation of the cream will need juice of 2 lemons, 50 ml
tinctures of their skin and 1 tsp. glycerin, 2 tbsp. l melted
beeswax and 1 tsp. Jojoba oil. Tincture to cook
easy: chop the peel of the already squeezed lemons, pour 50 ml
boiling water, cover the dishes with a lid, insist for 1 hour.
Strain the cooled tincture and mix with the remaining ingredients.
Lubricate hands in the morning and evening.
This tool deeply moisturizes the skin, provides protection,
smoothes wrinkles, eliminates age spots.
The following cream recipe is simple: 1 tsp. salicylic acid mix
with ½ tsp. of retinol, ½ tsp. of vitamin E, and 3 drops.
This cream renews the epidermis, removing dead cells, actively
nourishes even the deeper layers of the skin.
For dry and very dry skin
In 100 ml of concentrated chamomile decoction, add 1 tsp.
shea butter, 1 tsp. jojoba oil and 4 drops of orange oil.
To prepare a decoction of chamomile, 2 tbsp. spoons of dried flowers
plants, pour 150 ml of water, put on the fire and boil for 1 hour
low heat. Broth strain and connect with all components.
Whip the cream thoroughly and apply on the skin twice a day.
The result – moisturized skin 24 hours.
To create a fragrant chocolate cream you need 1 tbsp.
spoon of cocoa butter, 0, 5 tsp of ground cinnamon and 2-3 drops of butter
an orange Heat cocoa butter in a water bath. Into molten
add the rest of the ingredients and whisk until
formation of homogeneous mass. It is more convenient to apply the cream with
plastic spatulas or spoons.
Restores the lipid layer of the dermis, prevents the appearance
peeling and irritations.
Nourish the skin with nutrients and smooth wrinkles,
dryness resulting in a light moisturizing hand lotion
action. The recipe is simple: mix 1 teaspoon honey with 0.5 teaspoon
wheat germ oil, the same amount of glycerin and 4-5
drops of juniper oil.
Homemade nourishing cream can be prepared from 130 ml of glycerin,
2 tbsp. spoons of onion juice, 3st. spoons of lemon juice and 1 tbsp. spoons
honey Mix all the ingredients well. The resulting cream
stored for 5 days in a glass jar at a temperature not higher than 5-6
50 g of butter mixed with 1 teaspoon of honey and decoction
turns in the same amount. The decoction is prepared as follows: 1
Art. spoon 200 ml of boiling water and 20 minutes
insist. All components are mixed to the mass became
homogeneous. Place in a glass jar and store no more than 6
days in the fridge.
Whatever recipe for homemade hand cream you choose,
remember that their youth and beauty will be preserved for many years
possible only with the constant use of funds. Take care of your skin
hands and care for her as well as for the skin of the face and neck. Then
your hands at any age will attract attention and cause