Postpartum belly skin care
Salt is a natural ingredient that is easy to find, cheap and safe for health, not only an indispensable spice but also considered a natural “cosmetic”. According to Oriental Medicine, salt is soldering, non-toxic, used to treat many diseases in both Eastern and Western medicine.
For postpartum women, salt is considered a valuable medicine in preventing stomach cramps, reducing belly wrinkles, reducing belly fat, curing joint pain and effectively beautifying the skin.
The abdominal skin of women after giving birth is often stretchy and less firm. To take care of postpartum belly skin, use crushed sea salt, then hot roast and put in a cloth bag and apply to the abdomen for about 20 minutes. 1 week after giving birth, if you do it regularly every day, your belly skin will soon be restored and firm again.
Treatment of acne
To treat acne, dilute the salt in a little warm water and apply this solution on your face, you can use your hands or a cotton ball so that the water can easily stay on the skin. Then you leave it on for about 10-15 minutes before you apply your moisturizer.
Please note, at first salt water may make you feel uncomfortable when it soaks into the open wound, but be patient for a while because it is an effective way to disinfect acne. In addition, you can also use salt to bathe and beautify regularly if you have acne on your body.
Kill death celk
Exfoliating with sea salt is a natural and safe method for the skin, making dry skin smoother and leaving you feeling wonderfully soft.
You can make a salt scrub as follows: First, mix 1/4 cup of salt with 1/2 – 3/4 cup of almond, sesame or jojoba oil. Then, you add about 20 drops of your favorite essential oil to create fragrance and soften the skin. You can use a cotton ball to soak the mixture on and gently rub the skin to be exfoliated. In particular, before waxing, you can apply this mixture to the skin for softer skin.
Relieve foot pain
The composition of salt contains cations (positive) and nation (negative) to help the body balance. When soaking your feet with warm salt water, this solution will affect the joints according to the mechanism of local hot and cold contraction. Therefore, for patients with arthritis, peripheral neuritis … make yourself a habit of soaking your feet with warm salt water every day!
If you soak your sore feet in warm water mixed with a little salt and rinse in cold water, your feet will be much less painful. You should note that you should only use salt 1 to 2 times in a week and avoid going in the sun, because during the time of using salt water if you are exposed to the sun for too long, your skin will be melasma.
Make eyes bright
The wonders of nature often lie in both simple and insignificant things. Small and modest salt particles bring at most seven miraculous functions to help you solve problems related to health care, including the use of brightening eyes.
You can use salt mixed with water to wash your eyes by taking a bowl of clean water, mixing a little salt to dissolve, then placing your face in a bowl of water and opening your eyes. Roll your eyes up and down continuously to help rinse your eyes in the salt water. You should do this every day in the evening, after only 10 days you will see your eyes are different, look more clear and attractive.
Care for healthy shiny hair
For a healthy shiny hair, prepare about 2 teaspoons of salt and a lemon. Mix lemon juice, salt with a little warm water, then absorb evenly on your hair and gently massage your hair for about 5 minutes for it to be absorbed evenly. Then, you use a clean towel to wrap your hair to incubate for another 10 minutes.
Finally, wash your hair with warm water. You should do it regularly every 2 weeks to have smooth and dandruff-free hair.
For soft hands and feet skin
Sea salt is not only an essential food for health, but in fact, it is also a medicine to help smooth hands and feet. Sea salt contains up to 80% sodium chloride content and 20% minerals. In particular, the amount of sodium, vitamins A and C are active ingredients in promoting the regeneration of new cells.
Therefore, using sea salt can effectively overcome dry skin, remove skin pigmentation, shrink pores to bring freshness to the skin. That is also the reason why every time we take a bath, we should put a few grains of salt in the bath to help make our skin more beautiful.
But only with sea salt, it is easy to make the skin lack moisture when removing dead cells. Therefore, to enhance and balance moisture, when taking care of your hands, you should add a few drops of honey and olive oil.
There are many ways to get rid of body odor in which crystalline salt is one that has the ability to kill odor-causing bacteria. If you use baking soda to get rid of body odor at home, you can add a teaspoon of pure salt to help get rid of body odor more effectively. If you are new to waxing, you should not deodorize with salt because it will cause stinging and pain.
You can deodorize by dissolving 2 teaspoons in boiling water, then wiping your armpits with warm water or you can use half a fresh lemon to gently rub over the underarms to remove dead skin cells. unnecessary, making the skin firmer and smoother. Next, use a dry towel soaked in salt water and apply evenly to the armpit area in a circular direction around the armpit. You repeat the above movements many times for about 10-15 minutes, finally wipe it off with a dry towel.
You should persist in doing it about 2 times a week and do it before going to bed to get the desired results.
Clean your nose
Everyone is probably familiar with the way salt is used to make toothpaste and mouthwash, in addition, salt also has the effect of cleaning the nose. By clearing the nose to improve breathing, it can also relieve allergies or sinus infections.
To make salt water rinse your nose, add a teaspoon of salt to a cup of water and stir until it dissolves. Then, stand in front of the sink, lean forward and lean to one side, and use a 25 ml syringe to forcefully inject saline into the upper nostril until the saline comes out of the lower nostril. Repeat 3-5 times and then switch sides.
For oily or acne-prone skin, sea salt is useful because it reduces inflammation, balances oil levels, and treats acne.
You can use sea salt to make a mask as follows: you dissolve salt in water in the ratio of 1 part salt to 3 parts water and then mix with 3 teaspoons of pure pure honey. Then, you apply the mixture on your face and wait for 15 minutes and then wash it off with warm water.