Glycerol About ry often composed of many cosmetic products you can find a component like glycerin .Yes, and in the preparation of homemade cosmetics, especially as regards creams for the face, glycerol plays a significant role.
litserin T is a trihydric alcohol which is an odorless, viscous, transparent and colorless liquid, and is used in cosmetics as a good skin moisturizer.
H about there opinion that the use of glycerol is active in skin damage, making only only the outer effect of its moisture.And in fact, glycerin contributes to further drying of the skin, pulling moisture from its deeper layers, and just keeping it on the surface.

H and actually a piece of truth in this is still available.A
ate that glycerol has a good ability to pull moisture from the air, and thus it saturate our skin.As a result, the skin is formed as if wet plenochka from what is felt and this is the moisturizing effect.
And indeed, after the application of cosmetic tools with glycerin, a skin well moisturized and so

ftened, it becomes smooth and elastic.

H about here, there is one little "but".Glycerin is capable of absorbing moisture from the air, this moisture only if there has.This means that in dry climates, or with dry air around the skin, glycerin is nothing left to do but suck the moisture out of the skin depth.Therefore use of glycerin in cosmetic recommended only with adequate humidity, the optimal level of which is 45-65%.

In some cases even glycerol can pull moisture from the skin, so it is to apply it in a clean, neat.But since in cosmetology glycerin in the composition is always used with other components, and its average concentration of about 5.7% to worry in this regard is not necessary.

T litserin readily available in pharmacies or online stores.And then we offer you a few home remedies recipes using glycerol for good skin hydration.

moisturizing and nourishing mask of honey and glycerin, also has a small cleaning effect:
Mix 1 teaspoon of glycerin with the same amount of honey, add 3 tbsp.spoon clean cold water and stir well to dissolve all ingredients and smooth.Then add in the composition of the 1 teaspoon of oat flour, and stir again all.
If suddenly the mass is too thick, add it is still a small amount of water.Apply the resulting mask on your face for 10-15 minutes, then rinse with water at room temperature.
recommended for dry, normal and combination skin.

order to moisturize the skin well, dissolve 1 teaspoon of glycerin in 2 Art.tablespoon of water, then mix the compound with one egg yolk.Properly lubricate the face of the resulting mixture, and leave for 15 minutes.After a wash with lukewarm water.

Toning, moisturizing and refreshing mask of good glycerine for dry and normal skin and dry areas on the skin combined:
Finely chop 1 medium-sized slice of lemon with peel.Then dissolve 1 teaspoon of glycerin in 2 Art.spoons of water and add this solution to the lemon.After adding 1 part of egg yolk and 1 teaspoon sour cream or dairy cream.Thoroughly mix all and apply on face for 15 minutes.

The use of glycerol in the recipe is very nutritious mask for dry skin person:
First, you will need to cook mashed potatoes with milk.Just boil 1 medium-sized potato (preferably in uniform), then clean it and mash into a puree with the addition of milk.1 tbsp.a spoonful of the puree rub with 1 egg yolk, 1 teaspoon of honey, and with Art.spoon of vegetable oil.
Further, as in the previous recipes, dissolve 1 teaspoon of glycerin in 2 Art.spoons of water and add this mixture to the composition of mashed potatoes, egg yolk, etc.Once again all mix and apply on face for 15 minutes, after which rinse with warm water.

And in order to not only clean the oily skin (oily or combination skin patches on), but also moisturize it well to add glycerol masks from clay.
Take about half a teaspoon of glycerin, and dissolve it in 2 of Art.spoons of cool clean water.Loan add as much powder, white, blue or green clay with stirring to form a creamy mass.Apply it on your face for 10-15 minutes, then rinse with cool water.
Similarly, you can add glycerin and mask from another cosmetic clay .

Recipe mask of decoction of birch buds and cosmetic clay with the addition of glycerol for problematic oily skin :
Pour half cup boiling water 1 tbsp.spoon birch buds, and boil on low heat for another 5 minutes.Then remove from the heat, leave to cool, then strain.
The resulting broth, dilute half art.white spoon, or even better green clay as to obtain a mass that resembles sour cream.This mass add 3 drops of camphor alcohol, and half a teaspoon of glycerin diluted in 1 tbsp.spoon of water.Mask put on face for 15 minutes, then rinse with cool water.

Universal recipe Mask, in which also includes glycerol:
For its preparation you will need:
1 tbsp.spoon of glycerin;
2 tbsp.tablespoons white or pink clay;
half cup of oatmeal;
quarter cup of rice;
2 tbsp.tablespoons dried chamomile flowers;
2 leaves of aloe (preferably seasoned before it in the refrigerator for about 2 weeks), finely crushed to a pulp;
1 cup of pure water (distilled or non-carbonated mineral).
And now the actual cooking method masks:
In a small saucepan, bring the water to a boil, then sprinkle in a daisy in it, cover, and leave for a minimum fire.At this time, grind in a coffee grinder oat flakes and rice, and stir the resulting flour with powdered clay.This mixture in the saucepan, add chamomile, and, without removing from the heat, start to stir up, until a thick homogeneous mass.
Then add glycerin and aloe, remove from heat, and whisk all mixer.The mask is ready.It can be placed in any jar and store in the refrigerator.
This mask is perfectly cleanses and soothes the skin, removes shine well, but it is not particularly tightens the skin, and has still moisturizing and emollient action thanks to glycerol.

glycerin is widely used in cosmetics and in cooking folk lotions face.For example, here is a good recipe for cleansing and refreshing herbal lotion, which is suitable for all skin types:
Mix in equal proportions of dried herbs, and other ingredients such as chamomile flowers, mint leaves, dried or fresh lemon zest and ripe (fresh ordry), mountain ash berries.2 tbsp.spoon mixture pour 1 cup boiling water and boil for about 25-30 minutes on low heat.Then remove from heat, cover, and leave to cool.
After strain the broth, and add the liquid part 1 of spoon (preferably flower), and 1 teaspoon of glycerin.All stir and pour the finished lotion in a glass bowl.
Again, thanks to a glycerin lotion not only cleanses the skin but at the same time it is well moisturizes and softens.

Or here's another recipe for a good toning and moisturizing lotion :
Grind into mush 1 whole orange (with a dry skin) or 1 lemon (for oily skin).This slurry pour 1 glass of clean cold water, and put in a dark place for 1 week.
Then strain and add to the resulting citrus infusion of 1 teaspoon of glycerin.For more skin moisture, add 2 teaspoons of glycerin.
This lotion can be used as to cleanse the skin and to refresh it in the morning.

A good friend of ours, who was fat and pretty problem skin with acne use the following mixture:
He stirred the 1 st.spoon of liquid ammonia with 2 Art.spoons of a good cologne, with 1 tea spoon of glycerin, and with 4 Art.spoons of water.This mixture he wiped the face every morning, after which the condition of his skin has improved significantly.

And, of course, glycerin is used in cosmetics and in the preparation of various household face creams.For more information about this, as well as links to the recipes of creams, of many of which include glycerin, can be found in the section Creams .

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