The use of apple cider vinegar as a cosmetic ingredient it has been widely commented on for years. It is a liquid that contains vitamins more valued by the world beauty, the B and C, in addition to being antioxidant, it has properties anti-inflammatory and antibacterial. Depending on the way that you apply, experts suggest reduce it with other ingredients to prevent irritation.
Why apple cider vinegar is good for the skin?
The benefits of apple cider vinegar in the skin.
The properties of apple cider vinegar come from polyphenolsa compound predominantly in the apple extract (the base of your structure) that, according to a study from the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences of the University of Salamanca, with features antioxidants, antimelanogénicas, anti-cellulite, seborreguladoras or anti-inflammatory.
In addition, a study by the National Institute of Health of the united States, writes that the antioxidants in the polyphenols also act against stress, degenerative provacado by UV rays and serve as protect against outside contamination that leads to the development of signs of aging.
Apple cider vinegar: the beauty secrets of Scarlett Johansson
The apple cider vinegar is one of the secret beauty of Scarlett Johansson.
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Given these benefits, it should not seem strange that the apple cider vinegar you have arrived to the routine beauty of any other celebrity. An actress that has openly admitted to the use of this ingredient to apply on your skin is Scarlett Johansson, who confessed in an interview that one of her beauty tips was to apply it in your face on a recurring basis.
The protagonist of Lost in Traslationcommented that it is an excellent natural alternative to other cosmetic products with the largest amount of chemicals.
How to apply apple cider vinegar on the face?
So you can apply this ingredient on your face.
Though Scarlett Johansson not revealed exactly how to use apple cider vinegar in the skin, however, your comment is an excellent starting point to believe and to test the effects of this liquid because, let us accept it, the american actress has a complexion enviable and her latest red carpet are the proof of it.
The dietitian and nutritionist, Spanish, Carla Zaplana, announced via her blog style of life and well-being a simple homemade recipe to make a tonic. You’ll only need three ingredients: vinegar, water and some essential oil of your preference.
How to make a tonic of apple cider vinegar to the face?
Zaplana suggests that for oily skins, the tonic contains two tablespoons of apple cider vinegar and, proportionally, two tablespoons of water to fill a small vial. In addition to water, you can then use any infusion with herbs of your preference.
Add three drops of your favorite essential oil, the recipe of the nutritionist leads lavender.
Shake the mixture on your face, you can be with a cotton ball or a spray bottle.
Repeat the process during the night, as long as you do not expose to direct sunlight the following day.