The chamomile is well known for its soothing and medicinal powers. The chamomile is a natural remedy for a lot of diseases. But, thanks to its soothing powers, it is used a lot in the cosmetics.
There are a lot of cosmetic products based on chamomile, but it is the most powerful when used in its natural form.
- The chamomile, our skin's friend. The chamomile is used to calm the skin's irritations, so to calm the acne prone skin, the burns, the redness and to remedy all the skin infections.
You can either use a chamomile water or a chamomile essential oil. The difference is that the oil is more concentrated and you have to buy it, and regarding the water, you can do it at home.
- A chamomile based mask against acne. Because the chamomile calms the skin, you can try this homemade mask. To prepare it, you will need: 1 teaspoon dried and smashed chamomile flowers, 2 tablespoons of green clay, 1 egg white, 1 teaspoon of dried rosemary, 1 / 4L of mineral water and 2 tablespoons dried comfrey.
Put the chamomile flowers and the comfrey in a bowl. Put a boiling water in it to get their water.
Mix the other ingredients in another bowl and add the floral water. Mix the ingredients in order to get a homogeneous paste.
Apply the mask and let it sit for 30 minutes.
Tap the face with a cotton pad where you have previously put the floral water. Wash the face with a cold water afterwards.
- A chamomile infusion can replace some beauty products that you use. The chamomile infusion is made out of dried chamomile flowers and a boiling water.
This infusion can replace your regular makeup remover and your cream against the dark circles.
You apply the infusion on a cotton pad and you tap the face in order to remove the makeup.
To get rid of the dark circles, you can leave the cotton pads around the eyes for 10 minutes.
The chamomile infusion is also used to lighten the hair color.