If you have problem with chapped lips during the winter try this quick and efficient method. All you need is a bag of tea. This method will replace all pallets and conditioner products for lips.
Fast treatment for cracked lips – take one green tea bag and wet it in a little warm water, excess the water and hold the tea bag on your lips for 5 minutes. Repeating this procedure every day will totally increase the hydration of the lips. The application of this will improve the condition of your lips.
Why does this work?
Well thanks to the secret of green tea. Green tea is actually one of the most popular herbs today. Scientifically researched with confirmation has many positive impacts at the most difficult diseases so it is no wonder that it will be great for “outdoor” applications. It is very popular in the cosmetics and it is used often against aging. Its properties effect well on skin including the lips.
Also, it is proven that the green tea improves the body’s natural resistance to UV rays. Also has anti-inflammatory properties and protects the skin from possible irritation. It contains caffeine, stimulates circulation and promotes detoxification. The compound inside, EGCG reactivates the dead cells which die in according to the poor living habits and exposure to sunlight and pollution and contains OPC – which is one of the most powerful antioxidant in general. They delay premature aging by combating the free radicals and healing the damaged cells.
Here are 2 recipes for skin mask:
- Mix 3 tablespoons yogurt with 1 tablespoon powdered green tea. Place it on the face and wait 20 minutes before wash. Apply moisturizing cream after wash.
- Mix 1 teaspoon of honey and 1 teaspoon of powdered green tea. Leave it for 30 minutes and then wash.
Other uses of green tea bags:
- Enrichments the water while pouring the flowers
- Reduce under-eye bags
- Antioxidant bath
- Removal of odors from shoes or room
- Flavor for pasta during cooking