Carrots, like other vegetables presents beta-carotene, and best of all, in high concentrations. / Photo: COURTESY
27 Jan, 2017 | Not only serves as a tonic when the defenses are on the floor. In these cases, it is common to mix a few pieces of this vegetable of orange colour, with beetroot and freshly squeezed orange juice after hearing the classic phrase:, Take, juice, three-in-one!
If you are certain the benefits and powers of this smoothie 100% natural, today we will make special emphasis on the cosmetic properties of the carrot, as we will explain in brief how to take care of your skin from the inside out and vice versa.
Antioxidants in addition to vitamins and minerals are only some of the components of this herbaceous plant edible. Each one of these elements serve as a shield against the signs of aging, those that are in part caused by the ultraviolet rays. That’s why, in addition to use sunglasses and to use a special protector, it is recommended to increase the consumption of carrots. Do you want to show off a youthful skin for a longer time or not?
Thanks to its content of molecules capable of slowing or preventing the oxidation of the same, it is possible to prevent major skin complaints such as cancer. Carrots, like other vegetables presents beta-carotene, and best of all, in high concentrations. This feature is also beneficial because it stimulates the formation of melanin, that is to say, it favors the natural pigmentation of the skin.
Next to this, it is advised as a natural remedy for oily skin, when there are pimples and pimples product from the acne. With these arguments it is more convenient to begin to include or duplicate the amount of carrot in the diet, so drinking a juice morning you’re care of your skin, but also developing a homemade mask to the base of this fabulous vegetable.
To make a mask you need
1 egg (only the clear)
Preparation of the mask
-Peel and cut the carrot. Place water and process until the mixture is homogeneous.
-Includes egg white. Ties it all together very well, and once you’ve achieved a kind of cream, it is ready to be applied.
Form of application and other tips
-Place the mask in the complexion, care with delicate areas such as the ¡ojoss!
-Leave the mixture on the face and allow to act for about 30 minutes (half an hour).
-Remove with warm water and dry the face gently with a towel.
-Does this mask 2-3 times per week and you will see good results.