Homemade Facial Mask To Reduce Wrinkles With Cucumber

Last updated : 12 February 2015

The juice of a fresh cucumber can refresh and sooth the skin, removes impurities, combats wrinkles, cellulite and soothes irritation.

An interesting fact is that cucumbers have the same pH as your skin.

The substances contained by cucumbers have a positive effect on the skin, stimulating the production of collagen which will make your skin firmer and more compact.

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How To Make The Face Mask

Cucumbers are not only healthy tasty vegetables with a pleasant refreshing scent but are also extremely useful in combating various skin problems. Cucumbers are also great of helping fight dark circles around the eye area.

These vegetables contain most of the vitamins you need in a day.

One cucumber contains vitamins B1, B2, B3, B5, B6, folic acid, vitamin C, calcium, iron, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium and zinc.

Cucumber has extraordinary, moisturizing, nourishing and astringent properties offering a multitude of benefits for the body.

  • Helps with a proper function of liver
  • It balances blood pressure due to its potassium
  • Helps in hair growth
  • Prevents cracking nails

Ingredients required

You will need:

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  • 60 gr peeled cucumber (without the seeds)
  • 5 crushed mint leaves
  • 1 egg white


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  1. Mix well the cucumber with the mint in a blender.
  2. Beat the egg white until it becomes foam and add it over the paste of cucumber and mint.
  3. Apply the mask on your cleansed face and leave it to work for 20 minutes.
  4. Rinse your face with warm water.

For best results it should be repeated once a week.

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About Georgiana Coslenco

I was inspired to write this blog after suffering from severe acne. During this time I created natural, healthy home made beauty treatments that fed my skin to try and help me heal. My friends were amazed at how good my skin looked and pestered me for my recipes so I decided to put them online so I could help everyone.

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