Homemade Neck Skin Care


Neck skin care is an integral part of the daily care of the body. The skin of the neck is usually dry, so care is the same as for dry skin. Courting the neck, do not forget about the skin of the neck and shoulders.

In order to prevent double chin keep your head straight. Sleep better at all without a pillow or on a very flat and stiff enough.
Use a nourishing cream for your skin slowly and rhythmically patting the chin with the back of your hands in the direction from the center to the ears. It is also recommended to do alternating hot and cold compresses.

Traditional Recipes for Neck Skin Care

Orange Mask

2 tablespoons fat cottage cheese mixed with the juice of half an orange and 1 teaspoon of vegetable oil. The mixture is applied to the gauze folded in half, which fix on the neck for 15-20 minutes. After removing the mask neck wash with warm water. This mask is desirable to 2 times a week for aging skin of the neck.

Potato Mask

2 potatoes boiled in their skins, make clean and mash. To the hot potatoes add 1 teaspoon of olive oil and glycerin. Mixture is put on the gauze and is applied to the neck. The top is covered with dense tissue, which may be fixed. After 15-20 minutes remove the wrap, and rinse the nack with warm water, rub the lime-colored infusion (1-2 tablespoons of flowers pour 200 ml of boiled water for 10-15 minutes, then strain) and applied for 30-40 minutes greasy cream.

Compress for the Neck

A handful of chamomile blossoms boiled in 250 ml of milk. Thick cloth with a warm mixture apply around the neck. Plastic wrap and towel are superimposed on top of compress. Keep 15 minutes. After compress the neck do not wash, only wipe down with a towel and apply the cream. This compress is good to use when sluggish, stretching the skin.

Compress for Neck with Mint

When withered skin of the neck, the compress for the neck with mint (hot and cold compress) are useful. Hot compresses applied for 1-2 minutes, cold – 5 min. Hot Compress is made from the infusion of mint.

Compress for the Neck with Sage

When withered skin of the neck two times per week hot and cold compresses alternately are useful with sage, beginning and ending with the cold. Hot hold for 1-2 minutes , cold – 5 min. Hot packs are made from the infusion or decoction of sage.

Cream to Keep Skin Elasticity of the Neck

Ingredients: 1 part of lanolin and 4 of the peach oil

The cream is applied to the skin on the front and sides of the neck, stroking it one, then the other hand cupping your neck under the chin with a brush and a gentle sliding motion produce stroking down 10-15 times. Following this, for 3-5 minutes, tapping lightly with your fingertips. The back of the neck is recommended to massage in a circular motion by each hand on 5-10 times.

Neck Cream

Mix 1 egg yolk, 1 teaspoon of honey, 2 teaspoons of vegetable oil, 1 teaspoon of infusion of chamomile blossoms, 15 ml of alcohol and camphor as much petroleum jelly or lanolin. The cream is applied onto the skin after the hot compress.

Linen Neck Mask

Gruel of decoction of flaxseed (2 tablespoons of seeds pour 400 ml of water, cook until mushy state) casting the neck and chest, covering it with parchment paper and a towel. After removing the mask skin sprinkled with cold water and cleanser. This mask makes the skin smooth and delicate neck.

Lemon Juice

1. To maintain skin elasticity it is useful 1 day per week to wipe the neck, shoulders and chest with a solution of 1 lemon juice in 500 ml of water. Then dry the skin and rub nourishing cream with light massage.

2. After washing the neck and shoulders is recommended to rinse with water and lemon juice (juice of 1 teaspoon per 2 liters of water).