Japanese have used rice because of its beneficial properties since time immemorial. It is one of the most effective natural ingredients that promote healthy skin.Thus, rice is highly used by the Japanese for treating their skin related problems.
Rice contains two of the most beneficial antioxidants namely linoleic acid and squalene. These two antioxidants trigger the release of collagen and thus slows down the wrinkle appearance. Also, squalene protects your skin from the harmful rays of the sun. The vitamin E and gamma-oryzanol present in rice, lower cholesterol levels thereby making your heart healthy.
This article will introduce you to a recipe involving rice. This recipe will not only improve your complexion but also reduce your wrinkles and blemishes.
- 1 tablespoon of milk
- 3 tablespoons of rice
- 1 tablespoon of honey
Procedure for preparation:
Start by cooking the rice.After cooking it, strain the excess water and save it for later. Add a tablespoon of warm milk and an equal amount of honey to this rice. Wash your face once and then apply this rice paste on your face.
Now, here you will require the water which you have saved for later.After the paste is dry, wash it off using this water.This water contains strong antioxidants, and that’s why it is better not to throw it. This mask will help in eliminating wrinkles, alleviating inflammations, moisturizing the skin and stimulating blood circulation.All of this is possible because of the presence of a large number of antioxidants in the rice water.
To sum it up, this mask will make your skin healthy, hydrated and radiant, wrinkles and blemish free. For best results, repeat this process once a week.