We can’t stop aging, but we can surely postponed! A living example is Gong Li, a 52 years old famous actress from China, but she looks amazing and young.
Here are some beauty secrets from Chinese ladies:
1. Rice water for toning skin
As replacement of tonic, they use rice water.
All you need to do to make your own rice water toner is soak some unpolished rice until the water looks milky and then you can apply it to your face with a cotton wool.
2. Use camellia oil for healthy hair and skin
Camelia oil is often used in China as an oil treatment for hair. It’s great for conditioning and it is also said to promote the growth of hair too.
Camelia oil is also used as a moisturizer for the skin and as a treatment for scars and stretch marks.
3. Mung beans to treat acne
Mung beans have been used for centuries in China to make face masks by ordinary people and empresses alike.
They grind up mung beans and add water to make a paste and then apply it on their faces and leave it on for about half an hour.
It’s great solution for treating acne, skin rashes and other skin problems.
4. Fight aging with green tea
Green tea improves your skin complexion and makes your skin healthy.
It helps flush out toxins from the skin, heals blemishes and scars, and reduces inflammation. It even improves the skin’s elasticity.
5.Mint leaves to lighten skin
Mint leaves contribute to porcelain look of the skin. To brighten your own complexion, just crush up fresh mint leaves into a paste and apply to the skin.
It will tone your skin and, over time, it will lighten your complexion.
Chinese are great believers in the power of reflexology and they have frequent massages to improve their circulation and help their body get rid of toxins.
Facial massages are very popular because they reduce puffiness and make the skin glow.
7. Turmeric to even out skin tone
Another useful Chinese beauty secrets is the use of turmeric powder.
Turmeric is often used in face masks to combat wrinkles and to even out the skin tone.
8 .Goji Berry
Goji berries are a rich in antioxidants, amino acids, minerals and vitamins that promote clear, healthy skin.
They’re also loaded with beta-carotene, which is very good for the skin. You can make goji berry tea by soaking these miracle berries in either hot or cold water with a teabag for some time and then drinking the tea.
After drinking the tea, eat the berries which will have become plump and juicy.