Most of us are not aware of benefits from cold water or ice on skin, but it’s true that ice cubes have its affect on our face. With all pollution out, skin gets dead cells layered that gives dull looks. Ice cube and cold water is helpful in calming head and back aches. Here we are going to pin point at some benefits of ice. All you need is to do is invest some time and effort once a week, and use the ingredients available in your kitchen to put together your own facial at home. Or maybe all you need is to open the freezer and take some ice cubes out!
Most people don’t know this but rubbing ice-cubes on breakouts can drastically reduce the skin irritation and inflammation, and speed up the healing process. Obviously, as it’s just water, ice is much less harsh on your skin than many of the chemical concoctions sold over the supermarket counter. Try it and see for yourself just how effective this treatment can be.
Take an ice cube and rub on your face. Then, pat dry. This helps to improve blood circulation and keeps your skin healthy.
Boil a handful of lemon grass leaves or mint in one liter of water, until you get the aroma. Then, place in an ice tray and freeze. Rub a lemon grass ice cube all over your face. It cleanses the dirt and grime accumulated in your skin’s pores and shuts them.
The above point can be also tried by pouring lemon juice in ice cube trays, when frozen just toss in a cube. Try with other citrus fruits.
Better still rub an ice cube dipped in rose water over the T-Zone. It prevents enlarged pores and blackheads. Freeze tray with rose water ice cubes so you can rub your face with them any time of the day especially after a bath as it opens the pores.