Algae mask is a type of mask obtained by combining the raw material obtained from seaweed with various materials.
Benefits of Seaweed Mask
The seaweed used in this mask is sprulina. Spriluna can be used as a food supplement. You can apply this mask once a day. You should not reapply this mask more than a week. The seaweed mask has antioxidant feature, so it purifies the skin from toxins. Acne problems may occur at young ages because the oil secretion in the skin is high. It can be used to solve this problem. Thanks to its anti-aging feature, it helps the skin to stay young and rejuvenated. Since it contains high levels of vitamin E, it has a moisturizing feature, treats drying of the skin with the effect of aging and sagging that occurs as a result. It is used in cellulite treatments. It dehydrolyzes the body (removes its edema) Seaweed has a cell restructuring feature. It helps the cells to be well nourished and regenerated. The minerals it contains respond to many needs of the skin. Thus, you can sleep with a nourished and renewed skin tissue and support the formation of new cells.
- 2 tablespoons of powdered seaweed (sprulina)
- 3 tablespoons of extra virgin olive oil
- Kitchen apron
- Mixing bowl
Preparation of the Mask
Mix 2 tablespoons of sprulina and 3 tablespoons of extra virgin olive oil slowly. When you get a homogeneous consistency, your mask is ready. After applying the mask to your skin, you need to wait until it dries. You should rinse the dried mask with plenty of cold water.
Things to be considered while applying the algae mask
You must apply the mask to your cleansed skin. Before applying the mask, your skin should not even have a moisturizer. Applying peeling the day before the mask increases the effect of the mask. The mask will dry very quickly. You need to apply it on your face without wasting time, otherwise it will come to an inapplicable consistency. When applying to the skin, movements should be made from the bottom up. Since the mask has a drying feature, these movements will create a firming massage effect. It should not be applied around the eyes and lips. It should also be applied to the neck area. The mask should not be applied too thickly. It is enough to apply in a thickness that the skin will not be visible. You cannot reuse the mask that has increased, so you can apply it to your hands to avoid damage. Spirulina should be stored in a cold and closed place.
Olive oil is suitable for all skin types because it contains a protein chain very close to human protein. Thus, the seaweed mask combined with olive oil becomes suitable for all skin types. Seaweed has a property of drying on the skin and thanks to olive oil, it gains a moisturizing effect.