Ladies with modest incomes cannot afford to throw money on cosmetic treatments whose effectiveness is directly proportional to the price and the ladies who can afford the luxury of using the most innovative beauty treatments cannot afford the time. So, here are ten easy recipes for homemade anti cellulite wraps.
You have surely heard of the many benefits of coffee and when it comes to cellulite, it is truly a great ingredient. To make your own effective anti cellulite wrap, you need a cup of coffee grounds and a little olive oil. Mix the two ingredients until they form a paste and gently massage problem areas.
Then use food wrap to wrap the areas on which you applied the combination of grounds and olive oil to bond better the elements. If you have the opportunity to spend a few minutes in bed is even better. Cover the wrap with a warm towel, wait 30 minutes and then rinse out with warm water and cold water alternately.
The ingredients of spirulina help regenerate tissue, improve blood circulation and skin appearance so this is one of the most effective remedies against cellulite. Buy spirulina capsules and crush a few to get as fine dust. Mix this fine dust with a pepper-based oil or cream. Rub this mixture for a few minutes on the problem areas. For a more intense effect, let the cream act for 20 minutes while wrapped and then rinse with warm water.
Besides offering you a cellulite cure, it also provides you with an additional benefit: clay helps in weight loss! It is rich in active ingredients that help detoxify the skin and improve its appearance.
Before applying clay on problem areas, it is recommended to exfoliate your skin (maybe with the coffee grounds mentioned above) to get rid of dead cells. Mix the clay paste powder with the juice of half a lemon, a tablespoon of olive / almond / coconut / jojoba oil.
After you apply the paste on the areas with cellulite, wrap yourself in food foil and cover yourself in many blankets for the effect to be stronger. Wait about an hour or more, if you resist, then rinse with lukewarm water. Then apply a cellulite cream and you’re done.
An anti cellulite treatment based on apple cider vinegar is very easy to get using three tablespoons of apple cider vinegar, two tablespoons olive oil. The mixture is rubbed firmly on areas affected by cellulite. Use a special massage for better penetration of the active substances into the skin.
After the massage, wrap in foil the affected areas for 15-20 minutes, then wash with warm water. Used daily, morning and evening, this cellulite treatment gives results quite quickly.
5. Honey and cinnamon
A cellulite cream with honey and cinnamon helps to get rid of cellulite from the thighs, buttocks and abdomen. Honey eliminate toxins and combats water retention and cinnamon increases blood circulation and tones the skin. Mix 2-3 tablespoons honey witjh2-3 tablespoons of cinnamon and rub vigorously. Wrap in foil the treated areas and wait 20-30 minutes, then remove foil and rinse with warm water. Repeat 2-3 times a week.
6. Essential oils
A cellulite cream based on geranium essential oil and lemongrass is highly effective against cellulite and stretch marks. The two active ingredients combined in a cream leave the skin velvety smooth. They can be purchased in stores that sell herbal products. Mix half a ripe avocado, the juice of one lemon, 2 tablespoons honey, 2 drops of geranium essential oil and one drop of lemongrass essential oil.
7. Elderberry tea
It is recommended to prepare a tea concentrate from elderberry as follows: half a liter of hot water and seven elderberry tea packs. Mix the juice of one lemon. Then dab the affected area with the mixture using cotton or a sponge and massage the area. Wrap the area and leave it for at least half hour.
8. Green tea
Make green tea concentrate: 2 liters of water and 10 packs of green tea. Mix the infusion with the juice from a lemon and 10 drops of vitamin A and a vial of vitamin E (or ten capsules of vitamin E). Dip bandages with the mixture, apply on the skin, wrap with foil and leave it on for at least an hour.
50 gr brown algae, 100g bran, 100g coarse salt and water. Algae, bran and salt are boiled in water. Allow to cool and apply on areas with cellulite. Cover with foil and leave it for 30 minutes. Then rinse the skin.
10. Cocoa and olive oil
Heat olive oil, mix it with cocoa, apply on the areas affected by cellulite and cover with foil. Leave on for 30 minutes, after which you can take a shower.