Face mask from flax seeds: recipes for beauty, health and youth

  • September 08, 2018
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  • Masks from flax seeds
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  • Masks with flax flour

Flax with its tiny, golden seeds, like the splashes of the sun, personifies the beauty and strength of nature, which generously endowed this plant. Due to the unique composition of seeds, flax is considered a nutraceutical (a product of youth, completely rejuvenating the body).

The King of the Franks, Charlemagne was so convinced of the power of flaxseed that he issued a decree according to which All his subjects were obliged to use this amazing seed for the sake of prolongation life.

Len (or Curlyash) has not lost its popularity in our days. He is respected by doctors and specialists of alternative medicine, cooks and nutritionists. But most of all the sun plant is loved by cosmetologists.


Flax is the richest stocks of substances most useful for humans: fiber, fatty polyunsaturated acids, groups of vitamins (B, E, A, C, D), carotenoids, proteins, minerals, active enzymes and lignans.

Lignans are powerful antioxidants. These substances have antiviral, antifungal and anticarcinogenic properties.

A unique combination of nutrients has made the sun plant an excellent means of caring for the skin. Mask of flax for the face is made on the basis of the seeds themselves, flaxseed oil and flax flour.

Masks from flax seeds

Than is useful

Mask of flax seeds for the face has the main goal - maximum rejuvenation and healing of wilting, dry and coarse skin. The effect can be noticed after 10-15 procedures. You:

  • wrinkles will disappear;
  • Facial muscles will be tightened;
  • Smoothed face;
  • improve the general condition of the skin;
  • pigmentation will go away and the color of the dermis will be restored.

Face mask from the seeds of flax has a powerful moisturizing effect, so for oily, oily skin it will not work. For a basis fresh seeds (better buy them in a drugstore) are taken.

How to make

Flax seeds are pre-soaked in ½ cup of hot water, brought to a boil and cook for a quarter of an hour. The resulting chilled and filtered mucus is used in masks. Contraindications the mask from a seed of a flax for the face has no, simply choose the suitable prescription.

  • Classical

Flaxseed slime is applied to the face in a warm form. Session time is 30-40 minutes.

  • Creamy

Kashitsu flax (20 gr.) Is mixed with fat cream (18 ml) or butter (24 gr.). The mask is held for 20-25 minutes.

  • Honey

In linen paste (15 g.) Add liquid honey (18 ml) and peach butter (5 ml). The procedure is about 20 minutes.

  • Dairy

Instead of water, we will boil the flax seed in milk (the principle of action is the same). This remedy is good for fighting acne. Daily lubricate with milky-linseed mucus inflamed patches.

  • Lifting mask

Flax seeds (8 g.) Pour boiling water (1/3 cup). Slightly mix the solution, cover with a napkin and leave for 12-14 hours. You can prepare the mixture in the morning, and in the evening already have a procedure. Apply the mixture in 5-7 layers, letting each dry out. Then lie down and rest for 20-25 minutes.

Other recipes for home lifting masks are here.

Masks made of linseed oil

Linseed oil is an excellent remedy for treating many skin ailments: psoriasis, depriving, inflammatory eruptions. In this case, the affected areas are applied in pure form 2-3 times daily.

Mask of linseed oil for the face is good for any skin type: greasy will save from acne and acne, dry and flabby will give moisturizing and tonus. Will remove irritation, inflammation and flaking.

Flax oil is very quickly oxidized, so the means based on it must be used immediately. Keep the oily pomace in a closed bottle of dark color. If you do not comply with such rules - linseed oil will form harmful radicals that destroy the structure of epidermal cells. An oil mask for a person made from flax should work for 15-20 minutes.

  • We remove dryness

Mix sour cream (18 ml) with cucumber pulp (22 g.) And linseed oil (10 ml).

  • We clean and narrow the pores

Flax oil (10 ml) is ground with cottage cheese and sour cream (12 ml each). Then we mix the whipped protein.

  • Toning and giving freshness

In the strawberry puree (18 ml), add the yolk, flax oil (10 ml) and wheat flour (8 g).

  • Say goodbye to tired skin

Flax oil (16 ml) is mixed with esters of orange, rose, chamomile and sandalwood (1-2 drops each).

Masks with flax flour

Masks for face with linseed flour are an excellent cleanser. They cope with the problems of dry, oily and normal skin. Well clean peeling, inflammation, tighten the face and contribute to narrowing the pores.

Flaxen face mask works best in the evening. It is applied to slightly steamed skin and lasts 20-30 minutes.

  • Toning and giving freshness

Flour (15 gr.) Pour warm cream or milk (20 ml). After 5 minutes, apply on face.

  • Against dryness and peeling

Boil the flour (30 gr.) In a glass of water to get a jelly-like mass. Let's cool it, add honey (6 gr.) And olive oil (5 ml). You can additionally mix the ampoule of oily vitamin A. After applying on face, cover it with a towel.

  • Clean and revitalize the fatty dermis

We mix flax flour with oatmeal (8 gr.). Then pour warm milk until thick and insist for a quarter of an hour.

  • Down with pimples and inflammation

Flour (60 g.) Mixed with chopped dry flowers of chamomile (10 g.), The mixture is applied to the skin and covered with a film or a towel.