Apple Cider Vinegar has loads of beauty benefits. It can be used in your beauty regime in different forms and ways to get different results. It is a thing that is good for your skin, your scalp and also for your hairs. You can prepare different home remedies with ACV to get effective results. Here are some formulas of home remedies that will tell you how you can use ACV in beauty care,
Do you want to know the interesting beauty benefits of the most common salads dressing maker – apple cider vinegar! Then let us see now.
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Beauty benefits of apple cider vinegar
Use apple cider vinegar as a hair rinse to remove out the dust from the hair and scalp. It acts like a cleaning agent, flushes any product and sebum build up in the scalp and hair without harming the natural oils in the scalp.
Solve your tangles problem easily with the help of apple cider vinegar. Add three one cup of apple cider vinegar with three cups of water and few drops of rosemary essential oil. Pour this solution in a bottle and store it. Use it any time you want. Apply this mixture on your scalp and hair strands, leave it for few minutes and then rinse with a conditioner. It helps to make your hair manageable, clean and shiny.
To reduce the bad breath followed by the build up of plaque and bacteria, gargle a cup of apple cider vinegar. You can also remove the stains from the teeth by diluting the apple cider vinegar with water and rubbing on the teeth.
If acne is making your skin to look dull, go with a natural remedy that can cure your problem. Simply mix two table spoons of apple cider vinegar with one table spoon of honey and one table spoon of wheat flour. Mix all of them well and keep it over the acne affected skin surface. Leave it for the night and rinse off in the following day morning.
Dress your bathing tub
Apple cider vinegar which is used commonly for dressing the salads can help to remove out the toxins from the body when it is added to your bath tub. Add a half cup apple cider vinegar to the bath tub and soak your body for four to five minutes. It also gives you smooth, pH balanced and soft skin. Add few drops of lavender essential oil to the bath tub to get the extra benefits of soothing and relaxing body.
Your nails look awesome in the day you manicure them but lose their with the time, to hold that shine for a long period use apple cider vinegar. Dip your fingers in the apple cider vinegar for a minute or two, and let it dry before attempting the process of manicure. To get the best results use apple cider vinegar to fingers after applying the cuticle cream or oil and before smoothing the nails. In this process vinegar helps to remove out the oils from the nail surface there by the polish will stick fast to the nails better.
As an after shave
Use the mixture of apple cider vinegar and water instead of your after shave to soothe the razor burns and cuts. It treats those problems with its antiseptic properties. It helps in moisturizing the skin and to clog the pores. So, simply fill a bottle with equal amounts of apple cider vinegar and water. Shake it every time whenever you are going to use it.
Apple Cider Vinegar for scalp and hairs
Apple Cider Vinegar with honey and coconut oil
Mix 1 tablespoon of Apple Cider Vinegar with 2 teaspoons of honey and 1 tablespoon of coconut oil. Apply this mixture onto your scalp and hairs and let it set in for 10 minutes. Wash off with a mild cleanser. Apple Cider Vinegar helps in maintaining the natural pH balance of the scalp, it fights scalp conditions like itchiness and is also very effective to reduce dandruff. It will also make your hairs soft and tangle free.
Apple Cider Vinegar with yogurt
Mix 2 teaspoons of Apple Cider Vinegar with 1 tablespoon of yogurt and apply this paste onto your scalp and hairs. This pack can effectively nourish your hairs, while reducing scalp problems and boosting better hair health. Apple Cider Vinegar also helps in clearing your scalp and hairs from any product buildup. Let the pack set in for 10 minutes and then wash off with plain water.
Apple Cider Vinegar with rosemary
Prepare a concoction of rosemary leaves and mix it with Apple Cider Vinegar in 1:2 proportions. Apply this mixture to your scalp and hairs. Let it set for 15 minutes and then wash off with plain water. This treatment can be very effective to fight any type of scalp and hair problem and can be effective even to stop hair loss and premature hair greying.
Apple Cider Vinegar and beer rinse
Mix 2 tablespoon of Apple Cider Vinegar in 2 tablespoon of beer and use this mixture to rinse your hairs after you complete shampoo. This rinse will not only nourish your hair but will also make it look lustrous, voluminous and tangle free.
Apple Cider Vinegar with mayonnaise
The mayonnaise you use in your salads can be also be used on your hairs as an effective and side effect free conditioner. By mixing mayonnaise with apple cider vinegar in proper percentage you can prepare the most effective hair conditioner for your hairs. Add 1 spoon of ACV with 2 tablespoons of mayonnaise and mix them well. You can apply this thick paste onto your wet hairs, leave on for 5 minutes and then wash off with plenty of water to get soft and nourished hairs.
Apple Cider Vinegar with green tea concoction
Another effective way to include Apple Cider Vinegar in your hair care is to use it with green tea concoction. Green tea has conditioning properties and it can also help in fighting scalp infections. Prepare a strong concoction of green tea by adding 3 spoons of green tea leaves in 2 cups of water and boiling it for 15 minutes. Strain the concoction and mix this liquid with apple cider vinegar in 2:1 percentage. ACV should be the more diluted ingredient in this mixture. You can use this concoction as a conditioning hair rinse to get soft, nourished and beautiful hairs.
ACV with aloe vera for your hairs
Aloe Vera is a natural conditioning agent and it can actually nourish your hairs. ACV can be mixed with Aloe Vera pulp to form a slightly runny mixture which can rescue damaged hairs efficiently. Collect some fresh Aloe Vera pulp from the Aloe Vera leaves. You need to take 2-4 spoons of this pulp depending on the length and density of your hairs. Now add 1 spoon of ACV to this pulp and 1spoon clean water. Mix all the ingredients well and apply this runny paste onto your scalp and hairs. Let it set for 5-10 minutes and wash off with water.
Apple Cider Vinegar for your skin
Apple Cider Vinegar can give you acne free, smooth and gorgeous skin. It contains malic acid and lactic acid which can work as natural exfoliator giving your skin a natural glow. It also contains beta carotene in high amount which can be very helpful to counteract the damaging effects of free radicals. The high potassium content of Apple Cider Vinegar helps in regenerating skin cells, adding elasticity to the skin and removing wrinkles. The home remedies to use Apple Cider Vinegar in skin care are as follows,
Apple Cider Vinegar and water skin toner
Mix 1 part of Apple Cider Vinegar with two parts of plain water and use this mixture on your skin as a toner. Apple Cider Vinegar can kill any bacterial formation on the skin and can also reduce the oil secretion helping the skin to get rid of pimples and acne. It helps in maintaining the natural pH balance of the skin and this gives all the great effects of a natural skin toner.
Apple Cider Vinegar with green tea
Boil 2 spoons of green tea leaves in 1 cup of water till the water becomes half. Add 2 teaspoon of Apple Cider Vinegar to the concoction and use the mixture directly onto your face. Wash off with plain water after 20 minutes and pat dry.
Apple Cider Vinegar with onion juice
Crush some onions and squeeze out the juice. Add 2 spoons of this juice with 1 tablespoon of Apple Cider Vinegar. Apply this mixture to your face and wash off with plain after 10 minutes. This pack is known to have great effects in reducing wrinkles and age spots.
Apple Cider Vinegar with egg white
Mix 1 teaspoon of Apple Cider Vinegar with the white of an egg. After you have mixed both the ingredients properly apply the pack on your face. Leave it on for 20 minutes and wash off with plain water. This pack is very effective to fight skin aging and also gives an instant tightening effect along with natural glow.
Apple Cider Vinegar with Tomato juice
Apple Cider Vinegar mixed with Tomato juice in 1:2 proportions can do miracles to cure sun burn and skin tanning. It will soothe the irritated skin immediately and also work to remove the tan with repeated use. Keep the pack on the effected part of the skin for 20 minutes before washing off.
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