Rosehip, among the variety of plants, is one of the leaders on the content of vitamin C. That is why the healing berries can strengthen the immune system, strengthen the body's defenses and improve the whole body. It is known that vitamin C is a powerful antioxidant that prevents the formation of free radicals in the skin and stimulates collagen production. Due to the high concentration of this vitamin, wild rose is widely used in cosmetics for skin rejuvenation.
To feel the beneficial effects of rose hips, start with a daily intake of decoction of dried berries instead of the usual one serving of tea or coffee. Within a few weeks you'll feel better, feel a surge of strength, and also notice a positive change with the skin.
In the cosmetic market today presented a lot's Skin products containing rose. Among them - the famous Russian brand ("Clean Line», "Green Mama", «Neva cosmetics"), as well as European brands ("Lumene", "Christina").
In everyday skin care you can apply cosmetic rosehip oil, which can be bought at any pharmacy. This product is manufactured by cold pressing and retains all useful vitamins, minerals and fatty acids. Using rosehip oil regularly, you can get rid of wrinkles, increase skin elasticity, remove all traces of acne and find a radiant complexion. Apply basic rosehip oil all over the face and eyelids with a thin layer. Leave on for 30-40 minutes. During this time, most of the product is absorbed into the skin. Surplus dab a napkin. Not to get the swelling, it is better to perform this procedure for 2-3 hours before bedtime.
From the petals of rose hips you can make home an analogue of "pink lotion." Take 100 g of fresh petals and pour a glass of vodka. After 3-4 weeks, strain the resulting mixture: facial lotion ready. However, do not use a tool on a daily basis. To rejuvenate and cleanse the skin enough 2-3 applications per week.
In addition, from the fresh flowers of rose hips can cook excellent rejuvenating mask. Grind a handful of petals in a mortar, add a teaspoon of honey and sour cream. Apply the mask on the face and neck, avoiding the eye area. Firming and anti-aging effect will be noticeable after the first application.