Cinammon is one of the finest spices that is well known for its unique aroma and piquant flavor. Besides the flavor and the aroma cinammon has some other hidden gifts. The renowned dermatologist Dr Nicholas Perricone in his book “” includes cinammon in the diet program because it is one of the key ingredients to stop skin aging and regulation of blood sugar. Apart from the use in our diet, we can use it as an excellent ingredient in beauty recipes because it has antibacterial, tonic and anti-aging properties.
Here are 5 great natural home remedies with cinnamon to fight some of the most famous beauty issues.
Natural Beauty Recipes With Cinammon
1.Scrub for Weight Loss/Cellulite with Cinnamon Powder
- 1 tablespoon cinnamon powder
- 1 tablespoon salt
- Half cup ivy oil
Massage with the mixture on the areas where you have fat and cellulite for 4-5 minutes until your skin gets a soft red color. Wash it off using cool water.
2. Mask For Acne With Cinammon Oil
- 1/3 teaspoon cinnamon essential oil
- 1 tablespoon fresh yogurt
- 1 teaspoon natural clay powder
Mix all ingredients together and spread the mask on the face, avoiding the eye area. The antibacterial properties of cinnamon combined with yogurt and astringent clay are a great help for fighting acne.
3. Aromatic Moisturizing Butter For Body With Cinammon Oil
- 1 cup almond
- 1 tablespoon cocoa butter
- 1/2 tablespoon beeswax
- 4 drops of cinammon essential oil
Melt cocoa butter and beeswax in a bain marrie. Add the almond oil and remove the mixture from the heat. Wait a minute and add the essential cinnamon oil with stirring. Leave the mixture for about 30 minutes until the butter thickens, and spread to dry skin with a light massage.
4. Anti-Wrinkle Face Oil With Cinammon and Avocado
- 7 tablespoons of avocado oil
- 5 drops cinnamon oil
Put the ingredients in a glass jar and shake gently, cover it and wait for an hour. Apply a thin layer to face and neck every couple of days -better at night hours , giving greater attention to wrinkles and expression lines …
5. Moisturizing Anti-Aging Mask With Cinammon
- 1/4 spoon cinnamon whetstone
- 1 teaspoon honey
- 1 teaspoon olive oil
Stir all the ingredients together and spread the mixture on the face and neck, avoiding the eye area. Leave for about 15 minutes and then rinse with cool water.
CAUTION: Even natural ingredients can cause irritation or may not be well tolerated by some very sensitive skin types. It is always good to try a new product on a small area first for a couple of minutes to make sure that it is perfectly tolerated by your skin and does not cause any allergies.