Article Contents

  • 1 Terms of Use glycerol masks
  • 2 Rejuvenating mask with glycerol
  • 3 agent for oily skin
  • 4 Recipes against dryness and peeling
    • 4.1 Soothing mask
    • 4.2 Nourishing mask
  • 5 Opinions women

Glycerin - the simplest trivalent alcohol, which is a thick, clear liquid with no odor, but with a noticeable sweet taste.Its main properties are hygroscopic, good solubility, toxicity and resistance to damage.A substance obtained by splitting vegetable or animal fats and oils or by chemical synthesis.Regardless of the method of producing glycerin is widely used in various industries: medicine, cooking, agriculture, the military and the tobacco industry, and also include a member of many professional cosmetic products.

Cosmetologists appreciate antiseptic and wound-healing ability of glycerin, but its main advantage is considered to be moisturizing.Absorbing moisture from the air, it nourishes the skin and fills fine lines, resulting in smoother and younger face markedly

.To prepare homemade glycerin face cream should be purchased in a pharmacy liquid glycerin (a topical solution), available in bottles of 25 or 40 grams.In addition, to help enhance the effect of other ingredients: egg yolk, fruit, vitamin E, honey or infusions of herbs.

Terms of Use glycerol masks

To face mask of glycerol at home has helped to achieve the desired effect, it is necessary to properly prepare and use correctly.If you decide to try self-made tool with this component, be sure to observe the following rules.

  • not use glycerin in too hot or cold season .In terms of dried air it begins to pick up moisture from the deeper layers of your skin, and the use of funds will result directly opposite to the expected.
  • not perform the procedure in the room where the air conditioner or heater .These devices reduce the humidity, and glycerol mask does not give the desired effect.
  • Glycerin must be diluted with water or oil

    Never apply on face undiluted glycerin .When in its pure form, the substance starts to collect moisture from the skin, so its maximum concentration in a cream or mask must not exceed 10%.

  • Using glycerin facial wrinkles, choose additional components to suit your skin type .Women with normal skin can be a means to dilute with water and egg yolk, dry skin "please" mask with olive oil and honey, and for the type of fat is the best cosmetic clay, or a decoction of calendula.
  • Glycerine face mask of wrinkles, it is desirable to do in the morning .Since the tool is quite bold, in order to avoid the appearance of edema at night glycerol is better not to use it.
are going to do glycerol mask, wash your face with foam and then only lightly pat it with a towel.To glycerin "worked for you," it always should only be applied to damp skin.To enhance the effect, you can lightly steam the face before the procedure, or carry it in the bathroom right after showering.

Follow the above precautions, and homemade facial mask with glycerol wrinkles will give you a fresh, younger-looking view of your skin is literally in 3-4 applications.

Rejuvenating mask with glycerol

One of the most popular remedies for aging skin is an effective face mask with glycerin and vitamin E from wrinkles, which is easy to do yourself.She fights against aging, slows down the oxidation processes in the cells, nourishes the skin and protects it from harmful UV rays.Strengthen action could add to the composition of the liquid vitamin A (retinol), which, like vitamin E (tocopherol), can be purchased at the pharmacy.

  • Vitamin E .Available in the form of oil solution, entitled "Alpha-tocopherol acetate" and takes two forms: capsules of 100 or 200 or 400 mg vials 20 and 50 ml.You buy capsules desirable because they tocopherol concentration in oil is 50%.Vials containing only 5%, 10% or 30% of vitamin E - this concentration will be weak for the preparation of the mask.
  • Vitamin A .Known as "retinol" or "Retinol acetate" concentrate as produced in bottles of 10, 30 or 50 ml, as well as capsules and dragees.For cosmetic purposes it is most convenient to use a solution with a concentration of 8.6%.Instead of two-described preparations, you can also buy capsules "Aevitum", as part of which are already contained and tocopherol, and retinol.

You will need:

  • 10 ml of glycerol;
  • 10 ml of liquid vitamin E;
  • 10 ml of liquid vitamin A;
  • 1 egg yolk;
  • 40 ml of fresh infusion of chamomile.


  1. Boil half cup boiling water 1 package dry chamomile and let it stand for about 30 minutes.
  2. Take a glass or ceramic bowl, pour into it 40 ml of chamomile infusion.
  3. Add liquid glycerin, vitamins A and E, taken in equal proportions.
  4. Put in a bowl of chicken egg yolk.It should be at room temperature, so it is desirable to control the egg from the refrigerator in advance.
  5. Stir the products and apply on your face, leave to act for 15-20 minutes.

delete a mask you should use warm water and make the best procedure every day for 10 days.

agent for oily skin

Many holders of oily skin mistakenly believe that they are not suitable for cosmetic products with glycerin.Meanwhile, this tool in combination with gelatin able to literally work wonders while cleansing the skin, remove dark spots, whitening and smoothing the face.

You will need:

  • 15 ml of glycerol;
  • 15 ml honey;
  • 5 grams of gelatin;
  • 1 tablet of aspirin;
  • 100 ml of water.


  1. Aspirin grind into powder.
  2. Gelatin pour water and leave for 20 minutes to swell.
  3. in a glass jar mix aspirin, swollen gelatin, honey and glycerin.
  4. Put the mixture in a water bath and wait for the complete dissolution of all components, stirring constantly with them.
  5. Cool the finished mask.In a cooled down, apply it on your face for 20 minutes and then wash with warm water.

This tool can be stored in the refrigerator for a month, slightly warming up the right amount before applying.Provided weekly application, it will save you from acne and comedones, and will also have a significant lifting effect that is comparable with the results of treatments in the beauty salon.

Recipes against dryness and peeling

for overdried and prone to skin irritations become a real salvation glycerol mask with the addition of various oils, honey or cream.Typically, such tools applied rate of 8-10 procedures observing interval therebetween 3 days.

Soothing Mask

This effective facial mask with honey and glycerin will quickly remove skin redness and irritation, giving it the necessary moisture and nutrition.

You will need:

  • 5 ml of glycerol;
  • 10 ml cream, 10% fat;
  • 5 ml honey;
  • 20 grams of oatmeal.


  1. Put all ingredients in a glass mask deep dish.
  2. products Stir until smooth and let stand mask for 5 minutes.
  3. Apply the mixture to clean face and leave for 20 minutes and then rinse with water at room temperature.

After the procedure it is desirable to lubricate the face moisturizer.

Nourishing Mask

Another effective mask, ideal for skin prone to dryness, it is done on the basis of glycerin, olive oil and potatoes.

You will need:

  • 5 ml of glycerol;
  • 5 ml honey;
  • 20 ml of milk;
  • 1 potato of medium size;
  • 1 egg yolk;
  • 20 ml of olive oil;
  • 20 ml of water.


  1. Peeled potatoes boil and let cool until warm.
  2. Milk is slightly warm, put it in the potatoes and mash until vegetable puree.
  3. Take a tablespoon of the resulting mixture and add the egg yolk, honey and olive oil, stir thoroughly products.
  4. Glycerin dilute with warm water.
  5. Mix glycerin solution with mashed potatoes and apply the mask.

tool should be washed off from the face with warm water after a quarter of an hour.To achieve the optimal effect is sufficient to carry out this procedure on a weekly basis for a month or two.

Opinions women

Before you try any means, many people prefer to explore the responses of those who have already used similar recipes.This is what they write about women face mask with glycerol.

  • Lyudmila (27 years, Moscow) : «For a long time trying to pick up a cream for your dry, flaky skin.I tried and expensive, and budget cosmetics, but came across a recipe for a mask with glycerin and vitamin E, and tried to understand - that's it, my agent.After 4 sessions lost feeling of tightness, flaking and even left small wrinkles smoothed. "
  • Tatiana (39 years, Kazan) : «For a long time I add glycerin in various facials.I have oily skin, so usually I mix it with white clay or breed cold water and honey.After such a mask the skin becomes smooth and tender. "
  • Olga (41 years, Krasnodar) : «I think that after 40 years no longer avoid Botox and mesotherapy, but money for such procedures were not.I decided to try a mask with glycerin is applied three times a week on the forehead and under the eyelids, especially on anything without hope.Somewhere in a month when I noticed that the small wrinkles disappeared, and deep steel is not so noticeable.Excellent tool, although the result is shown not at once. "

As you can see, glycerine facial mask is popular with women, regardless of their age and skin type.The main thing - to observe the precautions and choose the ingredients correctly for this home of cosmetic products.