Sounds too good to be true, isn’t it? But ice cubes does wonders for your beauty routine!
It’s a secret beauty weapon that many facialists and make-up artists around the world use.
From treating under-eye bags to getting a healthy glow, here’s a look at the various ways you can use ice cubes in your beauty routine.
1. Reduce the redness of a pimple
Have an angry zit? An ice cube can help in shrinking a pimple. Use a cube on a pimple to reduce the inflammation.
2. Reduce puffy eyes
Gently press an ice cube under the eyes for 10-15 minutes to reduce puffy eyes in a jiffy.
3. Get an instant glow
Rubbing ice cubes on the face improves circulation and results in a healthy glow. Wrap a few ice cubes in a cotton cloth and massage it on the skin for a few minutes to get that healthy glow.
4. Soothe sunburn
One of the best and quickest way to soothe sunburns is to apply ice cubes on the affected area. This calms the skin and also reduces the redness.
5. Relieve dark circles
To reduce that swelling that often appears in the morning or after working hours in front of the computer! Wrap the ice in a towel and leave it on the eye area for a few minutes while resting.
6. Closing pores
Rubbing ice cubes causes unwanted “spots” to decrease, and also reduces the oil production of the skin. Wrap two cubes in a soft towel and massage in the face until the ice has melted.
7. It helps with epilation
That annoying little cut you made while using a blade! Clean the area with water and press an ice cube on it for a minute or 2. This will slow the bleeding.
Remember to always wrap the ice in a plastic bag or soft towel. Do not use more than two cubes at a time, making gentle movements so as not to harm the skin.
Since we are talking about beauty, flowers of different colors can be added to water before freezing to scent and beautify this glorious beauty aid.
Did you like the tips? Have you tested any of them before?