Green tea is one of the best antioxidant sources for your health. Instead of drinking it, you can use it for washing your face. It is one of the oldest beauty remedy in Malaysia that washing face with tea leaf water can refresh and rejuvenate the skin especially the face. The face is visibly brighter and you can treat acne problem or oily problem of your face. How to wash your face with green tea? Here is the secret!
Green tea has high contains of antioxidant, antibacterial and antiseptic properties. Antioxidant is best for making your face look younger and the antibacterial properties are the one that can treat acne problem. Green tea also absorbs the excess sebum or the oily condition on your face so the skin will appear fresh and less oily. The caffeine from green tea can help to improve the blood circulation on the face so it will appear brighter and rosy. Here is how to wash your face with green tea water.
1) Tea Leaf or Tea Bags
If you can get some fresh tea leaves, you can crush it and mix it with a cup of water to make green tea water. But if you don’t have tea leaves, the tea bags are also working equally fine.
2) 2 Cups or More
You need to wash your face with green tea water for 10 minutes. The green tea water that you made from the tea leaves or directly from the tea bags should be not too cold or too warm. You can wash your face with 2 cups or more of green tea water for 10 minutes and then rinse it with cold water.
You can use the tea leaves or the tea from the tea bags as a face scrub. Wash your face with the green tea scrub and then rinse it with cold water.
4) Green tea for bath
If you have a lot of tea leaves, you can add it into your bathwater. You can soak yourself inside the bathtub full of green tea water for 20 minutes to get the antioxidant properties for your body. At the same time, it helps to improve the blood circulation of your body. It is also effective to avoid body odor because it has the antibacterial properties. You can rinse your body with water like usual after that.
5) Use it twice a week
How to wash your face with green tea without over-drying the skin? The reason why green tea is not ideal to use every day is because it will dry out your skin. You only have to do it twice a week. Green tea can absorb the excess oil from your skin. If you wash your face with green tea every day, you might wash out your natural moisture that you need in your skin.
Green tea water is the best choice to provide your body with antioxidant properties instantly because it has no harmful chemical and it is 100% natural. The health benefits that you get are all in a natural form. Most of the face toner, moisturizer and acne cream have chemical ingredients that harmful for your health. Green tea is the excellent beauty remedy for preserved your youngness and it is chemical free.