Potato is one of the more useful foods used in food, cosmetics and folk medical recipes (as an aid).
- Potatoes resolve wrinkles on the face-larger potatoes cook. Squeeze and add warm milk to the puree to get a thick mixture. Apply the warm mixture in a thin layer on the face. Cover your face with a napkin. Let the mask work for 20 minutes to half an hour. Remove the mask from the face with a towel soaked in warm milk. Try not to stretch the skin. Then apply some moisturizing face cream. You can use the mask twice a week. The mask with potatoes gives the skin a velvety, taut and shiny look.
- Potatoes remove thickening on the heels-Wash four raw potatoes and grate them with the peel. Squeeze the juice from the potatoes. Put the obtained porridge on gauze or a cotton cloth. Then put that compress on your heels overnight. Wrap your feet in plastic wrap. The skin will be softer after 3 to 4 treatments. After the compress, you can additionally remove the thickening on the heels with a file. These compresses are effective against thorns in the heels because they successfully remove pain.
- Potatoes lower the high temperature – grate 2 large raw potatoes with peel. Add a tablespoon of 9% vinegar. Place the mixture on gauze or cotton cloth and fold in several layers. Keep a cold potato compress on your forehead for half an hour. The temperature will drop by 3 to 5 divisions. You can use this compress for the throat (sore throat or sore throat or sore throat). Then preheat the potato puree a little to keep it warm. – When you put the compress on your neck, put a woolen scarf or a plastic bag over the compress. Hold overnight.
- Potatoes for eyelids – many people drink a lot of water in the evening before going to bed, and in the morning their face looks swollen and their eyes are swollen. Some people use hydrogel although potatoes can be an effective remedy. Potatoes contain a larger amount of beneficial substances that tighten the skin and make facial skin more elastic. Potatoes also improve the appearance of the skin, successfully deal with dark circles and dark circles under the eyes, and hydrate and tone sensitive skin under the eyes. Wash medium-sized potatoes. Cut 4 slices 1 to 2 millimeters thick. Close your eyes and put potato rings on the lower and upper eyelids. Hold for about 20 minutes. This cosmetic treatment can be practiced in the morning and evening for 7 days. Then take a break of 7 days and repeat the procedure. Keep the potatoes in the refrigerator for one hour before making the rings. Due to the cooling effect, the swelling of the eyes and the dark circles under the eyes disappear. With regular use of these compresses, the skin around the eyes will look taut, soft and smooth. Contraindications: open skin injuries (cuts, early scratches), allergies, couperosis, eye diseases.