In the modern industry of beauty careskin and body are widely used alginate mask. Title masks due to the fact that they include alginates - alginic acid and its salts, which are contained in brown algae. Alginates have a number of unique beneficial properties. Most often, alginate masks are available in the form of powders which are diluted with water or special solvents to the consistency of thick cream just before application to the skin.
Much rarer alginate maskform gels. Manufacturers alginate positioning a mask as hypoallergenic, since they do not contain preservatives, artificial colors and flavors.
Components alginate mask body
The composition for preparing an alginate powderalginates is added in addition to mask the other active ingredients to make an impact on the mask body more effective. Among additional ingredients leading mineral clay, ginseng root, plant extracts and natural essential oils: eucalyptus, rosewood, lemon, orange, grapefruit, lavender. Manufacturers do not stop there, specialists are developing in laboratories all new formulas alginate masks for the body.
Action alginate masks on the body:
• Reduction of body weight;
• reducing localized fat deposits;
• improving skin tone;
• skin hydration;
• lifting effect (tightens the skin);
• smoothing stretch marks;
• the fight against cellulite;
• improving blood circulation in tissues, normalization of metabolic processes;
• lymphatic drainage impact;
• Multiple potentiation of cosmetics, applied under the mask.
Using alginate mask for body care
Alginate mask to combat cellulite is appliedon problem areas of the body exposed to the formation of "orange peel": thighs, buttocks, abdomen and arms. You can apply the alginate masks on décolleté, to strengthen and make more smooth skin of the breast. Legs also not forbidden sometimes treat: alginate mask designed specifically for the "light feet". several types of masks can be combined at the complex care of the body. For example, it is permissible to put the mask on both hips and on the chest area.
Application Procedure alginate mask on the body
The mask is applied to the desired area usingbroad brush. Then, the treated area is wrapped with plastic film. Inside, the master wraps client thermal blanket and leave for 30-40 minutes so. Mask like tightens the skin, but these feelings are difficult to be classified as unpleasant. The warm and relaxed environment many customers manage to relax and even take a nap. During the procedure, there may be sweating, which is a normal response of the body. After the procedure, the frozen mask is removed from the body, it makes it quick and deft movement. Remains of the client mask washes away your own soul. At the end of the procedure is recommended to perform a light massage of problem areas using aromatic oils, it is especially important for successful treatment of cellulite.
The number and frequency of treatments
After the procedure, the client is not recommended to rushhome or back to the office. During the 20-30 minutes needed a little rest and relaxation, so plan your visit to the beauty salon, taking into account this "pause". This time it is possible to spend in the herbal tea room salon or just sit in a comfortable chair, flipping through the pages of a glossy women's magazine. One procedure is not enough to achieve a good result, you need a course of several procedures: an average of 5 to 10. For an intensive course aimed at reducing excess weight and reduce body fat, it is recommended to take a course that consists of 10-15 procedures. The procedure can be carried out 2.3 times per week. The decision on the number and frequency of treatments accepted by the doctor, taking into account the individual characteristics of the client, the state of his skin and health in general.
Carrying out the procedure at home
At home, you can trap one,but the major difficulty - algae mask hardens very quickly. Out of this situation is, and it is quite simple. The powder, which is used for the preparation of alginate mask is divided into two (or more) components. The finished mask is applied to the body in two (or more) stages. To apply the mask on, I
buttocks and back of thighs needassistant. The mask is removed one layer. To facilitate this process the mask can be disconnected from the slug of the skin at the edges. At home, instead of the thermal blanket, you can use the usual warm blanket or rug. To wrap after applying the mask, you can use a conventional cling film, which can be purchased at the supermarket without problems. Carefully study the instructions on the use of masks at home - more information will not be superfluous. Home treatment is much more economical than a visit to a beauty salon.
The combination of alginate masks with other body treatments
Course alginate mask is effective in itself, butmore impressive results can be achieved by combining different procedures for body care. As you know, cellulite treatment requires a comprehensive approach. Alginate mask is desirable to combine and alternate with anti-cellulite massage with mud applications, with hardware methods cellulite treatment. Of course, do not forget about the benefits of a balanced diet and exercise - healthy lifestyle alginate mask can not replace.
Contraindications to the use of alginate masksbody a little bit, but they exist. From the use of alginate mask have to give allergy sufferers - those who had already noted an allergic reaction to the algae and seafood. People suffering from cancer, alginate mask prohibited. Exacerbation of chronic diseases also applies to the number of contraindications.