Well, this is something that the Japanese women are using for centuries – the amazing skin curing benefits of the popular rice!
If you apply rice bran powder, rice water and rice bran oil on the skin, you can change the clarity and texture of your skin, and this means that your skin will be so smooth and you will remove the dark spots. You can include the rice in your diet and get its antioxidant powers.
The rice is a very rich source of Squalene and linoleic acids, a very powerful antioxidant that is able to promote the production of collagen. The collagen keeps your skin from wrinkling. The Squalene protects your skin from the damage of the sun. The rice is rich in gamma oryznol and vitamin E, and they lower the cholesterol and protects the health of the heart.
The rice can rejuvenate the skin, but this secret was known by the Japanese people.
Here you can see the recipe of one rice based mask that makes the skin glow and softens the wrinkles.
- 1 tablespoon of milk
- 3 tablespoons of rice
- 1 tablespoon of honey
Boil the rice, strain it and put aside the water. Then, add one tablespoon of heated milk and mix it well. After that, add the honey.
Apply this mask on dry and clean skin, and let the mask dry. Remove the mask and wash the face with the water in which you boiled the rice previously.
The rice water has healing and antioxidant properties that improve the circulation, moisturize the skin, ease the inflammation and avoid some age connected spots. The rice water is able to give you clear, moisturized and healthy skin.
Repeat this procedure every week, in order to see the benefits of the rice.