Gong Li is a famous actress from China who seems that she found the fountain of youth. The actress is 52-years old, but she looks like she’s in her early twenties. Have you noticed that many Chinese women had flawless skin and look more youthful? Well, the reason is because they have strict beauty regimes that keep them young and gorgeous.
Here are some of the beauty secret Chinese women use to stay young:
1. Camellia oil for healthy skin and hair
Many Chinese women use camellia oil for their hair since it’s a great conditioner and promotes hair growth. The oil is great for the skin too. You can use it as a moisturizer, for treating scars and stretch marks.
2. Rice water for toning skin
The secret behind Chinese women’s flawless, porcelain skin is really simple: rice water. It’s the best product for toning the skin. Make your on rice water by soaking unpolished rice in water. Once the water starts looking milky, use a cotton ball to apply it on your face.
3. Green tea against aging
Green tea can improve your complexion and keep your skin healthy. I will heal any blemishes, scars, reduce skin inflammations, keep your skin’s elasticity and get rid of the accumulated toxins.
4. Mung beans for acne
Make your own mung beans mask to treat acne and skin problems. Buy mung bean powder from healthy food stores, and mix it with some warm water, or even better mix it with some yogurt. Apply it on your face, leave it on for 15-20 minutes and rinse with water.
5. Mint leaves for lighter skin
Chinese girls have light and porcelain-like skin and that’s all thanks to mint leaves. Crush some mint leaves to make a paste and apply them on your skin.
6. Turmeric for even skin tone
Mix some turmeric with water to make a paste. Apply the paste on your face and leave it on for 15 minutes. Rinse with lukewarm water. This mask is great for wrinkles and to even the skin tone.
Massage is the best thing you can give your skin. It improves circulation and helps the body get rid of toxins. Facial massages are excellent for reducing eye puffiness and making the skin youthful and glowing.