It is sometimes difficult to understand which recipes work and which are just a ridiculous invention! We will tell you about the popular myths which you should not believe!
Often we want a quick and magical effect, we without hesitation check on myself any tips and beauty recipes from the Internet! But some of them just do not work, and others do harm, informs UkrMedia.
Here they are!
Myth # 1. Chocolate is harmful to the skin
It’s not true! Before the holidays, this fact can not but rejoice, but do not forget that we are talking about skin, not about the figure. Actually there is no scientific proof that chocolate really harm the skin, leads to sagging causes the appearance of acne. On the contrary, cocoa contains large amounts of antioxidants, and it is on the contrary beneficial to the skin, rejuvenating it from the inside. Of course, it is better to consume dark chocolate with the maximum cocoa content.
Myth # 2. Toothpaste elixir for acne
This workaround suggest to use for those who suffer from severe form of acne, but often it is used in “battles” with small, insidious pimples. Online publications advise to apply the paste on your face or private areas and leave overnight. But it does not say that this is a very aggressive tool, especially for sensitive skin, dry it, leaving dark marks.
Myth # 3. All oils clog the pores
That’s not true. For example, one of those oils that is suitable grape seed oil, jojoba oil perfectly nourish and moisturize the skin, and even help fight acne. Adding essential oils of lemon, lavender or geranium can also excellent to tone the blood vessels. Of course, if the skin is prone to black spots, of coconut oil just need to forget.
No. 4. Cocoa butter will prevent stretch marks
It is time to stop disappointment! Many women believe that cocoa butter will magically save their skin from stretch marks. It becomes especially important during pregnancy, are women using them all the period, and then they will “surprise”. The study has shown that cocoa butter has no effect on the disappearance of stretch marks! Select products with vitamins E, K, A, and stretching you are not afraid.
No. 5. Cutting hair and accelerates their growth
It is time to recognize that hair grows from the roots but not the ends. On hair growth is affected by genetics and diet: lack of protein, b vitamins and zinc bad for the heart, resulting in the body, thus causing stress and hair growth slows down. However, the haircut will definitely save you from split ends.