With the opening of the healing properties of its chaga have been actively used not only in medicine but also in a cosmetology. On the basis of chaga created numerous cosmetic preparations: tonics, lotions, compositions for masks and baths.
In national medicine chaga has long been used as an effective means to combat skin problems, against baldness and dandruff.
The beneficial effects of chaga on the skin and hair is primarily due to antibacterial and antioxidant properties of birch mushroom, the presence of organic acids, trace elements and polysaccharides. Melanin is contained in a birch mushroom, gives the skin young and healthy hair.
Chaga powder (2 tablespoons), pour 100 ml of heavy cream, better homemade, stewcomposition but do not boil 10-15 minutes. Strain, pressing out tight. Napkin drench and firmly attach the face. You can keep up to 15-20 minutes, changing.
Nourishing mask for dry skin
For these purposes it is better to use oil with chaga. To prepare the medicated oil, take 125 ml of olive oil, pour them 3 tablespoons powder chaga and kept in a water bath for 15 minutes. Two times a day and oil lubricated face left without washing.
Mask for getting rid of acne
Glass infusion, tea box of honey and alcohol tinctures of calendula mixed and applied to the face several times a day. Treat would be long before the complete disappearance of the acne.
Chaga baths have therapeutic and prophylactic effects of different nature: they can soothe and invigorate, rejuvenate and recuperate. Often, to enhance the effect specified chaga used with2-3. other ingredients. Duration bath for 15-20 minutes. Prepare a decoction or infusion and poured it into the bath with comfortable temperature.
They are especially popular. The composition and proportion:
Baths with an invigorating effect
Take in the morning. Brew medicinal substances for half an hour and filtered. Take 3 liters of boiling water:
Drugs with birch chaga are effective in focal hair loss, in order to apply these masks and infusions. For their preparation is better to use powder (extract). You can also use ready-made drugs sold in pharmacies, for example, shampoo "Chaga". It is effective for oily hair. Its main therapeutic composition - Chaga, but it is enriched with many more useful substances that are active on the hair follicles. It has wheat germ oil, birch buds extract, allantoin and D-pentenol
In what problems to help with preparations chaga: for dry and brittle hair, and oily shine, in the early stages of hair loss, weakening of the roots, to enhance growth.
Mode of application:
Infusions: 3 tbsp. powder spoon pour a liter of boiling water and insist 30 minutes, strain.
Decoctions: 500g chopped chaga pour 2 liters of water, boil on low heat for 45 minutes, strain
Homemade masks of chaga:
In order to strengthen hair follicles for hair loss:
For faster hair growth: