Chaga and beauty

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.

Applying chaga for skin

Rejuvenating mask

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.

How to prepare a bath with chaga

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.

Rejuvenating bath

They are especially popular. The composition and proportion:

  • The infusion chaga standard (base) - 500 ml
  • Infusion of peppermint - 250 ml
  • Whole cow milk - 750 ml.

Baths with an invigorating effect

Take in the morning. Brew medicinal substances for half an hour and filtered. Take 3 liters of boiling water:

  • Chaga - 2 tablespoons
  • Black Tea - 3 tablespoons

Caring for hair

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:

  • Masks are applied to freshly washed wet hair, worn in the hair warming cap. Masks are washed with water, apply shampoo, if you use a ready means and it must be according to the instructions.
  • Broth applied to the roots of the hair for 20 minutes before washing.
  • Infusions make hair rinse after shampooing.

How to make preparations for the care of hair in home conditions

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:

  • Mix one tablespoon of onion juice and honey and two tablespoons of the infusion the mushroom
  • Rub into the composition into the hair roots and leave for 30 minutes
  • Wash off with shampoo.

For faster hair growth:

  • Hair from root to tip moistens with broth chaga and wrapped a head for half an hour.
  • Wash off with shampoo.