Beer is good for your skin and hair in both edible and applicable form. Drinking beer has number of surprising health benefits whereas applying it has variety of beer beauty benefits too. But that doesn’t mean drinking more is better. Drinking beer responsibly is drinking healthy. So consume in moderation.
You can include beer in your beauty regime as it provides acids, enzymes, and other healthy compounds derived from the fermentation process. The yeast in beer is also a good source of B vitamins which softens the skin. It contains antioxidants and when combined with a few basic ingredients, it works wonder for your skin and hair. Let’s find out some of the best DIY beer beauty benefits.
- 3 Strawberries.
- 1 tsp of beer.
Mash the strawberries with a fork and add the beer until it homogenised into thick paste. Apply the paste all over your face and scrub gently in a circular motion for 5 minutes. Keep it for additional 15 minutes before washing. Rinse it off and follow up with a toner and moisturizer.
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BEER BEAUTY BENEFITS Of Facial Scrub
- Fights off free radicals.
- Generates new cells.
- Removes the blackheads and whiteheads.
- Gets rid of inflammatory substances from the skin.
- Brings new glow with its antioxidant properties.
- 1 Tablespoon of beer.
- 1 Egg white.
- 3 Drops of almond oil.
Whisk together 1 tablespoon of beer with 1 egg white in a bowl. Now add almond oil and mix all the ingredients until they’re well blended. Apply liberally all over your clean face and neck. Let it sit for 15 minutes and allow it to dry. Wash it properly with gentle strokes and apply your regular moisturizer.
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BEER BEAUTY BENEFITS Of Face Mask
- Minimizes the pores.
- Provides refreshing and firming effect, thus tightens skin.
- Slows down sebum production, thus prevent acne/pimples.
- Hydrates the skin, makes it soft and supple.
- Slows down the aging process of the skin.
- Small Banana.
- 1 Egg yolk.
- 1 tsp Honey.
- Half cup dark beer.
Blend all the ingredients together and apply it on your hair generously. Cover your head with plastic wrap or shower cap for 1-2 hours. Let your hair soak the goodness of this mask. Wash it off with a mild shampoo.Repeat it every week for softer and well-nourished hair.
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BEER BEAUTY BENEFITS Of Hair Mask
- Gives your thin hair a fuller look.
- Tightens your hair follicles.
- Removes dirt and grease from your hair.
- 1 Cup warm beer.
- 1 tsp Jojoba oil
*Beer must be warm or at room temperature otherwise the oil will harden.
After shampooing and rinsing your hair, pour the mixture of beer and jojoba oil conditioner on your hair and work it through. Keep it for 2-3 minutes and rinse with lukewarm, not hot water. In case you feel oil in your hair, wash it with shampoo and rinse with beer (only).
BEER BEAUTY BENEFITS Of Hair Conditioner
*Remember to open the beer a few hours before using it to let the carbonation dissipate.