Chocolate is one of the favorite sweets of many women, it does not enjoy a delicious taste only, but it has aesthetic benefits for the skin and is used as an aesthetic element for the freshness of your skin significantly, in addition to the use of chocolate is one of the natural ways in the skincare routine at home to get a perfect and radiant skin.
Chocolate is one of the best nutrients for your skin because it contains antioxidants and moisturizing substances that the skin needs, it helps to remove dead skin through exfoliation and skin lightening, cleaning the skin, and lightening closed pores, it also gets rid of grains and seeds, regenerate skin cells that help delay the signs of aging and aging, moisturize the skin and protect it from dryness, and get rid of dark spots.
The antioxidants contained in chocolate protect your skin from harmful free radicals, which can cause impurities to appear, and flavonoids are full of vitamins, keeping the skin radiant and fresh.
Benefits of dark chocolate for the skin
Dark chocolate contains caffeine, and this substance works to exfoliate dead skin cells, which are present in the skin and cause all the problems that the skin is exposed to, removing dead skin and revealing a new layer of pure skin similar to the skin of children, in addition to slowing down the signs of aging and protection from sunburn, especially in the summer, and the Prevention of skin cancer.
Chocolate contains oleic acid and palmitic acid, and they moisturize dry skin, in addition to reducing the appearance of wrinkles and work to increase the production of collagen in the skin and protection from ultraviolet rays, and maintain the elasticity of the skin on its elasticity, thanks to the high content of magnesium, which helps the body to stimulate the production of a hormone called progesterone, which stops the spread of grains.
Chocolate and milk mask for skin cleansing
Bring 150 grams of chocolate, add a quarter cup of milk, and a tablespoon of coarse salt, you have to make a water bath to melt the chocolate, then add the rest of the remaining ingredients to the chocolate with good stirring, after obtaining a consistency, apply the mixture on the skin with a gentle massage for minutes and then leave on the skin to dry on the skin, then wash the face with warm water, and apply any moisturizer to the skin.
Chocolate and honey mask for skin freshness
A teaspoon of raw cocoa powder, a teaspoon of natural honey, 2 tablespoons of yogurt, a tablespoon of oats, mix the cocoa with yogurt well and then add the rest of the ingredients, stirring; until the consistency is obtained, then put the mask on the skin and leave it for 20 minutes, then wash the face with lukewarm water.
Chocolate mask to nourish the skin
A tablespoon of liquid chocolate, a teaspoon of rose oil, a teaspoon of almond oil, mix the ingredients well and then apply the mixture to the skin with a little massage, leave the mixture for 20 minutes, then rinse the face thoroughly with warm water, repeat the mask once a week to moisturize and reduce the wide pores.
Chocolate mask for acne
Teaspoon cocoa powder, 2 teaspoons avocado puree, 2 teaspoons coconut milk, 2 teaspoons olive oil, mix all the ingredients together until homogeneous, apply chocolate and avocado mask on the face, leave the mask to dry, wash the face.
Chocolate and coffee mask
Tablespoons of coffee bean powder, 4 tablespoons of unsweetened cocoa powder, an egg that can be replaced with 4 tablespoons of yogurt, whole milk or almond milk, 2 tablespoons of honey.
Mix the ingredients inside a small bowl, and mix all the ingredients using a whisk or fork to ensure uniform consistency, add honey to the mixture while stirring with continued stirring put the mixture on the face, and leave the mixture on the face until completely dry, then use a piece of wet cloth to remove the mask from the face, then wash the face thoroughly with warm water.