Oh, summer, thou art too hot! It’s beginning to feel a lot like summer. In this weather, a cold refreshing drink, with loads of ice in it, can be a lifesaver
Well, what if we told you, the ice you pour into your drinks can be way more useful than you give it credit for! Surprising isn’t it?
Well, yes, really. One of the amazing uses of ice on face is that it helps with a lot of skin problems and helps the skin feel rejuvenated and refreshed.
Benefits of rubbing ice on face:
Ice, Ice Baby!
Ice cubes are not only suitable in chilling your drinks but can also be used as a cooling agent for your tired summer skin. You will be amazed by the number of benefits that ice cubes have for your skin. Here are some incredible benefits of ice on face
Sooth Those Sunburns
Your grandma must have, at some point in time, advised you using ice on face so as provide relief to your sunburnt skin.
Even if that is not the case, we’ll be the grannie brain for you. You can even make some aloe vera ice cubes at home in order to get even better results.
This is a really easy and simple home remedy that only needs you to freeze some aloe vera gel. You can also use a cucumber as a substitute in case that you’re not able to obtain an aloe vera leaf.
Goodbye Puffy Eyes!
If you wish to get rid of those tired, puffy eyes, then you definitely need using ice on face. Any form of a cold pack is a brilliant remedy for puffy eyes.
You can take it up a notch and make an ice cube pack using green tea and milk as well. Simply make some green tea and store the mixture in an ice tray, put it in the freezer and use it whenever needed.
Remember to pat your skin dry with a clean towel post application though.
Reduced Inflammation & Pimples
Ice cubes can be used to treat acne problems greatly since ice cubes help in shrinking the acne pores, thus reducing acne to an extent. They also help in calming any swelling and the resultant redness.
Make sure that you wash and dry your face clean before you apply the ice cubes onto your face. Keep applying the ice on face continuously for some time and at regular intervals thereafter.
Delay Any Signs Of Ageing
Taking proper care of your skin can help in delaying any early signs of aging. Instead of opting for products with chemicals, it is suggested that you opt for home remedies, one of the most effective amongst them is, of course, the ice cubes.
Ice on face has the tendency to help keep your skin moist during summers and to make it firmer. Wash your face with cold water and wipe it with a towel before applying the ice cubes on face.
Massage your face slowly using circular motions with these ice cubes.
Get The Glow!
Even if you suffer from oily or dull skin, ice cubes can still be the savior of your beauty woes.
Ice cubes can help in lessening the secretion of oil from your skin, thus making it look insanely fresh and glowing. Wash your face and dry it with a clean towel before applying the ice cubes onto your face.
Once you are done with your little ice treatment, quickly apply your favourite moisturizer so as to get even better results. You can even opt for mint ice cubes so as to make the process more effective.
These were all the benefits that rubbing ice on face can do to you. It will give you a break from acne, redness, inflammation, aging and also give you the glow that you have been longing for since time forever.
Who knew the answer to all these problems requires literally zero money? Include this ice rubbing home remedy in your daily skin routine, as soon as you wake up and get out of the shower.
As an add on, it will also act as a good wake up call when you press the cold ice on face.