The advantages of green tea are countless. It is a good healthy drink and also used as a natural beauty ingredient. Green tea is extremely good for health and can have positive effects if you are suffering from any heart disease or rheumatoid arthritis. Green tea is rich is EGCG which is a very powerful anti-oxidant. So, if you include the consumption of green tea in your daily routine you will surely see a difference in your health and external beauty.
When it comes to beauty, you can make an easy facial toner with green tea leaves which are suited for all skin types. By using this toner on a daily basis you can see the miraculous results. The process of making this at-home toner is as easy as making tea – all you require is green tea and water.
First, you need to boil water in a chemical-safe container (prferably stainless steel or glass) and then drop a tablespoon of green tea leaves in the water and let it boil for 3-4 minutes. Then take the tea off the heat and let it cool down. After it has cooled let it refrigerate and then place it in a mister bottle or use it with a cotton ball. The toner is now ready to be used. You can use also (green tea) ice cubes after your facial, to reduce inflammation and redness.
Before using the green tea facial toner you must properly clean your neck and face. Dip a cotton pad in the mixture and then apply on your face and neck. This is a natural skincare recipe which is very beneficial. These tea leaves have astringent and antiseptic qualities which are mild on your skin and tightens the pores.
This toner can be used regularly if you want to enjoy soft, smooth skin. Regular use will give noticaeable results. However, as with all skincare, please make sure you are safe from allergic reactions by testing on a small patch on your arm before full usage.