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Milk serum for beauty and youthfulness of the skin
Milk serum for beauty and youthfulness of the skin

Fermented milk products are widely used in cosmetology as a basis for expensive masks, creams, scrubs and others. But creams in stores and procedures in salons are not cheap pleasure. Not every woman can buy such funds, so preparing them at home is a cheaper and more affordable option.

Milk serum for the face at home: benefits

Every woman seeks to slow down the aging process and is looking for remedies that could successfully cope with age-related changes. It is practically impossible to overestimate the effect that whey has on the skin of the face: this product contains more than 200 substances: minerals, vitamins of groups E, C, B, A, chemical elements, beneficial bacteria, etc.

Low molecular weight proteins found in serum regulate cell repair processes, cholines provide a tightening effect, tocopherol slows down the aging process.

All the ingredients together make this product a unique and natural cosmetic product.

Using milk reverse for facial skin care, you can achieve:

  • whitening freckles and reducing skin pigmentation;
  • deep cleansing and moisturizing;
  • improving complexion;
  • smoothing deep wrinkles;
  • delicate removal of keratinized areas;
  • treatment and regeneration of the skin after sunburn;
  • noticeable anti-aging effect.

The value of whey also lies in the fact that it is suitable for any skin of the face without causing allergic reactions.

In order to preserve vitamins and minerals in the product, which are destroyed by heating, the reverse is prepared in a cold way.

  1. Kefir in a paper bag must be frozen in the freezer.
  2. Place the cooled briquette in a colander covered with gauze, place a container under it and defrost it.
  3. When the product thaws, whey will collect in the container, and cottage cheese will remain in the colander, which can be eaten.

Based on the resulting rich skimmed milk, you can make face care products, not forgetting about the neck and décolleté area.

Milk serum for facial skin care

Using reverse in home recipes for masks and scrubs, after a while, you can achieve pleasant results, however, in order for the effect to be noticeable, you need to be patient. Over time, the effect of the product becomes more pronounced.

For morning and evening treatments, the serum is used as a tonic, which is applied to the skin with a cotton pad. After 2-3 minutes, the product is washed off with hot water. Rubbing with ice cubes made from natural serum will give the face freshness and elasticity.


To keep the face young, the following composition is also used:

  • 2 tablespoons of fat cottage cheese;
  • 2 tablespoons of homemade skim milk;
  • 3 drops of olive oil.

The original ingredients are mixed with each other, the mask is applied to the face for 20 minutes, then washed off. The result will be noticeable if the product is applied up to 2 times a week. Care should not be taken more often, otherwise the skin will be oversaturated with substances and will not perceive them properly. After the procedure, it is recommended to apply a cream suitable for the skin containing tocopherol and retinol on the face.

In order to better absorb the beneficial components and open up the pores well, the face must be cleaned of decorative cosmetics, slightly steaming the skin. After completing the preparatory procedures, you can start applying the composition. Prepared as follows: 2 tbsp. l. milk skimmed with 4 tsp. sour cream (20% fat) until a homogeneous mass is obtained and applied to the face. After 10-15 minutes, the mask is washed off with hot water, the agent is used up to 2 times a week.

You can also achieve good results by mixing two teaspoons of whey and lemon juice. Gauze or cotton cloth with slits for the eyes and nose soaked in liquid is applied to the face and neck. After 15 minutes, the product is washed off with cool water. The procedure should be performed 2 times a week, the duration of the course depends on the desired result.

To moisturize and nourish dry skin well, you can prepare a mask with the addition of banana, apricot and strawberries by mixing chopped fruit with milk skim.

The resulting mask is applied to the face and neck for 20 minutes. In winter weather, you can add a few drops of glycerin or vegetable oil to the mixture.

To make the skin velvety, an ether-based mask is used: for this you need to grind 50 grams of dry green peas and, mixing it with 1 tbsp. l. milk skim milk, add 2-3 drops of grapefruit oil. Apply the resulting product to the skin for twenty minutes.

To solve the problem of oily skin, whey will help if you add egg white beaten with a fork and a little potato or corn starch to it.

In addition to narrowing the pores, the mask will relieve oily sheen and tighten the contours of the face. To produce a rejuvenating effect on the dermis and get rid of wrinkles, use a mask with vegetables: for this, take pepper, cucumber or eggplant and grind it in a blender.

The resulting gruel must be added to the milk return and applied to the face for 20 minutes. The fruits must be cleaned of seeds: they contain toxic substances! The effect of this recipe will be noticeable after seven days.


In addition to skim milk masks, other mixtures for skin care are prepared at home, for example, scrubs.

Among them:

  • scrub on rye bread. To prepare the recipe, you need to dissolve the crumb of black bread in the whey until smooth and apply on the face. After 10 minutes, the product is washed off;
  • oatmeal scrub. It is prepared as follows: cereal is added to the heated return and rubbed into the skin of the face in a circular motion. After 15 minutes, wash off with hot water;
  • coffee-based scrub. To prepare this recipe, you need to mix 1 tbsp. l. coffee with serum warmed to room temperature and apply the product on the face with gentle rubbing. Wash off after five minutes under running water.

Warning: before preparing this or that cosmetic product, it is imperative to consult a dermatologist. When using scrubs, you should avoid applying the mixture to the eyelids, as whey containing acids can provoke eye irritation.


For whey-based products, the number of contraindications for use is minimal: it may be an intolerance to one of the components or an allergic reaction to lactose. In any case, before using the product, it is better to test it on the wrist or elbow. If redness or burning sensation appears within an hour, the product will have to be abandoned.

Otherwise, the effect of the serum on the face is the most favorable. None of the cosmetics contains so many nutrients, amino acids, vitamins and minerals, which together give an excellent result. Be healthy!

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