There is an irrefutable fact about rice and that is that it is beneficial for your skin. Any skincare product that has rice as a primary ingredient you can be sure it would be healthy for your skin. So it doesn’t matter if you eat rice or not as long as you use it for grooming your skin.
Rice water has been around for a long time the earliest known use of it was over 1,000 years ago in Japan. And today, it is one of Korean and Japan beauty secrets to soothe and tone their skin. Rice has proved to improve different skin problems.
Benefits of Rice Water
- Smooths out wrinkles
- Evens skin tone
- Whitens skin by fading suntan
- Improve skin firmness
- Minimise pore size
- Reduces inflammation
- Brightens skin
- Make your skin glow giving you a youthful look
- Fades age spots and hyper pigmentation
- Help the cells recover faster
- Help with skin problems such as dermatitis
- Increase collagen production
- You can use it to gently exfoliate your skin
- It works as an antioxidant protecting the skin from free radicals
Rice water masks can give your skin a flawless finish and even lighten and whiten your skin over time, plus it is an affordable product.
Keep in mind, that whitening means that it will help remove hyper pigmentation, age spots, and sunspots.
Believe me, it will leave your skin smoother as it helps firm up your skin and reduce your pore size. You will feel and look amazing!
Which Rice Mask To Use?
There are different types of rice masks you can use even though it is easy to do it at home it is best if you use Skinfood Rice Mask Wash Off.
Skinfood Rice Mask Wash Off contains substances known to help protect and repair your skin. It is perfect for those people who want to achieve a fair complexion. Plus it prevents premature aging.
This mild exfoliant is free of parabens and mineral oil and it has a pH level of 6.1. It is recommended to use it once a week.
Their main ingredients are rice bran water and jojoba oil.
Jojoba oil has anti-inflammatory properties that help reduce redness and keep skin calm and comfortable. Besides jojoba oil is a rich source of Vitamin E and B-complex vitamins helping in skin repair and damage control.
As you can see rice bran water and jojoba oil are the perfect combinations for healthy and beautiful skin.
How to use it?
Apply Skinfood Rice Mask Wash Off gently on your face. Make sure you wash your face with a cleanser such as Shiseido Senka Perfect Cleansing Foam, then tone your face with a toner such as Cosrx AHA/BHA Clarifying Treatment Toner. After, damp your face and apply your rice mask.
Leave on for 10 to 15 minutes then rinse the mask off with warm water. The best time to apply a clarifying mask such as Skinfood Rice Mask Wash Off is at night.
You will love the effect that rice has on your skin after a rice mask. Your face will feel super hydrated, plump, smooth and even-toned, plus you will look very youthful.
Remember, that rice masks offer gentle, balanced care so you can be sure it is the best nourishment for your skin.
Who Should Use a Rice Mask?
Rice masks are excellent for anyone who wants to improve the appearance of uneven skin tone and get a glowing complexion.
Other Uses For Rice Water
Rice water can also be used directly in your hair. Here are some ways you can do it:
- Hair rinse: Apply the rice water to your hair from the roots to the end and leave on for 10 minutes. Rinse off.
- Shampoo: To make shampoo all you have to do is add liquid castile soap to fermented rice water. You can also add aloe, chamomile or any essential oil you like.
Rice water masks are very popular right now. And there have been used by Korean and Japanese women for a long time as part of their skincare routine. There is evidence they can help you with sun damage and natural aging.
Remember, applying rice masks such as Skinfood Rice Mask Wash Off is a great way to bring positive effects to your skin.