Due to cocoa’s large amount of antioxidants, the mask can help you prevent premature aging of your skin and can give your skin a beautiful glow.
Raw cocoa contains more than 320 different antioxidants (no other natural product contains as much). The mentioned antioxidants successfully fight free radicals in the body and protect against viral and bacterial infections.
In order to prepare this mask you will be need raw cocoa powder, honey, avocado and cinnamon.
Honey “preserves” the natural skin oils due to which it becomes elastic and soft.
Cocoa is, of all the above mentioned ingredients, the best because the antioxidants it contains (among other things) can improve collagen’s protection.
Avocado is one of the best anti-aging foods. It prevents wrinkles and eliminates wrinkles that have already appeared. D-Mannoheptulose, which is contained in avocado, stimulates collagen production.
Cinnamon is an excellent food because it contains many useful substances and unique essential oil that is efficient, natural tonic.
- 1 squashed avocado
- 3 tablespoons of raw cacao powder (you can find it in all well-stocked health food stores)
- 2 tablespoons of honey
- One teaspoon of cinnamon
Method of preparation:
Mix the above mentioned ingredients. Apply the resulting mixture on your face.
Let the mask act for 25 minutes before you rinse it with warm water. In order for the mask to be effective, you need to apply it no more than twice a week.