Rice water: why it is important for your hair and face

It is perfect to fight acne and improve your skin and hair health: here are the benefits of rice water!

Rice water has become very important in the beauty world. Did you know you can use it for different beauty treatments for your hair and face? This product is rich in beneficial properties and guarantees many benefits for our body. Japanese and Chinese women already used it ages ago, but nowadays it is a very common beauty treatment. Let’s find our more!

Benefits for hair and face

It is very easy to make this product, because it is made with just the water where you have cooked the rice. All you need to do is to filter it and keep it in your fridge for max 3 days.

It fights acne. You can use the water of this cereal as a toner, especially if you suffer from acne. This product has astringent powers and anti-inflammatory properties, which help reducing large pores.

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It soothes. If you have damaged, dry or inflamed skin, you can improve it with rice water. This was proved by a study published on the Acta Dermato Venereologica in 2002.

It makes the skin healthy and soft. If you use this product every day, this water moisturizes your skin and makes it soft. Moreover, it also has antioxidant properties, thus reducing the skin early aging.

It improves your hair health. This product is a panacea not only for your skin, but also for your hair. If you wash it with rice water, you will have softer, stronger and healthier locks! This was also proved by a study published on the International Journal of Cosmetic Science, in 2010. Researchers showed why Japanese women, who have been using for centuries rice water, have such beautiful hair!

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ultimo aggiornamento: 29-05-2019

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