Succinic acid - a product of natural amber processing, is a completely harmless substance, has a lot of useful properties. It is a natural antioxidant that softens the negative effects of ultraviolet rays, bad ecology and other internal and external factors.
The substance, penetrating into the upper layers of the epidermis, accelerates the process of cell renewal. Skin regeneration is activated, fine expression lines are smoothed, the production of elastin and collagen, as well as the level of moisture, are normalized. With regular use, the surface of the face becomes smooth, firm and elastic. It is actively used in cosmetology. With the help of this substance, you can cleanse the skin, make it smooth and healthy at home, making masks on its basis.
Method of application: Grind the required amount of granules of succinic acid, dilute the resulting powder with water until the consistency of thick sour cream, mix. Apply this gruel to your face (avoid the area directly next to the eyes), massage gently for 3 minutes (gentle exfoliation) and leave to act as a mask until dry. After that, the mask must be washed off and an amber face cream applied. Recommended to be repeated every week.
For tightening, softening, elasticity of the skin, you can use a mask with olive oil, white clay and succinic acid. Method of application: in 1 tbsp. dilute the powder of succinic acid granules with olive oil, add a large spoonful of white cosmetic clay. Mix well. Lubricate your face gently in a circular motion. Leave the mask on for 5-10 minutes, then wash off with warm water.