Vodka: An Elixir for Skin and Hair

Everybody knows the aftermath of consuming Vodka-an alcohol. Few Vodka shots down your gut and you start taking a trip. Lost in the wilderness and those morning blues, I feel this is the only thing one brings to conjure in their mind about Vodka. The last thing that will ever cross your mind is the health benefits and exquisite beauty treatments, which few drops of this magical potion entail. Yes, Ladies there is one more reason before you that satisfies our partiality to Vodka. I mean, who literally won’t love loving their radiant and supple skin and those lustrous locks that too at no cost. After all, every girl deserves Scarlet Johansson’s skin and Sofia Vergera like tresses. You might be thinking how some alcohol laced drink would render any good to your system. As a matter of fact, vodka might leave you dehydrated, with a hangover, a puffy face or nauseous. However, not killing the curiosity, I must state that, Vodka is 40% alcohol and alcohol has medicinal and disinfecting properties. Vodka is good for your skin and hair if you apply it and not when you drink it. In fact vodka is used in many beauty products that we use in our day to day lives. Here are some natural recipes which you can try at home in no time and save your hard earned money which, like any succumbed to the consumerism victim we spend and burn our pockets.

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Want that cleansed and toxic free skin. Obviously, Vodka can’t cleanse your soul but it does a kickass purification of your skin. The‘vodka green tea toner’ has amazing cleansing properties; it can detoxify your skin and make it beautiful and younger as it helps in tightening your skin pores. All you have to do is brew a cup of green tea and pour a quarter of a shot of vodka in it. Mix it well and bam! You are ready to go. You can put it in a bottle for safekeeping. Remember to apply it daily before you sleep. It will help clean your skin of all make up residue and make your skin look healthier and glowing.

Very often, in order to get those to be envied looks we overlook the need of adequate hair care. This is where Vodka can come to your rescue with the ‘vodka hair mask’. It is very easy to make. All you have to do is just before taking a shower adds a teaspoon of vodka to your conditioner. Using it once a week can do wonders to your hair. It makes your hair shiny and strong. It removes all the nasty residue of shampoo and conditioner and leaves your original hair lustrous.

Not only this, but also the ‘vodka rosemary anti-dandruff solution ‘can be your refuge to that itching flaky scalp. Take a cup of vodka and add 3 tablespoons of dried rosemary. Leave the solution overnight, strain it and rub it in your hair and on scalp. After one hour rinse your hair with cold water. Follow these simple steps and get rid of a flaky scalp.

Moreover, one can try the ‘vodka foot solution’. Apply vodka on your foot in order to get rid of bad odour. Vodka also works as a mouth freshener. Put some vodka in your mouth and gargle for a minute and be kiss ready.It also helps in relieving you of toothache.

The list speaking of the Vodka miracle goes on and on and next on the list is the ‘vodka hair loss treatment’. Mix onion juice and honey in 1 ½ ounce of vodka and apply on your scalp. Leave it on your hair overnight and rinse in the morning. Vodka detoxifies the skin and removes bacteria and makes your hair healthy.

Vodka can reduce acne breakouts. Just apply vodka like you apply astringent on skin. Clean your face with vodka every night and prevent acne.

Need an instant body scrub? Try the ‘vodka body scrub’. Mix two teaspoons of regular baking soda in two teaspoons of vodka. The skin gets clogged with pollutants, creams, fragrances,soap residue. Vodka cleanses the pores and detoxifies the skin and removes bacteria from body. Remember to apply the scrub all over your body to get that polished and sparkly skin.

Apart from these benefits vodka has disinfecting and medicinal properties. It can also be used to clean basins, sinks and toilets. Vodka acts as anaesthetic in medicines and is widely used in the preparation of cough syrups.

You can now obviously win a debate when it comes to the benefits of vodka and would agree with me that vodka can indeed make you gorgeous. So next time you party don’t be too obvious and drink all the vodka rather save some to look alluring and scintillating in the next gig. And if none of the above recipes or tricks work for you. Then bottoms up sister you can always drink it. Remember you never waste booze.

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Stay young, stay natural. Cheers! And oh yes! We love vodka.

 

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