Katrina Kaif who’s known to everyone for her well-sculpted built and flawlessly gorgeous skin, recently posted a video on her Instagram account. In the video, the Jagga Jasoon actress can be seen dunking her face in a bowl full of icy water. She captioned the video: Best way to get yourself awake on a working Sunday . #myownicebucketchallenge. Apart from keeping yourself awake, do you know that there are several other benefits of dunking your face in ice water? Today, we’re going to tell you how this old-school trick helps you keep your skin glowing and gorgeous.
Technically, this trick is known as Thermogenesis. The word might sound a bit complex to you but the trick is way too simple yet amazing. Here are few benefits of dipping your face in a bowl full of ice water.
It burns fat
You might think you’re just icing your face. But the cranial nerves control the nerves of heart, digestive tract and skeletal muscles. Dipping your face in ice water can influence your nerves to burn fat throughout the body.
It reduces redness
Have you been sunburnt lately? Try this trick. Dunk your face in ice water before doing your makeup. It will even out the weird undertones of the skin and make your foundation appear better.
It tightens the skin
If you suffer from open pores, then this is the easiest way to reduce your pore size. Cold water tightens pores and gives your face a smoother look.
It fights wrinkles
Cold water treatment can prevent future wrinkles. If you’re in your late twenties, then start doing it often. It will make your skin smoother and you’ll not need using the expensive anti-wrinkle creams and retinol.
It makes your makeup stay longer
Dip your face in icey water for 5 minutes before makeup. Dab your face dry with a clean towel. Then begin your makeup ritual. You will see that your makeup will stay longer than it does. Most of the Korean beauties swear by this technique.