The loss of moisture and elasticity eventually leads to the formation of wrinkles in the skin. And considering today‘s lifestyles accompanied by varied levels of stress and other anxieties only accelerates the rate of ageing. Wrinkles occur when the collagen and elastin present in the connective tissue of the skin decrease or weaken. The areas that are usually affected first are the face, hands and the neck. Wrinkling is predominantly caused by age but factors like smoking, pollution, stress, weight loss and lack of balanced diets are also key factors. You wake one morning and you suddenly find like you aged a couple of years and your skin feels dry while even the glow has gone missing now. Well here are some easy do it yourself at home tips that has known to give some wonderful results. They not only retard ageing by making your skin healthy, supple and warm but are also big confidence boosters. Here are some pretty popular remedies that will give you quick results.
Lemon Juice: Applying lemon juice does wonders to your skin. Apply in your face and areas around your neck. The properties of lime help in removing blemishes and age related marks on the face as well.
Grated Coconut: Grate a piece of coconut and extract the milk out of it. Apply that milk later and you will notice that your skin will get a glowing touch to it. Rinse it off with warm water.
Honey & Milk: Mix 2tbspn of honey with 2tspn of milk and blend it till it becomes of an even consistency. Apply it on your face and neck and leave it for ten minutes after which you rinse and wash.
Potato & Applesauce: Dice the potato into small pieces and add 2 tbspn of applesauce (unsweetened) and blend it in a mixie. Apply to areas around your eyes and wash after a short while.
Egg whites: This is another very popular and frequently used simple home ready. Just beat egg white and apply it to the face. Wash it off with warm water after a while.
Essential Oils: You can use a combination of many oils to get the desired results. You can use oils such as rosewood, jasmine, neroli, geranium etc. Mix these with primrose or other skin friendly oils to make a potent anti wrinkling solution.
Face pack: You can use many different kinds of face pack at home to treat your skin. One popular remedy involves the use of yoghurt with lime and honey. Mix ½ tsp‘s of honey and lime juice to t 2tbspn of yoghurt and blend it to a nice consistency in a bowl. Apply in the neck and face areas and just lie down and close your eyes for 20 minutes. Rinse and wash.