Progress of aging as it is inevitable. But, you can slow down the progress of time over your skin. It means you can slow down the aging process of skin, though cannot stop it completely, and can experience the younger looking skin for a long time. As we grow old the production of two vital proteins ‘collagen’ and ‘elastin’ gradually decreases. These two proteins keep are skin soft, supple and younger looking. But, other factors like over exposure to sun, inadequate water intake, over consumption of liquor and fizzy drinks, unhealthy diet, smoking, certain medication, etc. are also responsible to slow down the production of those proteins. For these reasons, our skin starts to lose its youthfulness, softness and elasticity. Fine lines start to appear on skin. There are countless, time-tested home remedies that work almost like magic to keep your skin youthful for a long time.
Here Are Some Amazing Beauty Secrets To Keep Your Skin Youthful Naturally:
1. Yogurt, Wheat Flour And Mustard Oil:
The first thing that you have to do to keep your skin youthful is to keep your skin hydrated all the time. Drinking adequate water is not enough to keep your skin both internally and externally hydrated. To get a hydrated plump look of your skin you have to hydrate your skin externally. To do it take 2 tablespoons unsweetened and unflavored yogurt. Beat it well. Mix 1 tablespoon wheat flour and a few drops of mustard oil in it. Mix well and apply that on your skin. Leave it to for 10-15 minutes and then massage it in a circular motion. After that, rinse with water. You need not use any soap further because this pack especially one of the ingredients – wheat flour helps to eliminate grease, dirt and dead cells from your skin. Yogurt hydrates and nourishes your skin and side by side bleaches your skin naturally to keep it spotless. Mustard oil helps to enhance immunity and elasticity of the skin. You can apply this pack every alternate day and keep your skin looking younger for a long time.
2. Egg And Dry Fruits:
Take 2-3 almonds, 2-3 raisins and some cashew nuts from your dry fruit box of your kitchen. Take one egg. Add all of them in a blender. Blend them well. With the help of a soft brush apply that egg pack on your face and neck because these are wrinkle prone areas and remain exposed maximum time. The egg is a natural source of minerals, vitamins and antioxidants. Dry fruits are also great sources of minerals, and vitamins especially the vitamin E which is needed to improve the texture of the skin. Apply this pack everyday to nourish your skin and to maintain the firmness of the skin.
3. Papaya And Honey:
Papaya and honey is an excellent combination for your skin. Papaya is the powerhouse of vitamin C, various minerals and antioxidants that helps to strengthen sagging of the skin. Honey is a great moisturizer and contain anti aging element. Take 2-3 pieces of ripe papaya. Add 1 tablespoon pure honey in it. Add all of them in a blender to mix everything properly. After that, take a little amount of this mixture on your fingers and massage it on your skin in upward direction for 2-3 minutes. Then leave for another 2-3 minutes and then wash it with plenty of water. Practice this five minutes skin care daily to keep your skin look young.
4. Turmeric, Chick Pea Powder And Sunflower Oil:
Turmeric is another common kitchen ingredient that can help in dealing with signs of ageing. One antioxidant called curcuminoids presents in the turmeric, boost up collagen production. To make turmeric face musk take one small turmeric toot or 1 tablespoon turmeric powder. Take 1 tablespoon chickpea powder and a few drops of sunflower oil. Chickpea powder is a natural scrubber and cleanser which cleanses your skin intensely without removing the natural oil of the skin. Sunflower oil is a great source of vitamin E. Now mixes everything. Pour a little amount of water in this mixture and stir to mix well to make a smooth paste. Apply this paste on your skin every alternate day. Leave it for just 8-10 minutes and then rinse with a water and a mild face wash. You will get the benefit.
5. Oatmeal, Milk And Coffee Powder:
Soak 2 tablespoons oatmeal in ¼ th cup of milk to get soft. Add 1 teaspoon coffee powder in it. Mix well to make a smooth paste. Apply this paste on your face and neck. Leave it too get dry. Then wash with water. Weekly application of this face pack is beneficial to keep your skin youthful for a long time.
6. Tomato And Cucumber:
Go through your vegetables basket of your kitchen and pick one tomato and one cucumber from there. Add everything in a blender and blend them well. Cucumber helps to improve the elastin production of skin and thus helps to tighten the skin and support cell renewal along with building collagen. On the other hand tomato contains Lycopene – this chemical helps to reduce wrinkle and protects your skin from free radicals and saves your skin from getting old. Apply this vegetable pack on your skin daily and it helps to keep your skin fresh and young for a long time.
7. Carrot, Rice Powder And Milk:
Carrots are truly great for your skin. The high level of beta-carotene, vitamin A and antioxidants slows down the aging process and makes the skin looking youthful. To make this carrot face pack take one carrot of moderate size, 1 teaspoon rice powder, milk and olive oil. Add everything in a blender. Blend them to paste. Apply this pack on your face and neck at least twice a week. You will get the benefit.
Follow these methods. Drink at least 8-10 glasses of water daily. Eat fresh fruits and vegetables daily to keep your skin internally healthy. Citrus fruits like lemon, guava, apple, orange, etc. contain a good amount of vitamin C which are essential for your skin. Try to add them to your daily diet. Along with, use umbrella, hats and sunglasses whenever you go out in the sun. All these measures will help you to maintain youthful skin for a long time.