Beautiful skin which does not age is every woman’s dream. There are several anti aging products available but they can only further damage the skin as they contain harmful chemicals. It only makes sense to use natural ingredients which will help in preventing premature aging of skin. The humble cucumber can be used effectively in making anti aging face mask at home. Cucumber has high water content which helps in keeping the skin hydrated. It has astringent properties which helps tighten the skin pores. The antioxidants in cucumber help in keeping the skin younger maintaining young and beautiful skin.It also helps remove under eye dark circles.Mentioned below are two methods of preparing Anti aging cucumber face mask.
One cucumber,2 tablespoons of aloe vera gel (moisturizes the skin and also helps in keeping the skin young),1 tablespoon of rosewater(has a cooling effect on the skin) ,1 tablespoon of fresh lemon juice (has astringent properties and also helps in skin lightening).
Peel the cucumber and chop it into small pieces. Add the aloe vera gel, rosewater and lemon juice. Blend the mixture in a blender to form a smooth paste. Antiaging cucumber face mask is ready to use. Now wash face and pat dry. Apply face mask evenly on the face and neck. Let it remain for half an hour. Wash face with lukewarm water after half an hour. Follow the remedy once daily for best results.
One cucumber, 2 tablespoons of aloe vera gel, water and one green tea bag (green tea is loaded with antioxidants which prevent the premature aging of skin)
Take half cup of boiling water and dip the green tea bag in it and leave it aside for some time and cool the solution .Peel the cucumber and chop into small pieces. Add the aloe vera gel and the green tea solution. Blend it in blender .The cucumber face mask is ready. Now wash face and pat dry .Apply the mask on the face and neck. Wash the face mask with lukewarm water after half an hour. Follow the remedy once daily for best results.
So to protect your skin from premature aging and for keeping it young for a long time make use of these easy to make and beneficial cucumber anti aging face mask and reap its benefits in keeping the skin young and rejuvenated for a longer time.