All of us are drawn towards the anti-aging products and love to splurge on fancy face masks or creams on occasions.
Especially once people reach the late 20s or enter 30s, they get paranoid and want to try whatever hits the market to run away from the wrinkles or mature look.
Which is not sensible, instead of running behind the products in the market, search between your fridge and kitchen cupboard, they are a host of all the natural ingredients which can work miracle on your skin.
Yes, you heard it right that you can fight with anti-aging skin from your kitchen ingredients. They are safe and full of nutrients and without any chemicals.
They will not only help in anti-aging but also add a glow in your face, improving the texture of the skin, so stop running behind the chemicals and try below homemade masks for matured skin.
Honey, Yogurt, and Lavender
Yogurt in itself is a complete package, an ultimate delight for your mature skin. Rich in protein, full of antioxidants, lactic acid, and vitamins that help in nourishing your skin and removing the dead cells.
The natural fat in yogurt help in getting back the lost moisture of the skin. Lavender the second ingredient of this pack tops the list of essential oils that help in returning the charm of your skin.
It’s a world-famous purple plant known for its regenerative property that definitely helps reduce the sign of aging.
Honey the third ingredients with its powerful antibacterial properties add sweetness to the pack while making it fight from the signs of aging.
How to make?
Add 3 tablespoon of yogurt, one tablespoon of honey and 2 to 3 drops of lavender oil. Mix them properly in a bowl and apply a thick layer of the mask on your face. Leave it for 15-20 mins and then rinse with lukewarm water and feel the magic.
Orange, honey and oatmeal face mask
To get a youthful glow to try Orange, honey and oatmeal face mask. It will make your mature skin look younger and smoother.
The oatmeal in the mask acts as a scrub that easily absorbs and bind the honey as well as orange together.
It allows Orange juice to penetrate in your skin, while the honey acts as a powerful antibacterial protecting your skin from any type of irritation because of the acidic nature of orange juice.
While increasing the production of collagen which is helpful in making your skin smoother, orange juice does the magic.
How to make?
4 tablespoon of oatmeal, 2 tablespoons of fresh orange juice and half tablespoon of Honey. Mix them well in a bowl and then apply the mask on face, neck, and cleavage.
Make sure to clean & dry your face before applying. Leave it for 15-20 mins and then rinse with lukewarm water.
Avocado, Wheatgrass, and Lemon
Avocados are another famous anti-aging ingredient. It contains antioxidants, phytochemicals, and amino acids to nourish and prevent skin cells while healing the damages.
This tropical fruit is a good source of vitamin B & E which makes it perfect for your skin while fighting aging as well as hydrating and moisturizing the skin.
Rich in fatty acids helps to rejuvenate skin and restoring youthful charm.
Wheatgrass is also a rich source of countless vitamins, amino acids, and proteins, a good ingredient for anti-aging. Lemon is a natural antibacterial help fight blemishes or any type of irritation.
How to make?
1 tbsp wheatgrass powder or juice, 1 ripe avocado and half squeezed a lemon. Mash avocado and mix all the three items in a bowl.
Once mixed properly apply it in your clean and dry skin, rinse it after 15 to 20 mins.
Moisturizing Avocado and Honey Mask
Avocado and its benefits are well known, avocado and honey mask are perfect to help your skin breath and get the moisture it deserves.
Remember, wrinkles are not only caused by age, they are caused by dryness too. The richness in fats and vitamins makes Avocado help your skin boosts its moisture content. Honey helps in binding the newly-produced moisture to your skin. Together they increase collagen production while revitalizing and smoothening your skin.
How to make?
1 tablespoon of honey and half Avocado. Mash avocado makes a smooth paste and add 1 tablespoon of honey. Apply the mask and leave it for 20 to 30 mins, then wash it with lukewarm water.
Egg Whites, Banana, and Papaya
Banana is a reach source of potassium, antioxidants, and natural oils, as well as vitamins A, E, and C containing 75% of water which makes it a perfect moisturizer helping your skin in preventing damages and encouraging repair while helping them in maintaining the elasticity of the skin.
Egg packed with protein, moisture-preserving potassium, vitamin B to boost oxygen and protect against environmental stress.
Then comes papaya, with amazing exfoliating properties, rich in papain enzyme which helps in removing dead skin and restoring young radiance and smoothness of your face.
2 tablespoon of papaya pulp, half mashed banana, one whole egg, and one egg white. Blend egg and egg white than combine it with mashed banana, add papaya pulp and mix it properly before applying. Leave for 10 to 15mins and rinse.
It’s an undeniable fact that as you age your skin changes in numerous ways, which is caused by both internal and external factors.
It can be impacted by lifestyle factors such as pollution, stress, sun-exposer, lack of sleep, etc, on the other hand, the decline in collagen production, decrease in turn over the speed of dead skin cells, wrinkles, less natural oil production etc are some internal factors that’s not in your hand.
So, it’s important to incorporate a skincare routine that precisely addresses mature skin concerns and one of the important products is a face mask.
For best results, apply masks at least once or twice a week, it will take around 5 to 30 mins, but the time is worth spending. After all it’s about your skin and you will love wrinkle-free youthful glowing skin.