Age brings along with itself wisdom and much more but it leaves behind skin’s youthfulness and glow. One way you can turn back your skin’s clock and ward off fine lines, wrinkles and signs of aging is by using Age-defying face masks made using natural ingredients.
Here Are Five Face-masks That Will Keep Your Skin Soft, Supple And Youthful:
1. Honey, Egg Mask For Sagging Skin
Egg white is known for its skin tightening properties. Regular use of egg white face mask can help shrink the pores and lift skin at home. Combined with honey which is known for its moisturizing and anti-bacterial properties, it makes an excellent anti-aging face mask.
Organic Honey: 1 tsp
Essential Oil: few drops
Separate egg white from the yellow portion and beat it well. Add a teaspoon organic honey and a few drops of your favorite essential oil. Mix properly. Apply to cleaned face while massaging in upward stokes. Let the face mask dry. Rinse with plain water. Follow with a good moisturizer.
2. Cocoa, Milk Face Mask For Early Signs Of Aging
Rich in antioxidants such as flavonoids and flavonols, Cocoa can potentially combat damage caused to skin from exposure to UV rays and other chemicals in our environment leading to photo-aging, and other signs of early aging. Combined with milk’s nutritional properties, cocoa face pack will help you do away with crow’s feet and signs of premature aging.
Unsweetened Cocoa Powder: 1 tbsp
Milk (preferably unboiled): 2 tbsp
Mix both the ingredients in a bowl and apply on clean face. Let it dry. Rinse with lukewarm water and follow with a good moisturizer.
3. Papaya, Yogurt Mask For Dull Skin
If dullness has begun to overshadow the charm of your facial skin, you can slough it away with papaya yogurt mask. Papain, an enzyme in papaya can naturally peel the skin and reveal a brighter, younger you. Yogurt is rich in lactic acid and proteins. It will help tighten the pores and aid skin brightening.
Yogurt: 2 tbsp
Papaya pulp: 2 tbsp
Lemon Juice: few drops
Mix all the ingredients and apply generously on face and neck. Let the face pack work for 20-25 minutes on your skin. Wash off with water.
4. Glycerin, Lime Uplifting Mask
Glycerin has skin tightening properties and lemon is known for its brightening nature. This easy to make pack is a perfect solution for those who are busy and looking for a quick solution to treat sagging skin and other signs of aging.
Glycerin: 1 tbsp
Lime juice: 1 tbsp
Rose water: 1 tbsp
For a healthy, younger looking, soft skin, mix all the ingredients in a bowl and apply on face evenly with help of a facial brush. Wash off after 20-25 minutes.
5. Avocado, Honey Moisturizing Mask
Creamy avocados are an inexpensive way of replenishing the lost moisture, guard the skin against sun’s damage and protect skin from inflammation and sensitivity problems. Honey is a well known humectant which can superbly bind the skin’s moisture. This mask can rejuvenate skin and make it look years younger if used regularly.
Small ripe Avocado: ½
Organic Honey: 1 tbsp
Mix both the ingredients in a blender to form an even paste. If you have a dry skin, warm the honey before mixing it with avocado. This will aid in deeper penetration of mask in skin. Apply generously on face and neck. Relax. Wash after 30 minutes. Pat dry and feel the smoother, more radiant you!!