DIY Treatments to Reduce Wrinkles
Ageing is unstoppable but we can, at least, delay it through natural, homemade and affordable alternatives. Taking care of our physical well-being says a lot about our confidence and how good we feel, with these simple daily routine, you can surely look as youthful as can be!
- Mashed Papaya
Papaya fruit is has skin exfoliating, repairing and hydrating powers which makes it a great solution for aging problems. Papain enzyme is believed to directly reduce wrinkles, no wonder why lots of beauty products made out of papaya are in the market. But you can benefit from these natural properties in raw by mashing up the papaya and add some honey. Apply the mixture to your face and neck (wash your face before application). Leave it for 20-30 minutes and you will feel your skin is tightened—you will see the fine lines slowly disappearing in a matter of few weeks!
- Sliced Cucumber
Cucumber has always been a best friend when it comes to natural beautification. For one, cucumber is widely believed in reducing dark circles under the eyes and swelling. Place freshly sliced cucumbers on your face and observe how it will soften your skin and freshen up your tired looking skin.
- Raw Garlic
Raw garlic can go a long way! With its anti-wrinkle properties such as allicin, it is one of the most powerful antioxidants. Normal consumption of raw garlic have no negative effects as it is a good part of anti-wrinkle diet but excessive ones can lead to body odor, upset stomach or dizziness. So, start slowing the ageing process with garlic, now!
- Metal Spoon
Who says metal can’t help you achieve youthful looking skin? Leave your metal spoon to refrigerator or freezer overnight and place the convex of the spoon to your eyes first thing in the morning. This technique will help you tighten the skin under your eyes.
- Mixed Mask
Blend in yogurt, banana, orange juice and honey with at least 1 tbsp. each and evenly apply in on your face and neck. Leave it for 15-20 minutes and wash it with lukewarm water. This homemade and natural mask recipe will leave your face glowing and wrinkle-free!
- Water intake
Nothing beats proper hydration and only regular water intake can suffice this. It will glow on the outside to your face and body. Make sure to observe at least 8 glasses of water every day.
- Watermelon Scrub
Another way to hydrate is by consuming watermelon. Usage can be external too by making it as a scrub. Rub the raw watermelon into your face (in a circular motion) and leave it for 5-10 minutes as you feel your skin tightened. Wash it off and see the fresh looking skin you have!