10 All-Natural Anti-Aging Home Remedies To Delay Aging
Thanks to the skincare industry, a lot of people nowadays look ageless. But not everyone can afford expensive procedures and skin care products like celebrities do. Some use cheaper, natural anti-aging remedies to help keep their skin looking young and radiant.
Try raiding your pantry or fridge, you might find the natural anti-aging ingredient that best suits your skin. The 10 natural home remedies below will make your skin radiant.
1. Honey and Lemon Juice
Honey is an amazing moisturizer, while lemon is rich in Vitamin C, and its bleaching action helps with dark spots. The two together make for a powerful natural anti-aging treatment. Mix juice from 1 lemon with a teaspoonful of honey and apply on the skin for about 15 minutes daily. Then rinse with water.
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Papaya has papain which removes dead skin cells, making the skin more elastic. Just blend or mash a peeled ripe papaya and use it as a facial mask.
3. Rose Water and Glycerin
Natural rose water and glycerin can minimize wrinkles and fine lines. Prepare a light moisturizer by mixing equal parts rose water and glycerin. Clean your skin first with a few drops of rose water, then apply the moisturizer. Do this every night for a natural anti-aging skin care routine.
4. Rose Water and Aloe Vera
Aloe vera and rose water, combined with vitamins, improve skin elasticity. Mix 2 vitamin C tablets, 5 tbsp. rose water, 1 tsp. aloe vera gel, and 2 tbsp. vitamin E oil. Store in a cool, dry place. Add 3-4 drops when applying your night cream.
Potatoes can remove tanning and are great in treating fine lines and dark circles around the eyes. Grind a sliced potato to a paste and apply on your face especially around the eye.
6. Lemon and Green Tea
Green tea and lemon juice help fight off free-radicals, prevent acne, and repair skin. Mix ½ cup of green tea water with 2 tbsp. of lemon juice. Apply on a cotton pad and rub on the face twice daily. It can be used as a natural anti-aging facial spray whenever the skin feels tired.
7. Rice Water
It helps brighten the skin and minimize pores. If you soak some rice in a bowl of cold water then separate the rice after it has soaked fully, you can wash your face with the remaining water.
8. Orange Juice and Egg White
Egg proteins increase collagen production and elastin, which helps lift and tighten the skin, while orange juice helps even out the complexion. Mix the egg white with 3 tbsp. orange juice then apply one layer to clean face, apply another layer after 5 minutes. Let dry, then clean your face with a wet cotton cloth.
9. Cucumber and Curd
Cucumber helps reduce dark circles and puffiness under the eyes. Curd contains lactic acid which exfoliates the skin. Mix 1/2 cup curd with 2 tsp. of grated cucumber. Apply to the skin, then rinse with warm water after 20 minutes.
10. Carrot and Turmeric
Carrots contain beta-carotene and vitamin A, while turmeric minimizes inflammation and prevents the skin from getting sun damage. Soak 2 tbsp. grated carrots in 4-5 tbsp. of lukewarm milk for 10 to 12 minutes, then mix in 1 tsp. turmeric. Apply the mixture to clean face, then rinse with warm water after 20 minutes.
Source: Fit With Age – www.fitwithage.com