When we were kids, we made secret prayers to the God to make us ‘big’ quickly. We wanted to enjoy the complete freedom that our parents had, only to realize in our own adulthood that there is no such thing called ‘complete freedom’!
Our parents or all the adults have to face a lot of mental and physical stress in their routine life!!! Alas! By the time we realize this, the clock has already forwarded into the future! We cannot turn back our life to enjoy those days of childhood.
What we have now is tension, stress, targets to meet, chores to do, finances to manage, taking care of family and so on and yes…plus those tiny small lines appearing on the face and sagging skin telling us it’s time to bid goodbye to the adulthood and welcome the next phase of life!
This can be so depressing!!! But, luckily we have ways to get younger, feel younger and look younger! There are ways to get rid of those wrinkles or even stop them from appearing for the next few years. Let’s learn the top 9 home remedies to regain the fountain of youthfulness and to treat your sagging skin:
Egg white provides your skin with excellent astringent substances and works as a natural skin nourishing formula. It contains hydro-lipids, which can lift up your sagging skin and make it appear firm and younger.
Additionally, egg white also has the ability to iron out the fine lines and wrinkles. It will eliminate the puffy bags and dark circles under your eyes.
All these benefits can be availed by simply applying mashed egg white directly on your face. Massage it gently for a few minutes and wash it off with water. That’s all you need to do to regain the youthful firmness and radiance of your skin.
Tomatoes are powerful astringents that can tone up the sagging skin of the face and neck. Apply the juice of tomato on the skin folds in a thin film, two times daily. Leave it for about 10 minutes and then, wash it off.
3.Aloe Vera Gel
Aloe Vera offers a perfect natural anti-aging solution. You can apply Aloe Vera gel on your face once or twice a day in a thin layer.
However, the better and more effective way would be to grow Aloe Vera plant at home and cut its leaves to obtain fresh gel-like liquid. Apply this gel on your face twice daily.
It will keep your skin wrinkle-free, and well-hydrated, and also reduce the skin folds and wrinkles.
The anti-inflammatory, and astringent properties of lemon in addition to its skin tightening elements can work wonders for your skin.
Just cut a lemon into 2 halves, and rub its juice on your face once daily, preferably at night. You can leave it on overnight and wash it off in the morning. It will also help to remove the dead cells from the surface of the skin, and smoothen it.
Plus, the refreshing fragrance of lemons will help you get rid of stresses and soothe your nerves thus reducing those tension lines on your forehead.
Cabbage contains several skin-nourishing vitamins like vitamin A, E, B and C. Prepare a face mask with half a cup of shredded cabbage, and egg white of one egg and apply it on the face.
Leave it for half an hour to allow it to dry and then, wash it off with plain water. This helps to tighten the skin and erases the facial wrinkles.
Carrot contains vitamin A and vitamin E both of which are needed to maintain the health and firmness of the skin.
Mash one raw carrot to get a paste of creamy consistency and apply it on the face. Wash it off after an hour. Do this once every day. You will see marked reduction in the sagging skin folds, and dark spots within one month of using this natural remedy.
If you have ever tried a fruit massage or fruit facial, you will know that banana is the most common ingredient in it.
Banana contains vitamin E, which maintains the health of the skin and calcium, which promotes the production of collagen. Plus, bananas also contain powerful antioxidants that reduce the harmful effect of environmental toxins like dust and pollution on your face.
Apply peeled and mashed banana on the face to rejuvenate and freshen up your skin and to look younger.
Simply spread the avocado pulp on the face. Leave it for 10 minutes and then, wash it off with plain water. Do this once or twice a week.
Avocado provides a natural glow to the skin with its vitamin content and reduce the skin folds and wrinkles within just a few weeks.
The rich antioxidant properties of papayas offer great protection for your skin from the most dangerous enemies of youthfulness like free radicals, UV rays in the sunlight, and air pollution.
Papayas also enhance the skin tone and remove the dead cells from the skin surface. It also rejuvenates the skin from within and makes it radiantly lustrous with its rich vitamin C content.
Apply a face pack prepared with one cup of mashed papaya, half a cup of rice flour, and 2 tablespoonfuls of honey by spreading it evenly on the face. Rinse it off with tepid water after twenty minutes.
- Apply Cucumber juice on the face and under the eyes
- Rub a raw potato on the face in gentle circular motions
- Eat watermelons at least twice a week and rub watermelon chunks on your face
- Apply pineapple extract on the face
- Massage your skin with olive oil
- Mix a few drops of honey in equal quantity of lemon juice and a pinch of turmeric and apply it on the face
Time does not wait for anyone and neither does the aging! You cannot get younger in terms of number of years. But, you can certainly look younger by years and years with these simple home remedies. And once you have got rid of that sagging skin and regained your youthfulness, you will start feeling better about yourself, which will give you strength and confidence to face the challenges in life and from there on; there’s nothing to stop you from enjoying your life to the fullest!