As we age, our youthful skin starts losing its health as collagen proteins and moisture starts drying up. The result is the appearance of wrinkles, dry skin and other such maladies of old age. But if you are careful and alert, there are many natural remedies that can help you to get back your younger skin! They include Vitamin E and C, salicylic acid, retinoic acid and other antioxidants for exfoliating, moisturizing and rebuilding your skin.
The best part is that you don’t have to buy tons of creams and lotions to get these remedies; they are present in your home and kitchen! All you have to do is prepare facial masks out of them and they are ready to help you in your quest for younger skin!
Check Out This Article In Video Format!
Strawberry Facial Mask
These lovely berries are full of vitamin c, antioxidants and salicylic acid that can help you to rebuild your skin. Facial masks made of strawberries can help in absorption of moisture and removal of dead skin cells.
You will need just a half cup of fresh strawberries, one tbsp of rice flour or cornstarch and 1 tbsp of fresh milk. About 4 ounces of mask will be made from this measurement, which is enough for more than one use. All you have to do is blend and mash them into a paste and apply it to your face. Keep it on for 20 minutes and then wash with warm water. This facial mask will not only add a youthful glow to your face by rejuvenating, softening and cleansing your skin, but will also ward out any kind of breakouts.
Miracle Whip Exfoliator
Miracle Whip from Kraft is renowned for its usage as a facial mask that helps to rebuild younger skin. The vinegar present in the product exfoliates and opens the pores, while the egg-based ingredient in it acts as a moisturizer.
Just apply this product to your face, making sure to avoid the eyelashes and eyebrows. Let it dry for 10 to 20 minutes. Now massage off the dried Miracle Whip and wash your face with warm water. The best part is, you can actually see clumps of dead skin getting removed from your face which is a prelude to skin rebuilding. It is one mask you can use daily.
Marigold Facial Mask
Marigold facial masks are another surefire way of getting younger skin. To make this mask, you will need one tbsp of marigold flowers, ½ cup of water, one tbsp of chamomile flower, a drop of almond oil, one tbsp of lecithin granules, one tbsp of wheat germ oil and 1 tbsp of mashed carrots.
Make a mash of the carrots, lecithin granules and wheat germ oil as you boil the flowers in water. Now blend these two mixtures and you can add almond oil for a personal touch. Before applying this mask, steam clean your face and apply it for 15 minutes. For removing it, use tissues and warm water. Vitamin A found in carrots and Vitamin E from wheat germ oil will help to build the collagen of the skin, while the flowers will help to mend the dead tissues. Almond oil and lecithin will moisturize your skin while improving the consistency of the mask.