With age, the skin relaxes and wrinkles begin to appear. This process is quite natural because the skin loses its elasticity and begins to loosen. Wrinkles affect not only the face but also other parts of your body like hands. Natural tips can help you delay the process. Find the recipe for this rejuvenating cream.
Typically, the first wrinkles appear at the age of 20, but some factors can accelerate their appearance as:
- Sedentary lifestyle
- Poor diet
- Lack of sleep
- Sudden weight loss
Lack of maintenance and hydration of the hands are the major reasons that dry the skin and promote the appearance of wrinkles. Therefore, it is important to take care of your hands every single day.
The rejuvenating hand cream
- 2 tablespoons brown sugar
- 1 tablespoon of olive oil or coconut oil
- 1 teaspoon cinnamon
In a small bowl, mix all ingredients until you get a consistent texture. Then apply this mixture on your hands and massage gently. Let stand a few minutes then rinse with warm water. You can apply this trick every day.
Benefits of the ingredients:
Brown sugar helps exfoliate the skin in depth and remove dead skin. It also helps stimulate blood microcirculation, and that way promotes cell renewal.
Olive oil and coconut oil are rich in antioxidants (like vitamin E) that fight against free radicals and prevent aging of the skin.
Cinnamon is also rich in antioxidants that give luster to the skin. In addition, this spice has antibacterial properties that can treat disorders such as eczema.
A natural recipe to prevent facial wrinkles
Like hands, facial skin is exposed to the signs of aging and wrinkles can emerge. There are two main types of wrinkles.
Gravitational folds: you probably did not know, but gravity also plays a role in the appearance of wrinkles. Indeed, the skin consists of a subcutaneous fat which, under the effect of gravity, found in the lower part of the face, causing wrinkles.
Dynamic expression lines: These wrinkles are the result of different expressions or grimaces you make with your face. With time, elastin and collagen are less present and wrinkles begin to appear.
Here is a natural mask to prevent the sagging skin:
- 2 tablespoons of sweet almond oil or olive oil
- ½ tablespoon of organic honey
- 1 egg yolk
- 2 tablespoons of organic moisturizer (available in health food shops)
In a bowl, mix all ingredients until a consistent texture. Pour the cream into a container that you will keep in the fridge (for up to 7 days).
At night, after cleansing your face, apply generously the cream in a circular motion. Leave on for 30 minutes and wash your face with soaked cotton in water. You can apply this trick every day.
Benefits of the mask:
The yolk will clean the pores, tighten the skin and prevent the appearance of wrinkles. In addition, honey is a natural sugar that will nourish the skin and promote the binding of water molecules to deeply hydrate the skin. It is also a very effective antibacterial agent that prevents the appearance of pimples and promotes cell regeneration.