- Aging & Longevity
How To Stop Skin Ageing Naturally???
In today's world, there is no one who wants perfect skin and that also includes you, doesn't it? But how to have gorgeous skin? All of us are getting older day-by-day. Our skin is also ageing with us. Along with ageing, the polluted environment around us also causes our skin to loose its charm. So, we start opting for chemical treatments and surgeries to have perfect skin. But this chemical treatment is harmful for our skin in many ways. Then, what to do? Don't worry, I am here to help you with this.
Before moving towards the solution, we need to get to know what is skin ageing. In very simple terms, skin ageing means skin getting older. Wrinkles, rough and dry skin, thin skin, fragile skin, dehydrated skin, age spots, hollowness of skin, loss of skin firmness, etc. are some signs of skin ageing.Skin Ageing not only makes you less perfect but also makes you look older.
Signs of skin ageingClick thumbnail to view full-size
Why to choose natural remedies instead of chemical treatment?
Before I head to remedies, you should know why natural methods are better for your skin. I am not going to say that chemical methods should be opposed totally but I am going to tell you that its much better to opt for natural ways. Chemical methods can give you great skin but it will also damage your skin in some ways. When we talk about natural methods, we can say that it will heal your skin in a natural way. It will not only give your skin a natural glow and beauty but will also slow down the process of ageing of your skin. So, natural methods are more lasting that the chemical ones. I wish that now you get why I am preferring natural remedies but still its up to you, which one do you prefer being called, 'NATURAL BEAUTY' or 'CHEMICALLY PERFECT'?
Natural Tips and Remedies which can help you get perfect skin
So, here is the main thing you want & need, that is, the things you could do to get smooth, silky, soft and glowing skin:
1)HEALTHY DIET: One of the most important factor on which your skin's beauty depends is your food habits. Firstly, let me list the food items which help you maintain your skin's beauty. Eating a diet full of fruits and veggies can help your skin in staying younger. In more details, healthy and beautiful skin can be achieved by eating fruits like strawberries, blueberries, tomato, kiwis, bananas, oranges, apples and papayas and many others. Vegetables like beetroot, carrot, spinach, sweet potato can be very helpful in preventing skin ageing. If you have a sweet tooth, then eating dark chocolates can help your skin. Other than that, I will prefer you to have a lots water in your diet. So start eating healthy food from today on wards and see how healthy your skin becomes.
2)SAY 'NO' TO SMOKING: I wish that you are not smoking, but if you do, stop it. I am not ordering you but I am telling you so as I want your well-being. If you want beautiful & gorgeous skin, you should quit smoking. Smoking changes the tone of your skin. Smoking makes your skin look very much older. So, if you want to reduce the rate of skin ageing, please say 'NO' to smoking.
3)NATURAL FACE & SKIN MASKS/PACKS: Here are some masks/packs which will surely help you in getting gorgeous skin:-
Carrot Mask -
1 or 2 fresh carrots
1/2 tablespoon honey
Grind the carrot extract mix with 1 tbsp honey and apply it to the face. Let the pack dry for 15 minutes on your face, later you can wash it with cold water for amazing results.
(How it works?- It makes the perfect natural face pack for oily skin by soaking excess sebum. The natural antibacterial properties of honey prevent acne and pimples. In addition it also closes the open pores, moisturizes skin to make it soft and supple and gives a boost to the complexion.)
Banana and Yogurt Pack-
1 ripe banana-peeled and mashed
yogurt 1 tablespoon
honey 1 teaspoon
lemon juice 1 teaspoon
In a bowl add the mashed banana and yogurt. Later add the honey and lemon juice and mix all into a smooth paste. Use this face pack on the face and the neck and leave it on till its dry and rinse off.
( How it works?- Lemon is a natural bleaching agent and will help to give you a glowing clear skin. Banana is great for glowing skin too. Curd is a moisturizing agent as well. banana helps in smoothing the skin and preventing wrinkles. Adding yogurt to it ups the moisturizing quotient and yogurt also helps in preventing fine lines. )
- Orange Peel and Sandalwood Pack-
Orange Peel Powder-1 Tablespoon
Sandalwood Powder- 1 Tablespoon
Mix orange peel powder and sandalwood powder in a glass bowl and add some water to it to have a thick consistency, apply it on clean face and neck, massage for 5 minutes, leave it on for 15 minutes and wash off with water.
( How it works?- It functions as an effective natural remedy to remove blackheads. Its natural bleaching properties help in removing dark patches and suntan and improve skin tone effectively. This is the most effective face pack for skin whitening that also exfoliates and tones the skin at the same time.)
- Turmeric And Tomato Face Pack-
1 tablespoon of turmeric
1 tablespoon of tomato juice
Mix both the ingredients in a bowl till you get a smooth paste. Apply the paste to your face and leave it on for about 15 minutes. Rinse your face with cold water
( How it works?- Tomato contains an antioxidant that protects from UV damage. In addition, it also works as a great anti-aging agent. Tomato mask is very much useful for oily skin types. )
- Almond honey and saffron face pack-
4/5 almonds soaked in water/milk overnight
1 teaspoon of honey
some strands of saffron soaked in 2 tablespoon warm milk
1 teaspoon lemon juice.
Take the soaked almonds and grind them into a paste. Add the saffron infused milk to this paste and also add the honey and the lemon juice. Make a smooth paste and apply on the skin evenly, keep it on for 10-15 minutes. Once dry, wash off with cotton pads soaked in milk or cold water.
( How it works?- This pack gives a glowing effect. The saffron helps to lighten skin tone and reduce appearance of spots, honey tightens the skin; almond along with the lemon removes the dead skin and this makes the skin clear and glowing.)
- Potato Pack-
1 spoon smashed potato paste
1/2 spoon curd
Add all the ingredients and apply to face, wash your face with cold water after 15 minutes.
( How it works?- Potato masks are good for your skin, as they help us to relieve sunburns. Curd, on the other hand, works as a natural bleaching agent and moisturizer that helps in removing dullness of skin and adding an attractive glow to it. )
Papaya and Honey Pack-
Ripe Papaya-1/2 cup
Mash the papaya to form a thick, smooth paste and add the honey to it. Mix well and apply on face, let it stay for 20 minutes and wash off with water.
( How it works?- . It helps in reducing the signs of skin aging such as freckles and age spots. It is one of the most effective home skin whitening solutions that removes age spots, pigmentation and blemishes effectively. )
- Aloe Vera Pack-
Skin tanning is a common problem and it is also very difficult to get rid of the tan.Try this simple and effective pack for tan removal.
( How it works?- It is an excellent moisturizer for skin. Aloe Vera gel has anti-microbial properties making it ideal to treat acne and pimples.)
4)OTHERS:I would also like to tell you some other simple tips, which are very simple, but still play a vital role in making your skin look younger. You should avoid sun as much possible. Take bath daily and wash your face everyday. Always try to keep your skin moisturized. Also, know your skin type. If you have dry skin, keep it hydrated. Drink as much water as possible. If you have oily skin, then use scrub. Never forget to remove make-up before going to bed.
Note (for the readers' convenience): If you are allergic to any of the thing mentioned above, then please don't try that particular remedy. Also, know your skin type before trying any of the remedy.
I wish that this article was helpful for you and provided you the information which you needed ina detailed way. I am very sure that by following my tips & remedies, you will get flawless, beautiful, young & perfect skin. It was my first article & is it had any mistake, I am sorry for it . I wish that you liked my article. Please recommend this article to your friends & loved ones. I will be really grateful.