Share a hatred for cosmetic products and surgeries and yet dread an aging and dull skin? Welcome to the bandwagon. Here are six easy and super effective home remedies that can help you slow the aging of your skin, keeping the charm of youth alive. These are super easy and for the ones who are lethargic makeup-wise and like to keep it minimal and lazy.
Olive oil and honey
Method: Mix 1 part of olive oil with 1 part of honey. Rub the mixture on your skin and let it stay for 10 to 15 minutes. Wash it off and pat dry.
Benefit: Both olive oil and honey are packed with nutrients and are very effective in fighting aging. Olive oil has anti-aging antioxidants and squalene that make it a very good choice for skin care.
Apple cider vinegar
Method: For this one, you will need a spray bottle. Mix half part apple cider vinegar with one part water. Now add the mixture in a spray bottle and spray it on your face. Do it every day to keep your skin young.
Benefit: Apple cider vinegar contains acids that are very effective in removing dead skin and revealing healthy and shiny new skin. It is also effective in reducing age spots.
Method: Take half a cup of yogurt and apply it on your face. Leave it for 20 minutes or till it gets dry. Wash it off with cool water.
Benefit: Yogurt is rich in lactic acid and hence, is very good is regenerating skin cells.
Method: Grind a cup of fenugreek seeds and apply the paste on your face. Leave it overnight. Repeat it every day to get the best results.
Benefit: Fenugreek has surprising benefits for your skin and is even known to rejuvenate damaged skin cells.
Method : Mash the pieces of a ripe papaya in one bowl. Apply the paste on your face and let it stay there for 20 minutes or till it gets dry. Rinse it off with cold water.
Benefit: Papaya is rich in antioxidants and is great for recovering the signs of aging from skin. It can also moisturize dry skin and can be used to reduce unwanted hair.
Rose water, lemon and glycerine
Method: Mix in 2 parts of rose water 1 part of lemon juice and 1 part of glycerine. Use a cotton ball to soak the mixture and then rub the cotton on your face. Do this every day at bedtime.
Benefit: Rose water is an astringent and lemon is packed with nutrients and vitamins good for skin, while, glycerine is a humectant, that is, it does not let the moisture of your skin to escape. A combination of these three will keep your skin nourished and reduce the signs of skin aging.