Wrinkles are formed when the skin loses its moisture, elasticity, and firmness. Over a period of time, they begin to appear deeper. Numerous factors lead to this skin condition. Deep wrinkles look really bad (especially on the face as they are difficult to fix). Topical treatments may help for a while but natural methods provide long-lasting results. So use the underneath natural methods to get rid f deep wrinkles.
An egg mask is an excellent remedy for the reduction of wrinkles. The protein present in egg tightens the skin and helps in fixing the wrinkles.
Take an egg white separated from the yolk and beat the egg white. Wait until it becomes fluffy before spreading this evenly on the whole face. Let it remain on the face for a minimum of 30 minutes. If the mask starts falling apart, pat it gently with your hands. Later on, wash it off with cool water. Pat it dry. This is a quick fix as the results are temporary.
Lemon is laden with Vitamin C and antioxidants. This is a natural skin tightening agent. It provides free radicals to the skin to rejuvenate the skin cells. For this remedy, squeeze a lemon and apply the fresh lemon juice on the wrinkles. Allow the skin to absorb the juice and after a period of 30 minutes, rinse the face with lukewarm water. Apply a moisturizer immediately on the moist skin as lemon juice can be a little drying for the skin. Regular use of the lemon juice helps in lightening of deep wrinkles.
Wash your face. Prepare a mask by mixing 1 tsp. of plain yogurt, 1 tsp. of honey, 1/2 tsp. of orange juice, and 1/4 cup of bananas in a bowl. Apply the mixture on the face evenly and leave it for 15-20 minutes. Honey and yoghurt makes the skin intact and helps with pores additionally. Orange juice evens out the wrinkles and bananas provides hydration to the dry skin which is also one of the reasons behind wrinkles. Wash your face with warm water or wipe it clean with a clean sponge or washcloth. Apply moisturizer to lock the moisture as the pores are open and revitalized.
Massage with natural oils
Massage the face with olive oil. Keep rubbing gently in circular motions until your skin absorbs it completely. To get best results, wash and exfoliate your face before applying the oil as this will make the skin more responsive. Oil smoothens out the skin and maintains moisture and softness. Coconut oil and olive oil mixed together in equal quantities is the best natural method to treat the deep wrinkles. These also happen to be good moisturizers that aid in tightening the facial skin. Vegetable oil and castor oil are also effective remedies for the wrinkles. Take out time for this massage therapy everyday to ward off the deep wrinkles.
Vitamin B reduces the appearance of wrinkles. Though over-the-counter supplements are available, but it will be better if you opt for natural methods. The rich sources of vitamin B are beef, whole wheat products, chicken and egg.
To encourage new cell development for younger-looking skin, eat foods rich in vitamin A, C and E, minerals, and antioxidants. The best sources are carrots and green vegetables. They fight wrinkles quite effectively.
Foods rich in fats and oils reduce the overall appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and give a youthful skin. Omega-3 fatty acid is one such wonder ingredient present in nature. Omega-3 nourishes the skin and tightens it. Salmon, tuna, herring and sardines are good sources of omega-3s, so are almonds, walnuts, flaxseed and sunflower seeds (and their oils). Taking flaxseed oil 2-3 times a day orally helps in eliminating wrinkles.
Selenium and copper, two trace minerals vital for reducing wrinkles are found in tuna, salmon, nuts and legumes. Soy products such as tofu are rich in isoflavones, an antioxidant useful against wrinkles. Drink a plenty of water to keep the skin hydrated and delay the appearance of aging signs like wrinkles to appear.
Deep wrinkles can make you look older than your actual age. The natural skin care products commonly found in your kitchen can treat them effectively. Don’t waste time and fix those fissures.
This is a guest post and the author is Melissa Mellie. She is a freelance writer by profession and fitness enthusiast at heart. Melissa mainly covers topics related to health, fitness, beauty, and skincare.