We all want to look beautiful, fresh, glowing forever but the truth is that with time our beauty wanes. The signs of aging start showing up on our skin robbing us of the delicate youthful bounce, glow and freshness of the skin. Though it is an eternal truth that we cannot stop the menacing role of time on us whether we accept it or not but it is definitely possible to delay the aging process for about ten to fifteen years if you become cautious much ahead of time and start taking special care of your skin with the revitalizing antiaging skin care products that are specially formulated to trigger collagen formation that willll prevent your skin from sagging, prevent the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. However the best option is to try all that is natural on your skin.
Your skin is a very delicate sensory organ, and as you are slowly maturing in years, chemical skin care products may at times make your skin utterly sensitive accelerating your existing problems of pigmentation or skin dryness if any.
So it is best to opt for natural homemade anti aging skincare products if you wish to elongate your youthful look. Homemade anti aging face masks are a very effective way to combat the aging process and here I will list some great anti-aging face masks made at home.
1. Yogurt Turmeric Face Mask:
In a bowl of 2 tablespoons of yogurt add a pinch or two of turmeric powder. Mix well. Slather it all over your face. Allow it to dry completely. Finally rinse your face using cold water. Follow this homemade face pack treatment once or twice a week to get rid of wrinkled skin, ugly spots and open pores.
2. Avocado Green Tea Face Mask:
With the pulp of one ripe avocado, mingle cocoa powder (2 tbsp), honey (2 tbsp), oatmeal flakes (2 tbsp). Set aside for the time being. In a small saucepan infuse some green tea leaves in hot fuming water. Strain and allow cooling. Add the tea to the mixture to make a thick paste. Coat your face with the paste and massage meanwhile you do the coating. The massaging will allow oatmeal flakes to slough off all dead skin cells. The green tea rich in antioxidants and avocados defending your skin against the harmful carcinogens will definitely keep all the aging signs at bay.
3. Grapes Egg White Face Mask:
If your skin is damaged due to acne scars and pimples then this anti-aging face mask will restore the damage at the same time warding off the signs of aging. Grapes have in them salicylic acid which is light fruit acid oil soluble in nature. Therefore all the pores invaded by acne causing bacteria and sebum will be cleansed thoroughly if you use this mask on skin. Mash the pulp of grapes on a bowl, whisk the white of an egg into it, mix well and apply the mask on face. Keep for about 20 minutes. Finally use lukewarm water to rinse off. [Read: Homemade Grape Face Pack for Uneven Skin Tone]
4. Milk Raw Cocoa Face Mask: In half cup milk add 3 heaped tablespoons of raw cocoa powder and mix thoroughly to make a thick smooth paste. Apply the paste all over your face. Keep for 10 minutes and use lukewarm water to rinse off. Raw cocoa is a potent antioxidant with powerful anti aging effects on your skin. You will notice your fine lines and wrinkles quickly vanishing. Milk with its high content of lactic acid removes all dead cells from your skin rejuvenating it with a radiant youthful glow. [Read: DIY Cocoa Face Mask for Glowing Skin]
5. Lemon Juice White Clay Face Mask:
Mingle white clay (4-5 tbsp) with lemon juice (1 tbsp) and olive oil (1 tsp). Add some boiling water to the mixture to arrive at a consistency of a thick smooth paste. Apply the mask on your face. Rinse off after 15 minutes with lukewarm water. It will give you a wrinkle free smooth bright and youthful looking skin.
So these are some amazing anti-aging homemade masks for face which you can try and delay the ticking of that much dreaded biological clock! :)