Home Remedies for Youthful skin

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Every woman strive  for a healthy, radiant and a youthful skin. Often women do not take adequate care of themselves and  they simply give up on pampering themselves. It is not a wise thing to do as you would repent later on. As you grow older, you need to take extra care of your skin. Your skin would develop lines and wrinkles with time. It is important for you to look younger than you really are as that would boost your self-esteem tremendously and you could lead a life with a more positive spirit. A happy and glowing skin is a true reflection of a healthy body and a healthy mind. Often women end up trying many beauty creams and lotions to get a younger looking skin but at times, they end up doing harm to their skin.

Instant brightening creams only give you a temporary glow. If you are looking for a healthy and radiant skin it’s better to go for natural remedies that would bring a glow to your skin right from inside. Here are some simple home remedies for you to look younger and forever attractive. Nature seems to have numerous remedies in store for you.

Lemon Juice: Best for Reducing Age Spots

Lemons contain vitamin C that is supposed to be a very strong antioxidant. Its bleaching action is super-effective in fading and eliminating freckles and age spots. You could simply take some lemon juice and apply evenly on your face and leave it for about 15 minutes daily. Rinse off with cold water. Alternatively, you could use a herbal face pack containing 1 teaspoon of lemon juice along with half a teaspoon of fresh cream and 1 teaspoonful of egg white. Apply the mixture on your face and leave it for about 15 minutes or so. Then rinse off thoroughly with cold water. You could even add the goodness of Dabur honey to lemon juice and massage the mixture to your face. Leave it on for about 20 minutes and rinse off with luke warm water for best results. This is truly soothing and relaxing.honey lemon

Coconut Milk:  Effective in Moisturizing Dry Skin

Coconut is definitely a treasure house of important minerals and vitamins. It has the moisturizing properties that help your skin look well-nourished, soft, supple, radiant and certainly young. Squeeze out fresh coconut milk from freshly grated coconut and apply it evenly all over your face. Leave it on for around 20 minutes or so. Then rinse off thoroughly with warm water.coconut milk

Coconut Oil: Acts as an Excellent Cleanser & Makeup Remover

Using coconut oil is the fastest and the easiest way of taking off the waterproof liner, long wear shadows, liquid liner, lipstick and definitely the most stubborn of all makeup that you could dare to wear. Needless to mention that coconut oil is 100% natural, raw and vegan. A jar of coconut oil would be lasting for a pretty long time. Besides using it as an effective natural eye makeup remover, you could be using it to massage your body or as a wonderful hair mask.coconut oil

Papaya Mask: Best for Skin Firmness

Papaya is rich in Vitamin A and is really good for your eyes.  It possesses antioxidant properties and hence, is really great for your skin. Papaya contains an enzyme called papain that is effective in digesting your skin’s dead cells. This helps to make your skin definitely more firm and elastic. Make a papaya paste using a few pieces of fully ripe papaya and mashing them smoothly into a paste. Apply the paste evenly on your face and leave it on for about 15 minutes or so. Wash off with lukewarm water.papaya mask

You should take care of your skin, as well as, your diet if wish to stay younger, forever fit and beautiful. You should provide your body the right nutrition. Have plenty of fruits, vegetables, almonds, nuts, walnuts, fish oil etc. that are rich in vitamins, antioxidants, omega-3 fatty acids, and minerals that would keep your skin healthy, glowing and forever young.

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3 Comments

  1. Chris

    I love how often the foods and plants that are healthy for us when consumed also end up being beneficial when applied topically. :) Great post!
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