It is safe to say that almost every person you meet will answer you that they want to look younger. You’ve seen a lot of them, the ones who look older than their age. But why is it that there are a handful of people, despite of old age, still looks as if they are still living in their youthful selves? Are they using any surgery or treatment that make them look like they have lived their youthful selves eternally? The surprising thing is that most of these young-looking people did nothing special other than rely on nature to help them look young. You wouldn’t believe it, but it has been proven by these people since they have stayed committed to doing it. How did they make use of nature? Read more of how to prepare them with the following.
Coconut Milk for the Skin
Many people know that coconut milk is one of the best sources for beautifying not only your hair but also your skin. Coconut milk alone is abundant in minerals and vitamins. It comes with the ability in restoring your skin and moisturize it, keeping it supple, smooth and young-looking.
Don’t just use any coconut milk that you see in your local grocer. They are not as effective when you use freshly squeeze coconut milk from the grated raw coconut. Once you get the milk from the grated coconut, apply the milk onto your skin and face and let it stay there for around twenty minutes. Wash it off with lukewarm water.
There are also other benefits of coconut milk. You can also use it for your hair. This is especially good for those fighting against dry and frizzy hair. It will also aid in blood circulation, too. Some people prepare coconut milk by warming it up and applying it onto scalp and hair daily in order to control dry and frizzy hair.
Lemon Juice for Aging Spots
The vitamin C content of lemons contains very strong antioxidant. Its bleaching properties are proven to work wonders on freckles and age spots. All you need to do is slice half a lemon, squeeze its juice out and apply it onto affected area. Leave the juice on your skin for around 15 minutes each day and then rinse if off with water.
If you want better results, mix 1/2 teaspoon milk cream, a teaspoon lemon juice and a teaspoon egg white. Combine it well and apply it onto affected area. Leave the mixture on for 15 minutes then wash it cold water afterwards.
You can also make use of honey and lemon juice. It has been proven to treat aging skin. You only need a teaspoon of each honey and lemon juice, mix it well and massage it onto skin. Leave the mixture on for around 20 minutes then wash it off with lukewarm water.
Rosewater for Skin Tightening
A lot of women have been using rose water as a way to tighten up their skin, although this has been received with a stereotype that only the wealthy can use. Anyone can make their own rosewater or they can purchase one from beauty stores. But it is much better to make your own so that it will be more affordable.
Rosewater is a proven cleanser that aids in removing dirt that clogs up the skin’s pores. It also comes with an astringent agent that tightens up the skin. This will provide firmness and also reduce the skin’s puffiness right under the eyes.
Mix two tablespoon rosewater, 4 drops glycerine and 1/2 teaspoon lemon juice. Apply the mixture onto the face using a cotton ball each night before going to bed. This means you will have to leave the mixture on your face for the whole night.