Why waste your money buying anti-wrinkle cosmetics, while you can prepare your own wrinkle cream based on natural ingredients? An effective, healthy and economical solution!
Escaping wrinkles is a utopia, on the other hand slowing down their appearance as long as possible is feasible!
Wrinkles usually appear in their thirties, and are more visible around the eyes. These small marks of age are the result of aging and sagging skin, which loses its elasticity with age.
However, other factors can promote the appearance of wrinkles such as smoking, excessive exposure to the sun, poor nutrition, stress and poor nutrition among others.
It may be difficult to remove marked wrinkles or to stop their appearance, but to reduce their appearance and slow down the process of skin aging is possible. The first reflex of women at the sight of fine lines is to fill up with anti-wrinkle products. Only, however effective they may be, this care is not healthy. They contain large quantities of chemicals, which can cause allergic reactions and attack the skin. As much as sting the tricks of our grandmothers, and prepare our own homemade wrinkle creams.
Recipe for natural wrinkle creams:
- 1 tablespoon almond oil or olive oil
- 1 egg white
- 1 tablespoon honey
In a bowl, mix all the ingredients until the mixture is creamy. Let it rest for 5 minutes, then apply it on your previously washed face. Massage the cream with circular movements, then leave to act for 30 minutes before rinsing with water.
Use this cream once a week.
Benefits of Ingredients:
The egg white:
A fetish for athletes, thanks to its high protein content, egg white also contains many nutrients. Indeed, the egg white contains a panoply of vitamins and minerals, which are necessary for the good functioning of the body and help to preserve the health and the youth of the skin.
Zinc, selenium and group B vitamins, contained in egg white, are very good for the skin, and especially for fighting wrinkles. These nutrients help to promote skin renewal, protect the membranes of the skin cells and maintain the elasticity of the skin.
Due to its composition the egg white is therefore excellent to prevent wrinkles and reduce their appearance. It also helps to tone the skin and firm it, to tighten the pores and to limit the excess of sebum. Egg white has a lifting effect guaranteed!
This natural sweetener, rich in vitamins and minerals, is a very good alternative to natural sugar and has many health benefits. Indeed, honey helps fight bacteria, strengthen the immune system, relieve sore throat and alleviate certain allergies.
But not only ! Honey is also very good for the hair and especially for the skin. Thanks to its antibacterial and antifungal properties, it cures cuts and wounds and prevents their infection. Honey also helps moisturize the skin, because it is able to retain water, and helps prevent wrinkles due to its antioxidant content. They fight against the effects of free radicals, which accelerate the process of aging skin.
Olive oil :
Olive oil is a key ingredient of the Mediterranean diet, thanks to its exceptional flavor and its many health benefits. Beyond its culinary uses, this oil enters the preparation of several natural remedies, especially to relieve joint or muscle pain.
Olive oil is also known for its ability to regulate cholesterol, reduce blood pressure, fight diabetes and prevent cancer.
The cosmetic virtues of olive oil are also not to be neglected. Thanks to its content of fatty acids and nutrients, it hydrates and nourishes the skin. It also helps to soften it, protect it and prevent and fight wrinkles. Olive oil contains high levels of vitamin E, an antioxidant vitamin, which protects the cells of the body and epidermis from the effects of free radicals. It helps to counter the process of early skin aging caused by free radicals.
The sweet almond oil is also very nourishing and promotes the regeneration of the cells of the skin, thus giving more flexibility to the epidermis