It is one of the most effective natural substance for removing dead skin cells. Milk contains lactic acid which helps generate new skin cells. For fresh young complexion all you need to do is splash on a little milk each night after washing your face.
Lemon juice does wonders for fading freckles, age spots. It contains vitamin C, which have a great bleaching power. To erase age spots you need to apply a few drops of lemon juice everyday for up to six weeks. The key is to leave the juice on the spots for 15 minutes before rinsing off.
Aloe vera plant contains malic acid that helps reduce wrinkles by improving the elasticity of your skin.
Method: Simply cut an aloe vera leaf from the plant and extract its gel. Apply the fresh gel onto your skin and leave it on for 15 to 20 minutes. Wash it off with lukewarm water.
Take a raw coconut and squeeze milk out of it. Apply this coconut milk on your face and it will give your facial skin a glowing effect.
Honey can serve you as effective agent against fine lines around the eyes. Apply best quality bee’s honey around the skin of your eyes and it helps relax that tired looking eyes.
Pineapples have enzymes that promote skin elasticity, moisturize the skin and help eliminate dead and dull skin cells.
Method: Rub pineapple on the skin. Allow it to dry for 20 minutes and then rinse with warm or cold water. Apply the juice from a green pineapple onto the skin daily for five minutes. This is also a very good remedy for treating dark circles around the eyes.
Carrots have a high content of vitamin A, which promotes the production of collagen and helps keep the skin smooth and young looking.
Method: Grate one large carrot into a paste. Apply it directly on the face. Leave it on for about half an hour and then rinse it off with lukewarm water.
Almonds are an excellent source of fiber, vitamin E, iron, zinc, calcium, folic acid, which combined can delay the aging process and treat wrinkles.
Method: Soak some almonds in raw milk overnight. In the morning, remove the skin and grind the almonds into a thick paste. Apply the paste onto your wrinkles, and even under your eyes to get rid of dark circles. Leave it on for some time and then wash it off with lukewarm water. For best results, do this daily. You can also massage almond oil into your facial skin to delay the effects of aging.
Cucumber and Yogurt Mask
Plain yogurt contains lactic acid that can help firm your skin.
Method: Grate 1/8 cup of cucumber and mix into 1/2 cup of plain yogurt. Liberally apply yogurt to entire face and leave on for 10 minutes. Rinse with warm water and then splash cool water on face. Use 3-5 nights per week.