Wrinkles are the most annoying skin related issue after Acne, no matter how much we spend on the anti-ageing products we still end up with the fine lines, crowfeet and lot of criss cross on our face. The fortunate ones with decent budget tend to spend lavishly on skin care products but that does not mean that the one with tight pockets cannot fight back wrinkles.
If you look around in your home, you will find certain products that might help you firm wrinkle lines.
Ten Food Items that help fight under Eye Wrinkles
All this while we believed Pineapple juice was only meant for consumption, but now with the various skin care evolution Pineapple juice can be used to help fight under eye wrinkles. Now you must be wondering how it is possible, to make it simpler pineapple contains an enzyme known as Bromelain, which has anti-inflammatory abilities to heal the skin and digest the broken collagen thus to give rise to younger skin layer down below the broken skin.
Thus, when the Pineapple juice is applied under the eye, it gives a tingling sensation; the loose skin is tightened with the help of Vitamin C that promotes skin elasticity and removes the dead skin.
Apply the juice under your eye and keep it on for about 20 minutes and rinse. Thereafter, carry on with your normal skin care routine.
The green fruit is rich in monosaturated fats, copper, fiber, Vitamin C, K, E and are about 70-55% rich in fats, which is more than any regular fruit. Therefore, when Avocado facemask or slices are applied on face, the fats from Avocado transfers onto the skin enriching the skin with good fats and increasing skin’s elasticity.
Thus, when the skin gets back its lost elasticity it looks young and radiant. The natural oil from avocado penetrates deep in the skin that hydrates the worn off dry skin and helps getting rid of flaky skin.
Rose Hip Oil
Rose hip oil contains omega fatty acids that are good for moisturizing the skin and penetrate deep into the skin reaching to Dermis. The main ingredient found in Rose Hip oil is Tretinoin, form of Vitamin A also known as Retinoid; it helps in fighting acne and wrinkles.
It is rich in antioxidants, Polyphenols and Carotenoids are found in form of antioxidants in Rose Hip Oil. Dryness and inadequate amount of moisture in our body is the main causes of eye wrinkles, therefore with the help of Rose hip oil proper the skin receives proper amount of moisture and hydration keeping it supple and soft.
Ginger & Honey Juice
Ginger and honey juice is said to be effective in aging process. While ginger is rich in anti oxidants, which can hold, back the elastic from getting down, honey too has antioxidants, which are known to make skin supple, firm and more elastic. The aging process is triggered by depletion of collagen and Elastin in the skin.
While collagen is the most abundant protein found in the body courtesy the fact that all the tissues, bones are built from this protein, Elastin is majorly responsible for keeping the skin elastic and hence making it stretchable. Antioxidants found in ginger, honey can help curb the breakdown of collagen and Elastin, More production of Elastin, and collagen would mean that the skin will retain its elasticity and evenness and hence wrinkles will not appear.
Cut up a piece of ginger, then add a little of honey on it, next up, apply it around the eyes, and massage for a while. Repeat the same routine. A mixture of honey and ginger juice may also be applied.
Coconut is Victoria Secret Model, Miranda Kerr’s favorite oil and she swears by the effect it has on her skin. What makes coconut oil so special? It contains chain of fatty acids also known as Triglycerides, thus the huge quantity of fatty acid makes it excellent for wrinkles eyes. Triglycerides are known to have benefits like anti bacterial, anti fungal and increasing body’s metabolism.
Before getting ready to sleep, once you are done with your night skin care routine, all you need to do is dab on some coconut oil under your eye and leave it on until the morning. You can continues this step every, the best way is to include the coconut oil in your regular night skin care routine.
Cucumbers are 95% water, which makes it a great option to moisturize your skin. It is also rich in Potassium and Vitamin E, which tightens the skin and thus taking the wrinkled skin back to its normal position. Cucumber also contains Auxins, Biotin and Niacin, which help in skin growing.
You will need 1 cucumber and 1 tablespoon of Honey, now peel the cucumber but do not throw away the peel cover, now apply some honey under eye and now take the peel cover and place it on top of honey. Now wait for 10 minutes after which you can remove the peel and rinse.
Or else, you can take a cucumber and put in freezer for some time, take it out and slice it. Now take the slices and place it under your eye, you will feel your muscles relaxed.
Rose water is best natural remedy for eye wrinkles; it is rich in Vitamin A, C, D, E, and B3, which help in revitalizing the tired skin making it look bright and not dull. Another reason why Rose Water is great for our skin is due to its anti-inflammatory, anti-septic and anti- bacterial ingredients.
Thus, it makes excellent for rejuvenating and hydrating the skin. You can simply include it in your daily skin care routine. For e.g. you can use it instead of water in any face pack or use it as toner, if you a sensitive skin you can use rose water instead of harsh toner that can irritate your skin.
We usually hear that Carrots are good for our eyesight and now carrots are said to be beneficial for treating under eye wrinkles, it contains beta-carotene, nutrient that is good for protection against sunrays, which is a big cause of under eye wrinkles. Apart from Beta Carotene, Carrots are rich in Vitamin C that helps in keep the skin intact and tightens up the muscles that tend to be loose as you start ageing.
You can either purchase carrot get that you can get form any drug stores or else, include some carrots in your regular diet.
Castor oil is rich in Triglyceride that is rich in almost 90% fatty acids that is super beneficial for skins elasticity. When castor oil is applied, don the skin, the lymphocyte number increases, meaning it speeds up the process of removing toxins surrounded around the body cells.
It works similar to Olive oil, thus once you remove your makeup, cleanse and tone instead of moisturizer you can use castor oil, just about two drops in your pal and apply it all over your face. Do not over apply and make your face greasy. Use it in small amount, so the skin does not look oily and use only how much is required. Use Castor oil mainly under eye before sleeping and leave it on until morning. You will see how the skin absorbs the oil and making the skin look radiant and soft.
Papaya contains Vitamin C that is found mostly in orange, lemon and so on, however there is other ingredient like Papain, which is helpful in tightening the loose skin caused due to ageing and it also helps in removing dead skin cells that cause dullness on skin.
The simplest way to sue papaya for skin is by rubbing a raw papaya piece on the skin and let it dry for 10 minutes after which you can rinse your face. Or else, you can take a raw papaya and mash it until paste is formed, now add some olive oil to form smooth paste. Now apply the mixture on your face and let it stay for 10 minutes and rinse.
Given ten food items can help you fight wrinkle in everyday life, pick any food item that suits your skin type. However, these food items have shown results in improving the wrinkle appearance on skin in case you are allergic to any item avoid them. Do not expect the home remedies to do wonders overnight, be patient and wait for these food items to show positive effect on your skin in the long run.