Imagine yourself constantly going like a hamster on a wheel. Tiring isn’t it? And then you pause! Stop to breathe and relax. Sleep, rest, a lazy holiday, or just a cup of coffee re-energizes you to face the world once again! Extend the same logic to your skin. Your skin is its own doctor, yes but even hardworking doctors need to rest.
Read on to find out the importance of rejuvenation for the most efficient organ of your body.
Rejuvenation of our skin- What is the need?
We already know the harmful effects of pollution on our skin. But how many of us know that stress is equally damaging? What makes it worse is, together, pollution and stress damage the skin beyond our comprehension. Our skin is designed to function properly when it is hydrated. Otherwise, it becomes dry, itchy; we also develop fine lines, sunspots, dark circles and etc., which makes our skin look dull. These are signs that your skin needs to rejuvenate itself. How our skin looks tells us a lot about our health.
A tired skin is both the cause and a consequence of your mental health. Having a healthy a hydrated skin not only looks good, but it’s a sign that of your emotional and mental wellbeing. The skincare and wellness space is brimming with innovations to provide various options for skin rejuvenation.
At-Home Rejuvenation - An Easy way to Feel Good
From simple peel-off masks easily available in the stores to specialized treatments like dermabrasion and laser resurfacing, there is such versatility of products to choose from.
Since natural rejuvenation is the best way forward, here’s how you can give your skin what it needs just by going into your kitchen and pantry.
1. De-age Your Skin with Avocado-Honey Moisturizer
Surprisingly, you can make this moisturizer at home. All you need for it is 3 tablespoons of fresh cream, a quarter of an avocado, and 1 tablespoon honey. Put them in a blender and turn it on. And you will have with you an anti-aging moisturizer. It will retain the moisture on your skin, and also act as a temporary filler of your for wrinkles. It will make your skin look fresh, youthful, dewy, and smooth. Once you see how effective it is, you will be making it frequently at home.
2. Blemish Mash with Banana Mash
All you need to do to get rid of blemishes on your skin are bananas. The fruit is rich in Vitamin B6 and Vitamin C, both of which are responsible for making your skin supple and elastic. To make this, mash a medium-sized banana, and add to it 1 teaspoon of honey, and few drops of olive oil. You will have a natural and home-made face mask. Apply it on your face and wash it off after 20 minutes. In the end, you will have a radiant looking and visibly smooth skin.
3. Basil Toner for Acne
Basil toner is especially recommended for those are prone to acne. The toner, acting as an antiseptic, rids your skin of acne-causing bacteria and improves the blood circulation. All you need for this is few dried basil leaves and warm water. Crush the basil leaves and mix them with warm water. Strain out the mixture after it is cool and apply the mixture on your face with a cotton pad. Do it once every night before sleeping and you will be surprised to know to find how quickly it does magic on your skin.
4. The Anti-Oxidant Tomatoes
Oxidization is a natural process of the skin, and it’s a sign that you are aging. It shows in the form of wrinkles and fine lines. Although you can stop the process, you can slow down the process and stay younger a little longer by applying an anti-oxidant. Tomatoes are known as strong anti-oxidants as they contain Lycopene, responsible for rejuvenation and tightening of the skin. For this, make a paste of 3 tablespoons of tomato juice, 1 tablespoon of lemon juice, and 2 tablespoons of milk cream. Apply it on your face and wash it after 15 minutes.
Rejuvenating your skin is the best way to express your love for it. With these super easy and natural remedies, you can rejuvenate your skin at home. No longer do you have to worry about your skin pollution and stress damaging the hard-working doctor of your body.
We want you absolutely safe and therefore before undertaking any of the home rejuvenation methods, it is important for you to know if you are allergic to any ingredient/ s. Please do not go ahead with a method if it contains an ingredient that you are allergic to. Alternately, in case you don't know about an allergic reaction to a particular ingredient, we recommend that you you do a patch test before applying the method full-fledged.