Discovering the beginnings of crow's feet can be a discouraging experience. Eye wrinkles are typically the first fine lines to emerge on your face. When these lines start appearing, usually it is too extreme to consider drastic removal procedures such as a facelifts.
If you also do not want to use chemical laden creams and harsh prescription treatments to combat this aging process, then you might be interested in trying a natural cure for wrinkles. It may seem difficult to believe at first, but nature has provided ample of great products that can help resist the aging process in your skin. In fact, you can make your own anti-wrinkle products at home.
Why you should make your own anti-wrinkle products
When you choose to use a home made anti-wrinkle products, you are making a wise decision. When you use a home made product, you can be 100% positive that you know precisely what you are putting on your skin. You cannot say the same thing when you use over the counter anti-wrinkle products. In many occasions, over the counter products contain harsh chemicals. Some of these chemicals are carcinogens, chemicals that can cause cancer. Why would you want to apply these things on your face? When you use a home made product, at least you can control each substance that you apply on your skin.
Using a home made anti-wrinkle product is also a great way to save money. You can treat your wrinkles only with products that you already have around the house. Why do you need to spend hundreds of dollars a year on fancy products laden with chemicals if you can get great results from simple home products?
Start making your own products
There are many every day ingredients that you can use to make your own anti-wrinkle products. These ingredients are relatively inexpensive and should be easy to find in your home or your local store.
Castor oil is a good ingredient to make anti-wrinkle product. Castor oil, which is derived from the seed of the castor plants, has many relaxing properties. Simply apply pure castor oil with the tips of your finger or a cotton ball at least two times a day. Not only does this therapy help to delete fine lines that have already happened, but it also helps to prevent new wrinkles from happening.
Castor oil is also considered as one of the best defenses against dry skin. It has antioxidant properties and it can cleanse, heal, and detoxify your skin while adding essential moisture. When you use it on a regular basis you will begin to notice an improvement in the moisture content of your skin. Castor oil increases the blood circulation to any skin on which it is applied. Better circulation can help your skin to look much younger. You will notice your skin's pigment takes on a healthy glow and fine lines around your eyes and mouth begin to lessen. Even deep lines respond positively to a healthy blood circulation and start to fade away.
Another great home made anti-wrinkle product is a tea bag, which is useful to treat dark circles and bags around the eyes. Let a tea bag steep in hot water and then allow it to cool before you apply it on the skin around the eyes. When you remove the bags and circles under your eyes, you will get a more youthful appearance.
An anti-wrinkle product also can be made from things as simple as olive oil and an egg. You need to mix a teaspoon of olive oil with an egg and then rub it on the face. Give some time and allow it to dry. Take some bicarbonate soda and hot water and mix them together. Lastly use a cotton-wool piece of material, dip it into the mixture, and then use this to remove the olive oil and egg.
In addition to the ingredients above, other simple ways to keep your skin healthy is to drink plenty of water and have a healthy life style. What you eat, affects how your skin looks. Therefore, you need to make sure that you eat a healthy well balanced diet. Moreover, smoking must always be avoided. It can boost the aging process and deteriorate your overall health. Lastly, always wear sunscreen to minimize the damage caused by sun exposure.