age, several key elements for your firm and elastic skin decrease. As a result,
you’re likely to develop some classic signs of aging skin such as wrinkles and
sagging spots. Skin tightening is a challenging thing, especially after 40. Non-invasive
procedures are available, but they cost a fortune. Here are steps of how to do
effective home facials to help tighten your skin naturally.
off, cleansing is necessary to make sure the skin is free of unnecessary things
(e.g. oil, dirt, or makeup) before applying your primary skin-care regimen. Without
this procedure, active skin-tightening ingredients are less likely to penetrate
properly into the deeper layers of your skin.
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the benefits most, wash your face properly! Do this for at least a few minutes,
depending on the level of heavy makeup you have.
most of us often go to bed and take a rest as soon as possible after a long
day. We’re likely to jet through the face cleansing process.
lukewarm water to start rinsing your face. Get a dime-size of your favorite
cleanser most appropriate for your skin. For example if you have dry skin, an
oil cleanser is probably your best bet.
cleanser gently on the face with your fingers in circular motion. Start it at
your chin, and then work upward.
gentle, medium pressure is OK (recommended) to drive toned appearance for your
facial muscles – but don’t tug or pull the skin. Then rinse again with lukewarm
water, and gently pat the skin dry!
with slower skin turnover with age, your dead skin cells are likely to pile up.
In time, these unnecessary things stay attached on your skin for longer period
of time. As a result your skin is probably a little scaly, getting in the way
of your glowing appearance.
let’s say you have a squeaky clean face after cleansing, so it’s time for exfoliating
(a powerful way to help ease aging spots including saggy, loose skin). Exfoliating
also carries a smoother, healthier appearance especially if you do it properly.
benefits; it boosts the penetration of the skin tightening ingredients and improves
blood flow. Also, it removes dead skin cells (nothing can penetrate and work
well when your dead skin is in the way).
worry there are a tone of exfoliating products to choose from, the best one is
usually dependent on your skin type and personal preference. And if you’re
looking for more affordable option, a homemade facial scrub is also worth a try.
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news, it’s easy to make a DIY customizable face scrub on your own. The key is
you understand the most potential ingredients that meet to your skin.’
general, the recipe consists of 3 important elements;
main ingredients, exfoliant (2 tablespoons).
skin-enhancing ingredient (1 tablespoon).
liquid or oil to dilute all ingredients.
are a number of exfoliating ingredients to choose from. But it’d be better to
start this with science:
soda (best for oily skin type). It feels like at-home- microdermabrasion,
absorbing excess oil from the skin more optimally. Plus it’s a kind of natural
antiseptic, containing anti-bacterial properties 
rice to help ease wrinkles and skin discoloration. Many Asian women love it!
almonds to promote more hydrated and nourished skin, recommended for mature
skin since it works gently. Also, they have antioxidants !
which is commonly used for sensitive skin. It gently soothes irritation and unclogs the skin
skin-enhancing ingredients would make the main exfoliating ingredients work
more effectively and ease counterproductive effects of exfoliation (e.g. skin
irritation and inflammation).
are many choices to explore, some are as follows:
(Petroselinum crispum) — well known
as a garnish vegetable, spice, and herb. It hosts some anti-inflammatory
properties . So I think it is good idea to
pick a bit of this green vegetable for exfoliating. Bonus, it may also help
fade mild age spots.
Nowadays green beauty is increasing popular, and here turmeric is a much larger
piece of the pie due to its potential benefits for skin regeneration healing . This most studied herb might also
help boost collagen production in the skin .
contains amazing essential nutrients, which some are good for your skin care
regimen. For example, it has antioxidants (necessary for fighting against
wrinkles and dry skin). Also, it provides anti-bacterial properties .
a good alternative to help make hydrated skin more likely since it carries moisturizing
effects. Plus, it’s loaded with other skin-health goodies like antioxidants,
vitamin E, lecithin, and potassium – all are easily absorbed through the
epidermis (outermost layer of your skin) to help improve skin cell turnover .
ingredients in small bowl, and then add liquid to mix all ingredients. For
example, choose one of the following liquids (this depends on your personal
containing some goodies for glowing skin such protein, fat, and lactic acid (a
part of the alpha hydroxy acid family). Protein and fat of yogurt may help ease
your fine lines and wrinkles.
oil, high in fat to moisturize the skin .
It also has antiseptic properties and may help maintain the normal pH balance
of the skin. Furthermore, it contains lauric acid to help fade fine lines and
soften the skin.
Vera, providing a moisturizing effect. It’s also loaded with anti-inflammatory
properties. One study showed it might work in boosting the amount of collagen .
whites. Protein is important pillar for your skin health, that’s why eggs
whites are also a good choice. The protein content of the whites may help
improve your skin firmness and tighten the pores.
Still, moderation is necessary since exfoliating would become counterproductive if you do it every day!
exfoliating may cause skin irritation, breakouts, thin the skin, and other
negative reactions. So avoid over-exfoliating, especially for sensitive skin!
if you have sensitive skin, once a week is usually enough – and choose the
right, gentle ingredients (for example; oatmeal, honey, and aloe).
combination or normal skin, 2-3 times a week with the following mix-up face
scrub should be OK;
almonds, avocado, and coconut oil (dry skin).
soda, turmeric, and egg whites (oily skin).
rice, parsley, and yogurt (mature skin).
scrub with your ring and pinky finger, then move it around the face (do this
gently, the lighter pressure is better). Avoid eye area! After a few rotations
over the face, then rinse with lukewarm water!
any deep exfoliating with clay if you have sensitive skin. Because this could
extremely strip the natural oils of your skin, making wrinkles more likely!
glance, steam has nothing to do with your skin tightness. But it has several
functions to make your skin tightness and firmness more likely, these include:
removes obstacles (e.g. trapped sebum and dirt deeper in the skin) that inhibit
skin care ingredients to penetrate deeper into the skin.
help open up your skin pores so the skin is relatively easier to absorb your
skin care products.
improve blood circulation. This may carry a bit different to boost your
collagen and elastin.
a few adjustments, steam would also help tighten and tone your face. For
example, add geranium oil (as the name suggests, derived from geranium flower)
for extra skin-tightening effect.
understand, there is also a potential risk for a stem burn, so do this
carefully! Take a towel, drape it over the head and then slowly lean your face
into the steam (maximum 10 inches away, increase the distance if necessary to
be more comfortable, don’t go to close to the steam).
limit each session of your stem for about 10 minutes (maximal), this is
important to prevent the risk of skin irritation. And use warm water, not hot!
often? This may vary between individuals, depending on your personal
preference. But in general, consistency is probably the key. Moderate advice,
do this once a week regularly!
your skin is ready to effectively absorb the nourishing ingredients, it’s time
to apply skin tightening mask. Home facial mask, with the right ingredients,
may help rejuvenate the loose skin and improve skin elasticity.
we can find a gazillion face masks. But it’s hard to find one that really works
when it comes to tightening the skin.
facial masks to look for when it comes to tightening skin are those that carry:
contraction of the muscular wall of the vessels in order to improve blood flow
things first, make sure your skin is OK to use clay mask since it has a strong
exfoliating effect. This is particularly true for sensitive skin, do a patch
test first to keep safe!
mask might help improve the amount of collagen fiber. Unfortunately, there is
still no strong scientific evidence on this.
its effectiveness on skin collagen fibers is still debatable, it’s undeniable
that clay mask is one of popular home skin tightening masks. So it’s not bad
idea to try it:
green clay (1 part) and liquid (2 parts). The liquid can be jojoba oil (dry
skin), water (oily skin), or milk (for combination skin).
all ingredients, add more liquid (if necessary)!
apply the mask! You can use a makeup brush.
it for several minutes (10-20 minutes), then rinse off!
you can also add an essential oil (choose one that meets to your skin type),
such as; lavender, geranium, sandalwood, rose, or clary sage.
written earlier, eggs (especially egg whites) are good source for protein.
Also, they are loaded with other beneficial properties to help boost your skin
health such as antioxidant, albumin, and vitamin A.
other ingredients (honey and fresh lemon), egg-white face mask might help
shrink skin pores and ease your loose skin.
1 egg, and crack it. Separate the egg whites from the egg yolks. Then beat the
egg whites until they’re stiff.
tablespoon fresh lemon juice.
all ingredients in a bowl!
the mixture, leave for about 20 minutes and rinse!
facials with natural ingredients are worth a try, though the efficacy for skin
tightening can vary.
gain the benefits most, it’s also recommended to use professionally-formulated
skin tightening products since they have tried-&-true properties in the
right concentration tested to work effectively. Again what they contain will
play a key role.
science, here are a few ingredients to help boost skin elasticity and firmness
skin consists of several fundamental building blocks, and here proteins play a
key role. Without protein, the skin is likely to feel loose and look saggy.
are many fragments of proteins, peptides are one of them.
contain certain formations of amino acids to help carry anti-aging effect on
the structure of your skin .
They may help boost your skin collagen production, a wonderful asset to help ease
fine lines, wrinkles, and firm the skin.
want to say that peptides are all what you need since there is no single
solution. Multi-ingredient solution is usually necessary to optimally tighten
the skin, and peptides would be one of wonderful assets to help deal with.
industry of skin care products, it’s easy to find trendy ingredients that come
and go. But the story is a bit different for hyaluronic acid. Because it’s not
only about a trend but also one of the best ingredients you need to try at
To have glowing
appearance, you need skin’s youth-supporting matrix, and here we’re looking for
hyaluronic acid (a glycosaminoglycan).
acid is an important naturally-occurring substance to help the skin retain
moisture. It’s a vital part of your skin’s youth-supporting matrix since it’s
the chief glycosaminoglycan in your skin! It also plays a role to help keep
your skin constantly safeguard and renewed !
the ability of your skin to have natural hyaluronic acid decreases with age,
making your skin to dry and lose elasticity. Lack of hyaluronic acid also would
drive wrinkles more likely. That’s why it’s a must to include hyaluronic acid
in your skincare regimen.