The aging process of skin is natural. The skin looses it’s youthfulness with time resulting in wrinkles and marks on it. Nowadays different medical treatments are available for eliminating skin aging . These treatments includes laser and cosmetic surgery because no one likes to look old but the aging process is natural. People spent thousands of dollars on medical treatments to look young. Simple ingredients found in your kitchen can help you to reduce this aging effect.
Pomegranate being one of the natural ingredient have tendency to reduce the ‘premature aging effects’ because the fruit is enriched in anti-oxidants. These anti-oxidants fights free radicals that are responsible for production of free radicals. In addition to having anti-oxidants in abundance the fruit also contains quite an amount of vitamin C, A and E, fiber, minerals and folic acid. The fruit also helps to stimulate skin cells and prevents wrinkles and sagging skin.
The other ingredient is green tea. The tea have anti-inflammatory properties that reduces the irritation caused by sun exposure. The compounds present in green tea helps to reduce sebum that is natural oil production from the surface of skin and also aids in shrinking of pores.
Lemon juice have anti-bacterial properties that helps to treat acne. Vitamin C and citric acid are the components in lemon juice that contributes in skin brightening and lightening. Like green tea lemons are capable of reducing oil production on the skin. Because of the anti-fungal and anti-bacterial properties it is consider as a natural alternative to treat acne.
You will need these simple ingredients from your kitchen,
- 1 tablespoon Lemon juice
- 1/2 Pomegranate pulp (seeds included)
- 1 tablespoon Glycerine
- 1 tablespoon Green Tea
Mix all the ingredients in the grinder. Blend till a watery paste is formed. Apply the watery lotion on your face and neck using a cotton ball. Leave it for 15 to 20 minutes then rinse it with warm water.