Aging is a natural process among humans and it’s appropriated with wrinkles. They appear when the collagen and the elastin in the connective tissue become thinner and start to break down. The most visible parts where the wrinkles appear are the face, neck, back of hands and the top of the forearm. External factors might speed up aging, and lead to premature or excess wrinkles.
These factors contribute for more wrinkles and lines:
- Excess exposure to sunlight;
- Harsh environments;
- Use of certain drugs;
- Genetic predisposition;
- Excessive stress;
- Sudden weight loss;
- Loss of vitamin E.
How to Remove the Signs Of Aging With This Homemade Anti-Aging Cream
Homemade Anti-Aging Cream – Recipe
This great recipe will not only help you reduce the wrinkles, but it will also prevent the formation of new ones. It’s composed of 4 ingredients that can be found easily. The most important of them is the vitamin C because it stimulates collagen production, which is a protein that provides the skin with elasticity. If you provide your skin with sufficient amounts of vitamin C, the collagen production will increase, and in that way the formation of wrinkles will be prevented.
- One tsp of L-Ascorbic Acid powder (vitamin C powder);
- Two tbsp. of extra virgin coconut oil;
- ¼ cup of Aloe Vera gel;
- Two tbsp. of vitamin E oil;
- Dark container,
Mix all the ingredients into a bowl and then put the mixture into a dark container because vitamin C oxidizes and breaks down quickly, especially if exposed to sunlight. Store the cream in a fridge to provide a long shelf life.
Apply it on your face twice weekly.