No one likes to have wrinkles or dark spots on their face. Unfortunately, that is something which comes with aging and cannot be completely avoided. Pollution, stress and lifestyle changes affect our health which in turn reflects on our skin. As a result, we are susceptible to the signs of aging at a very young age when compared to the previous generation. There are some natural ways to delay the signs of aging and make our skin glow with health. This cucumber face mask will protect and revitalize the skin, making it look younger and brighter.
Here Is The Anti-aging Cucumber Face Mask Recipe:
Things You Need:
You will need a cucumber, Aloe Vera gel, a lemon and rose water. You will also need a mixing bowl, a spoon for stirring and a food processor. If possible, choose organic ingredients for making the face mask as it will increase the efficacy of the face mask.
Peel and cut the cucumber into small pieces. Now, blend the cucumber pieces using the food processor and take it in the mixing bowl. Also, squeeze out the juice from the lemon and have it ready.
Mix All The Ingredients:
Mix the lemon juice with the cucumber paste in the mixing bowl and stir well. Add 4 tablespoons of Aloe Vera gel and 1 teaspoon of rose water to the mixture and stir well.
Apply On The Face:
First, wash your face thoroughly and pat dry. Apply this mixture on your face and leave it on for 20 minutes. Now, wash your face with water and pat dry. Use this face mask about once or twice a week in order to delay aging.
Benefits Of The Ingredients:
Cucumber is high in water content and naturally hydrates and moisturizes the skin. It is also rich in Vitamin C and caffeic acid, which soothes the skin and reduces irritation. The ascorbic acid in lemon juice gets rid of dead skin cells and brightens the skin. Lemon juice also reduces skin blemishes and prevents dark spots. Rose water is a natural toner which rejuvenates skin. Cucumber and rose water are both rich in antioxidants and are very beneficial for the skin. Aloe Vera is a natural moisturizer and is very effective in treating skin problems.