Collagen also known as the ‘elastic protein’ is essential for a youthful and wrinkle-free look. Although, liquid collagen that is easily available these days can be applied over the skin topically but it may not be effectively absorbed by the skin as its molecules are quite large.
There are plenty of natural products that can easily penetrate into the skin, heal it and stimulate the production of skin’s natural collagen, giving it a youthful and younger look. Here are some simple collagen facials with collagen boasting ingredients that are natural and easy to create using green, fresh and inexpensive ingredients that are available all year-round
Simple Steps To Make Your Own Collagen Facial
Avocado And Kiwi Fruit Facial
Certain avocado sugars such as D-manno-heptulose have been found to boost epidermis collagen. Similarly, kiwi fruit which is one of the highest sources of vitamin C and vitamin E is also known to stimulate production of collagen in the skin.
For avocado and kiwi fruit facial you need an avocado, a kiwi fruit, a small mixing bowl and a mixing spoon. You need to prepare the facial by slicing off a piece of avocado, approximately a tablespoonful and removing its skin. After you have removed its skin, drop the creamy, green piece of avocado into the bowl. Now cut the kiwi fruit into two equal halves and remove the pulp from one half of the fruit. Remember to discard the hairy outer skin of the kiwi fruit. Mash both the pulps together and apply the mask on your face. Keep it on your face for half an hour so that your skin can absorb as much as it can during that time.
Manuka Honey Collagen Mask
Active manuka honey is an excellent collagen booster. Other than being a wonderful hydrator, it gets absorbed deeply, clears infections and heals wounds like nothing else can. All you need to do is put manuka honey in a jar inside your bath room. Whenever you take a shower, just apply some manuka honey on your skin and rub it with wet fingers. Let the honey stay on your skin for 15 minutes and then wash it off using lukewarm water.
Avocado Honey Fruit Facial
Take half a ripened avocado, remove its skin and drop its pulp into a small bowl. Mash avocado pulp and add some honey (preferably manuka honey) and yogurt into it. Mix properly to make a paste and apply it on your face. Let the mask stay on your face for a minimum of 30 minutes and then remove it using lukewarm water.
Kiwi and Strawberries Face Mask
Some fruits such as raspberries, kiwi, strawberries, pomegranate, and tomatoes are high in antioxidants and contain other active ingredients that help to maintain the freshness of the skin, making it look younger and beautiful.
Carrot And Avocado Facial
Peel a carrot and then steam it. Blend the steamed carrot and pour the blended carrot in a wooden bowl. Mix the blended carrot with avocado pulp and mix properly. You can also add blended egg yolk with these ingredients. Apply this nourishing mask on your face see the difference. While avocado and carrot will nourish your skin, egg will give a tightening effect on your face.
brown sugar and milk face mask
Brown sugar is a natural exfoliant that scrubs dead skin, and milk is a cleanser. Mix 1 cup of brown sugar with 1 tablespoon of milk. Then rub on the face for 60 seconds, and keep it on for 15 minutes. Rinse.