As soon as we hit our late 20s, fine lines and wrinkles start appearing on our faces. Because of inadequate skin care, poor eating habits, too much exposure to the sun, air pollution, etc., the skin starts losing its elasticity, and the outer skin starts becoming shaggy.

You can use various homemade anti-ageing face masks to prevent these wrinkles & fine lines. Keep reading to know more.

1) Banana Facemask

You will need:

  • Few slices of mashed banana
  • One tablespoon yoghurt
  • Few drops of rose water

Steps to prepare this face mask:

  1. Blend all the ingredients in a bowl to make a thick mask.
  2. Apply it well on the wrinkle affected facial area and skin. Let it dry properly.
  3. Wash it with regular water after 15-20 minutes.
  4. Choose to apply this mask every second day for better results.

The banana is rich in Vitamin A & E that does the wonderful job of healing the skin and tightens it. Yoghurt along with rose water acts as a natural moisturizer. Overall this mask eliminates fine lines and makes the skin tone even.

2) Bentonite Clay + Turmeric + Curd Face mask

You will need:

  • Bentonite Clay – two tablespoons
  • Turmeric powder – ¼ tablespoons
  • Curd – one tablespoon

Steps to prepare this face mask:

  1. Mix all the ingredients in a bowl and form a thick face mask.
  2. Apply this mask on those skin areas evenly where you have developed wrinkles or fine lines.
  3. As soon as the mask dries, wash it with cold water.
  4. Apply this paste at least three times a week.
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This face mask acts promptly to repair the damaged tissues, tightens them and provides the instant glow. Turmeric and curd exfoliates the skin and removes all kinds of dirt and dead skin cells, clears oil from the skin and opens those closed pores so that the wrinkled skin can start healing faster.

3)  Cucumber Facemask

You will need:

  • Cucumber – few slices
  • Lemon Juice – one tablespoon
  • Rose water – few drops

Steps to prepare this mask:

  1. Using a grinder, grind the cucumber slices well and store the extracts in a bowl. Then add lemon juice and rose water in the instructed amount to the bowl. Stir well till a fine facial mask is ready.
  2. Apply it well on the skin areas where you have developed wrinkles and fine lines. Then leave it to dry.
  3. Wash it after half an hour.
  4. Apply this face mask two times a week.

Cucumber extracts contain sodium that plays a prominent role in healing the wrinkled skin. Lemon juice and rose water provides much-needed nourishment to the skin and refreshes it. Overall this mask works well to make the skin appear brighter.

Apart from using these face masks to eradicate those fine lines & wrinkles, you also need to follow some basic yet healthy advice so that you can prevent the wrinkles naturally. They are:

  • If you have the habit of smoking, leave it immediately.
  • Include those food items in your diet that are rich in antioxidants such as fruits & vegetables, dry fruits, etc.
  • To keep your skin hydrated, drink lots of water, coconut water, fruits & vegetable juice, etc.
  • When you choose a moisturizer for your skin, make sure that it is non-toxic.
  • Always remove the makeup before going to sleep.

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