As an old maxim goes, “Aging is not lost youth but a new stage of opportunity and strength”. Thus, is true since aging is inevitable and we cannot stop the changes of time. When people reach the Late Adulthood years, more often than not, it is said that they have reached the period of maturity.
During middle adulthood to late adulthood period, the Aging process takes place in the body which is often judged as being negative, but aging is just a natural process. Physical capabilities of a person slowly begin to decline as the body does not function as effectively as it did in their early adulthood years. Skin loses its elasticity and wrinkles appear more obvious than before.
They say, it is best to age gracefully, but let’s face it, we don’t want our wrinkles and fine lines to be our ultimate traitors in revealing what our actual age is. And so, let me share to you this homemade anti-aging creams that is very effective, you’ll see the difference in just 7 days!
The recipe is written below:
Anti-Aging Face Cream
Makes about ½ cup (lasts about 3 months)
- ¼ cup almond oil
-Almond oil makes the skin softer, and less harsh and abrasive. It has historically been used to treat psoriasis, eczema, and scarring. It smoothes and rejuvenates skin and improves complexion and skin tone.
- 2 tablespoons coconut oil
–Virgin coconut oil had the strongest scavenging effect on free radicals and the highest antioxidant activity. In another study, the antioxidant activity of virgin coconut oil was found to result in an increase of antioxidants and self-healing compounds of the body, resulting in rapid formation of cells and blood vessels in harmed areas. These studies are significant in that they indicate coconut oil’s antioxidant capacity and antioxidants are known to have considerable anti-aging effects.
- 2 tablespoons beeswax
–Beeswax and shea butter both hold anti-inflammatory properties
- ½ teaspoon vitamin E oil
-Vitamin E provides a boost of antioxidant power and aids in skin rejuvenation, making your skin radiant and younger looking
- 1 tablespoon Shea butter
- Essential oils of choice (optional)
- Place all ingredients in a glass jar.
- Bring a pot filled about 3-4 inches with water to a simmer.
- Put the jar, without its lid, in the pot, and let it sit there until the ingredients have melted.
- Stir occasionally.
- Once the mixture has melted and all is evenly combined, pour it into a small glass jar.
- Let it sit at room temperature until the cream hardens, close the jar’s lid, and store in a cool place.
- Apply morning and night after washing.