Crow’s feet (or wrinkles around the eyes) are due to several factors, among which are the constant exposure to the sun, the use of makeup, poor hydration and moisture, fat loss and elastic fibers, constant exposure to cigarette smoke and of course the movements normally through gestures.
That is why it is very important prevention, which is based on starting from young to care for the skin of your face.
The everyday use of moisturizing creams and masks, weekly exfoliation, proper daily hygiene, use of sunblock, use quality makeup, remove make up with astringent and special daily and avoid cigarette use lotions are some of the strategies to avoid the appearance of wrinkles on the face.
Masks to prevent crow’s feet
That is why we will explain below some homemade masks to prevent the occurrence of such famous crow’s feet issue and also to rejuvenate the face , returning the texture and natural glow to your skin:
- lanolin Mask
Ingredients you need to prepare this mask that can help reduce expression lines.
You will need:
- 50 grams of pure lanolin
- 2 tablespoons almond oil
- ¼ cup rose water
- 10 grams of white wax
- a teaspoon of vanilla.
Heat the lanolin and wax in a container for a few seconds in the microwave , then gradually add remaining ingredients, stirring and crushing until well blended and smooth. The consistency should be thick.
How to use:
Apply to the affected area (or if you prefer best results, apply to entire face) and allowed to act for 30 or 40 minutes. What about store it in the refrigerator for use on future occasions. Over time, you should remove it by rinsing with warm water . Make this treatment 2 or 3 times a week.
- Mask of carrots and yogurt
This is an effective counter to avoid the formation of wrinkles or to decrease treat lines . To make this mask you must peel and grate 1 carrot, grated then liquefied with a little water. Later, in a bowl mix the carrot with 1 teaspoon plain yogurt (unflavored) and 1 teaspoon of glycerin. Whisk mixture until a thick consistency. Apply a thick layer on the skin of your face and neck and leave on for 30 minutes. After that time I removed by rinsing with warm water. You can store the leftovers in the fridge for future use, it can last up to 1 month in the refrigerator.
- Mask of cocoa butter and wax
To make this highly effective mask to hydrate the skin and prevent crow’s feet, you’ll need the following ingredients:
- 2 tablespoons liquid paraffin
- 2 tablespoons white wax
- ½ cup cocoa butter
- ½ cup of witch hazel
Heat the wax in a container for a few seconds in the microwave. Then mix all ingredients until smooth and smooth. Apply a thick layer to the affected area and left to act for a period of 20 minutes. Finally removed by rinsing with warm water.
- Cucumber Mask
Cocumber is know to treat facial beauty, and in the case of treating wrinkles or crow’s feet it also has a very important role , because the cucumber acts as an anti-inflammatory and also helps to moisturize the skin, restoring its texture and shine.
How to prepare this simple mask:
1 cucumber peel and chop into small pieces, then liquefies or placed in a food processor with ¼ cup of milk. Applied to the skin of your face and let soak for 30 minutes. After that time, remove the rinsing with warm water mixture.