The loss of firmness and sagging skin on the face is a problem that can already manifest itself with increasing age after 30-40 years or with severe weight loss. It can be solved through expensive cosmetic procedures or the use of natural products. One such product is facial oils that tone and rejuvenate the skin.
How to tighten your face at home
Often women suffer from a loss of elasticity of the skin of the face and body at certain stages of life: drastic weight loss after childbirth. In addition, the elasticity of the dermis of the face is affected by:
- prolonged exposure to the sun without sunscreen;
- bad habits (smoking, alcohol abuse);
- the use of low-quality cosmetics;
In order to avoid loss of elasticity, you need to try to reduce or eliminate the influence of these factors.
Use good habits and natural care products to restore and tone skin elasticity:
- Face building - exercises for the facial muscles;
- Self-massage with creams and oils;
- the use of oils in the care that tighten the skin;
- Masks with lifting effect;
- rub with ice cubes or wash alternately with hot and cold water;
- scrub, gommage.
With regular implementation of the above procedures, the effect will be felt in a month.
Also, don't forget about a healthy diet, active lifestyle, and adequate intake of clean water.
What kind of oil tightens the skin of the face?
Natural oils are effective remedies for wrinkles, stretch marks, sagging, and other skin problems. They are also called the elixir of youth. Many of them have anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, antiaging effects, and remove toxins. Vegetable oils penetrate the skin well and carry other substances with them. Essential oils penetrate even deeper - into the blood and lymph. Therefore, they must be applied to well-cleansed skin so that contamination with the oil does not get into the deep layers of the skin.
Base oils for firm skin
Vegetable base oils can be used alone, but the best effect is achieved by combining them with esters. Below are the most effective basics for the elasticity and firmness of the dermis.
It is a universal product for all skin types, obtained by cold pressing grape seeds. The peculiarity of the product is the content of a record amount of vitamin E and linoleic acid, which help to retain moisture and restore the skin. It also contains tannins, antioxidants, chlorophyll, beneficial macro and micro elements. The consistency of the oil is light, it doesn't clog pores, it tightens them and regulates sebum secretion.
Grapeseed oil is used to restore skin elasticity, cellulite and varicose veins.
The oil is obtained from the nuts of the Simmondsia bush. It contains a lot of vitamin E and is a liquid wax. For daily use, it is recommended to dilute jojoba 1: 1 with other vegetable oils (peach, almond, avocado, grape seed). In its pure form, it is better to apply to small areas of the skin.
The tool is used to prevent stretch marks, soften and tighten rough areas of the dermis. Jojoba can be used during pregnancy and after childbirth, as it has practically no contraindications and does not cause allergies, it is suitable for all skin types. Regular use of the oil on the face reduces expression lines and signs of aging.
Get the product from the pulp of the avocado fruit. It has a greenish tinge and a nutty taste and smell. The uniqueness of the oil lies in the fact that the composition of the fats is similar to that of the fats in human skin, which ensures maximum penetration of nutrients into the dermis. After application, the product does not leave any traces of grease.
The product is considered to be one of the best moisturizing, rejuvenating, nourishing, anti-inflammatory agents that also has a lifting effect. It can be used by pregnant and lactating women, children.
The base oils with a lifting effect also include:
Which essential oil tightens the skin
Essential oils are concentrated, so they are mixed with base oils so as not to damage the skin and avoid burning you. To prepare a facial care product, add a few drops of ether to a tablespoon of base oil or enrich creams and masks with it.
The following esters are suitable for restoring the elasticity of the dermis:
This extract was actively used as cosmetics and perfumery in the East as early as the 10th century. It has a bright, sensual scent and is a powerful aphrodisiac with a dense, liquid texture. Rose oil has a complex composition that includes around 300 micro and macro elements. This is one of the most expensive and at the same time popular oils.
Rose oil is great for dry, flaky, aging skin. It has a toning, astringent effect, smooths and restores the elasticity of the skin, making it more elastic. It also restores the contour of the eyelids and helps in getting rid of dermatitis and scars.
This product is obtained from the flowers of citrus trees. It has a strong floral scent with a bitter aftertaste and is the main ingredient in famous perfumes. The product is suitable for all skin types, has a good effect on mature and aging skin.
Neroli oil moisturizes the dermis, makes it more elastic, more elastic, stimulates its regeneration, smooths wrinkles, helps fight acne and herpes.
The remedy is obtained from the flowers of a medicinal plant - evening primrose. A feature of the product is the presence in the composition of triglycerides, which affect the breakdown of fats and a large amount of saturated and unsaturated fatty acids.
Evening primrose oil increases skin elasticity, stimulates the body's natural self-rejuvenation process, influences lipid metabolism, stimulates weight loss, strengthens cell membranes and blood vessel walls and lowers cholesterol and blood sugar levels. The tool can be used not only to tighten the skin of the face and body, but also as an additional element for weight loss, the treatment of cardiovascular diseases and varicose veins.
Esters also increase skin elasticity:
- Tea tree.
Thanks to their rich composition and natural base, oils help to tighten and rejuvenate the skin. Use them regularly and you will look younger than your age.