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How to Reduce Wrinkles

How to Reduce Wrinkles

Although many of us love our laugh-lines and crow’s feet, those facial wrinkles can sometimes make us look older than we are. So here are two one-ingredient kitchen-cupboard formulas and a few great hints that will help you to reduce or remove your facial wrinkles, naturally. Why pay exorbitant amounts of money for jars of potentially harmful chemicals and artificial ingredients when these tips will do the trick? They’re good for you and your skin, too. Read them here:

Formula One:
The alpha-hydroxy fruit acids in Green Thompson seedless grapes are a great aid for removing wrinkles. (Use organically grown grapes, if at all possible.) Just cut a grape in half and crush it gently against your face. Allow the pulp and juice to remain on your skin for twenty minutes, then rinse and pat gently dry. Repeat daily.

Formula Two:
Go Bananas. Mash 1/4 of a banana until smooth, apply to face and allow to remain on skin for 15 to 20 minutes, then rinse and pat dry.

Helpful Tips and Hints:

1. Be sure to drink enough water.

2. Mist your skin throughout the day with warm water.

3. A good natural moisturizer will help your skin stay supple. Go to the Skin Care section of our Personal Care channel for some great moisturizing formulas.

4. Get plenty of antioxidants in your diet: increase your intake of dark leafy greens, berries, and other colorful foods.

5. Be sure to include essential fatty acids. Flaxseeds, avocados, nuts, and olive oil can all contribute beneficial fats to your diet.

6. Avoid foods that promote premature aging, oxidation, and poor health. Trans fats are a no-no: read labels and avoid them like the plague (better yet, avoid buying processed food as much as you possibly can).

7. Avoid sunburn by staying in the shade when the sun is strongest.

Read more: Beauty, Skin Care

By the Care2 Staff.

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Annie B. Bond

Annie is a renowned expert in non-toxic and green living. She was named one of the top 20 environmental leaders by Body and Soul Magazine and "the foremost expert on green living." - Body & Soul Magazine, 2009. Learn Annie's latest eco-friendly news on anniebbond.com, a website dedicated to healthy and green living.

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4:59AM PDT on Oct 9, 2012

Going to give this wrinkled face a try of all the above tips. Thanks.

12:52PM PDT on Sep 13, 2012

thanks for the info

3:03AM PDT on Sep 13, 2012

Thank you

10:50AM PDT on Sep 9, 2012

good info, thanks

5:32AM PDT on Aug 29, 2012

If wrinkles are so wrong, maybe they should be called wronkles. :)

3:38AM PST on Nov 27, 2010

Thanks for the info

12:34PM PDT on Oct 9, 2010

Wow, at this stage of the game, I am willing to try anything ! Thanks for the advice.

7:11PM PDT on Sep 17, 2010

Thanks , good advise !

9:45AM PDT on Sep 15, 2010

Interesting info.

7:42AM PDT on Sep 13, 2010

Thanks for the info will try it

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