Monthly Archives: August 2014

5 Ways To Slow Down Aging And Look Young For Your Age

Aging is as natural as getting older, it is unfortunately not something that we can avoid. As we get older, our skin starts to show weakness, and it loses that flawless and beauty that it used to have when we were younger.

The great news is that, though you cannot stop the aging process, you sure can make it happen much slower.

Here is how to slow down aging and keep your skin looking beautiful:

Drink a lot of water – the human body is predominantly water, and we lose water on a daily basis, which becomes important for us to replace it whenever we can. 8 glasses a day seems to be a favorite of many, but on a serious note, you should never allow your body to be dehydrated! Being hydrated adequately will make sure that your body and organs function better. And of course, your skin looks better when its moisturized from the inside. 

Decrease your stress levels – We all have things in our lives that stress us, however we should never allow ourselves to stay in a place of panic or stress. We need to deal with our stress better, so that we manage it better to the point where it becomes minor and it does not affect our lives drastically. Stress steals your happiness, and of course it makes you worry,which can age you quickly. You can even lose a lot of sleep because of stress, and of course the stress can also be seen on your skin. Rather start exercising or doing some yoga, to deal with the stress. 

Get a Fruit Facial – Fruits and veggies contain great vitamins, nutrients and minerals that benefit our skins immensely. So, you need to make a facial mask that your skin will love. Depending on the fruit you choose, your skin will benefit and glow. For instance, if you choose papaya, it contains papain,which will get rid of the dry skin. If you choose a strawberry mask, it will have some beta carotene as well as vitamin A,which will help with the collagen, which is what gives the skin its elasticity.

Exercise Regularly – If you truly want to look young and have great looking skin, you have to devote some time to some exercise. When you decide to exercise, you will definitely see an improvement in the skin tone and the flexibility of your skin. Exercise benefits so many aspects of your body and health, so you should definitely prioritize it.

Follow a Healthy Diet – The food that we eat accounts for a lot of how fast we age and how our skin looks like. A well balanced diet that includes a lot of fruits and vegetables makes a big difference to your health. Stay away from saturated fats and junk foods, and prioritize eating healthily. Also, make sure that you prepare your foods in a healthy manner, as that will affect how healthy you are.

It is always a great thing to look younger than your actual age,and some people even go to great lengths and pay a lot of money just to make sure that they stay young. However with these tips, you can look young and slow down the aging process, without breaking the bank!