How to delay signs of aging?
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Want to stop your aging clock? Want to stay beautiful and young forever? Aging of skin a natural phenomenon and thus inevitable, but delaying the signs of aging is possible if you follow some specific beauty regimen.
Skin heals and repairs itself, naturally, during night time, when body is in snooze mode. Getting a good sleep of minimum 6 hours and using good skincare products at bedtime is therefore really important. Some very important skincare regime includes using the best natural ayurvedic anti aging cream at bedtime. Other than a good antiaging cream, here are some skin secrets for a naturally beautiful and youthful skin.
Face Cleansing: Don’t forget to wash your face before going to bed. Don’t let your makeup stay during the night. Also, you need to get rid of the pollutants, bacteria and excess oil from your face. During the night, our skin cells repair naturally. Leftover makeup will prevent the skin repair and nourishment as skin healing products work best on naked skin.
For cleaning face, always opt for a gentle face wash with low pH level to prevent the natural moisture. A good face wash with natural humectants like honey and aloevera maintains optimal skin equilibrium and also prevents skin from dehydration. Dry skin causes wrinkles faster. Sometimes, Anti Wrinkle Cream works effectively to reduce the unwanted wrinkles and getting back brighter and moisturized skin than before. Massaging with a good night serum aka Kumkumadi Tailam will also nourish and moisturize the skin.
- Apply sunscreen: Don’t forget to apply sunscreen before stepping out into the sun. UV rays are really harmful for skin. Choose a premium sunscreen with minimum SPF 30. Always apply sunscreen 15 minutes before stepping out. Using a sunscreen on a gloomy day is as important as on a sunny day. Always carry a travel pack sunscreen for a further touch-up.
- Exfoliate your skin: Exfoliate your skin at least 3 times a week. Removing dead cells is required to get a brighter and glowing skin. If you don’t exfoliate, skin will look uneven, dull and cracked. Remember that you should avoid harsh scrubbers and choose mild scrubber which have natural scrubbing agents. Kumkumadi Scrub is a gentle scrub which is non-drying and is a cream based formula. Gently massage it with your fingertips on your face and rinse it off. Hard rubbing with harsh scrubber can cause early sagging of your skin. You can use any of the popular natural scrubs or try a homemade scrub.
- Eat greens and hydrate well: Avoid oily spicy foods in order to achieve a brighter and glowing skin. Maintain a healthy diet with lots of vegetables, fruits and salads. Additionally, try to drink at least 3 liters of water a day. Eating right and hydrating well will reflect on your skin. Also, try taking out time for some yoga and meditation to have a stress-free skin.
Ayurvedic remedies from ancient times for a perfect beauty regimen:
Ayurvedic therapy is the best way to treat your skin to make it brighter and younger. It is completely natural/ chemical free and thus have almost zero chance of skin damage. Some popular Ayurvedic herbs are:
Sandalwood (Chandan): This ayurvedic herb is generally used as a skin lightening agent for years. It helps to reduce lots of skin problems including blemishes, acne, rashes, black spots and uneven skin tone. Sandalwood has a calming and cooling effect on the skin. You can use sandalwood powder and add rose water to make a paste of it. Apply this evenly on your exposed area for a clearer skin. Alternatively, you can buy natural products that have Saffron as the key ingredient like Kumkumadi Serum, Anti-aging Saffron cream.
- Saffron aka kumkumadi: Saffron also known as Kumkumadi is one of the finest Ayurvedic herb which is known for its skin lightening, skin brightening and anti aging properties. It is also one of the key ingredients of Kumkumadi Serum.
Home remedy - Take 1:1 sandalwood and saffron powder together, make a paste and apply it on your face. Rinse it off with cold water after 20 minutes. You will get an instant shine on your face. If this seems cumbersome, you can buy any Sandalwood & Saffron Cream and apply it on your face to improve your skin texture.
After the pandemic, the market is booming with natural beauty products containing herbal ingredients like kumkumadi serum, facial oil, face serum etc.
Kumkumadi Tailam Uses
Kumkumadi Tailam is a popular Ayurvedic herbal oil used for face massage to improve skin tone, skin texture and to reduce skin problems such as acne, blemishes, rashes, scars etc. Saffron is the main ingredient in this product along with 16 other herbs. Saffron contains vitamin B6, C, iron, potassium and magnesium and thus helps to improve the skin tone.
Of many benefits of Kumkumadi Tailam, reducing dark circles is one. You can reduce the dark circles by using this natural saffron oil aka Kumkumadi Tailam. Take a few drops of oil on your palm and massage gently over your dark circle with your thumb for 2 minutes. Leave it for a few minutes and then wash your face with warm water. Apply daily on your dark circle.
Kumkumadi Tailam is also a facial oil used for brightening dull and patchy skin, repairing pigmentation, minimizing the signs of aging by reducing wrinkles. It provides a glowing and even skin tone. It is a great combination of herbal oil and other effective herbs such as sandalwood, aloe vera, manjishtha, vetiver etc. It can be used as a day serum or a night serum.
How to use Kumkumadi Tailam: Take 3-5 drops of Kumkumadi Tailam /oil on your palm. Apply evenly all over your face with your fingertips. Massage gently for 5-10 minutes and let it get absorbed completely by the skin. Rinse it off with warm water or leave it overnight. For best results, follow it up with a night cream.
How night cream help with daily beauty regimen?
Applying night cream is essential in order to make your skin look perfect. If your skin is dry or normal, you can apply night cream after using Kumkumadi Tailam. Night cream rejuvenates the skin and locks skin hydration, while maintaining skin’s PH balance. It also reduces the visible crow feet around our eyes. Thousands of nights creams are available in the market. One needs to be careful to pick up the best natural cream available. If you have sensitive skin, you just don’t want to apply chemicals on your skin. You should then go for an effective Ayurvedic Night Cream containing different types of skin nourishing herbs and make your skin look much younger and brighter.