Age Spots And Lemon Sugar Scrubs

Age Spots And Lemon Sugar Scrubs.

The fact that you are getting older in age does not mean you need to look old, fight it with all you’ve got. Use whatever it takes to combat that inevitable journey, and all its legacies such as age spots. Age spots are a common skin condition that often affects people after they have reached the age of 40. It is caused by overexposure to the UV rays of the sun. If you are all about appearances, then you will want to read this. You can use lemon juice and sugar to create a scrub to assist in the removal of your blemishes, particularly if the spots are in your face.

Since age spots are a discoloration of the skin which looks like brown or black patches, something that can give an even skin tone is needed to combat this. Lemons naturally have two excellent components that are good for our skin, and that is alpha hydroxy and vitamin C. These ingredients are also found in expensive facial washes, peels and creams. Alpha hydroxy exfoliates or sloughs the skin thus making room for new skin cells to appear. It unclogs pores and as a result hydrates the skin promoting a more youthful look. Vitamin C promotes the production of collagen which helps with the skin’s elasticity and strength. This vitamin also acts as an antioxidant. Antioxidants as we know are very important to our body’s defense mechanisms.

This lemon sugar scrub treatment for age spots will show you how to use it for on your facial area. Let’s face it, our face is the first part of our body that someone sees and remembers. Lemon sugar scrub for age spots, include organic lemon juice and sugar. Organic products are always best to use as our skin will be absorbing everything we rub in it. You may apply directly or use a cotton swab or pads. You should rinse your face first with warm water so that your pores are open and will be better able to absorb the lemon and sugar scrub. Soak the cotton with the lemon juice then add about a teaspoon on sugar. The sugar granules act as the scrub. Use cotton to rub over face as you would do with a facial scrub, with emphasis on the age spots. Scrub in a circle motion making sure to cover facial area. Do this for a couple of minutes to slough off the dead skin cells. This may be done once a week or however you feel like. In fact, this can be done to any area of the body that has age spots. It does wonders for your hands too, try it.

So, for a more youthful appearance or to remove wrinkles, freckles or age spots, use lemon sugar scrub.

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