Homemade Collagen Face Packs You Can Try

Collagen is a protein that supplies our skin enough firmness and suppleness. These enriching collagen face packs can help your skin in keeping skin problems at bay.

By: Rima Chowdhury
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Our skin's composition consists of 3/4th of collagen, which is a natural protein structure that helps to provide firmness and suppleness to the skin. Listed in this article are homemade collagen face packs that are worth giving a shot at.

Your skin can start looking dull, old and dry after a certain period of time when it lacks collagen. If you want to prevent sagging and the appearance of fine lines on the skin, it is very important that the level of collagen on the skin remains stable.

However, the right amount of collagen on the skin can fade away all the fine lines and wrinkles on the face and also give you a fresh-looking skin.

So, here are some of the homemade collagen face packs that you should try to beat the signs of skin ageing.

Homemade Collagen Face Packs You Can Try

1. Egg White Face Mask
Eggs contain a lot of proteins that help to keep your skin well toned and also tighten it. If you feel your skin is sagged and dried, you should try to use egg white face mask on a daily basis. Take one egg and separate the egg white. Now, whisk it properly and add one spoon of lemon and one spoon of aloe vera. Apply the mask gently on the face, avoiding the eyebrow and eye area. Allow the mask to rest for 30 minutes and then wash it off with lukewarm water. Using this face mask will help to close the open pores, tighten the skin and also keep it healthy.

Homemade Collagen Face Packs You Can Try

2. Guava And Carrot Facial Mask
Guava and carrot facial mask helps to boost the production of collagen in the face. Guava and carrot contain vitamin A, vitamin C, and vitamin E, which help to tighten your skin and also keep it fresh and glowing all the time. Peel and chop off half a guava and carrot. Now grind them together to make a thick paste. Add some olive oil and mix everything properly. Apply the paste on your face and leave it for some time. Wash it off with cold water after some time.

3. Cucumber And Egg Facial
The proteins found in the egg can help to tighten your skin and the vitamin C in cucumber helps to reverse the signs of ageing on the skin. Cucumber and egg facial mask helps to boost the production of collagen in the face and it also fades away the fine lines and wrinkles. Take half a cucumber, one egg white and some cornstarch. If needed, add two drops of essential oil to the paste and blend them properly and use it often.

Homemade Collagen Face Packs You Can Try

4. Avocado And Kiwi Face Pack
Avocados are extremely rich in fats that help to improve the texture of the skin and also aid in boosting the collagen. Due to D-mano-heptose sugar present in avocado, it helps to boost the collagen level, thus reversing the signs of ageing. Kiwi is extremely rich in vitamin C, which enhances collagen production in skin. Take half an avocado and half a kiwi, now mix both of them together and apply the paste on your face. Wait for sometime and wash it off with lukewarm water.

Homemade Collagen Face Packs You Can Try

5. Cream Facial Mask
This creamy facial mask is a mask that helps to boost the collagen level effectively. Take one spoon of baking soda, honey, heavy cream and mix all the ingredients together. Now apply this paste on your face and allow it to dry. Wash it off with lukewarm water. And don't forget to moisturise.

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Story first published: Thursday, November 3, 2016, 7:30 [IST]
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