NASOLABIAL FOLDS-NATURAL REMEDIES
Nasolabial folds are also referred laugh lines or nasolabial lines. These are actually deep lines which are formed around the mouth. This is not a medical disorder but merely an aesthetic problem because people looks aged than their real age. This problem usually arises from mid or late 30’s, the reason is that the components such as collagen and elastin that are responsible for skin elasticity become reduces around mouth and chin and allowing sagging fatty cheeks with increasing age. In this age of many other issues takes place along with crow’s feet such as brown spot, sagging breast and wrinkle.
Causes of nasolabial folds:
The main etiology of disease are:
- Excessive exposure to the sun
- Weight fluctuation
- Increasing age
- Decrease elastin and collagen contents
- High pollution
The main signs and symptoms of this skin problem are:
- Wrinkle beside eyes
- Tiny small lines around eye
MILK FOR NASOLABIAL FOLDS
Milk helps to reduce the appearance of short wrinkles that present around the mouth. It contains glycolic acid which plays roles to exfoliate the dead skin and increases the production of collagen in the skin.
- Milk : little amount
Soak a cotton swab in the milk and apply it on the affected area of skin. Let it be dried for 10 to 15 minutes and then wash the skin with cold water. Do this twice or thrice a day.
PAPAYA FOR NASOLABIAL FOLDS
It is rich in vitamin C which helps to reduce free radical that play role in skin damage. Papaya also increases collagen production. It has papain enzyme which helps to remove dead skin cells and also helps to tighten skin.
- Raw papaya : half piece
- Olive oil : 1 tbsp
Firstly mash ripe papaya and olive oil to form a smooth pack. Apply this on the face and leave it to become dry for 10 to 15 minutes. Wash it with cold water and repeat this after 2 days.
ALOE VERA FOR NASOLABIAL FOLDS
It is a natural antioxidant, that helps to acts against free radicals which cause wrinkle formation. Aloe vera also has minerals and vitamins in it that use for moisturizing, brighten as well as tone the skin.
- Aloe vera juice : 1 tbsp
Drink aloe vera juice in two times in a day to get benefits.
EGGS WHITE FOR NASOLABIAL FOLDS
It helps to tight the skin and reduces the appearance of nasolabial folds.
- Egg : 1
Beat the egg white to get a foamy consistency. Apply this on the outside of the mouth area as well as along the cheekbones and chin. Leave it to dry for 10 minutes and then clean it by using a cotton ball that is soaked in cold water. Do this two times in a week.
COCONUT OIL FOR NASOLABIAL FOLDS
It acts as a natural moisturizer. Coconut oil is enriched with vitamin E and acts as a lubricant and nourishes skin tissues and cells. Linoleic acid is present in it which reconnect broken tissues.
- Coconut oil : little amount
Apply few drops of coconut oil on the skin around the mouth and massage it each night before going to sleep.