Along with you, your skin is also aging, a fact you forget until one fine day, and you suddenly wake up and find that one wrinkle that has permanently taken up residence on your face. While this is natural and irreversible, the process can be delayed and its appearance reduced. 

Your skin can develop issues due to many reasons like age, exposure to the sun, pollutants and unhealthy lifestyles. Dryness, sagging, wrinkles, dullness and fine lines can be developed due to these factors.

Here are some easy skin tightening masks that you can make at home. Using these face tightening makes at least once a week will help your skin look younger.

 

Banana Face Pack

Banana Face Pack

Banana is rich in fats that help in hydrating your skin and keeping the moisture locked. It also helps in improving the elasticity of the skin and helps in tightening sagging skin. When you mix honey and olive oil with banana it helps in repairing damaged skin cells.

What you need:

  • ½ ripe banana
  • 1 teaspoon olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon honey

Method:

  • Peel and mash the banana, so that no lumps remain.
  • Add honey and olive oil and mix well.
  • Apply the paste all over your face and neck.
  • Leave it on your face for 15 minutes and then rinse it with lukewarm water.
  • Finally, rinse it with cool water to close your pores.
 

Egg Pack

Egg Pack

Egg is a very commonly used ingredient for skin tightening. The albumin present in it tones your skin and makes it firm. Yogurt helps in getting rid of blemishes and cleanses your skin. Sugar is a natural exfoliator that helps in cleansing and moisturising your skin, it removes dead cells and reverses signs of ageing.

What you need:

  • 1 egg white
  • 1 tablespoon yogurt
  • 1/2 teaspoon sugar

Method:

  • Separate the egg white from yellow and combine yogurt and sugar into it.
  • Apply the mixture on your face and let it dry.
  • Rinse it well with lukewarm water.
 

Multani Mitti

Multani Mitti

Multani mitti improves the skin tone and helps in fighting blemishes, pimples, tanning etc. It also draws out excess oil from the skin and stimulates blood circulation in your face. Adding milk to it can make your skin smoother, softer and protect it from further damage.

What you need:

  • 2-3 tablespoon multani mitti
  • Milk with cream

Method:

  • Add some milk to multani mitti powder to form a smooth paste.
  • Apply it on your face and neck.
  • Let it dry for 10-12 minutes.
  • Rinse it with water.
 

Clay Mask

Clay Mask

Clay masks are effective firming agents for the skin. They cleanse the skin and reduce inflammation. It has collagen fibres that are excellent for skin tightening.

What you need:

  • 2 tablespoon bentonite or Kaolin clay
  • 1 teaspoon powdered milk
  • Water or rose water

Method:

  • Mix all the ingredients to get a thick paste.
  • Apply it evenly with your finger all over your neck and face.
  • Let the mask dry for 10-15 minutes.
  • Rinse your face.