Instead of Botox: face masks for wrinkles at home

All women at least once worried about the problem of wrinkles. Fortunately, in our time, cosmetology has a huge arsenal of ways to get rid of unwanted wrinkles. But not everyone can afford such a “weapon”. So why not turn to proven “grandmother’s” recipes instead of Botox and make your own anti-wrinkle face mask?

fruit masks

Everyone remembers from childhood that eating fruits saturates the body with many vitamins. But not everyone knows that not only the skin needs such benefits, but also the stomach. In addition, fruit masks will stop time and get rid of premature wrinkles.

To nourish the skin and smooth wrinkles on it, crush one ripe banana and spread it on your face. After a few minutes, remove with warm water.

Another mask includes the following products:

  • Yolk – 1 piece.
  • Sour cream – 3 tsp
  • Banana – 1 piece.
  • Water (thinns the thick mixture).

All components are mixed and applied for 20 minutes.

To eliminate wrinkles in the eyes, mix butter (butter) into the pulp of a banana and put this “cocktail” in the area under the eyes for 25 minutes.

Grapefruit is ideal for oily skin. This citrus will help “cheer up” the skin, get rid of acne and narrow pores. In addition, its whitening property will get rid of the pigmentation characteristic of aging skin.


  • Grapefruit juice – 3 tbsp. l.
  • Hercules or rice flour – half a glass.
  • Sour cream – 3 tsp

Stir flour into juice and sour cream. Holding time – 20 minutes.

To forget about eye wrinkles, pour one teaspoon of oil into one tablespoon of apricot puree. Keep the mass in front of your eyes for about 15 minutes.

With the use of honey

Honey is a real panacea for all skin problems. It is not only a moisturizer and scrubbing agent, but also a real wrinkle fighter. That is why masks with its use are quite common.

  • Honey
  • Yolk – 1 piece.
  • Vitamin A – 1 spoon
  • Black bread – 1 piece
  • Milk – 20 ml.

Bread is poured with warmed milk and must be infused for 4 minutes. Then the remaining ingredients are added to it and mixed thoroughly. The exposure time of the mask on the face is approximately 20 minutes. It will refresh and tighten the skin, as well as prevent the aging process.

For the next mask, prepare:

  • Olive oil – 50 grams.
  • White clay – 50 grams.
  • Honey – 50 grams.

Stir the ingredients to a mushy state and let stand for 1 hour. The mask covers the face for half an hour. This activity should be done once a week.

The fourth and most effective honey mask for aging, although a little more expensive than the previous ones, is a mask with the addition of coconut milk. To do this, mix ground oatmeal, honey and milk and put this mass on a clean face for half an hour. Wash it off first with warm water, and then with cold water. This procedure is carried out a couple of times a week.

Honey is also good for aging problems under the eyes.

For one of these masks, you need to prepare a mixture of one tablespoon of yolk, half a teaspoon of watery honey and half a tablespoon of oatmeal. It is laid out under the eyes for 10 minutes.

Cottage cheese is a good tandem for honey. For a better fight against wrinkles, mix them, and the cottage cheese should be twice as much, add 1 teaspoon of sunflower oil and cream, as well as 1 tablespoon of milk. Apply the resulting paste on the skin of the eyelids for 10 minutes.


Rose petals are rich in organic acids, vitamin C, which whitens and restores the skin, as well as elements that skin cells need for their normal functioning and development.

For one of the masks, it is necessary to grind dry rose petals to make “pink flour”. It only needs 1-2 tablespoons. Pour it into a heat-resistant non-metallic container and pour a couple of tablespoons of warm water. Put the bowl on the steam and constantly stir its contents for 10 minutes, without waiting for the boil. Then cool the resulting mass and grease it on the skin. After 15 minutes, the mask is removed with a cotton pad, and the face is rinsed with water. The course is two months a couple of times a week. Such therapy is carried out on loose skin, rejuvenating it.

To prevent wrinkles around the eyes, mix jojoba oil with rose or sandalwood oil. Hold the mixture for 15 minutes, and wipe off the excess with cotton wool. Perform the procedure every day for two weeks.

For daily care of the skin of the eyes, thanks to which its condition will improve many times over, you can prepare a tincture. Her eyelids are lubricated before going to bed.

  • Dried flowers of cornflower – 1 tbsp. l.
  • Olive oil – a quarter cup.

Before use, this mixture is infused in an unlit place for a week.

Cereal masks

Cereals for the preparation of cosmetics have been used by people for many centuries and are an integral part of traditional medicine.

To prepare one of the masks you will need:

  • Grated hercules – 1 tbsp. l.
  • Soybean (wheat) germ oil.

Hercules is mixed with oil, applied in a thick layer on the skin, and covered with a towel soaked in hot water. After 30 minutes, such a compress must be removed with water or a napkin.

Yeast masks are very common.

One of them is a compress, which not only smoothes wrinkles, but also nourishes the skin, makes it moisturized and stronger. For him, yeast is bred and the problem areas are lubricated with a thick layer. After 15 minutes, remove and apply the cream. The course is 8 procedures per month.

One of the most common female problems is a double chin. Yeast, or rather yeast dough, will also help get rid of it. They, like a scarf, are wrapped around the neck and the second chin and left for a while until the mass begins to harden. This compress must be done every week, and then the result will be on your face!


Cedar fruits contain ingredients that fight bacteria and saturate skin cells. Therefore, regular use of cosmetics with their addition eliminates inflammation and wrinkles.

To create an evening mask, one spoonful of chopped pine nuts is poured with a spoonful of warm milk. The mixture is applied to problem areas of the neck and face, and after 20 minutes it is washed off first with warm water, and then with cold water.

Another mask using pine nuts is called “Siberian”, for its preparation you will need:

  • Chopped pine nuts – 1 tsp,
  • Olive oil – 1 tsp,
  • Yolk – 1 piece.

The face is lubricated with mixed components, and the remains are removed with cold water after 30 minutes.

Walnut, thanks to its vitamins, has a beneficial effect on the skin, preventing aging, as well as moisturizing and nourishing the cells. To create such a mask, prepare:

  • Chopped walnuts – 1 tablespoon
  • Oil – 3 hours ….

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