by Tony Isaacs
Best Years in Life)
Provided that we live long enough,
we will all get wrinkles in time.
Think of them as badges of our
longevity. However, we need not
show our badges too soon, and there
are many things we can do to hold
off wrinkles as well as lessen and
eliminate existing wrinkles. Here
are some natural steps to take to
prevent, lessen and eliminate
Excessive sun exposure will lead to
wrinkles. Thus one should avoid
getting too much sun. However,
don't don't avoid sunshine
entirely. Regular sunshine and the
resulting vitamin D3 is actually
beneficial for the skin, and is
hugely important for overall
health. The best advice is to get
out of the sun when you first notice
your skin beginning to turn pink.
When you do get too much sun, take
steps to help heal the skin and
offset the damage such as using
strong tea or aloe vera gel. To
find more natural sunburn remedies,
Natural Sunburn Remedies Help
Relieve Pain and Heal Your Skin
Drink plenty of water to keep your
skin cells hydrated and cleansed.
Good, pure water helps keep our
cells hydrated and cleansed to avoid
health robbing toxic buildup.
Make sure you eat a healthy diet
which includes plenty of food items
that are good for skin health. Here
are some good items for a skin
Make sure your diet contains plenty
of omega-3 fatty acids, which are
essential for healthy skin.
Wild-caught Salmon is a very good
Blueberries are considered to be
among the top three healthiest
juices, along with pomegranate and
The top vitamins for the skin are
vitamins A, B2, B3, B6, B12, C and
E. Blackberries have all six,
including abundant A, C, and E
Carrots and carrot juice are loaded
with vitamin A, which is an
essential nutrient for maintaining
healthy skin. Pumpkins are also a
good source of carotenoids, which
are derivatives of vitamin A.
Raspberries, dark cherries, apple
and strawberry are all loaded with
antioxidants which prevent free
radicals from damaging your skin.
They also have plentiful vitamins
and nutrients for the skin and
For more information about healthy
fruits and foods that are good for
the skin, see:
Natural Fruits, Foods and Remedies
for Smoother, Younger Skin
Note: For the healthiest choices, be
sure to consume organic food items
to the greatest extent possible.
REMEDIES FOR WRINKLES
Many natural remedies can lessen
wrinkles and even eliminate fine
line wrinkles. Here are some of the
Apply coconut oil on the portions of
skin and face where wrinkles set in
and gently massage every night at
Bananas are wonderful as an
anti-wrinkle treatment. Mash 1/4
banana until very creamy. Spread
all over face and leave for 15-20
minutes before rinsing off with warm
water followed by a dash of cold.
Gently pat dry.
Grape Seed Oil is wonderful for
eliminating and minimizing fine
lines and wrinkles and leaves skin
soft and glowing.
Olive oil is also reported to work
wonders on eliminating and
Vodka, fennel seeds and honey.
Combine two tablespoons of vodka,
one tablespoon of fennel seeds and
one and one-half teaspoons honey.
Stir well and allow to sit for three
days. Strain mixture. Use a cotton
ball to apply to face and neck as a
Other oils which will minimize
wrinkles and fine lines and keep
your skin healthy and glowing:
olive, avocado (drier skin) and
jojoba (breakout prone skin).
SUPPLEMENTS FOR WRINKLES AND HEALTHY
Some of the best supplements for
healthy skin and wrinkle prevention
Omega- 3 supplements, such as krill
Vitamins A, B2, B3, B6, B12, C and E
are the most important vitamins for
the skin, as noted above.
Selenium in supplement form or used
in a cream helps protect skin from
sun damage. Notably, selenium also
plays a key role in skin cancer
Copper, taken together with vitamin
C and the mineral zinc, helps to
develop elastin, the fibers that
support skin structure from
Alpha-Lipoic Acid is hundreds of
times more potent than either
vitamin C or E in helping neutralize
skin cell damage caused by free
radicals. It also helps rebuild skin
DMAE deactivates free-radicals power
to harm skin cells. It also helps
stabilize the membrane around the
outside of each cell so that damage
from the sun and pollutants such as
cigarette smoke are reduced.
Hyaluronic Acid is most noted for
its ability to lubricate joints;
however, it may be the best
supplement of all for preventing and
eliminating wrinkles. Research has
shown that it keeps skin looking
smoother and younger. Hyaluronic
acid holds up to 1,000 times its
weight in water, which means more
moisture in each skin cell. Often,
it will eliminate fine line wrinkles
About the author
Tony Isaacs is a natural health advocate and researcher and the author of books and articles about natural health including Cancer's Natural Enemy. Mr. Isaacs articles are featured at Natural News, the Health Science Institute's Healthiertalk website, CureZone, the Crusador online, AlignLife, the Cancer Tutor, the American Chronicle and several other venues. Mr. Isaacs also has The Best Years in Life website for baby boomers and others wishing to avoid prescription drugs and mainstream managed illness and live longer, healthier and happier lives naturally. In addition, he hosts the Yahoo Oleandersoup Health group of over 2000 members and the CureZone Ask Tony Isaacs - Featuring Luella May forum. Mr. Isaacs and his partner Luella May host The Best Years in Life Radio Show every Wednesday evening on The Wolf Spirit Radio Mr. Isaacs and his partner Luella May host Network.