The Wonderful World of Anti-Aging Skin Herbs

The world of herbs has always been a fascinating one, more like nature’s own way of saying “I got you”, in some parts of Africa it is believed that every single disease that has ever occurred and is yet to occur can be cured by the right herbs. According to Forbes, some medicinal skin healing herbs have actually been in use even by prehistoric men.

Herbs are an excellent way to get glowing, smoother, softer skin. For an aging body and aging skin, herbs can stimulate blood circulation, slow down aging, absorb nutrients, and help the body eliminate waste. 

Most anti aging herbs have mind strengthening and spirit-lifting qualities that help the body and mind resist stress. In Chinese medicine, several anti aging skin herbs which have been used for centuries show excellent results and the famous wolfberry is one of them.

Along with anti-aging skin, herbs such as wolfberry increases the kidneys’ strength and fights off health problems such as diabetes, tuberculosis, headaches, dizziness, fatigue, insomnia, and also vision problems.

Wolfberry fruits contain nineteen amino acids, twenty-one trace minerals, vitamin c, protein, and other antioxidants and anti aging properties that also help reverse aging skin. 

Herbs such as Siberian root reduce both emotional and physical stress and helps prevent stress related diseases and premature aging. This root has been used for hundreds of years in Chinese medicine,

Another one is the Go Ji berry, this is one of many well known anti aging skin herbs in the market today and it is excellent for boosting the immune system and increasing a person’s longevity.

The Red clover, this is one herb that is commonly known to help women with menopausal symptoms or menstrual pain due to its estrogen-like features. It also helps reduce tiny lines and wrinkles, making the skin look healthier and younger. 

The Red clover is one of the excellent anti-aging skin herbs available in most health food stores and can even be found in pill forms. 

The all-known Aloe Vera, this plant was a rave sometime back with women from all continents planting them in their gardens and in-door flower pots. It has anti-aging and skin-soothing properties which make it a common ingredient by a lot of body beauty product manufacturers.

This anti aging skin herb is found in anti-acne products, sunscreens, massage creams, face washes, and cleansers, serums, you name it. The gel of the Aloe Vera is also excellent for burns and scrapes.

Three more anti aging skin herbs used on people with acne are mint, turmeric, and basil, because of their refreshing, antibacterial and antiseptic properties. 

All over YouTube, you can find videos of people who apply freshly grounded turmeric in milk, mint juice, or fresh basil daily as an acne anti aging skin herbs to have blemish-free, glowing and younger-looking skin.

Saffron, in its purest form is used in the Middle East, India, the United States and other parts of the world, they use it for skincare and in traditional medicine. 

Saffron strands and almonds soaked in milk, blended and mixed with rosewater make an excellent facemask that revitalizes and nourishes the skin. 

It is verified that certain anti-aging skin herbs make your skin look refreshed, healthier, and younger but never try to elaborately use any of them as a herbal remedy without talking to a professional first.

If you have tried or wish to try any of these herbs do share with me how your experience goes. Or if you have heard of or tried any herb not listed (as there are tons of them) do share too. I would love to read from you.