$5 to Look 5 Years Younger
Instead of your department store’s pricey cosmetics counters, turn to your local drugstore and kitchen cabinets to keep your pockets fat and your face looking fresh and young. Click here to learn more about what you can do to age gracefully.
Fight Wrinkles - Mineral Clay Firming Mask, Cost: $4.29
Clay contains the minerals calcium and potassium, which help promote healthy skin. It deep cleans and tightens skin, improving the look of fine lines and wrinkles.
Combat Oily Skin - Witch Hazel Towelettes, Cost: $4.99
The witch hazel acts as a natural astringent, fighting blemishes by removing oil from the surface. Aloe vera soothes and rejuvenates your skin, reducing redness.
Get a Fresh Face - Egg White and Carrot Juice At-Home Face Mask, Cost: About $5
A mix of egg whites and carrot juice will freshen your face. Egg whites contain proline, an amino acid which helps build collagen. Carrots contain beta-carotene, which acts as a retinol – a form of vitamin A that reduces the signs of aging.
3 eggs white
3 tbsp carrot juice
Directions: Mix ingredients together. Pat on mask with cotton swabs. Let it sit for 15 minutes. Rinse off.