Collagen and elastin—two types of proteins that keep your skin smooth, tight, and wrinkle-free—are essential for healthy, youthful-looking skin. But factors like aging, sun damage, and exposure to airborne toxins can cause collagen and elastin to break down over the time. When it happens to you, the skin around your face, neck, and chest may become wrinkled, saggy, and loose.
Luckily, there are number of things you can do to give your derm the tightening treatment it’s craving and help prevent sagging skin. But before we get to those, let’s talk about what causes your skin to sag in the leading place.
Coconut oil, as the name suggests, is the oil formed from the flesh of a coconut. It has become a familiar foremost in many kitchens and can also be used to tighten your skin.
To use coconut oil as a skin tightening treatment, start with a teaspoon of coconut oil and massage it into your skin for five minutes before bed. The massaging helps to push the coconut oil deeper into your derm where it can do the most goods. Leave the oil on full night for an added boost of healing.