Unfortunately, the older we get, the more often we see sagging, wrinkled skin under our chin. In fact, one of the things that worries many people the most is the accumulation of fat or sagging of the skin under the chin, which we know as turkey neck. There are many reasons for this appearance, although it is usually related to weight gain. It can also be caused by lack of exercise in this area.
Studies have shown that a 30-minute daily face and neck exercise can significantly improve facial appearance.
1. Forehead push
Place your hands on your forehead and press your head against your hands. Do not move your head or hands, just apply pressure. Hold this position for 10 seconds. Now repeat the same movement, but with your hands on the back of your neck, and push your head back. Hold this position for 10 seconds as well.
2. The swan neck
A classic yoga move, is a simple but effective exercise. Twist your head to the left side and tilt it back slightly. Feel the muscles under your ears. Hold the position for 6 to 8 seconds. Bring your head back to the center and repeat the same movement for the right side.
3. The Smooch
Lift your head and look at the ceiling. Start making kissing motions with your lips. Start sending 20 kisses to the ceiling and rest.
4. Swallowing fish
Look up at the ceiling again, but this time place your right hand on your collarbone and apply gentle downward pressure. Close your lips around your teeth and begin to open and close your mouth. Repeat this movement 5 times. Switch hands and repeat this move another 5 times.
5. Neck lift
Lie stomach up on a mat, bend your knees and extend your arms along your torso.
Slowly lift your head and neck off the floor. While your head is still in the air, gently rotate it to the right and then to the left. Rotate your head forward to the starting position and lower it back to the floor. Repeat the exercise as many times as possible before you feel tired.
6. Upward facing dog
Lie on the floor and stand with your legs straight, stomach down. Your elbows are directly under your shoulders and both arms are extended. Tilt your chin outward and push up so that your body is in an inverted C position. Hold the position for a few seconds and then repeat.
7. The swallow stretch
Now you can return to the sitting position and look up at the ceiling again.
Tilt your head back, press your tongue to the roof of your mouth and swallow. Turn your head to the right and swallow while still tilting your head back and pressing your tongue to the roof of your mouth. Then return to the starting position and swallow. Now turn your head to the left and swallow. For each direction, repeat the exercise 4 times.
Share these awesome exercises with all your friends. They’ll thank you later when get rid of double chin!
source: bright side