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Beauty Tips That Is Just Perfect For Skin & Hair

Find some amazing beauty tips that you must know about!

  1. Skip moisturizer, if you’ve oily skin

You will find this advice on Internet tips and in gossips of social media platforms. But the truth is that an oily skin requires moisturizer just like any other skin type. And the reason is that without moisturizer, the oil in the skin will produce more sebum resulting in closed pores that could develop into acne and breakout. For oily skin, you should use a hydrating serum to lock the moisture in the skin.

  1. SPF is of little use

SPF promises complete protection from the harmful UV rays of the sun. Skin protection from UV rays is crucial as exposure to sun could trigger free radicals resulting in creases and wrinkles that are considered signs of aging. If your cosmetics have SPF then you really don’t have to wear sunscreen but if your cosmetics are free of SPF then you should be careful while going out in the sun. Use SPF 30 that protects as well as nourishes your skin.

  1. Shampoo your hair

Everyone shampoos hair but do you know how much have shampoo do you need for your looks. Those with curly hair strands should do double shampoo because curly hair is heavy and heavy hair has generally dry roots or the roots could be greasy. In both the conditions, you need double shampoo. On the other hand, people with silky hair should do shampoo plus conditioner.

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Olive Oil To Treat Dandruff

Healthy Olive Oil Concoctions For Dandruff Treatment

Dandruff is a skin condition that includes flaking of the scalp. It is often accompanied by mild itching. You can get dandruff for not shampooing enough or due to sensitivity to hair care products. Or you could have skin conditions like psoriasis and eczema.

How to cure dandruff?

Dandruff can be cured with a mild shampoo. Or you can see a doctor for a prescription air care product. But using a prescription shampoo or any other medical cosmetic isn’t the right treatment for dandruff when it can be cured with a simple home remedy.

Olive oil can cure your dandruff more permanently than any cosmetic product. And you don’t have to worry about any side effects of using olive oil. Also, it is just perfect for every hair type and skin condition.

What are the benefits of olive oil for hair?

Olive oil is rich in nutrients. It is easier to apply and it can be mixed with other important ingredients like almond oil. Here’re the advantages of olive oil for hair. It is light hence leaves no residue behind. On the contrary, it dilutes the pollutants and enters the hair fiber to nourish it from within.

• Olive oil is a natural conditioner hence the best for your hair. While bottled conditioners of various brands often end up clogging and irritating the scalp, olive oil soothes the scalp with its moisturizing effect. It gives a natural feel you will miss in a regular moisturizer.

• Olive oil can work as a natural cleanser. It has antioxidant and antibacterial properties … Find more

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A Detox Drink To Beat Summer Heat

Summer has arrived and there’s little time left to change your diet and fitness routine. Stay hydrated to beat the heat and the best way is to drink plenty of water or consume fruits that have more water content. For example, take cucumber that is full of nutrition and easy to digest as well.

Detox your body in the summer months

Another way to stay healthy in summer time is to cleanse your body of unwanted toxic material. It is body cleansing and it boosts energy level and mental strength. Also, the detox drink will restore digestion or agni and recalibrate your body on all tissue levels.

Make a detox drink at home

While detox won’t help in achieving your weight loss goals, but it can help in maintaining good health during the summer months. And you can easily make a detox drink at home.

Ingredients

• Water – 1 liter
• Cayenne pepper – one pinch
• Ginger root – half-inch
• Rock salt – 2 tsp
• Jaggery/maple syrup – 2 tsp
• Lemon juice – 1 tsp

Process

Take a large pan to mix all the ingredients except the lemon syrup that is added at the end. Heat the pan on gas to boiling level for 20 minutes then allow it to cool. It will take a few minutes in cooling down. Add lemon syrup to the drink and gallop the drink. It is better to drink it in a lukewarm state. This detox drink works great and it is suitable for people of all ages and … Find more

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De-Tan Your Skin With These Home Remedies

A good sunscreen can protect your skin from tanning but you should also try some home remedies to get rid of those ugly tanning tan lines and sunburn marks. Skin exposed to UV rays tends to become darker as a result of melanin production. The body produces melanin to counter the harmful effects of UV rays.

Try these home remedies to fade tan lines

Cabbage treatment

Cover the affected skin with cold cabbage leaves for 15 minutes and repeat it twice a day to get good results. Use fresh cabbage as the leaves of a drying cabbage won’t work well.

Apply curd

Curd can lighten the tan lines and sunburn marks if you treat the affected skin with curd for 15-20 minutes every day. You can use homemade curd for skin treatment.

Aloe vera

Aloe vera treatment can help in de-tanning the skin in a few days. It has the properties that suppress melanin and reduce pigmentation. Also, it contains anti-inflammatory properties that will further benefit your skin. You can use aloe vera gel directly from a plant if you have one in your garden or buy it from the market.

Bottle gourd juice

It can also help in fading the tan lines and sunburn marks but you need to apply this juice on the tanned area 3 to 4 times a day. The results will be visible within a few days.

Red lentils paste

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Complete Skincare Includes Face And Neck

You spend a lot of time intoning, cleansing, and moisturizing your facial skin but you pay little attention to your neck. It is so because the neck doesn’t come into your skincare routine. While your skincare regime can keep your facial skin young but your neck could reveal your age.

The skin around your neck is an extension of your facial skin….

The neck is as exposed to UV rays and your face is. Also, the skin around the neck is as visible as your face is. If you aren’t taking care of your neck, it will show signs of aging and spoil all your efforts of keeping aging signs at bay. Folds, wrinkles, sagging skin, and vertical bands will start appearing on your neck in the absence of proper care.

The skin around the neck is thinner than other parts hence more prone to premature aging. You can see the signs of aging appearing on your neck even in your 30s but most signs are due to a lack of proper care and lifestyle. For example, most folds on the skin around the neck appear due to repetitive motions or postures like looking at a computer for a long time.

Moisturizing and sunscreen application on neck….

Keep your neck well hydrated with moisturizer. Also, apply sunscreen on your neck to prevent the skin from coming into contact with UV rays. Exfoliation is also a great way to keep the skin around your neck clean of pollutants.

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Exclusive Holi Tips For Skin And Hair Care

Holi is the festival of colors but the colors with synthetic content could harm your hair and skin. So, you need to be careful while reveling in Holi colors with family and friends. If you are already suffering from acne, dandruff, or other skin and hair conditions then you need to more careful about your skin and hair so here are the exclusive Holi tips for skin and hair.

Some of the exclusive Holi tips for skin and hair care are…

Before Holi tips for skin & hair care

Avoid taking any kind of hair or skin treatment at least a week before Holi. For example, you shouldn’t take any skin peeling treatment before the festival.

On Holi

Apply a good amount of oil on your hair and make a bun of the oiled locks. Also, you can wear a dupatta to give extra coverage to your hair.

Exclusive Holi Tips For Skin

To cover skin, you should wear full-body clothes to prevent exposure to the colors as much as possible. Cover your face, neck and upper back with a sunscreen cream. Also, apply an oil-free moisturizing cream before playing with colors.

You can apply oil to other body parts that could be exposed to colors. For better results, you should use thicker oils like almonds and coconut.

After Holi tips

Remove colors from your hair and skin as soon as possible but don’t be harsh with your skin and hair. Colors could be tough on your skin but you can remove them using warm olive oil and lemon juice.

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Learn To Create A DIY Perfume This Summer

Summer has arrived and the heat is on and the hot temperature will make you sweat out a lot. And it will increase your dependence on perfumes and deodorants. There are many choices of different notes including citrusy, floral, fruity, ocean, or woody available in the market. Also, you can prepare your formula.

Prepare your perfume

Perfume is all about notes including base, middle, and top notes. And you are free to add any note to get the right odor. Start making your perfume by choosing a note like flowery, fruity, or woody. Choose one that you like most.

Add notes to your perfume

You need essential oils including one that will provide a definite note to your perfume. The second thing is spirit (alcohol) and water. What note your deodorant will get depends on the essential oils chosen and mixed.

First, you need to make a base for which you can choose any oil like sweet almond oil that is considered an ideal base. Second, you need to add essential oils and finally add a few ounces of alcohol to the solution. Shake the ingredients well and store the perfume in a dark glass bottle. You can use it for up to four weeks.

How to choose a note?

Add lime, orange, bergamot, or mandarin to get a fruity flavor. And if you like a woody spin then go for pine, cedar, or sandalwood. For floral notes, you can choose rose, violet, jasmine, neroli, or ylang-ylang for your homemade perfume.

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This Quick Routine Can Give You Flawless Skin

There’s little need to put on expensive cosmetics or get lengthy treatments for healthy skin when you can keep your skin clean, smooth, soft, and well-toned with the help of a homemade toner.

What is that homemade toner?

You need to mix two important ingredients – aloe vera and rose water – to get the toner that we’re talking about. And the most surprising thing is that you can make it at home.

If you have an aloe vera plant at home, you can pluck its leaf and squeeze the gel from the leaf. But never mind if you don’t have the plant as you can still buy the natural gel from the market.

For rose water, you can use rose petals. Pluck a flower to get fresh petals. A couple of rose petals will be sufficient for making the toner. Blend those petals with gel in a blender until you get a liquid-like formation. It is your toner that you can keep in a bottle for future use.

It will last for up to a week but you can enhance its shelf life by adding vitamin E oil or capsule to the toner. If you want, you can even add a few drops of essential oil to it.

Application

Clean your face before using the toner. Put the toner in a cotton ball and apply it all over your face and neck region. And finish it off with a moisturizer.

Benefits

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Skin And Hair Care Tips For Holi 2021

Holi is a festival of colors but it could be harsh to your skin and hair. But it doesn’t mean that you should miss the celebrations. You need to be a little careful with your skin and hair.

Here’re important tips for pre and post-Holi celebrations to prevent colors from damaging your skin and hair

Pre Holi Skin Care

A little caution and care could help in keeping your skin safe from the irritating side-effects of Holi-colors

• Start with applying oil on your skin over your hands, forearms, neck, and upper back to create a protective layer against the colors.

• Cover your face with quality sunscreen to prevent the skin from sun rays and the colors.

• Paint your nails to prevent Holi colors from spoiling your nails. Apply one or two coats of nail paint according to the quality and consistency of the nail paint.

Pre Holi Hair Care

Your tresses are more vulnerable to Holi color as the colored grains of Gulal can penetrate inside and sit on the roots of the locks.

• Apply a good amount of quality hair oil on your locks. Make sure that the oil seeps deep inside the locks.

• Try tying the locks together to prevent exposure to Holi colors. You can try a single knot or make braids.

• It will be much better if you can wear a hair mask a few days before the celebrations begin.

Post Holi Skin Care

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Women Gang of Bollywood Loves This Liquid Face Pack

Many B-town actresses have skin that glows as much in real life as in reel life. Yami Gautam, Kareena Kapoor, Alia Bhatt and Nusrat Bharucha are the actresses we are talking about. But the most surprising thing is that they all rely on home remedies to keep their skin glowing.

Herbal Liquid Face Pack….

The best thing about this face pack is its ingredients that are easily available in every home. You need a few drops of honey, some rosewater, glycerine and lemon juice.

Together they all make a face pack you can wear to get glowing skin. The lemon juice will strengthen the defense mechanism of your skin and honey will give the much-needed moisturizer.

It is how you need to wear this face pack….

Since it is a liquid pack, you can massage your skin with gentle hands to press the ingredients against the skin cells. The gentle pressure will help the cells soak the ingredients.

Massage the liquid face pack all over the face and leave it to dry. When the first layer is dried, you need to wear the second layer in the same way you put on the first layer. Allow the face pack to dry for 10 minutes and wash it with fresh water. Continue this face pack for seven days to see dramatic results on the glow on your face.

Prepare your skin for the liquid face pack treatment….

For better results, you need to clean your face. Exfoliate your skin using rice flour or coffee powder or whichever way you feel comfortable … Find more