Tip #1 Cleansing
Leave your regular cleansing routine aside for a few days. As a Diwali special, swap your cleansing milk for rose water, honey, turmeric, sandalwood paste, or evena saffron face wash to boast glowing skin naturally. You can try Olay Total Effects Cream Cleanser to fight the 7 signs of ageing!
Tip #2 Banana honey face pack for extra dry skin
Don’t throw away overripe bananas. Mash them up, add some honey and apply the mix on your face and neck for super soft skin. Wash off after 15 mins.
Tip #3 Hydrate your skin
After the face pack, refresh your face with a cold water and eucalyptus soak. Add a few drops of the eucalyptus oil to a bowl of cold water.Soak a towel in it. Squeeze it and place on your face to relax and seal in the moisture.
Tip #4 Use softer shades
Your clothes and jewellery are gorgeously striking. Complement the look with pastel shades of makeup.These are a few beauty tips for Diwali. Try them and your guests will wonder how you found the time for a spa in all the flawless planning.
Tip #5 Fatty Fish
Fish that are high in omega-3 fatty acids have incredible beauty benefits,including glowing skin and shiny strands. About three percent of the hair shaft is made up of omega-3 fatty acids.They’re found in cell membranes on your scalp and in the natural oils that keep your scalp and hair hydrated.While salmon is usually the superstar choice, Foy says mackerel, sardines and anchovies are even better.‘They’re great because they’re at the bottom of the food chain, so they’re not living for very long,
Tip #6 fatty acids
We all got the message about the benefits of eating whole avocados;
now it’s the oil that’s getting all the attention. Avocados contain good amounts of vitamins A, D and E and omega-9 fatty acids‘ one of the building blocks of healthy skin ‘ which is highly concentrated in the oil. All of these nutrients help to even out skin tone over time when added to your diet regularly. Avocado oil has a high smoke point, so it’s versatile enough to use when sautéing or roasting veggies or as a drizzle on a cold summer soup.
Tip #7 egg
Whether you enjoy them sunny side up for breakfast or boiled and sliced cold over a green salad,
eggs are serious healthy-hair helpers. One of their key ingredients is sulfur, an essential nutrient that helps with everything from vitamin B absorption to liver function (your body’s detox organ). Sulfur is also necessary for the production of collagen and keratin, which help create and maintain shiny locks, strong nails and glowing skin.
Tip #8 Make your own face mask.
Whisk 1 tablespoon of plain yogurt with a few drops of sesame oil. Apply the mixture to your face, throat and upper chest and leave it on for 15 minutes. Mash a banana and mix in a little bit of honey. Apply the mixture to your skin for 15 minutes. Combine 2 tablespoons mashed avocado, 1/4 cup whipping cream, 1/2 teaspoon of olive oil and 1 teaspoon of calendula petals.
Leave the mixture on your face for 15 minutes before rinsing it off.Peel a mango and mash the flesh. Apply the pulp to your face and leave it on for a few minutes to clean and tighten your pores. Then, rinse it off.Bring water to a simmer in a saucepan. Drop an apple into the water and simmer it until it turns soft. Take the apple out, mash it and add 1 teaspoon of lemon juice and 1 teaspoon of peppermint leaves.
Smear the mixture on your face and rinse it off after 5 minutes.
Scramble an egg. Don’t use your spatula to break the egg into pieces; leave it in 1 large piece.
Place the egg on your face and keep it there until the egg starts to harden. If you have oily skin, use an egg white instead of the whole egg
Tip #9 Flex those facial muscles
You’re dressed in Dior and are wearing the most expensive baubles, your Louis Vuitton bag is perfect yet you need something to complete the look. Your smile! While we spend much time, energy and money on honing our bodies and looks, we forget to express our inner joy and happiness. And this is from a simple stretch of the lips…reaching the eyes!
So smile more, make yourself look beautiful and add beauty to the world as well!
Tip # 10 Make Sudarshan Kriya your beauty mantra
Do you think breathing right could rid you of spots and pimples? Yes, its true! When we are relaxed,
outer manifestations of stress like pimples and rashes reduce. The Sudarshan Kriya breathing technique releases accumulated stresses from both the body and the mind making us relaxed, restoring harmony and balance in our constitution.
Tip # 11 Lemon to Get Glowing Skin at Home Naturally
Lemon is known for its anti-tanning properties. It helps to reduce the dark spots and also helps in getting rid of the blemishes.Apply lemon on the darkened areas. Keep for 10 minutes and wash off with cold water. Lemon should not be used on cuts and wounds as it will cause a burning sensation. While you are applying lemon, don’t expose yourself to sunlight.
Tip # 12 Get Glowing Skin at Home with Tomato
Attending the La Tomatina festival every month could have made it easy to get a fair skin.
Tomato is also a skin lightening agent. It also absorbs all the oil of your face and treat the open pores of your face. Make tomato pulp in the required quantity and apply it to your skin. Leave it for some time so that it dries. Rinse it off with water.
Tomato gives your skin a pinkish glow.
Tip # 13 Get Glowing Skin at Home with Sandalwood
Nothing can beat this age-old home remedy of getting fairer skin.
Make a paste of sandalwood and some turmeric. You can also add almond oil to it.
Apply this paste to your face. Keep it for some time.
Then start massaging it in circular motion. Finally, wash off with cold water.
This will help in skin lightening and will also give a glow to your face.
The main thing is that nothing can ever substitute the CTM routine. Cleansing,
Toning and Moisturizing will ensure that your skin doesn’t get tanned much. Also,
don’t forget to use a good quality sunscreen lotion before stepping out of the house to keep that fairness and glow intact!
Tip # 14 Nourish your skin
You cannot expect to have glowing skin if you don’t nourish it properly.
Right before going to bed apply a thick layer of nourishing face cream.
Look for a product that contains more natural ingredients such as Aloe Vera, honey,
chamomile, almond oil, olive oil, vitamins (especially vitamin C), minerals and essential oils.
In the morning cleanse your face with a mild facial cleanser and gently massage your face with light,
circular motions to improve blood circulation and to make your skin glowing.
Tip # 15 Apply a mask
The best time for applying facial mask is after steaming your face,
because the pores are open and the mask will be able to penetrate deeply into the skin.
Choose a face mask that suits your skin type and apply it once or twice a week. A brightening mask works great to bring
back the glow to your face buy you might decide to try another mask – there are great firming, nourishing, purifying and
hydrating facial masks on the market specially designed for every skin type.