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Body Care Techniques

Today I am going to share some useful techniques for your body:

  • Oil like almond oil which is rich in Vitamin E is a best element that should be used for removing makeup as it will never leave any trace of makeup as well as nourishes the skin.
  • You should massage your body with oils before taking bath to relive body stress and pain. It will ensure healthy functioning of your body.
  • It will be best to use lemon patches to lighten the dark patches but remember it not to use lemon for dry skin.
  • Preparing Ubtan at home is very easy and it is best to use homemade ubtan for your body care to get fresher skin. You can use Bridal Ubtan Recipe for your routine use.
  • Use body masks of turmeric powder, sandalwood and chickpea flour.
  • Neem Leaf powder can also be used in body masks for freshness.
  • For people having lots of body hair should remove hair by using mixture of sugar and lemon juice. Click Here to Learn Proper Waxing.
  • You can also make wax cream at home by following the set of instructions for Home Homemade Sugaring Kits.
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Ideas for Smokey Eyes Makeup

The classical Smokey eye looks attractive and charming. It provide you a perfect look for a night out party or day at office, the sharpness of Smokey eye makeup is up to you. You can give a perfect Smokey look to your eyes by following some simple tips.

Things You Need

  • Eye primer
  • 2 Eye shadows (One light and one darker)
  • Eyeliner
  • Makeup brushes
  • Mascara

Tips

  • Prepare eyelid with shadow base or primer. Keep your eyelid oil-free because the eye shadow start melting into eyelid crease as the day goes on. Therefore start with primer because this will prevent shadow from fading.
  • If you want typical black, brown and gray Smokey eye makeup then apply liner in one of those colors from first inner eye lash to outer corner on the top and bottom, draw thick line in the middle of eye. If you want for a jewel-toned eye then you can use purple, blue or deep green liner. Gel or creamy eyeliner pencil provide you a perfect look.
  • Blend different colors in bottom lashes to give it a full smudge effect. You should coat eye shadow brush with deep accent shadow color and brush into crease of eye. Apply eye shadow in V-shape toward outer corner of eye then down to create a Smokey effect.
  • You can combine a lighter base with darker tone. Stroke a light shimmery shadow over lids of your brow bone.
  • You can use darker or blended eye shadows according to your choice. Blend brush into eye shadow color and use it on your lash line, blend it up until eye liner disappears. Only blend colors into lash but avoid from deep colors into crease.
  • Finish your eye makeup with several coats of mascara. You should use good quality mascara. If you are applying dark make up then put focus on either eyes or lips not on both.

Tips for Glowing Skin

Having smooth and glowing skin is everyone’s dream specially women are keenly interested in the beauty of their skin. Glowing skin adds the beauty of face and makes the women prominent among others. During winter skin become dry and hard and there is need to take special care of skin in summer season. Here are some natural tips for your convenience that will make your skin glowing and smooth and you will feel the difference.

Have a look on these natural care tips:

  1. Rubbing a piece of papaya on face and neck can give better results regarding smooth and glowing skin.
  2. Make a paste of mashed banana and milk and apply on face for 20 minutes. Then wash the face with cold water. Your skin will glow.
  3. Honey is the best for all types of skins and you can apply honey on face and neck for some minutes and then wash. You will see that your skin is much smooth and glowing than before.
  4. Mixture of honey and egg white is also very useful for making skin glow and smooth.
  5. Paste of fresh fenugreek leaves give better results for skin problems as pimples, early appearance of wrinkles, blackheads and dryness of face skin.
  6. Mix lemon juice, honey and vegetable oil together and apply on face for 10 minutes and see the results.
  7. Cucumber is much better for having soft, smooth and glowing skin. Mix them in milk and use as cleaners.
  8. Apply Vaseline on your body after shower and again take shower after 1 hour. Practice it twice in a month. It will smooth your body skin.
  9. Boil cabbage in water and use that water for washing your face. It is much better for smooth and glowing skin.

10.  Apply a mixture of honey and milk on your face as it will clean your skin and you will find soft, smooth and glowing skin.

The tips mentioned above are much better for smooth and glowing skin. If you apply it you will definitely add your beauty and quality of skin as well.

Greasy Hair Care Tips

Having oily/greasy hair is a very common problem. Mostly people apply more and more shampoo to get rid of oily hair but it is very harmful for hair. Here are some special tips for people suffering from this problem. These tips will surely help them all to make their greasy hair normal or reduce the oil.

  • You can use baby shampoo or a mild shampoo to cure oily hair.
  • Wash oily/greasy hair on daily basis but avoid using high pH shampoo.
  • Dilute your shampoo before applying by mixing some water into it.
  • Always wash your hair with cool water. You can also rinse you hair with lukewarm water.
  • If your hair are very oily then don’t use any conditioner.
  • Avoid using shiny hair products or gels etc.
  • If you have extremely greasy hair, vinegar rinse will be better for you. Take one part vinegar and 4 parts water, mix and rinse on your hair to cure greasy hair.
  • Don’t brush your hair too much as extra brushing will cause more oil.
  • You can also use lemon juice diluted with water as vinegar rinse for extremely greasy/oily hair.
  • Make a mixture of tea water, lemon juice and henna and apply this mixture on you hair. Leave it for two hours and rinse it off.

Tips for Fair Complexion

Here I want to share some tips for fair complexion and glowing skin. Natural color and appearance of skin is called complexion. Everyone wish to look attractive and fair. Some people have naturally fair complexion but some people need to take some steps to get fair complexion. Whatever you do for fair complexion, apply the same tip on your neck and hands also. Don’t leave practicing the tips abruptly as if you are doing a tips on daily basis and want to leave it, first enhance gap like do the same practice once a week for one moth then once in 15 days and then finally you can switch from that practice. If you also want pinkish white complexion, follow the tips given below:

  • Take some almonds, soak them in milk for whole night and grind them into fine paste next. Apply this paste of your neck and face. Do this practice for one month on regular basis. Apply the paste for whole night and wash in the morning with cold water.
  • Drink plenty of water and one glass of milk early in the morning.
  • Eat healthy diet and live happy.
  • Apply mixture of lemon juice and pure honey on the face. Leave it on your face for 20 minutes and wash off.
  • Rinse your face with cold water with few drops of rose water in it.
  • For dry skin take cucumber paste and mix it with honey and apply the paste on your face.
  • Take some gram flour, milk, lime juice. Make mixture of all these ingredients and apply on your face and neck and leave for 15 minutes. For significant results, repeat this practice for one month daily and then once a week.

Pimple Removal Face Mask

If you look toward the active ingredients list of high quality skin care products then you will be surprised to see that the most of these products are available in your kitchen. Now you can imagine that you can save your money by making an inexpensive facial mask at home which is more effective and free from any chemical then ready made face mask. You can easily prepare acne-reduce face mask at home. The home made acne reduce mask help you to reduce acne, bad oils which cause pimples etc. This home made mask use two highly effective natural astringents such as fresh lemon juice and apple cider vinegar. You can keep this mask in refrigerator for about one week and this mask can be used on other area of skin where the breakouts may occur.

  • Take some rolled oats and lemon juice and put these ingredients in a blender to turn them into smooth and creamy paste.
  • Transfer all contents of blender in a small bowl and add apple cider vinegar into this mixture. Stir it thoroughly with the help of disposable stirrer or wooden spoon to mix it well.
  • Transfer all mixture into a sterilized glass jar and put the lid on the jar. Before first application put the jar in refrigerator to infuse over night. Stir well before use and all subsequent applications.
  • Apply this mask only on pimples and blemishes and let the mask fully dry before rinsing with light warm water.
  • Don’t store any type of home made mask in aluminum container because heavy metals can enter into body through pores.
  • Use this mask only once or twice a week and try to use fresh and organic ingredients for preparation of mask. Don’t leave the mask for more than recommended time.

Tips for Glowing Skin in Summer

Changes in season affect our skin a lot and our skin becomes dull and rough. We need to do special care of our skin with changes in season. Skin should be taken care of differently in different seasons hence you need to change your skin care methods in summer. Here is a set of special expert instructions to be followed to get glowing skin in summer season:

  • Drink plenty of water in summer season and eat healthy diet.
  • Make a paste of Multani Mitti and rose water. Apply this paste on your face and other parts of your skin you want to take care of. It is best to apply this paste near eyes to get rid of dark circles.
  • Take a grated raw potato and wrap it under your eyes for 15 minutes. Apply eye creams after this treatment to remove dark circles under eyes.
  • Make a paste of honey, orange juice, multani mitti and rose water. Apply this paste on skin for 10 – 15 minutes. This method is best to preserve dry skin in summer season.
  • Make a paste of papaya pulp and lemon juice. Apply this paste on your skin for 15 – 20 minutes and rinse it off. This method is best for oily skin type.
  • Mud mask is best for glowing skin in summer season.
  • Make a paste of Multani Mitti, honet, mashed papaya and rose water. Apply this paste on your skin. Wash it off when it starts to get dry.
  • Apply paste of banana and milk on your face for 15 – 20 minutes and rinse it with cold water. It is best for glowing skin.
  • Give steam to your skin with help of towel to open and clean your pores.
  • Apply plain honey for smooth and glowing skin.
  • Take turmeric powder (Haldi) and orange juice. Mix them together to make a paste. Use it as scrub on your face and neck and wash it with cold water.
  • Cucumber is best to give cool effects to your skin. It acts as a cleaner and controls skin oil.
  • Cleanse your skin before going to bed in routine.

All these tips are suggested by skin professionals and are best to keep your skin glowing even in summer season. These tips prevent our skin from damages in harsh summer season. Pay a little bit attention to your skin and look beautiful.