Beauty comes from the inside. You’ve must have heard this statement at least once before. There is a lot of truth to it, and although sometimes it can be hard to believe, we all should try to live by this statement even more. This is why we’ve collected all of these tips for you so that you can always feel and look your best no matter what.
To protect your hair from heat damage, let it air dry as often as possible. Between the curling and straightening irons and the hair dryer, you can put entirely too much heat stress on your hair and scalp. Use your hair dryer at the lowest setting if is neccesary to use it to dry your hair. By doing this, your hair will stay soft for years to come.
If you are light skinned or have light hair you may want to consider tinting your eyebrows. This will enhance the color of your eyebrows and will draw attention to your eyes and brows. You can tint your eyebrows by yourself and can find the the tint at most beauty stores.
Because of all the chemicals in shampoos and conditioners it is actually recommended to not shampoo and condition every day, especially multiple times daily. To maintain hair condition and not damage it, most beauticians recommend shampooing and conditioning every other day at maximum. This prevents you from damaging your hair with all the chemicals in it.
Let your hair cool off after blow drying it. Letting your hair cool will help set your hair style. If your hair has a hard time holding any style try using hairspray while blow drying it, using curling irons or hot rollers. This will ensure your hairstyle stays put.
Pale or sparse eyebrows can be quickly and easily filled in to make them appear thicker and fuller. Use a disposable mascara wand to brush on dark brown eye shadow or mascara onto the brows, then comb it through with another disposable brush to smooth out the color and remove clumps.
Use eye drops to liven up your face. Tired eyes can bring down your whole look. Keep a small bottle of eye drops in your bag and use them periodically, especially when sitting in front of your computer. They will not only freshen up your eyes, but make them sparkle too.
Try to avoid very hot water when showering or bathing. In hot water, your pores will open and your skin’s natural oils can escape. If you already have large pores, hot water will help you clean them, and it just washes away. Bath in warm water instead to ensure your skin will be soft and supple. Your energy bill will go down as a side effect.
Use a tiny bit of a teabag on a ripped fingernail to repair it. Start by dumping out the leaves in the teabag. Next, cut a piece from the empty teabag large enough to cover the tear in your nail. Then put the trimmed out piece over the tear, and use a clear nail polish to paint over the whole thing.
Replace your pricy toners, moisturizers, and cleansers with castile soap, witch hazel, aloe, and other natural materials. Your skin will glow and look healthy with these natural beauty products. If aloe alone is not providing enough moisture, add to it some vitamin E oil. If medicated toners are required, you can always add some tea tree oil.
Make sure that your blush and your lip color are in harmony. If you are using blush, it is important to make sure that it matches the color you are using for your lips. Pink should be with pink, red with red, etc. If the colors vary too greatly from one another, they will clash terribly.
Here is a beauty tip! Warm your concealer before using it! Often when you put concealer on it can come off looking thick and caked. You have to know how to conceal your concealer. First warm it by rubbing it in circular motion on the back of your hand! Then use your finger to apply.
If you have dry skin, or older looking skin, you need to be exfoliating on a weekly basis. You should also do this if you are applying any kind of tanning lotion. You want to exfoliate first to get the most out of the tanning lotion you are using.
For those days when you have skimped on sleep the previous night and it shows in your eyes, skip lining or applying mascara to your lower lash line. Put the focus on your lids and upper lashes, and you are less likely to accentuate dark circles, making you look even more tired.
Ingrown hairs can be avoided by applying lotion to the skin on a daily basis. You should use lotion right after you shave so that ingrown hairs won’t form. Dry skin increases the risk of ingrown hairs, and daily use of lotion can reduce this risk. This will make existing ingrown hairs come out, and stop new ones from forming.
To boost your hair’s shine when you wash it in the sink or shower, give it a final rinse under really cold water, if you can stand it. The cold water helps to seal the hair’s cuticle, making your tresses look smoother, shinier, and less frizzy than rinsing with hot water.
For a boost of sun protection for your everyday products, look for foundation and moisturizer with an SPF of 15 or higher. Sun damage causes fine lines, wrinkles, and even skin cancer, so the extra dose of protection from products you use anyway can help keep your facial skin looking younger longer.
If you feel good about yourself, then you will automatically feel more beautiful. These are all great tips that you can utilize in your every day life that will help you feel beautiful both on the inside and on the outside. If you use these to help you feel good, then you will be the most beautiful of them all!