Happy Healthy Holiday Tip (Day 5!) – two more days before I share my big surprise (can you guess what it might be?! – and no – I’m not pregnant 😂).
Today we chat about the power of small steps. I’m using exercise as an example, but you can apply this to anything that feels relevant for you right now.
Remember, better feels better! And every small step counts ❤️
Learn Beauty Tips And Tricks Here
Many people think that when it comes to beauty that you either have it or you don’t. This isn’t necessarily the case. The advice found here can help you find your inner beauty and let it shine. Beauty is much more than a pretty face; a good personality is needed too.
If you want an effective method of keeping your skin safe from harmful solar radiation, wear sunscreen. When deciding on which brand is right for you, look for a sunscreen with quality, natural ingredients that are beneficial to your skin like antioxidants and vitamins. Using these ingredients will protect and nourish the skin to keep it looking youthful.
New products called mattifying lotions are perfect for any makeup kit because they can be applied anywhere on the face that appears slick from excessive oils. These lotions often have a creamy or heavy gel consistency and can be applied without a mirror; it also provides a smooth foundation upon which your makeup can be applied.
If you feel your face is too square, soften the angles with a creamy coral or rose blush, applied lightly and blended well. Apply the blush with your fingers on the apples of the cheeks, then, using gentle, tugging motions, spread the color outward and upward towards your temples.
Tired of dealing with lots of frizzies and fly aways? Rub lotion into your hands and then very gently run over the frizzy part of your hair. This helps those annoying strands to lay flat with the rest of your hair and become non-existent for the duration of the day.
Pick a foundation that is dermatologist approved and matches your natural skin tone well. Some foundations can clog your pores quite easily if you have sensitive skin, so find one that is oil-free as well. This will help keep your pores clear and help make your face look great and oil-free all day.
Create the illusion of less deep-set eyes by using lightly colored eyeshadow to the entire eyelid. The light colors will appear to come forward, whereas a darker liner or shadow would have the reverse affect, making the eyes appear to recede further into the face. The color you apply should be light and very subtle.
For the healthiest skin, hair and nails, eat healthy foods. Beautiful skin is most common for those who are healthy throughout. Make sure your diet contains a variety of nutrients. Make sure each meal is full of whole grain food and substances that contain the needed amounts of zinc, protein, and iron for your health and appearance.
Make your skin more beautiful by eating fruit. If you have a sweet tooth, and satiate it with sugar, you can quickly see it on your skin. You can feed your sweet tooth, and your skin, by eating sweet fruit in place of anything sugary. When you do this, your skin won’t be the only beneficiary.
Give your face a monthly beauty treatment. You do not need to go to a spa to get your skin in its best shape. You can, instead, give yourself a complete facial at home. Start with a product to exfoliate, follow with a mudpack, next apply an astringent, and finish with a deep moisturizer.
To make red lipstick last longer, apply powder and lip liner to your lips before applying the lipstick. First, powder your lips with your usual face powder. Next, draw a line around your lips and fill them in with a red lip liner. Finally, apply the red lipstick on top of the powder and liner, blotting with a tissue to remove any excess lipstick.
Keep to a schedule for maximum beauty benefit. You do not have to schedule everything, but you do need to schedule your meals. Studies have shown that people who are consistent with their routines concerning food and drink, look years younger, and live longer, than people who are sporadic with their eating times.
If you have time for nothing else, focus on your eyebrows. Sometimes you might not have time to do your makeup. This is fine. However, if you still want to pull a look together, try focusing on your eyebrows. Shape them, brush them and be sure to fill them in. Eyebrows are often the focus of your face.
Separate products for softening, protecting, and coloring are no longer necessary! Try using a tinted moisturizer instead of a typical foundation. You can save yourself a lot of time and money buying a lightly tinted moisturizer with a sunscreen to replace the heavier old-fashioned foundations and creams.
Many women like to use concealer under their foundation. If you’ve run out of concealer, or can’t find it, look inside the cap of your foundation. Liquid and lotion foundations tend to collect and thicken inside the cap and will work well in a pinch as an emergency concealer.
Make sure you discover how you can fit in your beauty tactics with your busy schedule. This way, you can accomplish your goals in multiple, small chunks of time. Trying to do all of it in one day can be overwhelming and you might give up.
Beauty is in the details, so you may have to spend a little bit of time on the small things that are often overlooked. This could mean using a good exfoliant in the shower or learning the correct way to shave your face or your legs. These small things add up to a much better you.
If your skin looks like it could use a wake-up, try this idea. Use a hot, damp washcloth (with a few drops of your favorite essential oil on it, or plain is fine too) and press it gently against your face for a minute. Finish with a splash of very cold water. The heat will improve your facial circulation and open your pores, while the cold water will tighten your skin and wake you up generally.
It is not true that you either possess beauty or you don’t. Even if you see yourself as an ugly duckling, you can make yourself pretty with the advice in this article. Instead of focusing on your imperfections, concentrate on positive things.