Bridal beauty, the glow on the face of a bride; these are phrases that we hear often enough before a wedding. But how is it that every bride looks so gorgeous on the day of her wedding? While the happiness that the day brings definitely adds to the charm of the bride, it also has a lot to do with the fact that most brides follow a stringent beauty regimen before their wedding. And why not? After all, everyone wants to look their best on the day of their nuptials. We tell you how to ensure that you are every bit the glowing bride on your big day.
Beauty Tips to Follow Before Your Wedding
Every bride looks gorgeous on the day of her wedding. It is generally a foregone conclusion. But, it does take months of getting ready for the D-day. It is important that you follow a good cleansing program. Do not forget the mantra of cleansing, toning, and moisturizing. Try to use a skin exfoliating cream or face pack at least once in a week. Take appointments for regular facials, skin cleaning procedures, manicures, and pedicures. It is
Beauty and femininity go hand in hand. Every woman loves to look beautiful. It is not that only those women who think they are not good-looking, and want to look stunning. Even some of the most beautiful women wish to look more attractive. Many of them make a lot of effort to improve their physical appearance. They spend a lot of time in selecting the right skin cream, makeup, clothing, etc. However, all these things can make them to look good only temporarily. For a permanent effect, they have to make themselves beautiful from within. If you feel the same, here are some tips that will help you out.
When you are aware of your likes and dislikes, it will improve your confidence level and make you a better person. Identify the uniqueness that you have and cultivate it. As a result, you will feel good about yourself and your personality will shine. Do not get carried away by the negative opinions of other people about you. You should know that most people say such things just to feel good about themselves.
Be happy and content with the way you look
Makeup brushes need to be cleaned at least once a week. Always wash brushes with warm water and shampoo. Never leave them standing with the bristles facing up. The bristles may lose hold in the ferrule, with water entering the glue that binds them together.
For the perfect, flawless look, good makeup products are essential; however, the tools, like makeup brushes, that you use are equally important. Wrong brushes, even with the best of products, also can ruin your gorgeous makeover. For beginners, choosing the right brush from a variety of options can be confusing.
So, you are new to the whole world of makeup, and sure, there are complete sets of brushes or assembled kits that you could buy. But some brushes in the kit are never really used, and customizing helps you choose what suits you. In this Buzzle article, we have simplified the task of choosing the right makeup brushes for you. Below is a list of essential brushes for makeup, along with their purpose explained. So, when you head out to buy your first set of makeup brushes, you know which ones are
Wrinkles, laugh lines, and crow’s feet, these are some of the common facial problems that you have to deal with once the aging process starts. Most women, including a number of celebrities, try to turn back the aging tide by investing in plastic surgery or chemical injections. Other much hyped treatments like botox and microdermabrasion are not only invasive and time-consuming, but can also burn a hole in your pocket. Face lift creams have recently hit the market as an anti-aging skin care product. They are affordable and a safer alternative to surgery. So can a simple non-surgical face lift cream actually help you regain your youthful look? Here is a look at some of the factors that make these creams the popular method of reducing the ugly wrinkles and age lines.
Acetyl Hexapeptide: Also known as Argireline, this amino acid is a clinically proven anti-aging ingredient that reduces the fine lines and wrinkles by reducing the amount of nerve stimulation in the area. Used around the mouth, eyes, and forehead, this ingredient can effectively reduce the fine lines and wrinkles.
Hyaluronic Acid: Hyaluronic acid, also known as Hyaluronan or HA, is usually present in the skin dermis. Its water
No matter who you are on the inside, if your face flaunts rich, glowing skin, and a dazzling smile, it is likely to send across positive vibrations to those who look upon it. So where does all that wisdom about beauty being skin deep and seeking beauty of the soul by looking beyond the face go? Well, they remain confined to the few deep thinkers and a handful of philosophers who form an insignificant minority of the human society. Intelligentsia has, indeed, been confined to a minority status since the very dawn of civilization! That being said, I request the lector benevole not to doubt my sense of visual aesthetics! Beauty is, by no means, something that shouldn’t be coveted! Many a philosopher and poet has sung praises glorifying material and physical beauty, besides immortalizing the beauty of the mind and the soul.
Your facial features and skin, along with the hair on your head, together make your face look the way it does. As such, the quality of these directly affects the way you look. As much as well formed features, porcelain skin, and a luxuriant mane can add to the aesthetic appeal of your face, unhealthy skin
Let’s get the supplies
2) Carrier oil (sweet almond oil, jojoba oil, olive oil, etc.)
3) Fragrance oil of our choice (sandalwood, rose, vanilla, etc.)
4) Container to hold the perfume
5) Double boiler
How to make it
1) Depending on our requirement, crush the beeswax in a container and add equal amount of carrier oil to it.
2) Heat the mixture of crushed beeswax and carrier oil using a double boiler. If a double boiler is not available, place the container carrying the mixture in boiling water.
3) Once the beeswax has melt completely, add the selected fragrance oil to it, and stir using a thin stick.
4) After mixing properly, pour the mixture in the final container and leave it to harden for 30 minutes.
Using Petroleum Jelly
Let’s get the supplies
1) Petroleum jelly (original clear Vaseline can be used for best results)
2) Carrier oil (sweet almond oil, jojoba oil, olive oil, etc.)
3) Fragrance oil of our choice (sandalwood, rose, vanilla, etc.)
4) Container too hold the perfume
5) Small container to mix the oils
6) Double boiler
How to make it
1) Take half a spoon of carrier oil
I know that I’m painting a picture which isn’t true to majority of the population wanting to look younger at the age of 50. However, it is better to educate ourselves that by walking on unguided pathways, these mistakes are quite possible. Looking younger at 50 is possible, only if you plan your methods accordingly. And with this article, we would like to bring you some helpful tips and suggestions on how someone can look younger even at (or after) 50. Take a look.
Look Younger Even in Your 50s
The point here isn’t to literally turn the hands of time but it wouldn’t hurt to age gracefully. Instead of opting for risky cosmetic surgeries and spending a ton on Botox injections, there are safer choices which can give your body, mind, and soul to feel younger than never before.
- Regardless of you age, you should always wear sunscreen when you are going outside in the sun. It is said that the harmful UV rays from the sun is one of the main culprits for wrinkles, fine lines, and age spots on our skin.
- This one is for the ladies – Applying makeup is a good way to hide wrinkles,
Combination skin can be easily characterized by dry cheeks and an oily t-zone – forehead, nose, and chin. This is because the sebaceous glands are over-active in the t-zone and the rest of the face is relatively dehydrated. As such, the cheeks feel dry and tight after washing. Also, the t-zone is prone to the development of several blackheads, whiteheads, acne breakouts, and blemishes, due to the prevalence of large skin pores in this area. Many people develop this combination skin as a result of both, internal and external factors, such as stress, anxiety, physical health, lack of exercise, improper diet, environment, and one’s overall lifestyle. However, taking care of it is not such a difficult task, once you know what to do. It can easily be combated, and leave you with healthy, glowing skin.
As mentioned before, you need to follow a routine that will take care of dry skin and oily skin, separately. Adopting this approach is essential, because if you undertake treatment only for oily skin it will leave the dry patches drier, and if you undertake treatment for dry skin, it will further enhance the oily zones. Take a look at these special skin care
For most women, the struggle to pick the right blush is unending. With so many amazing shades out there, it sure is a tough job to zero in on the one that suits you the most. But, we are here to tell you that there’s no need to be overwhelmed by it. With some useful tips to choose a blush for your skin, you can easily get natural- and subtle-looking makeup every time.
Finding Your Skin Undertone
What is skin undertone? There are three types of undertones―cool, neutral, or warm. What this means is that an undertone is the color that is underneath your skin. Even though your skin tone may alter over time due to sun exposure, age, pollution, etc., the undertone will remain the same.
There are two tests you can do at home to determine your skin undertone.
1. To do the first test, you need to stand outside where there is direct sunlight. Hold out your arm, palm facing upward, and look at the color of your veins.
2. For the second test, you will require one silver bracelet and one gold bracelet. Now, wear both on either arm to see which one looks better
Women of African-American origin or black women often find it difficult to get their makeup right. The trouble starts with the choice of right cosmetic for their skin tones. In the past, not many cosmetic companies specialized in products that were exclusively meant for black women. Therefore, they had to put up with cosmetics that looked unnatural upon them. However, nowadays, there are quite a few companies which cater to the needs of black women.
Natural makeup for black women start with identifying one’s skin undertone. It is not justified to label all black women as ‘women with dark brown skin’, as there are several shades of browns and even beige, which account for ‘dark skin.’ Thus, your first step would be to identify your skin tone and the undertone. Most black women have blue undertone, however, those with lighter skin color may have pink or gold undertone.
Once you get your skin tone right, the next step is to shop for the right cosmetics. Choosing a correct foundation is a basic and one of the most important natural makeup ideas. You need to choose a foundation that perfectly blends with your skin. You have an option
How do you feel when you have to attend a party the following day and you get a cluster of painful red bumps on your face? You constantly worry if your makeup will further flare up the acne on your face. You need to consider a lot of things before choosing makeup for your acne prone skin. One of the most important things is to opt for a good oil-free foundation as well as a primer.
Cosmetics for Acne Prone Skin
~ The face cream or the moisturizer you choose must be free from lanolin and isopropyl myristate.
Instead of heavy moisturizers, use serums and light water based lotions that are capable of restoring the moisture balance without letting it dry.
~ The foundation you choose must be non-comedogenic (one that does not clog pores).
~ You can opt for a mineral makeup or liquid makeup containing organic botanical extracts, titanium oxide and zinc oxide with anti bacterial properties.
~ Choose a cleanser specially formulated for acne containing salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide that are capable of controlling acne.
~ You should never apply cosmetics with dimethicone and bismuth oxychloride as they clog the pores present on your skin.
~ You should never
From now on, look beautiful we shall, but only by means of the miracles of mother Nature, and more importantly, without breaking the bank. None of us have a clue as to what happened to the tenderness, the glow, and the youthfulness that our skin once had. However, there is one thing I can tell you right in the beginning, start listening to your skin before it stops listening to you. With that said, allow me to help you figure out how to keep your skin healthy and clean so that acne does not break out on the very day you have to go for a party, and you do not have to wage a daily battle against the blemishes on your skin with a gamut of foundations and concealers.
A clear and healthy skin will seem a distant reality if you do not maintain personal hygiene. Washing your face at least twice a day, refusing to share towels, protecting your skin from dirt, etc., are some basic measures you need to follow. In addition, keeping your skin always moisturized, protecting it from the harsh UV rays, and cleansing your it regularly can help you attain that goal of
The natural color and appearance of one’s skin is called complexion. You will find that the human skin complexion ranges from black to pinkish white. The skin complexion depends on the presence of melanin under your skin. It is seen that people living in sunny areas have darker skin color and people in colder areas have fairer or brown skin. This is nature’s way of preventing skin cancer, due to the sun’s harmful UV rays.
Yet, many people want to have a flawless, fair complexion. But a fair skin depends on the ethnic background and genes. Even then, people are always looking for ways to make their skin lighter and fairer. You can try to become fairer with cosmetic surgeries and treatments, but these are really expensive and not affordable for all. Also, they have high chances of bad side effects. The best option to lighten your skin is by following natural tips for lighter complexion. And those with a naturally fair complexion can also follow them to maintain their light skin color. The following section will give you pointers on how to get lighter complexion naturally.
Natural Tips for Fair Complexion
Many times, skin turns to a darker shade
Sea Salt Removes Dry, Flaky, Dead Skin
Wet your face and apply a couple of tablespoons of sea salt, then GENTLY massage with a wet washcloth or fingers. Focus on the T-zone and cheeks, but avoid the eye area. After one or two minutes, rinse with cold water to tighten the pores. It is important to do this regularly, once per week for the best effect. You can use this as a body scrub as well.
Fruity Lip Gloss
1 tablespoon solid shortening
1 tablespoon fruit-flavored powdered drink mix
1 small container
Mix shortening and drink mix together in a microwave safe bowl till smooth. Place this in the microwave on high for 30 seconds until mix becomes a liquid. Pour into clean container, or any other small airtight container. Place mix into fridge for 20-30 minutes or till firm.
Dark Circles Under Eyes…
One of the most common ailments, and I can say ailment as this is a definite stressful look that we all wear, which is under-eye circles. Here are some tips to get rid of these zombie-like effects under your eyes.
Wrap a grated raw potato in a cheesecloth and apply over the eyelids for 15-20 minutes. Wipe off
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The condition of hair and skin reflects the person’s overall constitution. Poor diet, illness, and stress can seriously affect the quality of hair and skin. Herbal products that are free of chemicals not only improve the quality of hair and skin, but also help calm down the nerves and lower stress.
Shikakai has been used for hair care in India since ancient times. This climbing shrub grows in abundance in the Indian subcontinent. As more and more people are taking interest in Ayurvedic skin and hair care products, these shrubs are now grown on a large scale, especially in central and south India, and in the far East Asia. The botanical name of this flowering shrub is Acacia concinna. Shikakai means ‘fruit for hair.’ The pods and the bark of shikakai plant are packed with saponins, which act as a foaming and cleansing agent, when used in shampoos and soaps.
The antioxidant and antimicrobial properties of the pods and the bark make them perfect ingredients for natural hair and skin care products. Shikakai powder can help prevent and get rid of both lice and dandruff. As the powder doesn’t contain any chemicals, it doesn’t harm your
African-American hair is often associated with coarse, dry texture. Although, this is one common characteristic of this hair type, it is not the only one. Yet, it would be safe to assume that African-American hair type is slightly more dry and brittle than Caucasian or Asian hair type. Hence, this type of hair requires a tad more care and nourishment. The good news is that you can still achieve your dream hair, if you follow a regular hair care routine. Throughout this article, you’ll find great hair care tips for black women.
Healthy Diet Your hair reflects what you eat, hence, if you want shiny, healthy hair, you must eat healthy food. Incorporate lots of fresh fruits and vegetables in your daily diet. Since, your hair is made of protein, you should eat foods rich in proteins. Also, include vitamins such as A, B6, B12, E, niacin, etc., as healthy diet does more good to your hair than any hair care product.
Cleaning Routine It is a common myth that washing your hair more often renders your hair dry and weak. You should wash your hair at least every 3
Your hair reflects what you eat, hence, if you want shiny, healthy hair, you must eat healthy food. Incorporate lots of fresh fruits and vegetables in your daily diet. Since, your hair is made of protein, you should eat foods rich in proteins. Also, include vitamins such as A, B6, B12, E, niacin, etc., as healthy diet does more good to your hair than any hair care product.
It is a common myth that washing your hair more often renders your hair dry and weak. You should wash your hair at least every 3
Beauty tips One- Keep clean both of your hand
Make use of the moderate, organic cleaning soap in addition to clean both hands under hot water. You don’t have to concentrate by yourself fingernails particularly, simply clean both of your hands. It is one of the greatest beauty tips for a person. It is usually easier to utilize moderate cleaning soap in addition to clean both hands more often.
Beauty Tips Two- clean nails from inside
Utilize a toe nail cleaner to be able to wash the actual handles. Following soaking, wash your personal fingernails difficult, as nicely as throughout, such as beneath your personal fingernails. When you tend to be completed, both hands dried up. Without having the clearest, especially for cleansing your personal fingernails, make use of a comprehensive clean toothbrush particularly with the aim. Obviously it is a pleasant beauty tips to safeguard your nails.
Beauty ideas three- remove nail shine
Get rid of toenail shining nail polish since it contains more chemicals. Excessive utilization of chemical makes nails, tough. It would be a great beauty tip for a person. Make use of
Pores and skin, to supply needed dampness towards the pores and skin is actually recommended. Following cleaning alcohol-free toner ought to be utilized simply because higher moisture starts upward the skin we have skin pores.
The actual monsoon arrives like a save through warm sizzling sun light however ladies often by pass sunscreen because their own begin taking pleasure in the actual reviving modifications within the climate. Confuses may filter the sun’s rays although not the actual ultraviolet sun rays as well as these types of dangerous sun rays may cause a lot of scare tissue. Consequently sunscreen is actually suggested to become utilized throughout every season.
Ladies ought to prevent putting on large make-up throughout monsoon, since the rainfall may smudge their own make-up. Just in case these people really should put on make-up upon a few event. They ought to The skin we have may be the the majority of delicate body organ in our entire body. This rapidly reacts in order to any kind of modifications within the atmosphere. Climate modifications possess a excellent effect on the skin we have. Within winters once the atmosphere gets dried out this leads to delicate pores and skin in order
Dull, dry, and limp hair are unattractive. Soft and shiny hair look nice and attractive. If you have the former hair type then it is possible to get soft shiny hair easily. Generally, the day you have washed the hair it remains shiny and soft, and the next day or few days later of the wash, they become dull. However, there are many quick fix remedies that can make your hair shiny, soft and lovely. Also, some treatments can make your hair look shinier.
10 Ways to Make your Hair Shiny
⇒ You can make your hair look shiny and soft and condition them with eggs. So, in a bowl take 2-3 eggs and add some essential oil to it for fragrance. If you want you can also add some milk to this mix. So, apply the egg mix to your hair and then shampoo your hair after an hour. Voila! Hello, soft silky hair…
⇒ One way to get rid of dandruff and condition hair is with lemon juice. Plus, your hair will smell so refreshingly great. So, shampoo your hair and wash them. Then for last rinse use a mug of water with juice of one lemon mixed in
I don’t agree with the above quote – well, I don’t completely disagree either. You see, in order to be beautiful, all a woman has to do is to be born the way she is! The innate compassion, empathy, willingness to go that extra mile to make someone smile, sacrificing her own pleasures to make others happy – all these qualities are what makes a woman special and beautiful and not just the way her body and visage are sculpted. However, though we may be praised for our qualities and disposition many times over by people we come across in our daily lives, we women are never truly comfortable in our own skin. When it comes to looks and physical fitness, we seldom trust others’ opinion about us and make every effort to qualify as beautiful in our own eyes. You see, while most of us don’t realize this, the fact is that every time you check yourself out in the mirror, it’s not a question of “will he like the way I look today?” that occupies your mind. Rather, it’s more about whether YOU like the way you look that counts – and rightly so!
Therefore, when it’s