JCC Writing Team
July 28, 2020
JCC Writing Team
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BTT – Summer Skin Care Tips
There are so many different products out there that it can be hard figuring out where to start. Maybe you feel your whole look is a mess. No way! You have beauty within you, you just have to bring it out. Keep reading for some great tips on looking your best!
If the consistency of your nail polish is off, try adding nail polish remover to fix the problem. Use a little bit, put the top back on, and shake it. Adding nail polish remover will allow you to use the nail polish a few more times.
Studies have proved that lots of people believe symmetry is beautiful. In order to appear beautiful, it is a good idea to maintain symmetry. Make your makeup, beard and mustache identical and symmetrical on both the right and left sides.
Before putting on your favorite sandals for the summer season, take the time to moisturize your feet using Vaseline. Before bed, slather your feet with a thick layer of Vaseline and cover them with an old pair of socks. As you sleep, the Vaseline will penetrate thick, calloused skin, helping to eliminate cracks and dryness. The next morning when you remove the socks, your feet will be soft and supple so you can wear your favorite sandals with pride.
For smooth, streak-free results, exfoliate your skin before applying self-tanner. Dead, dry skin can cause self-tanner to absorb unevenly. This can result in streaks, splotches and areas of color that are darker than they should be. You can eliminate this problem by exfoliating your skin before you apply self-tanner. By removing dead skin cells, exfoliating can help ensure that yourself tanner absorbs evenly and gives you a beautiful, streak-free glow.
Make fitness a part of your everyday life. Keeping active will make you feel and look younger. This is one essential each beauty kit needs. You should be physically active for around twenty minutes each day. Whether it be vacuuming your abode, or walking a few blocks, you must keep active.
Keep rosewater in your beauty supply kit. Rosewater is a remedy with roots in antiquity. Rosewater has many uses, from soothing sunburn to helping cure allergic rashes. It is the best toner you could use on your own skin. Apply daily after cleaning to tighten skin’s appearance and remove excess oil.
Use a dry, soft brush on your dry skin before showering to stimulate your oil glands. Use a circular motion if you want to keep your face moisturized.
Remember that fragrance rises. Scents rise. When applying perfume or scented body mist, put it lower on your body. Do not apply too much by putting a little everywhere. Just apply a little around your ankles. The scent will rise without being as overpowering as some perfumes tend to be.
By taking 10 minutes a week to care for your nails it will help your appearance greatly. This is especially true for men, who very often neglect their nails and cuticles. A little regular maintenance results in much-improved hands. At the very least, nails should be cleaned thoroughly; they should be moisturized; and the cuticles should be gently pushed back.
You should exfoliate and shave before self-tanning. Proper skin preparation will allow an even application of the tan and provide a natural look.
If you’re concerned that your freshly painted nails will smear, you can protect them with a thin film of some type of oil. Either put a drop of olive oil on your palm and rub it over the nails, or even easier, use a can of olive oil cooking spray and give each finger just the quickest touch of cooking spray. The oil will form a protective barrier that will keep the polish from smearing.
Believe it or not, as you age, your skin tone will change along with your hair color. If you continue to wear foundation, be sure to check it against your actual skin color to be sure that it’s still a true match. Your skin will change in the same way that your hair changes – the melanin levels adjust – and in this way, you’ll assure a true match as your skin matures.
Keep some fabric softener sheets on hand for beauty emergencies. Fabric sheets can be used to tame a static skirt that wants to stick you your hose. It can do the same for wild hair. Another thing it is good for is running through your hair to quell obnoxious odors like smoke.
If you wear makeup each and every day, you may be wondering if this could be causing problems for your skin. The answer is no. As long as your face isn’t breaking out nor has red patches, then you are good. Remember to wash off the makeup each evening, so you are removing the bacteria that could possibly lead to irritation.
So you like the smell of your fancy soap, and just don’t have the heart to use those pretty bars in your bath or shower? Just put them in your underwear or shirt drawer to capture those scents you love. You will be smelling fresh and clean all day long.
Give your skin a hint of color and shimmer by mixing a touch of bronzer with your favorite body lotion. This is a great way to highlight your arms, legs, chest and other areas for holiday parties or other events without throwing away time, money, and your skin’s health in a tanning bed.
Have your eyebrows professionally waxed or trimmed. Eyebrows are often overlooked, but they can shape the face like nothing else. Look through magazines and find eyebrow shapes that you think will suit you, and give them to a professional so they have an idea of what you’re looking for. You’ll find that your eyebrows look neater and your face looks more striking.
Finding what works best for you might be a little hard since the world is full of supermodels and ridiculously expensive products. Hopefully, you have obtained some sound advice in this article on how you can look your most beautiful. Try a few new tips, spend some time experimenting and most of all, have some fun! You will look great and feel better too.
*Information in the blog is provided for entertainment purposes only. Consult a medical professional before attempting any tips shown here.