We all want to look our best every day, but sometimes we take on bad habits that keep us from it. We know we should avoid smoking, staying in the sun too long, and eating junk food, but that isn’t enough. Here are great beauty habits you should work into your daily life.
Keep Makeup Light
Unless you’re not going to the party, there’s no reason to cake on the makeup, especially during the day. Not only does heavy makeup look unnatural, it’s bad for your skin. If you’re constantly clogging your pores with thick foundation and concealer, your skin will look tired and greasy. Clogged pores look dull and cause breakouts. Putting too much eye makeup on can cause wrinkles because you’re constantly pulling on the delicate skin around your eyes. Reduce the amount of makeup you apply every day, and consider taking 1 or 2 days off from makeup each week to give your skin a break.
Pat On Concealer
Concealer is a heavy makeup that won’t look nice if it’s smeared on, Pat it lightly into your skin don’t rub it. Always use your pinky finger when applying concealer around your eyes. Apply in the patting motion.
Wash Off all Makeup Every Night
At night after a long day, it can be tempting to just fall asleep without washing the layer of makeup on your face. Don’t do this. Leaving the makeup on will not only stain your pillow case, it will suffocate your skin as well. It could cause acne and other inflammation. Clean your face every night with a good makeup remover or wash your face with a cleansing oil. Makeup removing clothes also work well and are easy to use.
Never Overdo Lips and Eyes at the Same Time
Sometimes you might want to make a statement. A smokey eye or new bright eye shadow colors can look great if it’s done right. Bright red lipstick or bright pink color can be equally attractive, but if you do both at the same time, your entire look will be off balance. Stick with one or the other.
Test your Makeup Before Buying
If you buy a makeup product that doesn’t work for you, it would be wasteful to throw it out or stick it in the back of your drawer and never use it. Even if you decide to wear it anyway, you won’t look as great as you could. Whenever possible, test out makeup at the store before you buy it. If you can’t test it in the store, find a friend, maybe the one who recommended it to you, who already has the makeup and try it out. Test out foundation and concealer on the back of your hand. You can see how it matches your skin and test coverage and durability.
Probably, you guys know this fact that if you want to apply pencil liner 85% girls stretch their eyes to apply the perfect liner with pencil. Girls, stop doing it. You are actually creating wrinkles around your eyes. Stretching the eye would result in wrinkles at a very early age. The solution to this problem is either switch to liquid liners or apply the pencil liners in small strokes as it will give you precise application without getting wrinkles.
Face & Body
Switch Products Every so Often
Sometimes you don’t need to clarify your hair. Switching hair products give a similar result without the drying effects. Have 2 or three different shampoos and conditioners on hand to keep your hair looking fresh. Do the same with other products such as skin care products or makeup. Sometimes your body just needs a change to start looking its best again.
Use Scrubs and Clay Masks
Dull skin is most often caused by dirt and dead skin cells sitting on top of your skin. Use a scrub at least twice a month to gently scrub off the gunk that a regular cleaner can’t clear off. Use a clay mask once or twice a month to shrink your pores and draw out toxins. Bentonite clay is great for facial masks.
Deeply Condition your hair
Our hair suffers lots of pollution, hair products, styling tools, which can actually dry the hair if they are not hydrated and this will cause dry damaged hair. Deeply condition the hair once every week.
Age spots can be covered up with makeup, but wrinkles are hard to mask. Both signs of visible aging can be prevented or at least postponed by wearing sunscreen. If you don’t like wearing sunscreen, look for makeup with sunscreen in it or always wear a large brimmed hat when you go outdoors. Sunglasses are also important to protect your eyes from UV rays.
Facial is really important to clean the dirt and impurities from your skin which are accumulated inside your skin which cannot be cleaned by just a face wash or cleanser. You can get the facial from salons.
Correct Way to Dry The Face
After you have washed the face or scrubbed it or had a facial, you should never rub your face with towel. Always pat dry the face. Rubbing will affect the pores of facial skin and would increase the size of facial pores which would look very mature and would lead to acne.
Follow a Healthy Diet
The most important beauty habit you can develop to keep your hair, skin, nails, and face looking their best is to follow a healthy diet. Drink 64 ounces of water a day, get plenty of vegetables, fruits, healthy fats, and proteins, and keep the junk out of your diet whenever possible. A healthy diet starts from the inside.
Never Comb Wet Hair
you must have heard this thing earlier also. DO NOT COMB your hair when they are wet. When your hair is wet, it is at the highest sensitivity level and combing will cause breakage and split-ends also. Try to use wooden combs as they will not cause the static charge and your hair will be healthy and gorgeous.
Correct Way to Dry Your Hair
When you have shampooed and conditioned your hair, always dry it in the patting motion. Don’t rub your hair like a crazy person; slowly dry them with patience. Rubbing the hair crazily will actually lead to disastrous hair fall and will make your hair thin.