Must try beauty hacks for #block days
We understand. It's been over two weeks since India closed and her eyebrows and body hair They Are Acting If grooming sessions, which were previously outsourced, have become the need of the hour for you, we suggest you take matters into your own hands. Toilet at home, including skin care, hair cuts and more, has potential if you know a bit of beauty wizardry. While men can give themselves a not-so-bad hair cut and a shave at home, a woman’s regimen is a tad elaborate. But worry not, ladies, we bring you some simple tips that will get you sorted!
Simple skin care routine to follow at home
We are all aware of the basic drill of cleansing, toning and moisturising. But if you are missing the monthly dose of your relaxing facial session at the salon, a quick-fix pack at home can leave your skin feeling fresh, hydrated and supple. To exfoliate your skin , crush grains of rice, mix it with rose water or milk and scrub your face to get rid of the dead skin cells. Follow it up with a moisturiser.
Ingredients: 1 cup of granulated white sugar, 1 tablespoon of lemon juice and 1/4 cup of honey
Process: Melt the sugar in a saucepan over medium heat. Once the sugar has caramelized, add a few drops of lemon juice and honey. Use a spatula to apply the wax. If you don't have proper wax strips at home, you can cut long strips of denim.
DIY face packs to brighten your skin
Cucumber and sugar face pack:
Add a tablespoon of sugar to the puréed cucumber slices and refrigerate the mixture for a while. Once cool, apply the paste to your face, massaging in circular motions. Let it sit for 15 minutes and rinse.
Lemon and Honey Face Pack:
Take a tablespoon of lemon juice and honey, and add an egg white. Hold the packet on your face for 15-20 minutes and wash it off with water.
Tools to get rid of facial hair
1. Tweezers are safe to trim eyebrows and upper lips.
2. Epilators work well for the forehead and upper lips
3. Stripless facial wax or homemade wax
Quarantine makeover? Yes please
We know hair cuts at home can be disastrous. But, not with these handy tips! If you are in desperate need of a little trim, it’s perfectly fine to give yourself a quick fix at home. Here’s how…
1. Get the Right Tools - All you need is a pair of sharp scissors, a fine-tooth comb, and a hand mirror.
2. Comb your hair well: Wet the ends, comb it and part your hair into sections
3. Snip it right: Bring your hair to the front and snip at an angle or straight, depending on if you prefer a rounded or blunt shape to your cut