Thursday, October 7, 2010

Beauty Tips

Beauty always changes with trends and time. But the two things which have remained static and are considered beautiful for generations is glowing skin and shinny soft hair.

Daily diet never to miss:

  • Yogurt (low fat)
  • Almond x  5
  • Walnut  x 1
  • Eggs thrice a week
Chocolate Face Mask

Result:  Glowing supple skin, tightens skin & diminishes fine lines
Ingredients :
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1 bar dark chocolate
  • 1 tea spoon salt
  • Method :
  • In a double boiler pan, melt chocolate and add milk and salt.
  • When it starts turning into a semi -thick consistency cool it.  
  • Apply over face and neck excluding eyes and mouth area.
  • Keep it for 20-25 minutes and wash with cold water.
Treatment for Dry Hair

  • Apply warm coconut oil and leave it for  2-3 hrs.
  • Before a shower, massage hair with coconut milk for 5 minutes,  followed by shampoo and conditioner.
  • Makes hair shinny and soft.      

Skin whitener
  • Coconut milk
  • Lime juice
  • 1tsp. glycerine,rose water
  • Mix together and apply leave it for 20 minutes.
Skin tightening

         Egg is an excellent for pimples and tightens your skin ,use beaten egg white apply it on your face .

         Leave it for drying and rinse water and pat dry.

Glowing skin
  •                 Carrot juice 2tsp
  •              Tomato juice 2tsp
  •              Make a paste of these and apply on your face.
Face Pack  ( nourishing skin)
  •          2tbs orange peel and lemon peel

  •         Soak them overnight in a hot water.And morning grind it into fine paste and apply on your face and leave it till it dries. And wash with cold water.
  • peel paste
  •          2tbs.refined flour
  •          mix together and apply on your face, arms ,neck, hands and legs. Rub gently in a circular motion until the dirt comes off.

sun tan
·         Cucumber it cools and cleanse your skin.
·         Acts as skin whitener and  sun tan remover

Dry skin

·         For dry sikin apply a face pack of urual dal soaked over night,make a paste of it and 

apply.Apply on your face for 20minutes and wash 

with cold water.

Sugar scrub for all skin types

Sugar is a preferred exfoliant to salt because it tends not to tear at the skin. When dead skin collects on the surface of skin, it's important to slough it away. Use oil instead of water if you have dry skin.

Coffee and cocoa facial mask for all skin types

Use coffee grounds and cocoa powder to brighten a dull complexion and decrease puffiness in your face. Tailor this recipe for your own skin type. Excellent for dry, oily and dehydrated skin.Rejuvenating

 Pumpkin mask For all skin types

Pumpkin pulp is full of antioxidants. This recipe is adapted from one in Vogue Magazine 

1 comment:

  1. Reenie loved this tips especially chocolate mask is too gud