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 Natural Beauty Tips

      

          Whatever beauty aid you decide to make use of, stick to it and do it regularly to get a lasting benefit.     

    

         

 

1. Rub a rind of lemon over your face if you have an oily skin and this

    will lessen grease and whiten your complexion.

2. Mix the juice of one lemon to two tablespoons of milk or cream.

    Apply this on your face and neck and massage for a few minutes.

    Then rinse off. Do this daily before going to bed. It helps to bleach

    your face and keep your hands soft and supple.

3. Take a teaspoon of limejuice and stir in half a teaspoon of honey

    and a few drops of milk. Mix well and apply over your face and neck

    fifteen minutes before you take your bath. This lotion will have a 

    mild bleaching effect on a greasy skin, which because of its

    excessive oil may be rather sallow.

4. To one tablespoon of cucumber juice, stir in a few drops of limejuice

    and a dash of turmeric powder. Mix well and apply over your face

    and neck. Leave it on for half an hour and then remove it with

    ordinary tap water. This lotion makes an excellent whitener for all 

    types of skin.

5. Cut tomatoes in half and rub over the face. This is useful for toning

    up and whitening the skin and refining the pores.

6. To cleanse the face, soak a piece of cotton wool in unboiled milk and

    rub the face with it gently from the chin upwards to the forehead.

7. Mix a teaspoonful of turmeric powder with cream, sandal powder and

    bengal gram flour and make into a paste and apply once a day for

    about half an hour before a bath. This is an excellent beauty aid to

    keep the face fresh and soft.

8. Grate and squeeze juice out of a small piece of watermelon. Apply it

    on your face and leave it on for about fifteen minutes. Then wash

    with hot water and splash on some cold water. This lotion not only

    freshens up the skin but also clears the skin of its blemishes.

9. Grind a few cabbage leaves and extract the juice. Dissolve a little

    yeast in it and to this add a teaspoon of honey. Mix well and apply

    it thickly over your face and neck and leave it on for fifteen

    minutes. Then remove with cotton wool soaked in water. This is an

    excellent remedy for counter-acting dry skin.

10. To close pores that are open, rub ice wrapped in cotton wool gently

      on the face.

11. Add a little carrot juice and orange juice to a cup of milk. Rub this

     mixture daily on a face scarred with smallpox marks and they may

     disappear gradually.

12. To remove dead skin from the face, apply a mixture of glycerine,

     limejuice and sugar and rub gently.

 

 

 

 Natural Weight Loss

                     

1. Try to drink out plenty of water at least 8 – 10 glasses.

2. Try out not to skip meals.

3. One has to consume small well spaced meals.

4. Exercise regularly as perspiration is also a important way for

   reduction of weight since it helps to burn down fat easily.

5. Drink green tea or ginger tea. A very beneficial home remedy in

    obesity.

6. Mix small amount of honey and fresh ginger paste. Take this with

    half tablespoon Guggulu to control obesity.

7. Aloe Vera is very much useful in helping for weight loss.

8. Hipbath for 15 to 20 minutes in the morning and evening along with

    the diet and the exercise recommended would speed up the process

     of losing weight.

9. Avoid fried items, sugar, sweets, chocolates, ice creams, ghee, oil

    etc.

10. Eat healthy foods like fruits, vegetables, sprouts etc to avoid

     Obesity

 

 

Beauty Tips For Summer

1. Bath at least twice a day with cold water.

2. Wear clean and washed cotton cloths.

3. Washing your face 3-4 times a day will soothe you.

4. Take juice of cucumber, orange or sweet lime and put it in the ice

    tray in the refrigerator allow it to freeze.

5. Applying the cubes on the face will keep your skin fresh and shinny.

6. Do not use scrubs daily it makes your skin dry. Homemade face 

    packs with tomato and lemon take out excess oil and black heads.

    If your skin is carrying pimples or rashes then do not use lemon.

7. Avoid bleaching your skin in summer. Bleach may make your skin

    dark.

8. Use sunscreen or sun block cream, lotion before going out in the sun.

9. If you go for a walk, then first cool down and then splash cold water.

 

 

 

Beauty Tips For Oily Skin

              

Beauty is one of the most important factors which affect your personality and confidence. You can get fair skin without going to beauty Parlor’s. Here are some natural beauty tips for oily skin:

1. Prepare mixture of lemon, egg white and grapes. Apply this paste

    gently and wash with warm water after 15-20 minutes. Lemon is a

    natural cleanser, egg whites will make tighter and grapes soften the

    skin.

2. Cut apple’s thin slices and rub it on affected area, wash with warm

    water after 10 min. It helps in controlling oily shine.

3. Prepare mixture of oatmeal and egg white, apply this paste on oily

    skin and wash after 20 min. your skin will become fresh.

4. Prepare mixture of cucumber water (grind cucumber pieces) 50ml,

    one teaspoon lemon juice and rose water. Apply this mixture on oily

    skin area, wash after one hour. It is very effective for oily skin.

5. Take one glass of raw milk and squeeze two tablespoon of lemon.

    Apply this on oily area of body, wash with lukewarm water after 10

    min. it is helpful for skin glowing and soft.

6. When you go outside the house, make sure to use sunscreen on your

    face as well as the other exposed body parts.

7. Wash your face at least twice in a day, once in the morning and once

    before going to bed. This will help remove the excess oil from your

    skin.

8. Prepare puree of tomatoes and apply on oily skin, wash with warm

    water after 15 min.

9. Prepare pulp of raw papaya and apply on skin, papaya is a good

    cleansing agent.

10. Drink at least 8-9 glasses of water in a day. Water help to flush out

      toxins from the body.

 

 

Home Remedies For  Wrinkles

         

Although wrinkles are a part of ageing process but there are several other reasons that may cause premature wrinkles such as over exposure to sun, smoking, stress, pollution, weight loss etc. Here are some simple and effective home remedies to deal with wrinkles and will also help in preventing the formation of new ones.

1. Apply egg white to the skin especially under the eyes.

2. Apply pure castor oil on skin regularly to prevent wrinkles.

3. Gently massage the portion of skin prone to wrinkles with coconut 

    oils every night before going to bed.

4. Paste of sugarcane juice and turmeric is considered best to get rid of

    wrinkles and slow ageing.

5. Make paste of honey and ginger and take this paste every morning

    before brushing teeth. This will prevent wrinkles to a greater extent.

6. Cucumber is best to treat wrinkles so apply cucumber juice on face.

7. Apply lemon juice on face or rub peels of lemon on it.

8. Drink carrot juice daily, it is proven cure for wrinkles. Even apple,

    papaya and pineapple juice help to diminish fine lines, wrinkles and

    cracked skin.

9. Massage is very useful as it increases blood circulation and result in

    tightening of skin. Use olive oil to massage and always massage in

    opposite direction of wrinkles.

10. Cold water is very effective to prevent wrinkles. After washing face

     pat it with hands to dry so that some water enters the skin. It will

     keep skin fresh for long.

 

 

How To Get Perfect Lips

 

Lips are the most important feature of the face after eyes. So if you want to get perfect lips your search ends here. Get to know easy, simple tricks & tips to get the perfect lips now!

                                                          

1. Gently exfoliate your lips. To get a smooth beautiful look just do

    mild scrubbing with a toothbrush in a circular motion and then 

    moisturize lips. This will remove dead surface and will make your

    lips soft.

2. Always use a lip balm before you apply lipstick, it will make the

    lipstick look fresh all the day. It will also protect your lips from any

    chemical damage and will make your lips look full.

3. Moisturizing your lips at nights before you go to bed is the key to 

    perfect lips. Apply thick layer of moisturizer to get full, soft and

    kissable lips next day.

4. Drink plenty of water as it will keep your lips hydrated throughout

    the day. Make sure that your lips don’t look chapped, rough or dry.

5. Healthy nutritious diet of fruits and vegetables will keep your lips

    beautiful, pink and hydrated. Try to include green vegetables, fruit

    juices, and salads in your diet.

6. Use rose water and sugar to scrub your lips on regular basis. It will

    not only soften the lips but will give them a kissable and fresh look.

7. Lips are sensitive so if you smoke it will make the lips dark and sun

    can damage it. So apply sunscreen on your lips especially if you are

    a smoker.

 

 

How To Look Beautiful

Women like to look sweet 16 forever and never want to get old. So here are 10 useful tips that will make you look young and beautiful.

                                  

                                             

1. Sleep well and drink lots of water daily, it will clean your body and

    make your skin look healthy and younger. It will also reduce under

    eye dark circle.

2. Beauty starts from within, so eat healthy and nutritious diet and do

    regular exercises.

3. Take care of your teeth and brush twice a day.

4. Keep your hair clean, wash them regularly. Find a good shampoo and

    conditioner that works well for your hair. Try natural products for

    better results.

5. Try coloring your hair to cover grey hair, look trendy and fashionable.

6. Use selective makeup and try to choose colors that suit your natural

    appearance and add compliments to it. Apply little mascara, kajal,

    lip gloss, blush for soft natural look.

7. Moisturize your skin well after bathing so that it looks soft and

    healthy.

8. Wear a sunscreen lotion whenever you go out in the day to protect

    your skin from harmful UV radiations.

9. Make sure that you look clean and smell good always. Choose a

    perfume that suits you and apply it on wrists and neck.

10. Most important is to be confident about yourself because it is the

     best investment you can do.

 

 

 

How To Become Fair

 

Beauty is one of the most important factors which affect your personality and confidence. You can get fair skin without going to beauty parlors. Here are some natural beauty tips that may help you to make your color fair and get beautiful look.

                                      

                                        

1. Take one cup of Cucumber juice, one tablespoon of Lemon juice and

    mix with one spoon of Rose water. Apply this mixture on face, arms,

    neck and other body parts which are sun affected. Wash it after

    20-25 min.

2. Papaya pulp is very effective in skin cleaning. Apply Papaya pulp

    directly on skin and wash after 20 min.

3. Take one teaspoon of Turmeric, mix with Raw Milk and one teaspoon

    of Lemon juice. Apply it on the face and neck. Wash with water

    after  20-25 min.

4. Take Gram flour, Lemon juice and mix with some Curd (Dahi). Apply

    it before taking bath and leave 15-20 min. use it regularly and get

    good results.

5. Coconut is also effective, drink coconut water and apply its milk on

    to the face. Your skin will become fair and glow.

6. Take one teaspoon Turmeric powder, one teaspoon of Olive oil and

    mix with some Curd and a pinch of Salt. Apply this pack on face and

    neck. Wash it carefully after 20 min, you will get good results.

7. Saffron (Kesar) is an excellent home remedy. Take one or two leaf of

    Saffron, mix with little Milk. When the milk color changes, apply it on

    the face and neck. Wash it after 20 min, you will get effective

    results.

8. Prepare mixture of crushed Orange peels and leaf of Basil (Tulsi). 

    Apply it on skin for improvement.

 

 

 Homemade Facial Pack

 

Homemade face mask and packs containing natural ingredients are quick and simple to create at home. In the following homemade facial masks for different type of skins i.e. oily skin, dry skin, combination skin, ageing skin, etc are given.

                                                                                    

For Normal Skin

Clay Face Pack- For those of you who have normal skin you can make face packs mixing either clay or white kaolin powder along with cornflower, oats and one beaten egg white. A drop of geranium oil should be added to this mix and then mixed well to form a paste, which can be then be applied and left for a few minutes and then washed off. Regular application of this homemade face pack would give you radiant skin.

For Wrinkled Skin

Almond face pack- Take around 4 to 5 almonds and grind it well do not add water. Blend the almond power together with 1 tablespoon honey and 1 egg white. Apply to face and wash after15 minutes. Gently wipe off with a damp wash cloth. This is best for wrinkle skin.

For Dry Skin

Fruits Face Pack – Make a paste of papaya or peach and leave it for around 20 minutes and then wash your face. The result would be fresh and youthful skin. You can also use a paste of mashed avocado or banana too for application on dry skin for similar results.

For Oily Skin

Apple and Honey Face Pack- Make a homemade face pack made out of apples and honey. Make a paste of one table spoon of honey with two peeled apples. The paste should be applied and washed after 20 minutes. Also try making a paste of a fully ripe tomato. These homemade face packs can give you a glowing look in a matter of minutes.

For Glowing Skin

Ripped Banana Face Pack- In order to have glowing skin you can make face masks using honey, sandalwood powder and a ripped banana. The banana is mashed and then honey and sandalwood powder are added and worked into a thick paste. Facial packs from this mixture are known to give a natural glow to dull skin.

 

 

 

BEAUTY SECRET TIPS

 

Every woman wants to know about Beauty Tips and Secrets. Here are five helpful & easy tips to achieve beauty and that can help you look marvelous at every age.

                              

                       

Eye Care

1. Clean your eyes with Rose water at night. Your eyes become

    glowing.

2. Put a piece of Cucumber on your eyes at least 20 min. It helps to

    cleaning the dirt area.

3. Apply Castor ( Arandi ) oil on eyebrow. Eyebrow will grow quickly.

Hair Care

1. Wash your hair with Lemon peel, Shikakai powder and Amla twice in

    a week. Hair will clean & shine.

2. Take Coconut oil, juices of Curry Leaves, Basil, Hibiscus Flower and

     boiled it. Apply it on hair, wash after 15-20 min.

3. Take 1 spoon Olive oil, Egg and mix them. Apply it on scalp and

    wash with warm water after 20-25 min. It will improve growth as 

     well as shine your hair.

Body Care

1. Mix some Rosewater in bath water for good and healthy skin.

2. Mix Coconut oil and Rosemary oil, massage this mixture on body.

3. Mix Rose water, Gram ( Chana ) Flour and Turmeric powder. Apply  

      it on your face for 20 mins and wash with cold water.

Lip Care

1. Prepare juice of Lemon, Glycerin and Honey massage on to lips.

    It helps to decreases blckness of lips.

2. Apply Beet (Chukandar) juice regularly for 3-4 minutes at night.

    Your lips become red and shin.

3. For soft lips, Apply Ghee & Butter to your lips regularly.

 

 

How To Remove Blackheads

                                                          

Black heads are very common skin eruption. It occurs on oily skin most of the times. Blackheads can be seen as small black spots on nose, face or any other body part. Black heads are generally a type of acne and occur due to accumulation of dead skin cells, bacteria etc. in the skin pore. Here are a few tips on how to remove blackheads.

Tips on how to remove blackheads

1. Black pepper and curd are best for blackheads removal. Take one

    tablespoon black pepper powder and add to it enough curd to make

    thick paste. Apply on the infected area and let it dry. Wash off after

    5-7 minutes. This is an effective cure for blackheads or to get rid of

    blackheads.

2. Mash grapes finely to make a smooth pulp. Apply it directly on the

    face. Leave it on for 30 minutes and wash off with warm water.

    A grape pack is very effective in maintaining the acid balance of

     normal skin. This a effective cure for blackheads.

3. Make paste of red sandalwood and turmeric made with milk and

    apply on the affected parts. This is one of the useful home remedies

    for blackheads.

4.  Make a paste of radish seeds and water and apply it on the affected

     areas. Your blackhead will be off like magic.

5. Apply fenugreek leaves paste mixed with water over your blackheads

    and wash it off after 15-20 with warm water.

6. Mix sandalwood powder with rose water, glycerin, and lemon juice to

    make a thick paste. Apply this paste on the black heads and leave

    until the paste dries up naturally. To remove the dried crusts of

    sandalwood paste, use cold water and wash off.

7. Whenever you remove blackheads, your pores open up. Make sure to

    clean your face with toner after removal. Thereafter, wet a towel

     with icy cold water and put it on your face. This will make sure your

     pores don’t remain open.

8. Mix turmeric powder with mint juice, apply the paste on the affected

    area, leave it for 15 minutes and wash it with lukewarm water.

 

 

 

Acne Marks Removal Tips

 

                                                   

The unwanted marks and spots left by acne or pimples have now become such a common phenomena. There are many ways to get rid of these ugly spots and marks using kitchen products. Following are excellent and wonderful home treatment of acne or pimple scars using ingredients from your kitchen.

1. One of the most effective natural ways to remove acne scars is the

    lemon. Drink the hot tea made of lemon and apply the lemon juice 

    all over the skin affected of acne scars. Scrubbing the acnes will 

    remove the acne scars from the facial skin. Within a week or two you

    will see the acnes getting faded remarkably from your face.

2. Make a paste of sandalwood and rose water and apply to your scars.

    Just as above, the synthetic versions will do you no good at all.

3. Make a paste of roasted & powdered pomegranate skin with fresh

    lime juice and apply over acne, boils, pimple, blackheads and

    whiteheads.

4. Wash you face with milk and lemon, mix milk and lemon, wash your

    face every day, it makes your skin lighter, can erase the pimple 

    marks on your face.

5. To stop pimples drink coconut water empty stomach every day, if you

    have a heat body then it cools down the body from inside and also

    cleanses from inside.

6. Rub fresh garlic on and around pimples. Pimples will disappear

    without a mark with regular applications.

7. Take a raw potato, peel and grate it. Put the grated into a muslin

    piece and tie it tightly to form a pad. Rub this pad all over the face

    in the firm, circular motions for about 5 minutes and then wash your

    face. Alternatively you could directly rub potato slices all over the

    face. Helps to get rid of blemishes and pimple scar.

8. Apply aloevera gel to wash off your face regularly. Aloe vera gel is

    beneficial for the skin and can help fade the pimple marks with

    prolonged use.

 

 

 

 Benefits Of Applying Curd

 

                                            

 

Although curd has a nutritive content similar to fresh milk, Curd is also considered one of the best aids to natural good looks. It supplies the nerves and the skin with healthy ingredients and counteracts the ill-effects of exposure to the scorching sun. Here are some benefits of applying curd:-

Benefits of Applying Curd

1. Apply paste of curd in the flour (besan) into the hair roots for an

   hour and wash the head. This will return the hair shine and will

   exclude you from the problem of dandruff.

2. Using pepper powder mixed in yogurt for head wash twice a week

    will end dandruff, and will also help in making hair soft, black, long

    and dense, which will raise your beauty.

3. If acne on your skin is bothering you then apply sour curd paste on

    your face and let it dry and then wash the face. In a few days you

    will see the unexpected benefits.

4. Massage sour curd on the blackish part of the neck leave it for 15

    minutes and then wash the sour yogurt. This application will help in

    removing neck blackish part.

5. Applying curd on face helps to get soft and smooth skin. It also acts

   a good moisturizer and good for dry skin. If curd is mixed with henna

   powder and applied to hair, it acts as a good hair conditioner.

 

 

Remedies  For  Reducing Sweating Disorders

 

  Usually we tend to ignore excessive sweating as a natural phenomenon, but it is one of the major disorders that one should take care. Sweating disorders is also medically termed as Hyperhidrosis. During this situation one may sweat excessively even when the temperature is relatively cooler. In the regulation of our body’s temperature, the sweat glands precede all other body organs in importance. The sweat glands are responsible in releasing perspiration when the body is hot and prevent it from overheating. Some of the top home remedies for sweating disorder are as below:

1. You can have tomato juice every morning as it happens to be rich in

    anti-oxidants. It helps in regulating the sweat gland activity.

    Consumption of grapes on a daily basis will keep the body cool.

2. Avoid foods such as broccoli, asparagus, white onion, beef, liver and

    meat. All these foods are high in iodine and tend to aggravate the

    condition.

3. You must avoid spicy food, caffeine and alcohol.

4. Take few tea bags and boil a quart of water with these tea bags.

    Soak your palms for about 30 minutes in the cooled water.

5. Reduce the intake of onion as well as garlic as they are very hot and

    cause sweating.

6. Drinking plenty of water and regular exercise also helps.

7. Sage leaves- One can boil sage leaves in a large vessel and soak

    your feet and hands when the stuff is cool. One can drink some

    herbal brew made of sage leaves with some honey.

 

 

 

How To Prevent Darkness Of Underarms

   Womens are beauty conscious, but dark underarm make them embarrassed. The main causes of dark underarms are poor hygiene, sweating and chemical reactions from perfumes, deodorants. Here are some tips to prevent darkness of underarms:

                                           

 

1. Take lemon slice and rub on your underarms for 10 min, wash with

    warm water. This will remove dull skin and make fresh skin. Apply

    only one or two times in a week.

2. Do not shave the hair in underarms, try to wax them. Waxing will 

    pluck the hairs from root and thus make them less dark.

3. Prepare paste of two teaspoon cucumber juice and turmeric powder.

    Apply this paste on the underarms and wash after 15-20 min with

    warm water.

4. Drink plenty of water daily, as water will push out the unnecessary

    toxins from body.

5. Make sure proper wipe underarms after taking a bath.

6. Prepare paste of vinegar and baking soda. Rub this paste on

    underarms and wash after 20 min. skin will become lighten.

7. Prepare mixture of sandal powder and rose water for cleaning the

    underarms skin.

8. Take equal quantity of gram flour, curd, milk and pinch of turmeric 

    powder and mix it. Massage this paste on underarms, wash after 15 

    min with warm water.

9. Do not wear extremely tight cloths.