Summer is ready to hit us with its intense heat, which can trigger many skin problems. To avoid those issues, here are multiple simple beauty hacks which will help you prepare your skin for the impending extreme weather conditions.
1. Use detox water
Consuming water is NOT enough. You need to have a drink which has the power to freshen you up. Detox water is the perfect combination of ingredients which will help you cleanse your body. It will flush out harmful toxins and give you clearer skin. Just add cucumber, lemon, and mint to the water and it’s ready.
2. This “magical drink” can do wonders for your skin
Add 1 tablespoon of apple cider vinegar and 1 teaspoon of honey to warm water. Have it in the morning and once you take this drink. Don’t take anything else until half an hour has passed. This will solve your acne problems.
3. Use sunscreen the right way
Sunscreen helps us fight against the intensity of the sun. But whenever we use it, it leaves a white residue behind. This makes us look weird, so here’s a solution. The next time you are going to use sunscreen just add a little foundation or liquid concealer to it. Now you will have full sun protection with no white residue.
4. Cinnamon and honey mask is a quick fix
This paste consisting of honey and cinnamon will help you remove acne scars. Apply it for fifteen minutes and then thoroughly wash your face.
5. Oats cleanser is a great remedy for keeping that natural glow on your skin
This homemade paste will cleanse your skin and help it glow in summers too. Add 1 tablespoon of oats, 1 tablespoon of lemon juice in 2 tablespoons of raw milk and mix well. Apply it for 10 minutes and wash your face with water. You will then be done with cleansing.
6. Tighten your pores with special DIY ice cubes
It’s essential for your skin to tighten the pores or else dirt will accumulate in them and destroy your skin. So here is how you can make these special ice cubes which will help tighten the pores. Add fresh aloe vera gel and rose water to normal water and grind the mixture. After grinding, help it settle in the ice cube tray and let it freeze. Apply these ice cubes once you have washed your face with face wash.
7. Tan removal ice cubes can help your skin stay healthy and glowing
For those of you who LOVE your tan, great. For those who wanna try to remove it, these ice cubes will help. For making these you need a ground mixture of strawberry and half a glass of water, along with 3 teaspoons of apple cider vinegar and 5 teaspoons of brown sugar. Mix all the ingredients and put it in the ice tray and let it freeze.
8. Try this home-made magical face freshener
Just spray this wonderful mixture on your face and you will feel so fresh. Add 2 vitamin E oil capsules in 3 tablespoons of rose water and 3 Tablespoons of normal water, save this mixture in a spray bottle. Whenever you get tired of the dull and sweaty face, spray this mixture to refresh yourself.
9. Don’t forget this acronym: WTM
Before sleeping, don’t forget these three steps:
- Wash your face with a good face wash
- Tighten your pores
These simple steps are a way towards flawless skin.
10. Tomato is good for tan removal
To remove the dark spots and the tanning effect, use this super easy mask. Take 3 tablespoons of tomato pulp, 1 tablespoon of lemon juice and 1 tablespoon of yogurt, mix them well and apply it for 3o minutes. Wash your face and observe a visible difference.
11. Use your sunglasses, hats, and umbrella
Never underestimate the power of sunglasses and umbrella. Please protect your skin from the intense sunshine and stop it from causing harm to your skin.
All these 11 beauty hacks can be easily implemented, AND, they’ll help you fight all skin related problems. Do let us know if it helps! And, if you have more hacks up your sleeve, leave em’ in the comments below.
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