Orange juice works effectively for shrinking the open pores. Just apply the juice of an orange on your face and let it stay for 2-3 minutes and wash off immediately. This helps in closing the enlarged pores and giving a shining glow to your face.
Simply rub a thin slice of potato on your underarms. You can also grate the potato and apply the juice to the affected area, allow it to dry for 15 to 20 minutes and then wash it off with lukewarm water. Use either of these remedies twice daily for better and faster results.
Soak your nails in fresh orange juice for at least 10 minutes. Rinse them off with warm water, pat dry and apply some moisturizer. Follow this remedy once daily until you are satisfied with the results.
Rice water has amazing hair care benefits. Recent researches have shown that rice water helps in improving hair elasticity. Rice water contains a carbohydrate inositol that helps to repair damaged hair. Rinsing or washing hair with rice water will improve manageability and protect it from future damage.
One of the best ways to soothe your skin and keep it cool is using this mint face pack. Just grind some mint leaves and add a pinch of turmeric powder in it. Add this paste in some lukewarm water and your pack is ready to use. Apply it on your face and wash it off in 15 minutes and notice the change.
Take 1 teaspoon turmeric powder, 1 tablespoon fresh cream, 2-3 drops of essential oil rose and 1/2 table spoon rose water. Now mix all ingredients in a bowl well, make sure to get rid of any lumps. The mixture should be smooth, after preparing the pack take a brush and apply generous amounts of it on your face and neck. Let it sit for at least 25 minutes, wash your face with lukewarm water and gently pat your face dry with a fresh towel.
Fair complexion is not going to be a dream anymore. The color complexion has the tendency to uplift the beauty of your face. Though there are a number of tips and ways to get a fairer looking skin for women, it is not that easy for men. Mix some chickpea flour or Bengal gram flour to curd or lemon juice and some turmeric and apply it to the skin. This will enhance the beauty of the skin and reduce tan.
Seeds of fenugreek are rich in hormone antecedents that help in hair growth and repairs hair follicles. These seeds also contain nicotinic acid and proteins that strengthen the hair shafts and boosts hair growth. Soak the fenugreek seeds in water overnight and grind it in the next morning to make a fine paste.
Cleanse skin again using Witch Hazel. Witch Hazel is soothing and antiseptic. Use a towel to wrap some ice cubes to the area after waxing. This will help with redness and discomfort. Use a hydrating product, such as baby oil, to help clean up residual wax, and also moisturize the skin.
Take 2 liters boiled water and add in 2 cups pine needles (leaves), 2 cups rose petals and 2 tsp peppermint oil. Massage the feet with castor oil and then soak them in this soothing brew for about 10 minutes. Add marbles or small pebbles in the tub and roll your heels on them to relax tired aching feet. Dry briskly with a towel and rub in a good lemon massage cream.
Wedding is an occasion when all eyes are on the couple. It is not just the bride who needs to look prim and proper but the groom as well to make them the ‘picture-perfect couple’. Everyone has body hair but when it is in excess, it can be quite an eyesore. To avoid such a situation especially on your wedding and the days to follow, make sure you take care of this problem in good time.
Your kitchen could hold the key to an itch-free, flake-free scalp. Wet your hair and then rub a handful of baking soda vigorously into your scalp. Skip the shampoo and go right to rinsing. Baking soda reduces overactive fungi that can cause dandruff. Your hair may get dried out at first, but after a few weeks your scalp will start producing natural oils, leaving your hair softer and free of flakes.
Dark Knees and Thick Dead Cells
If you have dark knees, try to lighten them. Many women have a lot of dead skin accumulation around the area of their ankles. Various home remedies are available to lighten them. Try using lemon and honey mixture for this purpose.
Starting at the bottom allows you to gently detangle each knot, rather than compounding them all toward the bottom and yanking your way through with a comb.
Trim regularly to avoid split ends. Split ends are never a good look not to mention they can make your hair frizzy. If you want healthy curls that look bouncy and fresh, head to the hairstylist every six to eight weeks for a quick trim.
Fruits and Vegetables
Multicolored plates of fruit or vegetables may also help to tempt him. Banana, kiwi fruit, blueberries and strawberries work well as a mini fruit platter. Or you could use red pepper, sweet corn, broccoli and cauliflower to make a colorful vegetable medley.