30 infallible beauty tips you maybe didn’t know
Here are beauty tips for you from enriching creams with essential oils to brushing your hair with a little lacquer to gain volume…
Enrich your creams
With essential oils. Pure argan oil (with vitamin E) or rosehip oil (regenerator) are true drops of gold for your skin. Apply a drop to your usual cream jar and mix with a small spatula.
Hair removal without side effects
During the hours preceding hair removal, do not use products that contain alcohol; or body cream, if you are going to wax, so that the bands have more adherence. Do you want to know if waxing with blades makes you have more hair?
Showering with cold water has multiple physical and mental benefits. Increases oxygenation, accelerates metabolism, helps improve blood circulation in the scalp and prevents hair loss… In addition, it has been proven that it can help you lose weight. If a cold shower seems like torture, after taking a relaxing bath, it ends with a cold stream.
Free yourself from pimples
When the skin becomes red, warning you that one will appear, apply a purifying clay-based mask and keep it for 15 minutes before rinsing. You can also choose to dissolve an aspirin in water and apply the liquid with a swab.
Ending the “swirls” of stubborn eyebrows is easy. Apply a little lacquer on a special eyebrow brush, comb them in the opposite direction, and then in their natural line. They will remain immovable! Do you want to know what type of eyebrows best suits your face? Check out our gallery.
If you want to get an extra shine in your hair, don’t miss this tip. In a bottle that has a spray dispenser pour a cup of water with two tablespoons of apple cider vinegar. Apply the mixture after washing your hair with your favorite shampoo and rinse it with cold water.
To make the eyes look bigger
To visually enlarge the eyes, apply a white pencil to the bottom of the eyelids and a white shadow to the tear.
To combat flaccidity, Galia Ortega, a specialist in massage techniques, recommends passing small massage rollers over the face and neck when applying the cream. Now, you can even find cosmetics that incorporate this useful massage device that allows you to redefine the oval.
To make your lips softer you only need a tablespoon of sugar and a tablespoon of honey. Put the mixture on your lips and massage them with a soft toothbrush or your fingertips. Rinse and apply a little lip balm. Perfect lips!
Externally. If your skin is very dry, Dr. Laura Salvador, responsible for the Aesthetic Medicine area of the Antiaging Group Barcelona, recommends applying a few drops of almond oil to your eye contour cream, apply it and let it dry before going to bed.
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To end those dark areas under the eyes
Gato, Maybelline NY’s official makeup artist, advises “mark three small points with a concealer, and then connect them with the tip of your little finger. Do it with small touches, never dragging the product.”
To fix the eyeshadows, previously apply dark circles concealer all over the eyelid. It will last you the whole day without cracking. And if after finishing your makeup you want it to stay much longer: spray on the face, from a distance, thermal water or a specific mist. Do you want to learn how to apply the concealer well? Ratolina explains it to you.
Before plucking your eyebrows
To avoid pain, before plucking your eyebrows softens the skin. How? Simply passing a cotton disk previously moistened in warm water.
Lengthen your lashes
To make them look longer and more defined, they need to receive their mask portion one by one. To do this, move the brush in a zigzag when applying the product. Don’t miss our 10 tips to get longer lashes.
Stop hurting your eyeliner
To get a straight line drawn, rest a piece of paper on the end of the eye and diagonally to it. Getting a defined line has never been so easy. And if you want more tips to get a perfect eyeliner, take a look.
Carmine on her site
To prevent lipstick from drifting, Yannick Vaudry, makeup consultant for Yves Saint Laurent, advises “applying a layer of lipstick, kissing a handkerchief, then a touch of loose powder, and finally again carmine past “.
Pink is the quintessential flattering color. If you feel tired, give a touch of pink or apricot on the eyelids or cheeks. In fact, in France they call it “bonne mine” (good face) for its rejuvenating effect. Find out where and how to apply blush.
If you have a droopy eyelid, do not abuse dark eyeshadows and if you have found many wrinkles, avoid glitter shadows. For a fresher look, use light and natural tones in powdered or liquid textures, advises Eva Villar, makeup artist at Chanel. Don’t make these makeup mistakes if you don’t want to look older than you are.
Finishing touch with makeup removed
If you have sensitive skin, after removing make-up, spray your face with thermal water instead of using facial toner because – especially if it has alcohol – it will dry out your skin. For a soothing and “restorative” effect, you can soak a tissue in your face, apply it to your face, and relax for 10 minutes.
French manicure easier
Put on a bit of heat, leaving just over 1 mm of the edge of the nail free. It will help you paint the area with white enamel without fear of passing you by. Remove the heat and paint the entire nail in transparent or porcelain. Do you want to learn once and for all to do your French manicure?
After painting your nails
Have you painted your nails and want the enamel to dry faster? Then put your freshly painted hands in a bowl full of cold water. Foolproof tip!
For the feet
Dip your feet in pineapple juice to remove rough edges. This fruit will soften the skin of the feet due to its high bromelain content.
Do you have oily hair and don’t have time to get ready for an unexpected date? Try to have dry shampoo on hand. Spray, let it absorb, and then brush. You can even do well to “clean up” only the bangs, which, when in contact with the forehead, tend to oil more quickly.
Mane with volume
Straight manes gain in volume if you spray lacquer on a brush and brush down vigorously with your head down. Apply heat, always directing the air from the tips to the roots so that the cuticle is closed and returns to its normal position. To fix the effect, you only have to apply cold air at the end with the dryer.
If your hair is frizzy and you have run out of serum, grab a pea-sized portion of facial moisturizer and apply to the middle and ends. It is an ideal solution if you have frizzy hair.
Choose the dye according to your skin
To make it flattering, opt for the opposite tones; that is, if your skin is pink, do not choose reds – better natural or golden tones -; And if your skin is rather dull or pale, do without the ashes and choose warm colors. Find out which is the hair dye that favors you the most according to the color of your skin.
If you want perfectly lopsided bangs like celebrities, blow dry in the opposite direction with the blow dryer. Once ready, comb it in the direction you will wear it. Discover the mistakes you should not make with your hair.
Conceals spider veins
Those red veins that ugly the legs can be camouflaged with makeup concealer in green tone. Then apply translucent powders and put on flesh-colored stockings. Think that models use makeup to also neutralize body defects… they have them!
If you notice tired or swollen legs at the end of the day and you don’t have a specific product on hand, an option that will comfort you quickly is to apply your very fresh body cream with an upward massage. But remember to put it in the fridge first! We tell you other tips to prevent heavy legs this summer.
Extra hydration for hands and feet
Once a month, apply a nourishing cream to your feet, put on some cotton socks and sleep in them. It works the same for the hands with a specific cream and gloves. It is the best express beauty cure… and your nails will also thank you.