First of all, choose an eye shadow shade that is a little bit lighter than the skin tone of your eyelid and using a large eye shadow brush, lightly dust all over your eyelid.
Then, apply a highlight colour following the natural arch of your eyebrow, beginning from the inner brow and then sweeping outwards. At the edge of your eye crease apply a subtle brown shadow brushing inwards to about half way. Using a fluffy eye shadow brush, blend the shadow to make a more subtle appearance.
Next, draw a line as close as possible to your lash line starting in the middle of your top lid, bringing the line upwards past the lash line to create the eyeliner wing. Bring the line back to the inner corner of the eye. You can choose a thin line for an elusive look or a thick line for a more … Read the rest
Avoid Sun Over-Exposure
Truth be told, age spots are not usually caused any aging at all. They are basically hyperpigmentation (excess melanin in the skin) brought on by sun-exposure. The spots you are seeing now were years in the making.
So your age spots are basically payback for years of sun-drenched activities you undertook without adequately protecting yourself from the sun.
All those UV rays turbocharge melanocyte, which are dark-pigment producing cells. As a result, the melanin is produced and it then clusters into brown spots.
So it’s best to avoid over-exposing yourself to the sun as so doing could bring on more spots and darken current spots. That said, you do need some exposure to the sun because sun exposure does bring some very important health benefits.
By using a sunscreen, you’ll be able to limit your sun exposure. All sunscreens are not made equal though. It’s very … Read the rest
Drink lots of water
Water keeps your skin hydrated and glowing, and helps to get rid of toxic compounds as well as waste materials from your body. Carry some with you all the time and sip from the bottle frequently. This is an easy natural beauty idea that works well for anyone, and as a bonus, it is practically free.
Minimize cleansing and moisturizing time
Start using a rinse away exfoliating facial cleanser, or just make use of hydrating wet wipes to remove cosmetics and moisturize the facial skin. Smooth a little extra virgin olive oil into your skin: you’ll find it much better than a number of proprietary moisturizers, and even silver screen legend Sophia Loren swears by it. Organic extra-virgin olive oil has antioxidants that may slow down the signs of aging and rectify sun damage. Also, it is usually affordable!
Dry hair shampoo
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When selecting for the right moisturizing cream for face or lotion go for one that will first of all fulfill the characteristic of adequately retaining the amount of moisture that is needed by your specific skin type as well as help to reinforce the skins protective barrier by firming it up and plumping up the skin cells.
The right kind of moisturizing cream for face must be able to protect the skin from free radical damage as well as manage to help avoid any irritation caused by exposure to the elements by calming the skin. Lastly a good skin moisturizing face cream or lotion should be able to improve the quality of the skin by making it softer, smoother and more radiant.
However there are different skin types and they all do not benefit from the same type of skin moisturizer. Each skin type benefits from a certain type of … Read the rest
Always protect your skin from the harsh rays of the sun. Never underestimate what the sun’s rays can do to your skin. Extended exposure to the sun’s rays could and will damage your skin – deplete your skin’s moisture and discoloration. In order to protect your skin from the sun, always apply sunscreens and sun blocks, especially those that are approved by skin doctors.
Relatedly, use eye creams as well for your facial skin in order to remedy those under-eye pouches dusky circles and wrinkles in your facial area. For wrinkles, use creams with retinol as it is proven to increase the collagen production on your skin. Use creams, masks, and serums with anti-inflammatory substances for those puffiness. For those dark circles, use creams that are rich in vitamin C as it helps in the decreased production of melanin.
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