Who doesn’t want to have that Hollywood appearance and glow for their skin without the designer price tag and may be painless procedures? Shimmering, luminous skin is a sign of youth and health. Our skin is fragile and exposing it to harmful chemicals is always a huge risk to take. Stressful lifestyles, hectic work schedules, not enough sleep, lack of nutritional diet, pollution, harmful sun rays, smoking, and drinking alcohol are all major factors which make our skin dull and dry. All of these are a part of life and it is not easy to run away from. However, you can surely prevent them. Of course, you cannot hold on to your age, but you can surely slow down the loss of glow and radiance from your skin.
Whether we apply makeup to it, moisten it with lotion or smooth it with a homemade facial mask or scrubs, our skin so much more than just of a reflection that we see in a mirror staring back at us. Our skin is an analogy that defines how we see ourselves and define how we are seen
Ladies don’t let your skin be a vulnerability, rather let it be a source of celebration. Let us tell your story.
You can create a daily routine, that is free of chemicals and great for your, skin from the inside and out, with just a few simple ingredients. If you want to keep your skin blemish free, eliminate the signs of premature aging, and achieve that luminous shine and glow; start using these foods today.
Use some of these steps that can help you achieve that desiderated balance.
This is where homemade beauty recipes come in handy as they are a natural alternative to cosmetic products.
We have broken down these solutions to keep your skin glowing into home remedies and diet that you need to follow.
Blueberries taste great sure but are one of the most potent of the superfoods since it increases circulation thus, making your skin look radiant and help your skin glow. That deep blue color that makes blueberries so gorgeous translates to helping your skin look beautiful too. The extra bonus of phytonutrients in blueberries are dynamic antioxidants that help reverse oxidative damage, fancy verbiage for (and signs of aging).
Get Glowing Skin with This Homemade Morning Face Mask
That’s right, this is a morning mask, not breakfast. Most likely you save your masks the nighttime or as something. All you must do is apply it in the morning and scrub, and you’ll walk away with glowing skin all day long.
What’s in this for you? Blueberries are nature’s super-charged antioxidant boost packed in a tiny, little berry. Pretty convenient, right? These antioxidants are great for reducing damage from UV rays and other environmental factors that could leave your skin damaged.
Oatmeal restores your skin to a balanced pH. This is an awesome benefit if you suffer from any skin conditions, inflammation or even just dryness. It also naturally produces saponins, which means it will lather and cleanse your skin, 100 percent naturally. Think of it as a super mild alternative to your normal face wash.
Lastly, honey is a humectant, also known help skin to retain moisture. If you’re using raw honey, it’ll have tiny micro-beads to exfoliate skin too. As if that wasn’t enough, honey is a natural anti-bacterial and produces a very mild form of hydrogen peroxide. These two aspects make it amazing for acne-prone skin.
– 1 tbsp oatmeal or oat flour
– 5-6 blueberries, fresh or frozen
– 1 tsp raw honey
- Blend up 1 tablespoon of your oatmeal in the blender. If you’re using oat flour, skip this step. You can leave your oats whole and get the same benefits, but they’ll stick to your skin better if they’re blended.
- Mash up 5 to 6 blueberries. Using frozen blueberries works great because they get juicy and squishy as they defrost. Pop a few in the fridge the night before to streamline your morning routine.
- Mix honey in with the blueberries.
- Add in your blended oatmeal or oat flour and mix well.
- Apply to damp skin and let it set for 10-15 minutes, just long enough to drink your coffee, check your e-mail and give yourself a pat on the back for your excellent time-management skills.
- To rinse, add water and gently scrub for an extra exfoliation boost. Wipe off any excess with a damp washcloth.
Make your own oatmeal scrub. You can use oatmeal scrub on your face, neck, or body to remove dead skin cells
There are 18 different amino acids types founds in oats, which are essential to healthy skin. Amino acids act as building blocks for the body, helping to rebuild tissue and promote healing. Your face can absorb amino acids from the oatmeal in a face mask, making it an ideal ingredient to help heal blemishes and repair damaged skin.
- Grind rolled oats in your food processor or coffee grinder until you have enough ground oats to fill 1/2 cup.
- Add 1/3 cup ground sunflower seeds, 1/2 teaspoon peppermint leaves and 4 tablespoons of almond meal. Mix everything thoroughly.
- Combine 2 teaspoons of the oatmeal mixture with a small amount of heavy cream (or vegan alternatives) until the mixture has the consistency of a facial scrub. Scrub your face, neck, and chest with the oatmeal scrub and rinse thoroughly.
There are 18 different amino acids types founds in oats, which are essential to healthy skin. Amino acids act as building blocks for the body, helping to rebuild tissue and promote healing. Your face can absorb amino acids from the oatmeal in a face mask, making it an ideal ingredient to help heal blemishes and repair damaged skin. To make an easy skin-soothing oat face mask simply grind 4 Tablespoons oats until coarse but not powdery), add to ½ Tablespoon fresh lemon juice and 1 Tablespoon natural honey. Mix ingredients together, apply onto damp skin, leave for 15-20 minutes, and then rinse with warm water.
Glowing skin of women of diverse backgrounds can always give off a healthy and even more of a radiant glow by following these steps. No one’s skin is the same and should be considered gift that should be appreciated. It doesn’t matter where you come from or who you are. One should always cherish his or her self and be proud of their heritage.
Ladies we owe it your skin. By investing and devoting to healthy skincare habits, we make it feel less of a burden and more of a prize. Treat yourself whenever you feel like it even if on a regular basis. After all, you are the queen of your castle. Me time can be every day.
Most importantly Ladies, remember that beauty and diversity radiate from the inside out. Cheesy as this may sound, no matter how many things you do to improve your skin’s health, and outer appearance, nothing will make your complexion glow more than a joyful spirit. Focus on doing things that bring you joy. Harvest happiness on the inside and it will show on the outside.