10 Cheap Beauty Tips You Must Know
Maintaining your beauty with all the commercial products is an expensive task and may burn your pockets. But we simply cannot give up on our beauty care routine.
How about some tips which are cheap and yet effective?
Trust me on these tips, these will not only be cheap and effective but also times work better than our expensive beauty products since there is no risk of chemicals working on our skin. Today I shall share with you all ten such cheap beauty tips which will help you take care of your beauty in your daily life and at the same time won’t dig holes in your pockets. Read on.
Taming those flyaways and frizzy hair looks difficult especially without a good hair serum in hand. But these serums come with a hefty price. In such a situation when you have any stray flyaway hair, take any moisturized in dime size quantity, rub it between your hands and run over those stray hair. The weight of the moisturizer will hold those stray hair down.
Honey Face Mask
Give a break to those expensive chemical laden face masks and let the sweet honey benefit your skin. Ensure that you use raw honey for this purpose and not the chemically processed honey. Raw honey has anti-bacterial properties which help in hydrating skin and making it soft & supple. Take a tablespoon of honey and gently warm it by rubbing the fingertip together. Now apply it on your face, leave it on for 10-15 minutes and then wash off with warm water. You can do it once or twice a week as per convenience.
Use Ice Cubes To Keep Acne And Wrinkles At Bay
What can be as cheap as Ice cubes to fight against huge beauty threats like Acne and wrinkles? All you need to do is to massage your face with an ice cube until it melts. Doing this every night before bed will help in keeping acne and wrinkles away.
Our nails too need moisturization. Soak your nails in olive oil for five minutes and see how your hand and nails love this pampering session.
If your nails are stained due to too much use of dark nail paints, then soak in your nails in lemon halves. This will not only remove stains but also make your nails look shinier.
Elbow and Knee Brightener
Dark knees and elbows are a major beauty concern. To brighten knees and elbows all you need to do is to cut an orange into halves and rub it on your elbows and knees. Let it sit for 15-20 minutes and then rinse off. This not only brightens them but also helps to soften the rough patches.
De-Puff Your Eyes With Raw Potatoes
Dark circles and puffy eyes can spoil your overall look. Raw potato slices work well to soothe eyes, de-puff them and regular usage may even lighten dark circles. All you need to do is to wash and peel a potato. Cut two slices and place one on each eye. Lay down, relax and let the potatoes work their magic; leave them on your eyes for 15-20 minutes. Now rinse the eye area gently with lukewarm water.
Dry Brushing for Better Skin
Want an overall glowing skin? Then you should definitely try dry brushing. Dry brushing is a simple detoxification process for your body. It stimulates a number of organs through a gentle massage and helps the lymphatic system, eliminates dead skin coatings, strengthens the immune system, can eliminate cellulite, stimulates the hormones, and can help tighten skin through better circulation. Dry brushing is a cheap process and will not be heavy on your pocket.
Apple Cider Vinegar Clarifying Shampoo
To help eliminate any build up in your hair you need not invest in those specialized shampoo rather use this simple DIY. All you need to do is to mix ¼ cup organic apple cider vinegar with 1 cup of water. After using this mixture you can follow up with your regular conditioner.
Microwave Lotion Into Luxury
Who doesn’t love a spa day? But the luxurious Spa pampering burn our pockets, how about some spa like pampering at home. A quick and cheaper indulgence is to put your favorite body lotion in the microwave for about 10 seconds, but ensure that the oils in the lotion do not separate and it is not very hot. Now apply this warm lotion for the ultimate spa like indulgence.
Black Head Removal
To remove black heads pour 4 or 5 drops of raw honey on an open lemon wedge. Now rub this lemon wedge on your face for a minute, emphasizing more on trouble areas. Leave the mixture on for 10 minutes and rinse with cold water. It is always recommended to do this at night before going to bed.
Ladies these were some cheap beauty tips. I hope you like these. I am going to try the microwave lotion thing right away.
Which among these are you trying out soon?
Do you have more tips to share?
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