You do not want any other person to outshine you on your wedding day! This is a once in a lifetime event, eagerly looked forward to and to be cherished until the end. Achieving perfection is a compulsion for every bride for her special day. Here are a few useful beauty tips to look flawless at your wedding. All those of you considering tying the knot this bridal season can apply these useful tips shared by Monika Sood, expert and managing director of TBC by Nature, an all-natural cosmetic brand.
Start a little early this bridal season to set your routine in order to radiate beauty all around you.
- Sleep Well
Eyes are the lamps that light up your face. It is necessary to get enough sleep of minimum 6-8 hours every night to prevent dark circles around tired eyes. Sufficient sleep rejuvenates and balances hormones. It works to light up a healthy, bridal glow from within!
- Eat super foods
Vitamins and antioxidants in super foods repair skin cells. Antioxidants remove free radicals that cause ageing. Make sure you ingest enough Vitamin C from papaya, kiwi fruit, guava and watermelon. Drinking 12-15 glasses of water hydrates as well as flushes out toxins preventing them from building up under the skin.
- Cleansing your Skin
All that creating inner glow is very well but if allow it to be covered up with dirt you have wasted all your efforts. Use a mixture of rose water, honey, turmeric, sandalwood paste or even saffron face wash to cleanse and open up facial pores.
Homemade herbal face packs work best for that natural smooth, glowing and supple skin look.
- Get rid of Suntan with Tulsi face pack
Here’s something that is both antibacterial and antifungal. Tulsi face pack actually heals by killing off bacteria and fungi. This removes pigmentation, dark patches as well as suntan from your exposed skin.
Method: you can make tulsi face pack easily. You will need a few tulsi leaves, 2 tbsps. of fine sugar, 1 tbsp. lemon juice. Mix all them in a fine paste before applying on face and neck. Wait 10 minutes before rinsing. Use gentle, circular motions with your fingertips especially over tanned areas. Wash with cold water and pat dry.
- Be a Glowing Bride with Rose petal face pack
No one can resist special scent of roses. It has been used chiefly and predominantly in all beauty products since the very beginning. Rose petal face pack can give a supernatural glow to your skin.
Method: use fresh, good quality rose petals in milk to make smooth paste. Use milk for oily skin, milk cream for dry skin. Apply and leave for 20 minutes to soak into facial skin. Rinse with lukewarm water, use twice weekly for best results.
- Exfoliate Elbows
Never neglect your elbows. They can turn off your amorous gestures abruptly. Get rid of dead and dry skin in these areas. Exfoliate with lemon and salt. You will need to scrub daily for a couple of weeks to see results. Start early.
Follow tips without being tardy to enhance your natural beauty. Look gorgeous and shed all fears of competition.