Beauty Tips

Here is a small compilation of various beauty tips and DIY at home that i love

Facial toner

  • Apple cider vinegar
    • 1 part apple cider vinegar
    • 3-4 parts water
    • mix the ingredients together
    • lightly spray or dab on the face
    • let it sit for 10 mins
    • rinse
  • Lemon
    • mix half a lemon juice with equal quantity of water
    • Apply using a cotton ball
    • let it sit for 10 mins
    • rinse
  • For various skin types – 1

TIPS

  1. Works best when used after cleansing
  2. The smell will dissipate after a few minutes
  3. For sensitive skin, dilute the solution further

Exfoliate the skin

  • Baking soda
    • mix baking soda with your facial cleanser to make it an exfoliating cleanser OR you can also make a paste of just baking soda and water
    • gently rub it onto your skin and leave it on for 5-10 mins before rinsing off
  • Baking soda – 2
  • Honey and sugar
    • Mix 1 teaspoon of honey, 1 teaspoon of granulated sugar and 1 teaspoon of water or milk
    • gently rub it onto your skin and leave it on for 5-10 mins before rinsing off
  • Rice flour – 1

TIP : Make sure to use it 2-3 times a week and not every day


Face mask

  • Avocado
    • 2 tablespoons honey
    • 1 tablespoon sugar
    • 1-2 teaspoons lemon juice (only for oily skin)
    • mash the avocado and mix it with rest of the ingredients
    • apply the mask on face and wait for 15-20 mins before washing it off thoroughly
  • Baking soda
    • Mix baking soda with water
    • Apply on face and sit for 10 mins
    • Wash it off using warm water and a washcloth
  • Ubtan – 12
    • 2 tbsp Besan or gram flour
    • 1 tbsp almond oil
    • ½ tsp turmeric
    • 3-4 tbsp milk
    • Mix all the ingredients into a smooth thick paste. Apply on face and leave it for 20 mins. Wash it with lukewarm water. While removing the mask, rub in circular motion. Apply removing, moisturize
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TIP: Avoid using masks containing harsh acids and citrus products of you have sensitive skin

  • wash it off using warm water and a washcloth
  • Rice flour – brightening-mask2,
  • Clay mask – 12
  • Orange peel powder – 12
  • Strawberry – 1

DIY SCRUB

Sugar scrub at home

  • 1/2 teaspoon honey
  • 1 teaspoon raw sugar
  • fresh lemon juice
  • Combine honey and sugar and a squeeze of fresh lemon juice
  • mix the ingredients well
  • use it as a face scrub at home

Coffee scrub

  • 1 tablespoon ground coffee
  • 1 tablespoon water or olive oil
  • To make the scrub, combine the coffee and water or olive oil
  • scrub it on face and leave it for 5-10 mins before washing with water
  • If you use olive oil, skip applying a moisturizer afterwards, as olive oil will leave your skin super-moisturized

Rice flour – 1,

Body scrub – 1

TIPS

  1. You can use the wet coffee ground from morning brewed coffee
  2. Since coffee grounds can clog drains, apply the scrub and buff off the grounds over a plugged sink so that you can wipe them out

To reduce pimples

  • wash your face with a cleanser
  • take a cloth and dip it in lukewarm water
  • dab a drop of castor oil on the cloth
  • massage it on the pimple gently in circular motion
  • let it stay overnight
  • wash your face with a cleanser next morning

Acne marks

  • Fenugreek or methi seeds
    • add few fenugreek (methi) seeds into a little water
    • boil for about 10-15 minutes
    • allow the liquid to cool
    • strain out the seeds
    • using a cotton ball, apply the water to the acne scars
    • do this regularly for a week to notice change
  • Lemon juice
    • 1 tablespoon of lemon juice
    • 1 tablespoon of honey
    • 1 tablespoon of almond oil
    • 2 tablespoons of milk
    • mix them all and apply on the scars once a day
    • you will notice changes within a week
  • Apple cider vinegar
    • 1 tablespoon of ACV
    • 1 tablespoon of water
    • mix them both
    • using a cotton ball apply them on the scars
  • Remove acne marks – 1,

Hair mask

Coconut oil-honey-apple cider vinegar

  • 2 parts coconut oil, melted
  • 2 parts honey
  • 1 part apple cider vinegar
  • mix together and pour into a microwaveable jar
  • melt hair mask in microwave
  • stir to combine oil and honey
  • apply to hair – roots to tip
  • leave on up to 30 mins, wash and rinse

Aloe Vera for Dandruff

  • combine 2 tablespoons of apple cider vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon of organic raw honey
  • 1 cup of aloe vera gel
  • apply this all over the hair
  • leave it on for few minutes and rinse it off with shampoo and water thoroughly
  • apply 2-3 times a month to prevent dandruff

Aloe Vera for scalp infection

  • 1/2 teaspoon of camphor powder
  • 3 teaspoons of aloe vera gel
  • mix all the ingredients
  • apply this on the scalp thoroughly
  • massage gently
  • leave it for an hour or overnight for effective results
  • wash hair with plain water
  • Do this once a week

Aloe Vera for hair growth and anti-dandruff

  • soak 1 tablespoon of fenugreek seeds in water overnight
  • grind these seeds in the morning
  • add 2 tablespoons of aloe vera gel
  • make a fine paste
  • apply this mixture all over the scalp
  • leave it for 15 mins
  • apply twice a week

Fenugreek powder – 123


Hair rinse

  • 1 part apple cider vinegar
  • 1 part water
  • mix the apple cider vinegar and water together
  • after shampooing, pour the mixture into your hair and massage it into your scalp
  • let the apple cider vinegar concoction sit for some time before rinsing fully with water
  • no need to use conditioner

To untangle hair

  • add 1/3 cup of apple cider vinegar to 4 cups of water
  • pour over your hair after shampooing
  • leave on for a few seconds and rinse with cold water

Hair oil – various-methods2curry-leaves

Hair oil before hair wash

  • Coconut oil – 5 tbsp
  • olive oil – 9 tbsp
  • almond oil – 2 tbsp
  • jojoba oil – 2 tbsp
  • castor oil – 3 tbsp
  • vitamin e oil – 2 capsules
  • sesame oil – 1 tbsp
  • aloe vera gel – 2 tbsp
  • 20 drops of essential oil (each) – tea tree, lavender, peppermint, eucalyptus

Mix all the ingredients. Warm the mixture before applying to hair. Message the oil for some time. Leave it for some time before washing

Hair oil (regular)

  • Coconut oil – 5 tbsp
  • olive oil – 5 tbsp
  • almond oil – 2 tbsp
  • jojoba oil – 2 tbsp
  • castor oil – 3 tbsp
  • vitamin e oil – 1 capsules
  • sesame oil – 1 tbsp
  • 20 drops of essential oil (each) – tea tree, lavender, peppermint, eucalyptus

Mix all the ingredients in a bottle. Shake the bottle before use


For smelly feet

  • 1 cup of apple cider vinegar
  • 4 cups of water
  • mix the ingredients and soak your feet for about 15 mins

To get rid of bad breath

  • Add 1/2 tablespoon of apple cider vinegar to a cup of water
  • Gargle for 10 sec, at a time until the cup is empty

As a deodorant

  • Homemade Natural Deodorant – easy23456stick8
  • Homemade natural deodorant powder – list1
  • Take apple cider vinegar on a cotton pad and rub it on the underarm
  • it will dry and leaving you with non-smelly armpits

To remove nail fungus

  • Soak your feet and hands in a tub filled with water and rubbing alcohol
  • do this daily until fungus vanishes

Soften your feet

  • Soak you feet for 20 mins in 1 part vinegar with 2 parts warm water
  • this will leave your feet soft and smooth

Healthy lips – 1

  • massage castor oil on your lips for a minute before you sleep
  • wash off with cold water next morning
  • your lips will stay hydrated and beautiful throughout the day

OR

  • massage a drop of vitamin E oil on the lip and leave it overnight

Stretch marks

  • Massage castor oil on to your skin twice a day
  • within a month time, you will see results
  • if you are pregnant, use castor oil to prevent stretch marks

Face wash (powder) – 1(in hindi-powder), rice-flour3orange-peel-powder

My fav:

  • 2 tbsp rice flour
  • 1 tbsp orange peel powder
  • 1 tbsp milk powder
  • 1 tbsp oat flour
  • 1 tsp turmeric
  • Mix all the ingredients and store in an airtight container.
  • Wet face, take about a spoonful of face wash, make a paste with some water and apply and face.
  • NOTE: If you dont have milk powder, then mix the face wash with milk and then apply on face.

Face wash (liquid) – 1 (customize)


Shampoo – herbal

My fav:

  • 1/4 cup distilled water
  • 1/4 cup liquid castile soap
  • 1/2 tsp jojoba oil
  • 1/8 tsp peppermint oil
  • 1/8 tsp tea tree essential oil

(Optional)

  • 1/4 cup aloe vera gel
  • 1 tsp castor oil
  • 1 tbsp apple cider vinegar
  • 1 tsp glycerin
  • 1/8 cup coconut milk
  • 1/8 cup honey

Mix all the ingredients in a bottle. Shake the bottle before use


Body wash

  • Homemade body wash – 123

My fav :

  • 2/3 cup castile soap
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 2 tsp oil – jojoba/sweet almond/olive
  • 1 tsp vitamin E oil
  • 50-60 drops of essential oil of your choice

Mix all the ingredients in a bottle. Shake before use.

Bath Powder – 12simple4

  • 1 c green gram (whole moong dal)
  • 1 c channa dal
  • 1 c masoor dal
  • 1 c rice flour
  • 1 tbsp tumeric

Mix all the ingredients. Store in an air-tight container. Use in place of body wash.


Hand soap (homemade)

  • foaming –
  • Liquid – 1

Skin whitening – 12

Dark underarm remedy – 1234

My fav :

  • 1 tbsp rice flour
  • 1 tbsp gram flour/besan
  • 1 tsp tumeric
  • 1 tsp honey
  • milk – as needed

Mix all the ingredients and apply. Wait for 15-20 mins and then wash with water.


DIY

Baby powder – 12

Body butter – 12

Body cream – 1,

Body lotion – 1234,

Body powder – simple23456easy

Concealing powder – 1,

Dry Shampoo – 12,

Eyeliner – 12

Face exfoliator – 1

Face moisturizer – 1234simpleshea-butter7

Facial powder – 12345setting7,

Foundation – powder1powder2powder3powder4

Foundation powder and liquid – 1

Make up remover – 123

Mascara – 1

Mineral Powder – 12

Organic makeup – 123,

Primer – 12345

Sunscreen – 123

Toothpaste

  • powder – 1
  • paste – 1234

Toothpaste and mouthwash – 1

 


Others

 

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