Being beautiful can mean so many different things to so many different people. Regardless of what it means to you, this article has a lot of wonderful tips on how you can be more beautiful and keep yourself looking that way for a long, long time.
If one of your polishes starts to get thick and sticky, add a bit of polish remover in the bottle. Add a tiny bit, then close the bottle and shake vigorously. You’ll be able to get another application or two from the nail polish.
You can draw attention your eyes and make them appear more attentive by applying a coat of dark brown or black waterproof mascara. Keep extra mascara wands handy so you are able to break clumps up and get rid of flakes around your eyes.
If you are fighting an irritating, itchy and flaky scalp, you can use yogurt to remove flakes and keep your scalp itch-free. Simply massage a plain Greek or dairy yogurt into your scalp, then allow it to sit for no longer than 15 minutes. After you rinse, you should notice less flakes and itching.
You can camouflage an unsightly double chin by brushing on a swipe of rosy-brown powder blush along your jawline from your ears to your chin. Next, use a light, translucent powder on your natural chin and blend the entire area very well. This may take a bit of practice, but when done properly, it makes a noticeable difference.
When you use heated hair appliances, use hair products that are made specifically for use with these types of appliances. Using these tools too often can cause problems, so be cautious. By using these heat-activated products you are protecting your hair from heat damage and keeping it shiny and soft.
To determine whether you have cool or warm skin tones, check out the veins on the inside of your wrist. If you have cool skin, the veins will appear bluish in color. If you have warm skin, they will have a greenish tint instead. Cool skin tones look best in cool colors, such as blue and purple, whereas warm skin tones, look best in warm colors like red, yellow and orange.
When applying winged eyeliner, extend the line at the outer edge of your eye so that it follows the natural curve of your lower lash line. This helps it blend with the shape of your eye so that it looks more natural. The eyeliner should be thickest at the outer corner of your eye and then taper to a point at the tip of the wing.
To extend the life of your lip gloss, apply a lip liner first. Be sure to match your lip shade with the lip liner. By taking this step first you’re gloss will be sure to stay on much longer.
Use eye drops to help your eyes sparkle. That will stop your eyes from getting irritated and dry, too. If you work on a computer eight hours a day, this will help to rehydrate your eyes. Keep eyedrops handy in your desk or purse.
Using Vaseline on your cuticles once weekly will help your fingernails grow. That will encourage your nails to grow, as you are feeding new nails and are encouraging circulation in the nail beds. If you wear nail polish, apply a top coat to reduce chipping.
Having the wisdom to know that you are beautiful, no matter what you look like on the outside, is first and foremost. Once you know that, then the rest of this article can come into play as you implement the ideas here to be more beautiful, now and in the future.