How To Care For Your Skin This Monsoon!
Every year, we wait for monsoon to arrive and welcome the rains, As much as we love the idea of dancing in the rains, our skin may be not too happy about it. The rainy season can be a little too much to handle especially for our skin, therefore it’s necessary to take care of your skin and stay fresh and glowing throughout the year. And that’s why we bring you simple skin care tips for a worry free monsoon.
Tomatoes for skin.
Do you know tomatoes works wonders for our skin? Well, that’s true. Tomatoes helps our skin to look fresh, hydrated and rejuvenated. The proper way of using tomatoes is to apply them after grating them on your skin and leave it till it dries, and then rinsing it off with lukewarm water . You will see that your skin looks and feels more radiant and fresh as compared to before.
Dehydrated skin can actually lead to unwanted skin problems, therefore dehydration must be prevented. Drink lots of water to keep the skin hydrated and flush away all the toxins which accumulate inside our body. Don’t avoid drinking water just because it leads to excess urination, this in fact helps to get rid of toxins. Drink water even if you don’t feel thirsty, have at least 8-10 glasses of water everyday. Intake of water helps reduce the appearance of wrinkles, to give your skin that extra boost of hydration, apply a good moisturizer that works well for your skin type, but remember not to make your skin oilier by loading a lot of product as it can lead to acne breakouts.
Jojoba oil is especially for people who have dry skin, you can also make a mask by mixing jojoba oil, honey, and yogurt and apply it all over the face and neck, and rinse it off after 15 mins. This will keep your skin moisturized and overcome any side effects of dry skin.
Avoid Heavy Foundations and moisturizers.
It’s important to let your skin breathe. Don’t pack your skin with heavy foundations or moisturizers which are oil based. Use a lightweight moisturizer and avoid using heavy layers of foundation as it block the pores and prevents your skin from breathing, and if your skin stops breathing well, it can cause severe acne and pimple breakouts!
Keep an eye on your diet.
Your diet reflects on your skin. So remember, to eat fresh and remain fresh. Intake more fruits and fresh vegetables as this will help your skin remain youthful throughout the year,.
Smoking and Drinking affects your skin too!
Smoking and drinking is a big NO. It dehydrates your skin, which eventually makes your skin look dull...and no one wants a dull skin. So avoid smoking and drinking to enjoy a healthy glowing skin.
Coconut oil for your lips.
Your lips are a part of your skin too which should be nourished and cared on regular basis. Monsoon is a season that causes your lips to dry, the best natural way to care for your lips is applying coconut oil on your lips before going to sleep. This will not only nourish your lips but also take away pigmentation, making it look luscious and pink, which we all desire.
With so many options available, we are sure you’ll have enough ways to take care of your skin this monsoon. Do try these out for the awesome glowing skin you always wished for.