PRE WEDDING BEAUTY TIPS FOR BRIDES
“On your wedding day you should look like yourself at your most beautiful” – Bobbi Brown
Weddings are the most special and you want it be absolutely perfect and magical which is why we spend exorbitant amounts of money on the venue, décor, flowers, food and a number of other things. But since you’re playing the main role in this fairytale, a day of preparation isn’t enough. While it is obvious that the wedding trousseau, make up and hairdo must have already been taken care of, it is also necessary to follow a beauty regimen much in advance so you look absolutely gorgeous and breathtaking on your D-Day. So what are the best pre wedding beauty tips that experts suggest? Let’s find out.
You’ve probably heard this enough that in order to get clear, flawless and glowing skin, it is absolutely necessary to gulp down atleast 1-2 liters of water each day! It keeps you hydrated thereby keeping the moisture in your skin intact. Drinking a lot of water each day also eliminates toxins in the body therefore keeping the nasty breakouts at bay.
Follow a strict skin care regimen:
Experts suggest that cleansing, toning and moisturizing should be done each night. Here’s what you should do;
Step 1: Cleanse your face with a mild and fragrance free foaming face wash and pat dry.
Step 2: Use an alcohol free toner which help balance the pH level of your skin and also tighten the pores.
Step 3: Apply some moisturizer and massage using upward strokes to keep your skin supple.
It is also advisable to exfoliate your skin 3-4 times a week which will help remove the blackheads and whiteheads.
Facial and clinical treatments:
It is recommended that you book monthly facial appointments at your favorite salon atleast 6 months prior to your wedding. This will not only remove the dirt from your pores but also increase blood circulation thereby giving you a natural rosy glow. However, if you have acne marks or dark spots do not frown. There are various clinical treatments that you can opt for which will not only make your skin spot free and fairer.
Instantly get glowing skin:
Ubtan is an age old trick used by Indian brides to brighten their skin and make it glow! This is one trick all our granny’s swear by ! What’s more, the ingredients are all present in your kitchen cabinet. You need;
- 2 teaspoon Besan
- A pinch of turmeric
- A few drops of lemon juice
Method: mix the above ingredients using milk to form a spreadable consistency. Apply this every day until your wedding day to feel the difference!
Removing sun tan was never this easy:
Tulsi is a very important plant in India not just because it is worshipped, but also because it has several miraculous healing properties. It is helpful in removing sun tan and dark patches on skin thereby helping you achieve flawless skin! You need;
- 5-6 tulsi leaves
- 2 tbsp sugar
- A tsp of rose water
- A tsp of lemon juice
Method: Mix the above ingredients and apply it all over your face and neck. Leave it for 10 minutes wash and pat dry!
Apart from following the above tips, it is also essential that you keep in mind that you sleep for a minimum of 8 hours in order to prevent dark circles. It also advisable that you stay away from fried foods and include a lot of juices, salads and green tea to prevent breakouts. By following these tips, we assure you that you will look splendid on your wedding day.