The monsoon may be comforting but wet weather makes the skin moist. This means bad news for all skin types. Read on to learn about homemade beauty tips unique to the rainy season.
Hot showers may feel good on rainy days, but they can cause a lot of damage to your skin, which you don’t want! Hot water weakens the capillaries and makes you red. Follow our skin care tips and use warm water instead!
When you get wet in the rain, you may think that the rain accidentally washed your face. But there is no reason to clean the skin, as bacteria build up and skin outbreak rates are high during this season.
Drink more water. Increased water intake during the wet monsoon can keep you hydrated.
Increase protein intake and quality protein. Check out our article on skin-friendly foods for more information.
Monsoon = wet, humid weather, which means sweating feet and sticky shoes that can cause fungal infections and other diseases. If you wear open-toed shoes or sandals, dirty water can cause serious damage to your feet; if you wear closed shoes, they will stay moist and will not let your feet breathe, so wear monsoon-friendly shoes (such as rubber boots or Floaters that do n’t stumble) become the focus. Wash your feet every time you go home and make sure your feet are completely dry before putting on new shoes or socks. Regular pedicure is a must! So follow our skincare tips and read about how to pedicure at home.
The first homemade beauty secret involves pomegranate seeds, oatmeal, honey and buttermilk. Mix these ingredients and apply it on your face. Keep it for 15 minutes. Scrub, anti-aging compounds (such as antioxidants and vitamin C) can nourish your skin, remove dead skin and leave you looking younger.
This homemade mask is designed to restore your lost luster. Mash an apple, add a spoonful of sugar, two spoonfuls of milk and a few drops of essential oil. Now, apply it on the face, leave it for 15 minutes, and then wash it off. At the end, your face becomes hydrated and deeply nourished.
This is another homemade mask that will let you lose your skin in wet weather. You will need a spoonful of besang, turmeric powder and curd. Paste and apply on your face and neck. Leave it on for about 10 to 12 minutes, then spray Dabur Gulabari rose water on the face, then rinse off gently. You will have clean, nourished and soft baby skin.