Summer season is good enough for those passionate youngsters who love to enjoy hang-out with friends in Water Park and planning holidays in coolest hill stations but during this enjoyment and travelling, they miss to follow golden rules of summer skin care. This is what can be resulted into sunburn and tanning.
Here Are Some Special Skin Care Tips Every Girl Should Follow In Summer Season:
The most important thing your skin wants in summer season regularly is moisture. This does not mean that you should just forget you skin after applying moisturizer over it. Actually, your skin requires natural moisture from inside. For this purpose, you should hydrate your skin properly by drinking lots of water. This will make your skin soft and smooth. If you are unable to drink lots of water, you can add some flavor in plain water to make it interesting. For instance, basal extract, lemon juice, mint flavor or strawberry ice slices in your water can interest you to drink it.
If you are caffeine crazy and drink significant number of tea and coffee cups every day, you should change your habit by replacing it with green tea. Green tea is a good anti-oxidant and toxin repellent. You can drink up to 5 cups of green tea everyday for amazing health benefits.
Seasonal Fruit Diet
All the fruits available in summer season are good for enhancing the status of your health. For example, fruits like strawberry, water-melon and musk melon bear lots of water and nutrients that nourish your skin well. Eating these fruits directly or in the form of fruit salad daily makes your skin healthy and glowing.
The most important thing you should never forget during summer season is use of sunscreen lotion regularly. Choose a good quality sunscreen lotion with at least 30 SPF to make a protective sheet over your body against harmful UV rays of sun. if you are going out for several hours, don’t forget to carry your sunscreen too and touching up your skin time to time after every 3 hours.
For those who are looking for instant and long term cooling, skin toner is the best friend. Choose a soothing and natural skin toner for regular use in summer. A good toning agent or astringent is useful not only to offer a cooling effect to skin but also for keeping the pores closed so that accumulation of dust and dirt does not take place.
Moisturizer is another important cosmetic you should be always ready with to keep your skin hydrated. Many women think that they don’t require a moisturizer in summer season but you are wrong if you think so. Regular moisturizing of your skin is important to keep it hydrated. Prefer using water based moisturizer in summer.
Gram flour is the best home remedy to get rid of sun tanning. Add a few drops of curd and lemon in gram flour and make thick paste. Apply the paste over the sun affected skin and leave to dry. Then wash with cold water. This will sooth the sun-burnt skin.
Exfoliating your skin time to time is important to get rid of dead cells. You can prepare your home based exfoliating agent for this purpose. Take 4 to 5 tablespoons of gram flour, a pinch of turmeric, 5-6 drops of rose water and milk to make paste. Mix all the ingredients well for preparation of thick paste. Apply it on your face and then scrub well. Always remember not to exfoliate your skin when it is affected from sun burn.
Cucumber Curd Pack
Cucumber curd pack is good for offering cooling effect to your skin. Take half of a cucumber, cut it into small pieces and blend it well. Add a tablespoon of curd and mix it well with the papaya paste. Now, apply this face pack uniformly on your face and leave it to dry for about 15 minutes. Wash your face gently with cold water after the pack dries and pat dry your face.
Another cooling pack for skin to be used in summer is papaya face pack. Take two tablespoon of papaya pulp, 1 teaspoon of honey and white part of an egg. Blend all the ingredients well together and make a fine face pack. Then, apply this pack over your face and let it dry. Wash thoroughly with cold water after 15 minutes. Your skin will start glowing again.
Just by following all the above mentioned skin care tips, you can enjoy this summer without any disappointment.