It is well known that every woman wants to look as beautiful as possible on her wedding day. Naturally, the makeup and hairstyle are done by the professionals, but makeup looks much better on nourished and smooth skin, and hairstyles are better on lush and silky hair. There are a lot of expensive products on the market, some of them are really good and worth the money, but some are totally overrated and can be too aggressive for the skin. Besides the regular beauty products, there are some natural remedies which are really healthy and nutritive for the skin and the hair.
However, weddings usually cost a lot, so if you want to cut some expenses, homemade beauty treatments are just the thing. Not only that they are budget-friendly, natural products can be as effective as the regular ones, but also much healthier.
Castor Oil for Long Lashes
Every night before bedtime put castor oil on the root and on the end of the eyelashes. You can do this with your fingers, with a swab or you can use an old mascara – the best option. However, this beauty treatment takes time, so make sure to start doing this at least one month before the wedding. The results are quite visible, your lashes will be much longer and thicker, just like every bride desires.
Make Your Hair Grow Faster
Use the oil of your choice (everything except sunflower oil), virgin olive oil, almond oil, avocado oil, what you have; you should use two tablespoons, not more, because your hair will be too greasy. Massage the roots of your hair, with your head upside down, for four minutes each day for seven days. The hair is really growing faster, but it can get really greasy – you can solve this problem with a dry shampoo. It is best to use warm oil for this treatment. You will be amazed with the results!
Banana, Honey and Yogurt Face Mask
You don’t have to spend a fortune to beautify yourself with expensive facials at spas or beauty salons, instead you can save money by making homemade facials. This one is easy to make and it is good for any skin type. All you need is one medium sized banana, four tablespoons of yogurt and two tablespoons of honey. Mash the banana and mix it well with other ingredients and voilà, the mask is done, you just have to put it on your face or other parts of your body and leave it for 10-15 minutes. Women love doing this facial treatment the day before the wedding because it makes the skin soft, smooth and moisturized.
Keep Your Skin Hydrated
It is very important to keep your skin hydrated and clean. Make sure you’re having plenty of water, that way you will keep your body hydrated. You should eat watermelon, cucumbers, lettuce, celery, tomatoes, they are very good for the skin because they are great source of hydration.
Take time to prepare for your big day, start your beautifying process few months before the wedding, nothing comes over night! Healthy life is the first step to healthy and therefore, beautiful skin and hair. And of course, don’t forget, none of this will work if you skip the beauty sleep.