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How to Apply Makeup According to Your Face Shape

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To create a perfect look, it is important to take into consideration the shape of your face and specific features of each face, such as eye color and skin tone or hairstyle. In this article you will find out 4 models of make-up depends on your face shape.

The secret is the technique of contouring or makeup concealer, whose aim is to highlight the most attractive features of you face and to camouflage imperfections using lights and shadows. How do you know what is your face shape? Here are some recommendations and make-up ideas if you an elongated, round, heart-shaped or triangular shape.

Make-up for round face

  1. Face contour: To obtain a bronzed look, choose two shades of foundation, one that match with your skin color and the other one a darker tone. The darker foundation will outline the forehead, chin and neck.
  2. Eyebrows:Ideally, eyebrows will be angular, not round.
  3. Blush:It is recommended to apply a 45 degree angle ( following the line of the cheek)
  4. Expressive eyes: makeup should to be a strong one to create the illusion of depth. Smokey eyes technique can be adapted to any look, using several shades of the same colors (avoid black).

Make-up for elongated face

  1. Face contour:After applying makeup base (foundation, concealer, powder), apply a matte brown powder, 1-2 shades darker than your skin, in the top of the forehead, temples, and the jaw line. Make the application with circular movements in order to soften colors and to create a natural look.
  2. Highlight cheekbones: try a pink or bronze blush and apply it horizontally (from the apples of your cheeks to extremities)
  3. Elongated eyes: highlight your eyes by applying make-up on your eyelid using tones of beige, brown, then drawing a line using black ink and applying false eyelashes.
  4. Seductive Lips: to balance the facial structure, it is recommended to highlight your lips using a pencil to outline them and deep red lipstick.

Make-up for heart- shaped face

  1. Face contour:on the clean and moisturized face, apply your foundation and highlight the temples using a brown and matte powder.
  2. Eyes: are preferred pale (pink, purple, gold) colors for eyes. Do not draw the attention to the upper zone of the face. You should avoid to draw lines using ink or dark colors.
  3. Lips: use a pink gloss or a lipstick
  4. Natural cheekbones: it’s not recommended the blush, nor shadow illuminator, because it draws attention and the cheeks are already well highlighted.

Fabulous Natural Remedies For Dried And Cracked Hands

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Dried and cracked hands can have many causes. In the cold season, cold and wind can dry the skin from your hands, leaving it rough and sensitive to touch. It is important to moisturise your hand properly and in this article you will find some great natural remedies for dried and cracked hands.

It is hard to find a hand cream that deeply nourishes your skin. You don’t have to spend to much money trying to find the cream that will heal your hands skin and you can try to prepare these amazing natural remedies.

Fabulous Natural Remedies For Dried And Cracked Hands 

  1. Prepare a paste with 1/2 of avocado, 1 tablespoon of olive oil and one tablespoon of apple vinegar. Mix all the ingredients very well and apply the obtained paste on your hands. Leave it to act 15 minutes and then rinse it with warm water. You will notice that your skin is soft.
  2. Pour in a recipient water and apple vinegar and soak your hands in this mixture. Leave your hand to dry naturally. Apple vinegar helps in calming dry and cracked hands.
  3. Prepare a mixture with one egg yolk, lemon juice and one tablespoon of olive oil. Apply the mixture on your hand and stay like that for 15 minutes, then rinse your hands with warm water. This mask prevent the aging of hands and make them soft.
  4. Prepare your own hand cream – combine rose water with lemon juice and one tablespoon of glycerine. Massage your hands with this lotion.
  5. Prepare a cream with cucumber juice and glycerine and use it every night. This mixture will help you to properly nourish your skin.

What Does Your Lip-stick Shape Says About Your Personality

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Women use lip-stick almost every day and we offer a lot of attention to our lips. I’m sure you noticed that when you constantly use a lip-stick, it takes a different shape. Have you ever wonder what does your lip-stick shape says about your personality? Find out more information about your personality in this article.

In psychological terms, red is associated with warmth, positive energy, motivation, and many studies have shown that red is the color that excites our most intense emotions, triggering also strong feelings such as trust and ambition. Red lipstick in particular, was associated for many centuries with sensual woman.

But not matter what is the color you use, women adore lip-sticks. Study your lip-stick shape, compare it with the images, and find out new things about your personality.

  1. Conical shape

Either people love you very much, either they consider you a nasty person. But this thing does not bother you and even those who do not sympathize you, you are ready to support them. You’re a family woman who can not stand the solitude.

  1. Straight shape

Are you a person full of life, intelligent and cheerful, which makes you charming. You like to experiment, you’re a naturally curious person, always ready to learn something new. Therefore, when it comes to movies, you prefer documentaries. You can not stand to argue and try to bring the balance in any relationship.

  1. Round shape

You like to receive our guests, which is why living room is your favorite place in the house. You like to keep order and make the place extremely comfortable. You are very careful of your family. You cultivate your hobbies such as music, writing or painting.

  1. Almost identical as the original shape 

You are a conscientious person and since childhood and have done the best to follow the rules, many of them self-imposed. You not bear to disappoint or hurt someone. This empathy turned you into a very loved person and a reliable teammate.

  1. Slightly concave shape

Do not bother to get your hands dirty when it comes to fulfill your duties, especially that stand in your ambition to finish everything you start. Your curiosity has no limits and  you don’t fear to assume new responsibilities. That is why you always get what you want.

  1. Sharp angles shape

Smart and sexy you are flirting non-stop and this is why you often attract the envy of your friends. When you are going on a vacation you are willing to do different things rather than stay in a lounge chair in the sun. Some people see you confident and you  know your capabilities and you’re proud of them.

Natural Remedies To Get Rid Of Warts

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Warts can be pretty disturbing for their size. They are produced through straight interaction with HPV, which is spreadable. HPV may extent by person-to-person contact or through direct contact with an object used by a person with the bug. The virus that causes warts can extent to other places on the body of the person infected.

They are usually harmless but may be unsightly. The ones on the feet are called verrucas (or verrucae) and are sometimes aching. Warts and verrucas frequently clear in time without cure. There are some easy tricks that will help you get rid of warts naturally.

Natural Remedies To Get Rid Of Warts

  1. Sorry for the smell, but garlic is actually a great natural remedy for warts. Make a mash from 1 clove of a garlic and spread it over your wart directly. Good news for the smell, cover your warts with a cloth to prevent the garlic from getting to places and sleep like this. When you get up in the morning remove the garlic and clean your wart. Repeat this every night until the wart dries off and comes out on its own.
  2. This second method can actually even be helpful with kids when they have warts. Banana peels are very effective in drying off warts. Similar to the garlic one, place a piece of a banana peel on your wart before you got sleep, cover it with a cloth and sleep like that. Definitely smelling better than the garlic, the banana peel will be able to dry of your wart and help you get rid of warts.
  3. Prepare a lemon juice and with a cotton pad spread some of the lemon juice on your wart. You have to repeat this 3-4 times a day until the wart dries of.
  4. They are kinds of viruses, apple cider is a great weapon to fight them off as it has acid in it. Have a cotton pad soaked in apple cyder and again wrap it up around the wart, keep it there while sleeping.
  5. For last, you can even create your own wart cream naturally. Mash up a C vitamin tablet, and add lemon juice and water in it. Mix it so that it has a dense state and spread this over your wart.

Say Goodbye To Your Period Pimples

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Period pimples are very annoying and make their apparition every month before your period to come. Acne has a bad habit of appearing when you expect it the least. A woman’s monthly cycle is an ideal time for pimples to breakout, spoiling your routine.

The sole reason for such a predicament is the excess release of estrogen hormone during your periods.

You may experience breakouts when these hormones are produced in excess leading to the production of sebum on your skin. However, you have the option to turn the other way off the mirror when it happens. But for those who don’t want to be embarrassed by the unexpected visitors, we have consolidated a few remedies that can come to your rescue.

Say Goodbye To Your Period Pimples

  1. Try Birth Control Pills

Consuming birth control pill will check the production of estrogen and progesterone that is secreted couple of weeks before the menstruation. This can stop the regular breakouts of acne and make you look more appealing.

  1. Do Not Touch Your Face

Some women have the habit of touching their faces more than it’s necessary. This may boost the spread of bacteria and dirt all over your face, consequently, causing more breakouts. So unless you’re washing your face or applying a cream, keep your hands off your face.

  1. Sterilize Your Cell Phone

You have no idea how many number of bacteria thrive on the screens of your smartphones. So, regularly clean your phone’s screen with an anti-bacterial solution and sterilize it. If you have acne on you jawline, you now know what has caused it

  1. Shower After Working Out

It is recommended to hit the showers immediately after sweating it out at the gym. Your sweat will attract dirt thereby turning your skin into a breeding ground for the bacteria. A shower, right after your workout will take out the excess oil and dirt off your skin, making it hard for the pimple-causing bacteria to dwell on your face.

Tips for Proper Suncare

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No matter if if summer of other season, you should always be aware how to take care of your skin, especially how to protect it from sun. Every year, millions of people are diagnosed by skin cancer in the United States alone.

However, most of the cases could have been prevented with proper preventive skin care. Shielding from harmful sunrays is one of the effective methods and sunscreen precisely does that. But effective coverage is hard to achieve because it involves more than just slopping the lotion on your skin before you come out in the sun. Read on these simple tips to protect your skin from sun-burn and keep it healthy. In this article you will find out very useful tips for proper suncare.

Tips for Proper Suncare

Use sunscreen even when you’re indoors

It may seem that applying sunscreen while you’re not in the sun is unnecessary. Although, the harmful UV rays of the sun penetrate the regular window glasses and cause due harm. These rays suppress your immune system and result in wrinkles and brown spots on your skin.

Apply sunscreen to the all the parts

Don’t just apply the cream on your face, because when you’re lying on the beach, most of your body is exposed to the sun. The exposed areas show quick signs of aging and are vulnerable to the development of melanomas (cancerous tumors).

Shade doesn’t really protect you

Don’t let the shade give you the false sense of security. The umbrellas are not effective against the harmful UV rays. You’re not safe in the winter either; 80% of the sunrays are reflected off the snow. Whether, you’re under the shade or not, sunscreen must be applied before you come out.

Don’t just smear it right before you step out

Sunscreens must be absorbed by your skin for maximum results. Don’t apply it just in time you need to step out. Apply at least 15-minutes before you hit the beach.

Sunscreen of SPF 15 or higher

On a cloudy day, 80% of the UV rays can still penetrate the clouds. So, don’t forget to use the sunscreen of SPF 15 or higher for protecting your skin.

THE BENEFITS OF COCONUT OIL

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Personally, I love the coconut oil and I use it every day as a moisturizer for my face. Recently, the coconut oil has become  a cosmetic coveted by many women who are willing to give up the conventional treatments. 

In general, you need to know about coconut oil is that it is a beauty product because of its antibacterial and anti fungal properties. In addition it is a  great moisturizer for  our skin. Coconut oil is composed of saturated fat (90% of the total content) and vitamins E and K, but it is also rich in iron.

Coconut oil – benefits for skin

Coconut oil is part of products specifically designed for people with dry , cracked, dehydrated, irritated and inflamed hands

    • Moisturizes and softens the skin
    • Removes skin that is feeling dry
    • It is a good scrub
    • It is gentle on wounds or calluses ( it heals the bruises)
    • Soothes irritations (coconut oil is indicated to use after shaving as antibacterial)
    • Slows down aging of the skin
    • Tones and beautifies the skin
  • Gives a  great glow

Coconut oil – benefits for hair

    • Vitamin E from coconut oil is a real tonic to stimulate the hair growth
    • Both fatty acids and protein composition of coconut oil keep away dandruff, scalp diseases, but also strengthen the hair
    • Treats hair loss and is instrumental in its recovery after being damaged by prolonged exposure to sunlight or submission of long and aggressive treatments
    • It is especially recommended for people with dry and damaged hair as it moisturizes the scalp  and restores hair follicles
  • Gives shine and suppleness

Homemade Natural Masks Against Wrinkles

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In order to remove the wrinkles you can use a lot of expensive creams from the market, or you can prepare at home your own natural mask, for your type of skin.

1. Mask for wrinkles for dry skin

The women that have a dry skin, needs to use masks for skin hydration. It is recommended a mask based on oats and milk.

Mix one tablespoon of oatmeal with 3 tablespoons of warm milk. Leave it a few minutes to allow the mixture to soak the oats to obtain a cream consistency. Add 1 teaspoon of honey,a half  teaspoon of olive oil and ¼ teaspoon of lemon juice.

Apply the mixture on the face and neck and wah it after 20 minutes with warm water.

You can apply this mask 2-3 times a week.

2. Mask for wrinkles for oily skin

As we know, the oily skin have different needs than the dry skin, so the masks has to be different too.

The mask with honey and papaya not only offer  your skin a quantity of vitamin A  but also reduces the excess of oil.

We need half a papaya cleaned of seed and peeled, 2 tablespoons of honey and 1 tablespoon of milk. Crush papaya very well and add honey and milk. Apply the mixture on your face and leave it for 15-20 minutes then remove it with warm water.

You can apply papaya and honey mask about once and maximum two times per week.

3. Mask for wrinkles for normal skin

For the women that are lucky to have a normal skin, it is recommended a mask with yogurt and bananas.

In a bowl, crush 1 banana and  add 4 tablespoons of yogurt and two of honey mix them and then apply the mixture to your face. Remove the mask after 20 minutes with warm water.

You can apply the mask 2 times a week or more often if you want it.

These masks are examples of combinations of natural ingredients that can help your skin to look younger and more prosperous.

Homemade Toner For Oily Skin

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If you have oily skin and problems with acne you have to try this 100% natural remedy that definitely will not disappoint you. Make a homemade parsley  toner to get rid of your skin problems.

Parsley is rich in vitamins A, C, E, vitamin B, minerals , iron, calcium, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium, sodium, sulfur and iodine. Parsley contains amino acids(components of proteins) with anticancer properties.

All you need is parsley, water and an empty recipient.

Boil 1/2 l of water and add 2 cups of  chopped parsley. Let it cool and them pour the solution in a recipent. Using a cotton pad, apply the tonic on your face every night and morning.

Keep the tonic in the fridge!Homemade parsley toner for oily skin

HOMEMADE FACE CREAM FOR OILY SKIN

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Optimal skin hydration is very important for oily skin, this is why it is essential to use a face cream  that is especially designed for oily skin. This cream must not load the skin and shouldn’t open the pores. Also,  it must prevent imperfections and regulate the production of sebum.

Ingredients:

    1.   50 ml sweet almond oil
    1.   20 ml rose water
    1.   10 g flakes of beeswax
    1.   2 capsules of vitamin E
  1.   3-4 drops essential oil of peppermint / tea tree

Procedure: Place the de beeswax and the sweet almond oil in a dish, on a steam bath and stir it until the wax melts and the mixture becomes smooth. Let it cool slightly while continuously stiring and gradually add the rose water. Stir using a mixer until it becomes creamy. Finally, add vitamin E and the 3-4 drops of peppermint oil or tea tree and mix them. Keep the cream in a closed recipient and store it in the fridge.