Thursday, 17 November 2016

Beauty and skin care benefits of coconut milk Coconut milk homemade facial mask recipes, Amazing beauty secrets of coconut milk, simple ways to use coconut milk in your beauty routine

 Known as 'nariyal ka doodh' in Hindi, coconut milk is always being confused with coconut water. But coconut milk is different from  coconut water. It is extracted from the meat of mature coconut whereas coconut water is procured from coconut shell. Well coconut milk can be used as milk substitute given the creamy texture to its credit. But the fat and cream content in coconut milk vary such as thick coconut milk is laden with 20-22 percent fat whereas thin coconut milk contain only 5-7 percent of fat. Coconut milk is rich in vitamin C,E,B1,B3 B5, Iron, selenium calcium, magnesium,etc. You can take this nutritious dense liquid to boost your overall heath too. But let me tell you one thing is that coconut milk is really popular for skin care and beauty purposes too. That is why coconut milk is used in cosmetic products.  It is very easy to find coconut milk in supermarket as it is easily available. But you can easily rustle up this at your home. All you need is to grate coconut and pour grated coconut in hot water. Grind coconut meat with hot water and strain this liquid to acquire coconut milk. Here in this article you will find 14 amazing homemade facial masks using coconut milk. Mentioned below are the best beauty and skin care benefits of coconut milk.


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Home remedies using coconut milk in your beauty regimen



1.Coconut milk, honey skin moisturising face mask

If your skin feels dry, patchy and lacklustre, then coconut milk facial mask can really work in moisturising your skin. Mix equal amount of coconut milk with honey, Apply on your face for 20 minutes, then wash off with water. This beauty tip is best suitable for dry skin types.



2. Coconut milk and yogurt/honey facial cleanser for squeaky clean and supple skin

 You can use coconut milk as your regular facial cleanser. Just mix coconut milk in yogurt and apply all over your face and leave this on your face for 5 minutes and then wash off with warm towel to remove dirt and blackheads from your skin. In addition, you can use honey with coconut milk to cleanse your skin.


3.Coconut milk for make up removal

Make up removal is easy with coconut milk and mix half spoon of coconut  milk with half spoon of olive oil. Dip a cotton in this solution and wipe clean your face to remove any trace of make-up and dirt. The end result will be clearer, smoother and softer skin. Use this natural remedy everyday.



 4. Coconut milk, sandalwood powder, almonds and saffron to make a skin brightening facial mask


Soak up some almonds in water overnight and in the morning, peel off the almonds and grind them well and combine with 2 spoons of  coconut milk and one spoon of sandalwood powder, few strands of saffron. Next, extract the oil out of vitamin E capsule and then add few drops of vitamin E to this preparation. This homemade facial mask is good for erasing fine lines and wrinkles as well as brightening your complexion instantly.


 5. Coconut milk for smooth hair

  Massage coconut milk all over your hair to nourish your dry hair strands.  It promotes the hair growth by stimulating hair follicles and treats bald patches. So much so, application of coconut milk makes your hair straighter and smoother over time.


 6.Apply coconut milk + saffron fairness mask on face for making your skin fairerSS


Soak up 2 strands of saffron in 2 spoons of coconut milk and smear this mixture all over face to lighten your complexion and dark spots on the face. An Ideal beauty tip for teenager girls.


7. Almonds powder and coconut milk anti-ageing facial mask

Soak up almonds in water overnight and grind them to get a fine paste and mix this with coconut milk and apply this mask all over your face and neck. 30 minutes later, wash off with lukewarm water. High level of vitamin C, Copper in coconut milk smoothen out creases on the skin to make it wrinkle free and youthful.



8.Oatmeal,coconut milk and honey face mask to get you rid of blackheads

Grind 2 spoons of oatmeal coarsely with honey and milk in a grinder and then massage this mixture thoroughly on your skin for 5 minutes and then wash off with cold water. This concoction makes your skin free of any imperfections and banishes blackheads and whiteheads completely.

9. Cucumber juice, aloe vera and coconut milk after sun facial  mask

You must have seen in the market that nowadays lots of sunscreen are claiming to soothe your skin after your skin's exposure to the sun. You can easily soothe and relax your skin after spending time in the sun with this home remedy.  Grate a cucumber and squeeze out the juice out of this and keep this in the fridge and add to this 2 spoons of pure aloe vera gel extracted from freshly plucked aloe vera plant and coconut milk made at home, Slather your face with this soothing and revel in the bliss of cooling sensation of this mask.


10. Tea tree oil, coconut milk, glyserin hair mask for dandruff treatment

Mix  together one cup of coconut milk and few drops of tea tree oil and one spoon of glyserin and massage on your dry and itchy scalp to kill dandruff inducing bacteria and make your hair dandruff free. Coconut milk is an ideal for treating dandruff apart from softening your tresses.


11. Treat dull, dry and rough hair with coconut milk

Take one cup of ripe banana, 2 spoons of honey,  few strawberries and few spoons of coconut milk and massage on your hair for 10 minutes and let it stay on the hair for 30 minutes and then wash off with a mild shampoo to get completely smooth, silky and manageable hair just after one wash.


12.  Make a homemade face wash with coconut milk

 You can easily whip up  a natural and homemade face wash by blending 2 cup of white clay,  one cup of ground oats, half cup of almonds and 1/8 cup of ground lavender, few spoons of rose petals and one cup of coconut cream/milk to make a fine paste. Scrub this mixture gently on your face to cleanse your  skin thoroughly. Keep this preparation in the fridge and it will last up to 15 days if kept in airtight container.

13. Coconut milk and sugar fairness scrub

Mix 2 spoons of coconut milk and one spoon of sugar and massage on your facet ill sugar dissolves completely and wash off to reveal a clearer, fairer and softer complexion instantly.

 14. Home made fairness cream with coconut milk

 Yes, you got it right. I am telling you to make fairness cream at home with coconut milk. For this ,take a thick coconut cream which you extracted by grinding coconut paste and coconut water togehter. Add a pinch of saffron to coconut milk and half spoon of turmeric and one spoon of aloe vera gel to this mix and transfer this mixture to an airtight jar and keep this  homemade fairness cream in refrigerator and use it as your regular fairness cream. Use at bed time for best results.



Saturday, 5 November 2016

15 Beauty and skin care benefits of Tulsi/Holy Basil: 15 DIY Basil homemade facial masks for healthy and flawless skin

Holy basil, Tulsi is known as most sacred plant in India. Known as Ocimum Tenuiflorum in scientific term, It finds place in almost all Indian households because it is considered an auspicious plant from its religious point of view. Dating back to 5000 years back, it is highly lauded for its healing properties for mind, body and soul. We all know tulsi is very much precious also for medicinal point of view and therapeutic use.  It goes without saying that chewing tulsi leaves staves off bad odour from your mouth and tulsi tea is an elixir for curing cough and cold.  Loaded with linoleic acid, vitamin A, C, phytonutrients, essential oil, tulsi is an anti-bacterial and anti-viral herb which deep cleanses, detoxifies your skin. It is also helpful in fighting harmful effects of free radicals.  But tulsi has much more than these qualities in its kitty. Holy basil is a big storehouse of skin-beautifying qualities. Let us find out the other nutrients present in tulsi for enhancing your inner and outer beauty before proceeding to its skin -care benefits.


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 Holy basil/tulsi is rich in beta carotene which is known to be progenitor of vitamin A. Human body can convert beta carotene into vitamin A, retinol which promotes healthy ans younger -looking skin.


 Lutein and zeaxanthin are also found in abundance which speed up production of anti-oxidants to counteract the effects of sun damage.

 It is bursting with essentials oil such as Eugenol, Citronellol, Limonene, and turpineol that have anti-septic qualities.

Rich in vicenin and flavonoids orienten, holy basil plant makes your skin healthy when taken orally also.

 


 All these nutrients make tulsi an immensely effective beauty aid for your skin. Let us find out the best beauty and skin care benefits of holy basil or tulsi. Mentioned below are the best  15 homemade facial mask recipe using tulsi in your beauty applications.

1.Basil leaves, neem leaves, sandalwood powder, rose water acne and pimple control facial mask

Just few leaves of tulsi can do wonders in treating acne and pimple very effectively. Pluck 20-30 basil leaves and 10-15 neem leaves and grind them together with rose water in a grinder. Next, add 2 spoons of sandalwood powder to this paste. Afterwards, spread this mask all over your face and neck and let the mask dry completely for 30 minutes. Finally, wash off with cold water. Use this recipe for acne and pimple treatment fast the natural way.


2.Basil leaves and egg pore refinement treatment

 Mix basil leaves with egg white and apply on your face and leave this mask on for 20 minutes till you are completely done. This mask will rejuvenate your dull and lacklustre skin instantly and gives your skin an instant lift. This mask will make your skin oil-free and squeaky clean. This beauty tip is suitable for oily skin.


 3. Tulsi juice with coconut oil for curing dandruff

Combine 4 drops of  tulsi juice with few spoons of coconut oil and  massage on your hair for 15 minutes. Leave this preparation overnight and this oil treatment cures dandruff perfectly and keeps dandruff at bay.

 4.Basil leaves paste and rose water for flawless and spotless complexion

 Grind freshly plucked basil leaves and rose water and smear this mixture all over your face and wash off with ice cold water. This process unclogs the blocked pores  and breathes a fresh lease of life into skin and detoxifies your skin to reveal a fresh, spotless and oil-free complexion free of blackheads and whiteheads.


5. Basil juice, tomato juice, coriander juice, mint juice solution for removing pigmentation marks


  Grind mint leaves and coriander leaves and tulsi leaves in a grinder and then strain this mixture with the help of sieve to extract the juice and mix this with tomato juice and dab all over your face and neck. Leave it on for 20 minutes till  face mask is dry completely. This face mask is highly effective in lightening and fading away pigmentation marks on cheeks, nose and forehead.

6.Potato and and tulsi face mask for dark spots cure

 Grate a potato and extract its juice and mix this juice with tulsi leaves paste and apply all over your face and neck. Let it stay on face for 20 minutes and then wash it off. This face mask is very beneficial aid in removing facial dark spots and brown spots naturally.

7.Coconut milk and tulsi leaves paste for blemishes

You can apply coconut milk with tulsi leaves paste and apply on your facial blemishes to lighten them. This home remedies is very good for diminishing dark spots, sun spots and pigmentation marks.

8. Tulsi leaves and curd skin hydrating face mask 

Dry up tulsi leaves in shade and grind them to fine powder and mix this with curd and apply on your face for 20 minutes and then wash off with cold water. This facial mask is ideal for daily use for all skin types.


9.  Gram flour (Besan), and tulsi leaves and yogurt face mask

Grind 25-30 tulsi leaves and strain this mixture to extract tulsi juice and mix the tulsi water with besan and curd and apply on your face to lighten and brighten your complexion. This home remedy will get your rid of zits and pimples on face as well as making it fairer.



10. Tulsi powder, oatmeal powder and milk skin exfoliation face for making your skin fairer

  Grind tulsi leaves with water to obtain a fine paste. Next, grind oatmeal in a grinder with milk. To this mixture, add tulsi paste and then smear on your face for 10 minutes. When mask is dry, scrub gently to eradicate blackheads, whiteheads and deep seated dirt on your face to reveal a brighter, fairer and clear complexion instantly. Do not step out in the sun after usage of this natural remedy.

11. Tulsi leaves, aloe vera gel for  fair skin

Grind tulsi leaves and mix gel extracted from the freshly plucked aloe vera gel and apply this all over skin. This mask will have an amazing skin lightening effect. I used this home remedy and got positive results.


12. Tulsi leaves and tomato pulp herbal face pack for acne scars

Pimples go but leaves an ugly scar behind them. But solution is here! Tulsi paste and tomato pulp mixed in equal amount can lighten pimple scars naturally if applied on face daily. Use this beauty tip for fast results.

13.Whiten your yellow teeth with tulsi

White and sparkling teeth add a charm to your smile but unfortunately,our bad eating habits and poor hygiene make them yellowish. But no worries, here is a home remedy for you. Apply tulsi paste on your teeth every night and rub your teeth. It will whiten your teeth and prevent bleeding of gums too.

14. Tulsi leaves and amla( Indian gooseberry) powder for dandruff cure


 Grind dried tulsi leaves to obtain fine powder and mix it with 2 spoons of amla paste and apply this homemade hair mask on your dandruff-affected hair and leave it on your hair for 30 minutes and then wash off with cold water. Repeat this process twice a week to see positive outcome.


15.  Say Goodbye to itching scalp

 You can make a herbal oil with tulsi leaves and coconut oil to cure all sort of scalp  infections. Boil coconut  oil on low flame and add few leaves of tulsi to this oil and let it simmer for 15 minutes, then to finish off the process, add methi(fenugreek) seeds till they start crackling. Let this mixture cool down and strain this solution. Your homemade oil is ready which can iron out itching scalp, dandruff and lice too.

By now you are aware of these 15 application of tulsi leaves fr enhancing your beauty. Do use these herbal beauty tips and do share your experience with us.

Source of this article https://www.inlifehealthcare.com/blog/benefits-of-using-basil-for-skin-hair/#.WB2fh9J97IU

Tuesday, 4 October 2016

How To Choose The Best Lipstick Colour For Your skin Tone: Tips For Picking the Best Lip-Color Shade for Your skin tone And Age


The search for a matching lipstick with your skin tone can present a number of hassles, because we’re in a generation that everything we do, as far as fashion is concerned, people must talk about. However, sometimes, we tend to apply lipstick shade that is off colour to our skin tone thus adding nothing to our beauty. Whether you would have a hundreds of lipstick colour palette in your front to choose from, don’t be surprised you’d be making the wrong choice. For those of you lovely ladies caught in a quandary over how to make the right choice of lipstick color, this article would be of great help to you. Here, we’re going to look at how you can find the perfect color shade for your skin


tone and age
. Below is a step by step guide on how to achieve this. Note that this has nothing to do with your lips’ shape.


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1. Suitable Lipstick Shade/Color For Fair Skinned Women
To get the right lipstick color for your skin tone, you would need to do the basics first – which is identifying your skin undertone. It’s important to know that we all have skin undertone in yellow, pink and may be red. Understanding your very own can help you in making the right choice. Now, if you have a fair skin tone, it is more likely that most lipstick colors can be of good match to your skin. However, experts suggest that the following colors are ideal for women with fair skin tone.
  • Rich Red
  • Coral Pink In Matte
  • Peach
  • Red With Purple Undertone
  • Orange
  • Maroon
2. Suitable Lipstick Shade/Color For Dark Skinned Women
While fair skinned women may have so many lipstick shades that can match their skin tone, it is important to know that the dark skinned ladies also have the ones that will be suitable to their skin tone. However, note that some lipstick colors can as well be of good match to both fair skin and dark skin women. The best lipstick shade to choose here should be the ones with warmer colors, having a bit of purple or blue in them. One of the most important things to note is that lipstick shades with colors like gray or ashy are not advisable to use, as they are considered odd colors to the skin undertone. Below is the list of suitable lipstick colors for women with dark skin tone:
  • Purple
  • Maroon
  • Red
  • Blue
  • Muted Fuchsia
3. Suitable Lipstick Shade/Color For Wheatish Skin Tone
If you have a Wheatish skin tone, it means you have a light brown colored skin tone. It’s important to know that If you’re able to chose the right lipstick color for your skin tone when you’re looking for a shade that makes you look younger/older than your real age, then you won’t a problem in matching outfits. Here are some recommended lipstick shades for Wheatish skin tone:
  • Orange brown
  • Bronze colored lipstick
  • Muted Fuchsia
  • Red
  • Pink
  • Cranberry
  • Maroon
  • Mauves
Conclusion
Now that you’ve known which color of a lipstick shade can best matches your skin tone, it is important to understand that as you aged, your skin color may also change. Therefore, if you’re still a lover of fashion, you can choose a particular lipstick in relation to your age and skin tone. Meaning, anytime your skin changes, you then switch to a lipstick that best matches the skin condition.

Hope this article helps! 

Monday, 3 October 2016

How to Choose The Right Foundation shade For Your Skin: Tips For Picking The Best Foundation For Your Skin Tone And Types




Makeup is something that most women can’t do without it, it makes a woman looks different and adds value to her beauty. Studies have shown that about 70% of women around the world used to apply foundation shade on their skin. The foundation shade is a makeup aid that helps in temporarily transforming the entire skin tone and hiding any flaws, making it spotless - be it blemishes, scars, acne or just plain dullness. However, it’s important to understand that not every foundation you see today is compatible for your skin, as we all have different skin types and color. It doesn’t matter the nature of your skin, this article will show you how to choose the right foundation shade for your skin.

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1. Consider Your Skin Type
Before you make up your mind on a particular foundation shade to use for your skin, you are advised to consider the nature of your skin at first by identifying your undertone. Note that, different people with a dark skin, or oily skin, or fair skin cannot use the same type of foundation shade. The reason is that not all foundation shade would be compatible with your skin. If you have a normal skin, you can use just about any kind of foundation shade from mineral powder to tinted moisturizer; although you may have to determine the required coverage your skin can take. On the other hand, if you have a dry skin, it is advisable to use an oil-base foundation so that it can keep your skin moisturize and save it from dull looks.


If you have a combination of normal and dry skin, you should a chose a foundation made of powder, and avoid the normal liquid foundation. Moreover, those that have oily skin are advised to use an oil-free liquid foundation or a product that controls oily shine and then apply loose powder to compliment its functions. Another important thing to note is if you have a skin that is prone to acne or eczema you should go for the ones labelled as ‘non-comedogenic’ or have ‘salicylic acid’ listed in their ingredients.

2. Consider The Foundation Shade Itself
While your skin forms the basis for selecting the right foundation for your makeup; the shade also plays a big role if you’re looking for a perfect foundation for fair skin, dark skin, aged and mature skin, etc. The first thing to do is make sure to test the product in broad day light and not just in the store lightning as it can sometimes be deceiving. After then you should the store keeper for two or three or even one foundations that best matchers your skin tone. However, it’s wise for you not to test the shade on your hand, instead apply it on your forehead, jaw line, etc to see whether it matches the skin color. If you’re able to get the right one that matches your skin color without possible effects, you are simply good to go.

3. Choose According To Coverage
This is when you are buying the right foundation based on quantity and functionality. There are three categories involved: the SHEER COVERAGE is considered as the lightest coverage designed for those who just want to improve their natural looks. The MEDIUM COVERAGE is a bit thicker and can help people with conditions such as blemishes, discolorations or other visible imperfections. Lastly, you would go for a FULL COVERAGE foundation shade when you have severe imperfections on your skin such as acne scar, eczema, pimple, and so on. Experts suggest that the full coverage foundation shade is best useful when you want to take pictures, or you’re out for an occasion.
Hope this article helps!


How to Choose The Right Bra Size And Types: How To Measure Your Correct Bra Size, Tips to pick a perfect size bra for you


Knowing your bra size can present a number of benefits to you, but funny enough most women wear the wrong bra size without realising it. Studies have shown that one of the usual mistake women used to make is buying a bra where the band is too large and the cups are too small. the major concern is that women with full and big breast or those with underdeveloped breast tend to buy a bra without measuring band size or measuring cup size, and this has always resulted to some challenges .It’s important to know that just like the way you would put on dresses that fit-in your body and help you look your very best, the right bra could be something that you’ve probably been battling to take care of, and that’s why this article is here to help you with all the tips and techniques that would make you chose the right bra for the size of your breast.

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1. Measure The Band Size
The band size is the first thing you need to consider when choosing the right bra for yourself. Therefore, you are expected to either make use of the bra size chart or the band size calculator to achieve this. You are to measure your under-bust using a tape, and ensure the tape is parallel with the ground for accurate result. If you want to get a smallest measurement where possible, you are required to exhale a deep breath. For example, if you find your band size to be 41 inches from the tape measurement, the actual measurement should be 42d. Also, if your size measurement is 31, the band size should be 34. The band size is always the closest higher even number to your actual measurement as shown in the available bra-size chart.





2. Measure The Cup Size

Whether your need is to find a perfect bra for sagging breast, or what you’re looking for is the right bra size for teenager girls, measuring the cup size is another important thing to consider. Here is how to go about it: find a tape and make it parallel with the ground, then stand straight with your arms at your side while wearing a non-padded bra. You are to measure the part of your bust and ensure that all fractional measurement is rounded up to nearest whole number. Make sure you jot down the number from the cup size measurement, because you going to need that in the next step.

3. Calculate Your Bra Size And…You Are Good To Go

After you’ve measured the band and cup size of your breast, the next step is the calculation, in order to get your actual bra size. Here’s how it’s being done: Subtract your band measurement from your cup measurement. It’s important to understand that, for each inch in difference, the cup moves up by one size. To understand this method, you would to need to get the bra-size chart for this purpose.
Conclusion

It’s good to understand that bra is important, and a must-have for every woman that wants to cover her nipple. Whether your need is to buy a strapless bra or you just want to pick a bra and to get a perfect match to your breast, this article should be of great help to you. However, there are things you need to know when choosing the correct bra size. Here are a few:
  • Find a recommended bra-size chart
  • Use a tape to measure your band and cup size
  • Calculate your actual bra size by subtracting the band measurement from the cup measurement.
  • Choosing the right bra also depend on your body, your style, and your outfit.




Saturday, 1 October 2016

21 Home remedies to get straight hair naturally: Tips for straightening your hair using natural remedies, Natural ways to get salon like perfect straight hair without rebonding, heat, iron and chemical treatment

 Everyone wishes to have salon like straight. sleek and silky hair because it gives a dazzling charm to your personality and it is very easy and convenient to carry for all age-groups. Straight hair looks good and stylish on everyone.  Many beauty salons offer chemicals-laden hair straightening services to give your hair a sleek and straight texture and effect of hair straightening lasts up to one year and it burns a deep hole pocket too. Not only this, the after effects of treatment play havoc on your hair in form of premature greying of hair, hair loss, dull and rough hair.  How amazing it would be if some home remedies can work wonders in straightening your hair naturally minus any chemicals at no great cost.  Yes, it is very much possible! This article has come up with very effective 21 home remedies which will make your hair straight and lustrous naturally. Here is a list of some amazing natural remedies that will straighten your hair naturally. Let us learn how to straighten your naturally at home.

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 DIY Homemade natural hair mask recipes for making your hair straight

1.Coconut milk and lemon juice mixture to straighten your hair

 Rich in moisture, coconut milk works like an elixir on the hair if used with lemon juice on your hair topically. Coconut milk has anti-bacterial properties to keep your scalp clean and free from infections. Coconut milk and lemon juice blend works like a nourishing creamy conditioner on your hair. Just massage this magic blend on your hair for 5 minutes and relax for one hour. In the end, wash off with lukewarm water. Use this beauty tip twice a week to get desired results fast. To top it off, this homemade conditioner gives an amazing softness and lustre to your hair also.



2. Banana and papaya moisturising hair mask makes your frizzy hair smooth and straight

Blend banana and papaya in equal proportion and apply this preparation on each strand and wait for 1 hour. Then wash off well. You will notice you hair is getting smooth, healthy and naturally straight after every usage. Good recipe for wavy and curly hair too.

3. Banana, yogurt, honey and olive oil hair straightening treatment at home

For this recipe, you will need fully ripe 2 bananas and mash 2 bananas with hands and mix 2 spoons of honey and 3 spoons of yogurt and half cup of olive oil and smear this mix all over your hair and wrap a shower cap around your head so that the hair pack does not leak.  After 40 minutes, rinse off completely. This amazing hair masks softens and straighten your naturally. Do use this beauty tip ! It works! I have tried it on my wavy hair.

4. Castor oil helps to straighten your hair at home

Heat castor oil and let it cool down a bit. Apply the lukewarm oil on your hair while massaging gently with your fingertips. Dip a towel in warm water and squeeze all water out of the towel and wrap hot towel around your head to let the oil penetrate deep into your scalp. This recipe makes your hair straight, strong and black with regular use.

5.Rice flour, egg, fuller's earth hair straightening mask to make your hair  salon treated beautifully straight and gorgeous

Mix 5 spoons of rice flour, 2 eggs and one cup of fuller's earth thoroughly and make a thick and soft mixture. Comb your hair perfectly and apply this mixture on your all strands. Rinse thoroughly with cold water. You can use hair straightening hair mask twice a month to see visible difference in your texture of your hair.

6.Eggs and olive oil homemade conditioner to make your hair straight

Mix two eggs and one cup of olive oil and massage on your hair and scalp for 10 minutes. And keep it on your hair for one hour and then wash off, This will not only soften your hair and it will make your hair perfect straight with regular usage of this recipe.

7. Aloe vera and hot coconut oil treatment for salon like perfectly straight hair

All you need is to heat up half cup of coconut oil and mix equal amount of aloe vera gel. Massage this mixture onto your hair for few minutes and leave it on for 45 minutes. In the end wash off. The end result would be shiny, silky and straight hair without use of any chemicals on the hair.

8. Milk spray for making your hair straight

Comb your hair after shampoo. Afterwards, spray milk on your hair and wash off after 30 minutes. This treatment will work like a magic on your unruly and wavy hair to make it straight. You can spritz perfume on your hair to vanish the smell of milk from your hair.

9. Multani mitti/fuller's earth and curd mix for controlling frizz 

Mix 2 cups of fuller's earth with one cup of curd and keep this mixture on your hair for 30 minutes. This homemade hair mask gives natural volume and shine to your tresses. With regular usage of this recipe, your hair becomes straight and healthy too naturally.


10. Milk, strawberry and honey combination to get perfect straight hair

 Another home remedy is to mix 2 spoons of honey and 2 mashed strawberries in one cup of milk.And apply this preparation on your hair while combing your hair with a wide-toothed comb and let your hair soak up the natural goodness of this moisturising hair mask for 2 hours and wrap shower cap around your hair and wash off with a mild shampoo to get gorgeous and salon like straight hair. Use this recipe twice a week.

11. Eggs mask to make hair straight naturally

 Only eggs can do magic on your hair if used on your hair. Whip eggs for 10 minutes and apply on your hair and wash off after 30 minutes. You can even add curd in this mix to condition your hair naturally.

12. Vinegar is a natural hair straightening agent

 Mix 2 spoons of vinegar in one mug of water and use this water as  a last rinse to condition your hair. This beauty tip will straighten your tress naturally. To add to this, vinegar rinse gives a glossy  texture to your hair.

13. Soybean oil and castor oil mix is a natural hair straightening treatment 

Heat  half cup of each soybean oil and castor oil in pan and let it cool down and apply on your hair from root to tip and 30 minutes later, wash off completely with a mild shampoo. This hot oil treatment deep nourishes the scalp and tames the frizzy hair to make it straighter.

14. Rosemary leaves and olive oil for hair straightening 

Boil 1/2 cup of rosemary leaves in one cup of olive oil and strain this mixture and let it cool down. And massage on your hair and wash off with a mild shampoo and let your hair dry naturally. This amazing moisturising treatment makes your hair silky, healthy and perfectly straight.


15. Eggs and milk hair mask to smoothen curls and waves in your hair

Take an egg and whip it completely and add 2 cups of milk and massage this magical potion on your hair and leave it on for 30 minutes. Then wash it off with a mild herbal shampoo and condition it to make it straighter and healthier.

16. Almond oil conditioner for perfect straight and silky hair

Use almond oil as you use your conditioner and  leave it on your scalp for 5 minutes and wash off and experience a silky, shiny and straight hair in few minutes. Use this beauty tip thrice a week and your hair will become straight and shiny naturally.

 17. Hot oil massage to detangle the hair strands to make it straight

You may not know this fact that hot oil is the secret to many celebrities who flaunt soft and silky hair. You can easily use this beauty tip. You can heat coconut oil mixed olive oil and rosemary oil in a pan for few minutes. And let it cool down a bit and apply warm oil on your head and wrap hot towel around your head to let the oil penetrate into you scalp well. Wash off with  a mild shampoo. This magical oil treatment gives amazing results in straightening wavy and curly hair. Moreover, this herbal oil treatment helps to treat premature greying of hair, hair loss and splits ends too.

18. Olive oil, aloe vera gel, sandalwood essential oil/rosemary oil herbal remedy to deal with frizzy and unmanageable hair

Extract half cup of  aloe vera gel from freshly plucked aloe vera leaf and mix this with half cup of heated olive oil and 10 drops of sandalwood/rosemary essential oil and keep this mixture overnight. In the morning, apply this magical hair mask on hair for 30 minutes and then wash off with good quality shampoo.

19. Celery juice to make your unruly hair straight

 Extract the juice out of celery and leave this juice overnight. Next morning apply this juice from the roots to tip of hair and comb your hair.  After 30 minutes, wash off with plain water.

20. Wash your hair with beer to deal with frizzy and unmanageable hair
It has been proved that beer works as an excellent conditioner for your hair. Not only this, washing your hair with beer smoothen out creases in hair and makes your hair straight and very smooth to touch.
21. Coconut milk, Corn starch, olive oil and lemon juice mask works  well to straighten curl and unruly hair

Mix one cup of coconut milk and 3 spoons of corn starch, 2 spoons of olive oil and 4 spoons of lemon juice and apply on your hair as hair mask for 1 hour and wash off after 30 minutes.

 Apart from using these home remedies, you must remember some tips in mind that you should use wide-toothed comb to brush your hair till it dries because any amount of moisture in your hair makes it wavy and unmanageable. You must reach the tip while combing and tug at the tip of hair to make it straight and comb each section of your hair this way.  Follow these tips post usage of aforementioned natural remedies to possess gorgeously straight hair without usage of any chemicals, rebonding or using iron on your hair.

 To get more information about natural hair straightening check out this video
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Sunday, 18 September 2016

22 home remedies to remove upper lip hair naturally at home: Painless and natural ways for upper lips hair removal, How to wax and thread your upper lips hair naturally at home

 You can not deny the fact that you have to bear a lot of pain to get your upper lip hair removed and sometimes you may get allergic reaction after getting your upper lips hair threaded. But we girls strongly detest the fine facial hair like moustache on upper lip area. Of course, there are several treatments for removing upper lip hair such as threading, waxing, laser and hair removal creams etc.

How nice it would be if some home remedies could get you rid of upper lip hair naturally at no great cost minus any pain. This article has come up with 22 best home remedies which are really effective in removing unwanted upper lip hair naturally. Let us read how to remove upper lip hair naturally at home.




 Mentioned below are the best DIY home remedies for upper lip hair removal safely and permanently. 

 1.Turmeric and milk for upper lips hair removal naturally

Turmeric has been used for beauty purposes since ages. Turmeric is known to lessen body hair and makes skin fair. Milk is also useful for skin. A blend for these ingredients makes your skin fairer and glowing.  Not only this,  this amazing mixture helps to reduce upper lips hair very effectively. Just mix one spoon of turmeric and one spoon of milk and dab on your upper-lips area and leave it on your skin for 20 minutes to dry up completely.  Use this home remedy daily for fast results.

 2. Turmeric and water for removing  upper lip hair safely and painless way

 Mix 2 spoons of turmeric and equal amount of water and let this homemade facial mask to stay on your upper lips region till it hardens. In the end, wash off with cold water. Practice this recipe for 4 weeks continuously and you will notice significant reduction in upper lips hair.

3. Egg white to get rid of hair on upper lips region 

 Egg white is a good aid in removing and reducing upper lips hair. Just apply egg white over your upper lip hair and leave it on for 30 minutes.

 Another natural remedy you can use with egg is to mix one egg white with 2 spoons of sugar and 2 spoons of corn flour and scrub it off on your hair in the opposite direction of hair growth. Use this recipe daily and your upper lips hair will be reduced naturally.

4. Chana daal flour, turmeric and cream mix to remove unwanted upper hair naturally

Grind chana daal ( Split bengal gram) with water and  2 spoons of fresh cream. Then add one spoon of turmeric to this mix. Smear this mix all over your upper lip area and let it dry completely and rub it off against the direction of hair growth.. This beauty tip is highly beneficial in ripping off hair from the skin of new babies also.

5. Sugar for waxing your upper lip hair natural way

 Sugar is highly beneficial in removing upper lips hair naturally. Heat 3 spoons of sugar in a pan with water till it melts completely. Add few spoons of lemon juice to melted sugar and let the mixture cool down a bit. Next smear a thick layer of this mixture over the upper lip area. Pull off the hair with the use of thick cloth. Just put a cloth over the upper lip region and rip off the hair immediately. This treatment helps to remove upper lip hair naturally.

 6. Yogurt, turmeric and besan face mask for reducing upper lips hair

Mix 2 spoons of yogurt,  3 spoons of besan(gram flour) and half spoon of turmeric and dab on your upper lips region. After 20 minutes, scrub off well to remove this mask. Usage of this recipe will result in reduction of upper lip hair and after few applications, hair on upper lip hair will look noticeable thinner.


 7.Milk flour, milk and turmeric mask for threading upper lip hair

Using  wholewheat flour with milk and raw turmeric is the cheapest and painless way to remove upper lips hair. Mix one spoon of flour with half spoon of turmeric and few spoons of milk and smear this preparation on upper lip region.  Either Wash off with water or peel it off with hands. Use  this natural remedy daily before taking bath.

 8.Sugar and chamomile tea bags painless waxing at home


You need not go to beauty parlour to remove your facial and upper lip hair. Instead, you can rely on this below-mentioned natural remedy to remove your upper-lip hair. Take 2 cups of sugar, 4 chamomile tea bags. To get started, boil  all 4 chamomile tea bags in 2 cups of water for 30 minutes till water turns almost half cup in quantity. Strain this mixture and extract half cup of chamomile tea. Next, heat one cup of water in a pan and to this,add chamomile tea you extracted, 2 spoons of lemon juice and some sugar and heat this mixture till it becomes sticky and dark. Let this mixture cool down a bit and then spread it over your upper-lip region and use a thick cloth to safely remove hair from this area. Use this beauty tip to safely remove hair from your upper lip area.

 8. Gram flour, turmeric and cream and lemon juice mix helps to clear unwanted hair on upper lip area

 Take 2 spoons of gram flour, 1 spoon of turmeric and few spoons of milk cream and 3 spoons of lemon juice and rub this mixture on your upper lip area  for 5 minutes to remove fine hair on lips and you can even use this exfoliating scrub on your whole face to lighten and reduce facial hair also.

9 Honey and lemon juice for removing upper lip hair

 Mix 2 spoons of honey and 2 spoons of lemon juice and apply on your upper lips hair to lighten and reduce the hair follicle in upper lips area.

10. Corn flour and milk skin exfoliating scrub for scrubbing off upper-lip hair 

 Just blend 2 spoons of corn flour with 2 spoons of milk and  leave this mix on upper lip region where hair strands are visible, for 20 minutes till the mask dries off  well. 20 minutes later, peel off the mask. This treatment will scrub off the unwanted hair on your upper lips area by reducing the density of upper lip hair.


 11.Red lentil(red masoor daal) and milk upper lips hair removal treatment

 Soak up red lentil in milk for 2 hours and them grind this to a fine paste and rub it off on your upper lips area to get rid of unwanted hair on your upper-lip area.

  12.Potato juice natural remedy for removing and preventing upper lip hair

Smear potato juice or rub potato slice over your upper-lips area to lessen the hair growth on upper-lips areas.


 13.Rice flour and yogurt mix for getting rid if upper lip hair naturally

 Mix rice flour with yogurt and scrub on your upper lips area to smoothen and reduce the hair growth.
 This mixture will help to weaken the hair roots and thickness of hair. So regular usage of this recipe will result in reduction of upper lip hair.

 14. Fenugreek seeds and moong daal( green gram) mixture to remove fine facial hair on upper lip region

 Soak up fenugreek seeds(methi) and moong daal in equal measure in water overnight and grind them coarsely and rub this preparation on your upper lip area against the direction of hair grown to remove the fine hair on upper lip area permanently.

15. Beetroot juice with cream to get rid of upper lip hair

 Do not be surprised! Beetroot juice mixed with cream do wonders in  clearing upper lip hair. Just apply this mixture on upper lip hair strands daily and you will notice a significant reduction in hair growth gradually.

16.Carrot juice with cream upper lip hair removing recipe

 Carrot juice too works really well in removing upper lips hair if used topically with cream on this area. Not only this, this homemade facial mask will lighten the facial hair if your use it on your face.

  17.Wheat bran (chokker) and milk and turmeric for ripping off upper lip hair removal

  Soak up wheat bran in milk for 5 minutes and then add 1 spoon of raw turmeric paste and scrub this mixture against the direction of hair growth. In the end ,wash off with lukewarm water. Repeat this process daily to remove upper lips hair permanently and prevent the growth of new hair in this region.

 18.Barley flour and milk mixture for upper-lip hair removal

 Barley flour is known amongst the best natural ingredients to remove facial hair that is why it is very popular treatment to remove fine hair on children's tender skin. Mix 2 spoons of barley flour with 2 spoons of milk and rub this mixture gently against the direction of hair to get rid of ugly facial hair on your upper lips area.

19. Brown sugar, lemon juice and water for parlour like waxing at home

 Mix one cup of brown sugar with 3 spoons of lemon juice and  2 spoons of water. Pour all ingredients in a pan and heat this pan on medium flame till it become thick like a honey. Next apply this mixture with the help of spatula all over your upper lip region and place a thick cloth over it and then pull off the hair immediately.  This brown sugar wax is less painful to sugar wax. Do use this beauty tip for waxing your body hair too naturally at home. Rub ice cubes gently following this process to reduce the pain and redness caused by waxing.

 20. Aloe vera gel, turmeric, lemon peel powder, papaya paste, mustard oil, essential oil for upper lip hair removal

Mix one spoon of papaya paste, 3 spoons of aloe vera gel, 2 spoons of lemon peel powder, few drops of mustard oil and 2 drops of essential oil of your choice. Relax for 20 minutes and then scrub this mixture against the direction of hair growth. Repeat this process thrice in a week and you will notice that density of the strands are getting reduced day be day.

 21.Banana and oatmeal scrub for smooth and hairless upper lip area

Take one ripe banana with 2 spoons of coarsely ground oatmeal powder. Combine these ingredients thoroughly and smear on your upper lip region for 20 minutes. Afterwards, peel off this mask gently to remove the upper lip hair. This remedy will reduce the growth of new hair on upper lips region.

22. Alum powder and rose water for upper lip hair removal treatment

 Dip half spoon of alum powder in 3 spoons of rose water and apply this mixture on upper lips region where strands are there. Allow it to dry well and reapply the mixture again. Let this dry off completely and then wash off. Follow up the olive oil and sesame oil application.

 By now, you are aware of the best 22 home remedies to remove upper lip hair naturally. Use these aforementioned recipes for upper-lip hair removal in natural and painless way. Do share your queries and experience with me in comments sections given below the post.

 For more information about upper lip hair removal naturally check out these videos https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sw7a0-Wz2EQ

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