30 infallible beauty hacks that maybe you didn’t know

Enrich your creams

With essential oils. Pure argan oil (with vitamin E) or rosehip oil (regenerating) are true drops of gold for your skin. Apply a drop to your regular cream jar and mix with a small spatula.

Hair removal without side effects

During the hours before waxing, do not use products that contain alcohol; or body cream, if you are going to wax, so that the bands have better adherence. Do you want to know if plucking with razors makes you have more hair?

Cold water

Showering in cold water has multiple physical and mental benefits. It increases oxygenation, speeds up metabolism, helps improve blood circulation in the scalp and prevents hair loss … In addition, it has been proven that it can help you lose weight. If a cold shower seems like torture to you, after taking a relaxing bath, finish with a cold spray.

Get rid of pimples

When the skin becomes red warning you that one is going to appear, apply a purifying clay-based mask and hold it for 15 minutes before rinsing. You can also choose to dissolve an aspirin in water and apply the liquid with a cotton swab.

Disciplined brows

Getting rid of the “swirls” of unruly brows is easy. Apply a little hairspray on a special eyebrow brush, comb them in the opposite direction, and then on their natural line. They will remain immovable! Do you want to know what type of eyebrows best suits your face?

The vinegar

If you want to get an extra shine in your hair, don’t miss this tip. In a bottle that has a spray dispenser, add a cup of water with two tablespoons of apple cider vinegar. Apply the mixture after washing your hair with your favorite shampoo and rinse it off with cold water.

To make the eyes appear bigger

To visually enlarge the eyes, apply a white pencil to the lower part of the eyelids and a white shadow on the tear duct.

Anti-sag

To combat flaccidity, Galia Ortega, a specialist in massage techniques, recommends running small massage rollers over the contour of the face and neck when you apply the cream. Now, you can even find cosmetics that incorporate this useful massage device that allows you to redefine the oval.

Lip scrub

To make your lips softer, you only need a tablespoon of sugar and a tablespoon of honey. Place the mixture on your lips and massage them with a soft toothbrush or your fingertips. Rinse and apply a bit of lip balm. Perfect lips!

Eye contour

Externally. If your skin is very dry, Dr. Laura Salvador, head of the Aesthetic Medicine area of ​​the Antiaging Group Barcelona, ​​recommends applying a few drops of almond oil to your eye contour cream, applying it and letting it dry before going to bed.

Internally. Bet on innovative food supplements, which improve the tonicity of the capillaries and help reduce excess fluid that causes bags.

To end those dark areas under the eyes

Gato, official makeup artist of Maybelline NY, advises “to mark three small dots with concealer stick, then join them with the tip of the little finger. Do it with small touches, never dragging the product”.

Long-lasting shadows

To set the eyeshadows, apply concealer beforehand all over the eyelid. It will last the whole day without cracking. And if once your makeup is finished you want it to remain much longer: spray on the face, remotely, thermal water or a specific mist.