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5 Simple Steps To Make Your Skin Glow

Updated on July 10, 2017

1-Figure Out What Kind Of Skin You Have

Normal Skin


Normal skin is clear ,unwrinkled , even skin free of severe allergic and hypersensitivity reactions. Normal skin glows radiantly even without any cosmetic application. There is a brilliant appeal and allure in normal skin. It is devoid of pimples, blemishes , cracks and disfigurement. It is flawlessly beautiful.

How does normal skin look?

Oily Skin

Oily skin appears dull and is greasy to touch . It is slimy , slithery and sticky. Oily skin with enlarged pores feels viscous and gluey. It is truly characterized by black heads, pimples, discolorations and imperfections. Oily skin needs absolute prior treatment before applying cosmetics.

How does oily skin look?

Dry Skin

Dry skin is scaly, furfuraceous and non-elastic.It appears breached, fissured and cracked. It is characterized by visible fine lines and blemishes. Altogether it imparts a shrivelled and rough contour to skin.

How does dry skin look?

Sensitive Skin

Sensitive skin should be taken intense care of. Skin is delicate and quickly react to allergic stimulants and even household products. There are signs of itching and prickling. There is burning sensation experienced whenever any new experimental cosmetic is applied on sensitive skin. Skin breaks out easily into rashes , pimples and red patches.

How does sensitive skin look?

Aging Skin

Signs of aging on skin appears in the late thirties. They are characterized by fine lines, wrinkles and loose skin. Skin is loose and lax with folds and creases.

How does aging skin look?

2-Use Natural Face Wash

Face Wash for Dry Skin

A natural face wash should be prepared for dry skin. A paste consisting of 2 teaspoons of honey and 1 teaspoon of coconut oil should be prepared and a smooth layer is to be applied on skin. This paste should be left on skin for at least fifteen minutes and washed with clear water.

Honey and coconut face wash

Face Wash for Oily Skin

Oily skin is very prone to infections and pimples. Hence chemical cosmetics should be avoided as far as possible. Prepare a paste with 1 teaspoon of lemon juice and 1/2 teaspoon of orange peel extract. Make a uniform layer on skin. Wash with water after twenty minutes.

Lemon juice and orange peel face wash

Face Wash for Aging skin

Aloe vera and lavender gel are the best ingredients that should be used for preparation of face wash for aging skin. It controls aging. A paste made from pomegranate is also useful as it contains a large amount of antioxidants. Apply on face and wash after fifteen minutes.

Aloe vera gel and lavender oil face wash

3-Wipe Your Face With a Clean Towel

Precautions for Cleaning Your Face

Do not wipe your face with too much force. Skin around the eyes should be wiped very gently and softly. Rubbing may aggravate any rash or boil present on skin.

4-Use a Natural Toner

How to prepare a natural toner?

A toner is an astringent liquid applied on skin to improve its condition and reduce any amount of oiliness present on skin. A natural toner which can be regularly used is highly recommended. Prepare a home made toner with 2 teaspoons of rose water and 1/2 cup of milk. Apply on face and wash after twenty minutes.

A natural skin toner

5-Treat The Skin Around The Eyes Gently

How to make your eyes look fresh?

  • First, wash your eyes with plain water to remove irritants. Then apply aloe vera gel on your eyelids. Place two slices of cucumber on your eyes which imparts both coolness and freshness to your eyes. Take rest for 5 minutes with the cucumber slices placed on your eyes. Wash your eyes with clean water and wipe gently with a clean , soft towel.

Finally Apply Make-up

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    • Debangee Mandal profile imageAUTHOR

      DEBANGEE MANDAL 

      13 months ago from India

      Thank you Chitrangada . I am glad that you liked it.

    • ChitrangadaSharan profile image

      Chitrangada Sharan 

      13 months ago from New Delhi, India

      Excellent hub with lovely pictures and details!

      I am fortunate to have a normal skin but that also needs care, especially because the skin ages everyday.

      Thanks for sharing this useful and helpful information!

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