How to Get an Instant Skin Glow For Your Face

Published: 05th May 2011
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There are many factors that stop us from having a glowing healthy skin; and some of these factors are air pollution, stress, unhealthy eating habits and lack of exercise. When your skin glows naturally, it not only shows that you are healthy and full of vitality, but also that you take time to care for yourself.

No matter which profession you are, your face is the first thing people will notice about you, whether they are trying to be you friend or interviewing you for a job! The best part is, to get this skin glow it is not necessary to visit spa and salons for expensive treatments; simple things that you can do in your home with items found in your kitchen is enough for it.

Letís start with the things you will need for getting a skin that is glowing with health. You will need to good herbs, almond, lemon, cucumber, honey, facial moisturizer and scrub, and a good skin-illuminating makeup. Then there are things that available in your home like towel, pan, and of course water.

First bring to boil water and herbs together. You can use any herb depending on your skin type; like rosemary or lavender for normal skin, peppermint or thyme for oily skin and chamomile or lime for those with sensitive or dry skin. Do not fret if there is no herb in hand; just plain water is enough in this stage.

Place your face over this herbal water is steaming hot after covering your head with a towel. Hover over it for about 15 minutes. When you steam your face like this, it opens up your facial pores which allows it be deep cleaned of any debris that lie deep in it.

The next step of getting a skin glow is exfoliating your skin. Use a mild facial scrub for this that is suitable for your skin type. You can also make a scrub mix of your own; use 1 tbsp of lemon juice, 2 tbsp of almond paste and 1 tbsp of honey. Use circular rubbing motions while applying this mixture to your face. Exfoliation removes all face dirt and dead skin cells that accumulate over a period. Lastly rinse off with lukewarm water after about 2 minutes.

Now use a facial mask to get that skin glow you always wanted. A good mask will also protect you from the damages of environmental elements. You can make your own mask by mashing cucumber slices that are cool and applying that paste to your face. Keep for about 10 minutes and then rinse off with tepid water and dab your face dry with towel.

The last step is to massage a good moisturizer to your face. Your regular favorite moisturizer will do for this. If you want better result, you can try those moisturizers that are meant to bring a glow to your skin. Use gentle massaging motions while applying the moisturizer as that will promote blood flow which in turn enhance your complexion.

These are the steps to get a skin glow naturally. If you want to enhance that glow, you can use skin-illuminating make up items like blushes, bronzers and foundations. These products are meant to give you instant glow and also brighten up the skin. Place them in your face such a way that when sunlight hits your face, they get highlighted automatically. To complement such a glowing skin, use lipsticks and glosses in bright shade.

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