Monsoon Skin Tips

Monsoon gets with it beautiful weather, but not so beautiful skin. As promised, we have got you skin care tips for protecting your skin in monsoon –

monsoon skin tip

  1. Oily skin-
  • Wash your face twice-thrice a day with lukewarm water to get rid of excess oil.
  • Don’t use oil-based or cream based cosmetics.
  • Scrub face on a regular basis to help unclog the pores.
  1. Dry skin-
  • Cream based cleanser is a must.
  • Toning using an alcohol free toner should follow cleansing.
  1. Combination skin-
  • Gentle moisturizing non-soap cleanser to strip away excess oil on the T-zone.
  • Moisturize and hydrate the dry areas on the skin.
  • Scrub your face at least twice a week to remove dust and blackheads.

Avoid heavy makeup and use waterproof make up when necessary

On Sunday don’t forget to read our blog on home remedies to curb hair and skin menaces.

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Monsoon Hair Tips

Apart from the mushy-slushy monsoon streets, rains and the humidity in the air also causes hair menaces. We have few tips to help you get through the ‘Hair Woes’-

monsoon hair

• Refrain the use of hair products and styling, especially the ones for oily hair, to avoid greasy scalp.
• Keeping the hair dry is the mantra for less hairfall.
• Eat healthy- Protein and minerals are the most important: salmons, eggs, carrots, kidney beans, soya, whole wheat, oats, nuts, etc.
• Wash hair immediately after hair has got wet in the rains to avoid lice.
• Use of mild shampoo and conditioner is the key as often as possible to avoid making the scalp moist and dirty.

Come back tomorrow to read about tips to get through skin problems in Monsoons!

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