Everyone wants to have skin that glows with good health. A little change to your daily routine can help you to have well hydrated and supple skin which you always desire. No doubt that eating and drinking habits should be right, but except this, there is something that detoxifies our body externally.
Bathing is the time when you feel more relax and refresh while removing dirt and pollutants externally. Its basic requirement for beautiful skin and you must invest some of your time in a right way to enhance your beauty and look.
There are some natural ways to get rid of dead skin cells from the body to let it breathe. Due to busy seclude, it might be difficult for you to follow these beauty tips before shower, but try to invest your time towards more radiant and healthy glow as this is the only thing which will stay with you for whole life, and that’s YOUR BODY.
Stay hydrated and take care of yourself to look young.
Skincare Tips before Shower:
1) Oil yourself before bath
Applying oil before taking bath is one of the very old beauty secrets of every civilization. There are numerous health benefits hide behind oil bath. It does not only hydrate your skin but makes it beautiful and attractive too.
This remedy work amazes on dry skin as the oil get easily absorbed when combining with water. Oil massage before bath makes your skin soft and provide intense moisturization that controls early aging.
This is a great way to pamper your body before taking shower for more beautiful and flawless skin. Look beautiful and stay confident!
Vitamin E oil, Glycerin, and Vaseline:
Applying oil with other ingredients enhance its beauty effectiveness on the skin. It encourages cell regeneration to reduce wrinkles and dark spots. Perfect moisturizer for people having dry skin, before taking shower.
Glycerin and Vaseline bring natural glow on the skin by making it soft and act as an anti-aging moisturizer.
How to use:
Mix 1 tsp of Vitamin E oil, and 1 tsp. of Vaseline in 1 tsp. of glycerin. Apply this mixture all over the body and give a massage for 15 minutes before taking shower. It increases the blood circulation from top to bottom.
Coconut oil and lemon juice:
When we talk about beauty oil, coconut oil is one of the hot beauty secrets that works amazing on skin and hair. There are several beauty hacks you can do before the shower, but all remedy fade when coconut oil is in use with lemon.
Lemon is a rich source of Vitamin C that boost collagen production and rejuvenate skin.
How to use:
Take 3 tsp of coconut oil and half squeezed lemon juice. Apply this mixture all over the body and massage gently especially on elbows, neck and dark area. It removes darkness, sun tan and enhances your skin tone by moisturizing too. Leave the oil for 10 minutes before taking shower. This is one of the oldest beauty secrets.
There are so many essential oils that you can add to your beauty bath routine, like olive oil, tea tree oil, and rose oil. 10 minutes massage of these oils before taking shower will cost you nothing economically.
2) Use Exfoliator for Face and Body:
Exfoliation is the removal of dead skin cells and rejuvenates your skin tones. It helps to prevent wrinkles and makes your skin younger, beautiful and healthier.
Daily, thousands of pollutants get settled on the skin. To clean your skin daily, exfoliation is necessary at least thrice a week so that your skin can breathe properly.
There are many exfoliating scrubs for body and face, but try to use natural way to get rid of dead cells for glowing skin as they are free from the chemical.
Lemon, Grape juice, Apple juice, and Cane sugar:
How to use:
Mix ¼ cup of lemon juice, cane sugar, grape juice, and apple juice in a bowl. Now apply this mixture on face and body, and massage for 5 minutes. While applying on face, use dipped cotton pad. Leave it for 10 minutes before taking shower.
Oats, lemon juice, milk and rose water:
How to use:
Mix 1 tsp. of lemon juice, 2 tsp. of oats, raw milk, and rose water. Massage this mixture 5 minutes on face and body before taking shower.
3) Apply Aloe Vera gel with rose water
Applying aloe Vera gel with rose water have many beauty benefits like clear dark spots, give moisturization, and bring a rose reddish glow to the skin. Aloe Vera boost your skin complexion by making it soft and flawless.
How to use:
Take half cup of Aloe Vera gel with 4 tsp. of rose water and massage over face, neck and sensitive area. Massage until it totally gets absorbed by the skin. Take bath after 10 minutes. Daily massage of this remedy gives you natural radiant glow while preventing wrinkles and fine lines.
4) Scrub your back twice a week:
While taking care of the body, the back is the least preference part that we normally ignore and feel lazy about it. But this is not a good habit as ignorance can turn into the itchy and dark skin.
So, go for a spa or gentle massage of the back, to recharge your body. Feel the height of relaxation at least once a week. Or you can scrub at home also, with a scrubbing brush.
5) Drink a glass of water
Drinking one glass of water before taking shower will help to lower down the blood pressure. It regulates the body temperature, reduces redness, prevents wrinkles, and hydrate skin by making it soft and smooth.
Also Read: 8 Best time to drink water every day
6) Use face pack thrice a week
For skin softening and nourishment, use face pack before taking shower. Using face pack increase the blood flow and make your skin fresh. Try some natural homemade face pack for an excellent result.
For Dry Skin: Butter and Orange Juice Face Pack
Butter provides great softness for drying skin and orange juice is a rich source of vitamin C which hydrates skin and brings glow.
How to use:
Mix both the ingredients in equal quantity and give a gentle massage on face for 10 minutes and take bath after. Don’t rub harshly.
For Oily Skin: Multani Mitti/ Fuller’s Earth, Rose Water, and Lemon Juice
Multani mitti works best on oily skin. Regular use of this face pack not only control the excess oil but improve your skin complexion also.
How to Use:
Mix 1 tsp of Multani mitti, 4-5 drops of lemon juice and rose water in a bowl. After mixing, apply this paste all over the face and neck except eyes and lips. Leave it for 10 minutes until semi dry, and take bath.
I love the fragrance of Multani mitti and this is my one of the most using skin care tip before the shower.
7) Use warm water to bathe
Lukewarm water is more effective in removing dirt from skin pores, and helpful to re-energizes your skin. For stressed people, this is the best therapy.
8) Use natural soap
Natural soaps are chemically free soap that clean the body by maintaining its softness. While artificial soaps contain harsh chemicals that steal moisture from the skin by leaving it dry.
Give a quick try to natural body soap or you can use besan (gram flour) and milk cream instead of soaps for beautiful skin.
Skincare Before Bath Infographic:
Download this infographic.