Though aging is the most natural part of life, it is not always pleasant. If your graying hair, fine lines and other signs of aging are bothering you, you are not alone. Do not worry, with few tips and tricks you can knock years off! These simple lifestyle changes will make sure that you look younger and more beautiful without any kind of surgery that could prove to be too heavy for your pocket! All you need to do is pay attention to these little details and you will no longer have to worry about looking old! Also Read - Happy Birthday Kareena Kapoor Khan: 17 Most Stunning Looks Of the Begum Of Bollywood
Cleanse, tone and moisturize
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The basic CTM routine will make your face look younger. You need to start using a gentle facial cleanser so that the product is not too harsh on your skin. Harsh cleansing products clean all the dirt and grime but it also strips your skin of its natural oils leaving your skin dry. Instead chose a gentle cleanser and post cleansing your face, use a nourishing moisturizer. It is important to give your skin a moisture boost after cleansing. Dry skin is more prone to fine lines and other signs of aging. Followed by moisturizing, also use a toner to minimize the appearance of pores. Cleanse, tone and moisturize your skin in the morning before applying your makeup and also at night before going to bed. Also Read - World Alzheimer's Day 2020: Here’s What You Need To Know About This Disease
Exfoliate your skin
Cleansing your face is not enough, you should also exfoliate your skin gently to get rid of all the dead skin cells and to encourage skin cell renewal. Use any natural exfoliating agent or use one that is readily available to massage into your skin to get rid of the dry and dead skin once or twice a week. Exfoliation will leave your skin looking softer and brighter, encouraging younger looking skin. (ALSO READ Home remedies to get rid of dead skin cells: 7 homemade scrubs to remove dead skin cells from face and body).
Use sun protection daily
You need to protect your skin from the harmful UV rays. It is one on the main causes of premature aging of your skin. To avoid sun-damage use sunscreen generously all over your body, especially on the areas that will be exposed to sun, when you step out. It will protect you from the harmful rays, avoid wrinkles, dull complexion and protect from skin cancer. (ALSO READ How to apply sunscreen? Here’s the right way to apply sunscreen to protect your skin this summer).
You need to drink at least 8 glasses of water to keep your body hydrated. Consuming adequate amount of water will keep your skin looking young and fresh. Drinking water will also flush out the toxins from your body, making your skin look and feel better. (ALSO READ Importance of water for your skin: 8 amazing beauty benefits of drinking water).
Manage your facial hair
Always remember that managing your facial hair will make you look neat. So trim your facial hair. Women should keep their eyebrows in shape by tweezing the unnecessary hair and also any other stray hair on the face. Always go for thicker eyebrows, as they make you look younger. (ALSO READ Importance of sleep: Did you know these beauty benefits of a good night’s sleep?).
Update your hairstyle
If you have not updated your hairstyle for a really long time, you should consider getting a hair makeover. A nice haircut can make your face look youthful. So opt for a trendy cut to make the most of your feature. Consider getting your hair chopped short, getting bangs or rocking some layers to take years off the age you look.
Cover up your grey hair
Get rid of your grey hair and you will notice that you will look more young! Yes, opt for a hair color that is similar to your natural hair color, so that it appears more natural. You can do it on your own at home, or consult a professional to get it done properly. Try to use hair dyes that are organic and free from harsh chemicals so that you do not end up damaging your hair.
Take care of your hands
Your hands easily give away your age, so start treating them better. Sun damage is one of the most common reasons why the back of your hands become dull and dry. When you apply sunscreen your should never neglect your hands. Also, indulge in manicures to keep the cuticles and soften your skin. Keep a hand cream handy and apply it during the course of the day to keep your hands moisturized. (ALSO READ How to give yourself a perfect manicure at home WATCH VIDEO).
Wear bright colors
Try to avoid wearing more neutral-toned clothes and opt for some bright colors to look more youthful. You will notice that wearing vibrant prints and colors will make your look youthful and energetic. You do not have to stop wearing neutral-tones like black and white, but when you wear them, pair with something bright to maintain the balance. Also, accessorize accordingly using trendier jewelry. Opt for some bright accessories to spice up your whole look. (ALSO READ How to look taller: Style hacks for short girls to appear taller without wearing high heels).
Apply makeup that makes your look more youthful
You can hide the signs of aging with your makeup. Use concealer to hide all the brown spots and blemishes. Dab some blush on your cheekbones to get that naturally flushed look. Use brown eyeliner to create gentle frames around your eyes instead of black liner. Curl your lashes and apply mascara to flaunt your lashes. Also, go a little easy on the lipstick, do not wear bright lipstick and lip liner all the time, opt for something nude that will go well with your natural look.
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