Oily Skin Got You Down?

 

Are you oil glands working overtimeTrying to get rid of the shine, especially your T-zone area?  Try these quick fixes that help to prevent that shiny look:

 

 

Wash your face at least twice a day with a gentle alcohol free cleanser

 

 

Tone with an alcohol free toner ( This will help to balance the PH level of the skin)

 

Moisturize, yes, you need to moisturize too! Use a oil free moisturizer (This will help to calm down the oil production and remind the skin that it doe’s have to work as hard to produce oil) 

 

Use oil-free foundation

 

Use a mattifier (a lightweight formula dries to a natural, matte finish, instantly absorbing oil and controlling shine)

 

Powder blush helps to absorb oil

 

Use loose powder, it helps to set make-up and absorbs oil

 

Use blotting paper  or tissue paper to absorb oil

 

 

Note:  Having oily skin has it’s benefits, if taken care of properly, oily skin is prone to have less wrinkles

How do you keep the shine down?  We wanna know, leave a comment:

 

 

 

Tracey Evelyn is a Image and Fashion Consultant who helps women to learn to  love what they see when they look into the mirror , understand their personal style and enhance their appearance through Wardrobe Styling, Makeup Artistry and Personal Shopping. Contact: Tracey@Traceyevelynbeautifulyou.com     Twitter: @Traceyevelyninc Phone: 484-479-6730

 

Stimulate Hair Growth and Add Shine Straight From Your Kitchen

 Stimulate Hair Growth and Add Shine Straight From Your Kitchen

Who would have thought that a culinary spice has so many benefits.  Rosemary  made into a tonic can be used as an effective hair treatment that leaves the hair soft and shiny.  Rosemary when used in the hair is none to stimulate the scalp, hair follicles, controls flakiness and dandruff.  When used consistently it may slow the progress of premature hair loss. Why wouldn’t you yourself a little rosemary hair tonic?

DIY Rosemary Hair Tonic:

 

*  Boil 2 cups of water

 

*  Pour water over 1 cup of crushed fresh rosemary leaves

 

*  Let it seep about 15- 20 min or until cool

 

*  Use it as a rinse after shampooing

 

**  What hair tonics do you make yourself?   Leave a comment:

 

Tracey Evelyn is a Body Image and Fashion Consultant who helps women to learn to  love their bodies and reinvent themselves through Wardrobe Styling, Makeup Artistry and Personal Shopping. Contact: Tracey@Traceyevelynbeautifulyou.com     Twitter: @Traceyevelyninc Phone: 484-479-6730