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Is the winter season making your skin rough and dry? You need to change your beauty regimen in these months to keep your skin moisturised and glowing. Dr Nirmala Shetty, founder of Nirmal Herbal, celeb skin expert and author of Beauty At Your Fingerstips! explains how one can make natural moisturisers and cleansers at home for the winters. Here's an excerpt from the book.
Come October and the temperature starts dropping in India. Winter is close. While it brings welcome relief from the singeing heat of summer, and the mugginess of the monsoons, it also wreaks havoc on the skin and hair.
To continue with your normal routine when the mercury drops simply means looking and feeling chapped. The lips, elbows, cheeks, feet protest! During the last months of the year, all our bodies need winter-proofing. Know how to keep your skin hydrated during the winters, here.
There are some basic rules to follow, so your skin survives the assault of winter.
extra moisturising during the day. (Read: 10 winter care tips your skin will thank you for!)
There are some natural moisturises that keep the skin youthful. Here are some quick, kitchen recipes for them:
Recipe to Moisturise Dry Winter Skin
Papaya Dry Skin Pack
Recipe to Moisturise Oily Winter Skin
Jojoba Oily Skin Pack
I would recommend avoiding soap. Soap robs whatever little natural moisture the skin holds. Instead try these recipes.
Recipe to Cleanse Dry Winter Skin
Oatmeal Dry Skin Pack
Recipe to Cleanse Oily Winter Skin
Wheatgrass Oily Skin Pack
Beauty At Your Fingerstips! is authored by Dr. Nirmala Shetty and published by Westland Ltd. You can buy the book on Flipkart. Watch this space for more excerpts.
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