Include foods in your diet that are high in vitamin A. For example, eat cabbage, carrots, eggs, meats, cheese and other foods high in vitamin A regularly. Vitamin A increases healthy sebum production and improves skin and hair. Incorporating Vitamin A into your diet will ensure that you have healthy, strong, shiny hair. Imperfections, such as pimples, can be really distracting. A fast home remedy for a pimple is placing a small quantity of toothpaste on the affected area. Then let it sit for about ten minutes. This should drastically reduce the appearance of the pimple.
Use an aspirin to prevent treat dandruff! Crush an aspirin into your shampoo before you wash your hair. The aspirin has properties that actually help ease dry scalp. This will save you money on buying shampoos that are specially designed for dandruff.
Use the ignition part of a matchbook or box if you don’t have a nail file. If you find yourself in need of a nail file, but can’t seem to find one, you can use the rough part you use to light matches on a match book as a nail file. Your whole body uses the mineral Zinc. It helps heal injuries, and is an antioxidant that protects against free radicals in pollutants from the environment. By eating foods such as sesame seed butter, toasted wheat germ and rich dark natural chocolate, you can increase your zinc intake naturally.
Look at your makeup collection to make sure that none of it is expired. If a product is no longer working the same as when it was new, you should replace it. Also, dispose of any makeup that you touched or used while you were suffering from an illness, unless you want to reinfect yourself. If you see one of your polishes becoming thick and sticky, add a bit of remover to it. Just a little bit of remover will go a long way. After adding the remover to the bottle you will need to shake the bottle well. This will extend the life of your nail polish.
A sharpened liner, whether for lip or eye, works best. This way, they are always clean and ready to use. A little trick to getting a great sharp point is to put them in the refrigerator or freezer 10 minutes before you are going to sharpen them. Apply Vaseline to your eyebrows before bed. The Vaseline will strengthen the hair in your brows, making them look shiny and more noticeable. Make sure the Vaseline doesn’t get on your skin, as this can cause acne breakouts.