Several people are still in quarantine or self-isolation due to COVID-19 pandemic, meaning they're not going out much or they’re spending more time indoors. It's a lot safer to stay at home, but quite a lot of people are struggling in the self-care department. Yes! We’re all stuck at home, but we can all get through this…beautifully! We need to learn how to take care of ourselves at home until this crisis subsides. Here are some beauty tips to help you look still beautiful while in self-isolation.
Home Self-care Tips
Practice a Skincare Routine Suitable for your Skin
You don't need to rush out every morning going to your workplace, you have more time to practice a skincare routine that works for your skin type. This is a great opportunity to perfect your skincare routines (morning and evening) to make your skin more beautiful. A routine should not be a chore, it's called "skin-pampering". You have to dedicate that time to pamper your skin to make it healthy.
Wash your Cosmetic Accessories/Makeup Brushes
Clean your cosmetic brushes regularly. Dirt and bacteria accumulate in your makeup brushes, and they can cause breakouts and other skin irritation. If you want to clear up your skin, clean your beauty accessories frequently.
Clean your Makeup Drawer
Clean your makeup drawer, sort out, and get rid of all the beauty products that you don't use anymore. Just keep the ones that you constantly use.
Invest in Good Skincare Products
Good skincare products suitable for your skin is what you need to keep your skin healthy. Don't just pick up any skincare products off the shelf. You need to do some research first if you can't consult a skin expert. You can start looking for natural skincare products that do not contain harmful chemicals that can damage your skin. Check out Skincare Dangerous Ingredients to Avoid
Try At-Home Facial Treatment
More time at home means, you'll have more time to work on revitalizing your skin. Since you can't get your regular facials from your favorite salon or spa, why not try using homemade face masks once or twice a week? Homemade face masks are way safer than the salons are using because they contain natural ingredients that you can usually find in your kitchen. Check out DIY Aloe Vera Face Masks & Best DIY Acne Face Masks Recipes
Use SPF Indoors and Outdoors
Even if you're staying at home, you still need to go out in your backyard to get some vitamin D from the sun. People nowadays during this pandemic time are obsessed with vegetable gardening. If you're one of them, don't forget to use SPF. Skin experts also said that blue lights from our gadgets such as mobile phones and computers can also cause damage to the skin. So even if you're staying indoors, use SPF to protect your skin from UVA, UVB rays and blue lights.
The finest way to feel beautiful amid the madness that is happening in the world right now is simply staying positive and embracing the NEW NORMAL. Positivity can help you focus and go on with life. Just be patient, we will all get through this!
Stay home and stay beautiful!