Chances are, if you are preparing for your wedding, you're old enough to know better. Kick those bad skin habits once and for all.
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Torturing your delicate face with every cleanser under the sun, yet still getting a reaction.
Do a little research and read the back of product labels you've tried. You may find one key ingredient in each cleanser that is sending your skin into defense mode. Finding products without the nasty culprit may make a huge difference. Try a creamy cleanser free of extra fragrances and fillers. I loveCaudalie's Gentle Cleanser.
Scrubbing your face until you're rosy and red in hopes of combating oil.
Stripping the skin of its natural oils makes it kick into overdrive to replenish what it lost.Jurlique's Clarifying Day Care Lotion
has a light, fresh scent and helps re-balance skin to keep oil at bay.
Piling on foundation and concealer in hopes of covering various dark spots.
Get to the root of the problem. A common concern is the dark footprints blemishes often leave behind. TryKiehl's Brightening Botanical Spot Treatment
and follow this strategic plan: Once a blemish is beginning to heal, dab a small amount onto the skin for several days. Stay faithful and you'll notice the difference.
Overloading skin with harsh products causing extreme dryness, peeling and redness.
Give your skin a breather and let it heal - then plan your strategic attack. Far too often we try a treatment for 48 hours, angrily stare at the dry, flaky spot looking back at us and then and add moisturizer. Not only are we confusing our skin, but we aren't getting any closer to clear skin. Stick with a regimen like the new, more gentleProactiv Solution.
They also have a newWedding Kit
especially for brides desperate for clear skin before and after the big day.
Sure, you could force your hair into submission by demanding it behave under a pile of products. But why work against nature instead of work with it? Try these tips to encourage your hair's natural style for a fresh, effortless look.
Lock in moisture and add definition withCarol's Daughter Hair Milk.
Smooth flyaways, add moisture and repair damage withFrizz-Ease Smooth Start Shampoo and Conditioner
from the John Frieda Collection.
Keep locks hydrated and frizz-free with a line devoted totally to curls, Ouidad. Try theClimate Control Heat and Humidity Gel.
Add all over volume and fullness withJonathan INFINITE VOLUME Thickening Foam.
Whether you have color-treated or untouched hair, long locks or a short shag,Wen's Sweet Almond Mint Cleansing Conditioner
brings hair back to life while adding shine and body.
Have a burning beauty question? Email Brandee.