Top 10 Crazy Summer Beauty Hacks That Actually Work [PHOTOS]
Sprinkle Baby Powder on Your Skin to Remove Sand
Beach days are amazing until you get ready to leave, and it wants to come home with you. Just sprinkle baby powder over your sandy skin and the sand will wipe right off, because the powder soaks up the excess oil from skin (sweat and salt walter.)
Quick Self Tanner Fix – Mix a Paste of Baking Soda Water
Instead of prematurely aging your skin by baking it in the sun, and increasing your odds of skin cancer, apply self-tanner to get the sunkissed tan you crave. One quick way to repair streaks or orange spots, is a mix of baking soda and water. The paste will help you even out the discoloration.
Before You Blow Dry Use Deodorant no the Back of Your Neck
Sweating while your styling your hair is never good. You don’t get the desired results. One way to prevent sweat is deodorant. Use a powder deodorant on the back of your neck about ten minutes before drying your hair to help keep from perspiring.
Dry Shampoo Will Absorb Oil Sweat Before Morning
You’ll get the best results in the summer if you apply dry shampoo at night instead of in the morning. It allows the product extra time to absorb the excell oil in your locks.
Ice Cube Trays Filled with Aloe Vera
Though we try to prevent them, the truth is sunburns happen. When treating the burn, everyone knows aloe vera is great, but chilled aloe vera is even better. Grab an ice cube tray, fill it up with the gel, and store it in the freezer for extra cool relief all summer long.
Lemon Juice Removes Sweat Stains
Need to get rid of sweat stains? Add lemon juice instead of spot remover before tossing them in the washer to get the same effect.
Keep Nail Polish in the Fridge
Are you getting the dreaded bubbles in your polish during your at home manicure? Start storing the polish in your fridge, or just stick it in there about an hour before you start. The cool temps will help keep the application smooth.
Coat Your Razor in Olive Oil
Dull razors are the worst. They cause nicks which can cause all sorts of problems, not to mention they look awful… Keep your more effective longer by coating the blades in olive oil between use to prevent rust.
Apply Chilled Chamomile Tea Bags to Your Bikini Line
Everyone has experienced the dreaded bikini line rash at some point. They are ugly and painful, but one way to soothe the pain is with chamomile tea bags. Steep the bags first, then let them cool for 15-20 min in the freezer. Next lay them along your bikini line to let the calming herbs work their magic.
Dryer Sheets Repel Bugs
Sick of spraying bug repellent every ten minutes when your outside? Try rubbing yourself down with dryer sheets, and sticking on or two in your back pocket.