While taking care of our beauty, we indulge in every good practice to make our hair, skin, and face look good. We also take good care of our feet, but, most of the times ignore the hands.
Owing to this ignorance, our hands can easily give away our age, and sometimes they even look older than their actual age. Daily, we use our hands to accomplish an array of day to day chores, and these often rip our hands of the natural oils and moisture. If your hands also look dull and lifeless, then here are some simple tricks using which you can make your hands look 10 years.
Don’t Use Hot Water To Wash Your Hands
Use warm water, but, don’t use hot water to wash your hands, as it may rip off the moisture from the hands. Also, instead of perfume based soaps, opt for the moisturizing soaps with aloe vera, jojoba oil, or olive oil.
Avoid Electric Dryers For Hands
In most of the high-end bathrooms, one can easily spot the electric dryers, which dry up the hands much faster. But, these dryers not only dry the hands but also take off the natural oils of the skin, which keeps the skin of the hands moist.
Most of us ignore the hands while exfoliating our facial skin. Exfoliation of hands is also very necessary, and you can mix some baking soda with coconut or olive oil, exfoliate your skin with this oil.
Wear Gloves While Working
A lot of daily chores to make us use our hands and thus, our hands are constantly under the stress because of the various external factors including dry air, chemicals, and detergents. In order to minimize the damage caused to the hands, it’s vital that you wear the gloves while washing the dishes, clothes and cleaning the home.
Moisturize Your Hands
Using a good quality hand moisturizing cream twice a day to moisturize your hands is very important. It keeps the hands hydrated and the natural oils in the hands aren’t lost. While moisturizing the hands during the day is good, but, don’t skip the hand moisturization before going to bed at night.
Apply A Hand Mask Once A Week
A hand mask deeply nourishes the skin, and boosts, the cell renewal to make your hands look younger. You don’t have to buy expensive and fancy hand masks.
Simply mix one avocado pulp with an egg white and half a teaspoon of lemon juice, and apply it on the hands for 10 – 15 minutes. Afterward, rinse the hands with lukewarm water and apply a moisturizer. Repeat it once a week to get younger, nourished and soft hands with radiant skin.
With all these hand care tips, you can make your hands look beautiful. Also, don’t forget to apply sunscreen on your hands, so that you can protect them from the sun damage.