Shahnaz Husain, famend and acclaimed pioneer of the wonder motion, solutions a few of the frequent questions regarding magnificence and care.
Q. My scalp is oily. I exploit shampoo and conditioner, however the dandruff remains to be there.
A. A conditioner can block the pores of an oily scalp and result in dandruff. So, keep away from conditioner and use a hair rinse. After shampoo, add 2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar to a mug of water and use as a final rinse. For dandruff, apply non-oily natural hair tonic on the scalp every day, utilizing cotton wool and go away on. Keep away from therapeutic massage. Half the hair in sections and apply on the scalp. Wash your hair with a light natural shampoo three or 4 instances per week, utilizing much less shampoo and rinsing very effectively with water. As soon as per week, warmth olive oil and apply on the scalp at night time. Depart on in a single day. Subsequent morning, apply the juice of a lemon quarter-hour earlier than shampoo. Embody contemporary fruits, uncooked salads, sprouts and yogurt in your every day weight-reduction plan. Drink 6 to eight glasses of water every day. Add the juice of a lemon to a glass of water and have it very first thing within the morning.
Q. I’ve lengthy and silky hair. However they get tangled simply. Please counsel cures. Additionally inform me the proper solution to therapeutic massage the scalp.
A. Tangled hair needs to be combed with a large toothed comb. Begin from the ends and work upwards in direction of the roots. Making use of just a few drops of hair conditioner or hair serum may help to disentangle the hair simply. Apply leave-on conditioner or hair serum, particularly on the ends of the hair, to assist stop tangled hair. To therapeutic massage the scalp, apply oil after which utilizing the finger suggestions, truly transfer the scalp in small round actions. This helps to stimulate the follicles and improves blood circulation to the scalp. Keep away from rubbing.
Q. I’ve very frizzy and curly hair. I just like the curls, however need to do away with the frizz. Please counsel some cures.
A. Take 2 drops of a light-weight vegetable oil, like sunflower oil. Put it in your palms and rub the palms calmly collectively, in order that the oil spreads over each palms. Easy the palms over the hair. Or, take the ends of the hair in your palms and scrunch them. This works higher on dry hair. Depart the oil on. Or, combine some water with creamy hair conditioner and put it in a sprig bottle. Spray the combination on the hair. Then comb the hair, in order that it spreads via the hair. Have a deep conditioning remedy as soon as per week. Combine collectively one egg, one tablespoon coconut oil, the juice of a lemon and one teaspoon pure glycerin. Apply on the hair, put on a plastic bathe cap and carry on for an hour. Use cool water to clean hair. After shampoo, wrap a towel across the head and let it take in water. Keep away from rubbing.
Q. My elbows, knees and underarms are darker than my physique. Please counsel some dwelling cures.
A. Take lemon halves and rub them every day on the elbows and knees. Wash it off after which apply sesame seed (til) oil and therapeutic massage it into the pores and skin. Make a paste of gram flour (besan), curd, lemon juice and a bit turmeric (haldi). Apply the paste on these areas at the least thrice per week. Wash it off after half an hour. You may also apply a cream containing lemon and turmeric every day. For darkish underarms, keep away from shaving or hair eradicating lotions, which trigger darkening of the pores and skin underneath the arms. Waxing is the most suitable choice. The lemon and sugar combination used for waxing by magnificence salons would lighten pores and skin color over a time period. Combine besan, curd, lemon juice and a bit haldi (turmeric) and apply at the least thrice per week. Wash it off after half an hour.
Q. discover out my pores and skin kind?
A. The look and feel of your pores and skin is an effective indicator of your pores and skin kind. In dry skins, the pores are small and the pores and skin is ok. Oily skins are liable to blackheads, pimples and zits. Whenever you get up within the morning, wipe your face with a tissue, earlier than washing or cleaning it. If the tissue is clear, you could have a standard to dry pores and skin. If the tissue turns into stained or dirty with grease, you could have a standard to oily pores and skin. Use completely different tissues for various areas, wiping the brow, nostril and chin with one tissue and utilizing one other one to wipe the cheeks. This may assist to know if in case you have a mixture pores and skin.
Q. I’ve strains on my neck, which make me look older. How can I do away with them?
A. Day by day apply sesame seed (til) oil earlier than tub and therapeutic massage it on the neck, from chin downwards. Apply sunscreen earlier than going out within the solar. At night time after cleaning, apply nourishing cream on the neck and therapeutic massage it with just a few drops of water. Therapeutic massage from chin downwards, utilizing each palms, with one hand following the opposite. The stress needs to be downwards and never upwards whereas coming again to the chin. You may also go for a weekly salon therapeutic massage. Apply a face masks on the neck too.