With just less than 2 weeks left for the arrival of Holi we are all ready to roll out our excitements of the sleeves . Streets and markets are already filled with colours and gulal . Everyone must have already started making their plans for Holi celebrations, decided upon the menu, venue, relatives to visit and invite etc etc . But there is one thing on which we miss out on and that is how to protect your hair and skin from chemical based Holi colours .Don’t let colours damage your glowing skin and lustrous hair , follow the tips below to maintain your radiance . Also get amazing discounts on Holi Shopping on skincare products and save your money too .
Pre Holi Tips
1. Oil your Hair
Ensure to gently oil your hair at least 20 minutes before you step out of the house . Oiling will help in maintaining the the moisture and not let chemically infused colours to damage or dry them . You can use warm coconut, olive or castor oil etc. You can also apply oil to your feet, hands or other exposed parts of your body .
2. Choose right clothing
Make it a point to cover your skin at the maximum . Lesser you are in direct contact contact of the harsh colours ,lesser will be the damage . Wear clothes that covers your hand sleeves and legs . Also try to wear darker fabric shades to absorb so that they can absorb the maximum colours splashed on your body and lower down the risk of direct penetration into your skin .
3. Drink Enough Water
If you want to keep yourself and your skin hydrated enough then drinks loads of water before you start playing Holi . Also ensure you are constantly sipping water in regular intervals amidst your celebration .
4. Use Vaseline and Lip Balms
In order to protect your lips and ears apply some lip balm or Vaseline on your lips and also massage your ears as well . Using Vaseline under your finger tips is also advisable as they will prevent them from getting cracked because of the dryness.
5. Wear protective glasses
Trying covering your eyes with protective glasses or old sunglasses if you don’t want to risk your eyes of the direct contacts with colours. Glasses look uber cool as well give you the required protection .
Post Holi Tips
1. Deep cleanse and condition your hair
Wash your hair with the shampoo of your choice and don’t forget to condition them . Also apply hair mask after 2-3 days to regain the required moisture.
2. Remove colours while they are still wet
Make sure to remove the Holi colours while they are still wet . Dry colours are can get very difficult to remove and can take several days before they are finally gone .
3. A a drop of baby oil in the the lukewarm water
Apply moisturised soap and add a drop of baby oil in lukewarm water while cleaning your face . Don’t be so harsh on your skin or scrub it rigorously as it can do more harm than good . You can use besan face pack and also apply calamine for a soothing effect on your skin .
Follow the simple steps and make your Holi colourful than ever with no hair or skin damage . Also don’t forget to check out amazing Holi offers on FreeKaaMaal.com ,