When I do grocery shopping, I also do my beauty shopping at the same time, because plenty of natural productsHOW TO MAKE REFRESHING FACE MIST WITH ALOE VERA, ROSE WATER AND CUCUMBER?. Read more ... » from a supermarket can be used for our beauty routine7 TIPS ON HOW TO SHORTEN YOUR MORNING BEAUTY ROUTINE. Read more ... ».
One of my favorite products is extra virgin olive oil (when I mention the ‘olive oil’ term in this article – I refer to the extra virgin olive oil).
Olive oil is a very popular product that people use for centuries and nowadays, it still goes strong and is widely used in cosmetic10 BEAUTY "MUST HAVES" FROM BACKSTAGE FASHION WEEK . Read more ... » industry.
Olive oil is very rich in vitamins, minerals and natural fatty acids. It’s also convenient for a sensitive skin10 UNHEALTHY FOODS/DRINKS TO AVOID THAT ARE BAD FOR YOUR SKIN. Read more ... ». Olive oil is a powerful ingredient of anti aging7 BEAUTY MISTAKES THAT MAKE YOU LOOK OLDER. Read more ... » skin care10 TIPS ON HOW TO LOOK YOUNGER FOR LONGER. Read more ... » products; rich in antioxidants, it prevents skin aging, the appearance of wrinkles10 TIPS ON HOW TO LOOK YOUNGER FOR LONGER. Read more ... » and fine lines7 BEAUTY MISTAKES THAT MAKE YOU LOOK OLDER. Read more ... », it also nourishes, rejuvenates and protects the skin.
Rich in vitamin E and A, olive oil helps prolong youth, hydrates the skin, maintains its elasticity and softness. Also, olive oil helps skin cells to regenerate. The list of olive oil benefits"HEAVENLY BEAUTIFUL BODY" - DIY HOMEMADE BODY SCRUB RECIPE. Read more ... » can go on and on, but let’s talk about practical things: how can you use olive oil for beauty?
1) Olive oil bath
Sophia Loren, gorgeous italian actress, once shared her beauty secretBEAUTY TIPS: 10 QUICK BEAUTY FIXES. Read more ... » – she loves taking olive oil baths.
To prepare the olive oil bath, just add 5 table spoons of extra virgin olive oil into your bathtub and you are done! (You can add more if you like). This simple, yet amazing beauty secret can make your skin soft and very smooth.
Here is another variation the olive oil beauty bath: massage your body with the extra virgin olive oil before hopping into your bathtub, after you finish taking your bath, pat your skin dry and wipe away the excess oil; you won’t recognise your skin! It will be amazingly soft and smooth, like a baby skin.
2) Olive oil body lotion
Olive oil is my favourite body lotion! (I don’t buy body lotions and body creams any more, because I found the one that is very efficient and all natural"HEAVENLY BEAUTIFUL BODY" - DIY HOMEMADE BODY SCRUB RECIPE. Read more ... »). I love to apply olive oil all over my body while in the shower (right after I used the shower gel); after the olive oil body lotion my skin feels baby soft and very smooth! This simple beauty secret is a very quick and easy way to make your skin look and feel healthy and tender to touch.
3) Olive oil makeup10 BEST MAKEUP BOOKS WORTH BUYING. Read more ... » remover
I love using olive oil as my makeup remover8 MUST-HAVE MAKEUP PRODUCTS FOR GIRLS WHO ARE NEW TO MAKEUP. Read more ... » in the evening. It gently removes makeup and nourishes the skin at the same time. Apply a little bit of olive oil on a cotton pad (or on a wet cotton pad) and gently wipe away all the makeup from your face. Rinse with warm, then cold water15 REASONS FOR DRINKING WATER. Read more ... »; cold water will stimulate the blood circulation and close pores.
You can also use olive oil as a gentle eye makeup remover8 BUDGET BEAUTY TIPS AND TRICKS EVERY GIRL SHOULD TRY. Read more ... »; it will easily remove even the waterproof makeup.
A warm olive oil bath for nailsHOW TO STRENGTHEN YOUR NAILS? 4 BEAUTY RECIPES. Read more ... » is an excellent way to strengthen them. It takes only 5 or 10 minutes. Just soak your nails in slightly warmed up olive oil (it shouldn’t be too hot, just a room temperature). Do this treatment once of twice a week and enjoy strong, shiny and healthy nailsHOW TO STRENGTHEN YOUR NAILS? 4 BEAUTY RECIPES. Read more ... »!
5) Olive oil eye cream
Yes, you can use olive oil as an eye cream. It will nourish the tender skin around your eyes and soften fine lines. Gently dab some olive oil under your eyes before the bed time or in the morning9 TIPS ON HOW TO WAKEUP BEAUTIFUL AND WELL RESTED. Read more ... ». Keep your olive oil eye cream in the fridge and enjoy refreshing, vitamin filled beauty treatment10 VINTAGE BEAUTY TIPS THAT WE SHOULD USE MORE OFTEN TODAY . Read more ... ».
One of my favorite homemade face masks12 TIPS ON HOW TO CARE FOR FAIR SKIN. Read more ... » with olive oil is this: mix one egg yolk5 HOMEMADE FACIAL MASKS WITH THE USE OF AN EGG . Read more ... » with one table spoon of olive oil (if you want, add a tea spoon of lemon juice, it will help whiten and brighten the skin, as lemon juice is rich in antioxidants and especially vitamin C). Apply this mixture on your clean face5 HOMEMADE FACE SCRUB RECIPES WITH OATMEAL. Read more ... » for 5 -10 minutes; rinse with warm, then cold water (cold water will help to close pores). This olive oil homemade face mask6 EFFECTS OF ALCOHOL ON YOUR SKIN (6 REASONS TO HAVE ALCOHOL DETOX). Read more ... » can be used for normal or dry skin8 BEAUTY TIPS ON HOW TO FIX DRY SKIN. Read more ... » types, it will nourish and soften your skin, adding a wonderful glow.
Here is a cleansing and refreshing olive oil face mask8 TRAVEL BEAUTY TIPS TO HELP YOU SURVIVE LONG HAUL FLIGHT. Read more ... » for normal skin type: mix 1 table spoon of white cosmetic clay with 1 table spoon of olive oil. Apply it on your face for 10-15 minutes; rinse with warm water.
7) Olive oil for hair9 HAIR MISTAKES THAT MAKE YOU LOOK OLDER. Read more ... »
Olive oil hair treatmentHOW TO MAKE TEXTURING SPRAY FOR "BEACHY WAVES" HAIR?. Read more ... » is quick and easy to make; it will take you only 15 minutes to do it.
Mix one egg yolk with 2 table spoons of olive oil and 1 tea spoon of lemon juice. Keep this maskTOP 4 CHOCOLATE HOMEMADE FACE MASKS . Read more ... » on your hair for about 15 minutes, then shampoo10 HAIR TIPS AND BAD HAIR DAY FIXES . Read more ... » and condition. Your hair will become shinier and softer.
Here is another olive oil hair treatment10 VINTAGE BEAUTY TIPS THAT WE SHOULD USE MORE OFTEN TODAY . Read more ... »: it’s easy, just apply olive oil on your hair, let it sit on your locks for about one hour, then shampoo and condition your hair as usual (you might need to shampoo your hair two times to get rid of greasiness). This hair treatment will make your hair healthier and shinier.
8) Don’t forget to add olive oil in your salads! Olive oil will improve your skin, hair and nails condition, nourishing your body from within. Remember, beauty starts from within!
Olive oil is one of my favorite natural skin careBEAUTY TIPS: 10 QUICK BEAUTY FIXES. Read more ... » products.
Do you know some other ways to use olive oil for beauty? Feel free to share your own beauty secretsMAKEUP TIPS FOR LADIES WITH DARK SKIN TONE. Read more ... » and tips in the comment section below.