Countless tried and true things have been used by women throughout the ages to stay looking young and beautiful. Everything and anything has been attempted in order to hide laugh lines and those tricky crow’s feet. Even when an idea sounds quite ludicrous we will give it a try because “one time can’t hurt” and because you never know if it might just happen to be the hidden fountain of youth. Check out what the celebrities have implemented into their beauty routines and who knows, one of these may just be the one thing that finally works for you!
Catherine Zeta-Jones has found one great and refreshing way to remove buildup from her hair…with beer! The beer, when used after your shampoo and towel drying your hair, will make your hair extra shiny and clean again! Her process is to run a cup or two of beer through the hair strands. With the beer still in your hair, put on a shower cap and let it sit for five minutes before rinsing your hair clean. It works for her, and she looks great! I can’t wait to try this out.
Miranda Kerr has been using lip balm in order to help brighten up the inner corners of her eyes! The lip balm helps to highlight and bring out shine to an otherwise darkened corner. However, don’t you dare to use lip gloss – that will lead to a super sticky mess!
Miranda Kerr is not just a one trick pony when it comes to beauty tricks. She has also been using a hot spoon to curl her eye lashes without the need to purchase an eyelash curler. Not only do you get better results but you already have this “beauty” tool in your kitchen! Try this one out by warming up a spoon under hot water and pressing it to your lashes, against the bowl area. This is a good way to take care of your eye lashes when in a rush and have no time to put on makeup.
Lady Gaga finds regular scotch tape to be one of her favorite beauty supply treasures! She uses the tape in order to remove the massive amounts of eye makeup she uses in her shows. The tape works well to remove glitter off her face without rubbing it into the delicate skin around her eyes as she’d have to do with regular makeup removers. However for regular non-glitter makeup just use a regular makeup remover instead.
Lisa Rinna pumps up her lips with a natural cinnamon oil. Make sure you aren’t allergic to cinnamon before trying this hack! An easy way to to use the cinnamon oil without it being too powerful is to combine just a tiny pinch of it with your lip gloss! Try this out with an older gloss, first, just in case it doesn’t work for you!
Denise Richards has come to use a common kitchen ingredient to help her own hair out – avocado! The natural fats and creamy texture of an avocado can be used as a deep conditioner. The process is quite simple: mix one mashed up avocado with a little bit of olive oil and apply liberally to your hair, but try to avoid mashing it into your scalp. This will give you a beautiful shine as well as a new softness that is hard to match with regular store bought conditioners.
Halle Berry has found a quick and simple way to keep cellulite at bay – coffee grounds! By adding coffee grounds to your body wash you will receive a mild exfoliation and increase blood flow which will smooth out the skin.
Scarlett Johansson, after researching for natural skincare options, came to the realization that apple cider vinegar is quite a useful tool for beautiful skin! Johansson uses it as a toner and she does warn that using it as a can be harsh, but if you have breakouts it can be quite healing to the skin.
Gwyneth Paltrow removes toxins from her teeth and under her gums with coconut oil. This is called oil pulling and its an ancient Ayurvedic method. She swishes a teaspoon of coconut oil in her mouth from 10-15 minutes in order to pull all the toxins out.
Blake Lively has a quick and easy trick to help her hair from becoming brittle – mayonnaise! That’s right, the star of the sandwich world, mayonnaise! When placed on the bottom half of your hair, it will help the ends from becoming brittle. I’m a little skeptical about this one…mostly because I’m not sure how I feel about smelling like mayonnaise…but if it’s good enough for her, it’s good enough for me!
These beauty tips and ideas might sound too crazy to work, but it can’t hurt to try just once, as it may be the beauty secret that you have been waiting to find!
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