Some of the prettiest girls out there are beautiful because they love themselves. Every single day they motivate themselves to look and feel better. Honestly, the world isn't too kind to us, women. From the shape of our bodies to the colour of our skin, we're constantly told that we're not good enough. On the contrary, we're more than enough. And you should remember that every day. So, boost your confidence, stay happy and develop these small beauty habits that'll help you in years to come. If you've been feeling a little meh about yourself lately, this story is for you! Feel better *Wink*
Leave the nudes and the pinks behind. Red commands attention. The shade itself will boost your confidence and make you feel powerful from within. Don't just save the shade for a night occasion, wear it during the day and team it a crisp white shirt, black trousers and stilettos. It's your day to be queen.
POPxo Recommends: M.A.C Retro Matte Liquid Lipcolour - Fashion Legacy (Rs 1900)
A woman who smells good surely knows how to turn heads and win hearts. Smelling good is a way of taking care of yourself. It makes you feel confident in your own skin and represents you as a person. When it comes to picking a perfume, always choose one that defines your personality. You could be into fruity, floral, woody or musky scents - you just have to explore the world of perfumes to find your signature scent.
POPxo Recommends: Clinique Happy Heart Perfume Spray (Rs 4,550)
Your nails are the first thing that people notice when you greet them. You don't need a perfect manicure but making sure they are clean and filed goes a long way. Remember, your hygiene also has an impact on your mental health. Apply a top coat or a nude nail polish for a sophisticated, feminine vibe.
They say that when a woman cuts her hair, she's about to change her life for the better. If you're bored with the way your mane looks, try something new: colour your hair, we know you've been wanting to. Sometimes a new hairstyle or a drastic haircut is all you need to remind you of just how awesome you This new makeover is bound to make you feel pretty on the outside as well as on the inside.
Did you know that when you sleep, your body repairs your skin? Well, now you do. Pulling all-nighters in a row can damage your skin's texture and cause breakouts. Get your 8 hours of rest and take 10-minute power naps during the day. Soft and radiant skin is on the cards for you.
Many of us go through the day without drinking much water. That's the problem. If your skin has to glow, it needs to be hydrated first. Water can make that happen. For taste, feel free to add sliced cucumbers, lemons, berries and mint leaves to your water. If it tastes yummier, you'll drink more of it *Wink*
Matte lippies make your pout look great, but after a while, it can leave your lips feeling dry and chapped. Take a break from using lipsticks. A bit of lip balm followed by gloss is enough to make your lips look oh-so-kissable.
POPxo Recommends: Wet n Wild MegaSlicks Lip Gloss (Rs 250)
One way to feel instantly prettier is to apply a humble coat of mascara. It'll make your eyes instantly pop. Plus, those long, curled lashes are bound to fetch you many compliments in return.
POPxo Recommends: Maybelline New York Lash Sensational Mascara (Rs 250)
When you have free time, slap on a sheet mask and relax. In a matter of a few minutes, you'll have soft, radiant and supple skin. Plus, spending sometime on yourself will make you feel happy and that'll show on your face.
POPxo Recommends: Garnier Skin Naturals Light Complete Serum Mask (Rs 99)
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