Every bride, irrespective of whether she is a classic beauty or possesses only average looks wants to look a million bucks for her wedding in India. She would go to any extent to make her skin, hair and face look as glamorous as a movie. As she will be the centre of all attention, of course, some of the glory will reach the groom too who himself will be proudly revelling in the beauty of his bride, she is willing to sacrifice many things to achieve that look. She is willing to control her calories, cut down on fat, stop taking chocolates and ice creams and visit the spa and beauty parlour to perfect her looks.
Skin care tips
To have gorgeous skin on your wedding day, you need to start caring for it as soon as your wedding is decided. Starting the skin care regime 4-5 months before your wedding would be a feasible idea. Of course it depends on the type of skin you have and how badly damaged it is. Once you consult a dermatologist, she will advice you on the type of care you need to do to your skin for your wedding in India. The type of cosmetic care and the frequency of application and treatment will vary with skin type. When your wedding day is around the corner it is advisable not to try any new brands, however established they may seem. Start wearing the sunscreen lotion, even if it is not sunny when you go out. It will protect your skin from the ultraviolet rays.
While you do all sorts of external applications, you must be careful with your diet so your skin looks fresh and rejuvenated from within. You can eat a lot of fruits like guava, lime, papaya or orange and vegetables like lettuce, cucumbers, tomatoes, carrots, spinach and broccoli to rejuvenate the skin. Salads, plenty of water and regular exercises can definitely make your skin glow.
There is nothing wrong in pampering yourself on the months before your wedding in India. You need to consult your beautician and perform regular facials, depending on the type of skin you have and repeat the facials every 3-4 weeks. You will also need to pedicure and manicure every week or every 10 days.
Hair care tips
True, Indian women are known for their magnificent mane and lovely skin, but you will need to give it that care when it is your wedding in India. If you have short hair and wishes to have long hair, then you can easily wear hair extensions. Wigs are out, extensions are in. You can try out different hairstyles with the help of hair styles and when you do that account, take into account the type of dress you are wearing, its color, your skin tone and so on. In the months preceding the wedding in India, you can go for hair grooming sessions with your hair stylist. If you plan to color your hair, then try a shade you are familiar with or have tried before and suited you. Never experiment with your hair before the wedding. Of course, these tips do not cover all the hair care tips, but it is a starter.