Women are always fortunate or in some cases unfortunate to receive plenty of DIY beauty tips and free advice from their mothers, friends, colleagues and even from the total strangers throughout their lives. Sometimes, there is too much advice that makes it very hard for us to decide if these advice and beauty tips actually work or not? So here we’ve collected some of the most interesting, weird but effective beauty tips that actually work.
1. Use Black Tea to Get Rid of Sunburn
The first weird tip from these weird but effective beauty tips will help you get relief from sunburn. No doubt, Aloe Vera gel containing lidocaine is very effective treatment for sun burn, but black tea is also a good alternative if you don’t have Aloe Vera gel or don’t like to smear your body with Aloe Vera gel. Black tea is also much cheaper but almost equally effective. The magic ingredient in tea is tannic acid that effectively relieves burning sensation quickly heals the skin. You can use many ways to provide treatment to your sunburned skin. Don’t throw teabags after making tea and when they are cool, put them directly on the burned skin. Keep them on the burned area for 20 to 25 minutes and then gently wash with cold water. You can also take a tea bath or mix tea with milk and apply it on the affected area.
2. Lemon is Very Useful in Lightening Your Hair
The next unusual tip in these weird but effective beauty tips is about using lemon to naturally lighten your hair. Applying Lemon juice on your hair is an effective way to lighten your hair. The acid in lemon juice actually lightens the hair color and it can also be effectively used to create beautiful highlights in your hair. To speed up the process of lightening your hair, spend some time in the sun. The ultraviolet rays of the sun will react with the acid in the lemon juice and in just 20 to 25 minutes, you’ll get beautiful natural looking hair.
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3. Olive Oil is Best Natural Treatment for Thin and Weak Hair
This hair care tip is especially very amazing in these weird but effective beauty tips. According to experts, olive oil is very effective in making your hair healthier, fuller and beautiful. If you use it regularly, it not only provides excellent treatment for weak and thin hair but it can also help in growing hair back. The healthy nutrients in olive oil actually make thin hair fat, rough hair silky and weak hair strong. Olive oil also serves as a good conditioner for your hair. So just heat a little to make it warm before use and then pour a little in your palm and massage it in the roots and scalp lightly. You can also apply it by an oil dipped comb to cover all your hair. After thoroughly applying, cover your hair with shower cap or towel. After 30 or 40 minutes, wash your hair with shampoo. You don’t need to use any conditioner with it.
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4. Get Instant Relief from Puffiness Under Your Eyes
Puffy eyes make you look tired and older than your actual age. So here are some easy, weird but effective beauty tips to reduce puffiness under eyes. Hemorrhoid cream works very well to remove puffiness of your eyes. Hmeorrhoid cream contains several anti-inflammatory ingredients that help reducing the puffiness under your eyes. Using cucumber is a natural and effective way to reduce under eye puffiness. Just cut cucumber in round slices to use them as eye patches. Put them on your eyes and relax for just half an hour. Cucumber is rich in ascorbic and caffeic acids that are excellent anti-inflammatory agents. They lighten your under-eye dark skin and reduce the puffiness. You can also use potatoes to remove eye bags, puffiness and lighten the dark circles.
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5. Get Rid of Annoying Hair Static
Static electricity can destroy a perfect hair style and that will ruin your entire personality. We have some weird but effective beauty tips to get rid of the static from your hair. Dryer sheets are very effective in removing static electricity from your hair. Always keep some dryer sheets in your hand bag especially in dry weather to keep your hair smooth. Dryness is the main cause of static energy. So try to humidify the air inside your house by placing water in bowls on different places of your house and keep indoor plants in your house.