The Mexican model, actress, entrepreneur, and producer recently revealed a number of her beauty secrets — many of which are more about what she doesn’t do.
“Wear sunscreen every single day, and keep your skin out of direct sun as much as possible,” says Dr Maryam Zamani, a cosmetic doctor at the luxury Cadogan Clinic in Chelsea and founder of MZ Skincare. “As we age, our face structure changes, styles change and sometimes our eyebrows change,” says Dr Zamani.
Salma Hayek is an ageless beauty who always looks amazing gracing red carpets and the big screen. Although it doesn’t hurt that Salma is naturally gorgeous, this Mexican-American is also full of beauty wisdom. If you’re wondering how to get flawless skin and luscious hair, check out this actress’s beauty secrets.
Most experts agree that we don’t need to be so over zealous when it comes to washing our locks. Historically, daily or even weekly washes were not required but over time grease can build up leaving your hair looking tired and limp, the best way to combat this was with a good shampoo and condition, however recent case studies have shown there is no need to wash your hair so frequently. “We tend to wash our hair for two reasons: grease and smell.” explains founder of D&L Hair Products, Lorraine Rose, “It is well known that when hair is ‘never washed’ after a period of time the smell goes and the natural oils in the hair and scalp self-clean the hair.
Over exfoliating can wreck havoc with your skin making it raw and sensitive. The key is knowing how often you need to exfoliate and finding the right exfoliator for your skin type. If you’re exfoliating with chemicals like Alpha Hydroxy Acids (AHAs) and Beta Hydroxy Acid (BHAs), don’t forget the sunscreen! Exfoliating leaves your skin sensitive to the sun so always slather on the SPF before leaving the house to prevent any spots and pigmentation.
Recently, we told you about ways you could look younger by improving your posture. Today, Toronto-based cosmetic chiropractor Dr. Liza is back with tips on how to get a flatter tummy. ALSO SEE: 5 posture fixes that will make you look youngerClick through the gallery above and let us know what you think by tweeting to @YahooStyleCA.
A great nude lipstick is the cornerstone of most makeup collections but for many women with darker skin it can be a minefield finding the right one. Classically nude products are usually associated with pink or salmon tones and whilst these soft pink hues work great for lighter skin they can be less flattering on darker skintones.
If you’re prone to body acne, summer’s arrival may have you feeling anxious. Sure, the idea of breaking out your favourite swimsuits and dresses seems great, but if your body breakouts have you feeling self-conscious, then summer can also bring with it feelings of dread.
This Californian designed hair towel is made of Equitex, a innovative fabric woven from super-fine fibres with superior water wicking capabilities. “The airy formula provides featherweight hold and creates gorgeous body.” We love the Matrix Oil Wonders Volume Rose Mousse £10.75, an ideal product for adding density and volume to fine hair.
Finding the right foundation poses a problem for many women. However, finding the perfect foundation when you have a darker skin tone can be even more of a challenge.
Whether you’re looking for a gentle skin care product or you simply feel strongly against animal testing, cruelty-free is a great way to go. To get you started, here are seven cruelty-free companies that you need to know about! Fairy Girl offers vegan luxury lipsticks that are cruelty free and offer highly pigmented opaque matte lipsticks.
When it comes to making skin look flawless, concealers are a powerful weapon in your beauty arsenal. Skin concerns like dark circles, discolouration and redness can all be diminished in a matter of seconds with the right concealer. Concealers come in a wide variety of formulas but don’t worry! There’s no right or wrong formula — simply pick the type that you’re most comfortable with and that makes covering and blending the easiest.
Thankfully, there are some some awesome beauty products that can help revive your skin, leaving you with a naturally radiant complexion. The light refreshing touch of orange oil is an extra wakeup call for tired, dull skin and it has a bright and energizing citrus scent. This express treatment is formulated with water-activated Vitamin C that reduces small skin imperfections and transforms dull-looking skin into a bright, toned and smooth complexion.
Getting to grips with make-up, hair and skin care can be difficult. With perfect liner, full lips and faultless beach waves all over the net you’re probably left wondering how on earth women sporting these looks do it, but with a couple of simple hacks you too can look “on fleek”. If you have any must have beauty hacks we should know about tweet us @YahooStyleUK so that we can try them out!
Have you ever found yourself stuck in the cosmetic aisle, overwhelmed by the sheer number of choices of foundation, trying to decide between “honey beige” and “sandy beige?”
Eyes are the window to the soul, so wearing glasses can make things a little more complicated when it comes to wearing makeup. Here are eight tips to make your eyes shine and ensure that they aren’t hidden behind your frames. This is one of the most important steps because glasses frame your eye and bring more attention to it.
Harsh winter weather can really take its toll on your skin and despite numerous layers of cosy knits and oversized scarves, we’re often left with scaly skin, chapped lips and painful cracked heels. So we’ve rounded up our favourite 10 nourishing products that will reverse these side effects of winter and keep your moisturized from top to toe!