Do You like Holi? I actually don’t. But it doesn’t matter to my friends or relative. Whether you love or hate Holi, people are going to throw color and water on you anyhow. Holi colors are made of certain chemicals such as copper sulphate, aluminum bromide and mercury sulphite. This colors may have health effects especially to your hair and skin. You spend much more time in removing colors and to nourish hair and skin back to natural than you enjoyed. Still, it takes many days to bring your skin and hair to normal. Therefore, it is important to keep yourself safe and also enjoy to the fullest on this festival. Here is the full list of products you may need before, during and after this Holi.
For me, Holi means a lot of oiling. The most essential part of any beauty regime before and after the festival has to be oil. Oil forms a protective layer of good fat on your skin and scalp and replenish the hair and helps it recover from the after effects of the chemicals in Holi colors.
In India, Parachute and coconut are like synonym. Coconut oil isn’t just great for the heart and your weight, but it’s also a valuable addition to your skin and hair care regime. It has essential vitamins and fatty acids that keep the skin and scalp nourished. Moreover, parachute comes in very handy when it comes to dis-entangling hair. A parachute hot oil ‘chumpy’ for your hair, face, neck and arms can go a long way in protecting you this Holi. This time offer is going on in which 90 ml of parachute is free on 300ml parachute hot oil.
Jojoba oil is one of the best oils to treat your skin and hair with. It has vitamin E and B, both of which are essential for making your hair shine and prevent breakage. A gentle scalp massage with the oil before heading out for Holi celebrations can help you get rid of dry and itchy scalp and reduce damage.
L’oréal paris skin experts have created a super charged pure exfoliating clay mask enhanced with red algae extract to exfoliate and refine your skin in just 10 minutes. Potent pure clays and volcanic rock to exfoliates dead skin on face and smooth surface imperfections. It exfoliates and refines pores pure clay mask addresses rough skin and deep clogged pores on face to reveal a polished, pore minimized and smooth complexion.
Holi color may cause hair fall due to excess of chemical in this. Mama earth Argan hair fall control mask is best treatment you can give after Holi to your hair. Argan oil is proven to make hair softer, silkier and shinier. It prevents hair fall and promotes hair growth. Collagen supplementation will strengthen the hair, ensuring that it doesn’t break and become brittle. This is Asia’s first MadeSafe certified brand, No parabens, sulfates, mineral oil, synthetic fragrances.
Holi means lot of exposure in sun rays. You should use Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Dry Touch Sunblock, SPF 50+. It leaves skin soft and smooth. This one is Oil-free, Waterproof, sweat proof, resists rub-off that is best during Holi. SPF 50+ sunscreen to help prevent sunburn.
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- Avoid colors having mix harmful chemicals. Remember colors with mixed harmful chemicals appear brighter and mix faster with water. Instead try and make natural colors from flowers like marigold and kitchen ingredients like sandalwood and turmeric.
- Apply a thick layer of coconut oil as it won’t just hydrate your body but will help colors wash away faster.
- Keep drinking water, glucose, juices, anything that will help you re-energizing yourself.