Most men today are metrosexual. They are quite particular about the way they appear and their grooming. As compared to before when beauty and grooming products were designed especially for a woman, today the metrosexual man spends a good amount of time and money shopping for and using such services and products. Most men are also quite different from women in the way they work, their habits etc. Keeping in consideration all these facts, here are some quick beauty tips for men:
Use a good toothbrush, a whitening toothpaste with hydrogen peroxide and brush twice a day.
Home remedies like paste made from lemon juice, salt, baking soda and strawberries are also good whiteners which can be used occasionally.
Smoking, drinking tea, coffee, energy drinks, red wine etc can cause stained teeth. So, keep them as minimal as possible.
Avoid few dark coloured foods foods like soy sauce, blueberries which can stain teeth
Acidic foods like lime, oranges and also baking soda can cause abrasion or erosion of the protective layer of teeth – enamel leading to easily stained teeth. Washing mouth with water after consuming these is good.
Gargling with a mouthwash reduces bacteria build up and ensures fresh breath, removes plaque and clean parts of the mouth which cannot be reached by brushing.
Lip balms with petroleum jelly, paraffin, beeswax, aloe vera as base help in moisturizing
A paste of lemon juice, castor oil and glycerin can be applied and left overnight.
Honey is a good moisturizer, rose petals are antioxidants and lemon is a natural bleach.
Minimize skin wrinkles:
Vitamin A and C help erasing skin lines and are detoxifiers. Eat a mix of vegetables and fruits like cabbage, carrots, lemon, oranges etc.
Watery vegetables and fruits and those rich in fiber like watermelon, berries, pineapple etc keep the skin soft, radiant and supple
Reduce intake of caffeine in tea, coffee products as they can dehydrate the skin. Also, sugar and artificial sweeteners should be minimized.
Men should also take care of their eyes, hair, nails and excess hair of ear and nose etc amongst others to be thoroughly well groomed.