Summer is a boon and a curse, while it brings in the joy of vacations and beach trips, it also is the season your skin tends to behave like a puberty struck teen. And celebrity social uploads of dewy-tanned-flawless skin through the harsh summers is no assistance. Which makes you wonder, how do these celebrities who share the same sun get away with clear skin through the season? Well, we have the answers, we did some stalking around the interwebs and found out the beauty secrets that our celebrities have been following for years, to get that sunkissed clear skin all through summer!
1. Oil, water and fruits do it for Katrina Kaif
Katrina Kaif is our skin goals hands down! Not just summers, we have never seen the girl sprout a pimple in the years we have been stalking her. A regular at uploading makeup free selfies, this girl makes us aware of how badly we treat our skin. Her secret? Eating a lot of fruits, staying hydrated and beauty oils.
Katrina has been a strong supporter of beauty oils, dousing her face and body with oils before she goes off to bed. Brb we’re stocking up on some beauty oils and cashing in on the sleep till summer ends.
2. Mama’s remedies work best for Priyanka Chopra
Priyanka Chopra is one of the few daughters who took home remedies passed down by her mother seriously, she has been very vocal about her mother playing a big part in her skin rituals. Over the regular CTM (cleansing, toning and moisturising) ritual, Priyanka loves dipping in ubtan, a mixture of gram flour, pinch of turmeric and raw milk to rejuvenate and bring that worked out skin back to life.
3. Kareena Kapoor is a honey enthusiast
The sexiest mother in Bollywood, this blushed skin beauty is rarely spotted with makeup unless she has to make an appearance. Her clear skin flushed skin is always on point and she has honey to thank for it. Kareena has stuck to the humble ingredient for years, applying it on her face every morning for as long as she can remember. Something that simple being the reason for her soft and smooth skin is too good to be true, but considering the routine has been known for generations, we can't deny its results.
4. Ice for Alia Bhatt’s eyes
While your skin gets the attention required, quite often we end up ignoring those tired puffy eyes. Alia, no stranger to rough schedules has found a cheat sheet to calming your eye bags. While the age old method of placing ice cubes every morning on your lids has been a no fail method, she says that a colour corrector just makes it all go away for those last moment parties you need to be at.
5. Raw milk for Sonam and Bhumi Pednekar loves aloe!
This one has been there for generations, milk and aloe vera the most naturally available toner and moisturiser. Sonam substitutes milk as her natural astringent, and relies on sheet masks whenever she’s on flights. Bhumi Pednekar cuts the routine short claiming that aloe vera is your one-stop cure to every skin issue ever!
So you know your routine for this summer is staying hydrated and raiding your mom’s kitchen for the most stress free budget friendly skin advice. Do you have any such skin care tips to beat the summer? Let us know so that we can involve them in our routine too!
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