Beauty secrets pop up everywhere and they usually come from the stars we all know and love. But if we look a little deeper into our world, folks from other countries have a host of beauty tips we never even knew about.
If you have been in search of beauty secrets that are tried and tested, then it might be a good idea to move away from what the stars are saying and take a look at what ordinary women are doing in other countries. Beauty secrets abound in women’s homes throughout the world and if we share, we could surprise each other with the possiblilities.
In search of these beauty secrets, we start in Japan, in the world of the Geisha. These women have historically soaked their faces in rice water, which is their secret weapon against ageing. The rice water is full of vitamins and antioxidants and helps them to fight the ravages of time.
In the Philippines, women smear coconut oil and aloe vera on their scalps in order to keep their hair wonderful looking. Not only does this fight dandruff, it keeps the hair in great shape, without the nasty chemicals.
African women use an amazing soap that can actually clear acne, without an antibiotic in sight! They use a soap that is a combination of the ash of cocoa pods, plantain banana skin, palm leaves, palm oil, coconut oil and shea butter. If you are prone to oily skin, acne, or eczema, this boost of vitamin A, vitamin E and iron will help your skin from the outside in.
If we take a look at what women are doing in other parts of the world, we will find some truly amazing nuggets of information. When you need some beauty tips that really work, don’t look to the celebs, look abroad.