*This is a collaborative post
There is no such thing as perfection, but many people try to find it anyway. This can lead to a lot of anguish and discontent, especially when it comes to how we look. This is why many people are now leading the charge when it comes to their natural look and finding ways to make that work for them that are easy and fun and that have great results. Perfection is not possible, but natural beauty definitely is. Read on to find out more.
Focus On How You Feel
There are two reasons why we might want to change how we look. The first is to make other people think more highly of us, and the second is to make ourselves feel better. The first reason is not a good one and should be abandoned as soon as possible. The second, however, is what you need to keep in mind at all times. Rather than doing anything to the way we look that is all about someone else or other people, you should focus on how you feel and how what you do makes you feel. Are you happy wearing a certain outfit? Does having your hair a specific colour or style make you feel great? Does not wearing makeup give you confidence, or do you like to have some – or a lot?
Every time you start to think about changing something about yourself, ask yourself whether it’s because you want to do it and it will make you feel positive or whether it’s because you think someone else wants you to do it. Then you will know what to do next.
Work On Your Smile
If there is one thing that will change everything about yourself for the better, that will give you more confidence, and that will genuinely make you feel happy, it’s your smile. If you want to have a natural look and do what’s right for you, but you don’t like your smile, then your true beauty is never going to have a chance to shine through. Therefore, if you want to fix your smile, it’s a good idea to do just that, especially if your crooked teeth affect day to day life.
Once you have spoken to an expert about how to deal with your crooked teeth or other issues, you must then ensure that you take care of your teeth and oral hygiene by brushing twice a day, flossing, and not consuming too much sugar.
Take Care Of Your Skin
Letting your natural beauty speak for itself is only going to be possible if your skin – essentially the blank canvas everything hangs on – looks good. This is why you need to take care of your skin. You’ll need to use the right products for your skin type and keep your skin moisturised. It’s also important to use a scrub or some kind of exfoliating tool to remove dead skin cells and to keep everything fresh and clean.
When you have gorgeous-looking skin and a good skincare routine to keep it that way, you can stick to a more natural look with no makeup or very minimal makeup much more easily and be proud of the way your skin looks.