Simple Beauty Tips To Boost Your Self-Confidence

People who look and feel great don’t necessarily have perfect bodies. Everybody has parts of themselves that they dislike. However, they have reached a certain level of acceptance and are able to project this to the outside world. It’s possible for you to achieve this too, whatever your age, size or style.

1. Make some changes
Sometimes, no matter how hard we exercise and keep to a healthy diet, there are parts of us we cannot change. This could be the shape of our nose, the tummy fat we can’t shift or the size of our breasts. If you have tried all other options and there is still that one area that is limiting your life in some way, a cosmetic procedure might be the answer. Techniques and technologies have changed significantly over the years, making procedures less invasive and reducing recovery times. If you’re thinking about going down this route, companies like Belcara Health have some really helpful information.

2. Exfoliate
Dry and flaky skin can give us a gray, dull appearance. In addition, fine lines seem enhanced and we look older. The best solution, of course, is to ensure that our skin is fully hydrated and the best way to do this is by drinking enough water. Water plumps up skin cells so that lines become less visible and we’re left with a more youthful appearance. However, this takes time, and in the meantime, we’re still left with dry skin.

Exfoliation provides an instant boost. It sloughs away dead, flaky cells and leaves our skin smooth and glowing. The process is quick and simple. All you really need is a shower mitt or a loofah. Get into the shower and lather up with thick shower gel. Now massage the skin all over in gentle circular movements using your mitt or loofah. Rinse thoroughly and dry. As soon as you have dried off, apply lotion liberally all over the body. Smooth, exfoliated skin appears glowing and young-looking. It also makes a good basis for fake tan. If you do go down this route, opt for a natural, gradual tanning cream.

3. Makeup
Makeup can radically change your appearance. It can cover up imperfections and even alter the shape of your face through clever contouring. If your makeup routine only consists of a bit of mascara and lipstick, it’s worth watching some tutorials or investing in a professional course. Always use a primer. The difference is surprising! And pay attention to your smile.

4. Skin
Your skin is the first thing that other people are likely to notice. It’s hard to hide this completely. It’s also the first thing you see when you look in the mirror each morning. So it’s worth investing some time into keeping it in great condition.

Your daily skin care routine should depend on your skin type, however there are several steps that will benefit all skin types:

  • Remove your makeup every day.
  • Cleanse, tone and moisturize using products that complement your skin.
  • Drink enough water and eat a healthy diet.
  • Keep out of the sun as much as possible and invest in a good sun block.

5. Hair
Much like your face and skin, hair is one of the first things that people notice about you. Changing your hairstyle can radically alter your appearance. However, you don’t have to go for a drastic change unless you really want to. There are some quick changes that will help to make your hair look better:

  • Use a hair mask to add an extra layer of conditioning. 
  • Get your hair trimmed regularly to remove dry and split ends. 
  • Use a sulfate-free shampoo.
  • If you have long hair, alternate the style a bit.
  • Experiment with color and hair accessories.  

It may take some time to feel comfortable in your own skin. However, while you’re working towards this, try some of these quick tips to give your self-confidence a boost.

Disclosure: This is a collaborative post.


  1. I go a few days without exfoliating and notice some changes! Seriously can't live without my St Ives Scrub! Great tips girl :)
    Kathy x

    1. I love how soft and clean my skin feels after exfoliating! :)

  2. These are some great tips! It's amazing how the simplest of things can boost confidence in such a drastic manner. I agree with skin/ exfoliating. For me, there is nothing like giving myself a deep clean face mask/ face detox and seeing the results the next day.

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    1. Exfoliating instantly makes me feel better haha! :)

  3. hydration, good hair are the keys. I'm not a big fan of make up, in the end of a day you was it off but do agree it's important to know what to do. Good ideas!

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