The skin of the face is more sensitive and soft than the rest of the body, while the lips are ten times more sensitive and soft than the face. Due to this sensitivity, the first effect of the weather is on the lips and the papillae freeze on them. Especially in cold weather, the lips are most affected and it is very difficult to maintain them in their original condition. In winter, women use various market lotions and lip balms to soften and soften their lips, which work for a while but their effect wears off quickly. Here are some tips to protect your lips in winter. Hopefully, they will help keep your lips soft and supple.
۔ Protect lips from cold air:
The cold, dry winds first affect the lips. In cold weather, it is very important to protect the lips from the cold, otherwise they will dry out and start cracking.
When going out, take a scarf and cover your lips to avoid the wind.
Apply lip balm three to four times a day.
Use a 15 SPF lip balm that protects the lips from ultraviolet rays.
۔ Homemade masks:
You can also make a homemade mask to keep your lips soft. This mask is very easy to make and can be made using common ingredients such as honey, cream and olive oil.
Just take honey and apply it on the lips, if you want, mix it with glycerin and apply the mixture on the lips before going to bed.
Apply fresh cream on the lips and leave it on for ten minutes and wash off with lukewarm water. Repeat this process once a day in cold weather.
Mix one teaspoon of rose honey and apply it on the lips and leave it for 15 minutes.
Then rinse with lukewarm water. Repeat once daily.
۔ Keep lips moisturized throughout the day:
Lips dry out faster than other parts of the body. Here are some tips to keep your lips completely moist. By following these tips, you can protect your lips from the effects of cold, dry and cold weather.
Keep the lip balm with you and keep applying it after a while.
Apply the toothbrush to your lips. This helps to get rid of dryness on the lips.
Remember that the brush should be very soft. Apply olive or coconut oil on the lips and massage for a few minutes.
This process will keep your lips moist and fresh.
۔ Lip care before bed:
Before going to bed, especially in winter, make it a habit to wash your lips with lukewarm water, dry them with a tissue paper or soft towel and apply balm. This habit will keep your lips quite fresh and moist.
How to use:
Buy an oil-based lip balm and keep it with you at bedtime and apply it on your lips as soon as you open your eyes. This will prevent the lips from becoming too dry. Mix one teaspoon of glycerin and one teaspoon of rose liqueur and apply on the lips. You can also use this solution to keep your face fresh.
Almond or coconut oil can also be used as a lip balm.
۔ Do not move the tongue on the lips:
Most people have a habit of feeling dry on the lips and trying to wet the tongue. But know that saliva dries instantly from the lips and makes the lips drier instead of wet.
Get rid of clutter immediately.
Remember not to put your tongue on your lips or cut your teeth or nails even inadvertently.
Keep a lip balm with you and apply it after a while.