This is how you should enjoy Holi

By on March 10, 2017

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Holi is like a carnival of colors where people enjoy to their fullest by getting all drenched in the colored water and applying colors on the face. So, holi is right at the corner and you might be planning to get all drenched in colored water but before you step out there are various tips you need to follow if you don’t want to experience several skin, hair, eyes, nail problems. These problems might become pain in your neck for several days so you have to very careful while dealing with holi colors. Yes , it is important to enjoy the festive mood but with caution.

Here we will discuss few things you need to keep in mind before stepping out to enjoy the festival.

1. First of all, apply moisturizer all over your body.
2. To protect your hair apply coconut or olive oil in your hair and prevent your hair from damage from harsh colors.
3.Just apply a thick coat of nail paint and extent it to the adjacent skin so that colors do not stuck in the nails or corners of the nails.
4. While stepping out in the sun apply thick coat of sunscreen as the sun is usually harsh at this time of the year.
5. Wear full sleeves tops and pants and cover your skin as much as possible to reduce sun exposure.
6. Nowadays, organic colors are in trend so try using them while playing holi.
7. Drink plenty of water or clear fluids to keep yourself and your skin hydrated throughout the day.
8.Try to minimize your alcohol intake as this might have dehydrating effect on your body.

After enjoying holi:

1.Yes, you might be thinking where to start from I suggest brush off all the excess color from your body and hair just after playing holi.
2.Just remove all the nail paint from your hands before taking a shower.
3. Head straight for bath and make sure your water is lukewarm. Also, use mild shampoo as well as gentle face and body cleanser.
4. In case the color do not come easily then you can apply a good amount of cleansing milk all over your body and just let it remain for 3-5 mins and then wash it off.
6. Apply good conditioner on the lower half of your hair after shampooing.
7. Apply hand and body moisturizer so that no signs of roughness remain.
8. In case you any rash persist then do consult your dermatologist.

So, hope you like these tips and will try all of these and enjoy holi to its fullest.

She is an author at askebuddy. She holds a master degree in journalism. Creativity is her forte, she is always in search of new things, and she is a free spirit.

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Kanchan Wadhawan

She is an author at askebuddy. She holds a master degree in journalism. Creativity is her forte, she is always in search of new things, and she is a free spirit.