While many people think of beauty as something that is on the outside, it is actually something that combines the inside and the outside. Someone who is full of energy and at piece with themselves on the inside is going to appear to be much more beautiful to those around them. You can spend millions on making the outside look ‘perfect’ but if you do not feel beautiful on the inside, that negativity will shine through.
Today we are going to discuss ways you can amplify your beauty. It all begins from within!
Let Your Personality Shine
While having that trendy outfit and stunning makeup on can make you look amazing at first glance, if you are not feeling it and it is out of character for you; you won’t be able to rock it to its full potential. When selecting your hair, makeup or outfit for the day, focus on how you are feeling in that moment. Do you want something that is in-your-face and cocky or something more laid back? Every single day is a beauty journey because how you feel drastically changes how you look. This is why so many people around the globe give themselves a bit of extra time in the morning to decide on what to wear. It really does set the tone for your entire day.
Make a Drastic Change
Have you recently gone through a tough situation; maybe a break-up, loss of a loved one or transferred to a new job and maybe you’re just feeling a bit ‘off’? It may be time to do something you normally wouldn’t do. Maybe you want to go from brown hair to blonde hair or add some fun highlights. Or, maybe you want to buy an outfit that is completely out of character for you because you are feeling like an entirely new person these days. Sometimes, swapping up your style and beauty regimen can help you get through a tough patch and may also teach you a lot about yourself. Who knows, maybe this new style will be something you stick with over the long term.
Show of Your Best Assets
Take a moment to think about what aspects of your body you like the most. Which things do you get complimented on regularly? When you are trying to amplify your beauty, focus on those areas of the body. Maybe you love your eyes and have naturally long eyelashes. Find the perfect colors to make your eyes pop. Or, maybe people have always said you have gorgeous hands. In this case, you may want to get them even more attention by getting a new manicure.
The Benefits of Looking Great
Why is it that so many people put a large amount of focus on how they look? The answer is simple: when you look great, you feel great. Sometimes something as simple as wearing your lucky underwear can alter your entire day, giving you that extra confidence boost that you needed. Sure, no one else around you can see them, but you know they are there and that alone makes a huge difference. While something like that may seem silly, taking time to pamper oneself has been proven to lower stress and allow you some much-needed alone time. Even a mere five minutes of personal time can prove to be enough to prepare you for a stressful day and allow you to forget about everything else around you. Pretty neat, isn’t it?
Everyone Has a Different Definition of Beauty
The most important thing to remember when focusing on your personal beauty is that everyone in the world has a different definition of the word. Some people like those with blonde hair, while others think brown is the only way to go. Some individuals think beauty comes in the form of a perfectly fit individual; while others love the more natural and curvy look.
At the end of the day, the most important thing is that you think you are beautiful. While it’s hard not to cave to the pressures of society and stress over what we should look like; those who truly care about you are going to see your beauty no matter what you do. Have fun with your style and don’t be afraid to take risks. Fashion and beauty are something that should be enjoyed; they shouldn’t feel like a chore. You get to choose how much or how little effort you put into your appearance.
Sarah is a beauty expert and personality development mentor for leading Evergreen beauty college. She has written many articles on skin care, hairstyles and other related topics.