Have you ever noticed how effortlessly beautiful French girls are?
Gorgeous hair, perfect skin, beautiful figures… and the best look of all: killer confidence. How do they do it? I had to find out. French girls are beautiful in a way that is both effortless and mysterious. How do they always manage to look so healthy and happy – and make it look like it was no work at all? We had to find out! Here are 8 secrets for achieving that “Parisian”look.
#1 – French girls are careful in the sun
Sunbathing is dangerous, but they know the importance of Vitamin D. For French girls a natural sun-kissed glow is their go to look. Less is more when it comes to French girl chic. You can find the best face sun screen here, here and here.
#2 – French girls are not workout-obsessed
American women often feel pressure to look a certain way, thanks in large part, to the media. French girls do not care for indoor workouts.
#3 – French girls know the benefits of water
France is famous for its many mineral water springs and the benefits of water are often used in beauty products. French brands like Vichy and Avène use mineral water in their products and are very popular among French girls
#4- French girls love masks
A face mask like Avene’s Moisture Mask will take care of impurities ever so gently and leave your face glowing.
#5 – French love DIY
A lot of Parisian women have their own at-home spa rituals, with ingredients that can be found in your fridge or cupboards. They love olive oil.
#6 -French girls believe less is more
French girls are famous for their minimal ‘no’ makeup look. Natural beauty is very important for French girls, they don’t feel comfortable with a heavy makeup look. Less is more.
#7 – French girls aren’t afraid to go au natural
We’re admittedly product junkies here in the UK. & US We obsess over the latest colors and technologies. We use makeup to play around with our look, use false lashes, a fake tan etc. French girls only use makeup to polish themselves a little
#8 -French girls take skin care seriously
When you don’t wear a lot of makeup, you skin has to look flawless. French women are really serious about their skin care regimens. They have different steps in their routine from cleanser to serum to SPF and beyond. An ultimate favorite among French girls is Embryolisse Lait-Crème Concentrate a moisturizing and nourishing care product for a smooth and elastic, supple and soft skin.
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