Monsoon tips you need to know: From right fabric to skincare

With monsoon comes the pleasant breeze and the smell of earth. But the rainy season also means humidity which no one finds appealing. However, to look your best this season, it’s important to take some extra. Here’s a quick guide on what to wear, how to take care of your skin and hair, and how to accessorise:

1. Opt for breathable fabrics:

It is advisable to use natural fabrics such as cotton and mulmul for the monsoon season. Denim with a mix of cotton blend, crepe blend, and lycra are also some good options. Lightweight fabrics are breathable and help you to keep yourself dry. They are easy to dry, hence perfect for the humid season. Women can opt for a flowy floral dress whereas men can go for a half sleeve cotton t-shirt and pair it with a pair of shorts.

2. Give your hair extra care –

Oil massage your scalp: Oiling your scalp with any natural oil such as coconut oil, almond oil, herbal oil will enhance blood circulation and keep your hair healthy

Pick a shampoo and conditioner that suits your hair type: It is advisable to use a mild shampoo to take out the oil you applied on your hair. We have a variety of shampoos and conditioners that you can choose from.

Use natural henna for conditioning: If you are into natural products, one of the best ways to precondition your hair is using natural henna.

3. Keep the glow of your skin intact:

Here is a list of a few monsoon skin care tips:

Use a light body wash plus body scrubber: To keep your body fresh it is best to take a bath with a soothing body
wash. You can also use a body scrub before using a body wash. It will help you clean all the dirt and extra oil produced by the skin.

Use a facewash: It is advisable to use a face wash as a part of your monsoon skin care. It will help in removing excess oil from your face and keep it moist.

4. Get your accessories right

You should carry a raincoat and an umbrella because you never know when you will be caught in the rain. We have a wide variety of raincoats which can go well over Indian as well as western outfits. For footwear, flip-flops, and sliders are the best options as they can dry easily. To look trendy you can go for bright colours. Avoid using leather footwear as they get damaged due to rain.

Visit M Baazar stores to buy everything from wardrobe essentials to monsoon accessories.