Grooming Tips for Arthritis Patients
Normally we put on our clothes and makeup without the slightest of discomfort. The same cannot be said about arthritic patients. They have to wake up to meet these demands each morning. The simplest of task like having to put their clothes on becomes a challenge for them. Their fatigue gives way and ultimately they give up on grooming. If you are suffering from arthritis then learn that grooming can make you feel good about yourself. Here are some grooming tips to help you simplify your day-to-day dilemmas.
Comfort and Style Together
Clothes- We understand your need for comfort as well as your need to look good. So here is the golden tip. Remember to wear one fitted garment matching with your loose clothing. Here are some few examples that you can execute and give it your own comfort style signature. Wear a loose-fitting shirt paired with a pair of denims or bespoke trousers. For the waist down below, choose casual dress pants like a drawstring. Pair the pants with a perfectly fitted top. It work wonders for people with painful joints. Always opt for clothes with stretchy material and large openings. Clothes with bigger zippers and buttons can work better for painful stiff hands. And choose clothes with front closures and not with front or side closures.
Shoes- Let us come down to shoes now. As we are well aware, shoes can make or break a look. It comes in a mindless number of designs. There are many shoe designs that meets the comfort and style factor. If you don’t want to part ways with your stilettos and high heels, here is what you can do. Choose cupped heels that come with an anatomical arch and cradle toe area so that your weight gets distributed evenly. Other ways to choose low heeled shoes can be to pick from wedge heels, rubbery or rocker soles and roomy toe boxes. These shoes are slip proof and add stability onto pressure points. Similarly you can opt for similar types of comfy or foot bed designs while looking for sandals and flip flops. For sneakers, you can opt for stability sneakers instead of neutral sneakers. If you are into boots, then pick rubber soled flatter boots.
Accessories- Pick accessories like an oblong scarf, a belt and angled earrings.
Add some personality to your hair
Most of us can relate with hair issues. We spend the maximum time experimenting with our hair. On some days, when we are running late, we do not have time to hassle with it. But there are quite a lot of stunning hairstyles that you can do in minutes. That way, you save time plus still look gorgeous. If we have to think on similar grounds for an arthritic patient, the situation can be delicate. So to make things simpler, we present some useful hair tricks that will require minimal effort.
Pony Tail- A pony tail is the most classic, easiest and chic hairstyles of all time. You can opt for a pony tail on your bad hair days or even when you are heading to a formal do. Here is what you need to do. You will need hair rollers, hair pins, hair band and a comb. First set the rollers on your hair for some minutes. After that, take the whole section of your hair and bring it up to a ponytail. Now pull out a strand of hair with the tip of your comb. Wrap up the hair strand around the hair band to envelope it up.
How to Add Volume- Part your hair into small sections around the crown. Take each section of the hair and use hairspray from the back. Use your finger or the tip of a comb to tease your hair starting from the root lines. This will bring more life and volume to the hair.
How to Hide Grey Hair- This hair trick will help cover your grey root or hair. Your style of combing can make a difference in hiding your grey hair. Make a crisscross pattern using the tip of a comb. This shifts the onlooker’s attention from the grey hairline.
Use powder for greasy hair- If you are running late and do not have time to wash your hair, this is what you can do. Pat baby powder to the hair roots. This absorbs oil and dirt.
Makeup Tips that Require Less Effort
Face- Before you apply your makeup, make sure that your face is squeaky clean. Use all purpose wipes to cleanse and hydrate the skin. After your face is cleansed, make use of a face illuminator or a moisturizer.
Lips- For the lips, you can make use of a long lasting lipstick first. Then apply a coat of balm or gloss. Pick a brand that suits you the most. Play and experiment with different colors.
Party makeup- If you are heading to a party and want to get your makeup done in a jiffy then here is what you need to do. First take an eyebrow liner to open up your eyes, concealer to accentuate your face structure, mascara to give fuller and thicker lashes and lipstick for final touch up. Hope this helps you in looking and feeling your stunning best. After all suffering from arthritis does not mean, you do not deserve to look good.
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