Maintaining The Summer You

As winter is slowly starting up for a lot of people around the world, people are changing the way that they live their lives, getting ready for the cold months ahead. During these times, it can be very easy to feel little passion towards the way you look. Wearing heavy clothing keeps you well-hidden, and you the cold weather can make hard work feel pointless. Of course, though, the summer you is usually a healthier you, and a lot of people will want to carry this through winter and back into the summer on the other side. Achieving this sort of goal isn’t impossible, and this post is here to help you out. It will be exploring some of the best ways to keep yourself in summer shape throughout the year.

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Skin & Hair During the summer, you will be spending a lot of time outside, soaking up the sunshine and developing healthy tan. Along with this, the sun will make your hair look radiant, giving it color and shine. Of course, though, winter doesn’t offer such pleasantries, and you will have to find ways to keep things up without mother nature’s help.

In the modern age, tanning beds have come a very long way, and are much safer to use than they used to be. With the help of online resources, you can find the best ways to use a tool like this, giving yourself time limits and stopping points to avoid issues in the future. Most cities and towns have loads of places to get this sort of treatment, and you just have to find them. 

To enhance your tanning experience, you will probably want to add some additional treatments into the mix. This doesn’t have to be expensive, though, and you can make what you need from the comfort of your home. DIY tanning oil recipes can be found all over the web, with loads of different resources to help you to get the best results. Using these tools together, you should be able to maintain your summer glow.

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Your Body When you’re covering up your body to keep warm all the time, it can feel pointless to spend time working on your fitness. Of course, though, this part of your life isn’t purely cosmetic, and letting yourself go is and picking things up is harder than maintaining what you have. To help you with this, you just need some motivation.

If it feels like you don’t have reason to be going to the gym, it can be a good idea to look for a reason. Adding accountability to this part of your life is one of the best ways to achieve this, and can be done with the help of a friend or family member. A gym buddy or coach will make it a lot easier for you to keep up your regimen. Of course, though, there’s more to try.

Along with getting someone to help you with your fitness, you could also look into the idea of making your workouts into something competitive. Working with a winter sports team will give you the chance to keep exercising throughout the year. Finding a sport or activity you enjoy could take some time, and you will need to try different options before you find the right one.

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Why Bother? When winter comes around, it can often feel like there’s no reason to keep up with your fitness and health routine. Of course, though, this sort of work is much more than just to make you look good. The summer you is a much healthier you, and it isn’t just your body which benefits, either.

For most people, summer is a time of joy, bolstering their mood for the year, and making them happier about life. This doesn’t mean that winter has to be depressing, though. By keeping up with your normal routine, you will make yourself feel a lot better about yourself than you would simply letting yourself go. Even hidden under a mountain of clothing, it can be hard to be happy when you’re not comfortable.

Finally, as the last benefit to keeping up your summer body during the winter, it’s time to think about physical health. With the right dosage, using a tanning bed during this time of year can be very good for you. Along with this, the exercise you do will impact your fitness, making your body a lot healthier and giving you the power to do greater things.

With any luck, this post will give you all of the inspiration you need to start working on your summer body during the winter. A lot of people ignore their body during these parts of the year. But, of course, this will only make it harder when summer rolls around again, and you have to get everything back in order.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Blogger since 2007 | Home-based Marketing Assistant | WAHM | Ex-OFW | Music enthusiast | Cactus and Succulent Hobbyist | A 41 y/o mom of two lovely girls sharing her adventures as she walks through motherhood and having to do most things on her own while her Indian national husband works miles away from home.

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