We often turn to makeup, skin creams or even our diet to help improve the look and feel of our skin, but beyond changing our beauty routine or the food we eat, we don't consider exercise a key component in skin health. Yoga is known to have a positive effect on our minds as well as our bodies and, in fact, can improve the way our face looks. We're talking yoga for glowing skin and a youthful appearance.
There are tonnes of different yoga poses that will work to our advantage, but how does it actually help to improve our skin? Different yoga movements have their own unique benefits; certain postures help to increase blood circulation while others improve digestion. So to answer that question, better blood flow naturally promotes glowing skin. Here are our top three yoga moves for glowing skin that are sure to become a daily habit.
Utkatasana can be a challenging pose to tackle but we love it because it dramatically increases both the heart rate and blood flow throughout our entire body. This move gets the heart rate going and naturally prompts the skin to begin to sweat out impurities and, as a result, the skin emerges refreshed and cleansed. How’s that for doing yoga for glowing skin?