What Happens When A Chambelan Attempts A Quinceañera’s Beauty Routine
Quinceañeras have so much to do before their big day! They have to practice their “vals” (waltz) for months, and they also need to plan out an elaborate “baile sorpresa” (surprise dance). They stress over picking out a dream dress that’s absolutely gorge, and they prep for weeks with a detailed beauty routine using their favorite Neutrogena® products while eating healthy and exercising.
Getting ready for such a ‘gram-worthy’ event takes a tooooon of work, which got us thinking… Does a Quinceañera’s Chambelan (who most likely is her secret crush!) actually know how much effort she put into looking like a total reina? 👸🏻Maybe. But maybe not. As a social experiment, we had this Quinceañera-to-be teach her Chambelan how to go from being just a Chambelan… to truly Quinceañera-ready.
The countdown begins! And so does la dieta…
One month before the Quinceañera, our Chambelan had to put down the junk food, and snack on healthy treats only for the next four weeks! Can you say “will power”?
To be clear, having a healthy diet doesn’t mean you have to swear off your favorite foods forever. Everything in moderation, of course! The Quinceañera always looks good, no matter what! So don’t stress too much, okurrr.
Following the belleza routine
Along with eating better, a month before the Quince, our Chambelan had to start taking better care of his skin. For our Quinceañera, having pimple-free skin meant that in addition to washing her face, she also had to wash her makeup brushes once a week. Luckily, our Chambelan only had to worry about washing his face every morning and night with a gentle face wash. He used Neutrogena® Oil-Free Acne Wash Pink Grapefruit Facial Cleanser, which he actually said smelled A-MAZE-ING.
Feeling too lazy to wash your face at night? No worries, we get it – and we got you. Neutrogena® has their Neutrogena® Oil-Free Cleansing Wipes Pink Grapefruit for Acne-Prone Skin that are easy to use, and they thoroughly cleanse the skin of pore-clogging impurities.
Keep workin’ on that glow—You got this!
Along with washing his face, our Chambelan also started using face masks weekly for the month leading up to the big event. They’re actually fun! You get to wear comfy PJs, eat healthy snacks, and catch up on the latest chisme with your bestie. He tried Neutrogena® Pink Grapefruit Acne Prone Skin Clay Mask— it absorbs oil, dirt, and impurities that clog pores, while also leaving your skin feeling clean and soft.
Our Chambelan kept it up so he could be sure he’d have soft, clean and healthy skin on the big day!
Whip it. Whip it real good… with some weekly hair masks!
In order for our Chambelan to whip his hair back and forth like a Quinceañera god, he had to learn to take care of his locks with a weekly hair mask. This is a little more than he signed up for, but now he knows a hair secret that most guys don’t. A definite plus!
Congratulations, you made it to the big day!
The fun wasn’t over! On the day of the Quinceañera, our Chambelan had to wake up early to exercise, continue his skin-care routine, and get a mani/pedi – but he handled it like a champ! Whew, he made it!
So which parts of the “Quinceañera routine” did he love, and which will he turn into his everyday regimen?
“I had no idea you girls had to do all this… but I definitely have a better appreciation for all the hard work! I’ll probably keep the face wash going – but I’ll probably lose the hair mask and nails.”
We think that sounds fair!