Coconut is packed with lauric acid, capric acid and caprylic acid, which make it antimicrobial, antioxidant, anti-fungal, anti-bacterial and consist of exceptional soothing qualities. It is thus a natural treatment for most of the beauty, be it hair or skin problems.  We list out the beauty benefits of coconut in its various forms.  Coconut water  For hair: Washing your hair with some …
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We long to treat ourselves with soothing skincare treatments. Considering, that all of us have to contend with hectic routines and barely manage to squeeze in some time for any skincare treatments, ice can be an extremely convenient option. Ice can be used to provide you with fresh and radiant looking skin without much of a hassle.  Ice cubes are a quick fix to a whole lot of problems. Apart …
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Are you starting to notice the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles on your face? It is a wake-up call to take a look at your skincare regimen. Many women will panic and rush to the nearest cosmetic store to look for products which will help renew their skin. The early appearance of these ageing signs is due to various reasons, primarily, lifestyle choices, food habits, stress, etc. However, you …
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Coloured hair is great to look at and kick off your boring and usual look. Your choices of colours reflect your personality and complement it at the same time. However, to ensure it looks stunning and does not wear out too soon, you should have a haircare regime on track. We all know hair textures may get affected once the hair is coloured, if they are not well taken care of. It’s wise to …
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It’s never easy to step out and wear what you may wish to without fearing sudden heavy rains in this season. This means, the monsoons do come with a set of rules for what you shouldn’t be wearing. Here are some pointers that you need to be cautious of:  No whites The very basic rule – no whites, whatsoever! They are easily prone to stains, and are see through. You want to spare yourself …
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Most of us would love spending our weekends in a salon getting pampered, doing up our manicures and pedicures. However, it may not always be possible or you may just be too lazy to drag yourself out! Nail hygiene should under no circumstance be neglected. To start with, a regular manicure every few weeks is a must. The cooking, cleaning, long hours at work and occasional eating while working …
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Pink is a shade, that is most associated with little girls, but its also a shade that remains a favourite with teenage girls and most women as well, when it comes to to make-up. Well, you have all the more reason to not shy away from that perfect shade of pink lipstick, this fall. Shades of pink are definitely trending, with Hollywood celebrities like Emma Stone and Jamie Chung proudly …
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We all know that pomegranates are loaded with myriad health benefits, but have you ever wondered if pomegranate juice can do wonders for your skin. The fact that this delicious fruit is packed with powerful antioxidants makes it a natural anti-ageing agent. (Read: 8 reasons why you should start eating pomegranates) Wren Holmes, brand manager of natural ayurvedic skincare Urban Veda, reports …
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Changing looks and hairstyles are almost a tradition for film actors, but Parineeti Chopra reveals that she was always hesitant about doing anything to her luscious locks. She has impressed many with her acting capabilities, but not many know that the ‘Hasee Toh Phasee’ fame actress, who is also the face of haircare brand Pantene, had the same hairstyle for years before she stepped into the …
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If you have dark lips you have a unique problem. Every time you are out shopping for lip colours, it’s a lot of effort to figure which one works best for you.This also means that you can’t follow beauty trends blindly. It’s less of a task once you know the ‘lip colour list’ that is ideal for you, so you can save yourself from a ‘lipstick disaster’! We set out a list of colours that …
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Your eyebrows make for an essential feature, defining your eyes. You can wear some stunning make-up on your face but if something is not right with your eyebrows, the whole look will fall flat. If you are someone with very thin or arched eyebrows or want to equalise the way your eyebrows look there is a quick fix: Get a brow shadow kit; this comes with a shade of brown and black, along with a …
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Weight loss is a difficult and hard journey. Daily workouts, diet restrictions and sacrifices in social enjoyment are required for a svelte figure. But even after losing all those pounds, we are left with many reminders of our heavier selves. With weight loss, skin sagging or loose skin often takes place, leaving us less than ready to wear that bikini or swimming trunks. Luckily, there are a few …
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It’s great to have your facial features defined with some stunning make-up. It’s not quite ideal when it washes out or fades away in no time, while you are out dealing with a hectic day. We tell you how you can ensure your make-up lasts longer, saving yourself from looking worn out just within a few hours. Exfoliate Before you begin applying make-up for the day, your skin has to be at its …
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Enhancing your breast size with surgical methods is old news. The new fad making waves in the US is temporary breast enlargement which lasts just for a day. The procedure is simple – doctor injects a saline solution in your breasts to make them appear fuller and then after 24 hours, this gets absorbed into the body. This treatment was essentially a part of the boob job process where women who …
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