So, as February draws to an end and already two months of the new year over, I would like to conclude my February with a post on getting rid of the large pores on your face.First of all, I would like to tell you that the size of the pores on your face also depend on your genes. Some people have by birth large pores and it can become very difficult for them to get rid of the size of the pores. And, large pores also give us an older look and not so smooth skin. And, the pores size of worst visible … [Read more...] about Get rid of those Large Pores
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Well, after playing Holi, you should apply an extremely nourishing mask to avoid the drying of your skin with colors. So, what mask should you apply for that. Definitely, a honey mask would be a good option. But, we can surely improvise on it. Ingredients: 1 half of a very ripe Banana (mashed) 1 egg yolk 1 teaspoon cold / chilled yogurt 5 tablespoon milk cream 1 teaspoon honey 1 teaspoon olive oil 1 teaspoon almond oil 1 teaspoon coconut oil Method: Blend the egg yolk first into a … [Read more...] about A nourishing and moisturizing mask
Yes, I wanted to share with you an amazing lip scrub which I tried while brushing my teeth. I have already talked about home remedies for teeth whitening. Now, I want to tell you that you can use Baking Soda or the toothpaste (3 spoons of Baking Soda and 1 spoon salt) for scrubbing your lips. Use a spare brush to scrub your lips. And, your lips would become natural pink with regular usage. But, be careful with the frequency of scrub. Be very gentle while scrubbing your lips or you might harm … [Read more...] about An amazing lip scrub
Today, I would be sharing with you a simple scrubbing method for your face without getting into the trouble of elaborate recipe making techniques. Yes, just as I talked about Banana peel last time, this time I am going to talk about how to use orange peel. Eat your orange. Now, rub the peel directly on your face or anywhere else. Make sure you dig into the skin of the orange peel with your nails to extract its juice and apply it to your face. Keep on rubbing till the skin color of the peel … [Read more...] about Use Orange peel to bring a glow on your skin
PS: The link in this article no longer exists. Please ignore the post.Those of us, who do not quite possess the best of the hairs, skin and body among their friends and acquaintances, always envy "THAT" perfect skin, hair or body. They always wish for a miracle medicine which will grant them all three and make them beautiful. They are so desperate that they end up trying everything they read and, mark my words, ruining themselves even more. Yes, I am sure, many of us can identify with such … [Read more...] about Learn the best habits for “THAT” perfect skin
Today, I will be asking you a question. I have talked about the importance of nutrition in many of the posts. But, do you have any idea about what are the best foods to improve your skin, hair and health? If you think you have, well, I would ask you to take this quiz and check your knowledge about your nutrition. Who knows, you might learn something new. So, go ahead and start in-taking the best foods for great hair and skin. In my subsequent posts, I would be writing about what is the use of … [Read more...] about Which foods are the most Beauty-Enhancing?
Well, today, I would like to share a scrub which I made for my hands. I do not have much time to spare for manicure and pedicure. So, I thought I can at least make a hand scrub which will keep my hands beautiful and soft. Its nothing complicated. Just drop your favorite scrub into your hand wash. What I did? I had 2-3 small hand wash liquid tubes which I got as complimentary in a hotel. So, I did not know how to use them. I also ran out of my hand wash liquid. So, I emptied the tubes … [Read more...] about Homemade Coffee Hand Scrub
Last time, I talked about the home remedies to whiten your teeth. Today, I would like to talk about certain foods which you can eat to whiten your teeth and believe me, they work the best. Eating raw vegetables like carrot, cabbage or cucumber at the end of your meal helps in cleaning your teeth. The chewing mechanism actually cleans the teeth. You can even eat an apple to clean your teeth. Cut a slice of apple and rub your teeth. That helps in whitening them. Effects are visible … [Read more...] about Foods to keep your teeth white and healthy
Today, I would be sharing with you a very simple home remedy to get rid of blemishes and dark spots anywhere on your body. Well, that is banana peel. Yes. Eat your banana everyday to get your vitamins and proteins. And, instead of throwing the skin, use it to beautify yourself. Applying banana skin or banana to your body gives the same benefits. Its just that one you can gain from inside and one from outside. Rub the banana peel over your body and let it stay for 5-15 minutes. Go and take … [Read more...] about Get rid of the blemishes and dark spots on your body
Well, the title may seem really odd. But, yes, there have been lately many contradictions to the fact that glycerin draws moisture from our body and not from the air. Here, you would find one of the articles which states such a claim. Glycerin is a natural by-product of the soap making process and is separated for soap to be used in the lotions and creams. 100% natural glycerin is highly concentrated and is not considered good for our skin as it can cause blisters by drying our skin. But, the … [Read more...] about Is Glycerin drying for our skin?