Republished from 1stJanuary, 2015 Good Morning Everyone! So, welcome to the last day of 2016. I thought this would be a good time to republish this post. Have a read and let me know what you think about it :) In the spirit with the new year, I had been meaning to do a post tagged #dump10things since quite long. So, finally, here it is - list of 10 things I would like to get rid of at the verge of this transition from the old to new. Do check out my list and do not forget to share yours in the … [Read more...] about Just Gossip Vol. 40 – 10 things to do before embracing New Year
Archives for 2016
Wow! 2016 is already over. Okay, just two days to go. Lot has happened. Many ups and many downs. Lets see. January started with a bang. A trip to Goa. Memorable. We took a bike on rent. Huge mistake! If you are going, take a car. February brought a much awaited wedding in the family and another trip to my second favorite place in the world, Vizag. I love the city. if you ever want a small town feel with upscale lifestyle, this is the place to go. March brought us a trip to Shirdi … [Read more...] about Milestones 2016
We are already in the middle of winter and my skin is showing definitive signs of dryness, Hyderabad being even more dry. I thought it would be a good time to talk about winter skin care routine. So, let us start. Winter Skin Care Tip #1 - Take Care of your exfoliation Winters is all about more of dead and dull skin. It is time to move away from granular or physical scrubs. And, if you are a fan of sugar, I really hope you are not using the granulated one. It is just too harsh for skin. You … [Read more...] about 5 Tips to Enhance Your Winter Skin Care Routine
So, what do you think about forest essentials body wash? Do you like the brand? Sometimes, I do think it is over-hyped but then there are some gems which are absolute delight to use. Now, whether forest essentials body wash is a delight to use or not, I love and would recommend their Tejasvi emulsion. I have a sample and I have used it just a few times but loved the texture and how it goes on the skin. Absolute luxury. Forest Essentials Body Wash Oudh and Green Tea Product Review Price : Rs … [Read more...] about Forest Essentials Body Wash Oudh and Green Tea
Updated on 21st December, 2016 Earlier, we had a cough or cold, we would visit a doc or take a tablet we have been prescribed previously. These days, a minor fever and we are all googling the symptoms to know what it could be. Everyone has become a doctor. Everyone has started self-diagnosis. The information explosion online is more or less responsible for this behavior. I am sure it irks the doctors that their patients are well able to conduct self-diagnosis and talk knowledgeably. Do not … [Read more...] about Is self-diagnosis a healthy habit?
Wish you all a merry Christmas. May all your dreams and wishes come true :) Enjoy!!! And, so, cheers to this holiday season and may the New Year bring all the happiness and hope in your lives! … [Read more...] about Merry Christmas
I love my face cleansing milk. And, I am always on the look out for better ones. And, better yet, I like the ones which are non-fussy and easy to travel with. What could be better than traveling with use and throw sachets which have enough quantity to cover your needs and then you can just toss that face cleansing milk into the dustbin. This vitamin C based face cleansing milk from Herbs & More seems to be designed for that purpose. Okay, here is a funny fact. This comes as a part of their … [Read more...] about Herbs & More Vitamin Therapy Face Cleansing Milk / Lotion
It has been so long that I have myself followed applying sunscreen rule that I could not justify a post on it. Since almost two months though, I have been consistent and seeing the results. One of the major grouches with using sunscreen for me has always been determining how much sunscreen should you use. What you are applying - is it too little, is it too much, it is getting greasy, it is sticking out on the skin, making a whitish cast on the skin. There are just too many problems with … [Read more...] about How much sunscreen should you use?
Do you not hate when you buy beauty products and they do not do what is expected of them? It hurts worse when they are so expensive! These are a few beauty products I have been using for the past few months, both expensive and inexpensive, which sucked for me, literally. So, lets start. Forest Essentials Facial Cleanser Mashobra Honey, Lemon & Rosewater Price : Rs 1,075 for 200ml I have already reviewed this product but that was way before my skin care troubles. And, that is when I … [Read more...] about Beauty Products I am Disappointed With
Updated on 1st December, 2016 I love using a bath oil though these days I am more interested in body lotions and butters since winter needs extra care. Also, I have noticed that oil gets a little greasy on the skin and leaves a dirty layer behind which I do not like. So, I shifted to body butter. I am also planning an interesting DIY. Lets see if it comes through. Did You Know? A very good idea to moisturize your skin. Apply oil immediately after the shower and rub the towel … [Read more...] about How else can you use a Bath Oil?