Image Courtesy : Photo by Porapak Apichodilok from Pexels Recently, I observed a few moles coming out on my arms. You must already be aware that the development of new moles is usually not a good sign. It can indicate skin cancer at the very worst. When you wear sunscreen everyday, you can save your skin from such drastic changes usually. I was really concerned since I have not been using sunscreen for the last two to three years at the very least. And, I can definitely say that if you … [Read more...] about What Happens when You Wear Sunscreen Everyday?
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Skin dehydration is one of the major reasons why your skin looks dull and lacks that fresh and glowing look. This is a common mistake to not understand what your skin actually needs. For any instant pick up, make sure you slather on a good hydrating serum. Moving on, there a few signs that show your skin is dehydrated. Some are pretty obvious and some are not so obvious or you might fail to notice in the rush of your work. So, let me list them for you. 3 Signs Your Skin is Dehydrated Feeling … [Read more...] about 3 Signs Your Skin is Dehydrated
Updated from 22nd September, 2013. If you have been following me for a long time, you would already be aware that I love facial oils. I have tried the carrier oils and the blended ones both and the best one till date was the grapeseed oil. I used one from soulflower but I am sure it would be the same in any brand. So, if you are looking for a good moisturizer or night cream, I would definitely suggest the grapeseed oil. I love oils. In fact, so much so that I would love to own all the … [Read more...] about All about Facial Oils!
Updated from 29th April, 2015. I have never personally believed in striving for fair skin. In fact, I am wheatish to brown in skin tone and I love my skin. I like to keep it glowing and thus my fetish for using different products. So, here is my take on the popular 10-step Korean skin care routine for glowing skin. Since quite long, I have been seeing a trend of questions from people who are either getting married or who have darker skin tones. They always want to know how to lighten … [Read more...] about 9+1 Steps to Glowing Skin
Updated from 8th June, 2016. As much as I can preach to the choir about the benefits of sunscreen, I can not reap those benefits myself. I am lazy and have a very undisciplined routine in that way. But, I can see the dark spots and blemishes and hyperpigmentation on the skin on my bad days which acts as a constant reminder to why one should apply sunscreen diligently. So, check out the five reasons not to skip this routine. As much as I love to preach that you should NEVER skip sunscreen, it … [Read more...] about 5 Reasons Why You Must Apply Sunscreen Everyday
Updated from May 1st, 2015. Collagen is one of the most important nutrients which plays a major role in how young your skin looks. There are a lot of documented articles and research which prove the importance of the role of collagen role in anti-aging skin care. So, let us have a look at understanding this nutrient and how to get it from our food. What is Collagen? It is the most abundant protein in the body! The collagen is found in the dermis layer of the skin which is the second layer of … [Read more...] about Role of Collagen in Anti-Aging Skin Care
Vitamin C along with hyaluronic acid has become the latest trending skin care ingredient. Kiehl's Vitamin C is one of the products in the market with 10% vitamin C concentration. Vitamin C is great at reducing pigmentation, induces collagen production, protects skin from sun rays, fight breakouts, exfoliating the skin and improving the hydration levels of skin to a certain extent. It is applied before sunscreen to boost the protection and in the night to improve skin quality. If used alone, … [Read more...] about Kiehl’s Vitamin C Powerful Strength Line Reducing Concentrate Serum
If ever in my entire life, I had multiple bottles of one single product at the same time, it is four bottles of Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair. Now, I am down to three - two 100mls and one 50ml - and they would last me at least a year. One of the classic beauty products in the market, it has been around since the eighties. Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex II Product Review Price : Rs 7,900 for 50ml Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair serum comes in a dark … [Read more...] about Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex II
This is the second facial kit I got from Inveda, the first being Passion Fruit. Looks like exotic fruits are the way to go. Anyways, so let me start by saying that though the passion kit did not really manage to impress me, I do love this dragon fruit facial kit. Inveda Argan Oil & Dragon Fruit Facial Kit Product Review Price : Rs 245 Availability : Online Website Packaging I have the same thing to say again. It would have been better packaged in small tubes instead of sachets just … [Read more...] about Inveda Argan Oil & Dragon Fruit Facial Kit
Update: This post is chosen as one of the 10 Must Try DIY's by Blogadda. Congratulations Nayantara and thanks for such a wonderful DIY :) My skin was totally acting up a couple of months back. I don’t really suffer from acne though I do have combination skin. I was getting dry red patches, itchiness and irritation especially around my mouth. All the usual face washes and cleansers were only aggravating the problem and no amount of moisturizers or facial oils were helping. I figured the … [Read more...] about DIY Oats and Almonds Cleanser for Sensitive and Dry Skin