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14 Beauty Products You’re Using That Actually Do Nothing

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We all want to stay healthy and look our best. So we troll the beauty aisle, picking up little pots of ointment, bottles of cleanser, and tubes of cream that all promise breathtaking results. In fact, the only thing that’s breathtaking is the price tag. Healthy and beauty experts tell us that 90% of these products are simple soap and moisturizer in expensive packaging.

Save your money and protect yourself from a plethora of unnecessary chemical ingredients by tossing these 14 pointless beauty products to the curb.

1. Foot and Elbow Lotions Continue reading 14 Beauty Products You’re Using That Actually Do Nothing

5 skin mistakes to avoid in cold weather

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The balmy weather and the nip in the air might be soothing your soul, but it will cause havoc to your skin if proper care is not taken. Here are five mistakes that you must avoid during winter:

Using hot water for a shower
We agree there’s no greater pleasure than sinking your body in a tub of warm water and staying put for as long as you can in winter. Continue reading 5 skin mistakes to avoid in cold weather

Tea ‘controls female hair growth’

Hirsutism in women can cause embarrassment
Hirsutism in women can cause embarrassment

Spearmint tea may help to control excessive hair growth in women, say Turkish researchers.

Drinking the tea twice a day, reduced levels of male sex hormones, which can cause excessive hair growth (hirsutism) on the stomach, breasts and face. Continue reading Tea ‘controls female hair growth’

Natural Ways to Get Rid of Dark Circles Under Your Eyes

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Are you facing problems like dark circles and puffiness around your eyes?  There is no need to bother about it, as these are not a sign of exhaustion or serious illness. Dark circles are especially caused due to insufficient sleeping time, i.e. when you could not fulfill the ideal sleeping time. These dark circles are often observed in the adulthood in both men and women, in some cases they can also be seen in the children who does not sleep well. Continue reading Natural Ways to Get Rid of Dark Circles Under Your Eyes

Tips to reduce facial hair growth

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Even though it is normal for women to sport some amount of facial fuzz, many find it annoying. Here are some tips to help you reduce facial hair…

Add 30 grams of sugar to some lemon juice in a bowl of water. Mix well and apply it in the direction of the hair growth. Leave this for 15 minutes and rinse. Repeat once a week. Continue reading Tips to reduce facial hair growth

Benefits of haldi for flawless skin

Turmeric or haldi is one of India’s most widely used spices. Not only is it used to add colour and taste to our food but is also a natural remedy for various skin ailments. It is also a part of Hindu rituals. One of the most important ceremonies of Hindu weddings is the haldi ceremony where a paste made of turmeric is applied to the bride and the groom’s body and face to make their skin glowing for the wedding. Here are some benefits of turmeric that you can use to help with common beauty problems and get flawless looking skin.

Ageing

Turmeric is an excellent exfoliating agent and can help you defeat the signs of ageing. Take besan (gram flour) and turmeric powder in equal proportions and prepare a paste by adding water. Continue reading Benefits of haldi for flawless skin

How to Get Thicker Hair Naturally

People have different types of hair depending on their genetic nature, the climate of the place they live in and according to the food they consume. There are many other factors which affect the thickness and thinning of hair. People suffer from hair loss at some stages in their life. Though thinning of hair is not fully avoidable you can use many home remedies to keep your hair appear thicker. The most important thing to do to keep the hair fuller is to avoid any use of chemical hair products which cause thinning. There are many natural remedies which will be able to prevent the loss of hair and which can revive the growth of the hair. There are a few important home remedies that will help you to increase the volume of your hair. They are safe and they are cheaper than other artificial methods for making the hair look fuller.

Here are the top home remedies that you can try out to get stronger and thicker hair naturally:

1.    Aloe Vera

One of the most popular ingredients that will help in providing thicker hair is Aloe Vera. The Aloe Vera gel is a natural ingredient that has a lot of health benefits and is an effective gel to improve the thickness of the hair.

  •   Take two or three Aloe Vera leaves and cut each one into two halves. Extract the gel from these leaves and apply it on to the scalp.

Continue reading How to Get Thicker Hair Naturally

Tips to get rid of smoker’s dark lips, naturally

Dark or blackish lips is one of the most aesthetically challenging ill effect of smoking. With a lot of people looking for natural ways to lighten the colour of their lips, we decided to help you out. Here are some easy home remedies to lighten your lips and get rid of this ugly side effect of smoking.

Why does it happen?

Smoking has many drastic effects on the body and one of the most noticeable ones is the darkening of the lips and skin around the mouth. This usually happens due to a number of reasons.

Reason 1

The tobacco and tar: Abundantly present in cigarettes, Continue reading Tips to get rid of smoker’s dark lips, naturally