Beauty

Getting over the fairness fever !

Getting over the fairness fever !

Gone are the days when only “fair” girls were held in high esteem, both in reel and real life. In recent times, the definition of beauty has witnessed radical changes, the...

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Don't let your skin age before time!

Don't let your skin age before time!

Skin-care is one of the most essential components of beauty regimen. If your skin is healthy and fresh, you will automatically look good. Skin demands differential treatment at...

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Age gracefully with the right make-up!

Age gracefully with the right make-up!

Contrary to popular belief, beauty and make-up are not the monopoly of young women and a “forbidden territory” for older women. In fact, the real need and utility of make-up...

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Let your tresses revel!

Let your tresses revel!

With every changing season, a new cause of worry arises for women, that is hair-care. More often than not, ignorance coupled with negligence towards hair cause them to be dull,...

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Nail'ing It! - Know your nail treatments!

Nail'ing It! - Know your nail treatments!

Now-a-days, fashion has redefined its scope and expanse. It is not about simply wearing good clothes any longer. A woman must look perfect, from head to toe. And apart from...

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Hair care in winter – know the science behind it

Hair care in winter – know the science behind it

Come winter and Kareena Kapoor and other celebs will fill your television screens offering shampoos that moisturise your scalp, prevent hairfall and do away with dandruff all in...

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Let Your Hair Down, But Don't Let Down Your Hair!

Let Your Hair Down, But Don't Let Down Your Hair!

Hairstyle is an indispensable in creating the right look for an individual. No matter how much attention one pays to the face, one simply cannot afford to overlook hair, which...

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Skin care in your garden

Skin care in your garden

All of us want to be blessed with beautiful age defying flawless skin. Skin is the most exposed part of our body and acts as a shield to protect our body from the environment....

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Tattoos – the new fashion statement!

Tattoos – the new fashion statement!

Have you heard of Julia Gnuse? No? Well please look her up on the internet and you will be shocked and awed at her claim to fame. Julia Gnuse holds a Guiness World Book of...

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What to do about dark circles

What to do about dark circles

The skin under our eyes is a very delicate area and shows signs of neglect earliest by the time we reach our early twenties. Dark circles appear due to the blood vessels under...

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Snake spa, anyone?

Snake spa, anyone?

The word spa conjures up visions of a blissfully quiet room, soft music playing in the background and a pair of hands kneading the tension out of your back face or leg muscles. ...

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Let Those Eyes Speak!

Let Those Eyes Speak!

Someone had rightly said, “The beauty of a woman must be seen from in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides.” No wonder, eyes are the...

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Removing is as Important as Putting On!

Removing is as Important as Putting On!

When it comes to make-up, one must be as careful and particular about removing it as she is about putting it on. Once back from an outing or a party, an occasion or simply a...

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How to get soft, pink lips

How to get soft, pink lips

Winter is the time when lips tend to get chapped and dry. Lips are a delicate feature on our face that needs care. The skin in our lip area has only three layers and is prone to...

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Premature graying is a modern phenomenon

Premature graying is a modern phenomenon

It is not flattering to be called ‘aunty’ by a teenager if you are in your mid to late twenties. Unfortunately for many, 28 seem to have become the new 38. The culprit is the...

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How do I become Miss India?

How do I become Miss India?

“I want to become Miss India” - this phrase has been uttered by many young girls. You only have to look at reigning pageant winners to understand what it means to be feminine,...

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Can you remove hair permanently?

Can you remove hair permanently?

Removing unwanted hair from the body is taken very seriously by women and now, men too. This obsession is not new, the Roman Emperor Julius Caesar apparently had every hair on...

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Yummy burgers and ugly zits

Yummy burgers and ugly zits

Genetics and diet play decisive roles when it comes to pimples. Acne might show on our faces but occupy our minds and our thoughts especially when they assume gigantic...

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She's got fish-feet!

She's got fish-feet!

Beauty treatments today have progressed in leaps and bounds, and they have stretched to the point of being called bizarre. Many beauty experts have gone far and wide in search...

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Want celestial beauty?

Or do you want to look out of the world – literally? Because the compliments of looking like an angel and comparisons to heavenly beings might soon be taken in the literal sense...

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Carry daily fashion in your handbag

Carry daily fashion in your handbag

Have you ever looked enviously at those people who manage to look fresh and beautiful throughout the day while you start looking more and more like something the cat dragged in?...

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Make-up blunders!

Make-up blunders!

Make-up is never a bad thing. It adds instant glamour and radiance to the face, and it makes sure that we look our best at all times. And nowadays, almost every woman wears at...

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Glow, glow, glow her way: the secret to Katrina’s gorgeous skin

Glow, glow, glow her way: the secret to Katrina’s gorgeous skin

Katrina Kaif burst into the scene like a breath of fresh air. Incredibly pretty and with an adorable accent which came out of her sincere efforts to speak Hindi properly, she...

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The tales our skin lives to tell: Angelina Jolie’s tattoos!

The tales our skin lives to tell: Angelina Jolie’s tattoos!

“Wear your heart on your skin in this life” wrote Sylvia Plath. And that is exactly what Angelina Jolie went and did. From the time she was a teenager, Jolie was fiercely...

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10 overlooked causes for break-outs

10 overlooked causes for break-outs

Imagine the following scenario: you are using pricey acne control or oil control skin care products, you are taking good care of your skin, it is not that special time of the...

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What Chanel taught me about perfumery

What Chanel taught me about perfumery

Coco Chanel once said, "A woman who does not wear perfume has no future." ...

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Fair and Un-lovely: How ads perpetuate the “Fairness = Beauty” myth

Fair and Un-lovely: How ads perpetuate the “Fairness = Beauty” myth

The Indian obsession with fairness has been in existence for generations, and has withstood the tide of Hollywood Tanorexia, which has been sweeping the West. While the West...

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Tantalizing Talons - nail art fashion

Tantalizing Talons - nail art fashion

Picture an average French manicure on a pair of hands, clean and classy. Now forget it, because you will never see it the same way again, at least not on the hands of a self...

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Celebrity Tattoos: Scarlett Johansson jumps on the bandwagon

Celebrity Tattoos: Scarlett Johansson jumps on the bandwagon

Tattoos are more than just something one does to look good. It’s a permanent mark on one’s skin, which remains as self-expression of what the person’s life, dreams and hopes....

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Needle marbling - make a style statement with your nails!

Needle marbling - make a style statement with your nails!

Marbling is a technique where the nail colors intermix and form unique patterns on your nails. Usually marbling is done with water and nail paints. That technique requires a lot...

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A go-to guide for summer care

A go-to guide for summer care

The month of May means there will be trouble at bay. The scorching summer heat is something that no one can escape. Risk of having sunburns and stroke always hover over our...

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The women who love themselves for who they are!

The women who love themselves for who they are!

Media has turned into a gigantic force today, which dictates social convention, fashion, and even ideologies. Media manipulation is inevitable, and there is a strange force...

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Why a cleansing, toning and moisturizing routine before bedtime is a must

Why a cleansing, toning and moisturizing routine before bedtime is a must

Feeling super tired to remove your makeup after coming back home from work? Do you hate to cleanse, tone and moisturize your skin before bedtime? Do you forget to tone and...

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