Beauty

Skin reflects your health and it reveals the stories your life. Being the most important shield of your body, it needs utmost care. It protects us from viruses, bacteria, chemical substances, and pollution. Moreover, it maintains fluid balance, regulates body temperature, and controls moisture loss. Considering all the important functions...
How many potentially toxic ingredients do you smear on your skin, hair or nails on a daily basis? An initial study by the Environmental Working Group (EWG) conducted in 2008 found 16 chemicals from four chemical families — phthalates, triclosan, parabens and musks — in the blood and urine of 20 teen...
Because its primary function is protection, hair is a good indicator of changes in the body. It naturally goes through three stages: growing (anagen), resting (catagen) and falling (telogen, which makes room for new hair). Over time, the follicles and papilla degenerate. As we age, blood vessels are constricted by...
Maintaining a fabulous face requires a good moisturizer. But over-the-counter face creams can leave you with sticker shock. And that isn’t their only problem; many are also filled with questionable synthetic ingredients that aren’t good for you or the planet. That’s why natural face oils are becoming the new go-to moisturizer for...
Winter can give a tough time to your hair. Thus, to keep your mane lustrous and strong, Gaurang Krishna, Specialist Hair Transplant Surgeon and Consultant Dermatologist, Director at MedLinks, suggests: Minimise stress level: Stress impacts various aspects of our health and well-being. While stress doesn’t directly cause an itchy scalp,...
Approximately 45 million Americans embark on a diet every year, certain that this will finally be the one that whips them into the enviable shape they’ve long wished to have. The bad news? An analysis of research conducted at UCLA suggests that the vast majority of people who try...
First of all, tubing mascara is not mascara that comes in a tube. Yes, most mascaras do come in tubes, but tubing mascara earned its name because of its formula. If you have sensitive eyes, short lashes, straight lashes, you exercise a lot, or you’re often in muggy environments, then you...
No matter how old you become, you still feel like a young version of yourself. This is the view most psychologists have. When we age and look at ourselves in the mirror, there is a sense of shock and disbelief. "I am supposed to be 25. Where did those wrinkles...
Cysteine treatment for hair has become quite popular across the world for transforming dry, frizzy hair into silky, frizz-free hair. It is considered a better option than keratin since it is claimed that cysteine has no formaldehyde or any other harmful substitutes. It is said to contain amino acids...
It’s officially chapped lips season. And let us tell you, we feel your pain. One of the worst side effects of dealing with cold weather is dealing with dry, cracked, painful lips. Sometimes, it feels like no amount of lip balm can help. Some people have even questioned whether lip balm...

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