How to remove facial hair naturally

Hi all!
Removal of facial hair can be done by laser method easily but it does come with many side effects. Let try to remove facial hair naturally.
If you are somebody who don’t want to take chance by going under the laser, then this post is for you.
Yes, it will take time, but you will get the results. Also, you can find all these ingredients in your own kitchen.

Whole meal mask

Ingredients:

Wholewheat flour, coconut oil, water

Procedure:

  • Massage the oil on those part of your face you want to target. Massage oil into your skin until it get absorbed.
  • Take 1 table spoon of flour & mix it water to make a thick paste.
  • Apply this paste in the direction of hair growth on the area you massaged with oil.
  • Let it stay for about 10 minutes until it gets 90% dry.
  • Start massaging the mask in the opposite direction of hair growth & let the mask come off.
  • wash with cold water.
  • Do not forget to massage your face with ice cube for 3-5 minutes as it will close the pores & will also soothe irritated skin.

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Chickpea Flour Mask

Ingredients:

Chickpea flour/besan, milk cream, turmeric.

Procedure:

  • Mix a table spoon of besan with 2 tea spoon of milk cream & 1/4 tea spoon of turmeric.
  • Mix them to get a thick paste.
  • Apply this paste on your face in the direction of hair growth for 15 minutes.
  • Start massaging the mask in the direction opposite to hair growth till the mask comes off.
  • wash face with cold water & massage your face with ice cube for 3-5 minutes.

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Egg white Mask

Ingredients:

Egg white, Paper towel/toilet paper

Procedure:

  • Break an egg & separate the yolk and egg white.
  • Apply a very thin layer of egg white on your face.
  • Separate the layer of Pare towel.
  • Stick these thin sheets on egg white.
  • After that again apply a thin layer of egg white all over the layer of paper towel.
  • Again stick the paper on egg white. Thus you have 2 layers of egg white & paper towel both.
  • Let it dry completely., till, it gets hard.
  • Now slowly start removing your mask upwards, i.e. from chin to forehead, just like a peel off mask.
  • It will also remove black heads from your face.

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They all are very effect but consistency is the key. You will have to give them some time to get the desired results. You can apply these masks once a week.

Hope it helps!

 

 

Home Remedy for Hair growth/Thick & Long hair

Hi there!
Hair-fall, thinning hair, dry brittle hair…don’t we hate it. Apart from genetics and hormonal imbalance (In that case you need to seek help of your physician) these may be the causes, that can be taken care of. Let’s start with the causes and then some ways to get thicker hair & hair growth.

Causes of HAIR-FALL
Skipping meals/Diet/Lack of Nutrition
Over-washing/Under-washing you manes
Tight/Tugging Hairstyles
Overuse of Heat Styling Devices

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Mask to get thick long hair/ Hair Growth

Indian Gooseberry Mask
Ingredients:
Amla Juice, Lemon juice, Shikakai Powder

Recipe:

  • Mix a cup of Amla/Indian Gooseberry juice with 2 table spoon of lemon juice and 2 table spoon of Shikakai Powder.
  • Also, if you have dry hair you can add 1 table spoon of nay  oil of you choice.
  • Apply it on your scalp for 30 minutes & then wash with normal water.

Amla promotes hair growth, reduce greying, helps with dandruff & act as conditioner.
Lemon exfoliate scalp, fights dandruff, helps hair growth & prevent thinning hair.
Shikakai stimulates hair growth resulting in healthy long hairs.

Curry Leaves Mask
Ingredients:
Curry leaves, fenugreek seeds, yogurt

Recipe:

  • Take 10-15 curry leaves.
  • Add 2 tablespoon of soaked fenugreek seeds & grind them together finely.
  • add 2 table spoon of yogurt &mix well.
  • Apply it on scalp & hairs for 20-30 minutes & then wash.

Curry leaves helps in hair growth, premature graying & fight alopecia.
Fenugreek helps dry damaged hair. It prevents hair loss, stimulates their growth and helps in keeping healthy long hair.
Yogurt nourishes scalp & helps in Hair growth.

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Egg Protein Mask

Get the recipe here:

Mask for thinning hair and Regrowth

Tips for Hair Growth

  • Do not comb wet hair as it weakens the root resulting in hair fall.
  • Avoid tight/tugging hair do’s.
  • Do not overuse heat styling products.
  • Go for hot oil treatment that helps in hair growth and long hair.
  • Trim your manes regularly.
  • Massage your daily for 2 minutes to promote blood flow in the scalp for healthy long hairs.

Rimmel lasting finish 25 hour foundation

Hi there!
By the name of the foundation, I wonder who will need foundation on for that long time but, still it is something that is worth a try.

Price:
€7.49 for 30 ml

Packaging:
It comes in a cute transparent tube which is travel friendly.

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Review:
Rimmel lasting finish 25 hour foundation, does last all day long. It have texture similar to Garnier BB cream. It applies well well used with brush or sponge. It tend to dry very fast thus one should avoid using fingers to apply it.
But it really blends well and gives flawless finish. It blends even more on well moisturized skin. It provide medium coverage. It have very smooth and soft texture and it does not look cakey but it does look heavy up close.

Foundation_(cosmetics)

Pros:
Inexpensive
Medium coverage & buildable
Available in many shades
Suitable for acne prone skin
Stay for 8-9 hours
Blendable with smooth & soft texture
Does not get cakey

Cons:
Do not come with a pump
Sticky
Strong smell

Rating:
4/5

Repurchase:
No, though it is a good foundation, one has to be very careful while using it.

how to fix foundation shade that is light or dark for you

Hi all!

It happens sometimes when we bought any foundation & it is lighter or darker for our skin tone. There are some ways that makes our foundation somewhat matching our skin tones. Let check how.

How to fix foundation shade that is dark

  1. Mix in Bronzer – good for skin with brown undertones. It will also give you a sun kissed glow.

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2. Mix in Blush – good for skin with pink undertones. It will make foundation dark giving you natural pinkish glow.

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3. Mix in turmeric – good for skin with yellow undertones. Generally suitable for Indian skin tones.

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4. Blend in with some face powder that will helps to darken the foundation & make it work some more for your skin.

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5. Blend in with darker shade of foundation, concealer or BB cream.

How to fix foundation shade that is light

  1. Mix in some moisturizer as it will reduce the pigmentation of the foundation making it lighter.
  2. Mix some highlighter to lighten and brighten the color of the foundation.

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3. Mix it in with lighter shade of foundation, concealer or BB cream.

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4. Also it can be used for contouring your face. It  can also be used as bronzer by using it on cheeks and jawline to five them a prominent look.

 

Hope they help you!

Herbal Tea for healthier you

Hello there!
Tea is one of the most popular drink across the globe as it provide instant relief to tired mind & body. But herbal tea are much more than just a comfort drink as they posses many other beneficial properties too.
There are many herbal tea available at the market but these are the ones that you can easily make yourself by just brewing them in hot water, much better, as we know what we are putting into our tea and ultimately our body.

Chamomile Tea
My personnel favorite as it taste and smell heavenly. It helps relax mind and body. It relieve anxiety, promote sleep & also helps ward off cancer. With its anti-septic and anti-inflammatory it also helps in clearing up skin irritations such as eczema, acne & allergies. Also it is an effective remedy for menstrual cramps.
Just brew a dried or fresh chamomile flower in hot water and the magic potion is ready.

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Ginger Tea
Ginger is a culinary herb that appears commonly in kitchens of countries across the globe. It posses medicinal qualities that soothes digestive system & helps treat certain cancer like ovarian cancer. It cures sluggish digestive system & relieves tired muscles. It also helps manage glucose levels & helps body to absorb nutrients effectively. It posses anti-inflammatory thus it also acts as natural pain reliever. It also helps in losing weight as it act as natural fat burner.
It is quite easy to make ginger tea by just adding the slices if ginger root in boiling water & adding some lemon and honey to enhance the taste.

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Turmeric tea
Turmeric contains Vitamin B1, B2, B3 & B6. Also Vitamin K, E & C with significant amount of Iron, Magnesium, Phosphorus, calcium, Zinc, Copper & Potassium. It posses anti-fungal, anti-bacterial & anti-inflammatory properties. It detoxifies body, relieve cramps, aids digestion & also prevents gastric and colon cancer. It also Provide healthy skin & impart glow.

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Get the recipe here:

Turmeric Milk/Magic Elixir

Cinnamon tea
An aromatic spice in Indian kitchen, apart from being adding taste to our food it also contain many medicinal properties. It has anti-viral, anti-bacterial, and anti-fungal properties. It is also a strong anti-oxidant that fights free radicals, prevent and fight chronic diseases like cancer, diabetes, and rheumatoid arthritis and reduce the signs of aging. Also the anti-oxidant in cinnamon boost metabolism and helps our digestive system work properly aiding in weight loss.
Boil some water and then add some crushed cinnamon sticks in it & let it brew for a minute, strain the mixture and your tea is ready.

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Hope it helps!

Apple mask for plump & clear skin

Hi there!
Instantly plumped, clear & younger looking skin is just a mask away. Lets get into the recipe.

Ingredients:
Apple:
Apple contains Vitamin A, B & C. It helps making skin youthful & plump.

Honey:
Honey moisturize & soothes irritated skin & also prevents wrinkles.

Yogurt:
Yogurt contains lactic acid that cleanse & also brighten skin.

Recipe:

  • Peel the apple and puree it.
  • Add 1 tablespoon of yogurt and 1 teaspoon of honey.
  • Mix them well.
  • Apply the mask on clear face and neck for 15 minutes.
  • After 15 minutes massage it gently. Apple will also exfoliate skin.
  • Wash it with lukewarm water & pat dry.

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Results:
On regular use it prevents blemishes. It gives instantly plump & bright skin. It also tone and tightens skin to give it more youthful glow.

Hope you enjoyed it!

DIY Beer Shampoo

Hi all!
We know the benefits of beer for our hair, it can add both strength and shine to dull, limp & lifeless hair. We can use beer as conditioner by soaking our hairs in beer after we have washed it. Also, we can use it as shampoo.
As if now there are not so many options available in beer shampoo, so we can make our own shampoo just by using beer (flat or fresh) and your own favorite shampoo.

Ingredients:
Shampoo, Beer

Recipe:

  • Put the beer into a saucepan & boil it.
  • Keep boiling it on low fame till it is reduced to 1/4th of its actual quantity.
  • Let it cool & then mix it well with your shampoo.
  • Use it as usual.
  • You don’t have to refrigerate it as it don’t go bad anyhow.

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Results:
It works same or even better than any beer shampoo and you can benefits from your own favorite shampoo in addition too. I makes hair shiny, manageable, youthful & adds volume.

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Hope it helps you!

Super foods for women

Hi there!
Besides maintaining a healthy diet for good health, to get that youthful skin & shiny traces, try incorporating these super foods in your daily diet.

Chia Seeds

Chia seeds are tiny black seeds that belong to the family of mint. These Nutrition packed small seeds are rich in fiber, protein, calcium, manganese, magnesium & phosphorus with decent amount of Vitamin B2, Vitamin B3, potassium & zinc. It also contains good amount of Omega 3 fatty acids & anti-oxidants.
Providing that many nutrients to our body it also helps in losing weight as the fiber in chia seeds absorbs large amount of water and expands in size tat makes us feel full for longer and also slow down the absorption of food.
It also helps in anti-aging, type 2 diabetes & bone health.
Chia seeds can be added in smoothies, puddings, yogurt, soups & jams as it have no taste of its own & will thicken helps them without using any gelatin or starch.

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Flax seeds

Flax seeds also known as linseed is a great source of fiber. It is a plant based source of Omega 3 fatty acids. It contains lignans which have both plant estrogen & anti-oxidants which reduce the risk of breast cancer.
It also helps in weight loss as it lower down the appetite by keeping us full.
It needs to consumed in powdered form because our digestive juices cannot breakdown the outer layer of the seeds.
It can be added into breads, smoothies, cakes, salads, etc.

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Sesame Seeds

Sesame seeds are full of high quality protein & are full of magnesium that help lower Blood pressure & also prevents diabetes. It contains high zinc content & helps producing collagen that helps repairing damaged body tissue & gives more elasticity to skin.
Sesame seeds, particularly black sesame seeds are rich in iron & are highly recommended for those with anemia. It also promotes bone health as the handful of sesame seeds contain more calcium than a glass of milk.
It can be added i breads, salads, dips, sweets, smoothies & salads.

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Turmeric Milk

Turmeric is a stable spice in Indian Kitchen & is also used in Ayurveda from thousands of year ad it is a strong anti-biotic.
We all know that it cures cold & cough but turmeric milk is also a great way to detox body. Both milk & turmeric are anti-oxidants and turmeric milk helps fight free radicals that damage skin & makes it lose its glow & elasticity.
With the regular use of this golden milk you can have healthy, glowing young skin with clean detoxified body.
Get the recipe here:

Turmeric Milk/Magic Elixir

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Sweet Potato

These are high in Vitamin B6 & also good source of vitamin C. It helps providing collagen which helps maintain skin’s elasticity & is also a good source of Vitamin D that helps in building & keeping healthy bones .
It contains iron & support red & white blood cell’s production. They are high in Caratenoids like beta-carotene that fight against aging & also Cancer.
It can be steamed, roasted or fried. It can also be added in curries and hash browns.

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Carrots

It is rich in Vitamin A which is good for eyes. It contain Falcarinol which is a natural pep-tide that lowers the risk of cancer.
The high level of beta carotene in carrots acts as anti-oxidant. It slows down aging of cells & promote healthy skin & hairs. It also helps liver in flushing out the toxins.
You can eat them the way you like, there are endless possibilities.

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Hope it helps!

Turmeric Milk/Magic Elixir

Hi there!
To have the glowing skin & healthy body from inside, try these recipe out!

Turmeric Milk Basic Recipe

Ingredients:
Milk, Turmeric powder or fresh stem, sugar (optional)

Recipe:

  • Boil 1/2 inch of turmeric stem along with a cup of milk for 10 minutes . A teaspoon of turmeric powder will be just as good as stem.
  • Add sugar as per taste.
  • Strain the mixture to remove any chunks.

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Enjoy the healthy turmeric milk!

Spiced Turmeric Tea

Ingredients:
Turmeric, Milk, water, black pepper, cinnamon stick, cardamom, Ginger and sugar.

Recipe:

  • Boil 1/2 cup of water.
  • Add 1/2 inch of crushed turmeric or 1 tea spoon of powdered turmeric, 1/2 inch crushed ginger, 1/2 inch cinnamon stick, 1 cardamom & 4 crushed peppercorns.
  • Let them  boil for 10 minutes.
  • Add a cup of milk to the mixture & let it boil for 1 minute.
  • Add sugar as per taste.
  • Strain the mixture.

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Your Golden tea is ready.

Enjoy & have a good health.

DIY Liquid lipstick and tinted lip balm

Hello beauties!
Yes, we all love liquid lipstick but high prices and lack of colors keeps us wanting for more. What if we can avoid high store costs & have our own color selection just by using few ingredients. Lets Check these recipe out.

DIY Liquid Lipstick
Ingredients:
Eye shadow, Foundation, Vitamin E & container

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Recipe:

  • Add a drop of foundation to a teaspoon of powdered  eye shadow in the clean container.
  • Also add half of oil from Vitamin E capsule.
  • Give them a good mix together &Voila! you have your very own liquid Lipstick.

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In Starting it feels little shiny but dries out to complete mat shade, but you can add your own shimmer if you want.

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You can use any eye-shadow or foundation as per your choice & discover as many as color you want. We add vitamin E to it so that it do not flake.

DIY Lip Balm
Ingredients:
Any lip-color, Vaseline, container

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Recipe:

  • Take some lip-color in clean container & pop it into microwave for 20 seconds.
  • Add some Vaseline to it & mix them well.
  • Your own tinted lip balm is ready.
  • You can always adjust the quantity depending on how much pigmented you want your balm to be.

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Hope you enjoy making them!

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