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Add glamour to your eyebrows

Add glamour to your eyebrows

Sep 17,2017 , 12:10 AM IST | Sunday Hans
Eyebrows play an important role in determining the look of both the eyes and the face. In fact, they frame the eyes, so keeping them well-groomed is as important as eye makeup. Keep the shape as natural as possible. Avoid high, thin arched eyebrows, unless you want that perpetually surprised look!
Get rid of facial hair

Get rid of facial hair

Sep 09,2017 , 10:53 PM IST | Sunday Hans
The unwanted hair growth in women is mainly caused due to hormonal or genetic disorder, stress, prescription drugs, higher than normal levels of male hormones in the body or a combination of various such factors.
Hacks for strong, healthy nails

Hacks for strong, healthy nails

Sep 02,2017 , 11:29 PM IST | Hans
Strong nails free from chips and cracks is what every woman wishes their nails look alike. Most of the women dream of a set of natural-looking nails – long and perfectly polished as it enhances the beauty of hands.
Get that suave look

Get that suave look

Aug 19,2017 , 11:58 PM IST | Hans
Men also realise the importance of the appearance; that looking one’s best imparts self-confidence and it is very necessary in today’s competitive world
Get trendy look

Get trendy look

Aug 06,2017 , 12:06 AM IST | Hans
Like all festive occasions, girls love to dress up and look their best. In the hot and humid season, the skin needs toning and refreshing. Here are some home remedies:
For that natural radiance

For that natural radiance

Jul 30,2017 , 12:25 AM IST | Hans
I have always maintained that internal health and external beauty are two sides of the same coin. An unhealthy lifestyle, lack of sleep and exercise, stress, nutritional deficiencies…. all reflect on the skin, making it dull and lifeless. Indeed, good health and physical fitness are imperative for glowing skin. 
Happy Feet!

Happy Feet!

Jul 23,2017 , 12:07 AM IST | Hans
The humidity is high during the monsoon and your two soldiers feet take the brunt of the harsh weather. Here are some home remedies to take care of your feet during this season
Get those sensuous lips!

Get those sensuous lips!

Jul 16,2017 , 12:55 AM IST | Hans
Most women want fuller lips and as for pouts… they are considered most appealing. With age, the lips may also get wrinkles at the edges and the shape of the lips becomes less defined. From cosmetic surgery and collagen injections, to lip products…. there are all kinds of ways by which one can get fuller lips. 
Herbs to enhance beauty

Herbs to enhance beauty

Jul 02,2017 , 12:30 AM IST | Hans
Over centuries of usage, it has been seen that herbs have many beneficial properties for both health and beauty. Another important advantage is that they have shown a lack of harmful side-effects. 
Sandalwood in beauty care

Sandalwood in beauty care

Jun 25,2017 , 12:56 AM IST | Hans
Sandalwood has been in use since the ancient Vedic times. Initially, it was part of religious offerings and was mainly used as incense. Through the ages, the medicinal properties of this versatile ingredient have been established. 
Enhance beauty with Yoga

Enhance beauty with Yoga

Jun 18,2017 , 12:31 AM IST | Hans
Everyone wants a glowing radiant skin and people inevitably start discussing their trusted range of cosmetic products such as cleansers, moisturisers, and facial masks, but they really do not need harsh chemical or expensive beauty treatments to achieve this. 
Lemon for beauty care

Lemon for beauty care

Jun 10,2017 , 11:36 PM IST | Hans
Most of us know that lemon is a rich source of Vitamin C and have taken it at some time or other.  Added to a glass of cold water, it can be most refreshing during hot and humid weather. 
Get that honeylicious look

Get that honeylicious look

Jun 03,2017 , 11:52 PM IST | Hans
In your home, right there on the kitchen shelf, or in your refrigerator, is one of the most powerful natural moisturisers –honey! Actually, honey is a moisturiser and it attracts moisture to the skin from the atmosphere. It is one of the most versatile natural products, which has numerous beneficial properties, whether it is taken internally, or used in external applications.  
The green way to beauty

The green way to beauty

May 27,2017 , 11:12 PM IST | Hans
Aloe vera has been known for its healing properties since the ancient times in India and other countries. The Sanskrit name of Aloe Vera is Ghikanwar or Ghritkumari. The ancient Egyptians and Greeks used the Aloe Vera extract to heal cuts and wounds inflicted during battle. Aloe Vera has also been very much a part of Ayurveda, the ancient Indian system of herbal healing. 
Remove tan naturally

Remove tan naturally

May 20,2017 , 11:27 PM IST | Hans
Sun tan is one of the immediate effects of sun exposure. Exposure to the sun increases the production of melanin, which is the skin’s colouring matter. Melanin is dark in colour, so the skin also becomes darker. 
Care and shelf life of cosmetics

Care and shelf life of cosmetics

May 14,2017 , 12:19 AM IST | Hans
During the hot weather, store your lipsticks in the refrigerator. It’s a good idea to put all your lipsticks in a plastic bag and keep it in the fridge. You should also have a drawer in your dressing table for makeup products and applicators. 
Get those pink lips, naturally

Get those pink lips, naturally

May 06,2017 , 11:58 PM IST | Hans
Lips, like the eyes, add character to the face. They are the focus of attention when we speak. The lips also add balance to the face, along with other facial features like the eyes and the nose. Here are a few homemade tips that will make your lips soft and pink naturally…
Stay cool, look cool in Summer

Stay cool, look cool in Summer

Apr 29,2017 , 11:26 PM IST | Hans
In summer, naturally, cooling ingredients can be used to make face packs. Clays, like fuller’s earth (multani mitti), has a cooling effect. Rosewater is also a natural coolant.
For that Youthful skin look

For that Youthful skin look

Apr 22,2017 , 10:38 PM IST | Hans
The skin that has been properly cared for stays youthful for a longer time. It is also true that neglected skin develops symptoms of ageing prematurely. So, it is important to understand the individual needs of your skin. 
For that pimple free skin

For that pimple free skin

Apr 15,2017 , 10:48 PM IST | Hans
Pimples usually occur on the face, back, shoulders and neck. Pimples are swelling on the skin, filled with bacteria and pus. The major cause of pimples is excess sebum secretion by sebaceous glands of the skin says beauty expert Shahnaz Husain 
Tackle beauty issues during summer

Tackle beauty issues during summer

Apr 01,2017 , 10:34 PM IST | Hans
The summer months can be a bane, especially for people with oily skin and hair. In summer, sweat and oil secretions increase. These are deposited on the skin and hair, making them look greasy and also attracting dirt and pollutants. The skin and hair seem to look dull. The skin loses its glow and the hair loses its shine  
Look suave in summer

Look suave in summer

Mar 26,2017 , 12:55 AM IST | Hans
We tend to sweat a lot in the summer; waterproof mascaras and eyeliners will prevent eye makeup from running during the hot and humid season. Waterproof or water resistant lip colours and lip liners are also available. Or you can go for matte (non-shiny) lipstick and add just a dab of gloss in the centre for a delicious pout. 
Protect your skin from sun

Protect your skin from sun

Mar 19,2017 , 12:30 AM IST | Hans
Among the organs of the body, the skin is one of the first to bear the brunt of summer sun and skin irritants, which lead to problems like suntan, sunburn, dark patches, rash, pimples, etc. Exposure to the sun leads to suntan and sunburn and it can cause redness and allergies, with itching and dryness of the skin. Sun-exposure can also lead to dark pigmented spots or patches. The sun’s rays are mo
Celebrate yourself

Celebrate yourself

Mar 04,2017 , 11:48 PM IST | Hans
Women’s Day is around the corner and to add shimmer to the day, apply a light colour shadow like mauve, or light brown over the entire upper eyelid. Then use dull gold or silver shadow on the upper lid closer to the lashes and also to highlight under the brows.
Essential skin care tips for summer

Essential skin care tips for summer

Feb 25,2017 , 11:33 PM IST | Hans
By the end of the winter months, you may find that your skin has become rough and flaky. Or, you may find that your skin is highly sensitive, with rough red patches. This means that the skin has become dehydrated. As the cold decreases, continue to give your skin moisturising treatments.
For the radiant skin

For the radiant skin

Feb 18,2017 , 11:18 PM IST | Hans
Tone the skin daily with chilled rose water, using cotton wool pads. Keep a bowl of rosewater in the fridge with cotton wool pads soaking in them. First use them to wipe the skin. 
Get Glowing Skin for Valentine’s Day

Get Glowing Skin for Valentine’s Day

Feb 12,2017 , 12:39 AM IST | Hans
Whether you want to look sweet and flirty or striking and romantic on Valentine’s Day, celebrate this day with flawless, glowing and radiant skin with these hair and make-up beauty tips to feel beautiful and confident on this special day. 
For that long and shiny hair

For that long and shiny hair

Jan 28,2017 , 11:29 PM IST | Hans
It is said that coconut milk promotes hair growth. You can apply coconut milk on the hair at night. Leave on overnight and wash hair the next morning.
Fruitilicious beauty

Fruitilicious beauty

Jan 22,2017 , 01:00 AM IST | Hans
Eating seasonal fruits can add natural glow to your skin. If you love fruits then getting beautiful and glowing skin would be easy for you. Fruits are a natural source for enhancing inner and outer beauty. Here is a dossier of benefits of fruits:
Flower power

Flower power

Dec 25,2016 , 01:58 AM IST | Hans
The aromas of many flowers are known to have a calming effect on the mind and help to induce relaxation. During the ancient times, the fragrances of roses, jasmines, lavender, orange flower, etc, were used to treat psychosomatic problems.