SALT-The Inevitable member in the kitchen

Salt is the king of every Indian kitchen. How many times we would have yelled our lungs out if our food did not have salt in it, we Indians can never imagine eating food without salt in it as it is considered to be the essence of taste. Salt can be a friend and foe…

Give your skin some extra love this Summer.

Summers are really beautiful. Who doesn’t like a sunny morning? It makes us so ready to face a new day. Generally, winters are gloomy that makes us be on the bed for eternity. The sun is not all that wonderful from mid-morning till late afternoon. It can be really harsh and this can affect you and…

Stop eating these 5 super tempting food to have an acne free skin

Healthy skin is all that everyone wants. While growing up the most problematic phase would be the teenage years when there is a lot of biological and physical change that you are exposed to. One of the most annoying thing for anybody has been acne. Though it is generally the highest during the teenage years,…

Beauty benefits of Coconut Oil

Coconuts are a tropical dry drupe which falls into the category of a nut, fruit or a seed. It is an important ingredient in Asian diets and beauty regimen. It is believed to be waste-free as every part of the coconut is used in some way or the other. Coconut oil is one of the…

Top 5 tips to enhance your beauty with Mango

The king of  fruit has hit the market and every house has mangoes loaded in the kitchen .It is one of the most delicious tropical fruit and a favourite one for most Indians. Mangoes are loaded with Vitamin C and A which works wonders on the skin. Let’s look at the top 5 tips to…

Eat right for gorgeous hair.

Everyone dreams of beautiful healthy hair no matter if it is long, short, curly, wavy or straight. If we browse through beautiful paintings we find that hair holds an important position in defining beauty. It is not just about women but men too love their hair. Some of us have come across elders who could…

Top 5 uses of Lavender Oil

Lavender essential oil is one of the most loved and used essential oils of all times. This is prepared by distilling certain species of lavender flower. It has a tremendous amount of benefits and has the aroma to die for. Today we will discuss the top 5 uses of Lavender oil. Treating Sleep disorder: If you…

CLOVES for the love of health and beauty

Cloves are dried flower buds of a tree which are commonly used as a spice. I always thought coves are from India though widely used in our kitchen cloves are a native of Indonesia. Indian cuisine is commonly known for its spice quotient .There has been no festivities that go without including clove in the…

The Golden Goddess- Turmeric

Turmeric is a wonder herb that has been used in India since centuries. It looks similar to ginger however when you break it open you will find a sparkling bright yellow color inside. In the Indian household, turmeric is associated with purity and has a spiritual connection. It is used in weddings, puja’s and also…

5 Early morning drinks to kick start your day !

Waking up in the morning and kick-starting the day with a lot of energy is all that we want. There are different rituals people follow. The Ayurveda states that we need to drink plain water as soon as you are up from the bed as this boosts the immune system. There are a lot of…

The Beauty Of Coffee

Indians and chai are considered synonymous globally; however there are a significant amount of coffee lovers in India. People in the southern coastal belts generally vouch upon coffee.  India is the sixth-largest producer of Coffee in the world. The last time I visited Coorg I happened to see how they pick the lovely deep red…

Rice water for beauty

Rice water has a pot of gold benefits for our skin and hair. It contains good amount of Vitamin B,C,E and minerals.It has been mentioned as one of the effective beauty regimens followed by the rice farmers in Japan and China. It has proved to enhance hair growth and slow the visible ageing signs on…

Experience the golden benefits of Tulsi (Holy Basil) this summer!

Tulsi holds a prominent position in Indian household for some its spiritual ,others its a beauty and health ingredient . Tulsi is better known as holy Basil across the globe. It is easily available and can be grown in your home garden . It has a very mild fragrance It is considered to be the…

Top 5 tried and tested way to reuse your green tea bag for beauty

A cup of green tea is a great way to start your day. This has turned out to be a ritual to most of the people around the globe. The most attractive feature of green tea has been the presence of antioxidants and the anti-inflammatory property which helps in managing obesity and youthfulness.  After sipping green tea and…

Bathing bar alternatives from the kitchen

Bathing bar alternatives from the kitchen Bathing has always been an elaborate routine in Indian households, when we look into old movies or read the romantic novels based on our past we get to read the elaborate beauty bath which beautiful women enjoyed in the ponds amidst nature.  Time has passed and people do not…

Khadi Mauri Herbal Apricot face scrub – Review

The harsh sunlight and frequent travel can invite dust grim and dirt leading to a dull complexion. We can bring out a considerable amount of rejuvenation by using a good scrub. The scrub exfoliates the skin and removes the grime and dirt making it look healthy and beautiful. Today we will discuss one such product…

The Body Shop Moringa Body Butter -Review

Everyone aims to have an excellent skin care regimen and the most daunting task is to find the right moisturizer for your body. The market is flooded with creams, lotions and body butter this only adds to the confusion in choosing the best for you. Let us understand the basic difference of all the three…

Himalaya Purifying Neem Face Wash-Review

Face care routine is a very common ritual followed by most of us . It begins with a face wash . The duty of the face wash is to cleanse the skin unclog the pores, remove dirt make up and excess oil ,leaving the skin clean and refreshed. Today we will discuss about one of…

Bio care foot spa Cream- Review

Feet has been one of the most ingnored parts of the body. Individuals generally belive that no one would look at it as it is generally covered with a footwear.We fail to realise that it is one of the organs that carrys the entire body on it . We have always felt relaxed ones we…

Good vibes strawberry reviving scrub- Review

A clear skin that looks fresh , hydrated makes an everlasting impact on the personality . The face care is an integral part of beauty to most of us as many of them define beauty through facial features. This has been the major reason that there are many brands mushrooming up promising clear glossy and…

The Body Shop Shea Lip Butter for hydrating your lips

Lips have been an integral part of cosmetology for years together. History says that men and women used to crush precious stones to color their lips. Lips are made of sensitive skin unlike other parts of the body they do not have sweat glands and lack moisture. The only source of moisture is the saliva….

L’Oreal Paris Smooth intense smoothing conditioner Review

Hair care routine has evolved with time. In the past hair care and beautiful hair was a luxury as they needed many things to keep them nurtured like hair dyes, scented oils, moisture crema, and extensions. They used to wash the hair ones in a month with ingredients such as vinegar and mint or some…

Sonaturals Rose and mint Lip scrub Review

Kissable plump lips…Who doesn’t want one ? The cosmetic market is loaded with products that promise beautiful hydrated lips. Lips has the thinnest layer of skin and the only form of hydration it receives is from our saliva. Some of us are really blessed with good lips ,few are prone to chapped and discoloured ones….

Schwarzkopf Professional Spa Essence Enriching Cream Masque Review

Beautiful lustrous hair is everyone’s dream. There are various products in the hair care range that helps to maintain glossy shiny and healthy hair. The weather and diet affect the hair to a great extent making it dry and brittle one of the best options is to get a hydrating spa treatment . Though there…

Peranbu – When life talks about life as a treat for your heart and soul!

Director:  Ram Producer: P L Thenappan Music: Yuvan Shankar Ilayaraja Art Director: Kumar Gagappan Editor: Suriya Pradhaman Cinematography: Theni Easwar Starring: Mammootty, Anjali, Sadhana, Anjali Ameer Release date: 1st February 2019 Running time: 147 minutes “Peranbu” talks about a bond between a father and his spastic little girl. It talks about the beauty of life in its own way accepting the shortcomings…

Vitamin E Moisture Cream from The Body Shop is worth a Buy!

Today we will review one of the highest sold moisturising cream from The Body Shop ie the Vitamin E moisture cream. The Body Shop products are 100 % vegetarian and are strictly against animal testing, They have been operating for over 4 decades and spread across 65 countries. Why do you need to use a…

Kanaa : A Simple story that clings on to your heart.

Director: Arunraj Kamaraj Producer: Sivakartikeyan Music: Dhibu Ninan Thomas Art Director: Lalgudi Ilayaraja Editor: Ruben Cinematography: Dinesh Krishnan Starring: Aishwarya Rajesh, Sathyaraj,Darshan Release date: 21 December 2018 Running time: 145 minutes Kanaa a story of a little girls aspiration to be a cricketer and represent India to make her cricket frenzy father happy. It talks…

How Yoga helped me drop those Kilos!

        I hail from a family that indulges in yoga from the past I don’t know how many generations. I grew up hearing stories of how Yoga cured Asthama in my grandmom, How the menstrual cramps eased out in my cousins and how my grandpa was so energetic as he did Suryanamaskar every day. I…

A trip to Healthacation – where Health meets Vacation

“Until you fall ill you do not think about doctors. Have you ever met a doctor just to assure you are healthy and you don’t fall ill,” asked Dr Anish Kurian. Oh yeah that’s so true, isn’t it?He is the man behind an innovative yet sensible concept “healthacation”-where health and vacation is happily married to…