December 31, 2007

Best of the year 2007

Here are some of the best and the most popular posts of the year 2007. Enjoy! Skin and body care How to apply cream bleach Ble...






December 30, 2007

Of Men, Cosmetic Surgery and Botox

If you had believed all along that women were the only ones negatively affected by idealized body images portrayed in the media, then you a...




December 29, 2007

Do you know your BMR?

You already know about BMI (Body mass index) and the fact that if you have a high BMI, you are obese. But how much do you know about BMR (...




December 27, 2007

Home remedies with lemon

Lemon/lime is a well-known, commonly used fruit in almost every cuisine. Though lime and lemon are spoken of in the same breath, they are a...




December 26, 2007

Do-it-yourself conditioners for all hair types

Here are some easy do-it-yourself recipes to make your own hair conditioners. These are suitable for hair types and you can get equally supe...




December 25, 2007

Common cold is so very common in winter

Most people strongly believe that cold winter air causes colds . But research has already ascertained that there is hardly any link between...




December 23, 2007

Homemade facial scrubs for normal skin

Are you the lucky one with normal skin ? Then here are some terrific scrubs to gently exfoliate and whisk off those dead cells from your fac...




December 21, 2007

Sleeping for long hours is not good for health

A good night’s sleep refreshes us mentally and physically. Insufficient sleep or long term sleep deprivation is detrimental to one’s heal...




December 20, 2007

Who is a free person?

This inspiring, thought-provoking piece of writing was forwarded to me by e-mail; I just couldn’t resist sharing it with you all. To laugh...




December 18, 2007

11 things you can do with olive oil

Besides lemon , milk , sugar , aloe , turmeric , sandalwood and honey , olive oil is another household item that has multifarious uses as...




December 16, 2007

Do you grit and grind your teeth?

The effect of stress on our health is such that there is hardly any disease or condition (physiological or psychological) that is not direc...




December 14, 2007

Massaging your legs

Women’s legs have a naturally smoother and rounder appearance than men’s as they carry more subcutaneous fat. A pad of fat on the inside of ...




December 13, 2007

Buying colored contact lenses online?

Changing your eye color has become as easy as changing one’s clothes or jewelry these days – all thanks to modern-day ophthalmology. If you...




December 11, 2007

Common sense

We often make use of expressions “Why, I never thought of that! Why didn’t it occur to me?”, when a person having limited resources achieves...




December 10, 2007

Homemade hand lotions

Here are some easy recipes for homemade lotions and creams for hands. Their usage is all the more necessary now as you have to protect your ...




December 8, 2007

Does your pupil size matter when you are considering Lasik eye surgery?

You desperately want to get rid of those offending glasses and also do away with those bothersome contact lenses . The desire to see the wo...




December 5, 2007

Sitting for long hours is harmful for health. Standing more often will help.

Do you lead a sedentary lifestyle? Are you a couch potato and spend most of your time lazing cozily in your favorite armchair? If so, your r...




December 4, 2007

Sandalwood to treat acne

Sandalwood (Chandan) is highly efficacious in the treatment of pimples. Its antiseptic and germicidal properties make it ideal for treating...




December 2, 2007

Homemade hydrating masks for winter

Hydrating masks or water based masks are ideal for winter. As your skin gets too dry , flaky and itchy this season, you need to do away wit...




November 30, 2007

Home remedies for sleeplessness

The day dawns beautifully for those who have had a night of good sleep. But the same day drags on for those who have spent a disturbing, sl...




November 28, 2007

Chilblains:a skin affliction that occurs in winter

Another affliction which can affect some people in winter is chilblains. According to Wikipedia , chilblains are painful, red, itchy swellin...




November 27, 2007

Hair care in winter

Winter air wreaks havoc on the tresses, it dries them considerably. If your hair type is naturally dry , then the drying effects are much mo...




November 25, 2007

Nourishing creams for winter

Normally all types of skins are prone to dryness during winters. Patches of red, scaling skin look ugly on the cheeks and lips. So, one shou...




November 23, 2007

Another good reason for not skipping breakfast

Yes, you knew all along that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, too little of it or skipping it can prove to be detrimental to...




November 22, 2007

Home remedies for cracked soles

Cracked heels and rough scaly skin on the feet are usually the result of years of negligence towards feet care. This condition is still more...




November 20, 2007

Face packs for oily skin

Pamper your oily skin with an at home facial once in a week. Exfoliate your skin with these facial scrubs . Cleanse, tone and moisturize ...




November 18, 2007

Herbal after shampoo hair rinses

You can make your own terrific hair rinses with some of the herbs and ingredients from your kitchen. All you have to do is make a basic infu...




November 16, 2007

Facial scrubs for oily skin

One of the things recommended by cosmetologists to keep your skin looking young is periodic exfoliation. Using scrubs to mildly exfoliate th...




November 14, 2007

Home remedies for painful menstruation

Some pain and discomfort during menstruation is quite common and natural. But excessive bleeding, unbearable painful cramps, intense pain i...




November 13, 2007

When exercise can be harmful

Exercise is great. It’s good for your physical, mental as well as your emotional well-being. But exercising outdoors is not as healthy and a...




November 11, 2007

Home remedies for crow's feet

One fine morning, when you casually glance at your face in the mirror, you happen to see tiny wrinkles and fine lines forming at the outer c...




November 9, 2007

Should you fast sometimes?

Do you have the habit of fasting occasionally, that is, once in a month, or so? Then there is good news for you. You might be doing it to gi...




November 7, 2007

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