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    5 Affordable Beauty Brands You Can’t Miss

    Here is a list of 5 Affordable Beauty Brands that you can’t miss. Being passionate about Beauty and Lifestyle I am always on a lookout for brands that are gentle and yet don’t rob you off your money. In this post I have compiled a list of 5 such beauty brands. 5. ColorBar :- I initially did ‘nt like this brand because of what I had heard from other people but I recently used it’s coloured Infinite Eye Liner no 24(Blue) and fell in love with how smoothly it works on the skin. I am also a big fan of ColorBar nail paints and own almost all the shades of…

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    Top 10 Hair Myths And Facts

    Here is a list of top 10 Hair Myths And Facts everybody should know before you start to follow any particular hair care routine. 1.Brushing your hair too often is good:-Myth Excessive pulling and friction will only care breakage and lead to splitting ends. Instead massage your scalp gently once a day to increase blood circulation. 2.Hair gets used to the shampoo:-May be or may be not I know a lot of magazines and experts say it’s a myth but in my experience if I use the same shampoo for more than 3 months, my hair tends to become oily after the wash therefore I have to keep changing my shampoo. I don’t know if…

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    Because You’re Worth It !

    “A well established family seeks a WELL CULTURED, FAIR , BEAUTIFUL and TALL bride for their banker son !” Sounds familiar right! How many times have we fallen for the idea of being fair to be considered as the highest benchmark for beauty. I know the feeling because I have struggled all through my childhood being compared to my elder sister and being called as ‘kaali’ or ‘dark skinned’. And by the way who sets these benchmarks ? The ridiculous benchmarks for beauty ! I remember as a child I always wanted to be fair and would struggle a lot to accept myself the way I am. And this phase…

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    Best Skin Care Tips For Monsoons!

    Best Skin Care Tips For Monsoons! Being passionate about Skin Care and Lifestyle  I am always experimenting with what works best for skin during different climatic conditions.  In this post I have shared Skin Care tips for Monsoons that will leave your skin glowing and healthy. 1 .Drink 8 glasses of water everyday :-I know it’s pouring outside and one tends to think that since I am not sweating my body is hydrated .But that’s a common misconception. Not sweating could also be because your body is dehydrated and low on salt. So make sure you stay hydrated . 2. Follow 3 or 4 step skin care routine :- Make sure to follow cleanse-tone -moisturise-sunscreen . Also emphasising on sunscreen here ,just because there ‘s no sun doesn’t mean you don’t apply sunscreen. As long as there’s natural light outside you have to apply sunscreen. 3. Do not…

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    How To Keep Yourself Motivated, Always

    ‘How To Keep Yourself Motivated, Always! ‘Change is the beauty of life and nothing remains the same, not the good times nor the bad ones! Knowing this, embracing what we have is all one needs to do in order to really navigate through the purpose of life!Also there is no such thing as ‘ I never get sad’ or ‘I am always high on life’ because we all go through situations that sometimes seem out of control. It’s during these times that we need to dig our heels in and get the best out of the worst times. In this post,I am sharing a few pointers that have helped me…

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    5 Best Healthy Vegetarian Lunch Recipes

    5 Best Healthy Vegetarian Lunch Recipes! Here is a list of best Healthy Vegetarian Lunch recipes that are easy to cook, would help you watch weight and keep you energetic all through the day . 1.Stir Fried Vegetables And Tomato Soup with Whole Wheat Toast Take seasonal vegetables eg.Spinach, Kale, tomato, brocolli, mushroom,sweet potato, cottage cheese, Zucchini, and shallow fry them in your favourite oil. Add italian seasoning and chilli flakes. Once done spread them evenly on lettuce bed. Sprinkle salt as needed. Enjoy with tomato soup(without croutons) and toasted whole wheat loaf. Note:-Instead of cottage cheese you can add diced chicken. 2. Whole Wheat Pasta in sauted vegetables Prepare…

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    Best Homemade Summer Drink Recipes

    Best Homemade Summer Drink Recipes! Sharing 5 of my favourite homemade summer drink recipes to beat the heat and keep you hydrated and refreshed all through the day:- 1) Lime +Honey:- Lemon is full of Vit. C and Honey beats inflammation in your body. Mix equal parts of lime juice and honey in a glass of water.Adding ice is optional however I prefer all my drinks either room temperature or lukewarm. You can add mint leaves for additional flavour. 2) Flavoured Water:- We all know the importance of hydration in flushing out the toxins. Howevere ,sometimes plain watet can be boring to consume and for the same reasons I prefer to add…

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    5 Healthy Breakfast Options

     5 Healthy Breakfast Options! We all know the importance of eating good and healthy breakfast as it determines our energy levels at the start of the day. That’s why it’s important to make sure we eat healthy yet sumptuous meal for breakfast. Following are few of the healthy options that I have discovered over the years:- 1. Egg white Omelette Bowl of fruits(seasonal and local fruits only) 5-7 almonds Toast with eggwhite omlette Coffee/Tea/Green Tea/ (as per your choice) 2. Whole Wheat Pancakes Bowl of fruits or a glass of fresh fruit juice(stick to home made juice only and do not add any sugar or ice on top) Whole wheat…

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    6 Must-Haves For Your Bag!

    ‘6 Must-Haves For Your Bag!’ A hand-bag is like a mini world when you can’t carry your entire world with you😜And therefore I have compiled a list of 6 must-haves for your bag! 1. Wallet:- Definately the most important thing in your handbag. Make sure you arrange your cards and Id and money nicely. The more you respect it,more you will receive. Also keep shopping membership cards and credit or debit card on two different sides so you don’t mistake one for the other when in rush. 2. Mobile and Powerbank:– It’s difficult to imagine life without a phone nowadays.It’s no more a luxury, it has become a necessity. Mostof us work…

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    Life Is In Small Events!

    ‘Life Is In Small Events!’ I am writing this after an hour long conversation with a friend who casually justified a lie saying , “It’s a small time lie,it does’nt matter!” and I turned around and said “Life is about small events, big things are very few in number!” On a personal level that”s exactly what I have learnt from my two biggest inspirations i.e my parents. Come to think of it,we spend 12 years in schooling just to experience that 1 day of hearing ‘Yes, your application has been accepted by our university!’ And that hapiness does’nt even last for a more than 10 days when we start to…