I can't begin to count the number of times I've been asked this question: If I put on moisturiser/night cream/sunscreen/makeup/ANYTHING, won't it stop my skin from breathing? Shouldn't I just leave my face bare, at least for a few hours everyday, so that my skin can breathe? Are there any specific ... Read More about Beauty fact or fiction: Does your skin need to “breathe”?
Ah! Hormones. Don't we adore them? The little buggers are responsible for so much that's wonderfully insane about our existence – like painfully terrifying acne, thinning hair, unwearable skinny jeans, mood swings, insomnia and out-of-control food cravings. However, the truth is it's not the ... Read More about 14 Natural ways to balance your hormones (no major life change needed!)
Between St. Patrick's Day, Emma Stone, Lindsay Lohan, George Clooney and Liam Neeson, it seems the Irish are taking over our world. And that's hardly surprising, considering the beauty of the Irish has been renowned across continents for centuries. Which is why we've dug up some of the most ... Read More about Skip the booze, try these fabulous Irish beauty recipes for St. Patrick’s Day!
If you have ever been to India, hung around for more than five minutes with an Indian family or looked at photos of the country's rural landscape, it would have been impossible to miss a mention of mustard oil. It's not only the prettiest crop in Indian farms but also has some of the most potent ... Read More about Acne? Dry lips? Hair loss? Mustard oil tackles all these woes (and more!)
While focusing on sun protection, we usually forget another major skin culprit: Pollution. Think smog. Dirt. Dust. Car exhaust. Industrial emissions. Heavy metals. Household vapours. Cigarette smoke. And so much more that doesn’t just damage the ozone layer but also wreaks havoc on our complexions, ... Read More about Beauty recipe: This DIY face pack wants to protect your skin from pollution