The internet is chock-a-block with beauty writers advising you to put lemon juice on your face. Why? The fruit's high levels of vitamin C, citric acids and antioxidants are perfect for busting dead skin cells, lightening age spots, getting rid of unwanted freckles and clearing up a tan, among ... Read More about Why you should NEVER put pure lemon juice on your face. NEVER.
Turmeric is pretty much skincare's magic elixir, tackling everything from acne and hyper-pigmentation to wrinkles and eczema. But many of us are super-wary of putting this bright yellow spice on our faces, since the Lisa Simpson look is not really too attractive on normal mortals. So, how to reap ... Read More about Beauty DIY: How to remove turmeric stains from your skin
For the past few decades, beauty products containing even the merest hint of rose have been seen as old-fashioned. However, all that's fast changing as science proves what the Romans and Indians knew more than a 1,000 years back: Rose water is packed with skin soothing and complexion ... Read More about 7 ways in which rose water trumps every other beauty product!
Could there be anything more millennial than a squishy avocado? Whether blended into a smoothie, mashed into guacamole, or spread over toast, this buttery fruit has been ruling our palates, nutrition plans – and Instagram profiles – for a while now. An Australian cafe has turned it into coffee ... Read More about Forget the fruit, stock up on avocado leaves instead
My love for everything French is well documented. And if there is one single place I was to choose for settling down in this country, it would definitely be Provence, in the South of France. Not only is Provence one of the most beautiful regions in the world, it's also the epitome of slow and ... Read More about The Beauty Gypsy Review: Bastide brings Provence to the world with a new skincare range