• Fri, Apr 28, 2017
  • Opt for facials as per skin type

    Updated: Apr, 27, 201706:00 PM

    There are different kind of facials for different purposes and skin types. While de-tan facial helps remove tanning mostly for oily skin, gold radiance facial suits all skin types, say experts.
    Opt for facials as per skin type
    Bharti Taneja, Director of Alps Beauty Clinic and Academy, and Richa Singh, CEO at Bigstylist, an online portal which provides at-home beauty and grooming services, have listed facials that you could opt for:De-tan facial: De-tan facials suit oily skin that gets sun-tanned. The creams used for this facial cut the melanin on the skin, hence gives immediate de-tan results.Diamond facial: This facial is ideal for special occasions, and suits dry, oily as well as combination skin types. Mostly chosen for wedding, parties or festivals. The fine dust massage cream used for this facial reduces signs of ageing, acne as well as lends a whitening effect to the skin.Aromatherapy facial: The aromatic oils used in aroma therapy facial have potent curative and permeating ability. Experts analyse skin type and accordingly suggest the oil which when...
  • How to protect skin from sunburn How to protect skin from sunburn
    Updated: Apr, 23, 201707:47 PM

    Stock up coconut oil, jojoba oil and drink a lot of water to keep sunburn at bay, say experts.

  • Makeup hacks when you’re under the weather Makeup hacks when you’re under the weather
    Updated: Apr, 21, 201706:00 AM

    Being sick is such a pain. As much as you would rather crawl back into bed and sleep the whole thing off, you still have to be a real person and do things when you’re sick — like go to college, work,...

  • Beauty Mantra: Easy and effective remedies for sunburns Beauty Mantra: Easy and effective remedies for sunburns
    Updated: Apr, 21, 201705:45 AM

    Summer can be a cruel time, when the scorching rays of the sun can cause havoc in our daily lives. For many of us, despite our best efforts to protect our skin from sun damage with sunscreen, we end...

  • Know which facial features are most likely to be inherited Know which facial features are most likely to be inherited
    Updated: Apr, 20, 201707:05 PM

    Examining 3-D face models of nearly 1,000 female twins, researchers have found that the shapes of the end of the nose, the area above and below the lips, cheekbones and the inner corner of the eye are...

  • Anti-ageing myths debunked Anti-ageing myths debunked
    Updated: Apr, 18, 201708:59 PM

    Green juices are blood cleansers that can help your face glow and having a certain quantity of water will help you attain clean skin are some of the anti-aging myths that people are following blindly.

  • Keep body odour at bay in summer Keep body odour at bay in summer
    Updated: Apr, 17, 201701:20 PM

    The problem of body odour persists a lot in summer when the scorching heat causes excessive sweating. Getting rid of unwanted hair and taking a shower are some ways to check it, say experts.

  • Combat sweat with natural fabrics Combat sweat with natural fabrics
    Updated: Apr, 16, 201705:50 PM

    It's best to wear natural fabrics to beat the heat and to keep skin problems at bay, say experts.

  • Chemicals in cosmetics cause infertility: IVF experts Chemicals in cosmetics cause infertility: IVF experts
    Updated: Apr, 13, 201706:45 AM

    Cosmetics such as nail polish, antibacterial soaps, anti-ageing creams -- all with high chemical contents -- cause severe negative effects on female fertility besides having several other...

  • Lisa Ray gets 'real' about beauty business Lisa Ray gets 'real' about beauty business
    Updated: Apr, 12, 201704:14 PM

    Actress and model Lisa Ray is serious about the beauty business and will soon be seen in a documentary based on the beauty world.