Cosmetics

5 DIY Masks That Are Effective In Removing Blackheads

Blackheads are tiny and bumpy spots that you can see mostly on your nose, chin, and forehead. These are clogged follicles of hair. This is the reason why they appear like black dots, and hence, are called blackheads. It is a very mild type of acne that occurs very commonly.[.....]

5 Serious Side Effects Of Vaginal Tightening Creams

Vaginal tightening creams and gels are full of chemicals. They put you at a risk of irritation, allergic reactions, and discomfort. If the chemicals change your vagina’s bacterial balance, you might develop bacterial vaginosis or a yeast infection. Feminine products also pose the risk of endocrine disruption. Plus, if you have an STD, tightening creams might mask the symptoms. It can be passed on to your partner if left untreated. Even worse, it will even more damage to your vagina.

20 Uses Of Hydrogen Peroxide You Didn’t Know About

Everyone should have a bottle of hydrogen peroxide at home simply for the plethora of uses it offers. An antibacterial, antiviral and an anti-acne agent, hydrogen peroxide is naturally produced in the body by the white blood cells to enhance your immunity. It can be used to freshen your vegetables and clean your kitchen cabinets and refrigerator. It can also be used as an oral cleanser as well as to clean your nails and as a foot soak if you have athlete’s foot. You can use it to brighten up your whites and clean your contact lens. Hydrogen peroxide is beneficial in maintaining the pH balance of the skin, cleaning your lungs and ears, and aiding the immune system. It also serves as an antiseptic and hair bleach.

7 Easy And Effective Ways For Natural Teeth Whitening

It is easy to whiten teeth at home with some naturally available substances. Baking soda is one such which is known for its cleansing properties. Diluted hydrogen peroxide, activated charcoal and apple cider vinegar too promise pearly whites. You could try the Ayurvedic method of oil pulling or munch on strawberries or even clean your teeth with banana rind for quick result.

Natural Remedies And Tips To De-Tan

Simple home-made masks can work wonders on tanned sk in. Try an egg white and honey mask. Egg white bleaches your skin and makes it smooth by tightening pores. Honey’s antibacterial properties and antioxidants can slow aging and make your skin glow. Mix 1 egg white with 1 Tbsp honey. Apply this on your tanned skin, and leave it on for an hour. Then, wash off with water and a gentle face wash.

Symptoms Of Breast Implant Rupture

Initially, when breast implants were first developed, rupturing was a common problem as the implant walls were very. Over time, the durability of the implant wall has improved and modern implants rupture occasionally.1 Breast implants are typically filled with saline or silicone gel and these implants may rupture because of[.....]

How To Safely Remove Ear Wax At Home

Earwax is a part of your body's natural ear cleansing process. It protects your ear from dirt and infections while also lubricating the ear canal. However, excess earwax can cause blockage and needs to be removed. Using cotton swabs tends to push earwax deeper but there several natural home remedies that can be used to remove earwax safely and effectively.

Chasing The Sleep Fairy: Does Tea Help?

Herbal teas are consumed worldwide to tackle sleep problems. Some popular herbs that are thought to help insomnia are chamomile, valerian, lemon balm, and passion flower. Ayurveda prescribes ashwagandha as a potent herb against insomnia. Scientific research has not conclusively proved the efficacy of herbal teas to combat sleeplessness. While most herbal teas are safe to drink, experts caution that people on medication should check with their medical service providers.

10 Easy Tips On How To Tackle Dry Skin

The first time out in my swimsuit last summer, I was self-conscious for a whole new reason. It wasn’t about my stomach or how my butt looked. It was about my skin. My brother-in-law teased that he needed an extra pair of sunglasses to look at my legs. I’m Irish.[.....]

6 Tips For Thicker And Longer Hair

You too can now have longer and thicker hair. Adopt a few simple habits and apply natural DIY hair masks to have strong hair. Stop overwashing, avoid blow drying or ironing your hair, drink water, eat healthy, and be careful when selecting a conditioner. Overnight hair growth mask, deep-conditioning mask, and milk and honey mask can be applied for thicker and longer hair.

Pimples Inside The Nose: Causes And Ways To Treat Them

Tackling pimples and acne on your skin are bad enough, without having the added problem of boils and bumps inside your nose! If you do find a pimple inside your nose, dealing with it correctly can help prevent infection or further complications like cellulitis or cavernous sinus thrombosis. Simple care and hygiene make all the difference, supplemented by topical treatments and warm compresses to ease the discomfort. Be prepared to take antibiotics if you have a bad case that is a furuncle or a carbuncle.

How To Take A Shower The Right Way

Your daily shower is an important aspect of maintaining personal hygiene and good health. Tips and tricks like showering in lukewarm water, avoiding long and frequent showers, using mild soaps, and applying hydrating oils or lotions immediately post-shower should be taken care of. Ayurveda suggests, to avoid bathing soon after a meal, as it weakens digestion.

10 Harmful Side Effects Of Makeup

In a world where your life is judged by how great you look in your Facebook posts and Instagram pics, there is a constant expectation to look your best all the time. Wanting to be always selfie-ready, however, comes at a price. The makeup industry has been telling women for years how[.....]

The Benefits Of Grapeseed Oil For Skin

Extracted from the seeds of wine grapes, grapeseed oil is a viable, all natural alternative to chemical-based cosmetics in skin care. It is known to treat acne, sunburn, tanning, even delay skin aging. Thanks to its antioxidant properties. In addition, the emollient properties of the oil makes it an effective moisturizer and a safe carrier oil for dilution of essential oil(s).

How To Minimize And Shrink Pores On Your Face Naturally

Cleanse your face with gentle products such as an infusion of marigold flowers, pulp of a ripe tomato, plain yogurt, or a mix of beaten egg whites and lemon juice, to remove dirt and oil that can clog your pores. Avoid greasy makeup and do remember to always remove makeup before going to bed. Be sure to exfoliate your skin regularly (about once a week!).