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7 Tips to Remove Harmful Colors and Protect Your Skin/Hair

7 Tips to Remove Harmful Colors and Protect Your Skin/Hair

Holi, is a festival of fun, dance, sweets and a whiff of Holi colours. Whether you joyfully take part in the celebrations and get bathed in an amalgamation of colours or wait till friends and family members find and drench you, there is no escaping colours during Holi. After all, in India, it’s Bura na maano holi hai.”

Traditionally, Holi was celebrated with dry gulal, organic colours made using flowers, and buckets of water. Unfortunately, the natural colours have now been replaced with splashes of synthetic colour. The after-effects of...


6 Amazing Tips for an Organic Lifestyle

6 Amazing Tips for an Organic Lifestyle

Is an organic lifestyle meant for someone like me? Why should I adapt to an organic lifestyle? Isn’t living organically means being a hippy, sleeping under trees and eating just raw vegetables? These are just a few of the many questions people have in their mind regarding adapting to an organic lifestyle.

Truth is just anyone can move to an organic lifestyle. And no, you don’t need to leave your house or anything you love. It is about living a natural and healthy life and caring for the environment as much as yourself (if...


5 Signs That Your Gut is Unhealthy and Needs Attention

5 Signs That Your Gut is Unhealthy and Needs Attention

Anywhere you go, it seems like everyone is talking about the importance of taking probiotics and its effectiveness in improving gut health. Clearly, gut health is the new fitness buzzword doing the rounds.

Research has revealed that your gut health has a direct connection with your vital body organs, such as brain, heart, and liver and is critical for overall well-being. There are several studies that trace the roots of obesity and even Alzheimer’s, back to an unhealthy gut.

The question here is if everything is happening inside, how do...


5 Ways to Empower Women and Girls and Make a Difference in Their Lives

5 Ways to Empower Women and Girls and Make a Difference in Their Lives

Last evening I had a movie night out with my girl gang and we went for the much talked-about movie ‘Thappad’. It was such an eye opener. Most of us associate women empowerment only with the poor and backward section of our society. However, the movie made me realize that an educated, independent lawyer is sometimes as much in need of empowerment as the poor, uneducated domestic help.

Although you may argue that women have come a long way in terms of empowerment, a lot of progress still needs to be made. Let us...


Simple Skincare Tips to Survive the Changing Weather

Simple Skincare Tips to Survive the Changing Weather

Summer is great for many things: swimming, ice-creams, sunburns, vacation, general lethargy, and a lot more. But one thing that tops the list is how your skin behaves in summer. Of course, your skin takes its own sweet time to face the transition from the cooler weather of spring and adjust to the summer heat. However, once the skin adjusts to summer it glows. 

Summer means no more winter-lotions while the skin gets to breathe. And all the extra moisture in the air keeps your skin hydrated.

But…

Just when your skin starts enjoying...