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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...


5 Effective Tips to Naturally Detox Your Body

5 Effective Tips to Naturally Detox Your Body

You have had too many glasses of wine, soaked it up with pizza and completely forgot about the cheese butter sandwich you devoured as your breakfast. And now you have got guilt.  To get rid of the guilt (and the calories), cue a panic detox diet.

But which detox diet to choose from?  When we searched for it online, there were so many options that we felt overwhelmed. And a little confused. And a tad depressed.

So we turned to the experts and got a unanimous response that our body already has a wonderful...


7 Miraculous Benefits of Coconut Oil for Kids

7 Miraculous Benefits of Coconut Oil for Kids

I love winters! I love the mist, the chill, and I love a cup of hot coffee while binge-watching my favourite shows all wrapped up in a blanket.

But I have a confession to make. As the winter makes its way to the northern part of our country, I conveniently plan a vacation to the south. As much as I love winters, my kids dread the dry skin ushered in by the chilly winds. Dry skin can be very uncomfortable. Especially for the children.

I often wondered if there is a way out where I along...


Can Virgin Coconut Oil Treat Fungal Infections Such as Ringworm

Can Virgin Coconut Oil Treat Fungal Infections Such as Ringworm

Fungal diseases can affect anyone. These infections are caused by fungi that are everywhere around us and are often harmless. But they sometimes affect people with low immunity. Mild fungal infections are very common and can cause redness and rashes in the skin.

Ringworm is itchy, uncomfortable fungal infections that can be hard to remove. It can happen anywhere on your skin but is most common on the arms and the scalp area. Due to its name, many people believe that ringworm is caused by a worm or a living parasite. However, it is...