What are the Causes and Types of Eczema?


Eczema is any superficial inflammation of the epidermis. This condition causes itching, redness, oozing, crusting, scaling and pigmentation of the skin. It is a painful skin condition that may cause some embarrassment or debilitation. So, it maybe useful to know the causes that can further irritate your skin and the different types of this condition. Fact : …


Home Remedies for Dark Circles

Dark Circles

Our stressful lifestyles of over-working and sleeping for fewer hours in the day, have made dark circles a common phenomenon. They can be caused by a variety of factors like: Improper Diet Insufficient Water Intake Prolonged Illness Lack of Sleep Too much exposure to Computers Excessive Stress There are several simple remedies that you can …


Vodka Tricks to Make Your Skin Glow

Skin Glow

Can vodka make you glow? Vodka is known for many things, from easing intense conversations to improving your confidence on the dance floor. Yet, it has never been touted as a beauty enhancer. In reality, however, vodka can act as a wonderful beauty aid to make your skin glow and your hair shine. Vodka, the …


How To Firm Up That Cellulite?

Cellulite Firm

How Do you Tackle Cellulite? Nobody wants cellulite hanging off their bellies and thighs. It is a common, albeit unwelcome addition to most people’s bodies as they grow older. Yet, there are ways to tackle it and make it less noticeable. Exercise Right Cellulite may not disappear entirely, but if the underlying muscles are toned …


Do you Have an Allergy to Household Items?


You may be familiar with dust, pollen or peanut allergy, but did you know that almost everything in the environment could be an allergen, according to Dr. Matthew Zirwas at the Werner Medical Centre, Ohio. There are lesser-known substances that can be found lying around your house, which can cause allergic reactions. What are allergies? An …


How to Eat your Way to Healthy Hair

Healthy Hair Woman

You must have seen many commercials for shampoos, conditioners and hair serums featuring sleek models swishing their thick, shiny, long tresses. While hair products can definitely play a role in the texture and appearance of your hair, it is also worth revisiting your diet. A healthy diet may after all be the key to that …


6 foods that trigger adult acne

Puberty and adolescence is a harrowing period for most boys and girls due to the one irritating condition that makes their social life miserable – acne. As an adult, you rejoice that at last you’ve been rid of those lousy zits all over your face. But wait, mother nature doesn’t let you off that easily! …


Could Botox prevent irregular heartbeats?

Botox for the heart

Most people know Botox (Botulinum toxin) as the ‘wonder injection’ that magically removes facial wrinkles in ageing celebrities and film stars. A growing number of well-heeled high society folk also seem to be turning to it maintain their beautiful looks. But now it seems Botox may be useful in matters of the heart and not …


“Tummy Tuck” surgery risks to consider

Fed up with that bulging waistline? With the ubiquitous availability of specialized aesthetic body-shaping surgical centres across India, more and more people are opting for the quick-fix solution – the “Tummy Tuck”. Costing anywhere between $1500 to $2500, this procedure is no longer limited to just celebrities and bollywood stars. Cosmetic surgeons are seeing more housewives, …