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Skip a Matte Finish and Opt for a Light Shimmer

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For girls who love a beaming glow, rejoice! Contrary to popular belief, bronzer is an awesome product to use during every season, not just in the warm summer months. As fall approaches, don’t toss your golden bronze powder just yet – instead, read on to find out why and how you can still use it [...]

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Clean & Clear Morning Burst Skin Brightening Cleanser

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After we groggily wake up in the morning and finally forgo the warmth of our bed, we turn our attention to bigger issues. Namely, getting ready for the day ahead. It’s common knowledge that the best way to start your day, wake up, and freshen up is by washing your face. Yes, it is as [...]

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beauty products

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When it comes to beauty products, it’s not necessary to splurge for more expensive items. Sometimes a little DIY works just as well. And when you do indulge in some more expensive products, we have some tips to get the most bang for your buck. These 6 tips will have you looking gorgeous without setting [...]

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Control excess oil by cleansing

Control excess oil by cleansing

Cleansing is the first step to proper skin care, especially during monsoons. Veethi Telang shares easy tips on cleansing your skin the right way and achieving an enviable matte look. It’s a home thing Monsoon – when rains aren’t the only thing plaguing your lifestyle! The untimely breakouts and excessive oiliness are enough of a [...]

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For your eyes only

For your eyes only

Your eyes are the focus point on your face and to look youthful, it’s important to keep dark circles, wrinkles and puffiness at bay. Apeksha tells you how. Eye troubles The area around our eyes has the thinnest and most delicate skin. If it’s not taken care of regularly, it’ll be the first to show [...]

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5 foods that are amazing for your complexion

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Take some time off your topical treatments. Veethi Telang lists 5 foods that you must include in your diet to enhance your complexion and appear bright and glowing, all the time. 1. Lemon What do you do when life gives you lemons? You take them! Thanks to the load of Vitamin C, lemons are well-known [...]

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The many roles of petroleum jelly

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The wonder product sitting in your vanity shelf is more useful that you thought. Veethi Telang describes the extraordinary roles of petroleum jelly. 1. Skin hydration: Keep petroleum jelly handy in your purse every time your skin feels dry and dehydrated. This wondrous jelly will skilfully fill in the gaps between skin cells, giving you [...]

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DIY salon looks

DIY salon looks

      There’s nothing like the feeling you get right after you’ve had your hair, skin and nails professionally done at a salon. But since not everyone has the time to regularly spend hours getting expensive beauty treatments, here is how to get a salon blowout, gel manicure and facial at home. For the [...]

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24 Hour Makeover Trick

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We’ve all done it. You wake up one morning, look in the mirror, and you finally see it. You’ve let yourself go just a bit. However, aware of the situation or not, most busy women simply don’t have the time to create a comprehensive beauty plan to get themselves where they want to be, nor [...]

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Eye Make Up Remover Gel, Moisturizing vs Revlon ColorStay Eye& Lip Make Up Remover

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Eye make up removers are definitley a must when you like to wear dark long lasting lipstick or even just a regular black mascara. If you wear water proof mascara you had better look into an eye make up remover like either Almay Eye Make Up Remover Gel, Moisturizing or Revlon ColorStay Eye& Lip Make [...]

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Apply Perfect Morning Make Up

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Every morning at approximately 7:00 a.m…(snooze)…OK maybe 7:15…(snooze)…7:30 (snooze)…7:45… Every morning at 7:45 a.m. I hear the dreaded sound of the worst noise I’ll hear all day. That high-pitched BEEP BEEP BEEP that gently sweeps in like an elegant morning songbird, trying to ravenously peck your eyes out. Let’s get one thing straight: I am [...]

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Bangels

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As loose and elbow length sleeves are in vogue your forearm is visible making plenty of space to wear bangles. So another Eid style tip is to match your bangles with the laces or ribbons you use. I personally like ‘Kaanch ki Churiyan’ they are available in almost every bold color you can think of. [...]

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natural nail whitening treatments

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Nails play a vital role in making hands soft and beautiful, unhealthy, yellow, untrimmed make hands ugly. Mostly ladies use nail polish to hide yellow nails for enhancing their beauty certainly, nail colors could be used as an accessory for looking fabulous. However without nail color application you can acquire glamourous and stunning looks, for [...]

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Polka Dots Nails

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Nail art has become very popular for last few years, creative and artistic and unique nail designs not only work as an accessory but also adds freshness and beauty to the hands. Now every fashion conscious lady follows the nail panting trends. Nail art is a beautiful way to spice up your look, it can [...]

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Pastels nail shades

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Best 3 summer nail polish trends- summer nail trends 2013 that I am going to share will add a touch of elegance to your dresses this summer. Nails are the perfect accessory for this season from chic light to glowing dark nail colors are the mantra for manicure and pedicure. See this link for summer [...]

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Oiling is a must for healthy hair and scalp

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We’re often bombarded with beauty fundas by our grandmums, friends, beauty bloggers and glossies. Here we try separating some beauty facts from fiction. 1. A glass of warm water with lemon and honey first thing in the morning for glowing skin and a slimmer figure… Partially true. If you’re drinking lemon water, which is rich [...]

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Don’t lose hair

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Tired of seeing the drain clogged with your hair? Or strands of hair on your pillow when you wake up? On an average, we lose 100 strands of hair a day. Hair growth follows a pattern—the growth phase (anagen), the transition phase (catagen) and shedding phase (telogen). During anagen, the hair fibres are anchored to [...]

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you can keep you nails healthy and beautiful all year around

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Now, you can keep you nails healthy and beautiful all year around. Here are a few easy-to-follow tips. 1. Plate right Just like your skin, what you feed your body also affects the health and feel of your nails. Include biotin-rich foods like eggs, soy, whole grains and chicken/mutton liver. Also, include plenty of veggies [...]

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A greasy face

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A greasy face Don’t confuse luminosity with grease. A luminous skin glows; while an oily one looks messy and dirty. If you have skin with overworking sebaceous glands, use a face primer and follow it up with an oil-free foundation. Stick to gel-based skin-care products. Avoid using creamy eyeshadows and blushes. Always set the makeup [...]

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hairstyle elegantly

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Hair: When it comes to bouffants, it is important to get the height right. Natasha has just the right amount of hair piled on top, while letting the rest flow down. The bejewelled hairband complements the hairstyle elegantly. Eyes: Well-defined eyes, long lashes, generous coats of mascara on both upper and lower lashes, and platinum [...]

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