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Lena Dunham goes naked to promote inclusivity

LOS ANGELES: Actress Lena Dunham says she would rather go naked than promote exclusivity in fashion.She has distanced herself from her collaboration with Revolve after the brand was accused of fat-shaming.

Night-time beauty regime to follow

The skin repairs itself from the day's stress during the night, so it is necessary to give your skin equal attention before you go to bed so that it looks rejuvenated the next morning.

Hangovers might last longer than you think

f you think the effects of a booze session on your thoughts and performance may get over the next day, you may be wrong. It lasts longer than a day, say researchers, cautioning people to avoid activities such as driving.

How to incorporate natural ingredients in skincare regime

It is very important to decipher the ingredients in the product you use in your day-to-day skin care regime. As the skin is continuously exposed to such ingredients it will greatly affect the skin health, so make sure you are adding more such ingredients in your day-to-day life.

Why Women are the new media?

"If you want something said, ask a man; if you want something DONE, ask a woman." Margaret Thatcher, the  Iron Lady and the first woman Prime Minister of Britain had quoted this back in the 20th century.

How to pick scents according to season

Todays youth have been indulging themselves to take care of their skin very diligently and meticulously by using different creams, moisturizers and nourishers according to their skin and seasons. Similarly, your deodorant too needs changes with variations in seasons.

5 amazing healing benefits of Neem to beat your monsoon woes

Neem has been referred to as a "wonder herb" for the many beneficial properties it possesses. It has as many as 130 different biologically-active compounds that enhance the well-being of several bodyparts such as skin, hair and blood, among others.

Benefits of lipstick

Lipstick is surely a go-to makeup, whether it is a quick fix or for a much detailed party look. It is the most important makeup that instantly changes the face from looking drab to diva and also has some skin benefits.

Tips to get luxury loft look for your home

 A lofted design is a great way to use all the unoccupied spaces in our home. Lofts are not only modern but interesting and leave many options open for a creativity and make exciting and useful areas in your home.

New book tells you how to be happy like Laughing Buddha

A new book with the jolly Laughing Buddha, whose large potbelly symbolises happiness, good luck and abundance, on its front cover explores the secret universe of happiness and the various ways one can go about experiencing it.

Get the right shoe size while shopping online

 The biggest concern for shoppers while buying shoes online is the right size. Though the size chart is universal but the manufacturing of each brand differs from the other, which becomes a challenge to shop footwear online so make sure you are making this task hassle free by keeping in mind few steps.

New 'e-skin' brings sense of touch, pain to prosthetic hands

A team of engineers, including one of an Indian-origin, has developed a novel e-dermis that will enable amputees perceive a real sense of touch through the fingertips of their prosthetics.

Twin with your dad on Father's Day

When you take your father out on a date on Father's Day on Sunday, try coordinating your attire with his clothes, taking a leaf out of your childhood.

Be a head-turner this Eid

With Eid around the corner and festive shopping on the go, how about splurging on some fashion trends to make a style statement?

Say no to pre-vacation packing stress

Packing for summer holidays along with beauty and make-up essentials could be a task in itself. While it is crucial to pack right, one can't afford to miss make-up essentials for morning to evening looks, say experts.

Skin hydration tips to beat the summer heat

The heat is here and so are the summer fun activities. So, if youre wondering how to make those dry patches on your face very smooth, just make sure of following some basic routines.

Remedies for losing weight - different ways for water or fat retention bodies

The lesser we eat, the more we reduce,” it is a misconception that majority of people have about reducing weight (OBESITY). But the truth is that the right amount of balanced diet and regular exercise can help you get best of physical mental and psychological well being. Obesity is an established social disease and a health risk for a sizeable share of the population including children and adolescents and that is most alarming. It’s not only a physiological disorder related to dietary habits but also to a great extent, relates to the psychological barriers that we face in the  stressful lifestyle that we have adopted.

Simple cheesy treats for a perfect evening

Cheese is a versatile ingredient and can be used to cook up different evening snacks like a tart or a cheese potato stick.

Tired of black, green tea? Try blue tea now

Green tea and black tea are common, but how about trying the blue tea? This variant not only gives you a good taste but provides plenty of health benefits too

Love your jewellery? Treat it with love too

Don't just dump your jewellery in a box after taking it off. Keep them properly in fabric lined compartments, clean those expensive pieces with warm water and dishwashing soap and get them re-polished once in a while, suggest experts.


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