Ingredient Spotlight : Dried Chamomile Flowers For Skin & Hair

chamomile for skin

This month I started a new series called Ingredient Spotlight in which I talk about the benefits of a particular skin/hair care ingredient and how it can be used in your DIY recipes in simple yet effective ways. The first ingredient about which I wrote was Kaolin Clay – the gentlest clay for skin . Today I thought to write about the ingredient I have been using for past 6 months in […]

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Handmade , Natural & Sustainable Skin and Hair Care With Jiva Vrksa

Jiva Vrksa Products Review

I was recently introduced to a brand called Jiva Vrksa . This skincare line is different from the brands I have used till now – the reason I was too attracted towards their products. They promote the concept of ‘ayurvedic skincare’ in true sense by using a combination of traditional skincare recipes handed down through many generations.  Every ingredient that you will find on the list of their products can be […]

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Life Update : Part 1

  A lot of you come on my blog to look for skincare and haircare tips and products . But some of you (who actually stick around and support me , I love you all a lot!) have a genuine interest in me as a person. To talk and share more about me / my life with you guys , I am starting a new series on my blog ‘Life […]

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Natural Skincare With That1too.com

Natural Skincare With That1too.com

Let us admit – Shopping is our mood buster. Right? For me , shopping for clothes and food for my skin makes all my worries go away for a while. Skin Food? Yes! That is the term I use for anything I put on on my face Okay, so let’s come back to my shopping. I had an important exam yesterday , which had made my all week go in […]

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Things I Have Learnt By 20

Glitter Naturally Blog

Hello Hello! Today i.e 29th January , I turn 20 . 20 sounds as if I have turned or become too old today. Anyways aging is a beautiful thing which means you’re healthy as you’re growing old. I started my 20th on a great note as I got a chance to fulfill my dream of starting a small business to promote organic skincare in India by starting Blend It Raw Apothecary. […]

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The Winter Skincare Rules I Swear By

Winter Skincare

I do not know about you , but winter is the hardest season for my skin. My skin does get oily in summers which I absolutely hate , but winter is the bane for my skin. My skin becomes extremely dry and don’t talk about my nose which is always red. But few things do save me from extreme winter skin woes and I follow them by heart. I am […]

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Conscious Care For The Hands

take care of dry hands

Our hands age faster than we imagine : I think we all can agree. Everyday our hands are exposed to pollutants more than any other part of our body. Especially in winters our hands face the harsh climate which makes them worn out , dry and dull. We often neglect our hands and pay more attention to our face. But our hands require the special treatment as well. To keep […]

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Stealing My Grandmother’s Beauty Secret – Washing Face with Soap Bars

organic soaps

With the introduction of face washes and face cleansers , bar soaps have gotten a bad rapport in the market. People claim using bar soaps to be drying. I agree with them in saying this that bar soaps steal moisture away from your skin but not all bars are made the same way. Conventional soaps available in the market only contain chemicals which are more harmful for our skin cells […]

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