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Greek Hairdos To Try In 2022

10 Greek Hairdos To Try In 2022

If you imagine a Greek woman, the image that will emerge in your mind will be of a woman with a gorgeous hairdo. But little do you know that there is much more to Greek updos than you know. Here in this blog, we’ll discuss various hairdos of Greek women.

What Is A Greek Hairdo?

A Greek hairdo is indeed different from others but it is simple. It isn’t over glamorous or extra modern. It is a hairstyle that has a rich tradition and history dating back to ancient Greek. But today hairstyles are considered the epitome of modernity and fashion.

Should I Try A Greek Updo?

The biggest advantage of Greek hairdos is that they are for everyone. Whether you have long hair or short locks, you can easily find a Greek hairstyle matching your face shape. Also, you need not worry about your curly or straight hair as there are hairdos for every type of hair. The only thing you need to keep in mind while choosing a Greek updo is to follow the process in letter and spirit.

Let’s start looking for a perfect Greek hairstyle matching with your face shape

  1. Glam Goddess
Glam Goddess

Tweak the ancient goddess look to make it a glam goddess. Start with creating a clean puff in the front and tie the rest of the locks with satin or lace hair bands. Also, create three different layers, adjacent to each other and tie them to keep the grip. It is the easiest of all Greek hairdos you can try. Also, wear some matching jewelry. If you have fair skin, you will look like the model in the picture.

  1. Gardener’s Charm
Gardener’s Charm

It is a dream hairdo for every Greek bride but only a few can get it right as it involves a lot of pin work and some hair firmness gel. The kind of curls and the firmness you need for this hairdo are difficult to achieve without pins and gel. In the picture, you can see curls pulled behind in the shape of a bouquet and accessorized with white roses. If you are a to-be bride, you can try this hairdo.

  1. Greek Spit
Greek Spit

Another simple hairdo, Greek Spit is the game of clubbing two to three braids at the side and leaving the other tresses loose. It involves pulling the braid from the front hair, swaying backward where it is clubbed with the other braids and crowns. But you will need long and straight hair for this updo. Its advantage is that it gives volume and bounce to hair. Also, it matches almost all face shapes. It is a good hairstyle if you want to frame your face shape.

  1. Messy Bun
Messy Bun

In ancient Greek, slaves used to make messy buns because they had little time to style their hair. But in modern times, it is one of the top Red Carpet looks. And the thing that makes it easy and stunning is the mess you create with your … Read more

Bipash’s Baby Bump

Achieving motherhood is the priciest moment for a woman and the newest mom-to-be on the block is the Bengali beauty, Bipasha Basu. Ever since she married Karan Singh Grover, her fans were waiting for the good news that she broke on Tuesday through a heartfelt note and a picture.

Read Bipasha Basu’s Post Here….

The Jism actress wrote, that a new time, a new phase, and a new light added another unique shade to their prism of life. Making them a little more whole than they used to be. They began their life individually and then they met each other and from then they were two. Too much love for only two, seemed a little unfair for them to see…so soon, they who once were two would become three. A creation manifested by their love, their baby would join them soon and add to their glee. She thanked everyone for the unconditional love, prayers, and good wishes as they were and would always be a part of them. She again thanked people for being a part of their lives and manifesting with them another beautiful life, their baby.

Bipasha Basu Shows Her Baby Bump….

The parents-to-be are happy as they show the baby bump in the Insta picture. Bipasha Basu looks pretty in an oversized white linen shirt that doubles up as a dress. The buttons of the shirt are left open and unattended to show the baby bump. And the sleeve drop on one side looks necessary to highlight her effortless look. Also, she styled her thick luscious long tresses to soft and wavy perfection to match her signature classic winger linear makeup. Karan Singh Grover is also seen in a chic white shirt to compliment his wife.

When Did Bipasha Basu And Karan Singh Grover Meet?

Karan Singh Grover is a popular TV star from Ekta Kapoor’s TV show Kasautii Zindagii Kay 2. He starred as Mr. Bajaj in the show. He also worked in Dill Mill Gayye, Qubool Hai, Kitni Mast Hai Zindagi, and Dil Dosti Dance. He met Bipasha Basu on the sets of the 2015 movie Alone. A year later in 2016, they got married as per Bengali traditions. The couple recently co-starred in the web series Dangerous.

Kaya’s 11 Most Popular Beauty Treatments

Kaya’s 11 Most Popular Beauty Treatments

If you are looking for skin care treatment, Kaya Skin Clinic’s customized treatment options could help maintain a youthful appearance even at an advanced age. These are in-clinic services provided by seasoned dermatologists and therapists

Pigmentation Treatment

Pigmentation Reduction
  1. Pigmentation Reduction System – Superficial

This treatment is designed for curing dark spots, age-related spots, and other pigmentation issues. Products used for treatment are produced with carefully chosen ingredients.

• An Intense Clarity peel containing botanical extracts with excellent de-pigmentation properties
• Enhanced skin regeneration improves skin tone
• Botanical extracts reduce excess melanin production

Kaya offers a cream containing phytic and azelaic acid that is good for your skin. You can buy the product for use at home and get results within two weeks.

  1. Insta Clarity Laser Action

Kaya presents Insta Clarity Laser (Q-Switch Laser) therapy to remove unwanted spots and get clear and radiant skin. It is a quick action formula to get desired results.

• An invisible beam of laser targets the excess melanin and dark spots
• Gives clear skin in just one session

Anti-Aging Treatment

Anti-Aging Treatment
  1. Youth Brilliance – Early Signs

Control early signs of aging with the tri-active formula of the Intense Clarity Peel system developed by Kaya. It reduces fine lines and wrinkles, improves skin texture, and gives younger-looking skin.

• Derma Peels: Exfoliate the skin to reduce uneven patches
• Botanical Whitening Agents: Reduce age-related spots and pigmentation
• Wrinkle Lift Mask: Makes skin firmer firm and smooth

  1. Kaya Derma Regen 4 Layer Therapy – Anti-Aging Facial

It is an anti-aging facial that nourishes hydrates, moisturizes, and rejuvenates the skin. It is a four-step therapy that involves the use of freshly harvested seaweed.

• Seaweed softens the fine lines, evens out the skin tone, and enhances the moisturization level of the skin
• The massaging formula used boosts skin elasticity
• Seaweed facemask improves the skin hydration, clarity, and skin tone
• The fine mineral mask used activates skin revitalizing properties

Acne And Acne Scars Treatment

Acne And Acne Scars Treatment
  1. Rapid 360° Acne Clear System – Body

Let a dermatologist examine your skin and find the real reason for acne so they can take a holistic approach to treat your skin problem.

• A detailed skin examination to determine your skin type and condition
• Customized treatment plan including peels, medicines, and routine care
• Diet-related advice to strengthen your skin health

This customized treatment is suitable for all skin types and conditions. Since it is customized to suit individual needs, you can rest assured that it will help improve your skin condition.

  1. Kaya Skin Resurfacing

If you have acne scars and you are worried about their becoming permanent then you should go for this treatment. A dermatologist will evaluate your skin condition to find the right treatment that involves using a resurfacing laser.

• The non-ablative laser technology penetrates deeper into the skin and triggers the cells
• Activates collagen production needed for smooth skin

Kaya uses a patented Sapphire tip for the resurfacing … Read more

Makeup Tips For Your Old Mascara Wand

5 Makeup Tips For Your Old Mascara Wand

What do you of the mascara wand once the mascara is used up? If your answer is throwing the wand out then this blog is going to change your opinion forever. A mascara wand is a makeup accessory that you can use even when you aren’t using mascara. Or in other words, you can find more uses for the wand.

Some Potential Makeup Tips for Uses Of Mascara Wand

If you look at a wand, you will find that it is a handy tool that can be used for grooming eyebrows, setting dry hair, exfoliating lips, and improving your eyelashes. And you can use your old mascara wands without any training. But you need to sanitize the wand properly before it is made to use.

Here’re 5 makeup tips for uses of your old mascara wands

  1. Brush Your Eyebrows
Brush Your Eyebrows With Mascara Wand

Thinking of throwing your old mascara wand just because you haven’t used it for a long time! If yes, then think again as it can still be used for makeup especially grooming your eyebrows. Whether you want to apply brow gel to your eyebrows or simply want to brush the eyebrow hair to get neat and tidy eyebrows, your old mascara wand is the right tool for the job. A mascara wands can help in softening the harsh edges and lines of the eyeshadow. In this way, you can make your eyebrows look natural.

How To:

• Sanitize your old mascara wand with a detergent solution or alcohol
• Load up the mascara wand with a brow gel of your choice or Vaseline
• Gently brush your eyebrows with the mascara wand after makeup
Or
• Treat your eyebrows with a dark brown powder or dark brown eyeshadow
• Groom your eyebrows with your mascara wand and soften your eyebrows

Note: It is necessary to sanitize your old mascara wands before using the want. Sanitization will prevent bacterial infection with an old unused wand.

  1. Exfoliate Your Lips
Exfoliate Your Lips

If your lips are dry with flaking skin then you should exfoliate your lips and there is no harm in exfoliating your lips regularly. The old mascara wands lying unused in your vanity box could help in treating your lips. And there is little need to buy a brush when you have an old mascara wand. It is more useful than a toothbrush that women usually used for exfoliating their lips. The advantage of mascara wands is they don’t feel harsh on lips.

How To:

• Load your old mascara wand with a lip scrub or Vaseline
• Move the mascara wand in a circular motion
• Keep moving the wand until all the chapped bits of your lips are removed

Note: You can make an exfoliant by mixing olive oil with sugar granules.

Benefits: Make your lips soft and supple by exfoliating them with a lip scrub. Your lips will look full and they will also get back their shine.

  1. Tame Hair
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DIY Lip Balms You Can Make At Home

15 DIY Lip Balms You Can Make At Home

Do you know it is easy to make a nourishing lip balm at home? Also, you can use the ingredients easily available at home while preparing homemade lip balm. You need coconut oil, beeswax, and cocoa butter that have excellent SPF properties. Also, you can add camphor and menthol to ease pain and dryness.

Here’re 15 DIY ways of making homemade lip balm

DIY Beeswax And Coconut Lip Balm

DIY Beeswax And Coconut Lip Balm

Ingredients:

• Grated Beeswax – 1 tsp
• Extra Virgin Coconut Oil – 1 tsp
• Organic Raw Honey – ½ tsp
• Vitamin E – 2 capsules

How To:

• Melt the grated beeswax
• Add coconut oil and honey to it when it’s about halfway
• Blend the ingredients before adding vitamin E oil
• Let it cool and keep in a safe container

DIY Mint Chocolate Lip Balm

DIY Mint Chocolate Lip Balm

Ingredients:

• White Beeswax Pellets – 2 tsp
• Cocoa Powder – 1 tsp
• Sweet Almond Oil – 2 tsp
• Peppermint Oil – 4-5 drops

How To:

• Melt the beeswax pellets and add cocoa powder to it when it’s about halfway
• Stir the ingredients until it becomes a smooth solution
• Add sweet almond oil and peppermint oil while stirring the balm
• Pour it into a container when cooled for use

Raspberry And Lemon Homemade Lip Balm

Raspberry And Lemon Homemade Lip Balm

Ingredients:

• Raspberry Gelatin Mix – 2 tsp
• Virgin Coconut Oil – 2 tsp
• Lemon Essential Oil – 3-4 drops

How To:

• Heat the coconut oil in a microwave for about 2 minutes
• Add raspberry gelatin mix and blend them well
• Heat the ingredients until the gelatin melts and the oil gets a deep raspberry color
• Add lemon oil and mix the ingredients well
• Let it cool and refrigerate it until it hardens

DIY Pure Essential Oil Lip Balm

DIY Pure Essential Oil Lip Balm

Ingredients:

• Mango Or Cocoa Butter – ¼ cup
• Soy Wax Or Beeswax – ½ tsp
• Essential Oil – 5 drops
• Beetroot Powder – 1 tsp

How To:

• Melt your wax and add butter to it when it is about halfway
• Blend them well before adding your favorite essential oil to the solution
• Add beetroot powder to give the solution a rich color
• Stir the solution until it becomes smooth and there are no lumps
• Let the balm cool before transferring it to a container

DIY Rose Lip Balm

DIY Rose Lip Balm

Ingredients:

• Beeswax – 1 tsp
• Castor Oil – ½ tsp
• Rose-Infused Oil – 3 tsp
• Vanilla Extract – 1 tsp
• Cocoa Butter – 1 tsp
• Powdered Alkanet Root – ¼ tsp

How To:

• Melt beeswax and add castor oil, rose-infused oil, and cocoa butter to it when it’s halfway
• Give it some fragrance by adding vanilla oil to it
• Develop its natural color by adding alkanet to it
• Refrigerate the balm when cool for hardening

Hemp And Honey

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Reliable Ways Of Removing Glossy Lipstick

Lipstick: The Right Way Of Application And Removal

Coloring lips is part of makeup, but few women know how to color lips so they look supple and healthy. What most women do is simply choose a lipstick preferably of rich color and apply it directly. This blog will help you to learn the right way of application and removal of glossy lipstick.

Your lipstick could look messy and it could bleed to your teeth if it is applied without a proper base. Also, you should know how to choose the right lipstick. You need to consider the type and color of your lips before choosing lipstick.

Here’s the complete tutorial of application and removal of glossy lipstick

Get The Essentials

• Lip Balm/Lip Conditioner
• Lip Liner
• Concealer
• Compact Powder
• Lipstick

Bring all the essentials to your dressing table and start coloring the lips in the following manner:

First Step: Preparation Is The Key

Preparation Is The Key For Glossy Lipstick

Prepare your lips by first exfoliating them with a soft and damp brush and then hydrating them with a nourishing lip balm so they become soft and supple. If you apply a lip primer after the treatment, the lipstick will stay longer and won’t bleed.

Second Step: Make The Baseline

Make The Baseline

The lipstick could sink in your lips if you don’t make a base with a concealer and compact powder. First, apply a concealer of the shade of your lips and then seal it with the powder to provide a firm base to your lipstick.

Third Step: Contour Your Lips

Contour Your Lips

Take a lip liner and start defining your natural lip. Also, reshape and perfect the contours of your lips to prevent your lip color from getting messy. It will give you a more defined and polished look. Choose a liner that matches your lip color and work from one corner to another.

Fourth Step: Apply The Lipstick

Apply The Glossy Lipstick

Finally, apply the lipstick evenly all over your lips. Move the stick or brush from corner to corner and apply a couple of coats to get a rich color. Since you have prepared your lips well, there is little need to worry about things getting messy.

Fifth Step: Add Definition

Add Definition To Lips

It is an optional step, but if you want to get a pouty look, you should add definition to your lips by contouring the shape of your lips with a small concealer brush. Work on your edges to add a subtle hint of lip gloss.

Things To Take Care Of While Choosing A Glossy Lipstick

If you have dry lips, you should choose moisturizing lipsticks that will hydrate your lips and condition them as well. Also, avoid matte lipsticks as they will make your lips drier.

If your lips are thinner than normal, you should choose light colors that will make your lips appear fuller. The problem with dark colors is that they would make your lips appear smaller than your lips actually are. These are some tips … Read more

Treat Your Foot Corns

Treat Your Corns And Calluses With These Home Remedies

It is easier to deal with painful corns as there are many ways to heal corns and calluses. In addition to various creams and lotions, you can rely on home treatment for foot corn that can give excellent results in a short time.

Let’ discuss several home remedies for treatment of foot corn…

• Applying fresh lemon juice on the center point of the corn will ease the pain and suffering. Repeat this process until the center is hardened and falls out.

• Apply garlic paste on corn’s surface for a night and wash the paste in morning with warm water. Antioxidants in garlic will heal and treat corns from the root.

• Applying nourishing and moisturizing vitamin E oil can soft the hard skin. For better results, you can wear socks after applying oil on corns.

• Apply onion juice on your corns and cover them with a clean cloth for two days. Acids in the onion will soften the corns and heal permanently.

• Soak your feet in warm baking soda water for 15 minutes and exfoliate your feet with a pumice stone. Being a good anti-fungal and anti-bacterial agent, baking soda can prevent infections.

Foot Corn Treatment

• Soak your feet in a mixture of castor oil, liquid soap and hot water and scrub your calluses gently with a pumice stone.

• Cover your corn with a pineapple peel and apply bandage on the peel to keep it at its place for night. Treat your corn with coconut oil after removing the peel in the morning.

• Soaking your feet in warm water for 10-15 minutes will soften the calluses and smooth the muscle tension.

• Always apply lotion to your feet to them wet and moisturized as dryness can aggravate callus and corn formation.

• Weekly scrubbing of feet and hands will prevent formation of callus and corns.

Wear comfortable socks and footwear that allow your feet skin to breathe.

• Always trim nails of your feet as long nails can push your toes against the footwear leading to friction and formation of corns.

Disclaimer: There is little scientific truth available in the above-mentioned suggestions hence people are advised to be careful while using these remedies.

Mojito Drinks

19 Mojito Drink Made With Rum, Vodka, Lime, Soda, Mint And Ice

Mojito is a quick drink made with refreshing ingredients that include rum, lime juice, mint, soda water and ice. Fruits like berries, apples, orange, mango and bananas can also be added to enrich the flavor and increase the number of nutrients

Largely a mint-based drink, mojito can be prepared in different ways like with vodka and gin. Also, it allows ample freedom to experiment with more ingredients.

Here’re 15+ ways of making best mojito drink and all these ways are quite popular.  

Best Mojito Drink

Classic Mint Mojito Drink

Take fresh mint leaves and muddle them with lime juice and fine granulated sugar in a glass. Add ice and fill the glass with white rum. Garnish it with used lime before serving.  

Coconut Mojito Pitcher

Prepare the base with mint, lime juice and simple syrup. Pour coconut water and white rum to the base. Add ice to the drink and stir to combine the ingredients

Strawberry Mojito Drink

Muddle mint and strawberries in a ice filled cocktail shaker and pour citrus rum, lime juice and simple syrup the shaker. Shake it until all the ingredients are mixed garnish it with strawberries and mint

Blackberry Mojito

Blackberries are muddled with light rum, lime juice and simple syrup to make this drink. The glass is filled with soda water and garnished with fresh mint leaves.

Raspberry Mojito

Prepare a mixture of whole raspberries, mint, lime juice and sugar. Add ice to another cocktail glass and pour rum to the ice. Leave the ice for 15 minutes before adding it to the raspberry mixture. Top the drink with club soda before serving.

Vodka Blueberry Mojito

Mix blueberries with mint and syrup and add some lime juice to it. Also, add some vodka for added flavor. Shake the juice thoroughly and serve it cool with ice cubes.

Mango Mojito Drink

It is a perfect blend of mango, rum and lime juice. Mint is also added to the ingredients. Finally, it is garnished with mango slice and served with ice.

Prairie Cucumber Mojito

The base for this drink is made with mint leaves and lime. And the mixture of prairie cucumber flavored, lime juice and organic vodka is added to the base. Finally, the drink is topped with soda water before serving.

Watermelon Cucumber Mojito

It has more of mint. First, watermelon pieces are muddled with cucumber chunks in lime juice and the mixture is stirred in mint leaves until it gets the flavor. And it is served cool with crushed ice and vodka. Also, there is more mint on the top. 

Cocojito

It contains diplomatico planas, coconut milk and simply syrup as main ingredients. All the ingredients are mixed with pebbled ice and served cool with more ice and soda. Mint is used for garnishing

Soursop Mojito

Take a glass and start adding the ingredients. Start with lime juice, sugar syrup and mint leaves. … Read more

Kadi Patta Benefits

Kadi Patta Is Beneficial For Your Health, Skin And Hair

Kadi patta is widely used in curries, rice, snacks, chutneys and sauces for its aromatic flavour and you also get amazing health and beauty benefits with a distinctive aroma.

As an herb, kadi patta is helpful in controlling obesity, hypertension, indigestion, anaemia, diabetes, acne and hair loss. The aromatic kadi patta contains copper, magnesium, iron, calcium, phosphorus, fibre and carbs. Also, these leaves are a good source of vitamin A, B, C and E and amino acids.

Curry Leaves Benefits

Some important health benefits of kadi patta

Antioxidizing agent

Kadi patta can fight cell damaging free radicals as it has carbazole alkaloids, a compound that imparts antioxidizing, anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties to the leaves.

Antiseptic

Kadi patta has alkaloids that have a curative effect on surface wounds, mild burns, boils and inflamed or itchy skin. Kadi patta can be grinded to make an antiseptic lotion for topical application.

Kadi patta benefits in weight loss

Kadi patta can help reduce excess fat and for this reason, obese people are advised to munch on these leaves or consume the leaves with their meals.

Diabetes check

Kadi patta has a sugar lowering effect due to rich mineral content that stimulate pancreas. Also, it protects insulin-producing cells in the pancreas from damage by free radicals.

Boosts memory

Kadi patta can sharpen memory by reducing the effects of amnesia or loss of memory.

Relieve morning sickness

The aromatic flavour of kadi patta increase digestive secretions that help relive nausea and vomiting

Kadi patta benefits in vision improvement

Kadi patta is rich in vitamin A that helps improve vision by the cornea.

Skin treatment

Kadi patta has anti-microbial properties that make it great for skin treatment. Also, it packs vitamin A and C that are super beneficial for a healthy skin.

Hair benefits

A mix of kadi patta and yogurt makes a great treatment for rough and damaged hair. Similarly, kadi patta paste made with mustard or coconut oil is good for strong hair. The paste can be applied to hair and scalp to get a full head of shiny and healthy hair.

A good thing about kadi patta is that it can be grown in home and used in a variety of recipes. Also, it can be chewed raw to get maximum nutrition. You can buy a kadi patta plant from local nursery to get your daily dose of nutrition.

Complete Skin Care With Vitamin C Serum

If you’re looking for a complete skin care product that provides solutions to all skin problems including spots, scars, wrinkles and sagging then look no further than vitamin C serum that can help your skin in the following ways. 

Safe….

Perhaps vitamin C is the only skin care treatment that is safer than others. Barring mild irritation for hypersensitive skin, it has no serious side effect hence can be used even for an extended period of time. Also, it can even be used with other skin care treatments like alpha hydroxy acids, retinols and SPF.

Hydrating….

Have hydrated skin! Use vitamin C serum. Its magnesium ascorbyl phosphate formula decreases transepidermal water loss allowing better moisture retention for a better hydrated skin.

Brightening….

Youthful glow lost due to pigmentation can be restored with vitamin C serum. It can reduce dullness to improve the skin complexion. 

Reduces redness….

Inflammatory skin conditions could cause skin to appear red and uneven in tone but vitamin C is a great medicine for such skin problems. It can reduce inflammation related redness and create even complexion.

Fades hyperpigmentation….

Sun spots, melasma and even age spots are results of overproduction of melanin. And vitamin C serum is the best treatment for these spots. It can impede production of melanin to bring even complexion.

Treats dark under eye circles….

Dark circles under eye appear due to skin dehydration but vitamin C serum has a good hydrating capacity. Also, it can plump the under-eye area to reduce darkness. Some people even say that this serum can impede discoloration associated with dark under-eye circles.

Boosts collagen production….

Collagen is a protein that prevents formation of fine lines and wrinkles. The good thing is that it occurs naturally but it depletes overtime. And appearance of fine lines is an indication of lower level of collagen. But you can boost its production with vitamin C serum.

Prevents sagging skin….

Collagen production is also responsible for sagging skin. If its production drops, your skin will lose elasticity and firmness and start appearing sagging. But you can strengthen the collagen level in your skin with vitamin C serum.

Protection from sun damage….

Free radicals can cause much damage to your skin and the best way to keep these molecules looking for electrons harmless is to use antioxidants. And vitamin C serum is rich in antioxidants. It can protect your skin from sun damage.

Soothes sunburn….

Cell turnover is a process with which skin replaces damaged cell with new and healthy cells. And vitamin C serum speeds this process in addition to reducing redness.

Improves healing….

It won’t be an exaggeration to say that vitamin C serum contains amazing healing power as it can treat inflammation, prevent sunburn, accelerate cell turnover and boost collagen production.

Final words

Vitamin C serum can enrich your skin with necessary proteins and antioxidants in addition to reducing blemishes and healing inflammation and wounds. Also, consistency is the key to success. But you should discontinue … Read more