There’s been a lot of talk lately about the use of two petroleum derived ingredients: 1) mineral oil – commonly used in mass market lotions, creams, ointments, cosmetics and baby products 2) petroleum jelly – commonly used in lip balms, hair wax, and skin lubricants. First, let’s figure out what these ingredients are: Mineral oil […]

Sonam Kapoor has them too! Under-eye dark circles are a common problem. The skin under your eyes is the thinnest than anywhere else on your body; Preorbital skin (technical name for under-eye skin) is about 0 .5 mm thick. That’s about five sheets of printer paper put together – compared with 2 mm on average […]

The summers are here so thought we must share our top 5 tips to guide you to choose the right products to protect yourself this season. “20 till I tan”: Half of your lifetime-sun-exposure occurs by the time you turn twenty stressing the need to start using sunscreen at an early age “Not all tan […]

You’ve suffered it at some point or the other, read and tried several remedies and yet nothing really seems to work. So we decided to focus on the underlying causes of hair fall so you can understand what’s causing you to shed excessive hair and take corrective measures accordingly. Prolonged physical and/or mental stress: This […]

5 things you need to know before you decide to go sulfate-free   1.What are sulphates? Sulfate compounds are added to personal care products that foam such as face washes, shampoos, body washes etc. These are surfactants – the substances that are added to these products to make them lather so that they are able […]

When it’s about hair, we like to keep things simple. So, here’s a short five –pointer on what you should do and why- to keep hair healthy this rainy season   1. Keep away from the hair drier: Directing a stream of dry hot air at your locks will simply cause them to dehydrate and […]