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Glass skin beauty trend really a good idea?

Everyone that I know is obsessed with this perfect idea of having beautiful flawless skin.The latest Korean beauty trend that has caught the fancy of many is ‘glass skin’. It’s a combination of skincare and using liquid concealer to get this dewy glass skin effect on your face.Here are the steps if you need to try it out.ExfoliateRemove dead skin from your face, use a face scrub to exfoliate your skin. Make sure to use good quality products to help skin become smooth and free of dead skin.MoisturizeUse a good moisturizer that contains SPF during the summer season. It should not be dense but light in texture and easily absorbed in the skin.Skin serumMake sure to use the right serum depending upon the skin type. There are plenty of skin serums to choose from.Facial massageIt is important that the good moisturizer and the skin serum gets easily absorbed in your skin. Make sure to gently massage your face to make your skin absorb the serum and it helps you relax.ConcealerConcealer will he…

Magnetic eyelashes or fake eyelashes with glue applicator which is better?

YouTube beauty influencers are seen wearing these different types of fake eyelashes. Fake eyelashes are applied when one does not have enough real long lashes, one needs voluminous eye glam look for a beauty event, etc. There are several types of fake eyelashes available in the market. One being fake eyelashes which come with glue applicator, the second being magnetic eyelashes, the third choice being lash extensions which one can get it done at a fancy salon.Magnetic eyelashes Magnetic eyelashes are fake eyelashes that can be applied in an instant. It does not require eye glue which fake lashes require for application on the real lashes.It is hassle-free, and saves a lot of time.How to apply magnetic eyelashes?There are two methods to apply magnetic eyelashes. Firstly, they can be fixed by using two magnetic strips that fit over your lash line. The second method involves applying magnetic eyeliner before placing the fake eyelash. After using them one needs to maintain hygiene by clea…

How to take care of dry lips during summer season ?

Lips need care as they are sensitive to the dry summer heat season.  The cure for chapped or dry lips depends on using good quality lip balm, hydrating yourself with lots of water, and taking care of them by using nourishing lip products. Anyone can achieve soft, chapped free moist lips mentioned below are the easy tips to follow.Use good quality lip products   One needs to use good quality lip balm which contains natural nourishing oils and hyaluronic acid that has a natural water-absorbing quality which brings hydration into your lips and skin.  There are several good brands of lip balm to choose from online. Also one may try to look for a lip balm that contains ingredient emollients to fill in the cracks of the chapped lips, another ingredient that helps is occlusive which helps to seal the moisture present in beeswax, petroleum jelly.Try buying lip balm containing SPFLips are sensitive in the summer heat, it is important to protect them from the sun. Hence, use lip balm which cont…

How to use tea bags as a beauty hack?

A girl should be two things classy and fabulous - Coco ChanelNowadays there are so many beauty hacks available for you to have gorgeous skin, less puffy eyes, acne-free skin, etc.  Tea has been consumed for centuries and has got several medicinal benefits.  Tea leaves contain essential ingredients such as antioxidants, tannins, caffeine which helps in maintaining healthy skin.  I came across this beauty trend in which one can use tea bags from the kitchen after using them in your tea. I will call it the tea bags recycled beauty hack to help your skin become healthy and glowing.Used Teabags chilled in the fridge to calm skin inflammation from suntanIn the summer season, many of us prefer going to the beach and getting a suntan. But after getting enough vitamin D from the sun, too much sun exposure to the skin causes inflammation, redness, and suntan. By using chilled black tea bags will ease the pain on your skin inflammation. One can even use chilled green tea bags it contains polyphe…

How to make a DIY cloth face mask at home?

Until the time vaccine becomes available to fight against the coronavirus it is important to wear a face mask to protect oneself and others from the disease. Presently many brands have started manufacturing and selling cloth face mask. However, it will be creative and enjoyable to create your own cloth face mask using the CDC guidelines. This is a DIY cloth face mask  at home which does not require sewing.The advantages of using homemade cloth face mask.It is readily available, even a good old handkerchief, scarf or cotton bandana can be used. It is breathable cloth compared to the ones having polyester material. It will not cost too much compared to the ones bought from other fashion brands. The cloth face mask are reusable and easy to clean. It will not only save you money but also make most of the available resources at home. Materials required to make DIY cloth face mask It includes the following things namely- cotton cloth measuring 20” by 20”, a pair of scissors and hair ties or…

5 immunity boosting foods for health

In times of coronavirus pandemic it is important to maintain a healthy lifestyle. A healthy lifestyle includes having foods which are rich in fighting against diseases and keeping other infections out of reach. One’s diet should include immunity-boosting foods that are rich in antioxidants and vitamin C. Today’s article is all about having superfoods included in your diet to help you boost your immunity.TURMERICScientifically known as curcumin is the compound in turmeric which is in charge of the various health benefits. It has antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, and medicinal properties which not just help in fighting illnesses like common cold and cough, but also help in giving a boost to your immunity. A cup of turmeric milk or turmeric latte daily can help you sleep well and enhance your immunity.HONEYIt is rich in minerals like calcium, iron, and magnesium. Honey can be a natural substitute for white refined sugar. The antibacterial properties of honey can pacify sore throat and en…

Why I did not like #Dalgona coffee?

The coffee trending this summer month is popular dalgona coffee. If you are a social media user you must have definitely seen many social influencers making and trying out the South Korean coffee viral sensation #dalgonacoffee on Instagram, TikTok, Youtube.This version of coffee drink is made by blending equal proportions of sugar, instant coffee powder, hot water until it gets that creamy texture and later on adding that rich foam to cold milk.I tried making it at home due to the lockdown. Although I like my coffee to taste a bit stronger, there is always the next attempt.What I liked about Dalgona CoffeeIt needs a few ingredients which are readily available at home. Instant coffee, sugar, hot water, cold milk. What I did not like about Dalgona coffeeIt is time-consuming, it took me 15 minutes to make compared to instant cold coffee. It gets time-consuming if one is using a hand blender, however electric blending machine makes it way easier. I had used an electric blender, again a lo…