Posted in Beauty on 05/18/2013 12:25 am by admin
Breasts size plays a significant role in determining the appearance of women. As per the statistics in a survey, over 90% of women were unhappy with their breasts size. Small breast affects self esteem, sexual life, self confidence and personality of a woman. So, it is essential for a woman to have big and perfectly shaped breast. Many women opt to go for breast augmentation surgery to get better shaped boobs that is expensive and has potential dangers. However many other women prefer the less risky, economical and natural way to increase the size. There are many safe and effective natural ways like exercise, yoga, massage & herbal supplements but the best natural way is consuming foods. Here are provided the best foods to increase breast size.
The size of the breast depends on genetics and hormones. The women with higher estrogen levels have the bigger breasts and women with lower estrogen levels have smaller breasts. Foods alter estrogen levels to imitate the conditions related with lactation which in turn help to increase the volume of breast tissue. You should always consult your doctor before making changes in your diet, especially if you are suffering from any medical condition, taking medicines or having a family history of breast cancer. Read the rest of this entry »
Posted in Fashion on 05/16/2013 06:30 am by admin
Despite the cute term “love handles”, no one loves them. Actually, love handles or muffin top, whatever you call it, causes frustration and feeling of embarrassment. Love handles are unwelcome and undesirable layers of the fat on sides of your waistlines. They make you look heavier, wider and bloated. They are caused by number of factors like stress, ageing, insufficient sleep, sedentary lifestyle and consuming more calories. The best ways to eliminate them are exercise and proper diet but these two ways require time and dedication. If you can’t wait for the effects of diet and exercise, then shapewear is the best way to hide those love handles and to appear slimmer.
Shapewears are very comfortable to wear and they can be worn as easily as a slip under all types of clothing. They are available in various shapes, styles and sizes. You have to first identify your trouble spots and then select the shapewear accordingly. Shapewears can smooth out or conceal those uneven sections around your body and instantaneously make you look & feel better in just about everything you wear. Shapewear can be easily purchased online but it is better to visit a store so that you can try on various brands and styles. Read the rest of this entry »
Posted in Health on 05/16/2013 05:05 am by admin
The term ‘Love handles’ may sound nice, but everyone hates them. Because love handles are nothing but excess body fat that gets stored on sides of the waistline and it can be a source of embarrassment for the most people. What’s even worse about these annoying love handles is that they are one of the hardest places to lose weight. However, you can still say goodbye to your love handles by following an exercise regime and proper diet. Many people perform various exercises to get rid of their love handles but often they don’t get the desired results.
If you’re one of them, then there is no need to worry about it. Just go through the information given below to learn some of the best and most effective exercises for love handles. All these exercises are very simple. Practicing such exercises on a regular basis will indeed help you lose your love handles within a few weeks! Read the rest of this entry »
Posted in Others on 05/12/2013 11:29 pm by admin
Ice cubes are often used to cool the drinks. But do you know that there are plenty of alternative uses of ice cubes? Yes, it’s true. You can certainly use those frozen ice cubes in many different ways. Just go through the article given below to check out some creative and interesting ways to use ice cubes. There is absolutely no doubt that some of them will really surprise you. After going through these points, you’ll realize that these chilled ice cubes indeed have a host of useful applications beyond just cooling the drinks.
Rubbing ice cubes on your face will instantly give you a dewy and fresh look, even without any makeup. That means, when you’re in hurry and don’t have enough time for makeup, then simply take 1 or 2 ice cubes, wrap them in a soft cloth or tissue, and rub them on your face. That’s it. Now you’re all set and ready to go! Read the rest of this entry »
Posted in Health on 05/10/2013 11:09 pm by admin
Every woman wishes to have a flat and toned belly. Belly fat is not just an issue for overweight women. Even thin and skinny women can have a paunch. Belly fat is considered as one of the most harmful types of fat. It is an indicator of deadly diseases like heart disease, diabetes, stroke, certain types of cancers and high blood pressure. Belly fat is a result of stressful life, hormonal changes, sedentary lifestyle, age, poor eating habits, heredity and lack of exercise. Achieving a flat belly is tough, but not impossible. You don’t have to visit the gym daily to get flat belly. You can tone up your belly at home with Plank exercises.
Many women do crunches to get flat belly, but crunches are not the best way of toning your stomach area. They work only on the front and side abdomen muscles, instead of all the core muscles. Core exercises like planks work on abdominals and all the core muscles. Planks not only make your belly flat, but also improve posture and strengthen the chest, spine, core and glutes. They even do not put strain on the lower back. Planks can be performed anywhere without any equipments. Read the rest of this entry »
Posted in Beauty on 05/10/2013 12:35 am by admin
Besides make up and branded clothes, beautiful and shiny straight hair plays a big role to enhance anyone’s look. Nowadays, to have a straight hair is in fashion, as it frames your face with elegance. Every woman wants to have great looking smooth and silky hair at any cost. To make their wish come true, woman easily spend big amount of money at hair saloon to make their hair straight with the help of chemical based products. But these treatments are costly and harmful to your natural looking hair. So, you should think about trying out some of the simple and beneficial treatments at your home to get beautiful and shiny straight look. The use of simple natural ingredients of our daily life will help us to get desired straight hair. No doubt that these home remedies takes some time to achieve long-lasting straight look, but for sure it will give nourishment as well as great straight look. So, let’s check out some of the tips to get straight hair naturally!
Hot Oil treatment:
This treatment will not only help to straighten your hair, but also give deep nourishment to hair roots. Heat preferably coconut oil or olive oil or any other oil of your choice and massage your scalp. Leave your hair covered by plastic cap or warm towel for 20 – 30 minutes. Wash your hair with mild shampoo and cover your hair with towel for few minutes.
In hot oil treatment, besides coconut milk you can use combination of 1:2 proportions of soy bean oil and castor oil respectively. You can also make the combination of half a cup of dried rosemary leaves and half a cup of olive oil; heat it and massage your scalp by following the above described hot oil treatment steps. Read the rest of this entry »
Posted in Food & Drinks on 05/08/2013 03:56 am by admin
Ankylosing Spondylitis is one type of arthritis that generally affects the parts of the spine, including the muscles, bones and ligaments. This may even cause the vertebrae to grow or fuse together, leading to stiffening of the region. Hence, majority of the AS patients suffer from problems like severe back pain, hip pain, etc. Unfortunately, there is no cure for this disease, but of course a few treatments and medications are available that can reduce the symptoms and help you manage the chronic pain. Along with medication, having proper balanced diet is also very important and beneficial for Ankylosing Spondylitis sufferers. A few simple dietary changes can indeed help ease pain in joints, curb inflammation & soothe many of the AS symptoms, thus providing some much-needed relief.
One of the simplest ways to ease inflammation associated with AS is to reduce your daily intake of ‘Starchy Foods’. In 1996, a study was conducted in the UK by Alan Ebringer, MD, and it was found that following a high-protein, low-starch diet could benefit people with Ankylosing spondylitis. This is because one of the potential causes for the disease is the presence of bacteria called Klebsiella pneumoniae in the digestive tract, and the levels of these bacteria greatly depends on the amount of starch in your diet. Research studies claim that foods having a high content of starch actually feed Klebsiella pneumoniae, which are responsible for the spinal inflammation and stiffness. Thus, it’s no surprise that many AS patients have found No Starch Diet really beneficial. Read the rest of this entry »
Posted in Food & Drinks on 05/06/2013 12:23 am by admin
Eating healthy is essential for feeling and looking good today, even for protecting health tomorrow. However deciding what to include in our diet may be difficult with all of the items available in the market. Approximate 8 out of 10 people have no proper idea about healthy food which they should eat to stay fit and healthy, that’s why they eat anything, anytime. Consuming variety of fresh, organic, and raw foods, one can feel more energetic and optimistic compared to when they ate poorly. If you eat lot of junk foods, then don’t be surprised on lacking energy or getting sick easily. Eating healthy is not about strict diet philosophies, but it’s about feeling cheerful all time, getting more energy, stabilizing your mood, and keeping yourself as healthy as possible. “Super foods” are foods, which have a considerably higher nutritional value than most others. Pleasingly, Mayo clinic non-profit medical group in the world suggested ten super foods rich in phytonutrients and vitamins. By including such mayo clinic recommended food in your diet, you can get lot of health benefits like reducing risk of heart diseases and certain cancer diseases as well it helps to boost your immune system. All these items are really good choices because even small amount of them has enormous health benefits.
List of super food:
These pear shaped nut does not look like it can gives much, but it is a good source of calcium than all other nuts. One can get 23 milligrams of calcium from just one piece of almonds. A palm full of almonds offers good amount of fiber, riboflavin, magnesium, and iron. But goodness of the almonds does not stop here, as it is valuable source of vitamin E and protein. One serving provides 50% of the RDA (Recommended dietary allowances) for vitamin E. Daily consumption of almonds keep you away from cancers, diabetes, and constipation and regulate cholesterol and blood pressure. It is good for brain to increase high intellectual level, heart and skin too. You can eat almonds directly, if possible eat almonds on empty stomach to ensure absorption of their nutrients. Read the rest of this entry »
Posted in Health on 05/03/2013 11:43 pm by admin
Ingrown toenails – medically called “Onychocryptosis”, is very common and painful condition that caused when the side edge of the toenail grows into the soft skin around it. Some people have ingrown toenails naturally while others get them because of improper nail grooming. It could happen after an injury, as your shoes are too tight, poor foot hygiene, or any other reasons like cutting the corners of your toenails too short or heredity. Whatever may be the reason behind an ingrown toenail, it is important that you treat the toenail before it becomes infected. You are able to treat this condition at its early stages yourself. Read on to learn how to treat an ingrown toenail naturally. As well, it can prevent you from having to do surgery for removal of the ingrown toenail!
People who are getting ingrown toenails normally feel little pressure at the side of the toenail, and then things may rapidly progress from there as the edge of the nail starts to cut into the skin, causing a significant amount of pain. It is necessary to take proper care and early measures as an ingrown toenail might lead to infection, wherein the affected toe or the base of the nail becomes hard and swollen red, many times with pus and watery discharge tinged with blood. If you are a diabetic or have pre-existing problems with your feet, don’t try to treat your ingrown toenail yourself as they are much more probable to have severe infections in their feet. In the case, you should consult medical professional. Read the rest of this entry »
Posted in Health on 04/30/2013 11:20 pm by admin
Boils are really annoying and painful. A boil is a type of bacterial infection caused by bacterium Staphylococcus aureus; it starts in oil gland or hair follicle. Boil firstly appears nasty red just like a pimple, over the time it become larger, and pus gets collected on the skin. The boil becomes large and extremely painful. Boil on the head is awfully aching when you comb your hair. Although it is considered as a minor problem, it would be wise to treat the irritating boil as soon as possible.
Some useful home remedies which will help you to get ride of the boils are given below:
Add one teaspoon of turmeric in a glass of warm milk and drink it. Turmeric doesn’t work as blood purifier only, but also useful in treatment of boils. Drink it regularly for five to six days. Another way to treat boil with the help of turmeric is by adding turmeric equals to the amount of ginger in a ginger paste. Mix both effectively and apply the paste onto the boil. Cover boil with a clean cloth. Read the rest of this entry »