Posted in Beauty on 11/30/2011 11:17 pm by admin
Consciousness for skin…….well, almost every people in this world is skin conscious because skin reflects the vitality of body. People often desire to have healthy, young and glowing skin with a bright complexion, and for that they do everything, just to protect the skin from the probable harms of the environment. Skin, the largest organ of our body, acts as a canvas for body and so general health of the body is highlighted by skin. It protects human body against the attack of foreign substances and it acts as the transfer point for the discharge of toxins from body, thus skin is precious. So, care and protection of skin is essential and if you have clear & glowing facial skin, then it will add 5 stars to your personality.
Your skin is going to be lifeless, dull and aged beyond its years, unless you accept a regular daily habit of fostering your skin; this is the fundamental fact!! People waste large amount of money in beauty parlors and cosmetic products to get glowing skin, instead they can use simple, easy and cost free ways at home to get that skin glow. So, if you want to achieve a bright complexion and a glowing skin easily, then check out some simple ideas provided here and incorporate healthy changes in your daily lifestyle. Read the rest of this entry »
Posted in Health on 11/28/2011 11:21 pm by admin
A Holiday party means a great time to enjoy variety of foods!!! Whether it’s party or special occasion, or a weekend of celebrating the holidays, many people feel – Ugh! I ate too much. Now what I do? There are so many choices available at party, which may end up in overeating. For the most of health and diet-conscious people, even a little bit more or a small bite of food can add up quickly. Loading extra calories forces our body into overdrive because it endeavors to undo the damage done by the free radicals. These free radicals are generated more due to the metabolism of foods, especially fatty and carbohydrate-rich foods. Free radicals can promote the development of diabetes, heart disease and cancer. If you overindulge foods such as a big helping of cheesecake or a couple of additional scoops of ice cream, don’t punish yourself. After overeating, just eat these foods as they help you rebound from the damage of a rich serving of food.
5 Foods to Eat After Overeating
1, Orange juice
Fresh oranges are the great source of flavonoids. Orange juice also contains flavonoids in good amount. Flavonoids are the antioxidant-like compounds which may counterbalance the heart-damaging effects of a fat-laden and caloric meal. In a study, it was found that people who sipped orange juice with a high-fat or high-calorie breakfast had reduced levels of harmful free radicals and other inflammatory indicators related with heart disease after the meal. However, people who drank sugar water or plain water and ate the same breakfast had superior levels of harmful free radicals. Read the rest of this entry »
Posted in Beauty on 11/23/2011 11:28 pm by admin
Brace yourself! Yes…It is the time for being skin conscious as the wintry season is on the head. This chilled season is just not about fireside reading and warm clothes, but it is time to combat the chilly weather that victimizes your body. No doubt, it is a most beautiful season and frosting of body has its own magic during winter. But despite of its enjoying and chilling effects, it is equally harmful for our health and skin. With the starting of winter, people get an experience of rashes, cracks, flakes and dry & itchy skin. This is due to the disappearing of moisture from the skin.
The holiday season of winter is one of the crucial times when everyone desires to look best. So, it is the time when skin requires some more attention. Hence, make sure that you will continue to have beautiful and healthy skin even during wintry weather. Remind that, a minute care will keep the troubles of wintry season at bay. There are bountiful ways that you can use daily for taking good care of skin.
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Posted in Health on 10/27/2011 01:57 am by admin
Take care of your skin with Dead Sea mud! Since thousands of years, Dead Sea mud has been known for its purity and skin care benefits. Dead Sea mud has a long history of use; pharaohs’ people have been also visiting the Dead Sea for taking the benefits of this amazing natural resource. In the ancient times, it was used by famous Queens and Kings. Dead Sea Mud is not the type of mud that you will find from your garden or back yard. Actually the secret is; Dead Sea products contain more than 26 minerals including potassium, magnesium, calcium, sodium, bromine, silicon compounds, and natural tar – all in higher concentrations than any other body of water on the earth. Have you ever considered how beneficial Dead Sea mud is for your skin?
The Dead Sea mud can be found at more than 1000 feet below the sea level so it is closer to all of the natural minerals. The Dead Sea mud has been much-admired throughout the ages for its amazingly beneficial effect on health, particularly on the skin. However, when it comes to putting mud on yourself, it is the big deal with putting Dead Sea mud all over your face and body. It is jam packed with minerals, which are beneficial for skin’s health and appearance. Here are given some of the natural skin care benefits credited to the use of so-called “Dead Sea Mud”. Read the rest of this entry »
Posted in Health on 10/19/2011 10:35 pm by admin
Now-a-days, bottle gourd (doodhi/ lauki) is getting popular throughout the world due to its health benefits. Bottle gourd is little familiar to the western countries but it is often used in Indian cookery. Bottle Gourd juice has been used in Indian Ayurvedic medicines to treat various problems. Bottle gourd is great source of phosphorous, fiber, potassium, iron, sodium and vitamin C. 96% water is contained by this vegetable. It has very less amount of calories (12 calories in 100 gm), fat and cholesterol. The taste of bottle gourd is not too great therefore many children and young people hate to eat it. But they will be amazed to know that this vegetable is an excellent food. It has numerous health benefits so aged people likes to drink its juice to maintain good health but consuming it too much can cause ulcers. Read on this article to know the benefits of bottle gourd juice.
Health Benefits of Bottle Gourd Juice:
Consuming juice of bottle gourd by adding pinch of salt helps to treat excessive thirst. Excessive thirst is led by eating too much oily/fried foods, diarrhea and diabetes. You should drink 1 glass juice daily. Excessive loss of sodium is also prevented by drinking this juice.
People who experience burning sensation in urinary passage should drink 1 glass bottle gourd juice after adding lime juice once daily. Bottle gourd juice works as an alkaline diuretic when taken with sulpha drugs to treat urinal infection.
Bottle gourd juice also treats grey hair. Just drink 1 glass juice in the early morning. You should consume it daily. It cures the problem of hairfall and baldness. It also helps to prevent premature aging. Read the rest of this entry »
Posted in Health on 06/07/2011 03:00 am by admin
At earlier stage of time, trendy people never ashamed of themselves with cigarette in one hand and a glass of drink in the other. As the warranted modern movement for our safety and good health, turn us to the biggest concern of how to free ourselves from breathing stinky for alcohol consumption. Although today it becomes a part of every celebrations, still there are some societies who prohibited drinking. Awareness of health risk because of drink makes every individuals, communities and government organizations to prohibit drinking as possible. To maintain Business and Life with drinking habit seeks some of pragmatic measures to get rid of alcohol breath. Especially, young generation who are not allowed by their parents greatly worried about their alcoholic odor. With these steps they can enjoy their drink without being caught by their parents or relatives.
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Posted in Health on 04/06/2011 03:35 am by admin
The human body is persistently exposed to the radiation from surrounding natural as well as man-made sources. As recently in Japan, the huge amount of radiation has released from the reactors after earthquake and tsunami. Everyone has been informed about the risks attached with this radiation release. Everybody knows the harmful effects of widespread radiation but only few people are aware towards the hidden radiation risks from common medical imaging tests.
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Posted in Health on 04/04/2011 11:46 pm by admin
Deodorant is one of the important personal care products that most people use everyday. Deodorants help to decrease body odor and keep the person fresh throughout the day. Like other beauty products, deodorants also contain side effects. Deodorants contain chemicals such as triclosan and aluminum which can cause many health problems. If aluminum based deodorants are used for long time, they can cause many ill effects on body. So you must think before using deodorants as they contain many dangers. Refer the article to know dangers of deodorants.
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The body odor comes when perspiration combines with bacteria which live on the skin. Deodorants contain antiseptic agents which make the skin more acidic while applied on the skin so they prevent the growth of bacteria in the parts that sweat extremely. Deodorants control odor not perspiration. Deodorants that contain antiperspirants can help to eliminate excessive sweating. Deodorants contain triclosan and aluminum in small amount but they can affect the health if they are used for long period. Read the rest of this entry »
Posted in News on 03/28/2011 07:31 am by admin
New Drug Approved for Melanoma
On 25th March, The Food and Drug Administration had approved a new drug to treat the patients with late-stage melanoma which is the foremost cause of death from skin disease. The name of the drug is Yervoy (ipilimumab). In United States about 68,130 new cases of melanoma were identified in 2010 and around 8,700 people died from the disease. Melanoma is considered one of the deadliest types of skin cancer. Bristol-Myers Squibb and Medarex have developed this new drug. A monoclonal antibody, Yervoy works by blocking a molecule named cytotoxic T-lymphocyte antigen (CTLA-4). CTLA-4 delay or turn off the immune system of the body in fighting off cancerous cells. Read the rest of this entry »
Posted in Fashion on 03/22/2011 05:44 am by admin
Colors play significant role in our life. Colors have different meaning in different culture. Millions of different colors are there that give life to the wardrobe. Every color which we wear represents personality and mood. Good and bad mood are part of life but colors can help to change negative mood to positive. Colors that we wear change our emotions, emotionally and physically. Refer the article to know how different color represents personality and mood.
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