A lot of skin care products have the natural label on them but are the components really pure and natural? Some of the tactics employed by companies include slapping great big text on the package labeling it as “all...
Before the move to Dubai, I had very clear skin with one or two tiny pimples off and on every month. However, within a few months of arriving, my skin went berserk and I suffered a serious bout of...
I’ve always had dry lips off and on depending on the weather. Whenever this happened, I ran my tongue over my lips a few times or applied a generic lip balm, and kept it moving. A few months ago, I stumbled across...
Cranberry juice is very beneficial for health and a better diet. Cranberries are native to North America and the juice is derived from the fruit. It has one of the highest concentrations of antioxidants compared to other fruits.  Additionally, cranberries...
The bamboo is a fast-growing plant native to Asia. It’s common in Asian cooking and is noted for its medicinal properties in traditional Chinese medicine. Other parts of the bamboo tree are also used in furniture making, handicrafts, etc. Bamboo...
There’s always something new and innovative in hair and beauty out there. We’re constantly bombarded with advertising for new colour palettes, perfumes, skin care, hair care and so much more. If you don’t have a tight hold on your wallet, it’s...
Traditional shampoos are usually composed of ingredients such as sulphates, which allows the shampoo to lather up. Other ingredients included could be isopropyl alcohol and propylene glycol among other things. Ordinarily, these ingredients tend to dehydrate the hair but in...
What is Manuka Honey? Manuka honey is a monofloral honey produced from the nectar of the manuka tree native to Australia and New Zealand. Manuka honey has a vicious texture; the highest among all honeys. Manuka honey is dark cream/dark...
DIY Acne Scars Treatment Do you have a bit of acne scarring you’ve been trying to get rid of for ages? Or fancy an expensive treatment to deal with the scarring but you’re low on funds? Then you might want...
Flaxseeds have been consumed for health purposes for thousands of years before they became popular as a superfood. Flaxseeds aka common flax or linseeds was cultivated as early as 3,000 BC and is purported to help the body fight...