Before we delve into the recipe, let’s take a look at what a superfood is and why it classifies as a superfood. What are Superfoods? A superfood isn’t a strictly medical term but it’s used to refer to a group of...
Turmeric powder is a very familiar ingredient when it comes to cooking in our part of the world. Did you know it can also help with a few beauty problems such as acne and skin discolouration? Turmeric powder has a rich...
In the previous article, How Argan Oil Can Help with Hair Loss Issues in Dubai, I discussed argan oil benefits and how to use it effectively for hair loss and breakage. I also made some recommendations for argan oil. However,...
Argan oil comes from the nut of the argan tree aka as Argania spinosa, which grows in the Northern African countries of Morocco and Algeria. The nut is encased in a thick shell which is surrounded by a pulpy...
I heard this term a lot in chemistry class in school but I never gave it much thought until over the last few years as I studied ways to deal with and recover from hair loss in Dubai. pH...
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...
The lemon is a powerhouse fruit full of vitamin C. It is also a significant source of calcium, potassium and pectin with traces of iron and vitamin A. It’s a citrus fruit with the inner flesh divided into 8...
During my first summer in Dubai, I didn’t fully understand the importance of staying hydrated in this type of heat. I drank water but not enough. Eventually, I fainted a few weeks after my arrival in Dubai somewhere in...
The hibiscus flower is commonly found in Asia, North Africa and Latin America, and is a symbolic flower in Haiti, South Korea and Malaysia. The flower comes in different colours – white, pink, red, orange, purple and yellow. The red...
An earlier article addressed how you can get rid of acne scars with a simple treatment with baking soda. You can read the article HERE. Apart from acne, there are many other things you can do with baking soda...