The increase in air pollution over the years has had major effects on the human skin. It’s important to broadly identify and understand these changes, so that they can be addressed and preferably, prevented! 📍 Various air pollutants along with, ultraviolet radiation, particulate matter and cigarette smoke affect the skin (which is the outermost barrier),Continue reading “How pollution can affect the skin”
Keeping reading to learn why flowers smile back when you look at them😊
How you wash your face can make a difference in your appearance. Here are some recommendations from dermatologists to help you keep your face looking healthy!
(Background: This a powerful topic that I’ve been reflecting upon lately, and I’m penning down my views here. Hope you enjoy it!) The ocean reflects the color of the sky What we associate with day in and day out, has an impact on us💡 For a minute, let’s look at the way advertisements run. TheContinue reading “The Power of Association”
I’d just like to give a quick shout out to everyone who’s given their best despite all odds and bravely sailed through the year that has passed. Can’t help feeling grateful to anyone who has extended well-intentioned support to others in ways big or small, known or unknown. Btw, being a part of the bloggingContinue reading “Transitioning into the new year”
I survived because the fire inside me burned brighter than the fire around me🔥
When happy colors, light and melodies
Emanated from the garden balcony
And not gadget screens
Written in response to the photo-prompt ‘What do you see’
With the arrival of winter, we also must acclimatize to cold temps, low humidity and harsh winds that can take a toll on one’s skin.
Depending on where you live and how cold it gets for you during the winter months, you may consider re-adjusting your skin care routine.
Here are a few tips to protect & replenish your skin during the winters!
Sharing some stills while traveling through the mountainous terrain of the Himalayas with family.
Weaving through the hills, at some places we were in the valleys looking up to the majestic heights of snowcapped peaks, while elsewhere we were above the clouds & literally on top of the world! More moments captured inside post📸
Take care of your thoughts when you are alone; take care of your words when you are with people.
A lot of us are staying indoors as much us possible during these days. A common misconception is that sun-protection is of concern only if you’re going out during the day. Though the UV rays from indoor light sources like light bulbs is minimal, don’t forget the sunlight exposure through window panes! While UVB (theContinue reading “Should I use a sunscreen indoors?”
‘Replaced the villain, for a day.’ Written for Shweta Suresh’s Saturday Six Word Story Prompt, where the word is “villain.” This picture was taken at Madame Tussaud’s wax museum😃
Thanks to its wide range of benefits and suitability for all skin types, Niacinamide has gained popularity in skin care as an ‘all rounder’ ingredient.
Read on to find out the interpretation~
Treat your under-eye skin area and gain a healthy brighter look.
Get back to your roots! Understanding hair growth is key to optimising hair growth and minimising hair shedding.
This is a Rangoli I made for this Diwali! Rangoli is an art form popular in India, in which designs are created on the floor of one’s home or courtyard using materials like coloured sand and flower petals. It signifies happiness, auspiciousness and celebration during the festive season!
Walking on a razor’s edge
Don’t look down into the deep
Inching forward to where
Effort meets its destiny ~
Dr Kanya Rani
(Written in response to the photo prompt ‘What do you see’)
When they come charging at you, pray or make way.
When they talk to you, open your mind.
When they go traveling, hop along.
And most importantly- when they’re in the driver’s seat, fasten your seat belt!
Today is World Psoriasis Day- a day dedicated to people who have psoriasis. The theme for this year is ‘Informed!’ Staying informed about this condition is important since it isn’t uncommon- it affects 2% of people worldwide.