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9 Unusual Beauty Treatments From Around the World

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As we travel across the world we come across various unusual beauty treatment ideas.They may seem farfetched, but some really do work Treatment #1: Carrot Juice for Tanning Some women in Brazil claim that sipping on carrot juice gives them a healthy, natural-looking tan. And this isn't entirely farfetched either. Since carrots are full of beta-carotene, eating a lot of them can in fact make your skin appear slightly orange. Treatment #2: Emu Oil as a Conditioner Derived from the indigenous birds of Australia, it's used for skin and hair treatments. It's also touted for its healing properties — many claim it can help reduce the appearance of psoriasis, eczema, and acne, and that it can heal and soothe burns. Treatment #3: Nettles for Thicker Hair If you suffer from thinning hair or hair loss, some believe that ingesting nettle supplements and soaking hair in nettle tea can help. (Yep, nettles as in those stinging plants.) And in Croatia, women wash their hair with boiled nett…

Ayurveda - A Holistic Approch to Beauty.

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Ayurveda was a very early adopter of the mantra that “beauty comes from within.” The 5,000 year-old-science is known for extolling the benefits of balancing the whole body, supporting digestive health, optimizing energy, and treating each individual according to her specific dosha (constitution)—and not just finding the right facial cleanser or aesthetician. 1. Know your dosha. Your Ayurvedic constitution also points to your skin type, The VPK line stands for the three doshas: Vata, Pitta, Kapha.) Vata is thin, dry, fine-pored, delicate and wrinkle-prone; Pitta is susceptible to rashes, breakouts, and rosacea if out of balance; and Kapha is thicker and oilier, prone to enlarged pores, blackheads, pimples, and eczema. Her company’s website provides great information about treating each one, as well as other Ayurvedic beauty secrets. 2. Let the seasons dictate your skin care. Constitution-based skin care has it’s place, “there are seasonal approaches that are even more important. Even if…

A Unique Paradigm of Beauty

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Beauty is often equated, in many cultures, with a "fair" complexion or a fashionably thin figure or the shape of the nose, .Ayurveda, the 5,000-year-old healing system from India, has a unique perspective on beauty. Holistic and all-encompassing, the ayurvedic definition of beauty reads thus — "Roopam, gunam, vayastyag, iti shubhanga karanam." According to ayurveda, there are three pillars of beauty. Roopam is outer beauty — personified by shining, healthy hair and a clear, radiant complexion. Gunam refers to inner beauty — the beauty that shines from within, characterized by a warm, pleasing personality and innocence of mind and heart. And vayastyag means lasting beauty — looking, and feeling, younger than your chronological age. Thus, ayurveda does not focus only on cosmetics to achieve the state of true beauty. Roopam does not specify a type of figure or the color of the skin or the length or style of the hair. Outer beauty, according to ayurveda, is a reflectio…

To Get Perfect Skin, It's All About the Best Finishing Powder

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Setting powder" is one of those magnificence popular expressions at this moment, and the best completing and setting powders can be an aggregate lifeline. Be that as it may, what truly is setting powder, formally? A great inquiry! Setting powder is a fundamental stride in anybody's cosmetics schedule—not exclusively does it prevent you from looking (and feeling) like an oily cut of pizza, it likewise seals your cosmetics and gives a smooth surface on which to apply products like redden, bronzer, highlighter and eyeshadow. All things considered finding the best completing powder? Ok, the struggle. While the correct setting powder can make your skin look as smooth and impeccable as porcelain, the wrong one can make you look tragically cakey—also the way that the promoting around powder can be truly befuddling. Here's all that you have to think about powder, and in addition our five most loved items ever—some are even from the drugstore! Characterizing the Terms "Compl…

Step by step instructions to Wash Your Hair—The Right Way

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You folks, hair washing is befuddling. We grew up being instructed to wash it consistently, and afterward later we learned you ought to presumably just be sudsing up a few times each week—and, to be completely forthright, we're still entirely befuddled about how to wash your hair accurately with regards to the real procedure of purging (the "no 'crap strategy" skimming around the web positively isn't helping things). Utilizing the right methods can improve things significantly in your hair's wellbeing, ricochet and sparkle—however in the event that you're committing some normal errors, you could be harming your stunning locks without acknowledging it. We solicited two from New York's premier hair masters, hairdresser Nunzio Saviano of Nunzio Saviano Salon in New York and Kyle White, lead colorist at Oscar Blandi Salon, to share their best tips for washed up—and doing it the correct way. 1. Begin with a flush Much the same as your clothing needs a wash…