Beauty, Skin Care

10 Things you need to know about Sheet Masks.

Sheet masks are everywhere, there is no escaping them. They might not make for the most flattering selfies but then your skin is surely hitting the like button on that one. With the entrance of Korean Beauty brands like Innisfree & The Face Shop in India we also have ready access to these thin sheets drenched in the magic liquid.

If you are a sheet mask pro or not here are 10 things you need to know about them.

10 important things to know about sheet masks

10 important things to know about sheet masks

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Beauty, Makeup, Product Review

Colourpop Haul, Review & Swatches | Experience with free shipping to India that attracted ridiculous Custom Duty.

Colourpop as a brand has always intrigued me. They came out of no where and with a little, no a lot of help from Social Media took over the Beauty World. It is perhaps the most Insta-famous beauty brand. Recently they offered free international shipping above 30 USD (approx 2000 INR) so I had to see for myself are these inexpensive beauty products worth the buzz.

Colourpop Haul, Review and Swatches on Indian Skin, Colourpop Purchase Experience and Shipping cosmetics from USA to India

Colourpop Haul, Review and Swatches

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Beauty, Life Style, Skin Care

OMG! Niacinamide

In my quest to read more and more labels, some ingredients initially catch my eye and then my ears because they have got the beauty industry buzzing. Niacinamide is one of them. Olay claims it to be the ultimate skincare ingredient and has scientifically proven benefits for both young and old skin. So of course I read copious amounts about it and I have understood that it is something that all of us should start taking seriously.

why Niacinamide is claimed to be the ultimate skincare ingredient.

Niacinamide is claimed to be the ultimate skincare ingredient.

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Beauty, Skin Care

Innisfree – Jeju Peach Hand Cream | Review

Getting someone a present that they would love and cherish is a skill, a really good-to-have skill; that clearly I do NOT possess because I gifted this hand cream to my friend!

Innisfree | Jeju Peach Hand Cream Review India

Innisfree | Jeju Peach Hand Cream

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Beauty, Product Review, Skin Care

How to Identify Quality Rose Water & Kama Ayurveda’s Pure Rose Water – Review

Rose water is something that has been a part of Indian Beauty and Skincare rituals since ages, so much so that the noobest of the noob can also cite a few benefits of this ancient beauty product.

Kama Ayurveda Pure Rose Water Face & Body Mist Review and How to recognize Pure Rose Water

Kama Ayurveda | Pure Rose Water – Face & Body Mist

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Beauty, Life Style, Skin Care

OMG! Hyaluronic Acid

I have been trying to make informed purchase decisions for which reading labels and researching the contents of the label is an integral step. Lately I see many moisturizers & serums claiming to have Hyaluronic Acid (HA) as the star ingredient. In Beauty & Skin care world buzz word ingredients are nothing new so I thought I should understand what the noise around Hyaluronic Acid is all about.

Decoding the Buzz around Hyluronic Acid

Decoding the Buzz around Hyaluronic Acid

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Design

Tulip Chair

In my house I have a rectangular dining table, with two chairs that have four legs each residing beside the long side and a bench with four legs on the opposite. When Ms. Super Consumer visited me and saw this setting the first thing she said is “I love how the bench is reducing the clutter of legs”. And she was absolutely right, the bench that serves the purpose of two chairs but simultaneously reduced the clutter by four legs gives a feel of spaciousness and clutter free vision. Similar were the thoughts of Eero Saarinen when he designed the Industrial Design Classic – The Tulip Chair.

Tulip Chair - A Furniture Design Icon

Tulip Chair – Front | PC Knoll

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Beauty, Design, Life Style

Miss Dior EDP | Review

To be absolutely honest I got it just for the rich history behind this product and that packaging! Lets take a moment to admire this wonderful piece of packaging design. Yes I admit, I am (or was, so I would like to think) one of those that get swayed by great packaging. This perfume is not for the weak hearted; its strong and bold in every sense.

Miss Dior Eau De Parfum Review and History

Miss Dior Eau De Parfum | PC- Dior

Miss Dior EDP review and origin

Miss Dior Eau De Parfum | PC – Dior

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Design

Hermès Birkin

When it comes to Iconic handbags, the Hermès Birkin is the ultimate status symbol. It is known for its superior craftsmanship and an insane price tag. Standard models start around US$7,000. Hermès is known to be extremely secretive about the number of Birkin bags that it manufactures each year, limiting the supply to the elite and fashionable.

Hermès Birkin - Iconic Handbag, its jistory design and effects on culture

Hermès Birkin | PC: Quartz

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Beauty, Product Review

Budget Beauty | Products that work but cost 500 Rupees or less.

Not enough is said about how good these products are, perhaps because they are cheap and don’t grab eye-balls. These have pleasantly surprised me because they work without breaking the bank. Read ahead if you feel like saving a few bucks.


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