Homemade face packs have become popular than ever. As salons and beauty shops are partially closed, everyone is now inclining towards natural and sustainable living. A lot of beauty treatments can be prepared at home without the harsh use of chemicals, and the natural way is now being supported by many celebrities worldwide. Be it Priyanka Chopra's hair mask recipe or Sonam Kapoor's face pack, quarantine is now all about homemade rituals. While we recently talked about Kareena Kapoor's haldi and sandalwood face pack recipe, the actress is now making a case for face pack with a special ingredient. Kareena's sister and sister-in-law, Karisma Kapoor and Soha Ali Khan also swear by this ingredient. The special ingredient these beauties swear by is matcha, which has become popular lately. Matcha is a type of green tea, which is grown and prepared differently. The tea leaves are protected from sunlight to increase chlorophyll, resulting in more levels of amino acids. The leaves are then … [Read more...] about Kareena Kapoor, Karisma Kapoor and Soha Ali Khan use this special ingredient in their face pack recipe!
With gyms forced to close during the lockdown, home workouts have snowballed in popularity. The fitness industry has embraced the digital age like never before, offering classes on everything from yoga to weight lifting via live-streaming services and social media. … [Read more...] about Fitter, faster, stronger, smarter
The god of cricket Sachin Tendulkar had so far won our hearts with his unprecedented performance in the filed. But these days, the former captain of the Indian cricket team has found another tactic to play with our heartstrings. On his 25th anniversary, the Master Blaster cooked a sweet surprise for his family, and especially for his wife Anjali. This sweet gesture from Sachin is an inspiration for all couples and is something that all lovebirds should include in their list of couple goals. On the occasion of their 25th wedding anniversary, Sachin Tendulkar shared a video of cooking a surprise on Instagram. "Surprise for our wedding anniversary. Made this mango kulfi as a surprise for everyone at home on our 25th wedding anniversary," said Tendulkar while demonstrating how to make a mango kulfi at home. The great cricketer also added that this is something people can make effortlessly, especially during the lockdown when it is impossible to get many ingredients for an elaborate … [Read more...] about How Sachin Tendulkar’s 25th anniversary ‘sweet’ surprise is an inspiration for all couples
The times have changed and the future looks bleak, thanks to an unexpected virus that suddenly upturned the world. Coronavirus has changed the way we look at things and as we struggle to move forward, we are changing our old habits. Most of us have not ordered from our favourite restaurant in days, not visited the gym and not caught up with a friend for coffee. But one thing that has been more or less constant is online shopping, that has been a savior of sorts for all the people locked up at home to protect themselves from the deadly virus. And, as things start to open up with social distancing becoming a norm of sorts, it won't be surprising to see people not thronging malls but ordering things online - from food, clothes, books to jewellery. While the first three things on the list don't require so much vigilance before placing the order, jewellery is one thing that needs a lot of research and thought, and if you plan to buy some jewellery to pep you up from the current sadness, … [Read more...] about Things to keep in mind while buying jewellery online
The idea behind HDR or High Dynamic Range is to enhance detail in an image (especially the shadows and darker areas) and make it appear more vibrant. Typically, this is done by taking multiple photos with different exposure level and then combining them into one. On a majority of smartphones today, the HDR feature is built into the camera interface so you don’t need a separate app. In case your smartphone does not have HDR feature, try an app called ‘A Better Camera’ by Almalence — it offers HDR for both stills and videos. iPhone users can enable or disable Auto HDR in the camera settings. Head to Settings > Camera and you will see the option of Auto HDR along with the option to save the normal photo in addition. … [Read more...] about Poor Wi-Fi connectivity? Google Photo’s new feature ensures it doesn’t affect your back-up