Bronzed look without sun damage

BRONZED

Most women love that Bronzed look. It gives a healthy glow to the skin and a sense of confidence. Does it really need to be achieved by staying in the sun? Definitely not as we all know that exposure to the sun can cause photo-ageing. What is photo-ageing? Photo-ageing is associated with sun damage due to intense exposure to the UVA/UVB rays. It is a term used to describe damage to the skin caused by intense and chronic exposure to sunlight. This causes lines and wrinkles; pigmentation and roughened skin texture resulting in making a person look much older than … Continue reading

Sorbet for healthy skin!

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Mangoes and pineapples – the most widely consumed tropical fruits, and they are not only delicious but are full of vitamins and minerals that are beneficial for good health including a healthy skin and shiny hair. This sorbet hits just the right summer note, with its fresh blast of these tropical fruits and a hint of citrus. Enjoy it as an afternoon snack or a delicious dessert! Ingredients: 1 banana 1 cup mango cut in cubes 1 cup fresh pineapple chunks 2 tablespoons water 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice Preparation: Peel banana and cut into pieces. Place banana slices, mango cubes … Continue reading

Top tips for lifestyle choices

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It’s no secret that our lifestyle choices can impact how long we live and how young we look. The skin is a reflection of your inner health and the kind of lifestyle you are living in. Here are our 4 top tips to get your body and mind in shape this year.  Exfoliate:  dry body brushing helps to boost circulation and improve dull skin. This should be your first ritual every morning as soon as you wake up. It is a great inexpensive treatment to reduce cellulite. Cleanse:  your next step to the day , start with a glass of … Continue reading

Radiant skin after holidays

Raidant Skin

For most of us holidays are over but summer is still at its best. Though summer brings with it those beautiful, long, sunny days and glorious sunsets, it’s also by far the most challenging season when it comes to environmental damage and pre mature ageing. It is the season when we really need to ensure that our skin is correctly protected. A healthy mineral foundation makes a world of difference in enhancing your skin’s own radiance. For a healthy skin protection one needs to be aware that there is no use to have any oils, talc, FD&C dyes, synthetic preservatives, … Continue reading

Vision a Happy & Healthy Life

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Set a new standard this year and vision a happy and healthy life. Do not make it a resolution as this is only a wish list , make it a vision as vision is something that you have power on to create a lasting change. Happy and Healthy….Did you know that having a positive attitude in life can improve your immune system and may even help you live longer?! Research has shown that people who focus on positive information rather than negative information are better able to deal with stressful situations, take a more positive long-term view on life, and maintain … Continue reading

The season to mind sun protection

This season calls to mind the element of festivities, holidays, sun, beach … The warmer weather brings with it more and more skin exposure to the sun and the harmful effect that UV rays have on us. Exposure to ultraviolet radiation is a well-documented health hazard. The ozone layer protects humans from damage against UVC rays, but not UVB and UVA rays. UVB rays are known to cause burning. UVA rays are known to cause photoaging. Photoaging is damage to the skin caused by the sun. Photoaging damage includes, but is not limited to: wrinkles, dark blotches, freckles, leathery texture … Continue reading

Do not forget to pack Argini mask!

It is the season full of hustle and bustle and frantic planning! It is a season that can leave your skin with breakouts, sunburn or redness. Whether you are off to a beach holiday or a skiing holiday do not forget to pack the GERnetic Argini Mask. Argini mask is a clay mask , comprised of plant extracts. It contains cucumber and camomile to soothe the skin. It is ideal for sunburnt skins to help calm, soothe and speed up the healing process. So these holidays do not forget to pack Argini mask, the mask that is ideal for all … Continue reading

The Perfect Eyebrow

Trends come and go, but the “perfect eyebrow” is gaining momentum in popularity as the envied feature that is an affordable reach for most of us. If you want to achieve an instant eyelift and wipe years off your face, you cannot go past the power of a well sculpted eyebrows. Balanced correctly and shaped to perfection eyebrows can transform a face quicker than any other procedure and can really change an individual’s look. When incorrectly shaped eyebrows can make your eyes look  droopy when they are not, or they can make you look angry when you’re not.  Well defined … Continue reading

The magic mitt

Take makeup off like Magic! The magic mitt takes makeup off quickly and completely without using any cleanser. A must item to have this Christmas. The magic mitt is made by jane iredale from a new generation of specially knitted micro-fibres many times thinner than a human hair and are able to penetrate oil films. By simply saturating the mitt with warm water and using it like a washcloth, you can watch even your mascara come right off. The magic mitt promotes the health of the skin because it does not affect the acid mantle. When this beneficial barrier is intact, it … Continue reading

What’s in your makeup bag?

When was the last time you had a critical look inside your make-up bag? Be honest. Take a minute to unveil the horror of month old cotton buds amidst a cloud of loose powder residue, old make up sponges,make-up brushes with a long term make-up residue that are desperate for a good wash, maybe dry mascara and the list can go on. While hording beloved beauty products past the recommended usage date may not be life threatening, we should still be aware of how old a product is,especially when it comes to water-based products like foundations, creams, mascara and even … Continue reading