We are beautiful at every size and shape. As women, our bodies are constantly changing throughout the various stages of life. If you have tried to lose weight multiple times and failed, this post is just for you. Your everyday habits might be the culprit here and you may not even realise it. If you are trying to lose weight or are just trying to maintain it, I do have some simple tips. Just making these minor adjustments in your everyday habits, you can make a difference. All of these methods have been personally tried and tested by me.Now you may have heard these things like a million times but I’ll explain how exactly it helps.
Pimples are our terror, especially during the adolescent age. Those small red patches on the cheeks do make us feel shattered and terrible. But stop…don’t just pop it to get rid of it. We understand that watching those red blister marks can be quite annoying but trying to prick at it can be even more dangerous. We bring for you a synopsis about pimples and the prominent reasons why should refrain from cracking it.
What are pimples?
Pimples are basically oil glands that are seen on the facial skin in the form of small inflammations and swellings. It is a very common skin problem during the adolescent age which is equally observed among boys and girls.
Causes of Pimple Formation
There are various factors that are widely associated with the formation of pimples. However, the most prominent causes that are medically proved in relation to pimples include the following:
– Clogging of skin pores
– Exposure to extreme pollution, dust and dirt
– Physical and hormonal changes during puberty
– Bacterial infection
-Dead cell accumulation on skin
Now, let’s steal a look at the reasons why should always refrain from pricking or popping at your pimples. Read below:
It leaves a permanent scar mark: Bursting off a pimple on your face by force can leave a scar mark which is hard to remove. Sometimes, squeezing the pimple can make it red, swollen and hard, thus making it impossible to hide.
It pains a lot: Popping at a pimple do hurt a lot… especially the hard ones. Hence it is always advised that you stop pinching on it. Instead depend on a doctor to help you out in the right way. Also avoid using too much make up and cosmetics on the pimples.
It can cause serious infection problem: Rough handling of pimples also result in serious infection which becomes hard to heal. Take the suggestion of a dermatologist and use herbal products to avoid scarring and blemish marks.
It can add more pimples: It is observed that popping a pimple can become an ongoing problem, resulting in birth of new pimples. As you prick at a pimple, sometimes the fluid gets spread on the skin which results in origin of new ones.
According to medical studies it is revealed that pimples stay for six months approximately. Therefore it is strongly suggested that you abstain from pricking or popping your pimples, even if you feel a powerful urge to do so.
Today im going to talk about the natural homemade scrub that I use.
I always thought natural remedies never work compared to chemical skincare products.
Lately I’ve switched to natural home remedies for skin problems.
And their working wonders for my skin.
Also this natural scrub doesn’t cause ant breakouts.
So the only scrub that i use twice a week or whenever I feel like I need some facial scrubbing is a paste of baking soda and water.
Yes that its, thats the scrub I use.
I have oily combination skin.
Actually an oily T-zone on my nose and the rest of the skin is normal.
But my face tends to look oily if I don’t control the oil.
So this scrub is not very gentle nor very harsh, But perfect for facial skin.
it has medium coarse crystals of Sodium Bi-carbonate.
Sodium Bi-carbonate is actually baking soda in common terms.
Don’t get confused with baking powder, thats a bit different, as baking soda is a more pure form of Sodium Bi-carbonate.
Baking Soda Scrub is Useful and recommended for:
Oily, combination skin & normal skin types.
To Reduces large pores.
If you have whiteheads and blackheads.
Some say, it even helps acne. I haven’t checked on that yet.
But i do feel when you keep the oil under control, thats a preventing acne and breakouts.
At least for me.
How to make the Baking Soda Scrub:
Mix half teaspoon on Baking Soda with some drops of water to make a medium consistency paste.
Scrub for about 10-15 seconds, not more.
Do not use near delicate eye area.
wash off with cold water.
Follow with a moisturizer or a sunscreen if you’re going out
Not suitable for dry and sensitive skin.
little redness is expected after usage.
However, reduce the quantity of Baking soda in the scrub next time, if you experience redness.
May irritate sensitive skin.
Do not use over existing acne.
Moisturisation is a must after using this scrub because its quite drying.
Also remember to use a sunscreen if you ex-foliate, before stepping out in the sun.
Loosing hair, balding is a big issue.
It affects our physical appearance, mental and emotional well-being.
Most of us take hair fall very lightly, until its increased to the extent of balding.
Today I’m going to tell you how a few changes in your diet can reduce hair fall significantly.
I’m going to tell you how you can control your hair loss through dieting.
What to Eat & What to Avoid to control Hair loss.
What to Eat To Avoid Hair Loss:
It promotes growth of healthy cells and tissues in your overall body.
Sources – liver, fish oil, eggs, milk.
Lack of Zinc causes damage the scalp and limit hair growth.
Zinc stops premature graying of hair.
Zinc battles with calcium for absorption which means taking both at the same time isn’t the brightest idea as calcium will hinder the uptake of zinc.
Limit tea, coffee, cola as it contains caffiene which does not allow zinc absorbtion in our body.
Recommended dosage of Zinc for adults is 10mg per day.
Sources include red meats, poultry, liver, mussels, shrimps, egg yolks, nuts ,soy products , wholegrain.
Try to take Zinc just before bed time for maximum results.
Today im going to discuss all the Green Tea Health Benefits .
Green tea has become a very popular drink worldwide because of its immensely powerful health benefits.
It Also contains powerful antioxidants.
The antioxidant in green tea is 100 times more effective than vitamin C and 24 times better than vitamin E.
This helps your body at protecting cells from damage.
The Polyphenol in green tea extracts does wonders for your health.
Experts suggest drinking at least two cups of green tea daily to get its benefits.
Green tea comes from the same plant as black tea, but the processing is different.
Regular tea leaves are slightly dried or steamed not fermented like black tea.
Lowers recurrence of cancers
Lowers the risk of developing stomach cancer, esophageal cancer, prostate cancer, pancreatic cancer, lung cancer , and colorectal cancer
Fights heart disease
Green tea helps to prevent the formation of blood clots in vessels, improve the flexibility of blood vessels and maintain the proper blood flow to provide many cardiovascular health benefits.
It raises the good cholesterol and lowers bad cholesterol.
Green tea fights obesity as it contains caffeine which helps to reduce the body fat.
It also boost metabolism of the body and thus aids in weight loss.
It can help you burn up to 70 calories in just one day.
That translates to 3.5 kgs in one year.
Delays symptoms of aging
Green tea contains an antioxidant known as polyphenols which fight against free radicals.
What this means it helps you fight against aging.
Lowers blood pressure
Green tea lowers the blood glucose level and prevents from type 1 diabetes.
It also helps our pancreas for better functioning, secretion of insulin and absorption of sugar.
Prevents DNA damage,blood clots, diabetes and stroke.
Green tea tones up muscles and skin
Prevent symptoms of colds and flu.
Gets rid of hangovers and
Prevents diseases like Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s.
Treats genital warts.
Reduces inflammation caused by rheumatoid arthritis and ulcerative colitis.