NEW ON THE BLOCK: Aqua Rouge

Those who are familiar with the makeup world are acquainted with the name MAKE UP FOR EVER or MUFE. This company was founded in 1984 and has given us many wonderful products.I , for one, love the MUFE HD foundation and HD powder. It feels like heaven on my skin!The latest addition to MUFE family is its new liquid lipstick: AQUA ROUGE.Here is what  Dany Sanz, the mastermind behind MUFE, has to say about the product."With AQUA ROUGE, I imagined a glamorous and theatrical atmosphere. That intimate

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The long and short of it!

In Asia,specially in the Muslim countries, Salwar Kameez is a well worn dress.If you don't know what kind of dress this is, here is a a description."Salwar kameez is a traditional dress worn by both women and men in South Asia and Central Asia. Shalwar or salwar are loose pajama-like trousers. The legs are wide at the top, and narrow at the ankle. The kameez is a long shirt or tunic. The side seams (known as the chaak), left open below the waist-line, give the wearer greater freedom of

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Good foods,Greater benefits!

Today I am writing about some common foods with wonderful health benefits which we eat and sometimes hesitate to eat.So let’s get started.Fats and oils-I am talking about the “good” fats here…. Like omega 3 fatty acids [related article here] . Salmon, sardine, herring, mackerel are rich sources of omega 3 fatty acid.Olive oil, canola oil, rice bran oil, grape seed oil, walnut oil these are linked to reduced risk of cardiovascular disease.poor olive oil from Popeye cannot take

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DIY black and gold colored earrings

Do you have a favorite pair of earrings which has turned discolored or rusty?Don't throw it out yet.This is really an inexpensive way to re-use your favorite old piece of rusty jewelry with a new look.Scroll down to get started!What will you need:-A pair of old dangling gold colored earrings.Black nail polish (or any other opaque color will do).Glitter nail polish (again, according to your choice). I used a light gold and a multicolored glitter polish.Clear nail polish.Nail art brush or an

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Naked with glasses

Do you wear glasses? I do...and I have been wearing since 6th grade LGlasses cast a shadow under the eye area...so dark circle or not, you are bound to have a darker shadow under your eyes. That's why it's quite intimidating to flaunt a Smokey eye while wearing your spectacles.I came up with this eye look mainly using Urban Decay Naked palette-1 (yes. it's THAT naked) and ELF cream eyeliner in Black. On the lips I have used MAC lip pencil in Spice. I have used a Revlon pinkish-brown blush

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Party With Purple

Today I played with different shades of purple and came up with this look.Step by step pictures are as follows-1. After adding an eye shadow primer apply a white creamy base. I used Urban decay primer and NYX jumbo pencil in Milk. 2. Blend the white base with a blending brush.3. Draw a semi circular line in the crease with a black kohl pencil. I used L'Oreal Carbon black.4. Add a medium purple color onto the lid leaving the inner corners bare.5. Use a lighter & brighter shade of purple to

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Healthy skin by 10 regular habits

[There are probably thousands of articles about skin care over the internet, magazines etc. This article is based on my personal experience and encounter with acne.]Skin is the largest organ in a human body. The beauty of skin is not defined by its color…rather by its healthiness. There’s very few people (not including the celebrities who splurge $$$$ on skin care) who can take pride on their skin. They can wake up in the morning and do not have to bother camouflaging…err…prettifying with

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