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Aishwarya Rai ranks 9th on Harpers & Queen 100 Most Beautiful Women List

Aishwarya Rai ranks 9th on Harpers & Queen 100 Most Beautiful Women List


Former Miss World still captivates
aishwarya-rai9thAishwarya Rai Bachchan is one of the 100 most beautiful women in the world according to Harpers & Queen magazine. In fact, the former Miss World is ranked number 9 in the annual list proving that her beauty has not only stood the test of time since she won her crown but that her looks can bridge the East-West divide and still captivate the Read the full story

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Sushmita Sen acts as show stopper for LFW Day 4

Sushmita Sen acts as show stopper for LFW Day 4


sushmita-sen-acts-as-show-stopper-for-lfw-day-4September 22, 2009 (India): The invitation was to the grandest wedding of the season at the most dazzling venue, with a zardozi encrusted stage at Lakme Fashion Week; when Philips presented a stunning bridal collection by top Bollywood designer, Vikram Phadnis with one of the most beautiful women in the universe, Bollywood’s sensational beauty queen, Sushmita Sen as the show stopper.
The Vikram Phadnis bridal wear presentation by Philips, which ended the fourth day of Lakme Fashion Week Spring Summer 2010, was the most extravagant event ever, filled with glitz, glamour and everything that the audience was looking forward to. With a colourful mélange of shades and hues, Vikram unleashed some of the most dazzling bridal creations Read the full story

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Deepika Pandukone crackles on ramp for Gauri & Nainika

Deepika Pandukone crackles on ramp for Gauri & Nainika


deepika-pandukone-crackles-on-ramp-for-gauri-nainikaCascades of long drapes descended from the ceiling, a giant visual of the Grey Goose Journeys around the world set the stage for one of the most glamorous and elegant retro haute couture shows of the day.
Black, white and red – the eternal colour story was the only selection by designers, Gauri and Nainika for their
Spring/Summer 2010 collection presented by Grey Goose at Lakme Fashion week. With delicate vintage touches for Read the full story

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Miss Venezuela Stefania Fernandez wins Miss Universe 2009 title

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Miss Venezuela Stefania Fernandez wins Miss Universe 2009 title


miss-venezuela-stefania-fernandez-wins-miss-universe-2009-titleMiss Venezuela was the fairest of them all, again. Venezuelan Stefania Fernandez won the 2009 Miss Univere pageant in the Bahamas on monday. Dressed in a flowing red gown, Fernandez embraced runner up Miss Dominican Republic as the announcement was made, and received the crown from last year’s winner, Dayana Mendoza, of Venezuela. The other top-five finalists were Miss Kosovo, Miss Australia and Miss Puerto Rico. Venezuela, a beauty-obsessed Read the full story

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How to Look Younger Without Plastic Surgery

How to Look Younger Without Plastic Surgery


how-to-look-younger-without-plastic-surgeryGet a good night’s sleep:
Having enough sleep relieves stress and takes away stress. Therefore sleeping quality has a direct impact on your beauty, health and daily lives. Your eyes are puffy, your skin sallow and dull and your face sags if you don’t have enough sleep. How well you sleep is closely connected to your daily diet. If you eat greasy or hard-to-digest food for supper or eat just before you sleep, it will keep your digestive system working, keeping you awake.

Hair Style:
No matter how tall or short you are, no matter how fat or narrow your face is, no matter how frizzy or curly your locks, you will look good in shoulder-length hair. Keep your hair between your chin and your Read the full story

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Eat Healthy for Beautiful Skin

Eat Healthy for Beautiful Skin


eat-healthy-for-beautiful-skin1Radiant complexions are synonymous with natural beauties and indicate overall good health. It is well known that what types of food you put inside your body will show up on the outside of your body and affect your skin. That is why it is vital, in order to have beautiful, healthy skin, to eat foods that contribute to your overall health.
Fluorine
Fluorine is necessary to your body’s health and well-being since it is the body’s anti-resistant element. Too little fluorine will result in scaly skin and disorders of the blood and spleen.
Since it is well known that fluorine is destroyed in the cooking process, it would be wise to eat most of your fruit and vegetables in their raw state. Examples of other Read the full story

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How Water Improves Your Body and Beauty

How Water Improves Your Body and Beauty


how-water-improves-your-body-and-beautyNot drinking enough water can increase the probability of health problems and make you look dull.  If you feel weak and your body feels dehydrated, consider drinking more water than you usually drink.  A lack of water in the body causes health disorders.
The effect of water on the body
Water makes up about 71 percent of the body.  It is found in all the tissues and cells that make up the body; it is important for the functioning of organs.
Most of the body’s systems, such as the circulatory system, work with the aid of water.  Our brains and the hormone system is dependent on proper water balance.  It is impossible for a person to survive for more than two weeks without water.  A lack of water causes serious damage to the body within a few Read the full story

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Top Five Summer Make Up Tips

Top Five Summer Make Up Tips


top-five-summer-make-up-tips1Summer has finally arrived and it’s not just your wardrobe that needs updating for the new season. Check out this top tips for updating your make up routine to suit the sunny weather…..
1.Use a bronzer in the right undertone for you, if you have a warmer tone in your skin go for golden peachy-yellow tones in your bronzer, if you have cooler tones in your skin go for a bronzer with peachy-rose Read the full story

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Bibi Russel shows gamcha collection at Kolkata Fashion Week

Bibi Russel shows gamcha collection at Kolkata Fashion Week


bibi-russel-shows-gamcha-collection-at-kolkata-fashion-weekBibi Russell showcases her collection first time at ‘Kolkatta Fashion Week’.
This is the first time that I am showing my work in India Fashion Week and I am absolutely thrilled to show in Kolkata Fashion Week. This year has been declared the Year of Natural Fibre, which I am extremely excited about. For the last 15 years, I have been working hard with our weavers and craftspeople to promote our natural fibres. I am doubly honoured, as a Bengali, to participate in the Kolkata Fashion Week, where the focus is on our magical weaves.
I get inspiration for my designs from the people of Bangladesh and the beautiful colours which can be found here, especially in the villages. I also gain a lot of inspiration from going to the villages and seeing the weavers and craftspeople at work.
All my fabrics are hand-woven, and natural. I do not use synthetic materials. The fabrics I use are Khadi, Cotton, Silk, Gamcha, Jute yarn fabric, Tribal fabrics, recycle fabrics and of Read the full story

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The Pain Of Beauty

The Pain Of Beauty


the-pain-of-beautyWhat does beauty mean to you? A pout like Angelina Jolie? Thick bouncy hair like Cheryl Cole? The pain we go through now to achieve our look is nothing compared to what women put themselves through in the past.
In the 1800s women dropped extract of deadly nightshade into their eyes to dilate the pupils and recreate the eyes appearance in sexual arousal. Not only did this give women blurred vision, it raised heart rates and could even result in blindness. Note that men did not take part in this technique!
We’re all slapping on the fake tan now in order to get a golden glow but back in Edwardian times women craved a porcelain skin colour worthy of Girls Aloud’s Nicola Roberts. They would bleach their hands with arsenic and later their faces, what would Danielle Lloyd say! It might have seemed a good idea at the time but women did not realise that arsenic was deadly poisonous.
Ever spent hours trying to create the Read the full story

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