Glam by Deepa Berar

deepa berar

I met Deepa Berar through a South Asian Bloggers network. Although I hadn’t met her in person, I had been following along on her adventures on social media. She was in a long distance marriage, going back and forth between Toronto and California, had struggled with Alopecia, is on a mission to make working out […]

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How To Find The Right Foundation

how to find the right foundation

If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll know that I’ve recently been in the market for a new foundation. I’m an Indian girl with a yellow undertone and am most recently switching from full coverage to light coverage foundation. Despite all the efforts from brands to become more inclusive with their shade range, there is […]

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How To Get Beach Waves For Thick Hair

how to get beach waves for thick hair

Beach waves are the most coveted hairstyle of the moment and it takes a certain technique to master the look. I’d see all these girls with not so thick hair with the most perfect beach waves, but I couldn’t quite get it right with my own hair. I’d even go to the hair salon and […]

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10 Best Skin Care Products Under $40

best skin care under $40

Not all skin care products have to break the bank. In fact, I’ve tried some very pricey products and found cheaper alternatives that work just as well, if not better. Today on the blog, I round up the 10 best skin care products under $40 that I love!

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My Foundation Free Daily Make Up Routine

foundation free daily make up routine

My make up routine is always evolving and now that I’m back to work after maternity leave, I’ve recently switched it up again. I don’t like to wear foundation daily as I find it’s very heavy and can clog pores, and prefer a foundation free daily make up routine instead. I have two routines, the […]

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Why I Decided To Shave My Daughter’s Head

When I think of Indian beauty, the first thing that often comes to mind is beautiful, long, thick hair. A tradition across India is to shave a child’s hair so that it comes back thicker. While some people do it for religious reasons, there’s definitely an aesthetic purpose behind it as well. I always thought […]

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The 411 On My Hair: All Your Hair Questions Answered

I get a lot of beauty related questions, messages and DMs, but if there were one topic I get the most questions on, it’s my hair! People will ask me where I get my haircut from? Who colours my hair? What colour is my hair? How would I describe my haircut? I answer all of […]

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Mascara 101: 5 Tips To Apply Mascara Correctly

how to apply mascara

A while back I did a post on Common Eye Make Up Mistakes, where I briefly touched upon the topic of applying mascara correctly. This step in applying eye makeup is so crucial, that I’m dedicating an entire blog post to it. I’ve seen way too many people get this step wrong and I’m hoping […]

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Belly Bandit In Review

belly bandit review

I think most women agree, that one of their main concerns when they get pregnant, asides from a health pregnancy and baby, is getting their body back and hoping we don’t get the dreaded ‘Mummy Tummy’. Before getting pregnant, I had heard about belly binding or “wrapping” techniques postpartum that Asian and French women have […]

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How To Prevent Stretch Marks During Pregnancy

how to prevent stretch marks during pregnancy

All doctors will tell you that there is no way to prevent stretch marks during pregnancy and that they’re hereditary. A good indication is if your mom got them during pregnancy or if you got them through other means throughout your life.  I also know of women whose mothers got stretch marks during pregnancy, but […]

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