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

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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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Saris, Lenghas & Baby Bumps – The Hindu Goddess Edition

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I still remember being at the grocery store with my mom and seeing Demi Moore gracing the cover of Vanity Fair in 1991 in the magazine stands at the checkout counter. Despite being a tender age of 7 years old, I remember thinking how beautiful she looked. While it received some backlash from critics, it started […]

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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. By way of genes, both my mom and sister didn’t get them, so […]

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Pre Natal Fitness – 2 Simple 15 minute workouts

pre natal fitness

While pregnancy is not the time to push yourself to the next level, there is no reason to stop working out while pregnant with the goal to maintain your muscle mass. In a previous post, we discussed 7 Mistakes to Avoid When Exercising While Pregnant. In this post we’ll be giving you sample workouts you […]

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Exercising While Pregnant: 7 Mistakes To Avoid

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Research and studies have shown that if done properly, exercise during pregnancy is not harmful. It did however take a few years to come to this conclusion. Guidelines released by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) have changed significantly from the 1950’s to now.

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My Babymoon Shoot

My husband and I spent a lovely week in Turks & Caicos, home to Grace Bay Beach, the most beautiful beach in the world. I’ve never seen such soft white sand and beautiful crystal clear waters, where there’s no seaweed or rocks in sight. It was a lovely experience, and we had the pleasure of […]

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MAKE UP GIVEAWAY in collaboration with EyeKandyFerzi!!!

BeautyCubed Givewaway

I’ve teamed up with EyeKandyFerzi for another glam filled giveaway as part of my BeautyCubed Glam Guide series valued at over $250! Giveaway includes:

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