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Select jewellery according to face type

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Face type is one of the most important factors to be kept in mind while shopping for jewellery. The styles and cuts of the earrings and necklaces should complement the jaw line and length of the face, say experts. Kapil Hetamsaria, CEO and co-founder at VelvetCase.com (e-commerce portal), and Shehzad Zaveri, Creative Director at Minawala (diamond jewellery house), have rolled ...

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Tips for hair care in summer

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Cover up, air dry and dont forget the conditioner to keep hair shine intact in summer, say experts. Experts at Advanced Hair Studio and Manisha Chopra, senior consultant, Dermatology, Fortis La Femme, have listed down few tips for you which you can swear by this season. * Cover up: Cover up your head when you are stepping out of the ...

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Go for floral, citrus or aquatic fragrances in summer

Mumbai: Actress Jacqueline Fernandez during the launch of The Body Shops new range of products in Mumbai, on August 4, 2015. (Photo: IANS)

Go for floral, citrus or aquatic fragrances in summer, suggest experts. Rohit Kumar Agrawal, Founder of Perfumebooth.com, and Shikhee Agrawal, Head Training, The Body Shop, list the fragrances to opt for in summer. For men: * Citrus: Citrus fragrances exude a refreshing feeling with lemon, orange, mandarin, grapefruit, bitter orange, lemon grass and mint notes. Just one spritz of these ...

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Lipstick guide for dusky beauties

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Women with a dusky skin tone may often be in a fix over the shade of lip colour to choose. Floral ones or earthy tones can be interesting choices, suggest experts. Aashmeen Munjaal, celebrity make-up artist and Nelofar Currimbhoy, President of Shahnaz group of companies, have shared some tips: * Identify the undertone of your skin, it can be yellow, ...

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Jewels for summer weddings

Actor Gauhar Khan walks on the ramp showcase the jewellery by Indian Institute of Gems and Jewellery (IIGJ) during the India International Jewellery Week (IIJW) in Mumbai, on July 14, 2014. (Photo: IANS)

Ditch chunky neck jewellery in the scorching heat. Go for pearl strings or delicate multi-layer pieces when you attend a summer wedding. Manju Kothari (Creative Director at Entice Jewellery), Rajesh Tulsiani (Director at Dwarkadas Chandumal Jewellers) and Chitwn D Malhotra (lead designer and founder Dillano Luxurious Jewels Pvt Ltd) have tips on jewellery trends that could be followed: * Pearls ...

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Tips to pick your bridal jewellery

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Bridal jewellery is a once in a lifetime investment for every woman, and so it needs to be chosen carefully. Pieces that can be worn in multiple ways are high on trend, says an expert. Manju Kothari, Creative Director, fine jewellery retail brand Entice, tells you which jewellery to pick for a winter wedding: * Choice of wearing two medium-sized ...

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Gained more weight after dieting? Blame gut bacteria

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In a study that could lead to development of new treatment for “recurrent” or “yo-yo” obesity, researchers have found that intestinal microbes — collectively termed the gut microbiome — play an important role in post-dieting weight gain. Following a successful diet, many people are dismayed to find their weight rebounding. Worse still, the vast majority of recurrently obese individuals not ...

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Go organic for skincare this winter

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Pamper your skin with the goodness of an organic beauty and skincare regime this winter, says an expert. Garima Singh, Research and Development Manager, Organic Harvest, has shared some tips to fight against winter woes. * For oily skin: If all you can see is dull and oily skin staring back at you from the mirror then scan for additives ...

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Suffered acne?

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Suffering from those itchy red pimples? Take heart, as your skin may age more slowly than those with no history of acne, a study has found. Signs of ageing such as wrinkles and skin thinning often appear much later in people who have experienced acne in their lifetime. It has been suggested that this is due to increased oil production ...

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How attractive you look depends on your company

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Your beauty may depend on the person who is standing next to you and how good he or she is looking in comparison, researchers say. The study showed that a person can be ranked higher on a scale of attractiveness only when he or she is compared alongside a less attractive person, and not when being judged alone. The company ...

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