Prevent Pigmentation…


Pigmentation is now a burning problem. There are  various reasons of pigmentation…over exposure to sun, pregnancy, undergoing some medical treatment or hormonal changes.

Some Words On Pigmentation

There are two types of pigmentation….Hyper-pigmentation (an increase in melanin) and Hypo-pigmentation (reduction in melanin production). There is a substance in our skin which is called melanin. The melanin provides protection on our skin. Due to the increase or decrease of melanin production, a change is created in skin color.

Some Home Remedies to follow to get rid of pigmentation

First if all Tulsi or Holy Basil is an ideal option to prevent any kind of skin problems. You can take 2-3 leaves of tulsi in the morning in empty stomach. It will help to cure pigmentation from the root.2-basil-625_626x350_61446529505

You can also make paste of tulsi leaves and apply on the pigmented spots.

Almond is another thing that is most helpful to fight against pigmentation. Make a paste of almond, mix it with curd and apply on your face. Leave it for 10-15 minutes and wash it with water.

Papaya is rich in Vitamin A. and Lemon is rich in vitamin C and acts as natural bleaching agent. The mixture of two can make your skin spot free. Make a paste of papaya, mix it with lemon juice. Apply on your face once in a week. Leave it for 10-15 minutes and wash with water.

Potatoes contain enzymes that help to cure pigmentation. You can make raw potato juice or can grate the potato and apply on your affected areas.Raw-potatoes-for-health

You can also make a toner at home. Take one cup of water, give 6-7 tulsi leaves, 6-7 mint leaves and80 neem leaves… Boil them properly. Leave it to become cool then sieve the water. Pour it in a container and store the toner in freeze. Apply the toner every time after washing your face.

Avoid direct sun exposure. Apply a good quality of sun screen.

A good facial massage is also helpful to cure pigmentation.

These are the simple ways you can follow. Above all be patient. It takes some time to cure.



Tomato Tips

Take the world and paint it red

La Tomatina is a festival held in Valencian town in Spain where people throw tomatoes to each other.

Today i am going to share about the benefits of Tomato.

Tomato is rich in Vitamin c and other antioxidants. It contains fiber, potassium, lycopene, beta-carotene and so on. From your skin to eye, heart, hair,it is capable of taking care of your whole body.

  1. Tomato has a natural bleaching agent. It helps to lighten your skin.
  2. As tomato contains Vitamin C, it helps to make your skin glowing; you can apply tomato juice on your skin.
  3. For glowing skin and to remove tan..take one spoon of tomato pulp, 10 drops of lemon juice and cucumber juice and 4-5 drops of honey. Apply this on your face, leave it for 15 minutes and wash with water.
  4. It helps to prevent signs of aging.
  5. Lycopene present in tomato acts as a natural sunscreen.
  6. It helps to look your skin younger.




  1. If you want to change your hair from dull to shiny. Just apply tomato juice on your hair and leave it for 30 minutes then shampoo your hair.
  2. Tomato juice helps to fight with dandruff.
  3. You can also apply tomato pulp with your hair oil.



Eat it or apply it on your skin. use this in whatever way you want to use it just take the benefits of tomato and make your skin as red as tomato.



My mother has immense belief on natural, home based kitchen ingredients (gharelu nuske) for skin care and always try to persuade me to apply this product. Honestly speaking she has much contribution for my skin. I have left no stone unturned to damage them in my university days by not taking care of them but still it survives and again for her only. So today I decide to share with you my mother’s tips.


Steam is the very first step you have to take. It helps to open your pores. If your pores are open it can now better absorb product you use.


CLEANSING:- to clean your face grind the oatmeal and make a paste of oatmeal with curd. It is the best cleanser even it is said that Cleopatra used to apply oatmeal for cleansing.


EXFOLIATE:- Exfoliation is another important thing for facial. It helps to remove dead skin and increase blood circulation. So for this take a banana and one spoon of sugar. Smashed the banana and mix it with sugar properly. Then apply it on your wet face, massage gently on your skin 2-3 minutes. Then rinse it with water. You can also make a paste of gram flour,sandalwood dust and curd.



TONER:- toner helps to minimize your pores. Cucumber is a natural toner. Chopped the cucumber finely, add rose water in it, apply it on your face, leave it for 10 minutes. Cucumber helps to brighten the skin.


MASSAGE CREAM:- take one spoon almond paste, half spoon honey, one spoon aloe Vera jell and half spoon rose water or curd. Now massage it on your skin 5-8 minutes and rinse it with water.


FACE PACK:-  face pack removes stress, increases the firmness of skin, nourishes the skin and many more. To make a pack take one spoon honey, one spoon egg whites and one spoon glycerin. Mix it properly and apply on your face, leave it for 20 minutes and wash it. Carrot is also a good option. At first boil the carrot then make it cool and make paste of it.


So you can try these in weekends. The best thing for these things are…you have not to worry whether it contains parabens or not, whether this chemical suit on your skin or not. It is totally natural so go for it.

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