So the other day me and my dad were having a really serious discussion on how my blog and instagram page is doing. Being in a long distance father-daughter relationship can be super duper hard… More
Since the comments on Priyanka Chopra’s photograph with Honourable Prime Minister broke the internet, it became mandatory for me to write this post. This substantiates that no matter how successful you are as a person, you would always be judged by what you wear as a woman. No matter how covered you are from the upper half of your body if your bottom half is showing…Well, Lady.. may the good Lord save you and deliver you from people (Amen).
It was the first day at the office and I wore a beautiful blue and black formal dress covered from my neck to my knees. Unaware of what was coming my way (to make it sound more dramatic), I sat on my desk feeling confident and happy about the new beginning. Later that day, I was called up by my boss in his office explaining to me why I shouldn’t be wearing a dress like that in office. The whole matter was about the people in the office not being able to digest my beautiful hairless toned legs.
My boss is a smashingly cool human but at that point of time, I was taken aback by the comments made on my clothes. Later I understood what he meant. All he wanted for me was to stay protected / safe and to be away from those meandering eyes, for all one knows, Delhi is so unsafe. But why cannot I wear what I want to? In this hot weather, I too want to feel the cold breeze and the air from the fan playing with my sleek legs.
Well.. we cannot overlook the fact that we live in an imposter society where you can wear a bottom nestling trouser, legging, long skirt which tightly hugs your buttocks whereas, showing your calf and ankle is a hell no. Viola! You are dishonoring the Prime Minister. What about all the aunties who would die to see you wrapped up in a saree showing off your belly, your sexy waist? On the other hand, you wearing a crop top is something they cannot abide.
I can go on and on with this. The point is that everything comes down to just one thing, “A Pair of Beautiful Hairless Legs”. Come on you people, they’re just legs, part of your body which help you to walk, run, sit and stand. The only difference between a female’s leg and a male’s leg is the hair which comes with it. Females wax/ shave/ remove them and guys don’t (well.. nowadays many shave too). Oh! not to forget their masculinity is in their body hair. 😛
For those who think that rape “happens” (it just happens) because of a woman’s clothing, the recent assault on a woman covered in Burqa from head to toe must have been a mirage because you know what they say – “No Skin Show, No Rape”.
Happy Leg Flaunting Ladies! ❤
I have been watching a lot of makeup videos and one common thing about most of them is the bold makeup that can’t be worn everyday!
Well.. I thought about it and tried to come up with a look that wasn’t very loud and at the same time, wearable everywhere, may it be a lunch date, family dinner, an office party or a casual hangout with friends!
It’s winter season and it’s a time when you can wear bright colours and experiment with your look!
So here’s the look I chose to flaunt!
For me eyebrows the life of any type of makeup or no makeup look. Hence, I always make sure that they look good as I am not one of those lucky humans blessed with great brows!
I tried to keep my brows as natural as I could so that it doesn’t look too much for an ‘everyday look’.
I have dry skin so I always put a lot of lotion before applying makeup on my face.
The second step is to apply a primer on your face. I used MAC’s mattifying primer here because I feel like it’s really light and leaves your skin feeling really soft.
The third step: Apply foundation and make sure it suits your skin tone. Don’t go way too lighter than your skin tone or too darker for it. I’m sure you dont wanna look like your head belongs to someone else 😜
Eyes! Do your eyes girl! I chose a light brownish and a purple color from my eye shadow palate! I chose these because I was confortable with these, you can use the same or anyone you like maybe pink or blue or red or something.
I chose light brown for the crease of my eye and purple for the inner lid and the outer lid as well. Put on your mascara and or if you like you can put on the lashes too! I didn’t feel like applying extra lashes because I wanted to keep it more simple. The eyes are done ✅
The fourth step for the face: apply concealer on under the eyes and I also like it on my nose a little bit. It’s always great if your concealer is lighter that your foundation. Here I used my MAC BB cream instead of a full coverage concealer because it was lighter! Blend it all in and you’re good to go!
On the cheeks, instead of a bronzer I just used a peach blush and I didn’t feel like contouring my whole face so i just contoured my nose with a contouring stick and on my upper cheeks applied a little shine (oh I love it). I used MAC’s powder shiner/ shimmer because I feel like it’s wearable everywhere and it stays for the whole day.
Oh my second best thing to do-coloring my lips. I used Huda matte liquid lipstick ‘Trophy Wife’ which is now available on nykaa, and then applied a pinch of light brownish eyeshadow to it.
So this is all it! This is my everyday wearable look at any event! What’s yours? Comment below, mail me, let me know About your everyday look and most importantly shine throughout life!
I love winters but there is a dislike in me for this weather because it makes my skin really dry and non-glowy. Few days back my skin started developing some kind of pigmentation/marks. Well all thanks to my pimples (that’s where the marks came from), now you know!
Viola! I saw this fabindia de-pigmentation cream in one of the stores and well, you’ve got to do what you’ve got to do! Not that I had used this type of cream earlier. So I started using this twice a day i.e., in the morning and before going to bed in the night after washing my face with lukewarm water.
Within a week this showed really good results on my face. The pimple marks on my face reduced to almost 70-80% and I am still using it. fabindia’s got really good and skin friendly products plus this cream is for all skin types.
This product contains vitamin E which is really good for all skin types. It evens your skin tone and reduces the blemishes if any. The best part about it is that it doesn’t contain any bleach, which according to me is really good because bleach makes my skin more prone to pimples.
The MRP on the box is Rs. 490 which is well, not bad for the pocket! And if there is a discount, gosh you’re lucky (I didn’t get any).
Don’t forget to drink lots of water! Keep glowing and stay blemish free!
Happy winters! !
We all have been seeing a lot of effort that has been installed by social media and celebrities to make people grasp what depression is, how to deal with it and how to figure out if somebody is going through it. However, can we really figure out if somebody is going through depression? Is there really a “face” of it?
Let me try to rub some shimmer on this topic. Well.. according to my understanding you cannot really figure out by looking at a person if he/she is going through a phase of depression. Let us fathom this through some examples.
The person in the above image is obviously crying and we all can see it. Don’t we?! The moment we see a picture like this, many words run through our minds and depression is one of them. Now let us all scroll down our eyes to the picture below.
What do we see? A happy face, a happy person smiling right at you. Just like the picture we saw earlier, many words run through our minds and depression isn’t one of them. Of course! That’s where we go wrong. A Taylor Swift’s song just ran through my head (yeah out of nowhere) – “Hey Stephen I know looks can be deceiving but I know I saw a lot in you“. Looks surely are deceiving and hey we all mostly judge a book by its cover, accept it or not!
A happy face can be depressed and that’s the whole truth. You cannot look at a person and just point out “Oh this person is depressed”, doesn’t happen this way. You never know what’s going on behind that beautiful smile he/she always have, glued to their faces.
There are thousands of people who go through this, try to kill themselves and their loved ones, family, friends never had an idea about what they were going through.
Depression has no face, it is as dangerous as cancer. Anyone can be going through it even your closest ones and you won’t be able to realize. So keep talking to your people, ask about how they are doing. You never know what you are doing for somebody just by calling them on their phones or meeting them once in a week or once a month.
Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad.
― Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Talk about it! Talk to someone and if you can’t, we are just an email away! Contact Us here! #noroomtojudge
We all have heard the expression once (actually many) in our lives that everything which happens, happens for good. Well.. it is nothing but a comfort that we seek and get in these lines. Failure doesn’t come that easy, it has its own procedure. The procedure can differ from time to time and from situation to situation. For instance, you get hired – you are happy and then suddenly one day you are kicked out of the job that you loved in a single day. That’s when you comprehend, not everything in which you give your hundred percent adheres to you no matter how vigorously you try.
If I talk about myself, I am not really a LinkedIn person but I thought to give it a try and trust me guys, I failed a big time. So.. I click on “Join” and the moment I do it, it felt like it’s not that hard for me to be a ‘LinkedIn person’. Perhaps, I was left to wonder for a long long time, I still am in dilemma.
As soon as this page opened I was stung to confusion. I mean, I am a Mass Communication student, creative, I have good communication skills, I can write well (pretty much), I can give awareness training to people, I can consult and also I can create designs in multiple software (amazing! right? :p ). Yeah, I am pretty much done with the bragging but again.. what in the world should I select as my job designation?
Ah! life gets tough here. Lucky are those who are ‘LinkedIn people’, I envy you guys. I am 24 and still so confused regarding my “job profile” (this is what we call it). You know what? It’s okay. It is okay to be confused sometimes to reach where you want to. Do you know where you want to really reach? I know the answer, we all know the answer to this question, “Up There”.
My “up there” cannot be decided by my LinkedIn page and to be true I haven’t figured it out yet. But I will find a way and so will you. So what’s your “Up There”?
Let me know in the comments below!!
Since a long long time I wanted to buy a primer because I wanted to know all about the hype behind it. Every makeup video I saw included primer as a base so I bought one finally. It is called, Ellwin Makeup Face Base Foundation, super affordable and easily available on any of the nearest stores.
The best thing about this primer is that it is really very light and it leaves your skin feeling really soft. I don’t usually prefer applying foundation on my face because for some reasons it doesn’t blend well with my skin. So, as I was super excited to use the primer and see the results, I used it before applying the primer and the result was amazing. One can see the difference easily.
The foundation blended up nicely and it felt really light. You can also use it before applying your sunscreen. I would rate this product an 8 on a scale of 10.
Choose your primer according to your skin. I have dry skin and it worked great for me though.
Keep priming! 😉
Hey, stunners! Hope you all are doing well and taking good care of your skin. Like many, I have a really dry skin and there comes a time when I can’t really go out without a cream which keeps me super hydrated. The only thing I hate about winters is the white “oh-so-beautiful” snow that grows naturally on your skin (I hate dryness).
So earlier this week I added a new member to my sling bag, Ma Earth Botanicals Hydrating Cream. This cream is everything you will be needing this winter and I have already started using it because as I mentioned earlier, my skin is super duper dry.
On a scale of 10, I would give this product 7 as it is not meant to be used in the summers. I used this for summers and I had pimples all over my face. Perhaps it is different for every skin type.
Apart from that, you cannot deny that the best way to keep your skin hydrated is still our medieval remedy.. that is drinking a lot of water. In case you forget drinking water (like me), set an alarm on your phone so that you remember.
Keep yourself well hydrated plus use Ma Earth Botanicals Hydrating Cream for healthier and dryness free skin.
Keep stunning. ❤
Heya lovelies! How many of you cannot imagine your lives without a mascara? Oh.. I am sure one of you. I cannot imagine going out without my C.A.L Detail Me Mascara and there are so many good reasons behind it. For people like me who don’t have long and thick eyelashes, a mascara can do wonders if you choose the right one. 😉
Without wasting any time I am gonna tell you a not so secret-y secret for heavenly looking eyelashes:
C.A.L Detail Me Mascara
It comes in a cool, rough golden colored packaging which is hard to resist.
Charcoal Black Color
Oh, I love how black is the color and the texture of this mascara. If you want your lashes to be as black as your soul.. this is surely the one for you. 😉
Sleek Flexible Applier
Oh, how I love the brush of this mascara. It gives the finest strokes making your every eyelash stand out.
Well.. this worked quite well.. for me and now I cannot step out of my house without this magic wand. 😉
You can always give it shot if you’re looking forward to changing your mascara. 🙂 😛
Happy Eye Flaunting Ladies! ❤
I see you looking at me,
I see you staring at me,
I see you staring at my bust no matter what I wear.
I see you staring at me again, again,again and again,
I try to keep myself calm and composed,
I try to keep myself away from your stare,
You just don’t seem to stop,
Please just stop,
You’ve got a woman at home waiting for you,
You’ve got a girl who is managing to dodge the same stare,
You are still staring at me,
Oh please stop,
Stop smiling at me.
Everytime you stare I feel like scratching off this skin off my body,
Now will you stop!
With the eyes of a rapist
You rape me
You rape me daily
You leave no chance to see through my drapery.
You disgust me now
I am scared
Yes you scare me
And you’re still staring
Would you please stop!?
I understand you have been entitled a “Man” in this world,
I understand that you are superior sex,
I understand that you can exploit me,
I understand that you can shatter me,
I understand that you “appreciate” beauty,
Would you not understand me,
And please stop just stop staring at me!
I am a 4 year old, 12 year old, I am an 18 year old, I am a 23 year old and I am a 60 year old,
Pleading you to stop just stop.
Haven’t you had enough of the staring, touching and raping me?
I am tired
I am really tired of your stare, your creepy smile, your “compliments”.
I am tired of you.
Please stop staring at me.
I am crying now
You make me feel so sad
You make me feel so unsafe in my own skin
Your raping eyes oh your staring eyes,
I cannot bear them anymore,
Please stop just stop staring at me