Plum has been releasing so many new products for summer that it is hard to keep up! Sunscreen, however, is a staple for me and I didn’t think twice before picking up the Plum Green Tea Day-Light Sunscreen Gel. I have loved everything that I have tried from the Plum Green Tea range so far, and this sunscreen lotion is no exception! Read on for all my thoughts on this summer essential.
Spekta Cosmetics is an Indian homegrown, cruelty-free and vegan brand that has recently been receiving a lot of love Instagram, thanks to their beautiful matte and shimmer ranges of lipsticks. The brand was kind enough to send me two of their beautiful shades – Spicy Mami from the matte range and Sassy from the shimmer range. Read on to find out my thoughts on these stunning lipsticks.
I have recently discovered a luxury bath and body products brand, whose products have such high quality that they are an absolute joy to use. The brand is called BAENE, and is the brainchild of a mother and son duo from India who have converted the mum’s passion for clean bath and hygiene products into a venture that is all about formulas that are Paraben free, Sulphate free, and 100% Vegan. The brand was kind enough to send me a few of their products to try, and here are my thoughts on the lovely items that I was sent.
I have been reviewing a number of soaps on this blog lately, but what do I say, the summer heat is so intense that I am literally taking baths all day long! A recent addition to my soap stash is the Ashtapathy Mud Soap, which has the perfect ingredients to battle the sweltering heat. Read on to find out what are the key benefits of this beautiful product.
A healthy head of hair can instantly make you look more put together, especially if you have naturally fine and limp hair like mine. I had been loving the Body Shop Fuji Green Tea Shampoo to add some bounce to my thin hair, but I noticed that in the summer heat, this product was making my hair slightly dry. The Ashtapathy Deva Thali Shampoo arrived at my doorstep just in time to add that extra boost of nourishment to my hair. Read on to find out why this shampoo has won my heart.
Hey everyone! I usually talk about cosmetics and topical skincare on this blog, but today’s post is going to be all about an oral supplement that can help with brightening the skin and evening out pigmentation. The star ingredient of this supplement is Glutathione, which is a naturally occurring anti-oxidant that helps ensure optimal health and cellular replenishment in the human body. I have done some research on the skincare benefits of the oral consumption of Glutathione, and here are my thoughts on how this ingredient can transform your skin.
We all prefer to stay away from heavy foundations during the unforgiving summer months, but we still crave for something that can even out our skin tone and last all day long. Thanks to Lakme India, I have the perfect light-weight foundation recommendation for all of you. The brand kindly sent me all 12 shades of the Lakme 9 to 5 Weightless Mousse Foundation, and here is why I think that this product is the perfect everyday summer foundation.
To me, purity is transparency, and this philosophy is resonated by the Shesha Naturals Extra Virgin Coconut Oil, quite literally. Shesha Naturals is a strictly natural Indian brand with a range of skincare and haircare products that are 100% natural, cruelty-free, and free from parabens, silicones, petroleum derivatives, artificial colour and artificial fragrances. The brand was kind enough to send me a few of their products to try, and today I will talking about their Extra Virgin Coconut Oil.
If you have been following me since way back when, you would know that I love the Lakme Insta Eye Liner in the original black shade and think that it is best affordable matte black liner out there. The brand recently released 3 more shades of this liner, a pretty blue, a unique green, and a shimmery gold. I was tempted to try all three but restrained myself to buy only the golden one. Here are my thoughts on this eyeliner.
Since most of us in India do not have bathtubs to whip up a lavish bubble bath, a beautiful handmade soap is what we can resort to for a luxurious bath experience. I was recently sent some wonderful handmade soaps by The Soap Factory, a brand known for its natural, eco-friendly, and handcrafted skincare. Read on to find out my thoughts on these soaps which are honestly so pretty that I almost felt guilty using them!
Have I ever used a mascara that is not from Maybelline? Possibly not, and as luck may have it, I recently received yet another Maybelline mascara as a giveaway prize and I am not complaining! Today I will be reviewing the Maybelline Great Lash Mascara in the shade Blackest Black for all of you. Read on to find out my thoughts on this product.
90’s kids, do you remember the khas grass that our parents used to attach to the walls of our air coolers in the summer months? That is what Vetiver grass is, and as unglamorous as it may sound, vetiver water carries a bunch of skincare benefits. A number of skincare brands in India have recently launched Vetiver Water face mists, and I recently got my hands on the Kamaakshi Botanicals Vetiver Water Face and Body Mist in a subscription box that reached my doorstep right before a heat wave engulfed my city. Here are my thoughts on this product after testing it out in 40+ degrees Celsius weather.