DIY: Orange & Whey Hair Rinse Recipe

Whenever I make paneer (cottage cheese) at home, I throw the whey water outside. I know it is protein rich, but somehow I don’t like to add it to gravies. Then one fine day, I…

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Neeragaram / Palaya Satham Health Benefits: Cure for Stomach Burns

During the time, the refrigerator didn’t make it’s way into our homes, whenever there was left over cooked rice, boiled water was poured in the left over rice, and left overnight. The next day morning,…

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3 Home Remedies To Treat Severe Painful Dry Cracked Heels!

I wanted to share 3 best natural home remedies for extremely dry painful cracked heels on feet. These 3 natural treatments will treat dry cracked feet fast. Many of us suffer from cracked heels and…

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DIY Papaya Face Mask Recipe Benefits For Acne, Acne Scars & Skin Whitening

Homemade masks are fun to make and very very effective. When I made this papaya face mask, I really liked how it left my face smooth and refreshed. Papaya contains papain, which is the main…

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Vetrilai | Pan Leaf Health Benefits & Medicinal Uses: Home Remedy For Gastric Problems

This remedy was taught to me by my co-sister. You will be amazed at how effective this remedy is for gastric problems. We use betel leaf (vetrilai in Tamil, Paan leaf in Hindi, pan leaf…

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Jeera Water/Cumin Water: Health Benefits + Recipe

Whenever we visit Kerala, we have been served this jeera water (cumin water). When I was younger, the yellow color of the jeera water used to amuse me. I have never given much thought about…

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Top 5 Skin Benefits & Uses of Milk Powder For Skin Whitening, Dry & Oily Skin

Any beauty treatment with milk powder will make us feel pampered. Of the three or four recipes I tried, this is my favorite. After soaking in this luxurious orange bath, one feels pampered and relaxed. This…

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Nama Katti for Eye Abscess

There is always a pack of namakatti in our house. Namakatti looks like a piece of chalk, but it’s bit harder than a regular chalk. Namakatti is made of solid clay. In India, we use…

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Top 10 Benefits of Turmeric Milk For Skin, Cough, Cold & Weight Loss

Turmeric milk is popularly called haldi milk in India and it has many health benefits. Turmeric milk is also called haldi doodh as  turmeric is called haldi and milk is called doodh in Hindi. This…

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Natural Remedy for Constipation: Sun Dried Bananas

This remedy is really great for people, suffering from constipation. This natural remedy for constipation, actually calls for ripe “Peyan” variety banana. But peyan banana is very hard to get in most of the places…

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5 Amazing Benefits & Uses Of Eucalyptus Leaves for Health, Hair & Skin

Since my son is studying in a hill station, whenever I travel to visit him I usually suffer from motion sickness. I will be just waiting for the place that has a lot of eucalyptus…

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4 Easy Steps To Make Mango Peel Off Face Mask Recipe

I always thought, making peel off mask at home is impossible. But after trying this mango peel off face mask at home, I changed my opinion. This face mask is easy to prepare with very…

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