How To Use Kadukkai Powder (Haritaki Powder) For Weight Loss | 3 Top Ways!

Kadukkai is a very safe herb that aids weight loss. The fruit of Terminalia Chebula | Chebulic Myrobalan is commonly called Haritaki | Harad | हरड़ in Hindi, Kadukkai | கடுக்காய் in Tamil, Karakkaya in Telugu, Harde Whole | Ink Nut in English,…

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DIY: How to Make Homemade Sugar Wax Recipe for Hair Removal (With Pictures)

This tried and tested homemade sugar wax recipe for hair removal is easy. The ingredients are just lemon juice, water and sugar. For the wax to be smooth, it has to be boiled to the…

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8 Top Benefits & Uses Of Coconut Water For Hair, Skin & Health (Nariyal Pani | Elaneer)

Coconut water has amazing health benefits and medicinal uses. Writing about coconut gives me so much pleasure because all my life I have lived in a coconut farm and have been using it every single…

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Khansi Ke Totkay/ Irumal Marunthu: Home Remedy for Sukhi & Sardi Khansi (Cough & Dry Cough)

Black peppercorns have been used extensively all over the world, as a home remedy for cough and cold. This treatment can also be used for sore throat. Especially, when it comes to treating cough, nothing…

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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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