Festive Make Up: Fresh and Glowy Day and Night

Hello Everyone! Day 3 of the festivities was all about a fresh and glowing look. The last two days have taken its toll with irregular eating and inadequate rest. So skin and eyes were showing the effects. Therefore the attempt at a fresh glow. Daytime: A neutral eye with a pink cheek and bright pink…

Festive Make Up: Smokey Eye Day and Night

Hi Everyone, Today was day 2 of festivities. Today’s theme was smokey eye. So lets see it worked out for me… Day Look: Smokey Green Eye with a Glossy Lip Products used for This Look: Bodyography Foundation Primer in Clear Lakme CC Cream in Bronze Maybelline New York Dream Lumi Touch Highlighting Concealer MakeUp Academy…

Festive Make Up: Winged Eye Day and Night

Hello Everyone! The festive season is upon us. So what look did I sport today? Today was about the winged eyeliner. I winged it both during the day and in the evening. So lets see how it worked out for me…. Look 1: Daytime I kept it light with a regular black eyeliner, gold and…

Devjani’s Corner: The Many Uses Of Tea Cups

Hello! The time spent with my dear friend Indu is always enriching. She has taught me the real meaning of the word gratitude …a God fearing person, there is always “shukar”(Thank you) on her lips. Her house is a treat to the eyes and as an artist she manages to change the decor by moving…

In My Envy Box: October 2015 Second Anniversary Edition

Hello All! Anniversaries seem to abound this time, two months ago it was FabBag celebrating its 3rd Anniversary and this month it is My Envy Box’s turn. They are celebrating their second.  My Envy Box had been building a lot of excitement around this month’s curation through a number of emails in my inbox (I’m…

Whats in my Fabbag: October 2015 Edition

Hello Everyone! Last month’s Fabbag was quite nice with some lovely samples. Lets see if this month’s bag can match up… Nyassa Tiramisu Body Scrub Product Price: INR 900/- for 215 gms Sample Size in Bag: 30 gms It smells so yummy,that I might have eaten it had I not known it was a scrub….

Empties Post: September 2015

Hey Everyone! Sorry for this delayed post, but too much was going on in my life, ranging from corrections to report cards, from eye treatments to makeup workshops….  So, let me just plough in, straight off the bat! Here’s this month’s empties…     Khadi Scrub Lotion Fruit Rub is not really meant for the…

Corallista’s Delhi Workshop on Make-Up Basics

Hello Everyone! As some of you know, I am a late entrant into the world of make-up. I’ve been largely on my own, trying to figure things out by watching DIY videos and playing around with the stuff in my dresser. So when Ankita of Corallista.com announced that she was conducting a workshop in Delhi, I…

Devjani’s Corner (Cook with Me): Gilki or Tori (Ridge Gourd) the Malawi Way

Hello Everyone! The malawis (of Madhya Pradesh) are mainly vegetarians .. But not boring. In fact they do interesting things to boring vegetables. This recipe is from Rajani’s kitchen in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India. Rajani, a Malawi is a hard core vegetarian and her husband a strict  Mathur nonvegetarian….. So their dinner table is always…