BEAUTY BENEFITS OF SUGARCANE JUICE

Benefits of drinking sugarcane juice

Now that’s it starting to get a little warmer, rather than reaching out for aerated drinks, that are so damaging for to skin, go get yourself some delicious and healthy sugarcane juice instead. Sugar cane is filled with so many nutrients and therefore has numerous health and beauty benefits. It’s rich in minerals like zinc, potassium, iron, copper, calcium, cobalt, chromium, magnesium & phosphorous. Besides that it also contains vitamins like B1, B2, B5, B6, A & C.

Here are the top 5 beauty benefits of Sugarcane juice:

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MAC COSMETICS | S/S 16 BEAUTY TRENDS

MAC cosmetics spring summer beauty trends

We all know that the fashion world’s always one step ahead, so a session with MAC Cosmetics global artist Sonic Sarwate, helped get us up to date on spring/summer 16’s make-up trends which are all about “all” or “nothing”. Leaving enough room to suit all of our beauty preferences. Because that allows you to look like you’ve put on almost no make-up or it allows you to go all out and make a bold statement with your make-up. From the different trends that were shared with us the two trends that we’re really looking forward to sporting are hot cherry and looking sun kissed rather than suntanned.
The hot cherry trend is all about a red lip in any shade of red.

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DRESSING UP DENIM | JAIPUR JEWELS

Dressing Up Denim

When Jaipur Jewels recently showcased their collection at The Oberoi in Bangalore I dropped by to have a look at their amazing pieces and styled a few of them as well. I created 3 different looks to really show you how versatile their pieces are because there’s something to suit everyone’s fancy.
All of you already know I love my jeans so I had to style one look in them. Just wearing a pair of heels and a statement necklace and earring set from their collection like I have on, transforms the otherwise uber casual look to a more casual yet glamorous one. Perfect for any party where you want to be comfortable, but stand out!
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HEALTHY CARROT CAKE RECIPE | VALENTINE’S DAY

Healthy Carrot Cake

Whether you’re single or in a relationship here’s a delicious and healthy super moist carrot cake recipe for you to enjoy yourself or to make for your special someone this Valentine’s Day.
We’re substituting sugar with jaggery which is a healthier alternative and using half a cup of wheat so you definitely won’t feel as guilty while indulging in the delicious carrot cake.

Ingredients:
2 eggs
1 cup jaggery
1/2 cup oil
1/2 tsp vanilla
1/4 cup crushed pineapple
1 cup flour (1/2 cup maida + 1/2 cup wheat)
1 1/2 tsp cinammon
1 tsp baking soda
1/4 tsp salt
1/2 cup grated carrot
1 packet small sugar balls

Instructions:

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ANIMAL PRINTS |LIFESTYLE SALE

Animal Print Jumpsuit from Ginger at Lifestyle Sale

Animal prints are amongst those trends that never really go out of style. They’re seasonless and can be paired with almost anything because they’re usually made up of neutrals like browns, beiges and blacks.
I love a good jumpsuit even though I’m quite petite so as soon as I saw this one on sale at Ginger in the lifestyle store in Bangalore, I was instantly drawn to it. If you’re petite as well you definitely shouldn’t shy away from a jumpsuit, you just need to find one that fits you well.

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SPRING FLORALS & 4 REASONS TO SHOP DURING A SALE

Styling a bomber jacket

Everyone loves a good sale and there’s nothing like finding a great bargain. But I have clients who complain about sale seasons being too overwhelming so here are a few things I tell them to keep in mind while shopping during any sale to make the most of it.
1.  Look for those great everyday pieces that you can wear multiple times, which are missing in your wardrobe

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WARDROBE STAPLE: THE TRENCH COAT | STALK BUY LOVE

Trench Coat 1

Burberry was the first designer to popularize the trench coat back in the 1850’s and pretty much built its business on it. Ever since then the trench coat has been a staple piece in every classic and well edited wardrobe. It’s that one outerwear that goes with nearly any outfit and occasion. Because it’s such a versatile piece, it’s definitely a must-have in every woman’s wardrobe. You can get a trench coat in multiple colors, but the khaki belted one is a classic and there’s no going wrong with it.

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THE PINK BLAZER | TOPSHOP

Pink Blazer 2

A bright blazer like this hot pink one from Topshop is a great way to play up your look. Also, since this is an open front and slightly cropped blazer I could easily pair it with my shorts without looking too formal. All of you know I love my shorts and can’t get enough of them, but I still didn’t want to look too casual so I paired them with these floral coloured pumps and a statement necklace to look more put together.

For all you neutral lovers like me, here are 3 reasons why you should own a bright blazer too:

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HOW TO STYLE A SCARF

Men's Fashion - How to Style a Scarf

Have you ever thought about or tried on a scarf but never ended up making that purchase? If so, now’s the time to go get yourself one! Scarves are manly, easy to wear, functional and fashionable. I personally think they are a gateway to better dressing.
The simplest way to wear a scarf it is to hang it around your neck. Worn that way it simply looks classy and effortless. To make the scarf stand out I styled it with a light neutral sweater (jumper) and white pants! It’s all about keeping it simple when wearing something that’s a little out of your comfort zone.
When I see a man in a scarf it tells me he’s confident, cares about the way he looks and isn’t looking to simply fit in. Those are incredibly attractive qualities that most women are drawn to. All the more reason to go pick up that scarf!

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