Top 5 tips for healthy winter skin

December 19, 2020 09:00 am

Cold, dry air can leave your skin itchy, red, and irritated. Combat dry winter skin with these tips for retaining your skin's natural moisture.

Aloevera plant is not a new name in the world of skincare. The gel like components of the Aloevera plant is known to heal the skin from a variety of minor ailments. It can also be used for minor cuts, burns and small bruises in the skin. Here are few benefits of applying Aloevera in your skin:

Winter can wreak havoc on your skin — making it dry, itchy, and irritated. And it can feel like there’s no escape:

How to identify your skin type

October 6, 2019 12:23 pm

Before trying out any skin product, it is important to find out what kind of skin type you have. This is essential because each skin type has different requirements, and you have to choose products, which suit your skin.

The calcium and protein in milk are known to be very beneficial in diets.

4 ways to get rid of summer tan

July 7, 2019 16:13 pm

It's time to brighten up this summer. Here are four tried-and-tested remedies to get rid of a summer tan:

Fix those dark circles

June 29, 2019 18:38 pm

Dark circle is a problematic for everyone and many people ties to get rid of it. Well! here we have are some easy ways for men to fix those dark circles:

Healthy skin is the reflection of a healthy lifestyle. And going natural can help you get that glow from inside this summer. As experts point out, a healthy skin is the reflection of a healthy body and mind.

A modern approach to skincare

June 21, 2019 10:02 am

Like microblading, eyelash extension is a semi permanent procedure where a trained technician applies extensions on top of your natural lashes. Pramila mentions that she would recommend this procedure to any individual who has thin and short eyelashes and wants to get fuller, longer and curled lashes.

For skin that glows

June 21, 2019 09:22 am

We are all guilty of buying a lot of skincare products like moisturizers and sunscreen lotions without checking the labels. But there are a lot of ingredients in many of the creams and lotions that we buy that we shouldn’t be putting on our skin at all.

Everyone seems to have their own routine or set of steps that they think works for them when it comes to skincare. But Prof. Dr. Sabina Bhattarai, senior consultant dermatologist at Kathmandu Medical College, says that most of us tend to do unnecessary things to our skin and that way do it more damage than good.

There are few things as frustrating as waking up in the morning to find a big, pus-filled pimple on your cheek.

One arrested with red panda skin

October 28, 2018 12:30 pm

BANKE, Oct 28: A man has been arrested with Red Panda skin.

Oct 1: People who suffer from the skin condition acne may suffer from the negative impact of perceived social stigma tied to their skin condition, according to a new study from the University of Limerick (UL) in Ireland.

Trends to follow?

August 31, 2018 09:50 am

With the beauty industry being one that is always growing, there are always new products and trends that people will obsess over, and will flood everyone’s newsfeeds on social media. Here are five beauty trends that have been quite the rage in the recent days.

Although beauty is quite subjective depending upon the preferences and taste of an individual, there are always small things that you can do everyday that add to your physical attractiveness. We have listed out six simple and easy things that don’t take much time and lean more towards grooming than actual beauty routines that make you look more put together and improve your overall appearance.

‘Glass skin’ Get the look

July 6, 2018 08:50 am

A Korean beauty routine for getting ‘glass skin’ recently went viral on social media, and is a trending topic on Instagram and Twitter. This ritual, which gives your skin a dewy, glowing effect, is actually something that Korean idols and beauty enthusiasts have been practicing for over a decade.

Discovering luxury skin care

March 9, 2018 12:01 pm

A Nepali consumer’s beauty experience is slowly evolving. Even though a little more than five years ago, those seeking to improve the health of their skin used to mostly rely on regular facials or supplement capsules, today we can see that the skin care treatments around town have gone through a major upgrade.

Food for your skin

January 19, 2018 12:34 pm

People fuss over their diet to improve their health conditions all the time. Whether it is to control diabetes or to improve blood pressure, we automatically focus on the food we consume because we know it is an effective way to tackle health issues in the long-term.

We have all been there, when we are too lazy to remove our make-up. From attending late-night weddings to a long day at work, removing make-up seems like a tedious job at night. But, do you know that this habit can take a toll on your skin.

Makeup for different skin type

January 12, 2018 09:07 am

Even before makeup experts begin picking cosmetic products to apply on their clients, there is an important factor that they consider: the client’s skin type.

Donate skin to save lives

December 19, 2017 09:15 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 19: While most of us are busy complaining about the lack of development in our country, many might not be aware that we have a skin bank in the capital city.

There may not be a fountain of youth, but the food we eat and how we treat ourselves can slow down aging. Your body needs the right nutrients to fight off damage, and your skin is no different. Nutrients help the cells replicate and have more energy. Processed foods, stress, toxins and low-nutrient diets will accelerate aging. Protecting yourself from harmful chemicals while getting enough sleep, relaxation and exercise will all help you maintain a healthy glow.

Two held with endangered animal skin

November 3, 2017 15:56 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 3: The police have arrested Dawa Sherpa (21) and Saden Sherpa (26) with skins of tiger and red panda. The duo was awaiting potential buyers at Yellow Gumba of Nagarjun-2 when the Metropolitan Police Division-Swayambhu arrested them on Thursday.

Winter weather is not fun for skin. Cold weather and low humidity levels result in dry air, which then steals moisture away from the skin every second of every day. Without immediate care, dry skin can lead to cracking and bleeding, and harsh winter wind makes the problem worse. Indoor heat further robs the air of moisture, as do hot showers or baths and harsh cleansers.

Natural Remedies to Heal Skin Rash

October 10, 2017 10:28 am

Skin rashes of any kind are no fun. Whether they’re something mild like a reaction to something in your laundry detergent, or something more serious like a food allergy or skin condition such as eczema or psoriasis, skin rashes can be major pains (pun intended) that can flare out of nowhere. Many things can lead to skin rashes. Here are some tips to heal a skin rash naturally.

For glowing skin

September 22, 2017 10:25 am

Are you frustrated because no matter how much you pamper your skin with cleansings and facials the persistent blackheads are back in no time? Unlike unsightly pimples not everyone can see them but you know they are there and that’s enough. Onisha Mulmi, from Galz Beauty Parlor in New Road, is here to solve your problem once and for all.

The basics of skin care

July 21, 2017 13:05 pm

We all want good skin but to have it requires some basic knowledge about skin care. And we aren’t just talking about facials and elaborate nighttime routines. We need to stay sun safe for good, healthy skin. The Week spoke to Dr Amit Amatya, associate professor of dermatology at Patan Hospital, to understand how we can protect our skin from the harmful effects of the UV rays and keep it beautiful and healthy naturally.

Man held with Leopard skin

April 19, 2017 19:14 pm

BAITADI, April 19: A person was held with Leopard hide from Patan of Baitadi on Wednesday.

Skin care routine

February 10, 2017 00:00 am

Whether you suffer from acne, brown spots, or occasional dryness, chances are that all of you have at least one skin care concern in need of some extra attention. Luckily, most skin issues are more than manageable with the help of good, regular skin care regime. “My mantra is cleanse, cleanse, and cleanse. Achieving beautiful clear skin can sometimes be as simple as having a clean face,” says beautician Archana Rimal, of Charm Herbal Beauty Parlor in Manbhawan, Lalitpur. Here, she breaks down your cleansing routine for you.

Lasik for skin

December 1, 2016 23:39 pm

As patients we are always looking for more effective treatment options and in the world of dermatology, laser treatment is steadily winning the popular vote. Dr Subekcha Karki, MD. Dermato Prologist at DI Skin Hospital and Research Center, reports that these days they attend to at least a handful of patients seeking Lasik treatment every single day. Dr Karki agrees that it is one of the most compelling alternatives but she also mentions that there is also a need to raise awareness regarding the matter.

MUMBAI, Oct 23: Actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan on Saturday said there is no skin show or liplocks in her upcoming film "Ae Dil Hai Mushkil".

Taking care of your skin

October 21, 2016 07:10 am

KATHMANDU, Oct 21: In today’s world, as much as we might try to oppose the trend, we are forced to take care of our appearance as well. Jobs, dates, functions or our day-to-day life influence us to appear in accordance with current trends.

Two arrested with leopard skin

October 5, 2016 19:15 pm

DANG, Oct 5: Two people have been arrested in possession of leopard skin from Lamahi bazaar on Wednesday.

Two held with leopard skin

August 3, 2016 08:12 am

CHITWAN, Aug 2: Two persons have been arrested in possession of leopard skins in Makawanpur district.

Make your skin monsoon-ready

June 21, 2016 16:54 pm

After the scorching heat of the summer sun, the monsoon comes as a welcome relief. But what about all kinds of dermatological infections that lead to skin problems like pimples, rashes and dull skin due to the sudden change in the weather? Take bath with only lukewarm water and use anti-fungal creams to combat fungal infection, according to experts.