Category: Beauty

Style Musings and Beauty Trends for this Diwali

It’s official… The festivities have begun, and the excitement in the air is palpable!! All us gals, are eagerly looking forward to breaking into some beautiful Indian wear that many a time gets relegated to the other end of the closet between hectic office schedules, kids carpools and the many, many classes (yeah- you know what we’re talking about!!) Look 1 One of the major trends this season is the monochrome look. Styling a gorgeous pale gold lehenga with a quintessential maang- tika and a low ponytail is quick, easy and very doable even in a pinch. The makeup...

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Best Places for Facials in Gurgaon

Festivities have started and with Karvachauth around the corner, all the ladies would want to look their best.We have curated a list of places in Gurgaon that provide the best facials for a more radiant you. These have been tried and tested and recommended by some our very own GurgaonMoms members.Take your pick! Thea – Skin and Makeup Location: SF#13 Galleria Market, DLF Phase IV, Gurgaon. Contact# +91-98181 82923 Thea is a unique skin care and makeup center in Gurgaon started by Shalini Nadkarni, a qualified esthetician.She is also a GurgaonMoms member and has been recommended by many moms in the community....

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Being Different

I say designer, you think expensive. I say studio, you think arty.  What if I say designer wear clothes and jewellery can also be available at costs that don’t leave a gaping hole in your pocket. Does that make you want to read more? Sumi Paul, started a multi-designer studio and aptly named it ‘Being Different’ for precisely this reason. Making daily wear clothing designer styled, chic, and trendy.  A Masters in Bengali Literature, it was sheer 'passion for fashion,' as she says that brought her into this industry. ‘Being Different’ offers a platform to upcoming and well-established designers...

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Practical Ayurveda – A Workshop by Anammyaa for GurgaonMoms

Phoenix Rising. As a keen observer of global wellness trends, I have closely followed the surge in the world-wide interest in the ancient Indian Science of Ayurveda. While the West is fast adapting its approach to natural & balanced wellness, unfortunately urban Indians have been increasingly adopting what the west is increasingly discarding – artificial, fast, processed, extreme lifestyles and products. The workshop on ‘Practical Ayurveda for Lustrous Hair, Flawless Skin and Wholesome Wellness’ organized on Sep 30th by GurgaonMoms in association with Anammyaa Wellness, was an irresistible invitation. It was delightful to see a step being taken to...

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