Cosmetics

Beauty product or poison? Check the ingredients of your cosmetics, warn experts

Beauty product or poison? Check the ingredients of your cosmetics, warn experts

 It is only after an allergic reaction when we begin to question what a beauty product is made of.

Oct 30, 2017, 18:54 PM IST
Government classifies microbeads as "unsafe" for cosmetic products

Government classifies microbeads as "unsafe" for cosmetic products

The Ministry also told the bench that the last date for inviting comments on the draft notification is July 15 and the grievances of the applicant would be addressed by the publication of the document.

May 28, 2017, 18:25 PM IST
High chemicals in cosmetics can cause infertility, says IVF experts

High chemicals in cosmetics can cause infertility, says IVF experts

Cosmetics have been an integral part of a woman life. But do you know that these cosmetics can harm your health?

Apr 12, 2017, 23:22 PM IST
Easy tips on how to keep your lipstick stay longer! Watch video

Easy tips on how to keep your lipstick stay longer! Watch video

Girls, this one is especially for you! The love for lipsticks is not new, as we all grab our favourite ones while getting ready almost every day.

Jul 28, 2016, 12:12 PM IST
How to whiten your nails – follow these quick steps

How to whiten your nails – follow these quick steps

Want to bring back the lost sheen in your nails? Follow these steps.

Feb 28, 2016, 17:28 PM IST
Women learn how to do makeup for the first time - Watch

Women learn how to do makeup for the first time - Watch

Makeup adds a dash of confidence to a woman’s persona and helps in more ways than one.

Feb 15, 2016, 16:08 PM IST
Bihar's 'luxury tax' on samosas sparks row

Bihar's 'luxury tax' on samosas sparks row

Cosmetics, perfumes and some sweets were also among the "luxury" items to be taxed at 13.5 percent, but the decision to include the much-loved pastry snack was met with bafflement on social media.

Jan 14, 2016, 14:40 PM IST

Avoid cosmetics during first trimester for a healthy baby

Besides cosmetics and lotions, the list of products that expectant mothers should avoid during first trimester.

Oct 27, 2015, 13:09 PM IST
More than 25 pc of Brit women don't step out without make-up

More than 25 pc of Brit women don't step out without make-up

It turns out more than one in 4 women in the UK wouldn't go out without make-up, finds a new survey.

Jul 30, 2015, 13:14 PM IST

Frenchwoman on trial for Chile `magic cheese` scam

A Frenchwoman went on trial Monday accused of conning thousands of Chileans into buying a kit to make "magic cheese" they could sell back to French cosmetics companies for use in luxury beauty products.

Jun 08, 2015, 22:08 PM IST

Shahnaz Husain Group keen to set up joint venture, expansion into international 

The Shahnaz Husain Group said on Sunday that it plans to set up joint ventures with reputed global business houses and multinational companies to mark its presence in new markets.

Apr 26, 2015, 08:40 AM IST
Five multipurpose cosmetic hacks every woman should know

Five multipurpose cosmetic hacks every woman should know

Have you ever realised that your regular beauty products can be used for more than one purpose?

Mar 29, 2015, 16:47 PM IST
Worth spending big on cosmetics: British makeup artist

Worth spending big on cosmetics: British makeup artist

Indian women are "so beautiful", says London-based makeup artist Tara Moghaddam and says she is in love with the bright colours of India and would love to do make-up for Indian stars.

Mar 27, 2015, 15:39 PM IST
Lupita Nyong'o was banned from wearing makeup

Lupita Nyong'o was banned from wearing makeup

Actress Lupita Nyong'o says there was a time when she was banned from wearing any makeup.

Feb 13, 2015, 08:04 AM IST
Eva Mendes' beauty line out by February end

Eva Mendes' beauty line out by February end

Actress Eva Mendes' own cosmetics range titled Circa will hit the stores later this month.

Feb 08, 2015, 16:36 PM IST
Buy cosmetics online with caution

Buy cosmetics online with caution

Planning to get your hands on the latest shade of lipstick at an attractive price online? Be careful!

Feb 05, 2015, 19:42 PM IST
Winter-proof your colour cosmetics

Winter-proof your colour cosmetics

With the onset of winter season, give your make-up regime a makeover too. Make-up artist Annalia Zhimomi says maintaining a well-moisturised skin is a necessity.

Dec 03, 2014, 11:09 AM IST

India bans import of cosmetics tested on animals

Months after announcing a ban on testing of cosmetics on animals, India has banned import of such products and become the first "cruelty-free" cosmetics zone in South Asia.

Oct 14, 2014, 22:53 PM IST
Charlize Theron wants cosmetics to focus on older women

Charlize Theron wants cosmetics to focus on older women

Academy-Award wining actress Charlize Theron has criticised the beauty industry for focusing on girls in their twenties rather than women in their forties.

Aug 28, 2014, 08:48 AM IST

Germ killer in cosmetics may affect newborn`s size

Expecting mothers may take note that exposure to some common germ killers used in cosmetics can lead to reproductive problem and may even affect the size of your newborn, a study shows.

Aug 11, 2014, 15:51 PM IST