How to get summer glow for skin
How to get summer glow for skin

 Want to avoid looking dry and dull in summer? Consume eight glasses of water everyday and avoid eating junk food, suggests an expert.

This summer protect yourself from 'six skin sins'
This summer protect yourself from 'six skin sins'

A lot has been said and written on what is to be done to have glorious looking skin and to look your best. However, it is equally important to know factors which destroy your skin and cause it to look dull, lead to an uneven skin tone and make one look tired and older than the actual age.

New device to ease spinal surgery designed at Delhi hospital

A new technique aimed at smoothening the spinal surgery procedure has been designed at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, authorities there said on Monday.

Toxic Botox escapes into our nervous system: Scientists

Botox users please take note! Researchers from the University of Queensland have found that the potent toxin used for revamping our look and personality is transported via our nerves back to the central nervous system.

Google Glass can help diagnose skin conditions

Physicians at a US hospital have used smart eyewear Google Glass to help off-site dermatologists diagnose skin conditions through videos.

How skin does not tear off at a wound

Ever wondered why our skin does not tear under stress? There are four specific mechanisms in collagen -- the main structural protein in skin tissue -- that act synergistically to diminish the effects of stress, a research reveals.

Five lesser known health benefits of turnip

Turnips are root vegetables. They belong to the family of  Brassicaceae which is basically the family of green vegetables like cabbage, kale, brussel-sprouts, etc.

Top 6 homemade face packs for glowing skin

Top 6 homemade face packs for glowing skin

High cholesterol stops vitamin E from reaching tissues

 High cholesterol and triglycerides levels in the body can prevent the essential vitamin E from reaching the tissues that need it, new research has found.

Holi: Tips to take care of your skin, hair from harmful chemical colours!

Here's a few tips to take care of your skin and hair from harmful chemical colours during Holi.

ICC World Cup: Rangana Herath splits skin of spinning finger
ICC World Cup: Rangana Herath splits skin of spinning finger

Sri Lanka's left-arm spinner Rangana Herath split the skin on the inside of his spinning finger during their World Cup Pool A encounter against England at the Westpac stadium here on Sunday.

Breakthrough paves way for same sex couple babies

In a breakthrough, researchers led by an Indian-origin scientist, have shown that stem cells from the skin of two adults of the same sex can be used to make human egg and sperm cells.

UV rays may damage skin hours after sun exposure

Would we need a sunscreen for the night? Yes, we might because much of the damage that ultraviolet radiation (UV) does to skin occurs hours after sun exposure, say researchers, including one of Indian-origin.

Plant extract that protects skin from UV ill-effects

Scientists have discovered a new plant-derived agent that protects the skin from the harmful effects of ultra-violet (UV) irradiation.

Needle-free vaccination: Now a medical reality

A team of scientists has introduced needle-free vaccination that can stimulate the immune response of the human skin.

For Valentine's Day, love skin, hair first
For Valentine's Day, love skin, hair first

With just two weeks to go, start indulging in proper skin and hair care to look your best on Valentine’s Day Feb 14.

Smartphone to soon charge its battery from your skin
Smartphone to soon charge its battery from your skin

Researchers at the National University of Singapore are working on a 'skin-based electricity generator' that would derive energy simply from your muscle movement.

Know why kiwi fruit is good for health!

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New Delhi: Kiwi fruit or kiwi has a sweet and unique flavour. Besides its exotic taste, the fruit contains numerous phytonutrients and is packed with more vitamins and minerals that promotes health.

Health benefits of apricot

Apricot is the yellowish-orange fruit that belongs to the family of peaches, nectarines, plums and cherries. The fruit is easily available and can be consumed in both fresh as well as dried form. Fresh apricots contain a plenty supply of vitamin C.

Protect your skin from 'wear and tear' this winter season
Protect your skin from 'wear and tear' this winter season

Festive season, specially New Year celebrations followed by the wedding season, gives one enough reason to flaunt the perfect skin.