Product Review: Moisturising Body Oils

I got introduced to this brand- Wild Ideas when one of our initial guest reviewers recommended one of their eco-friendly products. That the profits from this brand benefit disadvantaged rural women, is merely the icing on the cake for me personally. Over time I’ve been using their soaps, their dishwashing liquids, floor cleaners and and the product that I’ll be reviewing today- their moisturising body … Continue reading Product Review: Moisturising Body Oils

Product Recommendation: Excela Rich Hydrating Facial Lotion

This is the first time am posting a review of a product that has been recommended by a doctor for relieving dry skin and keeping the skin healthy overall. While this isn’t a medicated product per se, it’s not the usual over the counter moisturiser that people usually know about. Excela Rich Facial Hydrating Lotion from Cipla ticks multiple boxes not only your daily skin … Continue reading Product Recommendation: Excela Rich Hydrating Facial Lotion

Product Review: Maybelline Concealer

Anyone who suffers from problematic skin complete with blemishes, faces some tough choices when getting ready for any kind of interaction with people. Whether it’s a work meeting or a social one, we always want to look our best. And an even skin tone with marks and scars dotting the face is a major downer. That’s why after looking at multiple choices for a concealer, … Continue reading Product Review: Maybelline Concealer

Product Recommendation: Highlighting Dome by The Body Shop

Whether one is an ace at make-up or just goes with a touch of gloss and eyeliner to brighten their day, the plethora of make-up we have access to these days is here to stay. And over time, applying the various types of make-up has become easier. One such item is today’s product- the Honey Bronze Highlighting Dome by The Body Shop. This smallish dome … Continue reading Product Recommendation: Highlighting Dome by The Body Shop

Product Review: Pure Cult Laundry Detergent

I’ve been on an eco-friendly kick for a while now. I am still actively looking for products for everyday use that have either been sourced without harming the environment, made without too many chemicals and additives and finally; those which don’t impact the environment adversely while they’re being used and disposed. And while I’m not a green warrior by any stretch of the imagination, I’ve … Continue reading Product Review: Pure Cult Laundry Detergent

Product Comparison: Eco-friendly Laundry Detergent

I have been looking for more alternatives for my home-cleaning needs. I was happy with whatever I was using because things looked and were cleaner but the run-off from those cleaners used to make me uncomfortable. I have been wondering about how genuine and effective the eco-friendly cleaners can be and I tried out three of them for a period of a few months and … Continue reading Product Comparison: Eco-friendly Laundry Detergent

Product Recommendation: Moisture Absorber

Have you ever opened a suitcase full of old clothes or the wollens you packed away after winter and were greeted by a less than fresh smell? A musty, slightly damp feel to your clothes, important documents or pictures that were packed away? If you have, then today’s post is perfect for you because we’re going to be reviewing a moisture absorber called Absorbia. Recommended … Continue reading Product Recommendation: Moisture Absorber

Product Recommendation: Eco-Pencils

In this day and age when more and more kids are using technology to type things out or using voice-to-text software instead of writing things out, the recommendation of pencils might come as a surprise to many. But these pencils are special! Not only are they made of recycled paper, they literally complete the cycle by going back to the beginning. Here’s how. Each pencil … Continue reading Product Recommendation: Eco-Pencils

Creativity Reco: Soundtrap

There are many things that one likes to do to relax and take a load off. But you can’t not put too high a premium on being creative and creating something that gives you a sense of purpose, achievement and accomplishment while doing some R&R. And while we’re at it, let’s not forget the FUN factor! My child’s school came up with a very fun … Continue reading Creativity Reco: Soundtrap

Gadget Review: Smartphone

All of us gravitate towards particular features in the gadgets we use in our day to day life. Some like a particular look and feel whereas others prefer functionality over aesthetics. Over a point of time I’ve found that while aesthetics are necessary for people to form opinions about the things that they use; for a gadget like a smartphone which is usually kept stuck … Continue reading Gadget Review: Smartphone