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Turmeric: The Super Skincare Spice (It Won't Always Turn You Yellow!)

Turmeric: The Super Skincare Spice (It Won't Always Turn You Yellow!) | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
Turmeric is a potent anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal, antibacterial, antioxidant and detoxifier. It keeps skin soft and smooth, makes it glow, tackles acne and helps bust hyper-pigmentation.
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Adult acne: The easiest (and most surprising) ways to prevent breakouts

Adult acne: The easiest (and most surprising) ways to prevent breakouts | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
Not drinking water? Duh. But having a boyfriend? Or getting a promotion? Yep. Check here for the most surprising reasons behind your acne.
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16 beauty products that have been around for more than 100 years!

16 beauty products that have been around for more than 100 years! | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
If something has been around for 500 years, it's because nobody felt the need to tinker with its perfection. These are the world's oldest beauty products, which everyone should try at least once in their life!
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Some are more than 500 years old... !
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12 beauty trends that are going to be HUGE in 2017

12 beauty trends that are going to be HUGE in 2017 | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
Consider this your beauty to-do list for 2017!
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Boozing with benefits: The right way to drink red wine for weight loss

Boozing with benefits: The right way to drink red wine for weight loss | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
Does red wine really help with weight loss? What's the best time to have it? How much to have? Let's spill the real scoop on these questions and more.
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Beauty recipe: How to make virgin coconut oil at home (effort level: easy)

Beauty recipe: How to make virgin coconut oil at home (effort level: easy) | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
Turns out, making coconut oil at home is pretty simple. And you don't need any fancy machinery – just what you have right in your kitchen already.
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Because it's one of the most versatile beauty ingredients, tackling everything from cellulite and dark patches to frizzy hair and eczema.
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Beauty recipe: The Italian secret to glow-y, flawless, PERFECT skin

Beauty recipe: The Italian secret to glow-y, flawless, PERFECT skin | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
This Italian beauty recipe combines humble kitchen ingredients into a seriously potent face mask that soothes, nourishes, busts blemishes and leaves you glowing flawlessly.
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This Italian beauty recipe combines humble kitchen ingredients into a seriously potent face mask that soothes, nourishes, busts blemishes and leaves you glowing flawlessly.
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Beauty recipe: The Queen of Hungary's Water (the world's first cure-all skin tonic!)

Beauty recipe: The Queen of Hungary's Water (the world's first cure-all skin tonic!) | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
Hungary water tones, tightens pores, soothes itchy or acne-prone skin, normalizes the skin’s pH, smoothens the skin texture and protects it from infections.
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Thankfully, given the number of bottles I go through (it’s addictive in what it does to your skin!) Hungary water is easy to make and you can get the ingredients just about everywhere.
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16 hacks to make your sheet masks infinitely more effective!

16 hacks to make your sheet masks infinitely more effective! | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
Since sheet masks are where all the skincare action is nowadays, why not use these simple tips to make yours more effective?
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When to use a sheet mask? Which one to use? How to make it stay on the face? Do I rinse afterwards or not? What about moisturising afterwards – yes or now? Should I really #sheetmask everyday? Is pricier always better? Can I skip all other skincare if I use sheet masks regularly? Are all sheet masks good? Are they for everybody?
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What does your lipstick shade say about you?

What does your lipstick shade say about you? | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
Let's decode what your choice of lipstick says about you. And conversely, which lipstick to wear when you want to make a certain impression.
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Bold red? Demure pink? Femme fatale brown? Or maybe an ironical shade of blue? Here’s the scoop from the colour psychology geniuses over at Pantone, who decode what your choice of lipstick says about you. And conversely, which lipstick to reach for when you want to make a certain impression.
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Kokum comes of age: The perfect-skin secret you've never heard of!

Kokum comes of age: The perfect-skin secret you've never heard of! | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
Kokum has been India's best kept skincare secret till now... for a reason.
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Watch out, coconut oil... this natural butter might be a better cure-all!
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Beauty secrets of the ancient geishas (that will totally change your skin!)

Beauty secrets of the ancient geishas (that will totally change your skin!) | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
Time to tackle the eternal question: what are the secret beauty recipes that make geishas so beautiful, so ageless and so dazzling?
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WTF of the week: Beauty spells. As in spells to make you more beautiful. Yes, really!

WTF of the week: Beauty spells. As in spells to make you more beautiful. Yes, really! | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
Beauty spells are major nowadays. Some go for as much as $900 and can be purchased online. Or you can go the DIY route.
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Yes, it's a real thing. No, I'm not crazy.
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What stress (or anger!) does to your face... and how to fix it!

What stress (or anger!) does to your face... and how to fix it! | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
Why being stressed (and pissed off, to boot), is literally killing my skin cells.
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What stress (or anger!) does to your face… and how to fix it!
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Why you should NEVER put pure lemon juice on your face

Why you should NEVER put pure lemon juice on your face | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
Beauty fact check: When life gives you lemons, don't put them on your face.
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While I am usually first in line to advocate the use of natural ingredients and DIY skincare recipes, this is one case where the cons clearly outweigh the pros.
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Why sugar hates your skin (And how to quit it!)

Why sugar hates your skin (And how to quit it!) | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
If it wasn't bad enough that sugar destroys our health, it also fast tracks premature skin ageing, leading to dark circles, wrinkles, sagging and loss of radiance.
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My first book: The Paris Bath & Beauty Book

My first book: The Paris Bath & Beauty Book | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
Of course, the first book I ever penned had to be inspired by Paris... the city of my soul!
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Of course, the first book I ever penned had to be inspired by Paris... the city of my soul!
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Witch hazel: Adding magic to your beauty routine

Witch hazel: Adding magic to your beauty routine | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
Witch hazel sounds like something to be used in a spell, right? But it’s actually a pretty common ingredient in skincare products... and for good reason.
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The beauty product you can use for just about anything... !
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Beauty DIY: An ultra-easy face mask to unclog and shrink those mammoth pores

Beauty DIY: An ultra-easy face mask to unclog and shrink those mammoth pores | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
This all-natural recipe tackles enlarged pores with a mighty dose of skin toning, astringent and antibacterial ingredients... in about 5 minutes.
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The secret to pore-less skin... !
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Want to make your hair grow faster? It's much easier than you think

Want to make your hair grow faster? It's much easier than you think | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
These easy-to-do-at-home beauty recipes will speed up the rate of hair growth so that you get the long and luscious locks of your dreams.
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Yes, it's possible!
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Fatal attraction: The most terrifying beauty practices ever!

Fatal attraction: The most terrifying beauty practices ever! | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
Sometimes, the really old beauty stuff can be quite... out there. I wouldn't recommend trying any of these but they do make for a pretty interesting read.
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Normally, I love vintage beauty tips. After all, anything that's stood the test of time for hundreds of years has to be pretty effective. And I like how most of them are all about natural and wholesome ingredients, most of which can be found right within my kitchen. However, sometimes, the really old beauty stuff can be quite... out there. I wouldn't recommend trying any of these out.
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Beauty DIY: How to make lotion bars (the perfect gift for yourself or someone else!)

Beauty DIY: How to make lotion bars (the perfect gift for yourself or someone else!) | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
Yes, simple but utterly scrumptious lotion bars that literally caress the skin to buttery smoothness and leave behind the most beautiful glow.
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And you can so easily make them at home, customised to your own specific tastes. Plus, unlike the store-bought versions, there are no added chemicals, making them beyond perfect for your skin.
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Royal fables: A tryst with Udaipur and its cult skincare recipes - The Beauty Gypsy

Royal fables: A tryst with Udaipur and its cult skincare recipes - The Beauty Gypsy | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
The city: Udaipur, India. The most legendary of towns in Rajasthan, known as the “Venice of the East” due to its stunning lakeside location, rambling old palaces and stunning architecture painted in every shade of white known to mankind. The quest: Soaking in the ancient beauty of the landscape and going to the very roots of the glorious …
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October 2016: The 17 new beauty products I am obsessing over this month

October 2016: The 17 new beauty products I am obsessing over this month | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
An actual no-bullshit, no-paid-for-by-the-brands curation of what's worth putting on your dressing table this month.
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Apologies to your credit card!
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10 sneaky ways to drink more water (it's the cheapest, quickest way to look AND feel great!)

10 sneaky ways to drink more water (it's the cheapest, quickest way to look AND feel great!) | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
Dermatologists and beauty experts hold that drinking plain water is the cheapest, quickest way to look better!
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Stay hydrated! Stay healthy! Stay pretty!
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Cult Classic: 12 Ways To Use Elizabeth Arden's Eight Hour Cream

Cult Classic: 12 Ways To Use Elizabeth Arden's Eight Hour Cream | The Beauty Gypsy | Scoop.it
A tube of this take-everywhere, use-for-everything work-horse is sold every 30 seconds. Which is a LOT of tubes! And there’s a reason for that: it’s really good.
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12 ways to use Elizabeth Arden’s Eight Hour Cream (because even Prince Harry stocks up on this one!)
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