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Time To #ShareTheLoad Equally

In our society girls were not given much importance, they were limited to house and household works. My grandfather was quite different he always kept daughters in laws, daughters and grand daughters a step ahead of anyone else.

Unlike most other men I have seen the men in my family always contribute towards household works.

Sense of responsibility must be inculcated in children (boy or a girl) from the very beginning.

NO WORK SHOULD BE CATEGORISED ACCORDING TO GENDER

ARIEL INDIA presents this wonderful campaign, checkout here

The thought behind this TVC is so apt. People must learn from this video and actually follow it in their lives.

The son sharing his mom”s load is dutiful son and this does not changes his gender.

I would like to Thank you @ariel.india for sending across this beautiful #HamperOfEquality.
Its now time for everyone to #ShareTheLoad equally irrespective of his or her Gender.
A great move by Ariel to bring a sense of responsibility among sons by making them participate in House hold work.

The hamper consists of amazing products like Ariel Matic Liquid Detergent, Ariel Matic Front Load, measuring spoon, 6 clips with super cool badges, apron, jute bag, wrist let bag, colouring book, notepad, timetable sheet, bookmark, container.

The hamper is super cool , filled with amazing products for each member of the family.

The perfect way to teach the importance of working together and sharing each others load.
“This post is a part of the #ShareTheLoad movement by Ariel in association with BlogAdda

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Let’s make India HIV free: Ask IRA


HIV causes AIDS and interferes with the body’s ability to fight infections.

Did you know there are 2.01 million people still in India who live with HIV, or that there are about 80,000 people who get infected every year? Not to mention the overall stigma & prejudice associated with the condition which marginalizes the infected and the lack of information that perpetuates all of these. Bad news, indeed.

Good news, however, is that HIV is preventable, manageable and a lot of it is just to do with providing people the right information with sensitivity and tact at the right time!

Introducing IRA.
IRA is a conversational platform where people can seek answers to their pressing HIV/AIDS queries. She was created to help people gain information about HIV and motivate people to manage HIV responsibly. She is friendly and chatty and wants the world to be free of HIV.

IRA will be available on the yes4me website. Anyone with an internet connection can access IRA which makes her a powerful ally in the fight against HIV. Because of the stigma surrounding HIV, people can visit IRA from the security of their own home and seek answers to urgent questions without facing any of the discrimination that they would face anywhere else.

With IRA by their side, millions of Indians will be able to find the right information at the right time and thus solve the root cause that perpetuates HIV.

Let’s join hands to make India HIV/AIDS free. You can reach IRA for all your questions from the link below.

https://yes4me.net/IRA

We would love to hear back from you as your feedback makes IRA better!

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Teacher’s Day from the eyes of a Teacher.

You must be wondering its too late for a teachers day post, but I was busy with half-yearly examinations at school. Being a teacher is quite a hectic job but this didn’t stop me from sharing the wonderful experience this year teachers day celebration in our school.

As someone once said ITS BETTER LATE THAN NEVER.

Teachers day is celebrated on 5th September every year on account of the birthday of Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan as he is a role model for many students and teachers.

For students, this day is surely an important day. They put in their best efforts to make teachers feel special and pay respect to them.

My students also planned a great surprise for me and for all other teachers.

I received a warm welcome from my students in Class 6. The children sang and wished me, all this was followed by a nice cake which I cut. Then they did a few performances of dance and singing. I was truly speechless at the preparations done by them. I was given a beautiful gift along with roses and a few other things.

The second half of the celebration was hosted by the senior most section of the school. All the teachers were welcomed with flower shower, we were really pleased with the beautiful decorations, attractive lighting, DJ music system and other arrangements. Now another cake was brought forward and was cut by the principal and the headmistress. After the cake ceremony, all students and teachers started dancing to the tunes of DJ music system and enjoyed a lot. So the program went on with all the teachers were given gifts and food packs. We had cake and cold drinks there and everyone was so excited, enthusiastic and determined. Overall it was a great day for me and every teacher present there.

Every teacher was given beautiful presents and the celebrations ended on a happy note.

The efforts made by the students was really heartwarming, all the teachers were very happy and everyone headed towards home with a smile on face and wonderful memories in heart 🙂

Beauty

HOLISTIC TATV SKIN CLEAR ESSENTIAL KIT

Holistic brings together MODERN DAY COSMETICS SCIENCE and AYURVEDIC HERBAL HERITAGE
Skin care is a really important routine of our daily life and best products for daily use are Ayurvedic products.
Recently I came across this wonderful brand HOLISTIC TATV with a completely ayurvedic range of products.

Skin clear essential kit comes with 4 products
* Revitalizing Rosewater
* Multani Mitti Mask
* Licorice Powder
* Orange & Lime Peel Powder

NOTE – To be used twice a week for best results.

1) Revitalizing Rose Water

INGREDIENTS

  • Aqua
  • Propylene Glycol
  • Rosa Canina Flower Extract
  • Fragrance
  • Phenoxy Ethanol

The best thing about this rose water is that it is PARABEN and PHTHALATE free.

To be applied after washing face with a mild face wash or cleanser.

Benefits

Hydrates dry skin, Detoxifies oily skin and soothes sensitive skin.

Helps in clearing blackheads and breakouts.

Softens the skin, nourishes it and makes it look young, glowing and radiant.

2) Multani Mitti Mask

INGREDIENTS

  • Aqua
  • Mineral Oil
  • Bentonite
  • Kaolin
  • Zinc Oxide
  • Titanium Dioxide
  • Sodium Laurel Sulfate
  • Cetostearyl Alcohol
  • Glycerine
  • Isopropyl Alcohol
  • Phenoxy Ethanol
  • Aqua (and) Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract
  • Fragrance
  • Citric Acid
  • Bronopol

Benefits

Helps in maintaining skin water – oil balance.

Skin toxin removal due to presence of Mineral Rich Kaolin Clay.

Makes skin Clean, Tight and Bright.

Works on pigmentation, anti ageing and acne blemish control.

How to use?

Apply a thick layer on freshly washed face.

Avoid areas around eyes and lips

Keep it for 10 to 15 mins and then massage it with wet finger tips to exfoliate. ( you can also use Rose water drops for better results)

rinse well and apply moisturiser or sunscreen.

AVOID TAKING SMILING WITH MASK ON FACE

3) Licorice Powder

This powder comes with very effective brightening, anti pigmentation properties.

Benefits

Good for dull, tanned and patchy skin.

Works on wrinkle lines by strengthening skin cells.

Suitable for fading acne-blemish mark and helps in making skin even toned.

Suitable on all skin types.

How to use?

Add 1 scoop of Licorice powder in multani mitti mask base.

Add rose water, mix well and apply it on freshly washed face.

Avoid areas around eyes and lips.

Leave it for 15 to 20 mins and then rinse it thoroughly with water.

NOTE- Use twice or thrice a week.

4) Holistic Tatva Orange & Lime Peel Powder

Contains orange and lime peel extract. Has higher content of Vitamin C.

Benefits

Helps in clearing the skin pores, refreshes the skin, and makes skin bright.

Helps in getting rid of Sun Tan by deep exfoliation.

Improves skin elasticity due to the presence of anti oxidants and calcium component.

Prevents premature ageing.

Makes skin look younger , clearer and radiant.

How To Use?

Add 1 scoop of orange lime peel powder in multani mitti mask base.

Add rose water and mix well and apply it on face leaving areas around eyes and lips.

Keep it for 15 to 20 mins and then rinse it thoroughly with water.

NOTE- Use twice or thrice a week.

Suitable on all skin types.

Suitable for following skin concerns

  • Acne, pimples, blackheads, whiteheads
  • Blemish acne marks
  • Visibly enlarged pores
  • Excessive oiliness
  • Patchy uneven skin tone

Follow the regime twice or thrice a week.

MY EXPERIENCE

I used in for two weeks, around 4 times totally and could feel the difference in my skin tone, and it is controlling acne and pimple problems.

I feel it is really effective and you must try this.

You can get this Holistic Tatv Skin Clear Essential kit on AMAZON amazon.in

MRP – INR 950

AMAZON PRICE – INR 799

All the above mentioned products are also available individually.

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Premium Hair Oil – Satthwa

Hello friends ,
Here comes another amazing product from amazing brand @satthwa
Satthwa Premium Hair Oil.

I have been lately suffering from dry hair, dandruff and hairfall problems so thought of trying this Paraben free No Mineral oil from #Satthwa .

1st of all I would like to say is
The oil is light weight so you won’t feel any load on your head after applying it .

The fragrance is mild.

Must be applied on scalp, leave overnight then wash it off with sulfate free shampoo to get best results .

Apply the oil 2 times a week.

I have used this oil twice and I feel it’s working and I think in a month or two my hairfall problem will eventually subside.

INGREDIENTS
– Almond Oil
– Castor Oil
– Coconut Oil
– Grapeseed Oil
– Emu Oil
– Amla Oil
– Jojoba Oil
– Vitamin E
– Olilve Oil
Features
* Slows premature greying
* Promotes hair growth
* Prevents dandruff
* Reduces hairfall

MRP ₹599 for 100 ml

Product Life – 12 months
Available on @amazondotin and on
@flipkart

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#premiumhairoil
#hairgrowth #haircare #hairoil #dandruff #hairfall #greying #parabenfree #nomineraloil #madeinindia
#almondoil #castorOil #coconutoil #emuoil #vitamine #oiliveoil
#blogger #health #lifestyle #beauty #skincare #kolkatablogger #indiablogger

Health

All about ZIKA VIRUS

What is Zika Virus?

Zika fever is also known as Zika Virus disease it is spread by a species of mosquitoes called AEDES 

It was first identified in 1947 in Uganda.

Until 2007, this virus was limited to Africa.

Aedes is also known for spreading dangerous viruses such as dengue, chikungunya, yellow fever etc.

According to Amesh Adalja, MD, a spokesman for the Infectious Diseases Society of America

Zika has “never been thought of as a severe infectious disease until now,”

Symptoms of Zika virus

Most common symptoms are

• Fever

• Rashes

• Joint Pain

• Headache

• Redness in eyes


80% do not have any symptoms, and only Only 20% of the people exhibit symptoms of the Zika Virus.

The symptoms usually start showing up 2 to 7 days after infection and last for almost a week.

It’s important for a pregnant woman to get Zika virus test done if she is experiencing from any such symptoms

IMPACT Of Zika Virus

Impact On Babies

Microcephaly, a condition in which a baby’s head is abnormally smaller than normal babies. It is a birth defect. This often leads to miscarriage or stillbirth.
Babies born infected with Zika may have various health problems like

*Developmental delay

* Intellectual disability

* Hearing loss

* Seizures

* Vision and Feeding problems.

These problems can range from mild to severe and are often lifelong

• Impact on Adults

* The Zika Virus affects the immune system in adults.

* There is also a link with Guillain-Barre syndrome, a condition where the healthy nerve cells are attacked by the immune system.

* Zika Virus can also affect the brain of a patient which leads to swelling and other neurological dysfunctions

Zika Virus In India

February 2016 to January 2017 was when the first 3 incidents of Zika Virus was reported in India (Ahmedabad).

An elderly man, a new mother and a pregnant woman. All of them were from BJ Medical College, run by the Gujarat Government. As per the health commissioner of Gujarat.

Zika virus was confirmed, but the source of the virus was still unknown.

No Symptoms of microcephaly or brain damage etc was seen on the infant delivered by the infected woman.

The woman, with positive for Zika, had no travel history 3 months prior to the delivery.

She developed a low-grade fever soon after delivery

HOW CAN ZIKA VIRUS BE TREATED

No vaccine or actual treatment for Zika has been found till now.

The disease normally lasts for a week, and it usually gets treated in that period itself.

An infected person must take rest and drink lots of fluids to prevent Dehydration

The person must also avoid non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, such as aspirin.

It’s is important to make people aware of What is ZIKA VIRUS

How to prevent Zika Virus?

We can prevent Zika Virus by making sure that there are no mosquitoes around us.

  • The Aedes mosquito breeds in fresh water. So we must make sure to throw out the water collected in unused bottles, buckets, birdbaths, etc.
  • Use Goodknight Activ+ System at home. Goodknight is the best to get rid of mosquitoes.
  • Take extra care while going out by using personal mosquito repellents like Goodknight Fabric Roll-On, Patches and Cool Gel.
  • If you are travelling to a place where there is a Zika outbreak, be extra careful and get the tests done once you are back.

References

http://www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/zika-virus-symptoms-prevention

https://www.cdc.gov/zika/prevention/index.html

Prevention Is Better Than Cure .

Always be safe by staying away from mosquitoes.

Beauty

Roop Mantra Ayurvedic Facewash

Roop Mantra deals in medicinal cosmetics. An ayurvedic skin care brand.

Recently I got this amazing gift from #RoopMantra

roopmantra.com

– > 5 different variants of face wash

-> Zero Pimple gel

-> Ayurvedic Medicinal Cream.

1) Aloevera Face Wash

-Ayurvedic
-Removes facial skin dirt
-Prevents blemishes
-Prevents pimples

2) Cucumber Face Wash

– Ayurvedic
– Helps in purifying skin
– Controls Pimples
– Controls Blemishes

3) Neem Face wash

– Ayurvedic
– Removes Excess Oil
– Removes Deep Rooted Dirt
– Controls Pimples

– Controls blemishes

4) Lemon Face Wash

– Removes Dryness
– Removes Roughness
– Controls skin cracking
– Good for dry skin
– Ayurvedic
– Medicinal properties

5) Mixed Fruit Face Wash

– Helps in getting rid of facial dirt
– Prevents blemishes
– Prevents Pimples
– Suits all skin types
– Ayurvedic
– Medicinal Properties

You can choose your favourite one according to your skin type.

Here’s something that all of them have in Common

Ayurvedic and have No Side Effects.

• To be stored in cool, dark and dry place
• Price ₹ 83 for 115ml ( 100ml + 15ml free)

• Natural glowing look

 

Do try them and leave your response in comments below 🙂

hope you liked what you read 🙂