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Watch 3D films to boost your brain power

Watching 3D movies is beneficial for enhancing and boosting brain power, new research says. According to British researchers, watching 3D films helps improve cognitive abilities. The team led by neuroscientist Patrick Fagan from Goldsmiths University found a 23 percent increase in cognitive processing ability among participants after watching a 3D movie. The subjects’ reaction times were improved by 11 percent ...

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Bridal makeup 101

APPLYING bridal makeup properly is something every bride needs to know prior to making her grand entrance down the aisle. Following a few makeup tips can help every girl look perfect on her special day without any added stress. Easy bridal makeup application A bride’s makeup should look natural, but also emphasise her features so they look beautiful in photographs. ...

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Is washing hair too often okay?

It’s certainly hot and you’re definitely sweating it out while commuting to work, at the gym or even at home. These increased levels of perspiration might make you feel like washing your hair every day. Experts tackle common questions that you may have about this predicament.It’s not necessary to do so, feels city cosmetologist Dr Sama Rais. “Preferably not everyday ...

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6 things women must learn from men

Undoubtedly, men and women make two sides of the same coin as they are perfect complements to each other. Yet both sexes are uniquely different. However, there must be a thing or two that one can learn from the other. So, taking the battle of sexes forward, we allowed men to share things the ladies could learn from them to ...

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Other babies can help infant find voice sooner

Setting up play dates for your infant might be an excellent idea because this can prepare them to “find their own voice” sooner.Setting up play dates for your infant might be an excellent idea.Researchers in Canada believe that an attraction to infant speech sounds may help kick-start and support the crucial processes involved in learning how to talk.The discovery also ...

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Ladies! ‘Selfies’ eat-up over 5 hours of your week

News for selfie obsessed women! A new study has shown that young women waste over 5 hours in a week taking their own pictures. A survey of 2,000 women aged between 16-25 revealed, that the pre-photo act of applying make-up, getting the right lighting and angle, and the time spent on each photo-taking session takes up around 48 minutes a ...

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Norway is the best place to be a mother : Save the Children

The 16th annual Mothers’ Index released by ‘Save the Children’ rated 179 countries based on five indicators related to maternal health, education, income levels and the status of women. Norway has ranked as the world’s best place to be a mother in this survey. United States dropped to the 33rd spot in this annual scorecard behind Japan, Poland and Croatia. ...

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Summertime home décor cues

Summer break is the best time to tank up and hit the highway, while for many it is the perfect excuse to throw a penthouse party and enjoy balmy evenings at home amid hums of voices and music. But if you don’t fall into either category, and instead like to spend your time doing something creative while staying put, this holiday ...

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Ways to be an early bird

Regular exercise lowers stroke riskTop 15 home cardio workoutsOverly paranoid about your body?Have you tried the 10-minute water workout?If you are not one of those who can hop out of bed feeling energised, we list down a few ways for you to rise and start your day earlyYou must have heard the saying, ‘Early to bed, early to rise…’ several ...

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Is washing hair too often okay?

It’s certainly hot and you’re definitely sweating it out while commuting to work, at the gym or even at home. These increased levels of perspiration might make you feel like washing your hair every day. Experts tackle common questions that you may have about this predicament.It’s not necessary to do so, feels city cosmetologist Dr Sama Rais. “Preferably not everyday ...

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