In early June, a petition by former Miss America Nina Davuluri garnered over 4,000 signatures requesting Unilever, Procter & Gamble, and Johnson & Johnson to ‘put an end to these whitening creams and toxic messaging’.
I can vividly recall sitting in the back seat of my parent’s car, en route to Chicago to run the […]
What’s your name? Heleena Mistry Where do you live? Leicester, United Kingdom. What your favorite hangout in Leicester? As cheesy […]
By Dr. Sejal Shah, Dermatologist at SmarterSkin Dermatology With summer just around the corner, it’s important to make sure you […]
A few years ago when I was in India, I had the funniest experience in a yoga class. I was sitting there in a hot room (not because it was “hot” yoga–just because it was extremely hot in India) and the instructor, dressed in everyday clothes–not her “yoga attire” was teaching us how to do Mrigi Mudra (a cleansing breathe exercise).
In COVID times, a trip to the grocery store or a restaurant is an all-day event. From entering with full armor to spraying down every bit of your groceries, it’s good to have a few quick and easy recipes for when you think you’re just about to lose your shit. One of our favorite recipes during shelter-in-place is Upma. If you’re unfamiliar with this dish, it’s a South Indian dish that has a porridge-like texture that has the Goldilocks and Brownilocks stamp of approval. “Ahhhh, this porridge is jussst right.”