Do you remember how gently she detangled your locks? How her palms turned sunshine yellow while preparing the haldi ubtan for your soft face? How she experimented with traditional body oils on herself, before she let a drop near your skin? How she tenderly smiled, when you wrapped yourself in her precious Benarsi...Read More
Summer is here. It's time to treat your body to a melange of refreshing drinks and invigorating wellness therapies. Reach out for natural ingredients that can make summer feel like a breeze of fresh air. Indulge your skin with herbs and fresh fruit peels...Read More
Petrichor is the fragrance that arises when the grains of dry soil embrace fresh rain drops. Few can resist the happy feeling that this earthy scent is known to arouse. It inspired the great Gene Kelly to immortalise this by singing “No matter what life wants to throw my way, I’ll be singing, I’ll be singing in the rain”.Read More
Holi is associated with the colour white, which symbolises the end of one phase and the beginning of a rosy tomorrow. With its arrival, we celebrate the return of colours on the trees, in the sunsets and even our wardrobes. Holi stresses the need to do away with impassive winters...Read More
“No Poo” which refers to a practice whereby commercial shampoos are discarded in favor of natural cleansing methods is fast gaining popularity. Advocates of the movement argue that once shampoo was mass industrialized in the 1970s, hair and hair care was never the same again: women in particular, went...Read More
Haircare Q&As with an Ayurvedic Doctor
Thanks to the stressful lives many of us lead, it is no surprise that hair fall, breakage, hair loss and unhealthy hair are amongst the top beauty concerns of our generation today. Moreover, to make things worse, the commonality of these concerns have generated several myths,Read More
As the festive season kicks in, choosing special gifts for all the important people in our lives can be very time consuming. This guide attempts to make this process more efficient and bring the joy back in to gift giving!
Check out, some of our suggestions specially customized for the different people in your livesRead More
A cleaner, greener holiday season
With the festive season in full swing, thinking about the quality of air we breathe while we celebrate can raise a red flag .At Kama Ayurveda, while we are strong advocates of the party mood, we are also interested in finding a balance and reducing the consequences. Here are some small steps we are personally taking...Read More
How and how often should people shampoo and oil their hair?
How often you should shampoo your hair changes from one individual to the other. If the scalp is more oily, it is okay to shampoo daily. Cleansing the scalp is more important than the hair as it is the place where sebum is concentrated. For most people, shampooing the hair twice a week is sufficient .....Read More