The bamboo conjures the image of a cute, cuddly panda. Attractive imagery aside, the benefits of bamboo extend beyond keeping this huggable creature alive. Few of us realize that bamboo plays a large part in protecting the environment. We can give it support by using it in furniture and materials in the home. You will discover the benefits of bamboo and learn how to include it in your projects. What is bamboo? The bamboo is an evergreen flowering plant. The word "bamboo" originates from the
Fans of baking will know Sodium Bicarbonate as a leavening agent that causes bread to rise. What they don't know is that they can use baking soda for face care. We explain the benefits of using baking soda to care for the skin and face. Also, a Life Advancer article will not be complete without a discussion of how to use it. What is Baking Soda? Sodium Bicarbonate, or Baking Soda, has the chemical formula NaHCO3. It is a salt comprising sodium cation and a
Spice lovers the world over are familiar with turmeric, a staple in tasty curries. What they may not realize is that they can use turmeric for pain relief. Our article explains why people use turmeric to ease headaches and backaches. We introduce unique, delicious, and most importantly potent, turmeric remedies as well. What is turmeric and how does it bring pain relief? Turmeric is a flowering plant and a rhizome, also known by the scientific name, Curcuma Longa. It is orange, and about 45 species
People do not like an endless rundown of their shortcomings. That's why a lesson on how to deal with the different types of criticism is a must. Criticism comes in many forms, and happily, not all of them are negative. However, it can be pressurizing. Here is a presentation of the different types of criticism, and how to deal graciously with each one. How Criticism is both Damaging and Nurturing The different types of criticism have their strengths and flaws, like everything else. We can
Age is the entity that the fairer sex fears most. No woman wants to look older than her years, so facial exercises for wrinkles may work when anti-aging creams don’t. If you feel discouraged because nothing seems to work to remove your wrinkles, you need to read this article. We explain how anti-aging facial exercises can help and introduce a few. How lines form on the face Anti-aging facial exercises can decrease wrinkles, according to a study on moving specific muscles on the face. Published
That chalky white substances on your pots, pans, and pipes are unsightly and seem to stay there forever. You need to know how to get rid of limescale. We explain what it is and how it gets onto your cooking utensils. This article also has a few tips on how to remove limescale. How to remove limescale: What it is You'll find limescale on your kitchen utensils and the inner surfaces of old metal pipes. This chalky deposit hardens once the water in them evaporates.
Are you a woman who wants to see the world but fears criminal and other possible risks? Exploring a new country is risky and overwhelming for women traveling alone. There is a reprieve for women who travel themselves in foreign countries. Life Advancer shows you how to satisfy your wanderlust safely. Women traveling alone can do a lot to ensure their safety. Taking the following precautions ensures a secure, enjoyable vacation. Essential Safety Tips for Women Traveling Themselves 1. Do some research First of all, find
Ayurvedic herbs are an option for those who prefer natural treatments over conventional, western ones. But what are they, and their benefits? We introduce you to a few Ayurvedic herbs that are safe to consume and teach you the best ways to prepare them. About Ayurvedic Medicine Ayurveda has the distinction of being the world's oldest holistic, natural healing systems. It took root in India 3000 years ago. Those who practice Ayurvedic Medicine believe that harmony between a person's mind, body, and spirit determines a