By Sharada Dwivedi,Shalini Devi Holkar
A nationwide bestseller in India, Almond Eyes, Lotus Feet is the fictitious memoir of a sensible Indian princess, who remembers the methods the ladies of the Indian court docket stumbled on friendship, religion, and love via their good looks traditions. We trip along with her as she recounts a life of comforting rituals, tantalizing textures, shades, and fragrances, beautiful jewels and adornments, and diverse health and beauty secrets and techniques gone through generations of girls through observe of mouth.
In Almond Eyes, Lotus Feet, Sharada Dwivedi, a local of India, and Shalini Devi Holkar, an Indian princess through marriage, draw at the oral histories of privileged Indian girls to seize and revive their many awesome and clever good looks traditions. the result's a wealthy cultural tapestry, full of historical treatments, recipes, and tonics used to melt dermis, silken hair, enhance the physique, and raise the spirit like no store-bought items can. also, the booklet deals a thesaurus of crops, vegetation, spices, and grains and easy domestic treatments for ladies in all levels of life—from puberty to being pregnant to menopause—including:
- Almond-Saffron for detoxification and exfoliation
- Papaya-Mint-Tea for zits and pimples
- Cream & Honey for dry pores and skin and wrinkles
- Cress & Rosewater for post-natal strength
- Tulsi Kadha (Basil Tea) for coughs or morning sickness
Replete with attractive photographs and illustrations from a bygone period, Almond Eyes, Lotus Feet is a treasure trove of ordinary beauty and health customs that would satisfaction the senses of contemporary girls in all places.
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