Meet the Experts

Akansha   Jhalani
Dietitian

Akansha Jhalani is a practicing Registered Dietitian based in Mumbai. She has an extensive practical knowledge of Medical Nutrition Therapy, disease management & prevention, nutrition counseling, lifestyle coaching, mindful eating & clinical research.

Babita   Jaishankar
Image Makeover Professional

I am an accomplished fashion and image consultant and also a certified skin & colour analyst. I have pursued management training from IIM-B and gained formal training in fashion designing as well. Visit my website Bajathenewu.com for more information.

Himangi   Bhatia
Lifestyle Nutritionist

Himangi is licensed clinical dietician and nutrition specialist, she has counselled thousands of people at various health camps organised for some of the biggest corporate houses.

Dr. Meenakshi   Sahu
Obstetrics and Gynaecologist

Dr. Meenakshi is a Senior consultant Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Adiva, Fortis la femme, Institute of liver and biliary sciences, Delhi, India. Her areas of special interest include: Normal and high risk pregnancy, menstrual and hormonal problems, etc.

Michael   Swamy
Chef, Food Stylist, Food Photographer, Entrepreneur, Book Author

Chef Michael Swamy is a Food stylist, travel photographer and a writer. He is the author of “The East Indian Kitchen” which won the Gourmand Award for Best Indian Cookbook.

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Kids Forced To Beg And Drugged To Sleep – Is This The Future Of India?
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People are being careful for women, but are we being careful enough to ask our kids what is going on in their mind or what have they gone through the entire day? If not please do, we don’t wish our kids to go through what this 13 year old boy studying in 7th Standard went through.

Journalist at Womenplanet
Your Bra Size – The Myths And Truths!!
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From the Expert

Numbers and alphabets are not deciders of your bra size, there’s a lot more, that you need to watch for to find your perfect size and fit. A lot of women think of these common sizes are the norm, so they continue to buy a set size (typically within the size range of 32B to 36D) without caring about how the bra fits.

Lingerie Expert
A Little Chat, Hug And Time -Strengthening Your Parent – Child Bonding!
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From the Expert

To maintain close relationships, an open communication with children is important. Children hesitate to share things with parents because of communication gap. Parents get concerned about child’s security very often (which is correct). But not communicating it to their children or scolding them but not explaining the reason is something that stops children to share things with them.

Life Coach, Life Skill Trainer
Gifting Parenthood – Dr. Nayana Patel, A Blessing For Couples!
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Parents are the reason we are able to enjoy this beautiful world. To be their kids under the shadow of selfless care is the greatest emotion surviving. Parents often tell us, “You will understand the anxiety, love and selflessness only when you have your own children”. Well, that holds true as I have seen cool

Journalist at Womenplanet
A Parent’s Love
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A Touch of Affection in their glare,
Parents Magic is truly beyond compare.
Heaven sent Love in every layer,
The Wizards who make our life a Rosy affair !!

Guest Author - Women Planet
Journey Of A Human Embryo Enclosed In Pictures!
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Pregnancy is a beautiful process. Even before a woman finds out she is pregnant, there are incredible changes taking place in her womb. Swedish Photographer spent his 12 years in capturing the journey of a sperm, that later fertilizes the egg cell and the entire process of embryo development till the birth miraculously.

Journalist at Womenplanet
10 Kissing Facts You Never Knew!
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It’s just a little KiSSS!! Well, well, we all know about kissing and by default, you don’t have to learn it. It comes to us naturally and you get to master it without much a do! But did you know about the crazzyyy facts about kissing? Did you know it has the power to boost your mood? Or did you know about the longest recorded kiss ever? No? Here are some facts that you will simply love knowing about Kissing!

Sub Editor, Women Planet
Protein Rich Diet For All Vegetarians!
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From the Expert

Most vegetarians are confused about protein or have a feeling in the back of the mind that “You are not getting enough protein from food” and “Plant-based proteins are ‘incomplete’ or ‘lower quality’ protein”. The popular fact that vegetarians are not getting protein, are actually myths.

Dietician
Journey of a Girl : From Daughter to Daughter-In-Law!
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I was excited to start a new life, everybody does! Why should I be scared, I am going to love my husband, would live with my new Parents but wait, it wasn’t easy. Not easy at all. Everything had changed. My routine, the way I carried myself, my boldness and stubbornness everything was gone. Not that my husband and in-laws were forcing me to do all these but they had plenty expectations from me, they wanted me to be the one who wasn’t me.

Journalist at Womenplanet
A Doctor’s Guide – Take Care Of Your Reproductive Health!
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From the Expert

A healthy reproductive system makes the miracle of life possible. Taking good care of your reproductive health is essential as problems in this region can affect your physical, emotional and sexual well being as well as make it difficult for you to become pregnant. As it happens, fortunately, many such problems can be prevented or corrected if timely check-ups are done, whether by yourself or your Ob/Gyn.

IVF Specialist, Obstetrics, Gynecologist
A Salute To The Indian Twin Sisters – Youngest Achievers of The Explorer Grand Slam
Explorer Grand Slam India Twin sisters

Nungashi and Tashi Malik, 23 year old Twin sisters from Haryana have set an extraordinary specimen for the world. The first Indian sisters to have completed the ‘Explorer Grand Slam Adventure’, and are also the first South Asians to do so. Not to forget they are also the youngest ones to reach this zenith.

Journalist at Womenplanet
Glam up – How To Look Beautiful In The Monsoon Season?
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From the Expert

Makeup in monsoon is not something that most women prefer. They usually prefer to keep their skin nude, fearing the oily outbursts and acne. As a result, most women look pale during the monsoon season, unlike the other seasons when their skin is flushed with a little makeup. However, if only you knew the monsoon makeup tips, you could easily look glamorous and beautiful during the monsoon season.

Makeup Artist
Myths Of Motherhood After 30–Debunked!
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Today’s media intimidates many women from having children after they’ve reached the age of 30. They claim that women after 30 are most likely to have stillbirths and children with deformities. Like magic, the day you turn 30, your future children are suddenly doomed.

Guest Author, Women Planet
My Cousin Lifted My Frock Every Night To Cure Me from Cancer!
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Sexually abused since she was just 4 years of age and the play (as she was taught… by her cousin) went on until she realized it at the age of 14. Shocking…. nerve wrecking, torturous and immensely painful… I was myself traumatized when I read this story, but somewhere in my heart, I couldn’t bare with the fact that there are maybe…1000’s of similar cases in our country and around the world and we are not doing anything about it

Journalist at Womenplanet
Cocktails Vs Mocktails
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From the Expert

Do we somehow feel that Cocktails and Mocktails are not the perfect drink to get drunk? Or is it primarily seen as a feminine drink? Well then its time you know your drink better.

Restaurateur, Entrepreneur, Educationist and Cooking Enthusiast
Our First Night – Letter From A To-Be-Bride To Her Husband!
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My Love,

In few days, we will be seeing each other at the wedding ceremony, dressed like never before, two very special people. Guests gathered would be keen to get a glance of the bride and the groom, WE! I am so excited to meet my new family, new friends, new lifestyle, you and New Me but there are so many things I would like to share with you, My future Husband!

Journalist at Womenplanet
Balancing Health With the Eid Food Fest!!
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From the Expert

Ramadan, a holy month of the Muslims is now coming to an end. It’s a month of devotions, a month of consecrations and a month of food fests! Yes, we are all aware of the amazing retreat that occurs every day at every Muslim household, at the time of Sunset – called “IFTYAARI”.

Dietician & Nutritionist
Bajrangi Bhaijaan
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If you are a Salman Khan fan, you will fall head over heels for the movie AND if you are not a big fan of Bhaijaan, you will still fall in love with it. The instant the movie started, the crowd went mad hooting and screaming Salman’s name!

Sub Editor, Women Planet