Meet the Experts

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.

Himani  
Mind Healing, Yoga, Reiki

Himani is the founder of Himani Happiness Hub. Himani’s vision is to have a world filled with inspiration, motivation and happiness. She has conducted over 650 national and international seminars on Mind Power & Healing.

Dr. Kaberi   Banerjee
IVF Specialist, Obstetrics, Gynecologist

Dr. Kaberi Banerjee is a seasoned Obstetrician, Gynaecologist and specializes in IVF, ICSI, Egg Donation and Surrogacy.

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.

Rakhee   Vaswani
Chef, Entrepreneur

Rakhee is certified by Le Cordon Bleu at Gordon Ramsay's Tante Marie in London. Touted to be the 'Desi Nigella' of India, Rakhee is a natural with flavors and textures, her biggest asset being her strong palate and a deep rooted passion for the culinary arts and food the industry.

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Nutrition For Your Happy And Healthy Gut!
healthy gut
From the Expert

Have you ever experienced indigestion, gas, bloating, stomach-ache, constipation, heart-burn, etc. after eating out in social gatherings, restaurants, or fast food joints, some time or the other? The derivation factor of theses health issues can be delineated to the unhealthy digestive system. The normality and regularity of digestive system have an effect on the overall health of a person.

Dietician
Rejected Due To Her Physical Disability – Ira Singhal Tops UPSC Exams
Ira Singhal

Students often get depressed of less marks or not clearing up the exam, some tries and some people just give up the hope. This is a story of Ira Singhal who cleared the prestigious IAS Exam in her fourth attempt. What so cool about it? Thousands in India dream of IAS and not every clears in one go. Right, hundreds of aspirants repeats but this is no ordinary girl. She is a Specially Abled girl, who was rejected a post even after clearing the Indian Revenue Service exam in 2010.

Guest Contributor
Menstruation A Gift – Say Yes To Reusable Pads And Cups!
Menstruation gift

Menstruation is something which women live with for an average of 40 years. Yes… it sounds rather a very long time indeed. But, although it is a major part of our lives, most women, don’t accept it as a boon or a gift. We make faces, feel depressed and curse the bleeding.

Journalist at Womenplanet
Stinky… How To Get Rid Of Your Body Odor?
body odor

The reason to strong body odor is the accumulation of perspiration, bacteria and its smell. you will never smell foul with fresh sweat. But if you don’t have a bath after a sweaty regime, then your body starts smelling and also develops a bacterial infection which enhances the smell. This is the basic reason why people wash up soon after exercising.

Journalist at Women Planet
Give Extra Care To Your Oily Skin During Monsoon
oily skin
From the Expert

Monsoon is the time when your skin becomes sensitive, oily & dull due to high humidity rate. This is the time when one should indulge in regular and proper skin care treatments to retain the glow & smoothness of your skin.

Nutritionist & Cosmetologist
A Bittersweet Journey, Ananya – Review
ananya-book

A brilliant student who had her dreams which she wanted to focus on and achieve them. She was leading a normal life with her parents and her life revolved around her family, peers and studies. She was a very ambitious student and wanted to excel by clearing the IIT entrance exam. She loved to hang out with her friends and they stood by each other no matter what. This picture perfect life takes a turn and makes Ananya experience some bitter moments. The author tries to explain the difficulties of an urban family. It acknowledges the reality that due to both parents working, the child is deprived of their time.

Sub Editor, Women Planet
10 Top Monsoon Fashion Essentials For You
monsoon fashion

Monsoon is here before you know it! As the cool breeze and drizzling rains replace the hot summers, the first thing you need is a wardrobe revamp. Swapping your sunscreens and summer dresses with umbrellas and rain coats is just not enough these days!

Guest Writer, Women Planet
5 Stretching Exercises To Wake Your Body!
stretching bed

With the downpour and gloom, a monsoon morning for some proves to be the worst kind of mornings. It takes time to wake up and get started for a warmer and highly tedious day. But, with a slow start, it is highly possible that you almost see your day drag you to the end in a menacingly slow pace. However, with a few stretch exercise, the result would be different.

Guest Author, Women Planet
Wearing Brassiere – Is It Good Or Bad?
brassiere

Can you imagine yourself walking out of your closet wearing your clothes, but without a Bra? Well, we surely love ditching our most essential garment at night before dozing off on the bed, but walking without it to work or parties is something that we will reconsider twice or thrice as an option.

Journalist at Women Planet
Roasted Veggies In Tea Infused Chilli Wine Sauce
roasted veggies
From the Expert

A blissful combination of tea infused with wine and herbs, this recipe can blow your senses with its sinful taste. Make it at home and enjoy the relishing taste.

Chef, Food Stylist, Food Photographer, Entrepreneur, Book Author
Age No Bar – Become a Mother At Any Age!
motherhood

As a young woman, we always hear our elders suggesting us to get married soon. Not that they want you to leave your house or they finish their responsibility of getting you married. It is because your ‘biological clock is ticking’ and you should get married soon and have babies before you cross the 30 mark.

Journalist at Womenplanet
Improving Our Daily Activities For A Better Health!
choose stairs
From the Expert

In today’s SEDENTARY world, we are highly dependent on the technologies around us. Result, we are comparatively very less active than our ancestors and highly prone to a series of health problems. In our hectic and busy schedule, we hardly get any time to indulge in some kind of physical activities or any sorts of regular sports regimes. Inactivity has eventually increased the risk to various health disorders, some minor, some fatal.

Dietician & Nutritionist, Women Planet
How To Make A Sock Bun?
sock bun
From the Expert

Tying your hair into a neat bun is all that we can think of, especially during the humid summers and monsoon seasons. Pull your long hair up and simply tie it into a ponytail to feel comfortable from the heat. But, having your hair tied into a ponytail restricts your look. But, you can also choose to look different and stylish with a simple Sock bun.

Makeup Artist & Hair Stylist
The FB Rainbow DP – Are Indians Really In Support Of Gay Marriages?
LGBT flag

For all those wondering, Facebook has invented a rainbow filter for profile picture in support of the recent legalization of same-sex marriages by Supreme Court in the United States. The question bothering me was, why the nation who is known to publicly shy away from sensitive topics like sex, prostitution, rapes & gender dysphoria suddenly supporting legalization of Gay marriages happening somewhere in America?? Moreover US is not the first country to legalize Gay marriages, then why such mass Euphoria?

Guest Writer, Women Planet
Keep Your Eyes Glowing & Youthful – Naturally!
healthy eyes
From the Expert

People talk of protecting your heart, your skin, your overall health in general. But have you thought of protecting your eyes from damage? Taking your eyes for granted can leave them damaged. If you are reminded of carrots when you talk of eye care then you need to read further on as other foods and nutrients may be equally or more important when it comes to taking care of your eyes.

Nutritionist
Simple Or Kinky Sex…What Women Really Love?
kinky sex

SEX. Aha.. this is hell of a topic that can never go stale, even if you talk over it a hundred times. And right now, I know, you are agreeing to me! Though not much openly discussed in India, we do talk about it a little, a lot with friends and too much with very close friends and of course your partner. Blush, Blush..It naturally happens.

Journalist at Womenplanet
Image Makeover – Make Your Office Wear Interesting
Style:

Modern women are no longer just homemakers but are also career oriented. In order to make her presence felt in the office she should be intelligent, smart and full of confidence. And above all, she has to give apt attention to her dressing as well. Gone are the days when simple kurtas and salwar kameez were considered the only dress code for office wears.

Journalist at Women Planet
Live long – A Balanced Diet And Fitness Regime!
Young healthy woman with fruits.
From the Expert

Most of us are involved in high demanding work profiles these days. This hardly leaves us with any time to take care of our health and lifestyle. If a diet or exercise regime is too restrictive and time consuming, one can hardly be consistent and expect any results. This not only makes us feel de-motivated but can lead to frustration and depression too.

Nutritionist, Fitness Expert