Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], April 16 (ANI): Megastar Kareena Kapoor Khan on Friday treated her fans to an adorable glimpse of how the weekend looks like at the Pataudi house.
One of the best ways to pamper yourself on a crazy hot summer noon is to indulge in buttermilk, chaach or chaas. And if you thought this was just about quenching your thirst or refreshing you, think again. Being a dairy product, buttermilk also comes loaded with some wonderful health and beauty benefits that are too good to be ignored. But, just in case you are one of those who are not too fond of the sour taste or the smell of buttermilk, then give this a good read. Recommended Read: 11 Homemade Yoghurt Face Packs To Get Glowing And Healthy Skin #1. Buttermilk and orange peel is an effective skin lightening agent Buttermilk contains large amounts of lactic acid, an Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA) that helps to soften and brighten skin, acting as a natural solution to dark spots and tanned patches on the skin. Grind dry orange peel and combine it with buttermilk to make a paste. Massage this paste very gently on your skin. Let it stay for 30 minutes, and then wash it off with cold water. If you do this regularly, you will notice visible changes within a month. Also Checkout: 5 Unknown Beauty Benefits Of 'Moong Dal' For Flawless And Glowing Skin In Summers #2. Buttermilk and tomato juice for sunburn Buttermilk acts as a natural lotion that helps soothe sunburn. Simply mix buttermilk with tomato juice and apply this mixture on the affected area. The vitamins A and C in this mixture will help in healing the skin better. After rinsing this mix off, you will feel much cooler and considerably relieved of the painful burn sting. Also Read: No Straightener Needed, Home Remedies That Give You Straight Hair Without Any Damage #3. Buttermilk and honey together have anti-ageing benefits Buttermilk mixed with honey works as a great anti-aging solution. The AHA, lactic acid, is what many anti-ageing lotions use. Honey acts as a natural cleanser while buttermilk moisturises, lightens and exfoliates the skin. Once the preliminary work is done by honey, buttermilk comes into play and restores the glow and rectifies the imperfections of the skin. If you have oily skin, you can add a tablespoon of lemon juice to this mask. #4. The ‘Cleopatra buttermilk bath’ Legend has it that the secret to the vibrant glow of Cleopatra’s radiating beauty lied in her routine buttermilk bath. Why deprive yourself of that? Just add a cup of buttermilk and oats mixture to your bathtub, and soak in it for 15-20 minutes to get the baby-soft skin. Also Read: 9 Homemade Facial Mists According To Your Skin Type That Will Help Beat The Heat In Summers #5. A buttermilk hair mask for great hair Having extremely dry, brittle, badly damaged hair in the hot summers is very common; especially, if you have been washing your hair too regularly. A buttermilk mask acts as a deep conditioner to soften your hair, no matter how damaged it is. Simply mix a banana and 2 tsp of honey in a cup of buttermilk. Apply this mixture as a mask on your scalp and hair, and leave it for 45 minutes before washing it off. You will be left with unbelievably soft and shiny hair! #6. And, here is the best one.... buttermilk keeps your weight under control Buttermilk is lower in fat and calories compared to milk. Apart from this, it can make you feel full for a long period of time, meaning you will be less hungry, and so aiding in weight loss. Since it helps in healthy digestion and also regulates bowel movements, it further promotes weight loss. Buttermilk is very easy to digest and helps absorb nutrients from other foods too, making it one of the best choices for low-fat diets. #7. Keeps body heat under check This has been one of the favourite reasons to drink buttermilk for ages. Buttermilk helps cool down your body temperature and can be used as a natural refresher in summers. This is also useful for pre and post-menopausal women as it provides temporary relief from the hot flushes. Also Read: 11 Unheard Ways To Use Coconut Oil For Healthy Hair And Glowing Skin #8. Best for your digestive system Buttermilk is a natural probiotic, which means that it provides the “gut-friendly” bacteria that aid better digestion. It also helps to reduce frequent heartburn and regulates the acidity that usually follows a spicy meal. #9. Boosts immunity The wonderful lactic acid in buttermilk also fights harmful pathogens and bacteria that enter the body through various external agents. The probiotic properties also help to arm the digestive system and also strengthens your immune system, thus help you fight against common colds, infections, etc. #10. Packed with nutrients Buttermilk is low in calories, but high in several essential nutrients like vitamin B12, calcium, phosphorus and riboflavin. These nutrients work together to promote healthy bones, skin and immunity. So, a tall glass of buttermilk every day can take care of many of your nutritional needs. Although it cannot replace a meal, it is one of the healthiest options to have between meals in case you get those hunger pangs, when on a diet. With 10 wonderful beauty and health benefits, we are sure you have enough reasons to grab a glass of buttermilk right away! Cover Image Credit: rasoi_bhopal Instagram NEXT READ: 9 Yummilicious Detox Juices That Can Easily Be Made At Home To Lose Weight Quickly In Summers
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It was in August 2020 when Kareena Kapoor Khan and Saif Ali Khan had announced their pregnancy and in February 2021, the couple had welcomed their second child. 2020 was a PHAT year with Kareena making her Instagram debut and since then, we have been getting glimpses of her personal life through her feed. Adhering to her promise of posting pictures of Taimur once in a while, Kareena delights her fans every now and then. Now that she welcomed her second son, fans were waiting with bated breath to get a glimpse of the little one on her Instagram handle. Also Read: Kareena Kapoor Khan Reveals If Mother-In-Law, Sharmila Tagore Has Met Her Newborn Grandchild [VIDEO] More than a week after delivering her second child, Kareena had made a PHAT comeback on her IG handle. Kareena, radiating her newbie mom’s glow, had posted a no-makeup selfie and captioned it as "Oh hello there... Missed you all." And on International Women’s Day, Kareena posted the first-ever glimpse of her newborn son. Kareena had posted the first-ever selfie with her little bundle of joy and captioned it as "There’s nothing women can’t do. Happy Women’s Day my loves." Kareena Kapoor Khan posted a picture of Saif Ali Khan and Taimur Ali Khan, enjoying their weekend with the newborn. While Saif and Taimur, dressed in black and white, adored the little munchkin, the newborn was dressed in a blue onesie and his face was hidden with an emoji. Kareena, who captured this endearing moment, captioned it as "This is what my weekend looks like... how about you guys?" Also Checkout: Saif Ali Khan And Amrita Singh's Tragic Love Story: From A Fling To Marriage And Finally Divorce Close to two months after the birth of Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan's second child, Kunal Kemmu spoke about how Taimur Ali Khan and Inaaya Naumi Kemmu reacted to the new addition. Revealing the same, Kunal said in an interview with ETimes, "Be it Taimur or Inaaya, I think most of their reactions are based on how we react. Having said that, the kids are happy and blessed to have a new member in the family. He was born in unprecedented times, and I wish him good health." Also Read: Kareena Kapoor Khan Reveals A Naughty Bedroom Secret With Her Husband, Saif Ali Khan A few days ago, veteran actor, Randhir Kapoor had mistakenly posted a picture collage of his newborn grandson only to delete it later. While Kareena Kapoor Khan and Saif Ali Khan have decided to keep their second-born away from the limelight and have still not revealed the name or have shared the picture of the newborn, Randhir Kapoor's post came as a delight to Kapoor-Pataudi fans. Though Randhir Kapoor had deleted his 'accidental' post in no time, the netizens and media were quick enough to grab a screenshot of the same. But it is still not confirmed that the picture collage was of Kareena and Saif's newborn child. In a promotional interview for Star Vs Food, Kareena Kapoor Khan revealed how she was pampered by Saif Ali Khan and Taimur Ali Khan during her second pregnancy. Revealing that Saif and Taimur enjoy being in the kitchen, Kareena said, "Taimur and Saif love it; they love being in the kitchen and I am kind of in charge of the music. They like to listen to nice jazz music I think during the lockdown, everyone was kind of making banana bread, I didn't make banana bread, but Saif was really experimenting with a lot of food." Don't Miss: 9 Bollywood Actresses Whose Wedding Outfit Had One Of The Most Expensive Price Tags Speaking about her cravings for Italian food when she was pregnant with her second child, Kareena Kapoor Khan said, "So, basically like through the pregnancy, I had, it was just like a constant craving for pizzas and pastas. It was just weird throughout, both my boys." Revealing the vibe in the house when the family sits down for a meal, Kareena continued, "Every time we sit at a table, I feel like we are one of those old Italian family, we are screaming. We are eating, drinking, laughing because food is something that should bring joy to you." Also Checkout: Saif Ali Khan's Collection Of Ridiculously Expensive Watches; Worth Rs 3.3 Crore We can't wait for the moment when Kareena will finally introduce chhote Nawab to the world! NEXT READ: Saif Ali Khan And Kareena Kapoor Khan's Combined Net Worth; Own Pataudi Palace, Four Flats In Mumbai
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