In recent years, Japanese skincare has been making waves far beyond just the Japanese market. You may know one or two people who are obsessed with Japanese beauty. You might even know those who request for certain products when they hear of your trip to Japan. Skincare enthusiasts from around the world adore Japanese skincare
The visible presence of hyperpigmentation on the skin can be highly distressing for some people. Getting rid of the uneven pigmentation may impact their self-esteem and quality of life as a whole. They may feel ashamed of their appearance, less willing to participate in social activities, and frustrated in their attempts to treat the hyperpigmentation.
Why do some skincare products contain alcohol? Your intuition may be telling you that you should avoid putting alcohol on your skin. Think about rubbing alcohol. It dries quickly when applied topically, then leaves your skin feeling tight and dehydrated. But do all alcohols perform the same way when mixed with skin care? From cetyl
Ever heard of the term “turkey neck”? It refers to wrinkled and saggy skin at the neck, also known as necklines. Often used as an indicator for age, necklines can be a pain in the neck as they tend to get rather prominent, due to the nature of the skin located at the neck. Necklines can be challenging to deal with, but not impossible to manage.
Often hailed as the “Queen of Roses”, Rosa damascena has been used for centuries in skincare and other products. Roses have long been a symbol of love and beauty, and are constantly sought after for their beneficial uses. Learn to make your own rose-based skincare products in the comfort of your own home without having spent a bomb.
As the saying goes, “All that glitters is not gold”. The labels on our daily skincare products might promise one thing, but the ingredient list often tells a different story. What are we actually using under all of those gorgeous designs and claimed benefits? Are our skincare products really as ‘healthy’ and ’natural’ as guaranteed?
Have you looked at your friend’s glowing complexion and wonder what’s the secret to that glow? Is it a product which she is using and you are not? Well, there are many reasons for this. It could be your friend is blessed with good genes or is conscientious in her skincare regime. But what is
Bees might just turn out to be your favourite insect after all. Not only are they cute and fuzzy, they also produce these fresh ingredients full of benefits for our skin and health. These delicious yet natural products can be either eaten for health benefits, or applied to the skin as a healthy skincare product! Un-Bee-livable, right?
Most of us know vaguely that things like ‘minerals’ and ‘vitamins’ are supposed to be good for our skin and our health in general. However, we aren’t sure what minerals for skin we should specifically look for, nor are we adequately informed what our skin actually needs in order for it to look the way we
The path to having (and maintaining) healthy skin is tricky – especially in a constant humid weather like we have here in sunny Singapore. Like most of us, Serene is no stranger to acne. Having been a victim of clogged pores and itchy blemishes, Serene faced high levels of insecurity due to her dull skin.