Unless you sell air purifiers, you are probably not too pleased with the return of the haze. While you can stock up on N95s to mask away the burning smell and protect your airways, have you thought about the impact of the smog on our skin?
5 ways to keep pimples at bayOur skin has its up and downs and on really bad days, we just want to hide under our blankets. And it can affect anyone – even stars with access to the top dermatologists in the world. Kendall Jenner addressed critics of her skin at the Golden Globes by saying “Never let that s— stop you.” New Zealand pop star Lorde has been opening up about her own “years and years and years”- long acne battle and is letting people know she doesn’t need any unsolicited advice, #thanksbutnothanks. The singer let out all her grievances of dealing with acne in an Instagram story saying, “For the real though, acne sucks.”
5 common skincare mistakes to avoidWe all want flawless glowing skin; but sometimes, it is not what you lack, but what you are over-doing to your skin that is preventing you from getting there. Truth be told, we may be committing skincare harakiri on a daily basis without even realizing it!
5 tips for clean, healthy poresDo you know that the skin is the largest organ of our body and has millions of pores and follicles on it? Now, imagine each follicle to be a straw and each pore to be an opening where this straw is inserted. It is through these openings that sebum (oil) from the glands underneath your skin comes to the surface of our skin.
CHRISTMAS SPECIAL GIVEAWAY! Few things are more indulgent than a luxury facial... Ever wondered how it feels to use one of the most expensive foods in the world as a cream/mask on your skin? Before raw oysters, before champagne, before even truffles were deemed a delicacy, caviar was coveted by kings and the aristocracy. Ancient Greeks, Romans and Russian tsars were all known to splurge on caviar. As the saying goes, vanity wins when hunger cannot.
Do you want beautiful skin like actress Jesseca Liu 刘子绚? I want!So just 2 weeks ago, I went over to Estetica at I12 Katong to try out their GeneO+ Super Facial.The 3-in-1 Super Facial is a new facial treatment that can give you immediate results in unparalleled skin nourishment and oxygenation.
Most of us have a skincare routine that we stick to out of habit… but what if you are repeating the wrong steps?Here are 5 of the top skincare mistakes we are all guilty of:1. Washing your face too many times: Most people are under the impression that cleansing your face more often can lead to a clearer and healthier complexion. But too much of a good thing can end up being bad. In fact, the black substance in blackheads has nothing to do with dirt and is simply a pore clogged with a bit of oil that’s open to the air – oxidation turns it black. While washing your face a couple of times a day may help loosen blackheads and unclog your pores, you should not do it too often.
5 bright ideas to lift your gloomWhat’s dull skin?
Do you know that healthy skin cells turn over every 28 days? For most of us, this only happens during our teenage years. Once you reach your 20s, the rate of cell renewal will start to decelerate. And once you reach your 30s…