5 ways to keep pimples at bay
Our 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.”
Foods you should consume for a healthier you
Do you often feel sluggish and tired? Are you struggling to fit into that favourite dress of yours? Do you put on pounds as effortlessly as a hot knife cutting through butter? Do you fall sick more often than your peers?
5 tips to get rid of panda eyes, puffiness & fine lines
A poll from New Beauty asked readers, “On which area of your face did you first notice signs of aging and 58% of the respondents said they noticed first signs of aging around the eyes. As we age, our skin loses its ability to regenerate and bounce back so these dark circles, eye bags and fine lines become more prominent no matter how much beauty sleep you've had.
5 superfoods for superskin
When it comes to skin health, it is not just merely what you put on your skin that matters. Beautiful skin starts from our diet and the food we consume is as important as the skincare products we apply religiously.
5 common skincare mistakes to avoid
We 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 ways to battle that post-CNY bulge
If you noticed that bulge around your waist grew a little bigger as you sat down this morning, then the CNY festivities may just have been a little too good this year! And the Year of the Dog may have started more as a Bulldog than a Chihuahua…
5 tips for clean, healthy pores
Do 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.
5 benefits of facial sheet masks
We all should wear masks. No, we are not talking about putting on that mask to please and impress others. Nor the 50 shades darker kind… unless you’re of that persuasion *ahem*blush* We are talking about facial sheet masks which are chock-full of essences and serums that give your skin a huge dose of nutrients and moisture! With such a wide array of affordable sheet masks available in the market, should you pay a little more for a better quality mask? Yes, and with good reason. Some cheaper masks made with materials such as paper and cotton lack the ability to hold moisture hence precious essence will evaporate from the mask quickly. Sheet masks made from biocellulose fabric perform better than other sheet masks as they adhere snugly to your skin contour ensuring 100% ingredient penetration.