Tag: beauty

5 Things Dermatologists Will Never Put On Their Skin

STRONG ACIDS   In Ancient Egypt and Ancient Rome, women applied lemon juice to their faces, and bathed in sour milk. They had already discovered the benefits of fruit acids. Depending on the acid used, AHAs or fruit acids can moisturize, exfoliate, provide anti-inflammatory and healing action, lighten, tone, even purify the skin, making Continue Reading

5 Aesthetic Secrets to looking eternally youthful

Finally a day where I didn’t have to work. I strained to look at my bedside alarm clock at daybreak, maybe I was mistaken and the alarm was going to ring anyway and jolt me out of my slumber. 7.06am. Glorious sleep! I was going to go back to bed. Alas! I heard tiny Continue Reading

Rose Apricot Facial Oil

A Product Review After I discovered Rose Apricot Facial Oil, my beauty regime has never been the same again. As I hit the big 30, my skin has been easily irritated and despite trying an arsenal of different cleansers and makeup removers, I have reluctantly come to the conclusion that “gentle is best” when Continue Reading

How to (not) Age like a Supermodel!

By Steffi Ang Threadlifts are the new ‘non-surgical’ facelifts available. It takes just half-an-hour and there is no recovery time. A-listers clamoring for threading face-lifts can finally breath an easy sigh of relief with the latest advances in thread-lifting technology. Looking at the arduous journey that threadlifts have taken over the years, it’s no Continue Reading

3 Dream Treatments to Replace a Facelift

The beauty industry is eternally dreaming up new ways to replicate the effects of cosmetic surgery procedures, without actually necessitating a scalpel or an anaesthetic. We took a deep look at a few of the newer beauty innovations, which don’t require invasive surgery, to see what’s been developed in the last 12 months or Continue Reading

Perfect Pairs: Your Guide to Beauty Dynamic Duos

Breakfast this morning. My sinful peanut butter and jelly generously spread on a warm bed of thick white toast. I looked across the table, my husband was about to dig into his freshly prepared maple syrup waffles. Before that, he scooped up a teaspoon of creamy vanilla bean ice-cream. Do I like peanut butter? Continue Reading

The trick to looking young with midface volumisation

The old adage goes, “Beauty lies in the eye of the beholder”. The human brain’s ability to process attractiveness is almost instinctive and takes only less than a second to complete. History implies that there is a magical ratio that makes objects proportionately pleasing to the eye. This number is known as the Golden Continue Reading