5 Simple Ways To Look Presentable At Work Even With A Hangover

Sometimes your job requires you to attend an event with plenty of booze around. Or sometimes you just need a good dose of happy hour with your friends to forget about your stressful day at work. Unfortunately, a night of drinking and partying may leave you looking worse for wear in the morning, which is especially bad if you had to go to work. Check out these five simple ways to look presentable at work, even with a hangover: Apply moisturizer for hydration Constant drinking of alcohol throughout the night could leave you with a dehydrated skin in the morning, making you look tired. Use a good amount of moisturizer before you go to work to plump up the skin and give it a glowing, dewy look. It’s highly recommended for you to use moisturizers that contain light reflecting properties to protect you from sun damages like wrinkles and dark spots. Wear BB Cream for instant glow If you’re pressed for time in the morning, simply dab on some BB cream to give your blotchy skin an instant glow. A BB cream lives up to its reputation as the miracle worker. The creamy formulation, which often comes in the shades of light, medium, and dark, works wonders in the evening out your skin tone, protecting you from sun damages, and serving as an all-in-one foundation, primer, moisturizer, and serum. Add some bronzer for some color A heavy night of drinking and partying could leave you with a colorless, pale skin in the morning. Your skin typically loses its natural color and sheen as the body detoxes from the alcohol....

10 Essential Skin Care Products Every Ambitious Career Woman Must Have

In Malaysia, climbing the corporate ladder not only requires you to have the best qualifications, skills, and experiences, you also need to appear presentable, well groomed and stylish all the time, no matter what industry you’re in. Basically, if you want to get ahead in your career, you need to take care of your appearance, especially if your line of work requires you to meet people or represent the company. Find out the 10 essential skin care products every ambitious career woman must have in her beauty kit: Sunscreen. Even if you work indoors most of the time, it’s still important for you to wear sunscreen. Besides preventing yourself from getting undesirable aging signs, wearing sunscreen on a daily basis helps to protect against malignant melanoma, a type of skin cancer caused by direct exposure to the sun. Face wipes. Face wipes can come in handy if you’re constantly on the go. It could help you remove dirt on your face or makeup if you need to redo it. Keep a pack of moist face wipes with you at work. BB cream. BB cream is a girl’s best friend due to its multitasking miracle. If you hate clutter in your bag and prefer to travel light, carry a tube of BB cream with you. It functions as a toner, primer, moisturizer, and foundation at one go. Plus, it helps to cover up blemishes as well as treat them! Eye cream. If you work indoors, chances are you’re constantly exposed to cold air-conditioning which could dry out your skin’s moisture. The skin around your eyes is especially fragile and prone...

New Year, New You – 6 Smart Tips for Flawless Looking Skin this 2017

When was the last time you looked in the mirror and liked the skin you saw? The responsibilities and stress that weigh us down every day can take a serious toll on the health and appearance of our skin, making it look tired, old, and unhealthy. If you’re ready to make the change this 2017 and you want to bring out a flawless glow, these 6 timely tips for perfect skin will start your New Year right. Lay Off the Gadgets – Did you know that constantly sitting in front of a computer or using a smartphone for hours on end can cause premature aging? According to a report published a few years back, frequent and prolonged use of computers or mobile phones can accelerate the development of wrinkles, fine lines, turkey neck, and jowls – all associated with aging and poor skin health. If you can’t lay off gadgets, at least exercise your face regularly as you use them and give yourself a short break every hour or two. Invest in the Right Products – What kind of skin care products are you using and are they targeting the right problems? Some people just buy what they think they need without actually considering their skin issues. For instance, there are millions of people who live with cellulite because they usually don’t see these dimples which commonly occur behind the thighs. An useful anti cellulite cream can help reduce the appearance of cellulite and make the skin look more taut and smooth. Be sure you’re investing in the right products to target your specific skin issues. Nourish From Within...

Something Naughty, Something Nice. A Christmas Gift Guide for your Girlfriend She Would Absolutely Love

It’s that time of the year again. Fairy lights everywhere, carols filling the air, and you’ve got your Christmas tree all set up in its corner, blinking and shimmering away. Now the tricky part comes along and you’ll have to decide on what gifts to buy for everyone. One of the people that you would really like to get something special for is your other half, your girlfriend. It’s important not to mess this one up, as she’s someone really special, and you wouldn’t want to spoil her holiday mood by getting her a lame gift (think socks and plastic picture frames). Here are some amazing gift ideas from Clarins Malaysia to really impress her and show your love: Super Restorative Eye Set   This is the perfect gift if your girlfriend works in front of the computer for hours on end. Staring at a screen for long periods often lead to tired and pouchy looking eyes. This restorative set will help minimize symptoms like dark patches, lines and droopiness, leading to more youthful looking eyes. You can be assured that she’ll look at you more lovingly, with sparkles in her eyes.   Hand and Nail Treatment Cream Women who work with their hands or have sensitive hands and nails will benefit greatly from the moisture and nutrients in this treatment cream. So if your girlfriend has sensitive hands, it’s time to pamper them with a little love and affection. She’ll have smooth and soft hands which you can hold all day. Extra Firming Day and Night Cream Duo Firming creams aren’t just for the mature ladies. Women as...

5 Things Men Do That Ages Them Faster

How you feel and look when you reach a certain age later will depend on how you live your life now. Your lifestyle plays a huge role in determining your health condition in your senior years, so it’s best that you start getting rid of your bad habits now before it’s too late. There are a few things people do that can speed up their ageing process, which men tend to overdo compared to women: Prolonged sun exposure Sun exposure can contribute to accelerated external ageing and wrinkles. Not only that, those who don’t use sun protection will end up with elastosis and age spots. Prolonged sun exposure could be worse as they can give you skin cancer. Chronic sun exposure is one of the factors that can make men age faster as they seldom use sunscreens. You can avoid the breakdown of your skin’s elastic tissue, which makes your skin dry and appear leathery and rough, by starting to use sunscreen to protect your skin and slow down the ageing process. You can also buy serums for men to hydrate your skin. Excessive smoking Not only does smoking ages you fast and gives you wrinkles, it leads to a series of health problems. If you are unlucky, you’ll end up with cancer. According to a study, smoking shortens the telomere length, which is the biological ageing process of your body. In other words, smoking excessively makes you look and feel old before your time. Cut out your smoking habits by going to a smoker’s therapy, or use a nicotine patch. If you’re a social smoker, avoid people who...