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...

Save Your Skin From The Haze: 5 Useful Skin Care Tips

During haze seasons, forest fires from Indonesia spread abruptly throughout its lands, leaving a thick smoke traveling as far as Malaysia and Singapore. This problem has emerged over the past few years, leaving residents with worries on how to protect themselves from the bad effects of hazy environments. One of the problems people face is the appearance of acne, pimples, and blemishes. When the air is polluted, the small particles suspended in the air could clog the pores. This results to acne, a bacterial infection on the face and skin. Pimples and blemishes might appear too. Thus, it’s important to practice skin care practices to keep the skin healthy. Here are 5 tips to protect the skin from hazy seasons. Cleanse Your Skin Thoroughly Forest fire haze contains dust particles floating around in the air. It’s important to clean your face every evening when you get home to remove those irritating grime, dust, and pollutants from your skin. Choose a non-irritating and gentle cleanser.   Moisturize Always moisturize your skin to prevent dryness. Choose an effective moisturizer that is perfect for your skin type. Moisturizers create a protective barrier between your skin and harmful environmental aggressors. Ditch Those Scrubs Some scrubs may remove the skin’s natural essential oils that protect it from environmental pollutants. Also, scrubbing may lead to skin dryness, making it more sensitive to irritants in the environment such as those suspended in the air during hazy seasons. Instead, you can use gentle cleansers or homemade remedies to exfoliate the skin.   Eat Right Maintaining good eating habits can actually help protect the skin from the harmful...

Top 5 Warning Signs Of A Slimming Product You Should Watch Out For

It used to be only pharmacies and dieticians that you could turn to if you need to get a slimming product, or if you’d like to lose weight. These days, almost everyone is trying to sell health and beauty products, particularly slimming product, from beauty agents to students. While it’s good that you’re spoilt for choice, not all slimming products are safe for consumption. Surprisingly many slimming products are being sold here in Malaysia even though it’s illegal and not MoH-approved. A lot of these products carry questionable ingredients that may be harmful to you. Aside from that, how would you know if a slimming product is safe and effective? Watch out for these five major things; if you spotted them, avoid the slimming product at all cost: The product sounds unrealistic or exaggerated If your product sounds too good to be true or promises result in easy and quick ways, you probably shouldn’t be getting it. Slimming your body is a lot of hard work, and it’ll take time before you see results. If the product says, for example, “lose 5kg in one week”, the product makers are probably bluffing. Additionally, if the product says it offers similar effects to slimming products prescribed by dieticians or nutritionists, that’s a red flag.   The product uses too much fluff words like “scientific breakthrough” or “guaranteed” Hey, the copywriter is just doing his job. But if the product uses too much fluff words and not enough information that are legitimate, that’s a good enough sign that something is up, and not in a good way. A good slimming product should...
The Complete Anti-Aging Skincare Step for Women Over 40

The Complete Anti-Aging Skincare Step for Women Over 40

You can’t stop aging, but you can fool other people into thinking you have with the right skincare regimen. Reducing wrinkles and maintaining a youthful glow requires a holistic approach to skin health, so here are some anti aging tips to incorporate into your daily routine.   Rebound Your Collagen Collagen is a protein that keeps your skin elastic and gives it a glow. Look for a topical anti aging serum with vitamin A to stimulate collagen growth and prevent skin discoloration.   Drink Water All Day Make a habit of starting your day with a big glass of water, and carry a water bottle with you throughout the day. Keeping hydrated helps your skins cells maintain nutrients and sweat out toxins. Drinking too much alcohol can dehydrate the skin, so limit your consumption and have some water between drinks.   Wear Sunscreen Every Day It can’t be said enough: Everyone needs to wear sunscreen. Use SPF 30 or higher, and wear a hat that shields your face if you spend significant time in the sun.   Embrace Exfoliation Apply an exfoliant once a week to combat dry skin. This will also help your skin better absorb the other products you use.   Moisturize Throughout the Day Staying moisturized protects your epidermis against harm from your environment and replenishes water to cells lost due to evaporation. Find a moisturizing sun screen with SPF 30 to kill two birds with one stone.   Get an Antioxidant Anti Aging Serum An anti aging cream rich in vitamins C and E can soften your skin and even its tone.   Cleanse Your Face Before Bed Use a creamy cleanser...

A Crystal-clear Way to Have Whiter, Younger Skin

  Everyone loves crystal clear skin, but getting it can be a challenge. There are several beauty products in the market today to help consumers get good skin, but most of them are not effective, and they leave people disappointed. There is good news to people who love clear and young skin. Crystal tomato is a food supplement that has a lot of benefits to the skin. The supplement is the first product in the world to offer such benefits, and it’s made mainly from non-genetically white tomatoes. The product contains carotenoids that have been proven to give your skin whitening and brightening benefits. According to Dr. Chen Tai Ho, the supplement is very safe and convenient because it doesn’t bring any harm to the user.   Here are other benefits of crystal tomato. • The supplement acts as a natural sunscreen from UVA and UVB rays. It protects the users from UV damage, sunburn and photo oxidation. This way, your skin looks good all the time. • It serves as an anti-oxidant that protects the users from free radical damage that are caused by different environmental aggressors. • The supplement also contains anti-inflammatory agents that act against wounds and UV damage. • The products Inhibit melanin synthesis, and this helps to prevent pigmentation spots that form on the skin. • It brings down the melanin that is present in the cells. Some of this include dark acne scars, dark underarms freckles and age spots that are for an anti-aging and also anti-photo aging effects. • The supplement is very effective in preventing any DNA damage to the users....

The Importance Of A Night Time Skin Care Routine

Sleep is so important. This is when the body rejuvenates and heals itself so you can wake up feeling like a new person. It turns out that sleep actually has the same effect on our skin. Because of this, it is important to adopt a night time skin care routine in order to wake up with healthy, glowing skin. While we sleep at night, our cells kick into gear and begin to repair the damage from that day. This can be damage from UV rays or pollution. An increased flow of nutrients rushes to the skin along with oxygen, and our skin heals itself. In order to help this process along, it is important to clean and treat the skin well. Otherwise, the process is hampered and your skin won’t look as good as it possibly could.     The Cleansing Process   Many women wear makeup during the daytime. This is fine, but it is very important to remove the makeup at the end of the day. Otherwise, the skin won’t receive the oxygen it needs and the pores can also become very clogged. This leads to breakouts. There are many high quality cleansers on the market that can remove makeup as well as treat acne prone skin. You can also use a product such as the Pobling Pore Sonic Cleanser. This allows you to achieve a deeper clean, leaving your skin feeling fresh.     Overnight Treatments   If you are someone who suffers from acne, dry skin or any other of a number of skin conditions, there are many products that you can apply at night....