Fillers Injectables

Ellanse(少女针) – everything you need to know

Ellanse or known as 少女针 in Mandarin have been making waves all around in China and Malaysia. So what exactly is it and what makes it so attractive ? Here’s everything you need to know about this beauty treatment. 什么是少女针?为什么它那么火红?我们来讨论少女针的好处! What is Ellanse? 少女针的成分是什么? Ellanse is actually a dermal filler made from 30% Polycaprolactone (PCL) and 70%Carboxymethylcellulose (CMC) gel. PCL is a biostimulator which is commonly used in regenerative medicines, implants, wound healing due to it’s collagen stimulating effect. 少女针的成分主要是30%PCL+70%的CMC。PCL是一种可被人体完全吸收的医疗机级聚合物,经欧盟认证及美国食品药物管理局核准的聚合物,常常用于伤口敷料、骨科用植体、伤口缝线等,刺激自体胶原蛋白增生。 The Carboxymethlycellulose (CMC) gel works like other dermal fillers by immediately filling and replenish the volume loss and will be …

Healthy Living

Sylfirm X – 5 reasons why you need it

Personally, I love Sylfirm X very much! It helps my patients a lot to improve their skin condition, that’s why I love it so much! It is difficult to explain the buzz about Sylfirm X in a short and sweet way hence, I will let you know in depth of how Sylfirm X can help you! It might be a little lengthy but I can assure you, it is worth the read! What is Sylfirm X?Sylfirm X is also known as Gold Plated Micro-needling with Radiofrequency (RF) and it is the first FDA approved RF micro-needling treatment that uses dual …

Healthy Living

4 facts about Oral Sunscreen

What is oral sunblock? Oral supplement that helps us protect from sun damage? Is it safe to eat SPF? Here’s everything you need to know about oral sunblock. What is the main ingredient of Oral sunblock? Oral sunblock has been in the market for over 25 years and Heliocare remains a popular oral sunblock brand in the market. The core active ingredient in Heliocare oral sunblock is Fernblock®, a standard technology to extract a type of tropical fern named Polypodium leucotomos. This fern is a powerful antioxidant which can work both topically and orally. It acts on all 4 types …

vaginal tightening laser kaiteki
Intimate health

Vaginal Tightening Laser – Treatment & Causes

What is Vaginal Tightening Laser? Vaginal tightening laser is a treatment that uses specialized heat therapy from the laser to improve the strength and tone of the vaginal canal and the cervical column by triggering the production of collagen and elastin. It also stimulates regeneration of the tissue around the vagina, which leads to a more hydrated and nourished vaginal mucosa and thicker, toned epithelium. As the itching, dryness, and looseness in the vagina are reduced, sexual intercourse is reported to be less painful as well, with an increased sexual satisfaction. The process of vaginal tightening laser is generally pain …

Fillers vs Botox
Botulinum toxin Fillers Injectables

Fillers vs Botox: Which is Better?

‘ Fillers vs Botox. Which one is suitable for me? Or both?’ This is a frequent question asked by my lovely patients such as : “Doctor, which is better, fillers or Botox ?” “Doctor, I saw my friend do Botox or Filler, I want to do too, can I do the same?” First of all, let me share with you the differences between fillers and botulinum toxin (Botox). Then, you can decide what is best for you. What Are Fillers? Dermal fillers are injectable implants approved by FDA to add on volume, soften lines and wrinkles on the face. The …

Healthy Living

The Right Skin Care for Every Age

The fountain of youth or the holy grail have always been depicted in stories as aging is inevitable and the quest for longevity has been in constant pursuit. Aging sneaks up on you. One moment you’re talking about the hottest bar in town, the next decade later, you find yourself talking about relaxing massages and health checkups. Your body will change as you age , just like your priorities and partners (wink) as you go through different decades and stages of life. Here’s what I’ve noticed about my skin. When I was a teenager, my skin was relatively quite oily …

how blue light affect our skin
Healthy Living

Blue Light: How Significant Is It to Our Skin?

Have you ever wondered, why does our sky look blue? (and what does this have to do with our skin?) That’s largely due to blue light! Apart from the sun – which is the main source – we are also surrounded by blue light almost ALL THE TIME due to the current digital society. The exposure is due to the widespread use of electronic devices such as computers, laptops, TV, cellphones, tablets – all these rely on LED technology, which emits blue light, not forgetting our lightbulbs as well. We always emphasize how UV light plays a huge role in …

Nose Thread Life vs Phinoplasty
Healthy Living

Nose Thread Lift vs Rhinoplasty : Which is Better for Me?

What is the first feature of the face that you noticed when you look at someone’s face? Most people would say the eyes, as the saying goes, the eyes are the window to the soul. However, according to a new study, that may not be universally true. While Western cultures do look at the eyes, Asians tend to focus on the nose. Probably us Asians are born with less attractive nose compared to the westerns. This is also the reason why nose enhancement treatments are so vastly available nowadays. There are generally 2 types of nose enhancement procedures, namely surgical …

Tips for acne marks and scars
Healthy Living

Acne Scars and Marks: 6 Tips That You Must Follow!

Acne scars and marks on the face can come and go, but some of these go a step further to leave an unwanted mark or scar which can be quite bothersome. Ugh! The first thing that should be addressed is the root of the problem, which is the acne itself. Acne scars are often the product of an inflamed lesion; this is what happens when the pore is engorged with excess oil, dead skin cells and bacteria. The more superficial the inflammation, the less chances of it leaving a scar. When there is a deep break in the follicle wall, …

Lasers

The 5 Important Things to Know about Tattoo Removal

We asked and YOU answered ! 82 % of people want to remove their tattoos. Perhaps, you may not know how the whole process will be like. Let me walk you through it ! Tattoo can be viewed as an expression of emotions or form of body art. However, some tattoos are done badly or perhaps, lost its meaning. So, what happens when you no longer love that Latin phrase on your arm or perhaps, want to erase a jaded lover’s name? Here are some quick facts about tattoo removal. 1. Know Your Tattoo How long have you had this …