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Did Covid affect your skin and lifestyle?

2019 was when the world heard of a little unknown virus. Little did we know that it will throw the world into chaos. After almost 2 years, we’re still in midst of battling this public enemy number 1. As this post is written, many countries are still under lockdown. Over the past 1 year , doctors have also seen many skin problems related to covid. Here’s a compilation of what some may experience ! Dermatitis Lockdown has inadvertently created an unhealthy obsession of staring at your own pores whether on social media whereby you can zap yourself into a poreless …

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Fotona 4D – The best skin rejuvenation and face lifting treatment

The Fotona 4D is a unique laser treatment, for skin rejuvenation and treating sagging skin. Yes, you read that right, with Fotona 4D, now you can achieve face lifting results from a laser treatment which is non-surgical, painless and comfortable. This laser uses two complementary superior laser wavelengths to dramatically improve the clinical results on your face. It works well on all skin type, it is a quick procedure to achieve smoother, tighter, and more youthful looking skin. How Fotona 4D works? The Fotona 4D treatment is made up of 4 stages, delivering both immediate and long lasting results to …

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Everything You Need To Know About Face Thread Lift

Aging is a life process that everyone will definitely go through. As we grow older, signs of aging such as wrinkles, sagging, fine lines become more and more visible. With the advancement in aesthetic medicine, now we can tackle these signs of ageing without going through invasive surgery! Face thread lift is a minimally invasive alternative to the facelift surgery. It is a procedure where doctors insert medical grade threads into your face under the skin to help “pull” up the sagging skin. Is it safe? Yes, it is a low risk procedure with short recovery time, common temporary side …

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Kaiteki’s Onda Coolwave Treatment: 5 Things to Know About

The Onda system handpieces generate microwaves at 2.45 GHz, a frequency that is preferentially absorbed by fat molecules rather than by water molecules. When it penetrates the skin, they pass straight through the top layers without overheating them (using about 20% of the energy from the microwaves), while they concentrate their effective action on the subcutaneous fat that highly absorbs them (about 80% of the energy). Localised Fat Kaiteki Onda Coolwaves™ is able to deeply disrupt the membranes of subcutaneous fat cells safely and effectively. Cellulite Kaiteki Onda Coolwaves™ effectively targets the connective tissue between the adipose lobules in the more advanced …

Skin Care

What Is Hyaluronic Acid For? Everything You Need to Know

You probably seen the term Hyaluronic acid ubiquitously in magazines, in many skincare products and even in some body lotion. So what is this age defying miraculous ingredient that everybody swears by? Hyaluronic acid ( Hya-Lu-Ro-Nic Acid) is a sugar molecule found commonly in our skin and joints. It is a humectant which can draw moisture from air and keep your skin moist, holding almost 1000 times its own weight in water! Think it as a sponge absorbing all the water! Wow. No wonder it is able to make your skin ‘plump’ and dewy. What is Hyaluronic Acid for? As …

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What Is Ceramide and How Do They Work for Skin?

Ceramide is a type of fatty acids naturally occur in the uppermost layers of our skin. Ceramide is the main component for a healthy skin barrier, they are the ‘mortar’ holding in between the skin cells (‘bricks’).   What do they do for your skin? Ceramides help create a strong skin barrier to prevent permeability. A healthy and intact skin barrier helps holding skin cells together to prevent moisture loss and protect against pollution and allergens. Fine lines, wrinkles and pigmentations are often more noticeable when skin is dry. Preventing water loss by a healthy skin barrier can minimize these appearances …

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5 Secrets Your Skin Doctor Won’t Tell You (You Should Know About it!)

Despite spending thousands on your skincare every year, do you actually know about the nature of your skin? We have rounded up the secrets your doctor won’t tell you about using the right amount of moisturizers, the brutal truth about your wrinkles and if your expired skincare can still be used. 1. The Side You Sleep On Gets the Most Wrinkles Yes, we can tell. Sleeping on your side creates a furrow and worsens signs of aging on one side of your face. To minimize wrinkles, fine lines and crinkled skin, the best way is to sleep on your back. …

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Non-Surgical Double Eyelid Suture – Everything You Should Know

What Is A Non-Surgical Double Eyelid Suture Technique? A non-surgical double eyelid suture technique is a non-incisional method of creating double eyelid with surgical sutures. This technique is also referred as DST – double suture and twist technique, invented in 2001 by Dr.Akihiro Minami, a famous plastic surgeon in Japan. This technique can be done under local anesthesia, and the entire procedure can be performed in less than an hour. How is the procedure done? Before the procedure, the doctor will assess the eyes carefully and discuss with client on the desire height and shape of the eyelid crease. Then, …

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Are Cosmetic Treatments Safe During Pregnancy?

During pregnancy and breast feeding, our body hormones change to cater for the baby. Some fortunate women have the pregnancy glow. For others, hormonal changes can cause acne outbreaks, melasma and generally dull looking skin. Often, pregnant and breastfeeding women wish to do some aesthetic treatments but are unsure of the safety of the procedures. Common cosmetic treatments are generally NOT SAFE or suitable during pregnancy and breast feeding period. Botox, fillers, and chemical peels, they all are procedures with some risks not worth to take during the most precious times of your life. Botox is a neurotoxin, it is …

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Top treatments for dark eye circles

There are two school of thoughts when it comes to the treatments of dark eye circles – the skin care junkie who believes in eye creams and the other who doesn’t quite believe it. Some eye creams are highly raved and reviewed but can it solve ALL your dark eye circles problem? Now that’s a question to be pondered upon. For me personally, I believe in eye creams for hydration of the skin and perhaps, to a certain extent of lightening pigments but when it comes to solving dark eye circles, I beg to differ. Creams can help but only …