Sunday, July 22, 2018

Beauty News

What Men Really Feel About Your Makeup

Drawing inspiration from the revelational finding on the differences between what men and women think an attractive female figure is, SKIN scoured the virtual library for scientific enlightenment on how men really judge our makeup. Published in...

Think Dirty: New App Spots Toxic Beauty Products

It’s not what you might be thinking. In fact, this app is all about living clean while looking gorg. First, consider the following dirty thoughts: So would you dare hazard a guess how safe that lippy...

Killer Looks – Are Cosmetics Making You Sick?

This time of year, we tend to wear more makeup than usual. Hey, we all need  help for a pinch of  party glamour and a touch of hangover cover up, don’t we? But what...

Angelababy Had Facial X-Rays to Fight Plastic Surgery Rumours

Celebrities are constantly caught in rumour echo chambers – What did she name her baby? Are they on the verge of divorce? Is that overzealous Botox we’re seeing on the red carpet? – that’s all business...

The Dark Side of Energy Efficient Light Bulbs

We all know what health and cosmetic catastophy sun can bring unto our skin. But if you think you safe indoors, think again: Researchers at Stony Brook University found that popular energy-efficient lights can...

Korean Beauty Pageant Or Clone Parade?

If Stepford had a beauty pageant, it might have looked like Miss Daegu 2013. “Korea’s plastic surgery mayhem is finally converging on the same face.” – This caption to the above picture by blogger ShenTheWise...

Mood x Face Lift – Botox Makes You Happier?

“Wear a smile and you have friends. Wear a scowl and you have wrinkles.” – George Eliot Or so the wise saying goes. But what if we erased the wrinkles and turn the frown upside...

Nano-sized Sunscreen May Raise Cancer Risk

The next time you buy a skincare product, you might want to read more about its contents. New study by the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) of Singapore found that nano-particles of zinc oxide in products...

Beauty in the Eye of an App – Fujitsu Skin-Analysis App

From skincare and makeup tips, to product reviews and even breast augmentation simulation, there’s a bevy of iPhone and Android beauty apps to make dolling up on-the-go fun and easy. Now Fujitsu is attempting to...

SKIN MAG – I Had A ‘Facelift’ at 25!

Some people are blessed with perfect appearance. OK, so maybe no one really is, but some of us have specific parts of our faces that we feel detract from our best possible self. Sometimes,...