Thursday, December 13, 2018

Beauty News

Beauty Beasties: Embarrassing Issues Fixed

Time to come out of the woods: We’re delving into some…ahem…unpleasant beauty issues many of us are secretly bothered by, but nobody wants to talk about. But Dr Chua Han Boon, from The Sloane...

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...

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...

Buying Time: The Future of Needle-Free Anti-Ageing

In the fast-paced, technology-ridden world we live in today, time is the biggest luxury. Emergence of new scientific breakthroughs have placed game-changing skincare in the horizon: Medicalised skincare with the efficacy and efficiency of...

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...

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...

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,...

Beauty Pays – Plastic Surgery for Better Career Prospects

They say beauty is only skin deep. But for many China ladies, plastic surgery is more than just a pretty face. Soaring numbers of Chinese women are turning to cosmetic surgery to gain an edge...