What happened when I got Kardashian nails for a week: How Acrylic Nails Ruined My Nails

All over social media we see celebrities with beautifully manicured acrylic nails. The KarJenner clan for one are known for their nails. Call it what you want, I was curious about those long nails vibe. I've always had short nails, just out of practicality. My nails are so thick and strong that I once broke … Continue reading What happened when I got Kardashian nails for a week: How Acrylic Nails Ruined My Nails

How I Grew Back My Lashes After Eyelash Extensions: RapidLash vs. Castor Oil

I've to admit, I have turned into an eyelash extension addict. I've had a session every month for the past 4 months. I love how they looked but I definitely didn't love how time consuming they were. I also felt like my eyelashes kept shedding due to the weight of the extensions. So finally after … Continue reading How I Grew Back My Lashes After Eyelash Extensions: RapidLash vs. Castor Oil

Are Sheet Masks Good for the skin?

  There have been a new wave of sheet masks from hydrogel to dry sheet masks that have become a staple in our skincare regime. Hollywood celebrities swear by putting on a sheet mask daily to help preserve their beautiful skin.But how far is is true? We asked a panel of experts (dermatologists) about this. … Continue reading Are Sheet Masks Good for the skin?

This is what happened when I stopped washing my face in the morning…

To put it gently, I am a little bit of a clean freak. I am the type of person who would excessively scrub everything from counter tops to wooden floors. Of course this also transfers to my approach when it comes to skincare. The peculiar thing is that I grew up thinking the harder I … Continue reading This is what happened when I stopped washing my face in the morning…

I started shaving my eyebrows and this is what happened

I've been threading and tweezing my eyebrows for years. Then, a few years ago when I moved to Shanghai, I stopped because I wan't able to find a salon that does threading. For some reason eyebrow threading isn't big there. So one day while I was getting my facial done, the facialist asked me if … Continue reading I started shaving my eyebrows and this is what happened

What is High Frequency Facial?: A must-have for problematic skin

High frequency is definitely is a definite must have to be incorporated into every facial. The current produced by the electrode sort of resembles a plasma ball. It lights up with two colours, either argon (red) or blue depending on which electrodes used. They each have their own benefits. Argon light is normally used for … Continue reading What is High Frequency Facial?: A must-have for problematic skin