So I finally had my much needed facial and IPL skin rejuvenation done yesterday! 😀 Naturally, my skin felt a little dry post-treatment. So I decided to get sheet-faced and put Dr. Jart+ Ceramidin mask to the test. There are quite a few options and you can buy them individually at Selfridges or by the … Continue reading Dr. Jart+ Ceramidin™ Nanoskin Sheet Mask Review
Micro-needling is essentially derma roller, derma stamp and derma pen. To put it simply, it makes micro punctures in the skin which sends the body into healing mode. It induces the production of collagen and elastic, therefore 'repairing' the treated area. There are a few well-known brands in the market, such as Nurse Jamie and … Continue reading Why You Need to Start Micro-Needling
Many of you maybe reading this and thinking, "What? Aren't they the same thing?" There is a misconception that they are but no, they certainly aren't. As a rule of thumb, IPL is a "light" treatment, whereas laser uses laser energy. Also, IPL targets closer to the surface of the skin, whereas laser penetrates deeper. … Continue reading What’s the Difference between Laser & IPL?
Skin Icing is probably one of the Best Kept Secret in the Beauty World. So what is it exactly? It’s basically using ice cubes on your skin (not directly of course! *note: please excuse the image above). Make sure that you have the ice cubes wrapped prior to applying it onto your skin to avoid … Continue reading What’s Skin Icing?: We’ve Tried It & So Should You
I've had acupuncture before, even the really scary ones - the traditional Chinese method of puncturing your skin with thick needles and drawing out blood clots (yup those), but not facial acupuncture. It came up one day during a Whatsapp group chat between me, my siblings and our dad. He sent us a picture of … Continue reading 7 Benefits of Facial Acupuncture: Would You Try it?