Acne Beliefs


When it comes to beliefs about the facial foe we refer to as acne, the information is seemingly limitless. One thing is for sure, a majority of people will suffer from acne at one point in their life or another, and this isn’t just limited to the pre and post pubescent crowd. Adult acne is a reality for many people 85% of people will suffer a breakout during their lifetime, and many of these people will be in their adult years. Since there is so much information to sift through, it can be hard to determine what is real from the junk. Let’s take a look at a few acne common beliefs to see if there is any truth behind them: Don’t touch your face! Dermatologists agree with this belief, putting your hands on your face – or letting other people touch your face can lead to a breakout. Think … Continue reading

Your Heart Bangs May be Causing Your Acne

Acne Aqua Cleansing

South Korea is at the heart of many different trends in beauty and hair for the Asian region. One of the most recent trends in hair and style that seems to have its roots in the region is what locals are calling ‘Hateu Aapmuhri’ or ‘Heart Bangs Hair’. This look is achieved by using a curling iron to curl the opposing sides of the bangs inward at the bottom, thus creating an upside-down heart effect. Of course, one must keep this in place so massive amounts of hairspray are used to keep the look going strong all-day or night. Cute at this look might be and innocent as it might seem, it could be causing some skin problems that could be permanent if not careful. Hairspray contains many different chemicals that, when combined, are the perfect cocktail to hold that hair in the right place for hours at a time. … Continue reading

Angling for the Right Photo

Fillers and Botox

We live in the age of the selfie. You see people everywhere lifting their phone up to get that perfect picture, to capture that moment and share it with their friends. Look a little closer and you might notice them taking several selfies, trying to gain a better shot by perfecting the angle at which the picture was taken. The truth is, we all have an angle at which we know we need to use when taking pictures – as it is the best angle for our face. What if we could look great in our selfies from every angle? Wouldn’t that be great? It’s typical for Asians have fewer good angles for selfies, and for good reason. We tend to have features including a lower bridge on the nose, a weaker chin and lower cheekbones, and a flat forehead. It is because of these features that front facing pictures … Continue reading

Psychological Effects of Acne

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Acne isn’t just annoying, it can lead to a number of psychological effects. The problem is that it’s a normal part of growing up, especially for females. It’s worth understanding how acne can affect mental health. Reduce Body Confidence If you have bad acne, you’re more likely to suffer from poor body confidence. You want to hide your impurities, because those are the areas that bullies tend to pick on. The truth is that most people don’t even notice the acne, and you can hide it. The good news is doctors can offer prescription medications to help reduce acne. Decreased Self-Esteem Similarly to reduce body confidence, acne leads to poor self-esteem and overall confidence. You can become more withdrawn and find it harder to make friends. In fact, if you’re not confident, you can find that your social interactions are affected. This can lead to other psychological issues, including social … Continue reading

Home Remedies for Fat Face – Four Tips That Work Best for You

Remedies for Fat Face

Having a fat face is never easy. As a matter of fact, most people who do not like their chubby cheeks and it is pretty much apparent. What could be more disappointing than that is to see your fat face in the mirror, each and every morning when you wake up! Well, if you happen to be overweight, you will surely have a fat face, however, there are people who have normal body weight, and yet suffer from a fat face. If you’re one of these people, there’s no need for you to worry that much. It would be best for you to take these home remedies for fat face and maintain a nice and slender face you can be proud of! Exercise – The first thing that you can do is to exercise. There are many facial exercises that you can do and they actually work wonders, most especially … Continue reading

Cryolipolysis Fat Freeze in Singapore

I am passionate about my job, I love helping my clients look beautiful. I try to eat well but with my job and the long hours, it’s hard you know. And exercise? Please… where can I find the time or energy? ^.^ ok I’ll admit that I’m also a teeny tiny bit lazy. Upon some research (never underestimate the power of women when they are desperate), I found out about Ice Body Shaping or Cryolipolysis at Kowayo Aesthetic Clinic. Coolsculpting Fat Freeze in Singapore This cyrolipolysis treatment at Kowayo is actually Fat Freezing, just like coolsculpting, which freezes and kills your body fat at any body area which you find unsatisfactory. This makes it very convenient for spot fat reduction. Perfect for areas such as the face, tummy and thighs! After the coolsculpting effect kicks in, your fats in that area get frozen and your body slowly gets rid of it. … Continue reading

Acne Treatment in Singapore

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Acne can be very annoying when they pop up on your face… especially when I can’t figure out what causes them. Worse still, sometimes I don’t know how to get rid of the acne! I’ve tried nightly face masks, Kao Biore stickers, anti-trouble creams of every sort and even medication… /sigh They seem to help a little but I just can’t seem to get rid of acne on my own. I think its time for some professional acne treatment. I’m wearing a face mask to work just to hide the breakout on my left cheek Professional Acne Treatment in Singapore I really needed an effective solution to get rid of my acne… I decided to try Kowayo Aesthetic’s Aqua Pulse Plus therapy which is designed to deep cleanse the skin without any extraction. Deep cleansing of pores using treatment tip. Impurities are drawn out with vacuum effect. Kowayo’s Aqua Pulse Plus acne treatment … Continue reading