Skincare Tips to Follow as Early As Your 20s  

Being beautiful and young is awesome, but we know that good looks won’t last forever. Which is why it is crucial that we take good care of our skin as early as our 20s to keep it looking healthy even later on in life. Start taking proper care of your youthful, radiant skin, and maintaining its glow for the years to come using these tips.


  1. Get Good Sun Protection

If you’re aware of the facts of the common skincare myths, then you should also know that using sunscreen every day is extremely important. Incorporating beauty products in your regimen is now made easier as most moisturizers and day creams are already set in a broad spectrum protection. The next time you purchase a face cream in your favourite beauty shop in Singapore, grab the one that has SPF 30 in it.

  1. Monitor Your Diet

Sweets are really perfect comfort foods, but this is the time when you’d want to think twice first before indulging on these foods. There are a lot of healthy and delicious foods that you can eat as snacks, such as almonds and cashew nuts, and some fresh fruits. These foods will not just keep you full throughout the day, they’re also food both for your body and skin. Start maintaining a healthy lifestyle now, and ditch those weight-gaining sweets.

  1. Use Age-Appropriate Skincare Products

If you’re planning on using some good anti-aging products as early as now, then you’re on the right track. But it’s also important that you look for products that is appropriate for your age, as those made for mature skin contain a lot of active ingredients that’s still not needed by your skin. Use products that contain glycolic, lactic and salicylic acids to help you prevent acne and keep your skin healthy without being harsh.


  1. Have Enough Sleep

Anyone who’s telling you that you don’t to a normal eight-hour sleep is wrong. You might have more energy compared to older adults, but it’s quite easy to get caught up in such a busy lifestyle. And not getting enough sleep in that kind of lifestyle won’t just cause dark circles under your eyes but acne as well. Lack of sleep can cause your adrenal glands to be over-productive during the day, leading to more oil production, clogged pores, and finally, breakouts.

  1. Visit A Dermatologist

Regularly visiting your trusted Singapore dermatologist is also a good thing to do, especially if you have any skin concerns. They will closely look into your skin’s condition, and give you advices and product recommendations that you wouldn’t otherwise get.

Taking care of your skin at an early age is a good way to keep it healthy and younger-looking as years go by. So follow these tips, and start maintaining your skin’s natural glow, since there’s no better time to take proper care of your skin than now.Sammons26

Avoiding Mascara Mishaps  

Whether you’re combatting a rather serious spider lashes, or struggling with smudges, there’s a right solution for each of your mascara problem. Here are some tips from the seasoned Singapore makeup artists as to how you can deal with a common mascara problem to get picture-perfect lashes.

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  1. Smudged Mascara

If you’re born with long lashes, then there’s no way for you to avoid cases of mascara smudges. But you can easily remove those annoying black blots from your eyelids and beneath your eyes. Professional Singapore makeup artists suggests waiting for the mascara smudges to completely dry out first, then take a dry wand and gently brush it to avoid ruining your eye shadow. For bottom smudges, lightly clean it up using a cotton swab. Also, use a waterproof under eye concealer to prevent instances of smudging.

  1. Mascara Clumps

This is something that we get to experience every now and then, but there’s actually a better way to deal with this situation that plucking those clumps out. As your lashes gets clumpy, clean your mascara wand using a paper towel and comb out the unwanted clumps with a clean wand. Don’t forget to remove any excess formula on the wand prior to application to avoid such problems to begin with.


  1. Spidery Eyelashes

Using an old mascara tube can be the culprit for getting spider lashes. Applying too many coats is another reason why you’re getting spidery eyelashes. Remember that in applying mascara, two coats would be the maximum. If you’ve got a spider lash, then freshen up your wand with drop of water and put it back in the tube. Your mascara formula is now thin enough to pick and fix your spidery lashes.

  1. Mascara Dots

Save yourself from the annoying mascara dots and marks over and under your eyes using a lash guard. Another tried-and-tested method is to dust a little black eye shadow on your lashes after putting on your mascara. This will absorb the moisture of from the fresh coats of your mascara, preventing any mascara blots.

By simply following these quick fixes, getting those lavish lashes can now be done easily and you won’t need to worry on throwing your tube away even if it’s still halfway empty.mascara-2

How to Maintain a Beautiful and Healthy Hair

The hair is every person’s crowning glory. The state of the hair can add or subtract beauty to its beholder. Because of this, no matter how long or short one’s hair is, or no matter how curly, straight or wavy one’s hair is—it is something that needs attention and care.


To maintain a healthy hair, one must regularly wash and clean it using shampoo and hair conditioner. It is a healthy habit to wash the hair three to four times a week and having breaks in between for the hair to rejuvenate its natural oils. Massaging the scalp where the roots of the hair are in is also a good practice in making the hair healthy.

After making sure that you have a clean hair, picking the right brush for your hair is the next step. There are particular brushes for every type of hair. If you have a wavy and curly hair, it is better to use wide toothed combs or brushes. Meanwhile, if you have a straight hair, it is better to have narrow tooth combs to make sure that all the strands of the hair are combed.


Internal efforts like taking in foods which are good for the hair will surly help in making the hair healthy. Fish oil like those coming from tuna, mackerel and those fish with high omega3 fatty acids are all prescribed. Eating lots of fruits and green leafy vegetables are also beneficial for the hair.


Home Remedies on Relieving Acne

One of the worse skin problems one can suffer is acne. Acne is a worse case of pimple. It is much bigger than ordinary pimples, and it can produce pus because it is infected by bacteria. What makes acne worse is that they appear in the face, at the back or sometimes, in other parts of the skin. Outbreak may also occur in particular times. Nonetheless, acne remedies can be easily done at home, so management of it is also easy.


Start by making sure that your face is always clean. Bacteria propagate in dirty and oily skin. Wash your face at least thrice a day with cold water. Cold water will help in closing the pores of the skin which secretes oil and which can also be a passageway of dirt. Aside from this, you can also squeeze lemon on the rising water you are using. Lemons are known to have antibacterial capacity which will help in reducing bacteria production in your skin.


At night before you sleep, apply honey in your face especially to the acne itself. Honey will help in reducing the inflammation of the acne as well as in the fast healing of open wounds created by acne. Baking soda and peppermint combination are also effective. Baking soda has antibacterial capacity; more than this, baking soda is very neutral making irritations less possible. The peppermint extract or fresh peppermint leaves can be placed on the acne. The coolness these leaves will produce will help ease acne irritation.