5 Luxurious Ways to be Happily Single on Valentine’s Day

When Valentine’s Day comes along and you find yourself without heart-shaped chocolates and massive rose bouquets, don’t fret! Truth be told, being single on Valentine’s Day in Singapore has plenty of perks, and all of them are dedicated to celebrating how fabulous you are. If you’re looking for luxurious ways to treat yourself this Valentine’s Day, here are some things to do that will make you feel the love for yourself: Spa Day Surviving the most romantic day of the year in Singapore requires a lot of relief, so treat yourself to the best spa getaway in town. Let your masseuse pamper you from head to toe and allow them to soothe your tension and worries away. Trust us, you will step out of the spa feeling grateful that you have so much time for yourself. Beauty Treatments When Valentine’s Day knocks on your front door, show off that single’s glow thanks to the luxurious beauty treatments you had the day before. You can score a session anywhere in Singapore, so book for microdermabrasion session, lift therapy treatments, or aromatherapy facials on this special day. Afterward, tell the world that you don’t need Valentine’s date to look your absolute finest. Wardrobe Update Remember that gorgeous red dress you saw in the mall last weekend? We say leave your excuses at home and hit the shopping mall to update your wardrobe. The reward from your retail therapy will not only make you feel beautiful on the outside but inside too. Yes, the same rule applies to that branded handbag you’ve been eyeing on. Weekend Getaway If the sight of lovey-dovey...

Top 5 Celebrity Beauty Secrets For Flawless, Red Carpet Ready Skin

We’re often envious of celebrities living in Malaysia, Singapore, and abroad every time we see them featured in the media. Aside from their fame and fortune, most of us are wondering what they do to have such flawless, red carpet ready skin. If you’ve always wanted a perfect and spotless skin, here are some of the things that celebrities do on a regular basis that you can also do for yourself: Moisturizing Moisturizing is crucial to achieve dewy, youthful-looking skin. Moisturizing daily, like actress Cate Blanchett, will give you smoother, healthier looking skin and appearance. Your skin needs proper hydration in order to look good, so nourish it as much as possible (preferably with natural cream formulated from fruits like coconut). Cleansing To get a natural glow for your skin, it’s important to cleanse your face twice a day. Oscar winner Halle Berry uses fruit acid-based cleansers to remove dead cells and exfoliate her skin. Skipping cleansing will make your appearance dull. Healthy balanced diet and regular exercise Many of us admire the porcelain skin of award-winning actress Anne Hathaway. Her skin looks dewy and spotless even without makeup. The secret? Hathaway never fails to drink 10-12 glasses of water on a daily basis. In addition to that, she never misses exercising at least three times a week. She also eats food high in antioxidants such as tomatoes or blueberries. Exercising instantly eliminates toxins in your skin and increases blood flow, giving your skin a healthier glow. Using sunscreen all the time Being directly exposed to the sun can pose a lot of skin damages and health risks, like...

Dermal Fillers Versus Botox – What’s the Difference and Which One is for You?

Wrinkles, fine lines, sagging skin? Oh yes, the triad of aging can be very frustrating to deal with. Piling on the years can take a lot away from your youth and beauty, which can make you feel like you don’t have the confidence or the satisfaction you thought you’d have in your later years. Fortunately, there are procedures you can avail of to help rectify those issues to bring back your youthful glow. Two of the most common treatments people undergo to address aging are dermal fillers and botox. But what exactly is the difference and which one is for you? Dermal Fillers Versus Botox  Because both of these methods achieve the same results, which is smoothening out wrinkles and fine lines, many of those who want to address the signs of aging are often confused as to which method they should avail of. The main difference between the two is the mechanism by which they work. Dermal fillers are injected under the skin to fill out areas underneath the wrinkles for a fuller, plumper, and smoother appearance. Botox, on the other hand, works by immobilizing the muscles that cause wrinkles, which is why many of those who avail of this procedure often lose much of their facial expression repertoire. Finding Out What’s Right for You  There are a few things you should consider when choosing the right procedure. The most important thing to think about is the kind of wrinkles you want to address. For those that appear when your face is moving (like when you’re talking), it would be best to get botox. This will help limit...

Top 5 Solutions For Treating Skin Pigmentation

Skin pigmentation lowers your confidence, and the problem could happen to anyone regardless of skin types. These pigmentation problems include splotchy skin or brown spots, and they could be caused by many things. For skin pigmentation in young women, pregnancy and contraceptive pills are some of the main causes. Those who are constantly exposed to the sun without any protection also risk getting patchy dark spots, especially on the forehead and upper lip. It’s never too late to start treating your skin pigmentation. These are the top five solutions for treating your skin problem: Try home remedies If you’re on a budget, or would like to see whether your skin issue is easily treatable or require a more serious professional treatment, home remedies are a good start. Some of the foods that help to treat skin pigmentation include avocado, cocoa butter, guava, banana, almond, papaya, cucumber, lemon, and potato. These remedies are either consumed or applied on the skin following a specific recipe and routine. Get tailored treatment and therapy Consult in a dermatologist. He or she will come up with the right treatment based on your skin type and tone. Your dermatologist will also develop and tailor a treatment that includes a single or a combination of skin therapies. Your treatment may vary in type depending on your health condition and skin. Get facial treatment Visit a spa or a beauty clinic for old-school facial treatment for skin pigmentation. Get a facial in Singapore that is tailored according to your pigmentation types, be it dark spots, age spots or even freckles. Some spas and beauty clinics offer a...

Botox Treatment: Risks and Advantages

Defying natural process called aging has been a challenge since time immemorial. Many people, especially women look for ways to maintain their youthful looks by applying different beauty products. However, due to our haste to be young again, we forget to take the necessary caution and proceed with applying the so-called anti-aging products in our facial skin that will hopefully restore our youthful looks. One of the anti-aging procedures that promises to make us young again is the Botox injection. If you are thinking about undergoing this procedure, you should take time to learn the benefits and risks of getting Botox in Singapore. What are the Benefits of Getting Botox Fillers? Botox injections work by temporarily paralyzing the muscles that create wrinkles. This kind of aesthetic treatment can minimize skin lines, stretch sagging skin especially under the eyes, and eliminate wrinkles on specific parts of the facial skin. It can keep wrinkles at bay for a very long time – giving you the youthful look that you always desire. What are the Risks of Botox Injections? Any kind of medical procedure always carries a certain amount of risk. This is particularly true especially if you are dealing with possibly the most potent poison known to man. Botox injections should be done by medical professionals with license to perform medical procedures. Injections for Botox fillers should be done in a controlled environment; not in a Botox party where alcohol is given first before injecting your face with Botox. Also, mind your health condition before deciding to undergo this kind of treatment. Know if you have allergic reaction first to determine...

3 Topical Treatments for Glowing Skin

Most (if not all) women love putting their best face forward. The face is typically what tends to draw people in. The various components of the face also play a major role as well. The wideness and brightness of a smile, clarity of the eyes and the shapes of the eyes and nostrils are other things people subconsciously pick up on. Out of all of these different facial characteristics, one of the parts that gain the most attention is the skin. When a woman walks into the room with glowing skin, she lights up the place. Glowing skin is significant because it usually is a great indicator of good health and regular maintenance. Drinking lots of water and eating the right fruits and vegetables will help a person maintain healthy skin. Outside of proper nutrition, adequate rest, stress-free living and exercise, there are some topical treatments that will help the skin thrive at its best. Exfoliation Depending on the skin type, exfoliation is a great treatment to employ on a regular basis at home. This facial treatment is excellent for sloughing off dead skin cells. When dead skin cells collect on the surface, this is a breeding ground from breakouts and unsightly patches. Exfoliation involves the use of a thick mixture (typically made of sugar, salt, oils, coffee grinds and/or oils) that’s applied to the skin and gently rubbed all over. After the process of exfoliation, the skin is incredibly smooth to the touch. This is also a great form of hyperpigmentation treatment. To decrease the appearance of hyperpigmentation, cell turnover needs to take place. The quicker the dead skin...