Our Articles Published in Mass Media:
BLOG & ARTICLES
On average, every woman will use 9 pounds of lipsticks for the whole life. Out of it, 30% will be swallowed; 65% of women will use lipsticks every day. 40% have over 20 pieces of lipsticks.
When eating, drinking and licking, lipsticks will unavoidably be swallowed into the stomach, unless you remove the lipsticks beforehand every time. Now the question comes. Since so many people use lipsticks, every day and frequently, how should we choose lipsticks? Shall we spend more time to look up the ingredients, just like our checking of the nutrition label when buying food items? ......FULL ARTICLE
Every day, an adult is exposed to nearly 170 types of harmful chemicals. Almost all popular personal care products are overloaded with industrial chemicals, including carcinogens, pesticides, reproductive toxins, and hormone disruptors.
Do you know that our skin is actually the largest organ of our body? It is a living system that has the hair, nails, glands and receptors performing 9 essential functions for our bodies ......FULL ARTICLE
Hair problems, like hair loss, drought and split ends, are concerns of many people. Recent year, Silicone-Free / Non-Silicone hair products are becoming very popular among consumers. Do you know what Silicone-Free means? Do you think that Silicone-Free is equivalent to being natural and good quality? If you think so, sorry, you’re wrong!
The Silicone in cosmetics, including skincare and hair care products, is a kind of plastic polymer. This is synethesized in factories by manufacturers by adding various elements into the mineral Silicon ...... FULL ARTICLE
When we talk about olive oil, you may easily associate it with Italian cuisine, salad and bread with vinegar. In fact, originated from the Mediterranean, olive oil is good for both in-take and external application.
Extra virgin olive oil is one of the best beauty secrets. It has the added advantage of containing strong antioxidants, making it a natural anti-aging ingredient. These antioxidants help fight off free radicals which attack cells and speed up the aging process ......FULL ARTICLE
Acne is not only found in teenagers, it’s also common among adults, especially during the hot wet summer. Most people relate acne to inadequate skin cleansing. Yes, it may be true to some patients. However overly or incorrectly cleansing may cause the damage of sebum membrane and in turn skin’s imbalance of water and sebum.
Use of face cleanser with SLS/SLES (SLS / SLES is a cheap chemical ingredients for generating foam widely added in personal care products like face cleanser ......FULL ARTICLE
On 1 May 2018, the Hawaii state legislature passed a bill that would ban sunscreen products that contain oxybenzone and octinoxate with effect from 2021. These chemicals are found in many popular sunscreens and are linked to hormone disruption in people and the bleaching of coral reefs and coral death ......FULL ARTICLE
I have been using cosmetics and skincare products of Japanese, Korean and European brands for over a decade. However, I have never thought of knowing about their ingredients. It’s simply because I believe in brands and always trust that popular brands stand for good quality. Meanwhile the government should also be enforcing policy as a control and monitor ......FULL ARTICLE
How to Get Rid of Dry Cracked Heels?
In the hot summer, shorts, vest and mini-skirts are everyone’s likes. If you’re sandals' lovers, it’s time to take a look at your feet. Many people have dry cracked heels that they are very dry and with thick epidermis. The cracks could be very eye catching. What’s worse! They could cause you pain and bleeding.
How to heal the cracked heels? Step 1 …… FULL ARTICLE
Skincare and personal care is just our daily routines. While we pay much attention on what we eat and drink and check the labels before we shop, do you do the same to skincare and personal care products? Our skin is in fact the largest organ, which protects all our internal organs and our body from elements and regulate body temperature. Skin is also partially penetrative, which may allow what we put on, to go through it and go into our body ......FULL ARTICLE
As far as bad food choices go, over-consumption of sugar and foods such as pasta and bread can damage the collagen in your skin. Collagen is what helps keep your skin free of wrinkles. Not only the skin, but your whole well-being is affected by these foods.