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Easy Makeup Tutorials for Almond Shaped Eyes

Ever wonder why an eyeshadow look that appears incredible on your friend might not look as good on you?  Eye makeup is often considered to be a ‘one-size-fits-all’ application. But shape matters. And knowing your eye shape will help you get out of a rut and help guide you towards new eyeshadow looks.  Just like […]

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How to Show off Your Monolid Eyes With These Essential Makeup Tips 

These days, more and more Asian girls are opting to keep their signature monolid looks, instead of undergoing surgery to create double lids–a procedure that’s losing some of its popularity.  Monolids have so many eye technique options when it comes to applying makeup. They have a flatter surface which leaves so much room to be […]

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How to Make Your Nails Stronger in 12 Easy Ways

Before you go ahead and book yourself an appointment at the nail salon, there’s actually a much healthier way to go about this. Because let’s be real, those gel, acrylic and press-on nails definitely aren’t doing much for your real nails in the long-run.  A lot of people truly have a tough time growing out their […]

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What is Glycolic Acid? The Secret To Glowing Skin

Many of our beauty editors swear by glycolic acid (GA) for exfoliating and illuminating our dry skin. This star ingredient is known to be one of the safest and most effective alpha hydroxy acids (AHA) for exfoliating away dead skin cells. It’s even used in peels for treating acne and pigmentation, sometimes even in microdermabrasion. Unfortunately, […]

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How to Repair Your Skin’s Acid Mantle for Healthier Skin

“I’m worried about trying new skincare products. My skin is so sensitive, it can’t tolerate anything right now!” “I don’t understand why my skin always feels tight after washing!” When we’re not gentle with our skin’s acid mantle (skin barrier), we weaken it, potentially leaving skin sensitive, dry, red, flaky and prone to infection. We […]

Collagen for Skin, Hair and Beauty Guide: Is Collagen an Anti-aging Miracle?

What is collagen? What if we told you that it’s the one ingredient that could minimize wrinkles while keeping your skin firm, soft and smooth? Likely, you’d probably want evidence. Research.  Rightfully so, because we’re all searching for the fountain of youth. And not a day goes by where you hear about those who claim […]

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10 Ways You Can Increase Collagen for Skin to Fight Wrinkles

As your beauty obsessed editors, finding ways on how to increase collagen is a much-determined pursuit of ours. Why? Well, collagen loss with aging is no joke. In fact, we lose collagen every year starting at the age of 20, which in turn creates deep wrinkles, fine lines, hair loss and even, brittle fingernails — […]

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Research Shows Using Collagen for Hair Growth and Loss Could Work, But Should You Try It?

What makes your hair strong and your skin elastic? Collagen for hair growth and skin is touted as the latest solution. Everyone is chatting about it as the fountain of youth — names like Kylie Jenner and Kourtney Kardashian are putting it in their coffee and releasing a line of collagen products. And it’s all […]

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What Types of Collagen are Best for Skin, Hair and Beauty?

We already know that collagen has become the latest buzz word within the beauty and health industry, but are all the anti-aging claims true?   And what about all the different types of collagen you see stamped across the backs of labels? There are different types of collagen for hair, along with different types of […]