Skincare Ingredients Dictionary Simplified: B is for Broccoli 

The Skincare Ingredients Dictionary by Dr. Teo Wan Lin is part of the Skin Master’s Program which offers professional training for skin experts and aestheticians. The textbook is accompanied by an online members only video course. B for…

How to Get Glowing Skin: Ditch Skin Envy With These Dermatologist Approved Hacks 

Don’t be envious of another’s glowing skin—here’s a dermatologist’s cheatsheet to get yours.  Glowing skin tip #1 The anatomy of the glow It all boils down to 4 factors: Hydration of the skin barrier  Antioxidant…

Best Acne Skincare: Effective Skin Ingredients

Best Acne Skincare: Effective Skin Ingredients Tanshinone targets acne formation in 4 main ways. Improved cellular barrier function by upregulating glycolysis metabolism, anti-acne action through its antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties…

Hyaluronic Acid Skincare: Best Moisturising Ingredient

Hyaluronic acid (HA), also known as sodium hyaluronate is a key ingredient in topical skincare products for cosmetic improvement of the skin. HA is abundant in the extracellular matrix of the skin, forming a key component of connective…
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Best Ingredient for Acne-Prone Skin: Medical-Grade Honey

We are most familiar with honey as sweeteners in tea, sweets and desserts. However, did you know that honey is the best ingredient for acne-prone skin? This is because it has antibacterial properties and is beneficial in acne treatment?…

Best Sunscreen and the Worst for Singapore Weather: Dermatologist Guide 

Are you looking for the best sunscreen in Singapore? What makes sunscreen effective? Turns out it is not just the formulation that’s important, but also how acceptable it is when applied on skin! This is why even if a sunscreen encompasses…

Dermatologist Recommended Skincare Products for Flawless Skin

Dermatologist Recommended Skincare Products for Flawless Skin The Skincare Bible: Dermatologist’s Tips on Cosmeceutical Skincare is your ultimate guide to the commonest skincare and beauty questions. First of all, is it possible to…

Best Lip Balm for Dry Lips: Dermatologist’s Complete Guide

Looking for the best lip balm for your dry lips? On that note, ever wondered what is the difference between a lip balm, lip serum, lip gloss and a lip mask? Well ,these are so many terminologies which can certainly be confusing. However,…
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Best Moisturiser to Prevent Dry Skin on Flights

According to Singapore dermatologist Dr Teo Wan Lin, the good news is that the fundamental rules of a good skincare regimen apply on flights as well.  Do you have sensitive skin? If you are prone to eczema flare ups when you travel,…

Will Silicone Clog Pores? Skincare Myths Busted by Dermatologist

Is silicone in skincare such as sunscreen and moisturisers harmful? Does Silicone clog pores? If you are in the habit of looking down the ingredient list of your skincare products, you are in good company. Board-certified dermatologist…