Sun protection is essential for healthy skin, and there are two types of products commonly used for this purpose: sunscreens and sunblocks. While both types of products aim to protect the skin from the harmful effects of the sun, they work in different ways and have different benefits and drawbacks.
How Customized skincare products can HELP or KILL your skin?
Customized skincare products have gained popularity in recent years, with many companies offering tailored skincare regimens to meet the specific needs and preferences of each individual. While there are potential benefits to using customized skincare products, there are also serious drawbacks to consider.
How do we do natural skincare formulations and OEM manufacturing?
The production of skincare products in a laboratory involves a series of rigorous and systematic procedures.
What are the top 5 skin problems in South East Asia and how can natural skincare help?
The top 5 skin problems in Southeast Asia are acne, hyperpigmentation, melasma, eczema, and psoriasis.
How does Arbutin whiten your skin?
Arbutin is a safe and effective skin lightening agent that is less likely to cause skin irritation than other commonly used ingredients, such as hydroquinone.
what is a skincare trial and why is it important to you as a Singapore natural skincare consumer?
A skincare trial is a scientific study conducted to evaluate the effectiveness and safety of a skincare product, and it is important for consumers as it provides reliable information about the product's effectiveness, safety, and can help drive innovation in the skincare industry.
How can I lighten / whiten my skin safely & responsibly?
Historically, fair skin has been associated with wealth and privilege, as those who worked outside in the sun often had darker skin. This association has persisted in many cultures, and fair skin is often seen as a symbol of beauty and success. However, we think all skin colors are beautiful...
Why that Korean / Japanese / Western Skincare may not be best for your skin?
There are some general characteristics that are often associated with Japanese / Korean skin as compared to Malaysian and Singaporean skin. With the added influence of the climate, it may explain why your Japanese / Korean brand skincare may not be working best for your skin. Read more...
Why you should patch test before using a new cosmetic product?
At ms.Artisan natural skincare, we are dedicated to using the best of natural ingredients in our formulations. However, even with the most natural ingredients, our body can run the risk of allergies. Just like many in this world whom are allergic to the humble peanut, you can be allergic to tea...
7 Types of Eczema & how to soothe them fast!
Eczema is a general term for a group of conditions that cause skin inflammation, swelling, discoloration, dryness, and itch. There are seven different types of eczema: atopic dermatitis, dyshidrotic eczema, contact dermatitis, discoid eczema, neurodermatitis, seborrheic dermatitis, and stasis dermatitis. Some are more common than others, but on...
Skin problems from frequent washing, sanitising of hands ‘unavoidable reality’ during Covid-19
Ms Tan suffers from irritant hand eczema on her right hand, a skin disease commonly seen in people working in the healthcare and food industry due to stringent hand hygiene practices.
10 of the Most Common Skin Conditions
1. Acne 2. Eczema 3. Shingles You won't guess what are the remaining 7 conditions...
How is Asian Skin Different?
In comparison, Caucasians develop wrinkling earlier and more extensively. External influences, such as differences in diet, exposure to sunlight, and culture undoubtedly play a role in this. Biologically, differences between Caucasians and Asians are due to the melanocytic pathways operating in either skin type, although the data seem to suggest...
7 Reasons to switch to natural skincare
This will make you rethink your skincare routine You might buy organic fruits and vegetables, but do you apply the same principles to your beauty routine? A recent report from the Soil Association highlighted that the organic health and beauty market has risen by a whopping 21.6 per cent in the...
FACE WASHING 101
How you wash your face can make a difference in your appearance. Follow these tips from dermatologists to help you keep your face looking healthy.
9 ways to prevent FACE MASK skin problems
Masks play a vital role in reducing the spread of the coronavirus. Masks can also be hard on your skin, causing problems that range from acne and peeling skin to rashes and itchiness. To help prevent skin problems from developing under your mask, board-certified dermatologists recommend these nine tips.