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Consuming diary products caused my acne

cheese Consuming diary products caused my acne

For a couple of months since last quarter of 2008 till about March this year, I was struggling with a stubborn case of cheek acne.  It was exasperating because I rarely had such a bad skin condition.  Initially I thought it was most probably due to the oil cleansing method I was trying out.  However, the acne did not really clear up even after I stopped using that cleansing method.  In fact, I started to develop a few more on other parts of my face. 

Heliocare: oral sun protection from inside out

heliocare Heliocare: oral sun protection from inside out

I bought the Heliocare Oral recently because I thought it might be a good idea to get extra protection from the oppressive sun rays these days.  Since I only apply my sunscreen in the morning and can’t apply another layer of sunscreen in the middle of the day, these oral capsules offer me peace of mind when I have to walk under the hot sun without any form of shading. 

Goodness from multivitamins & multiminerals

centrum multi vitamins minerals supplement Goodness from multivitamins & multiminerals

Did any one of you attend the Glow Workshop organized by Watsons last Saturday? Well, I did! And since attending the workshop, I’ve been taking Centrum, a multimineral and multivitamin formula oral supplement.

Difference between vitamins and minerals
Well, it came in the goodie bag from the workshop and after listening to the talk by Dr Alvin Wong from SKN Medi Asethetics, I realized that there is a difference between vitamins and minerals. Although I’ve been paying a bit more attention to my diet, but according to Dr Wong, it’s still important to take a balanced supplement.

White rice & bread are bad skin foods

285069 7132 White rice & bread are bad skin foods

If you have read the copy of Mind Your Body from The Straits Times yesterday, you may have chanced upon the article “You are what you eat.” The article was two pages long and it covered the foods that age us and the foods that keep us young.

According to the writer, the foods that age us include:
- carbonated drinks
- sausages
- coffee
- potato chips and fries
- sugary pastries
- red meat
- white rice and white bread