Category: Beauty

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Things to need to consider before an eye bag removal in Singapore

Have you recently been told that you look older than you actually are? Are you tired of looking, well, tired all the time? Are your eye bags giving a disinterested vibe to the people you interact with? Well, you are not alone. A lot of men and women actually share this problem. The presence of an eye bag can be attributed but not limited to the following:
  • Ageing – as we age, it is natural that our skin, fat, and muscle to sag and accumulate around the area of the eye
  • Water retention usually caused by crying in the eye area
  • Accumulation of fat tissues in the eye area
  • Skin laxity on the lower eyelids
  • Genetics – you might have inherited it
  • Lack of sleep
  • Stress
Man face with eye bag A puffy eye bag can even be more annoying and frustrating if you have already applied all available eye creams and concealers but they just do not do the trick. Fortunately, with the advancement of technology and of course, due to many people wanting to have a permanent way to remove their eye bags, surgical eye bags treatment has become a popular cosmetic procedure. Eye bags removal surgery, medically known as Lower Blepharoplasty, is a procedure done to remove fat deposits in the lower eyelid by creating a small incision to the target area. In Singapore, in particular, eye bags removal treatments are readily...
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A Brief Guide on Blepharoplasty (Double Eyelid Surgery)

In Singapore and other Asian countries like South Korea and China, having double eyelids is considered a very attractive feature. Naturally born with single eyelids, Singaporeans have included double eyelids in their standard for exceptional beauty. Singaporean men and women, celebrities and the not, desire to have double eyelids. Being open to cosmetic enhancements, more and more patients have turned to cosmetic surgery to turn their single eyelids to double eyelids. The procedure to achieve double eyelids is called blepharoplasty or double eyelid surgery. Blepharoplasty in Singapore is very common and is surely available in most Singaporean cosmetic clinics. The procedure is really popular that even Singaporean parents let their children undergo the procedure as a gift. If you are one of those who are interested in having double eyelids, Dream gives you here a brief guide on blepharoplasty to kick start your journey.

How does blepharoplasty work?

Double eye lid removal plastic surgery Through blepharoplasty, the single eyelid is turned to double eyelid by creating creases/folds on the upper eyelids. The procedure can be incisional or non-incisional which differs mainly on how the crease is created.

Incisional versus Non-incisional Blepharoplasty

To give you an idea as to what approach best suits you, we will briefly compare the incisional and non-incisional blepharoplasty in the following section.
  • How the crease is made
From the name itself, the incisional method requires incisions (cut...
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 What You Need to Know About Mole Removal in Singapore 

People who have moles are often born with them. While they can act as beauty marks and accentuate your look, others can be unpleasantly located on our bodies. In extreme cases, others may be cancerous. For one reason or another, someone who has moles may decide to have them removed. This is everything you need to know about mole removal in Singapore.

Understanding moles

Moles are simply pigment cells that have clustered together. In normal cases, they pose no health risk. However, if you notice that a mole on your body has started to change, it is important to have it checked by a dermatologist just in case it is cancerous. While a mole changing is rarely a sign of cancer, you cannot rule out the possibility of this and should, therefore, be checked. A medical consultation at the Removal of mole A strategy that people with moles can use to monitor any changes at home is the ABCDE rule. It is as follows: Asymmetry – check for any asymmetry on the mole. Borders – if the outer edges of the mole are uneven, go for a checkup. Colour – the mole should have a single colour. If you notice multiple colours, go in for a checkup. Diameter – the mole should not be greater than 6mm. Evolving – if the mole is changing in colour or size, then it is evolving and should, therefore, be checked.

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Fillers Will Fix It: Dark Eye Circle Treatment in Singapore

You were able to get some extra sleep, had a cold compress, applied cucumbers and emptied several tubes of concealers yet those dark circles in your eyes just won’t go away. Dark eye circles can be very bothersome and embarrassing. Especially when you have a business presentation and you don’t have enough time to put on your make up to conceal the dark circles under your eyes! For most of us, dark eye circles can really be a great inconvenience. If you have had enough of this hassle, then dark eye circle treatment in Singapore may be your best bet. Continue reading this article by Dr Israr Wong, a local aesthetic doctor with a special interest in fillers and thread lifts combination therapy to find out more about dark eye circle treatment in Singapore.

Dark Eye Circles

In Singapore, dark eye circles are very common especially in students, working professionals, and older people. It is characterized by a darkening of the skin below your eyes which make you look tired and haggard all the time.

Causes of Dark Eye Circles

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  1. Genetics - people who inherited darker skin tones have higher chances of getting dark eye circles because of the higher concentration of melanin. If you have dark eye circles since birth, then there is a possibility that it can get worse when you get older.
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An Aesthetic Expert’s Take on Getting Rejuran Healer in Singapore

Looking ageless is what a lot of women wish to achieve as they advance in years. The aesthetic industry knows that very well as the demand for cosmetic treatments and procedures that address skin ageing continues to spike year after year. One query that is commonly asked is this: Is there an all-in-one treatment that can bring back younger-looking skin? It is understandable why this question normally springs up during doctor consultations. Most women come into aesthetic clinics to have not only one skin problem addressed but several. Why? This is because signs of skin ageing come in various forms, such as dull and dry skin, enlarged pores, and wrinkles among others. What if you were told that there is a product that can actually deal with a couple of your skin woes and make your face look several years younger? Curious yet? The rise in the number of patients patronising Rejuran Healer in Singapore is proof that this aesthetic treatment has shed light on a woman’s desire of ageing gracefully. Dr Chua Cheng Yu unravels what Rejuran can do to your skin in this write-up.

Rejuran Healer: What is it?

Beautiful woman gets injection in her face Many of you may know, South Koreans are popular for their skin care treatments. You may have noticed of South Korean celebrities that have porcelain-looking and dewy skin that you may be baffled when you find out...
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How to Treat Acne Scars the Right Way, According to Dermatologists in Singapore

Acne breakouts are considered as common but the fact that it could lead to scarring is quite annoying and irritating. ¡Qué horror! Imagine a porcelain jar full of dents and scratches. Now, imagine a restored jar that looks brand new. Lovely, right? Our skin is as delicate as a porcelain jar so we should make sure that it is taken care of. Having blemishes and apparent scars lower our self-esteem and we do not want that. We all want skin free from blemishes and acne scars. So maybe now you are asking, “Is it possible to have these scars removed?” Let me tell you that it is. This article will help you have a quick rundown on what acne scars are, why they should be removed and how to finally say goodbye to those zit marks you have been stressing about!

What are acne scars?

Close up of acne scars on face Acne scars are the manifestation of inflamed blemishes and these are caused by skin pores filled with excess oil, bacteria, and dead skin cells. These scars can either be mild or severe.

What are the factors that cause acne scars?

There are several factors that could cause scarring. One of the most common is by popping your pimples. If not done professionally, expect a permanent scar on the way. Doing this may increase inflammation and attract a lot of bacteria.

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Zirconia Crown: Uses, Advantages, Procedure and More

In the world of dentistry, unrivalled strength and durability might be zirconia crowns’ best selling point. You may have heard about zirconia crowns from friends, family or over the internet but not really sure how it works and how it can benefit your overall oral health. This article answers all your zirconia crown qualms but before we get into it, it is important to understand what dental crowns are in general.

What are Dental Crowns?

Dental crown installation process Dental crowns or caps are a type of fixed prosthodontics that are used to cap, wrap or completely envelope damaged or cracked tooth to protect it from further damage. If a tooth is severely compromised, a normal filling may not be sufficiently strong enough to protect the tooth, hence, the need for crowns. Dental crowns are beneficial for patients with:
  • Weakened teeth due to heavy filling
  • Structurally compromised teeth portions
  • Heavily worn-down teeth due to constant wear and tear
  • Brittle teeth after root canal treatment
  • Misshapen or discoloured tooth brought about by trauma
  • Decaying teeth caused by a cavity
  • Implants (a dental implant is incomplete without a dental crown placement)

What do Dental Crowns do?

Essentially, dental crowns restore the structure, function and strength of a damaged tooth and save it from being completely extracted. In the same manner, protecting teeth from further degradation improves oral health and brings a better smile. At present, there are different...
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Microdermabrasion in Singapore: An Effective Way to Get Younger-looking Skin

Are you sick and tired of the daily skincare routine that promises you a beautiful glowing skin within two weeks and not seeing any good results? Cannot even decide what type of skin treatment to choose? Do not worry, you are not alone! Many skin clinics in Singapore offer a wide range of skin treatments, but a majority of women are still clueless on what should be the best treatment for them. Of course, safety is our utmost priority, so it is recommended to do your research before engaging in any treatment.

Have you heard of Microdermabrasion?

Not yet? Then it is time for you to read this article because this just might be the best skin treatment for you!

What is Microdermabrasion?

Microdermabrasion is a non-invasive treatment that exfoliates the skin. It works to remove the layer of dead skin cells and dry skin. Microdermabrasion uses a high-pressured stream of fine crystals or diamond tips that can polish the skin and suck away the dead skin cells. This treatment is considered safer as compared to other treatments like lasers, injectables, and chemical peels. It is painless, with no disruption or penetration on the skin’s surface. Microdermabrasion home kits are common nowadays, but it is best that you only get this type of treatment from cosmetic doctors for safety standards. treatment with microdermabrasion

Microdermabrasion can treat the following skin problems:

  • Acne and acne scars
  • Uneven skin tones
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5 Facts on How to Remove Dark Spots on Face

If you have been browsing online about dark spots and how to get rid of them, then you might notice that common over the counter medications for this skin problem is almost very similar to other pigmentation problems. These conditions, however, are not the same. To give you more understanding about dark spots on the face, what they are, how they are different, and how to remove them, here are 5 fast facts about dark spots to kick off your dark spot removal journey.

Dark spots on face are caused by increased pigmentation on the inflammation site.

Asian woman with dark spots on face Dark spots develop when inflammation in the skin results in increased pigmentation in either the top layer of the skin, the epidermis or the deeper layer of the skin, the dermis and sometimes can develop in both layers. As OneFaceClinic a pigmentation treatment clinic in Singapore has spilt it, such inflammations can be in the form of:
  • acne scarring
  • rash marks
  • allergies
  • medication side-effects
  • injury to the skin
  • irritations from cosmetic products
  • skin conditions like eczema and psoriasis
This is why dark spots on the face are usually termed as post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. Unlike other pigmentation types, dark spots are typically localised to the area of the healed or ongoing inflammation. Dark spots also tend to be more prevalent and more noticeable in individuals of darker skin types....