Healthy & Beauty Tips

Beauty TIPS

Skincare Steps

Good skin care- which includes following a basic skin care regimen, sun protection coupled with healthy lifestyle are key to keeping your skin healthy & glowing.

Different skin types sometimes require extra/special care or treatment to manage skin problems.

What's your skin type?

It is important to know your skin type to help you choose the correct skin care products suitable for your skin. If unsure, you may consult our Beauty Advisors in-store for a Skin Analysis Test to learn about your skin type or condition.

Skin Types

Normal Combination Oily Dry Sensitive
Not too dry & not too oily Dry or normal in some areas and oily in others, such as the T-zone (nose, forehead, and chin) Oily & shiny skin on almost all areas of face Dull, rough complexion Red patches with dryness
No or few imperfections, no severe sensitivity, barely visible pores, radiant complexion Can have enlarges pores, blackheads, shiny skin Enlarged pores, dull or shiny complexion, blackheads, acne, shiny skin Almost invisible pores, red patches, less elasticity, more visible lines Itching & burning

Basic Skincare Steps

Why do we have to do it? Skin Type What to use
Step 1 Remove make-up To remove make-up, dead skin cells, oil, dirt and other types of pollutant from skin of face This helps to unclog Pores & prevent skin conditions such as acne Normal/Dry/
Cleansing Oil/Milk
Cleansing Milk
Step 2 Cleansing
  • Normal
  • Combination
  • Oily
  • Dry
  • Sensitive
  • Foam/Gel Moisturising Cleanser
  • Gentle, Acne-fighting foam
  • Gel type Moisturising, Acne-fighting Cleanser
  • Gentle Moisturising Cream Cleanser
  • Gentle Soap-free, Fragrance-free Cleanser
  • Step 3 Toner To complete cleansing-remove last traces of oil, dirt & dead skin cells, prep the skin for serum & moisturiser to penetrate skin effectively Toning can also help to moisturise skin
  • Normal/
  • Oily
  • Dry
  • Sensitive
  • Hydrating/moisturising toner
  • Purifying Toner
  • Hydrating/moisturising Lotion-type Toner
  • Alcohol-free gentle toner
  • Step 4 Serum Provide nutrients for the skin that are absorbed effectively to deliver maximum results for anti-aging or hydration
  • Normal/Combination/Dry
  • Oily
  • Sensitive
  • Hydrating, anti-aging serum
  • Not recommended
  • Fragrance-Free Serum
  • Step 5 Moisturiser To lock moisture and avoid dryness Seal the serum applied into skin to optimise effectiveness
  • Normal
  • Combination, Oily
  • Dry
  • Sensitive
  • Light, non-greasy moisturiser
  • Water-based non-comedogenic moisturiser
  • Heavy, oil-based moisturiser
  • Fragrance-free moisturiser
  • Step 6 Sunblock To protect skin from the harmful effects of sun
    Sun exposure can cause wrinkles, age spots and other skin problems
    All skin types Use broad-spectrum sunscreen that blocks both UVA & UVB rays
    Use sunscreen with an SPF of at least 15
    Choose oil-free, non comedogenic product for daily use on face

    In addition to the basic skin care steps, you can use some special care products to maintain great skin

    Special Care Scrub Intensive exfoliating of skin to remove dirt, dead skin cells & other impurities
  • Normal/Combination/Dry/Sensitive
  • Oily
  • Gentle scrub
  • Gentle scrub, not recommended for acne skin
  • Eye Care Prevent wrinkles, puffiness or dark eye circles
  • Normal/Combination/Dry
  • Oily
  • Sensitive
  • Eye cream
  • Eye gel
  • Eye cream/gel
  • Mask Intensive treatment with serum to boost hydration, radiance and glow
  • Normal/Combination/Dry
  • Oily
  • Sensitive
  • Hydrating, anti-aging mask
  • Peeling mask/anti-acne mask
  • Fragrance-free hydrating mask
    Disclaimer: The information and advice given here are not intended to diagnose skin conditions that may require medical attention. If unsure, always seek advice from the pharmacist or doctor.