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Barrier cream vs Shielding lotion

A barrier cream is a topical formulation used in industrial applications and as a cosmetic to place a physical barrier between the skin and contaminants that may irritate the skin. Three classes of barrier creams are used: water repellent creams, water-soluble creams, and creams designed for special applications. Barrier creams may contain substances such as zinc […]

Common Chinese Dish Herbs – Powerful Antibiotic

We should include these common herbs in our daily Chinese dishes : Ginger, Parsley, Basil. They are plant-based food that heal and are quite potent as natural medicine. Benefits  These 3 herbs are alkaline food that are suitable for people with skin inflammation and most health problem in general. Even if you are in good health, these […]

What is a Shielding Lotion? How is it different from normal moisturiser?

A Shielding Lotion is a type of lotion that bonds with the outermost layer of dead skin cells, enhancing the skin’s ability to retain natural oils and moisture, and assisting in the skin’s ability to protect against external irritants and allergens.   How is it different from regular moisturiser? Conventional lotions only attempt to replace […]

Australia’s Superfruit – Kakadu Plum Skin Ointment

This is the latest organic ointment from Australia, using world’s richest natural source of vitamin C which has been used for 1000’s of years as a traditional medicine : Kakadu plum. Kakadu Plum Skin Ointment by 3 KIDS Cosmetics is organic, paraben free, petrochemical free. 3 Kids Cosmetics was founded to produce and make available safe, natural […]

Introduce solid food to baby correctly

According to British Skin Foundation, atopic eczema (as well as asthma and hay fever) tends to run in families. If one or both parents suffer from eczema, asthma or hay fever, it is more likely that their children will suffer from them too. So if you or any of your family has eczema, then do […]

Itch relief cream formulated by dermatologist – Suu Balm

A great idea indeed : 2-in-1 cream – both itch-relieving and moisturizing at the same time. Suu Balm  is formulated here in National Skin Centre (NSC), Singapore back in 2011 when a dermatologist, who was running the itch clinic at NSC found a need for eczema sufferers to relief their itch and at the same time helps […]