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Coming Face to Face with Your Face


Have you noticed that it takes longer to get your face ready to leave the house these days?

This is not something that happens overnight, but it does happen to all of us. I remember a time when I could shower, and be ready to go anywhere within half an hour. I could get by with a squirt of cream, a fluff of powder and a minimum of fuss. Those were the golden years.

From age thirteen and for two years thereafter, I suffered horrendously with acne. This unfortunate teenage follicular disorder caused my face to resemble a cheese grater. I wore my hair over my face in a Janis Joplin-esque curtain at all times.

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Top 5 Anti-Ageing Products

Wildbouty bee venom mask

Last week Lifestyle Asia HK named Wild Bounty Bee Venom Mask as one of the top 5 new anti-ageing products in Hong Kong and for good reason. The beautifully packaged mask has been touted as the natural alternative to Botox.

Dermatologist Lisa Lam explains “when first applying the mask you will feel a very slight tingling sensation, which is completely normal – this is simply the mask working and stimulating the collagen production beneath the skins surface. Leave it on for 20 minutes and wash off. After using the mask my skin felt immediately tighter. You will see more dramatic results when using it over a few weeks. It is the best anti-ageing product I’ve come across in my career – and its natural”.