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Silk Mask for Maskne – Does it Work?

Many mask-wearers have complained of maskne which refers to occlusion-type acne that has appeared from prolonged wearing of face masks.  In this article, accredited dermatologist at TWL Specialist Skin and Laser Centre Dr. Teo Wan Lin goes through the possible causes of maskne, the types of face masks that can prevent acne, and silk mask for […]

Comfortable Fabric Face Mask for Sensitive Skin with UV-Protection

Sunprotection clothing & fabric face masks My invention of ultraviolet-protective face masks with additional anti-aging benefits, cosmeceutical benefits is described in my white paper on maskne. Textile cosmeceuticals or cosmetotextiles refer to fabrics that have skincare benefits. I elaborated on my concept of the application of UPF 50+  biofunctional textiles for treatment and prevention of maskne […]

How to Get Mochi Skin – Ask a Dermatologist

What is mochi skin and how do I get it? Mochi skin focuses on skin that is supple, bouncy, poreless and well hydrated. In this article, we will introduce a dermatologist-recommended skincare routine for mochi skin. What is mochi skin?  The latest beauty trend emerging from Japan, mochi skin is all about bouncy, plump and […]

Natural Acne Treatment: Berberine

As mask wearing becomes the norm, acne treatment under the mask should move away from traditional astringent ingredients to botanical anti-inflammatory active ingredients. In this article, we will introduce the science behind how the best natural acne treatment, Berberine, works. Natural acne treatment “I proposed in my paper on maskne published in the Journal of […]

Ingredient Spotlight: Green Tea For Skin

In this ingredient spotlight series, we’ll be highlighting active ingredients and how they are beneficial to your skin health. In this article, we will break down the active ingredient Camellia Sinensis, or green tea for skin, and go through the science behind its benefits for your skin. What is green tea for skin? When we […]

The Best Anti-Maskne Face Mask

In this article, we will go through causes of maskne, the design of a 3d mask, and introduce the best anti-maskne face mask. Including references from Dr. Teo Wan Lin’s white paper on “The “Maskne” microbiome – pathophysiology and therapeutics” published in the International Journal of Dermatology. What is maskne?  Universal mask-wearing has become one […]