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Aesthetics 101: Introduction to Hair-Care and Scalp-Care

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This is part of the Aesthetics 101 series. The hair-care industry is a billion dollar industry and we see an increasing number of products, treatments and hair centres that are dedicated to hair-care and scalp-care.
There's a lot of people (countless) and 'influencers' who claim to know a lot about hair-care, but actually are they really telling you the truth? Hair-care related treatments and products are often accompanied by marketing myths rather than good scientific data; often indistinguishable by a layperson.


This guide is been designed to encourage people to think critically about the information that you get. We cover the practical essentials of hair-care and scalp-care and we would like to acknowledge that hair-care science is indeed a complex and dynamic space. However, we need to start somewhere. This guide has been developed as a starting point for people who want to know more about hair-care and scalp-care.
What is Hair?
Your hair shaft is the visible part of your …

Best Hair Treatment Products in Malaysia 2020

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Sometimes, shampoo alone isn't enough for some hair, such as hair those that undergo frequent bleaching or dyeing. Fortunately, hair treatment products are available to address the hair issues you’re facing at whatever hair situation you’re in.

Here are the best hair treatment products you can get in Malaysia this 2020!

1. Herbal Essences BioRenew Hydrate Coconut Milk - Shampoo and Conditioner, 400ml





Herbal Essences BioRenew Hydrate Coconut Milk is a hair treatment shampoo and conditioner that purifies and protects hair from damage.
- Hydrates from root to tip for hair that’s more manageable and less prone to split ends - Multilayered scents of coconut, white florals and vanilla
- Color-safe, ph balanced - Paraben and colourant free - Made with 90% natural ingredients


Review
I love this shampoo and conditioner. I tried a sample from a magazine (which I usually don't do). My hair was damaged from chemo treatments. I tried many shampoos, this shampoo makes my hair as soft as I could ever…

Emsculpt Malaysia: Reviews and Prices 2019 / 2020

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If you are looking for Emsculpt reviews or price in Malaysia, you've come to the right place. Emsculpt creates more defined abs and tones your butt, biceps, triceps, thighs, and calves—all without surgery, injections, or invasive techniques. Using high-intensity electromagnetic energy, Emsculpt causes your muscles to contract up to 20,000 times a minute, building muscle tissue and reducing fat. It can also help treat mild diastasis recti, a condition where your abdominal muscles separate (usually during pregnancy) and leave you with a pooch.


Emsculpt is just as popular among those who are more focused on gaining definition than losing fat. According to its manufacturer, studies show an average 16% increase in muscle mass and 19% decrease in waistline after four treatment sessions.

It received an 87% satisfaction rate (says it's worth it) and an average total cost of USD 3,200 in United States (Realself).

Here, we have listed and compiled all significant reviews and pricing inf…

8 Best Shampoo for Hair Loss and Regrowth in Malaysia 2020: Hair Loss Shampoos for Male and Female that Work

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If you are looking for the best drugstore shampoo for hair loss in Malaysia, you are in the right place. Hair loss is more common than you think and it can happen to anyone. Causes range from, androgenetic or hormone-related hair loss, stress related-hair loss, also called telogen effluvium, and dandruff. Medications, vitamin deficiencies, thyroid disorders, excess styling, and autoimmune disorders can also cause hair loss and thinning. But the good news is, there are viable solutions, starting with topical growth treatments. Finding one that works for you, however, can be easier said than done. But we’re here to help.


In late 2015, the Oregon Attorney General (AG) Ellen Rosenblum filed a lawsuit against General Nutrition Corp. (GNC) over ingredients found in its line of health/ beauty products.

Following which, US Federal officials went on a crackdown mode on the herbal industry, targeting manufacturers who falsely claimed their solutions could help you lose belly fat, build six pac…

Aesthetics 101: Introduction to LASER, Laser Types and Indications 2020

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This is part of our Aesthetics 101 series and one of the most important lessons. Due to the advancement in laser technology, it is now possible to significantly improve aged and sun-damaged skin, scars, hair, tattoo as well as various skin pigmentation with just a couple of skin laser sessions. At the same time, there are many types of laser treatments and each type has their own advantages and safety profile.



Introduction: What are lasers?

Most laser manufacturers invest their time training doctors and beauticians. However, little of that knowledge is transferred to the consumers.

The term "laser" originated as an acronym for "Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation". Since its invention in 1960, laser system we have today are ever more sophisticated.

There’s an endless world of options with lasers these days. Fraxel (Fractional), Pico lasers, Q Switch lasers, Long Pulse lasers, Quasi Long Pulse laser, CO2 lasers, Erbium lasers, Ablative, non-ablative…

Aesthetics 101 - A Consumer Guide 2020

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Want to learn more about skincare, haircare and other topics within the beauty, laser and medical aesthetic industry? The Aesthetics 101 is a series of consumer guides on beauty and medical aesthetic related treatments and services. You choose how much you want to learn, when and how (and all for free)!
Why a guide on aesthetic medicine? During the last decade we have seen a tremendous increase in the number of medical aesthetic treatment methods and technologies and a parallel increase in our knowledge about them.


We live in an era where we're surrounded by lots of information on beauty and skincare. The challenge is, it's very difficult to work out what's right and what's not. There's a lot of people who claim to know a lot about beauty and wellness, but actually are they really telling you the truth? Aesthetic related treatments and products are often accompanied by marketing myths rather than good scientific data; often indistinguishable by a layperson.

This…

Best Hair Tonics for Hair Loss in Malaysia: Reviews 2020

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What is Hair Tonic?Hair tonic or friction lotion is made of a combination of herbal ingredients and oil or alcohol to promote hair growth. They are usually used by those facing hair loss, dandruff or dry hair. Hair tonics usually promote blood circulation in the scalp and provide nutrients to the scalp.

If you think you could use a hair tonic, here are the best hair tonics you can find in Malaysia!

1. Aveda Thickening Tonic, 100ml - Instantly Thickens Hair




- A tonic that instantly thickens hair within one use to create a fuller look - Expands strands from roots to ends - 96% naturally derived, such as certified organic amla fruit - Contains wheat which helps boost thickening, and corn which helps hold the style - Free from Parabens, Mineral Oil, Petrolatum, Formaldehyde, Animal Ingredients and Synthetic Fragrances

How to Use
Shake well. Spray thoroughly on towel-dried hair. Comb through. Blow-dry and style as desired.
Review
I love this product. I have fine hair and am going through the menopaus…