Entries by Dr Kwan Yuan Dong

Profhilo Singapore

Medical aesthetic ‘tweakments’ have become increasingly popular in the last few years. From Botox and fillers to lasers and skin injectables, people have come to accept and embrace treatments that subtly enhance features and rejuvenate faces and complexion. Amongst the latest, Profhilo is one of the latest up-and-coming anti-ageing ‘tweakment’ of the hyaluronic acid skin […]

Devil’s Lips/ Octopus Lips

A beauty fad gone too far. Beauty fads come and go, but some, more dangerous than others. In the recent years, social media has had a huge influence in the rise lip enhancement procedures – and in-office lip procedures have skyrocketed. However, what is deemed beautiful has evolved over the years. In the 80s and […]

Fat Freeze vs Fat Burn: Which is better?

One too many times do we meet a person who has been dieting and exercising regularly, but just cannot get rid of a few spots of stubborn excess fat. The only solution used to be liposuction, that is until the last few years when the advent of fat busting treatments on the medical aesthetics market […]

10 Hydroquinone Alternatives

Hydroquinone is one of the most famous whitening agents. It is most studied to date, and very effective. However, it does have some serious side effects, can be irritating to skin and has been heavily restricted in some countries.  Today, we look at some of the other whitening agents on the market, how they work […]

Sunscreen – What’s Inside?

With such a wide range of sun protection products in the market, choosing one that works for your skin can be difficult and confusing.  What do we look at and how do we choose the best sunscreen for our skin? Sunscreen helps to shield our skin from ultraviolet (UV) rays in 2 ways:  By scattering […]