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Beauty Buzz

For many of us, serums have become an essential part of our daily beauty routine. Beauty Buzz has tested a range of products that promise to reverse the ageing process.

Sunday, 11 March, 2012, 12:00am

No 'i' in get-together

In some parts of the world, bars display signs asking their thirsty patrons to leave all weapons at the door. Hong Kong bars should adopt the practice with iPads.

14 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

What's the secret to glowing skin? Just being happy, says model

Beauty bloggers and amateur photographers were out in force for the launch of Ultima II's Supreme Caviar DNA face cream on Tuesday. While the bloggers listened carefully for a tip or two from celebrity make-up artist Gary Chung, the wannabe snappers focused on getting a shot of novice model Christine Yeon Ding-ding.

13 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

It's time to Glow

A lot can happen in a year. Celebrities go to jail, fashion designers embrace curvy silhouettes and blue aliens are the hottest thing to hit Hollywood. But, more importantly, we've given Glow a head-to-toe revamp.

18 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

In with the nude

Dior make-up preview tea gathering

Where: The Upper House, Pacific Place

When: June 3

What: Dior held a tea gathering to launch Diorskin Nude Natural Glow Fresh Makeup. Make-up artist Jamie Coombes shared latest trends and tips.

Who: Trying out the products were Yolanda Choy, Florinda Ho, Jenny Wong, Rain Li and Tricia Chen.

2 Jul 2010 - 12:00am

Tricks of the light

New media artist Teddy Lo Yeung-man thinks Hong Kong's evening skyline looks good, but something is lacking. 'None of the buildings project any information about the city,' says the 33-year-old, adding that they could do with some lighting design that goes beyond mere aesthetics.

8 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

beauty buzz

For a healthy, youthful glow, apply blusher to the apples of your cheeks. Smile so you can see where to aim for and don't apply the make-up too close to your nose. Sweep up and out towards the temples. Experiment with different colours until you find the right one for your skin tone.

23 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

Desert island must-haves of the makeup mavens

Just as many women have a little black dress, many also have a favourite product they tuck into their handbag every time they leave the house. Three makeup artists reveal what they wouldn't be seen dead without:

Liz Bohen 'A lightly frosted, tinted powder is good for all skin types and gives a boost of bronze highlights. It's all shimmery for summer - bronze is in.'

2 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

Beauty Flash

Revving up skin

29 May 2005 - 12:00am


Blusher defines your cheekbones and gives your skin a sunkissed look. To apply: smile and brush it on the apples of your cheeks.

Nars Blush ($190)

A soft-textured blusher with glitter that gives skin a shimmering glow. A little goes a long way.

Tony & Tina 3 'n 1 Bronzer ($330)

20 Mar 2005 - 12:00am