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Spot treatment

Pigmentation problems often result from sun exposure, making a good sunscreen the best defence against age spots. Photo: I Love Images/Corbis

Skincare brands line up to aid women worldwide in the quest for even-toned skin, write Tara Jenkins and Karen Pittar.

Thursday, 14 June, 2012, 12:00am

Eastern promise

Genetics play a big part in asian women’s flawless skin. Lifestyle factors also make a difference. Photo: Corbis

What’s the secret to soft, smooth and flawless skin? Just ask Asian women, writes Lizzie Turner.

14 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Wild flowers

Wild flowers

From bold and bright to soft and sweet, spring arrives in a riot of floral-inspired colour.

8 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Fiona Sit shines at Shiseido White Lucent launch

Fiona Sit (left) and Sita Chan up the glamour at the Crowne Plaza.

Around year end is probably one of the busiest times for singers as they have to go music awards hopping and rack their brains to come up with outfits that can make them stand out from the rest.

7 Jan 2013 - 5:49am

Winging it

Lanvin's bold take on the cat-eye look. Photo: WireImage


27 Sep 2012 - 12:44am

Beauty in a blush: Shiseido offers 'speedy glamour' at launch of rouge make-up

Shiseido celebrated the launch of its Lacquer Rouge collection for the autumn-winter season with legendary make-up artist Dick Page at the W hotel.

15 Aug 2012 - 10:47pm

Way of the dragon

The Year of the Dragon holds special meaning across Asia and, as we approach the halfway mark, this issue of FACES is dedicated to the region's approach to beauty and the ways it's driving trends in everything from scents to skincare.

14 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Special agents

Clockwise from bottom left: Biotherm Homme BB Instant Great Skin SPF 50 (HK$320), Laneige Sun Block Oil-Free SPF 35 (HK$190), Clinique Skin Supplies For Men Age Defense Hydrator SPF 15 (HK$350), La Prairie Sun Protection Emulsion Face SPF 30 (HK$1,060), Apivita Light Texture Face Cream SPF 30 (HK$280). Photo: Gary Ng, Common Studio

Range of ingredients combine to protect against ultraviolet rays and pollution, writes Victoria Ip.

14 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Romance gets tills ringing again as stars turn out for make-up launch on sequel to Valentine's Day

The commercial hype surrounding Valentine's Day is already a month behind us, but some retailers have been hoping a similar event would bring them another sales boost.

So-called White Day, on Wednesday, is marketed as an opportunity for guys to give a thank-you present to girls who presented them chocolates on Valentine's Day.

16 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Joys of spring

Chanel's Fleur de Lotus collection reinvents the brand's signature colours.

The new season sees a fresh crop of skincare and make-up items, writes Tama Lung.

8 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

This week we test: make-up cleansing oil

A good make-up cleansing oil not only also unclogs pores as it sweeps away make-up and impurities, but also hydrates and balances your skin.

Fancl Mild Cleansing Oil (HK$210/ 120ml)

15 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

MAESTRO of glow

Whether creating make-up looks for fashion shows or conjuring up a new lip shade, Tom Pecheux has one goal in mind.

8 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

EYES on the prize

From left: Myra wears Cle de Peau Beaute Vintage Palette III (HK$1,150), Estee Lauder Pure Color Five Color Eye Shadow in Fantasy Garden (HK$370), Shu Uemura false eyelashes in Black Velvet Feather (HK$110) and Cle de Peau Beaute Extra Rich Lipstick T7 (HK$490).

8 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

HIGH drama

In the spirit of the holiday season, we took a dramatic turn for this issue's cover shoot. Stylist Ambrose chose a range of eclectic headpieces and accessories while make-up artist Grischa Chan painted faces in a rainbow of bold colours.

8 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

JUST the tonic

Dry air and late nights, combined with daily shaving, can often leave men's skin parched and sensitive during the winter months. The solution? Add a moisturising treatment to your daily regimen to soothe and protect delicate skin all season long.

8 Dec 2011 - 12:00am