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Wearing Sunscreen Indoors: Fact or Fallacy?

Wearing Sunscreen Indoors: Fact or Fallacy?

2 days ago
A scientific skincare approach to this question Over the past few years, I’ve seen a growing divi...
3 signs of premature aging you don’t want to miss

3 signs of premature aging you don’t want to miss

August 12 2021
Our skin starts to show signs of aging around our late twenties to early thirties, which is when ...
A guide to picking the right cleanser for your skin type

A guide to picking the right cleanser for your skin type

August 5 2021
Your skincare routine has to start with a good, thorough cleanse. You should take your time to cl...
5 skincare products you don’t need to buy to save money

5 skincare products you don’t need to buy to save money

July 29 2021
If you’re a skincare enthusiast, you’re probably also guilty of impulse-buying products and hoard...
I Tried Shaving My Face With a Tinkle Razor For Six Months and Here's What Happened

I Tried Shaving My Face With a Tinkle Razor For Six Months and Here's What Happened

July 23 2021
In the past 2 years, I had been hearing of loads of celebrities shaving their faces and hundreds ...
7 skincare mistakes that are making your pores look larger

7 skincare mistakes that are making your pores look larger

July 15 2021
Contrary to what many people think, our pores don’t grow bigger and smaller, nor can you make the...
I tried oil gritting for two weeks – here’s what happened

I tried oil gritting for two weeks – here’s what happened

July 1 2021
When I first came across the term ‘oil gritting’ online, I was immediately intrigued. I discovere...
Skincare in your 20s, 30s and 40s

Skincare in your 20s, 30s and 40s

June 17 2021
A good skincare regimen is one that addresses skin concerns that are unique to YOU. Your skin’s n...
The Double Cleansing Method: What You Need to Know and All the Myths You Need to Forget

The Double Cleansing Method: What You Need to Know and All the Myths You Need to Forget

June 10 2021
You may have heard of it, you may have not - but double cleansing is all the rage in Korean beau...
Skincare Lessons Learnt By the Primary Girls

Skincare Lessons Learnt By the Primary Girls

June 3 2021
Just like your personality, your skin is different too. We tend to forget this as we look at our ...
A Guide to Vitamin C and its Derivatives

A Guide to Vitamin C and its Derivatives

May 25 2021
Vitamin C this, vitamin C that - if you’re a skincare junkie like us here at Primary Skin, vitami...
Worst Skincare Advice

Worst Skincare Advice

April 16 2021
We've all been guilty of following bad skincare advice or hopping on the latest skincare bandwagon as soon as it goes viral. This article will help you debunk some of the most common skincare myths.
The Best Acids to Use for Your Skin Type

The Best Acids to Use for Your Skin Type

April 2 2021
Do you think of the Professor in his laboratory working with scary chemicals and bubbling test t...
Your guide to layering serums like a pro

Your guide to layering serums like a pro

February 4 2021
 Are you a serum junkie? We know we are. With so many excellent formulas on the market that do ev...
Collagen Supplements: What are they? Are they worth the hype?

Collagen Supplements: What are they? Are they worth the hype?

January 22 2021
Maybe you’ve heard a celebrity swear by it or maybe it’s your mother's secret to everlasting yout...
Taking Care of Your Body During the Cold, Dry Winter Season

Taking Care of Your Body During the Cold, Dry Winter Season

January 14 2021
Winter calls for some extra love and care. Moisturising your skin is not the only way to care for it in the winters. Find out what else you can do to get fresh, dewy skin all-year-round.
6 beauty habits we're bringing into 2021

6 beauty habits we're bringing into 2021

January 6 2021
Hurray, we made it through 2020! We’re thankful to have survived such a turbulent year, and for t...
Skincare Ingredients to Avoid During Pregnancy

Skincare Ingredients to Avoid During Pregnancy

December 29 2020
Are you pregnant but don't know if your current skincare routine can harm you or your baby? Continue reading to find out which everyday skincare actives are considered to be unsafe during pregnancy!
Say Goodbye to All Your Dandruff Problems this Winter

Say Goodbye to All Your Dandruff Problems this Winter

December 3 2020
Winter brings dry, dehydrated hair, along with a flaky scalp. However, there are some hassle-free ways to avoid this, and ensure maximum hair growth, even during the winters.
Signs of Hormonal Acne and How to Treat It

Signs of Hormonal Acne and How to Treat It

November 12 2020
As we bid farewell to our teenage years filled with drama and angst, we safely assume that pimple...
5 common exfoliation myths debunked

5 common exfoliation myths debunked

November 5 2020
Exfoliation is one of the most basic components of a skincare routine. We start exfoliating well ...
7 Common Face Washing Mistakes You Could Be Guilty of Making

7 Common Face Washing Mistakes You Could Be Guilty of Making

October 29 2020
Wondering how anyone get wash their face incorrectly? You'd be surprised at these common mistakes that you might have been making your entire life!
Everything You Need to Know About Layering Vitamin C and Niacinamide

Everything You Need to Know About Layering Vitamin C and Niacinamide

October 22 2020
Are vitamin C and niacinamide rivals, or can they best friends? Find out more about these powerhouse skincare ingredients that will change your life.
Supplements for Hormonal Acne and Imbalances

Supplements for Hormonal Acne and Imbalances

October 8 2020
Despite getting 8 hours of beauty sleep, doing yoga and exercise to relieve stress, and chugging ...
Why Do Eyelashes Fall? Do They Grow Back?

Why Do Eyelashes Fall? Do They Grow Back?

October 2 2020
Losing a mere eyelash in the shower once in a while is not a big deal, but if you lose an eyelash every day, what does it mean? Do you have an underlying condition, such as thyroid? Or is stress causing your eyelashes to fall out? Click here to find out more about why eyelashes fall and what you can do about it.
Do You Need Sunblock Indoors? Here's What Happens to Your Skin When You Spend Hours In Front of a Screen

Do You Need Sunblock Indoors? Here's What Happens to Your Skin When You Spend Hours In Front of a Screen

September 24 2020
Blue light from your smartphone, tablet, and laptop is damaging your skin cells, causing premature aging and hyper-pigmentation. The solution? Wearing sunblock indoors!
Summertime skincare favourites: Products we’ve been loving this year

Summertime skincare favourites: Products we’ve been loving this year

September 17 2020
It's been a long, hot summer - and it's given us cause to try out lots of great new skincare products! Here we round up our favourite skincare from summer 2020 - read on to see the top product picks from all the Primary girls!
DIYS we actually do like – for your softest, most supple skin yet!

DIYS we actually do like – for your softest, most supple skin yet!

September 10 2020
Not all DIYs are created equal - some ingredients are just best left in the pantry, unless you want to end up with inflamed, redddened, sensitized skin. With that being said, here are some all-natural ingredients that are fully Primary-approved for use on skin, and we encourage you to try out these 3 great DIY skincare recipes for your glowiest, smoothest, dewiest skin yet!
What is the Skin Barrier? How Can We Repair It?

What is the Skin Barrier? How Can We Repair It?

September 3 2020
Healthy skin starts with a healthy and well-hydrated skin barrier. Comprised of various lipids, it is our own little protective shield from the outside world. Learn more about your skin barrier, and how you can continuously strengthen and balance it!
I Washed My Face With Honey For A Week and Here's What Happened

I Washed My Face With Honey For A Week and Here's What Happened

August 27 2020
All my life, my grandmother has been persistent that I try her ancestors' DIY all-natural skinca...
Ceramides - what are they and how do they help repair the moisture barrier?

Ceramides - what are they and how do they help repair the moisture barrier?

August 22 2020
What are ceramides, and how exactly do they help repair the skin's moisture barrier? And where can you find a moisturiser that contains these little barrier-repairing molecules?
Quarantining at home? Here’s why now is probably the best time for you to start using retinol

Quarantining at home? Here’s why now is probably the best time for you to start using retinol

August 14 2020
Retinol, retinoids, retinoic acid...if you’re at all into skincare, chances are you’ve heard thes...
Easy Ways to Naturally Increase Estrogen in the Body

Easy Ways to Naturally Increase Estrogen in the Body

August 6 2020
Did you know that an estrogen deficiency in the body causes loss of skin elasticity and affects the skin's ability to retain moisture? You may also experience mood swings, irregular periods, and a low sex drive. Don't worry, all you need to do is follow these super-easy estrogen boosting tips.
10 Super Cheap Self-Care Habits That Promise Healthy, Glowing Skin

10 Super Cheap Self-Care Habits That Promise Healthy, Glowing Skin

July 30 2020
Need a break from expensive skin-care that seems to be breaking your bank account? Don't worry, we got you covered. Here are 10 things you can do to maintain a healthy mind and body, and achieve beautiful, glowing skin.
20 Steps To Heal Sensitive Skin

20 Steps To Heal Sensitive Skin

July 23 2020
Are you absolutely tired of sensitive skin that gets irritated ever so often? Worry not friends, we got you covered! Here are some ways to care for sensitive skin.
What Are Those Small Bumps On Your Body And How Can You Treat Them?

What Are Those Small Bumps On Your Body And How Can You Treat Them?

July 9 2020
Keratosis pilaris is the medical term for small, red bumps you may often notice on your skin's surface. Here are some ways that you can treat them!