Ageing is a natural process that can’t be prevented whether we like it or not. From fine lines to wrinkles, age can show up on the skin in the most unflattering of ways.
However, with a proper skincare routine, it is possible to retain youthful skin even as you age.
While working on this story, this writer was sourcing for photos to use of the makeup artist being interviewed for this beauty series. Turns out, the selected photo was too old (two decades old, to be precise) to be used—a startling revelation because she looks exactly the same today.
And this makes Dollei Seah the perfect person to speak to about her best skincare tips. The veteran Singaporean makeup artist has over 26 years of experience under her belt and has worked with international beauty brands such as Lancome as well as celebrities such as Crazy Rich Asians star Amy Cheng, local actress Michelle Chong and more.
How does Seah keep her skin bright and clear while continuing to look no different from a photo that’s 20 years old?
She shares her quickest and simplest beauty tips below.
How long do you typically spend on your skincare routine?
5 minutes in the morning, and 15 minutes at night.
What is your skincare routine like for the day?
Toner, serum and sunblock!
What is your skincare routine for the night?
Toner, eye mask or eye gel, followed by serums, essences, whitening products... About 5-10 products in total.
What was the last skincare product that you bought?
Can’t recall! I’m so spoilt by brands that constantly send me their latest products.