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In this part of the world, we’re no strangers to humidity and the harsh rays of the sun. Still, everything’s more intense during the summer. So before we even have to face common summer skincare woes, it’s best to prevent them from happening. 

Ahead, we share what changes you should make in your beauty routine in order to avoid blunders this season.


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Summer or not, using sunscreen should be a no-brainer. But since the sun is more unforgiving this season, lathering on sunscreen should be bumped up in your priority list. Also, we’re not kidding when we say the sun can make you age faster. If you haven’t started yet, now is the good time to start with anti-ageing products. 

Summer also means stickiness. Avoid the icky feeling by switching your heavy cream to a lightweight gel. Plus, refresh your skin by using a face mist or a calming toner. As for the skin on your body — it’s time to switch to a body serum or gel.


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Time to say a temporary goodbye to your heavy foundations and start saying hello to face colours with lighter formulation. Think BB, CC and cushion! They provide light to medium coverage with an addition of skincare benefits. Instead of powders, opt for creams and tints for a natural look and lightweight feel. 

Add a bit of shimmer to your lids to make your eyes stand out. For the lips, go for stains; swipe them on and see how the colour won’t budge and not dry your puckers out. If you’re set to attend a special event where you need more colour and coverage, though, just remember this keyword: waterproof.


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The heat tends to dry our hair out. If you don’t want brittle and lifeless hair, use a conditioning hair mist. With the heat, you’d want to wash your hair often. But doing so may not be good for your tresses, so try using dry shampoo in between washes.


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Heading to the beach or the pool this season? Make sure you pamper your cuticles before taking a dip as the heat and the saltiness of the water can dry out the nails and make them brittle. Apply a salve or a balm to your hands and nails. As for colour, we’re blushing for pinks this summer!


Now that you know how to care for your head and body this year, here's the lowdown on what you should do to get your feet in tip-top shape.



To women who want nothing but the best for their skin, here’s some good news: The number one whip foam in Japan, since eight years ago, is now in Malaysia. Senka has finally arrived to give your skin the nourishment and pampering care it deserves.

Championing “nomitsu” – Japanese for short, but rich and intensive care – Senka products provide single-step products that provide multiple benefits and soothe, calm and nourish the skin. You’ll feel relaxed and renewed after each use.

Packed with naturally derived silk essence that protects your skin and leaves it feeling smooth, and boosted with double hyaluronic acid that moisturises and enhances the skin’s softness; the Perfect Whip foam is the perfect kind of pampering you deserve for a complexion that’s free from trouble.

Aside from skin lovin’ ingredients, the Perfect Whip foam is also so dense that it penetrates the pores and cleanses impurities more effectively.

To complement the cleansing power of the foam, Senka also offers products that target specific skin woes. The Speedy Perfect Whip Airy Touch is a great cleanser for people who have normal to oily skin. If you feel the need for some heavy cleansing, put the Perfect Double Wash to the test. Looking to brighten your dull complexion? Try the Perfect White Clay. If something a little gentle is what you’re looking for, you’ll love the Perfect Gel.

Giving yourself a breather at the end of a day with a competent beauty routine is a nice way to relieve stress and feel relaxed. For many, doing a routine can even be therapeutic. So go ahead, indulge yourself in your favourite beauty treat and whip your stress away at the end of the day with the Perfect Whip.

Here’s how to whip your way to skin perfection:


Senka products are now available in Watsons, Guardian, Aeon Wellness, Sasa, Giant, Aeon and Parkson in Malaysia.

Redeem your free sample here!



They say that one of the best moments in a woman's life is walking down the aisle towards her everlasting love. Unfolding a new chapter in her life, photographs will be taken here and there to celebrate the occasion, so she has to look her best. 

If the happy couple decides to go for a summer wedding, the chances of having your makeup melt down on you should never be an option. So if you're a summer bride on the lookout for MOTDs that will last throughout your special day, keep on reading for our top pegs you can easily cop. 

Rose gold eyes + nude lips

Simple yet elegant, this classic makeup look not only looks divine but also feels lightweight and looks glowing under the sun. It's a versatile combination that can take you from the aisle to the reception, leaving your makeup look still looking flawless and barely moved even after crying or taking your first bite of the wedding cake.  

Lush lashes + rosy cheeks

Loved up eyes and naturally blushed cheeks that are reminiscent of your first date, going for lush lashes and pink cheeks is another lightweight look that'll last you through the day while still looking radiant. 

Bronze eyes + peachy cheeks

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'Summer' and 'bronze' go together in perfect harmony just like you and your beau. So what better chance to pack on that bronzer and emerge as a gorgeous summer goddess than with an eye look that stars the coveted hue. Never forget to put on eyeshadow primer to make sure it lasts throughout the day, and complement the strong eye look with a soft touch of peach on the cheeks.

A sharp wing + classic red lips

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Sultry and purely the colour of romance, be as scorching hot as the sun with this makeup combo. Spritz setting spray on your finished look and go for smudge-proof products for an all-day-long MOTD. Quote us on this as we say that you can have this look take you all the way to set the honeymoon mood. 

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Plus, why not add these amazing bridesmaid gifts to your must-prep list for the big day?