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Have you heard of the unique Kadazan-Dusun ornament, Pinakol?

Have you heard of the unique Kadazan-Dusun ornament, Pinakol? Aside from beauty and skincare techniques that Borneo might be known for, Sabah also has a vibrant culture. It has over 30 indigenous and 200 sub-ethnic groups, most of whom have distinct cultural costumes, legacies that reveals their identity, customs, and stories to be shared with […]

5 reasons why sustainability is crucial for the future of business

Without jeopardizing the potential of future generations to meet their needs, sustainability focuses on fulfilling the needs of the present. There are three pillars of the concept of sustainability: economic, environmental, and social, also known informally as earnings, planet, and people. Sustainability can influence business success beyond helping to curb these global challenges. To analyze […]

What is ‘clean beauty’ and why is it so important?

It seems that there’s been a shift towards a holistic approach to wellness. This may largely be due to the availability of information that can be found online. Consumers demand goods with a focus on natural components and reject the artificial. They seek healthy living as a form of balance amid today’s global instability. For […]

5 harmful substances to watch out for in common skincare products

Ask yourself “What do I use for my daily skincare routine?”. Some stick to the basic skincare products, while others put importance into a repertoire that includes makeup, lipstick, mascara, eyeliner, and everything in between. With so many complex chemical compounds in our skincare products, even if we memorize the ingredients, do we know which […]

How does microbiome help to improve skin condition?

Your skin’s microbiome could be the secret to youthful, luminous skin.  The days of just putting on an ‘anti-aging’ moisturizer and praying for a miracle are long gone. Due to the recent Wellness boom, it’s been brought to the attention of many that a healthy body and healthy skin go hand-in-hand.  These days, more people […]

Facts about the unique Kadazan-Dusun people of Borneo

Borneo is the third-largest island on Earth (after Greenland and New Guinea). In its 130-million-year-old rainforests, over 15,000 species of plants can be found. In the dense jungles, hundreds of mammals, including orangutans and proboscis monkeys, thrive. There are also dozens of tropical islands, thousands of miles of beaches, and the tallest mountain in Malaysia. […]