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5 ways to keep skin hydrated when using air conditioning

Stop skin from drying out when using the air conditioner through these simple but ingenious ways.  

Why the elderly suffer from dry and itchy skin

Skin, like many other organs, undergoes deterioration with the passage of time.

Study uncovers protein that keeps skin youthful

The protein works by encouraging cell competition, a key process to maintain tissue fitness. That effectively "drives out" weaker cells while encouraging replication of stronger ones.

Itching skin? Put Nocturnal Pruritus to bed for good

Apart from over the counter medications, there are home treatments and relaxation techniques you can use to ease the itching and promote a restful sleep.

Putrajaya cancels Prestariang’s immigration control system concession

Prestariang Berhad says it is discussing its compensation with the government.

Change of Immigration DG nothing to do with axing RM3.5 billion...

The home minister says PSSB's contract was cancelled after a special committee found weaknesses in the concession agreement.

The mystery behind our unique fingerprints explained

While the environment of the womb decides the formation of one's fingerprints, there are many other variables too.

No notice of default from government yet, says Prestariang

However, the tech company says it will seek clarification from Putrajaya over the cancellation of the SKIN concession.

Online immigration system to replace MyIMMs, says Muhyiddin

The home minister also says the National Immigration Control System will be scrapped in favour of a new system that will be more efficient and user-friendly.

When scratching that itch is the worse thing you can do

Find out the various causes of itchy skin and which products are best to soothe the itch and stop the scratching.

Thailand immigrant crackdown eyes ‘dark-skinned people’

The racial overtones of Operation X-Ray have sparked concerns about profiling based on skin colour.

Spring 2019 will be all about glossy skin

Models sported shiny complexions that were complemented by wet-look hairstyles, making for an extra dewy look.

Missing radioactive device can cause skin burns, warn police

Selangor police chief Mazlan Mansor says even low level exposure to the device can cause nausea and headache.

Skin bleaching in Africa: An ‘addiction’ with risks

In spite of the risks, authorities are struggling to control the bleaching innovations, which include a compound called glutathione, taken as injections or pills.

Sun safety: the experts give their tips on how sunscreen can...

To help you stay safe in the sun this summer here we round up some advice from the experts and break down some of the myths about sunscreen.

Home ministry reviewing costly projects

Its secretary-general Alwi Ibrahim says this is to improve governance and rationalise expenditure.

New immigration system project to proceed for now

Prestariang Bhd says it has signed a definitive contract with the previous government which it aims to fulfil.

Skin whitening products: Are you being fair to your health?

Besides perpetuating prejudice against those with darker skin, some skin whitening products can damage your nerves and destroy your kidneys.

Flight attendants may have higher cancer rates

The types of cancer that are particularly prevalent among flight attendants are breast, uterus, cervix, thyroid, and skin.

Online skin trade fuels Myanmar elephant slaughter

The emergence of online trade for elephant skin products has caused many elephants in Myanmar to be killed.

Doctors endorse counseling of children, young adults to prevent skin cancer

The proposed counselling would include advice on sunscreen use, protective clothing, protection against UV rays, and adequate amounts of sun exposure.

Ghosts in the Malaysian immigration system

The influx of foreigners into the country brings added responsibilities and complexity in securing the borders and tracking those already in the country.

No such thing as ‘zero defects’, says immigration vendor

Prestariang Skin CEO says Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi's call for 'zero defects' in new immigration system is just to ensure smooth operation in practice.

New immigration system: Zahid aims for ‘zero defects’

The immigration system transformation will be rolled out by 2021 at a cost of RM6 billion.