Shocking truth about homemade cocktail creams/lotions

In my earlier post, I mentioned about my favourite serums I usually call it as cocktail serums, which can mixed 2 or 3 together to achieve maximum result. Honestly, depending on the day, I either apply one after another or simply mix on palms or fingertips then tap straight into my face. If you wantContinue reading “Shocking truth about homemade cocktail creams/lotions”

Why do Cambodian people like romantic songs???

It may sound weird as it’s natural for people to listen to romantic songs – and of course it’s not only just for Cambodian people. What I’m trying to say is the themes of most Khmer romantic songs are usually sad though it’s all about love, grief, joy, reverence and fondness (compared to English songs).Continue reading “Why do Cambodian people like romantic songs???”

Bamboo Shoot Myths

‘Don’t eat bamboo shoot because it will cause dangerous disease’ ‘Don’t consume bamboo shoot! It will make the wounds worse.’ ‘It’s definitely a NO for pregnant women.’ Since I was growing up, the myths around bamboo shoot become so popular. I also bet it remains till now. I love eating bamboo shoot (but not pickledContinue reading “Bamboo Shoot Myths”

Kick 2020 out and welcome 2021

I know 2020 has really reaalllyyy a tough year for everyone. Some people lost their jobs, loved ones and businesses have crawled so hardly. It’s not the year that we want to face – the most depressing year ever!!!! I’m sure I’m not the only one who’s been through this – losing my dad duringContinue reading “Kick 2020 out and welcome 2021”

How much painful will you expect to tolerate when deciding to do laser treatment?

I get this common question a lot from those who have never done laser. Though some clients may have experienced doing waxing before, they are still kind of getting nervous about getting laser done. And of course, some clients are getting sweat before the treatment starts. Well, to some clients, the word ‘laser’ itself soundsContinue reading “How much painful will you expect to tolerate when deciding to do laser treatment?”

Breast implants and breastfeeding

It’s quite a popular but controversial topic of having a nice pair of breast (with breast implants) and decision to breastfeed after birth. A number of women with cosmetic surgery, including breast augmentation, is sought after in USA, Brazil and China. In Australia in 2017, it was approximately 20,000 women underwent the breast augmentation. CanContinue reading “Breast implants and breastfeeding”

Does negative blood test result means positive marriage approval???

Believe me or not? My now husband was so surprised when I talked about blood test before marriage, and he responded ‘What a weirdest thing I have come up with’. Having blood test before marriage has never been a law or custom for Cambodia at all. However, this norm started in 1991 since HIV firstContinue reading “Does negative blood test result means positive marriage approval???”

Contraception shouldn’t be just a knowledge for married women.

ការពន្យាកំណើតមិនគួរត្រឹមតែជាចំណេះដឹងសម្រាប់តែស្រ្តីដែលរៀបការហើយនោះទេ Contraception shouldn’t be a topic for only married women talk about, it should be for everyone including girl teens. If contraception isn’t included in curriculum, it should be a topic within mother-daughter or father-son conversation as a part of life knowledge. In Cambodia, there might be no sex education due to the strict traditionContinue reading “Contraception shouldn’t be just a knowledge for married women.”