Extra videos: Lab Muffin Supplementary Info

Lab Muffin Supplementary Info

I’ve been posting a few extra bits and pieces to Instagram’s IGTV, but they aren’t really searchable on Google and kind of hidden away, so I thought I’d post them on a new secondary YouTube channel for easy access: Lab Muffin Supplementary Info. As I’ve done more video-related things, I’ve also found that I’m amassing a collection of videos that …

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Hair and Skin Innovations from P&G: Pantene, Olay and Head & Shoulders

Olay ProX Skincare Range

This post is sponsored by P&G. I visited P&G’s Singapore Innovation Centre in February, where I had the chance to look at their state-of-the-art laboratories and talk to some of their scientists about their latest product innovations. I loved having the chance to chat to their scientists about the nitty-gritty behind their formulations! Here are some of the new products …

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Behind the Scenes at Procter & Gamble’s Singapore Innovation Centre


This post is sponsored by P&G. I recently had the incredible opportunity to visit the Procter & Gamble Innovation Centre in Singapore. P&G have a longstanding dedication to science, so I was very excited to be able to go behind the scenes. And I’ve documented some of the underlying work that goes into making mass market consumer products for you …

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Re-explaining 5 Minute Magic’s Beauty Tips (Video)

I watched a 5 Minute Magic video recently, titled “25 THINGS ABOUT COSMETICS YOU NEVER KNOW”. It had a lot of interesting skincare, makeup and haircare demonstrations in it, followed by… random hacks and tips that were completely unrelated to the demonstration, or just completely wrong. So I thought I’d re-explain the science behind the demos, and talk about whether …

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My Lazy Haircare Routine for Coloured Hair

How do you keep your dyed hair looking and feeling nice if you’re super lazy? Here’s my routine! Check it out on YouTube here. Products mentioned: Olaplex Diamond Espesso Plus 3 Min Hair Color Brite Organix Hair Colour Fudge Professional Clean Blonde Violet Toning Shampoo Elizavecca CER-100 Treatment Paul Mitchell Super Strong Liquid Treatment Daily Naturals Detangler Spray Kerastase Kerastase …

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Hair frizz science: water and hydrogen bonds

I’ve had some people ask me how the Panasonic Nanoe Hairdryer prevents frizz while adding water to the hair. I tried to explain it in an Instagram post, but then I realised that I needed more diagrams and space to explain it properly, so here it is! (Note: This post isn’t sponsored, although I have been sponsored by Panasonic for …

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Damaging Reducing Hair Dryer? Panasonic Nanoe EH-NA98 (video)

This post is sponsored by Panasonic. I’ve been using Panasonic hair dryers for more than a decade, so I’m super excited to share this review of the Panasonic Nanoe EH-NA98 Moisture Infusing Advanced Hair Dryer that’s just launched in Australia. I’ve been using it for the last 2 months and it’s the best hair dryer I’ve ever tried. As you …

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Video: Fading Hair Dye With Low Damage

I had my purple hair for a while and loved it, but then I really wanted to switch to a warm peachy pink. Unfortunately the purple tones just… refused to leave despite lots of clarifying shampoo. I was hesitant to use bleach, since my hair was already bleached to death, so to avoid bleach I tried Katie’s Direct Dye Fading …

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