In honour of Mother's Day, we asked our community to share skincare and beauty advice passed down by their mothers. The response was immense & heartwarming, to say the least! With over 200 wise, hilarious and bizarre entries, we thought we would share some of our favourites with you here.
Disclaimer: The skincare advice presented here is purely for informational and entertainment purposes and not recommended or condoned by Root Remedies.
We hope you enjoy reading the stories shared, which we feel truly represents the collective Malaysian childhood experience.
one of the most underrated habits to have for healthy skin
is to frequently change your sheets & pillowcases!
a classic, especially if you grew up in an asian household!
mother's are the original zero waste heroes.
we wholeheartedly agree, ma!
coco oil & turmeric for the win!
we've definitely heard this one before.
what a beautiful comment💛✨
bedak sejuk was one of the most popular tips we read! Perhaps we should investigate more... 🤔
good health = good skin. Mums spouting facts. 💪
What stood out most to us from this experience is that we share so many similar anecdotes and stories of our mothers. Regardless of background or culture, we all depend on our mother's to keep us in line, protect us and of course, give us all the advice we may need.
Read all of the heartwarming stories submitted here