28 May '11, 8am

Latest Updated YvonneFoong: Quality time - An old friend came to my house for facial after she got off work last nig...

An old friend came to my house for facial after she got off work last night. Initially, I estimated that we will take one hour, but it stretched for an extra 30 minutes. She has dry skin which she has been trying to remedy with a store-bought moisturizer, but it caused the outbreak of pimples. So I used a regimen to increase the moisture content of her skin. When I extended my invitation to her, I requested RM10 to cover the cost of products that will be used. But after the facial, my friend gave me double. She called it a gift of love for my time. When I first decided to focus on skincare at the start of this year, I considered adopting the common business model – free facial. If you like the products used, you may consider buying them for use at home. That model seemed to be working well for many businesses. I also did not feel good about charging and wanted to let peopl...

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