Category Archives: Cosmetics

skin lighteners

There’re a multitude of skin lightening agents on the market these days. What do they contain and how do they act? Hydroquinone: This must be one of the most widely used depigmentation agents used in the world. It works mainly … Continue reading

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an attempt at my kitchen

On Monday, I was feeling very siannnnn. So I decided to attempt egg fried rice in my kitchenette. To be honest, I hate frying in my kitchen (and seldom do it) cos it dirties the whole place and I also hate cleaning after. :D But since I felt like … Continue reading

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Skincare & Makeup tips by Shiseido

As part of our prep for my paper executive look, we underwent a basic skincare/makeup class held by Shiseido. It was my very first formal makeup class. Surprised? So far, I only picked up my skills from friends, makeup artists I met, Tyra Banks’ show, the … Continue reading

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longer and fuller eyelashes~

A set of long and luscious eyelashes is essential for bigger and more beautiful eyes. How, therefore, to make them longer and fuller? We all know the cosmetic tricks we need to do– use a heated curler, heap on loads of mascara, employ the … Continue reading

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my all new 180 colour blockbuster palette!

I got my Christmas present a few days late this year, because its shipping from USA was late. It’s the season, I must say. Still very much worth the wait since my last post. :) Thank you hubby! It was delivered to … Continue reading

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viva la Sephora ~

I am so in love with the 180-colour blockbuster makeup palette by Sephora– it has all the iridescent eye colours and lip colours you can possibly dream of, and more! (It’s also a limited edition for year 2010.) I chanced upon its Ion Orchard branch earlier … Continue reading

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Clinique vs Mac

This is my favourite eyeshadow by Majolica. It is not an expensive brand, but it is great for creating smokey eyes, with the right amount of bling. :) I’ve also been debating between Clinique vs Mac– which was a better … Continue reading

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