May 2011

I first got to know about Shu Uemura's newest foundation release on The Makeup Blogette's blog and was immediately intrigued. I do like both the Face Architect liquid and powder foundation versions, so when I read they came up with a mousse formula, I knew I had to have it. But it was not available locally […]


Hong Kong Haul

by lyn on May 29, 2011 · 9 comments

in Drivel, Hauls, Travel

We just got back yesterday and I already miss the hustle and bustle of the busy city and the shops that are opened until late. We ate and shopped ’til our hearts content… or at least I did. The last time I visited Hong Kong was back in 1997. Things have changed quite a bit […]


I popped by Subang Parade today as I had to grab some last minute things before my trip to Hong Kong tomorrow. I only intended to get a bag of Shiseido’s facial cotton pads but saw that they had theBalm Shady Lady in Vol. 2 and Vol. 3 available at Sasa. I have hunted for […]


I like having days off during weekdays, especially when it's a public holiday. But le hubby and I usually have some form of errand to run during such days and this means going out under the hot mid-day sun. Knowing that I'll be out and about in the terrible heat, I decided to go for […]


It is quite rare for me to declare something as Holy Grail material, especially when it comes to cosmetics. For countless years, I’ve had to deal with smudgy, creasy, messy eyeshadows because my lids are oily and nothing seems to stay on for long. I first read about Too Faced Shadow Insurance (TFSI) a couple […]