October 2011

Sun protection is a skincare product that I do not usually skimp on. Even if I am just popping out for a short while, I would still slap on some sunscreen before leaving the house. I have been using the Clinique Derma White Super City Block and Clarins UV Plus, both with SPF 40, and […]


Monthly Highlights ~ September

by lyn on October 12, 2011 · 8 comments

in Drivel

I have decided to expand the monthly Fave Five posts, not only to include products I have liked in the last month, but things that didn’t work out, selective purchases and everything else in between. I suppose it will be a lot more fun to put together and to some extent, helps me document my […]


Lunasol Eye Brush (L) N

by lyn on October 11, 2011 · 2 comments

in Lunasol, Tools

Back in June, I posted about my favourite eye brushes and I now have another brush to add to the list. I purchased the Lunasol eye brush a couple of months’ ago after browsing through their brush collection. I must admit that the quality of Lunasol brushes are simply sublime. I couldn’t stop caressing them […]


After applying a foundation or BB cream, I would use powders whether loose or compact to set my base makeup. I honestly believe it is an essential step in my makeup routine to help my makeup last longer and also to create a good base for other powder cosmetics I may use, such as blushes, […]


When I first heard of theBalm’s Cabana Boy blush, I immediately thought of the Club Tropicana music video by Wham! Do you remember George Michael in his little white Speedos? Yeah, that’s what I’m talking about. He may not have been a cabana boy in that video but he definitely embodied the look of one.