It’s time for an update, people! The last time I posted about my skincare regime was back in April last year so it’s been a year since and things have changed. I was using mostly Hada Labo es (for sensitive skin) to improve the moisture levels of my dehydrated skin and the products have worked […]


Essence is a drugstore brand that is targeted at the younger market but hey, there’s no age limit in makeup. I like their gel eyeliner and was about to explore their eyeshadows next. It was really good timing when a dear friend gave me one of the eyeshadow quads as a gift because I was […]


I was contacted by theSkintopic, a privately-owned company carrying a variety of New Zealand-made brands, asking if I’d be interested in trying a skincare line from Evolu. When they offered to send me a couple of products, I immediately said “yes” because I’ve been having quite a bit of luck with these natural/organic skincare stuff […]


I have seriously given up on expensive eyeliners because I have had so much luck with the drugstore variety. Why plonk down wads of cash for a highend brand when you can get equally good, if not better products from the drugstore? The Essence Gel Eyeliner in Midnight in Paris was such a purchase and […]


I was browsing through Guerlain a few weeks ago and noticed they have a new nail polish in the Crazy Paris Holiday 2013 collection. I swatched it and was instantly captivated by the dark vampy shade.