I picked up theBalm’s Cindy-Lou Manizer several months ago but didn’t get around to play with it until recently. I love the Mary-Lou Manizer and it is one of the highlighters that I keep going back to.


theBalm Nude ‘Tude palette was released in November 2011 and carries a fabulous range of neutral shades with a good mix of highlighters and middle to dark tones. I guess it is inevitable that most cosmetic companies will start naming their neutral palettes with words like “nude” or “naked” since the Urban Decay version has […]


Hello, all! How was your Christmas and can you believe we are almost into a New Year already? Time certainly flies! I am back from sunny ol’ Penang and have had a really wonderful celebration with my family In recent months, I have started to incorporate highlighters into my routine. I don’t use them every […]


theBalm Frat Boy Shadow / Blush

by lyn on December 5, 2011 · 10 comments

in Blush, theBalm

theBalm has gone and done it again and this time with the Frat Boy blush! I sincerely hope this is the last of the “Boy” series because the names are getting quite absurd. Frat Boy was only made available locally slightly more than a month ago and it completes the Boy blush line-up, for now […]


theBalm Down Boy Shadow / Blush

by lyn on November 16, 2011 · 22 comments

in Blush, theBalm

I think it’s safe to say that I’m very fond of theBalm blushes. I previously reviewed Hot Mama and Cabana Boy, both of which I love dearly. The quality of their blushes is just lovely. They are silky, pigmented and long-lasting.