Base & Primers

A couple of months ago, I was browsing through the Clinique counter hoping to spot the new Spring blushes but they were not out yet. I ended up getting the eye primer instead and boy, am I glad it turned out to be a huge win for me.


Over the years, I have been accumulating a host of eyeshadow primers. My lids get oily and I absolutely hate the way my eye makeup will start creasing and turning patchy and disgusting. So eye makeup primers are an absolutely must for me.


After having waxed lyrical about Too Faced Shadow Insurance (TFSI) and going on and on about how fabulous that little tube of wonder is, I then had to opportunity to test out the NARS Smudge Proof Eyeshadow Base when I visited Hong Kong in May. I honestly didn’t plan on picking up an eye primer […]


Face primers are one of those things that are often overlooked by most (because they probably don’t need it… lucky sods). As my skin is so fickle, with an oily t-zone and dry cheeks and a tendency to get flaky at certain bits, I need something that will help even out all these problems. You […]


I first heard about Clinique coming out with a new eye makeup product a few months ago and I was very excited because most of the reviews I have read were very promising and positive. The Clinique Lid Smoothie is relatively new and I believe was brought in locally late August.