Purge Pile 2017 – Vol. 2

The Ordinary Matrixyl 10% + HA Purge No. 7 I bought several The Ordinary products without giving much thought to how they would fit into a sustainable skin care routine. Of everything I bought, I’ve mostly just been using Advanced Retinoid, Salicylic Acid, Ascorbyl Tetraisopalmitate, and the AHA + BHA peel. Everything else just started […]

Althea Petal Velvet Powder Review

Finally had enough time to test out the Althea Petal Velvet Powder (Note: This product was sent to me for PR consideration). TLDR; while I generally dislike white loose powders, I am ok with this. The powder is micro-fine and soft to the touch, as it says in the claims. I had concerns that it […]

Purge Pile 2017 – Vol. 1

I let go of a lot of beauty products this year and I should’ve documented them sooner. I believe it’s unrealistic to pan everything so I try to decide right way whether I’d let go of something or try to finish it. Here’s the first five products I let go of this year: Laura Mercier […]

LOreal Infallible Stay Fresh Foundation Review

L’Oreal Infallible 24H Stay Fresh Foundation Review

I got very excited when I saw L’Oreal Infallible 24H Stay Fresh Foundation (Shade 150 Radiant Beige) at Watsons (P700). It’s rare to find a matte super yellow olive-toned drugstore foundation locally. I liked this foundation the first few times I used it. But I was applying it sheer and buffered with sunblock. It doesn’t […]

The Death Cure Makeup Look

Last month, I did this thing with BookBed together with Elaine and Juvy. If you love books and makeup, you might enjoy BookBed’s FaceBookIt series where you’ll see looks inspired by book covers. I did a look based on Death Cure, the third book in the Maze Runner series. Feast on my limited eye makeup […]