Empty Review: Bobbi Brown Vitamin Enriched Face Base Moisturizer

I don’t normally go for skin care lines that are produced by a makeup brand, guess you can say I believe in specialization. But in recent years, the beauty industry seems to changing, and the two worlds are converging – a skincare brand can have killer makeup products (Clarins is one of my favorite in the bunch), and a makeup brand may have surprisingly high quality and effective skincare lines. Bobbi Brown is the latter. I haven’t tried the entire Bobbi Brown skin care line,…

View Post

Empty Review: Sarah Chapman Overnight Facial

I’m starting a new series here where I’ll do a review for the products I’ve used up. Because for one, for someone that likes to constantly testing out the new and the latest, finishing up a product is a pretty big accomplishment; for two, it gives me enough time to form a conclusion; and for three, I really need to clean up my stash and you know… use them – I thought this series could be my drive to finish up more products. So, the…

View Post

A Massive Beauty Empties

My new year resolution of “buying less beauty products and using up more from the existing pile” is still going strong, cannot say I’m not proud of myself so far, I thought it’s only appropriate to post another empty, and this is quite a big one (so many that I could barely fit all of them into the photo frame). There are some skincare, some makeup, body care and hair care, having a sense of satisfaction just by writing this… Shu Uemura Green Tea Cleanser…

View Post

Beauty Empties #1

Empties has got to be my favorite blog post to write, because the satisfaction of finishing a product is pretty awesome. If it’s a product you like, great, you got your money worth. But if it’s a product you are not crazy about, also great (arguably even better), because you finally finished it (what an achievement!) and can now  move on to new loves. Isehan Heroine Make long and curl super waterproof mascara:   Hands down, holy grail, best mascara for Asian eyelashes! If you…

View Post