Review: Sarah Chapman Intense Hydrating Booster

I have completely used up the Sarah Chapman intense hydrating booster, like every drop of it. Given how much I enjoyed this product, I feel it’s only appropriate to give it a dedicated blog post. I have tried 3 Sarah Chapman products so far: the overnight facial, the Skinesis Dynamic Defence SPF15 and this hydrating booster.  All of them are lovely, but this hydrating booster in particular, is beyond good. I would even go as far to say this is the best hydrating serum I…

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Post Travel Skin Rescue Routine

Now, it’s going to sound really weird: my skin gets better during the trip, probably because it actually likes the change of temperature and humidity (Singapore is HOT and HUMID all day, every day). But when I’m back from travelling, I usually notice my skin has slightly larger pores, more redness, and dehydrated. In short, a bit confused and angry. So the day after returning, I would always go through this post travel skin rescue routine, which doesn’t involve that many products. It has been…

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A Rather Large Bobbi Brown Haul

I’ve been on a self-imposed “no makeup purchase” restriction for the past couple of months, and have been doing it quite well. (*Of course, I saved the money and divert the energy to skin care buys, a Shopaholic’s problem!) So when I receive the email from Tangs (a local department store in Singapore) that says I can pick any given day on Oct to enjoy 12% rebate, I thought it was time to retreat myself. I went in with the intention to just get the Bobbi…

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What’s in My Gym Beauty Bag

So started about a year ago, I go to gym quite frequently, like 5 times a week. It became very clear to me quite fast that I need a fully functional beauty bag in my gym bag. When I say functional, I mean I need makeup remover, facial cleanser, toner, eye cream, moisturizer, sunscreen (if I go to gym at day time), perfume, lip balm and perhaps a blush, and a lipgloss if I go somewhere after gym. Is this considered high maintenance? Hopefully I’m…

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Review: Vintner’s Daughter Active Botanical Serum

Skip my usually long intro, let’s go straight to the point: I love facial oils, but this one, this one, is the cream of the corp. It’s the most potent, most divine, and just the best all-round facial oil I have ever tried. There you have it, my bold statement, and I swear by it. I learned about this oil at Into the gloss, it has an equally, if not more bold title “the face oil to end all all face oils”. Can you possibly…

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