Tom Ford Cream Color For Eyes in Spice|Swatch & Review

When Tom Ford cream eyeshadow line becomes a permanent addition to his glorious beauty empire, I think I did a bit of happy dance and rushed to get my hands on it. I love a good cream eyeshadow, especially those one shade wonders, you know, the ones that you can apply all over the lid in a minute and it looks like you have spent an hour blending and blending to create a gradient and sophisticated look, aka, every lazy girl’s best friend? To me,…

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The Cleansing Balm Showdown

I was fully converted into the whole cleansing balm trend about a year and half ago. Ever since then, I never looked back to the traditional cleansers with a few exceptions – namely Pai Skincare Cleansing Cream and Frist Aid Beauty Cleanser, which is another post all by itself. I have now tried quite a few brands of cleansing balms, and thought would do a comparison and share with you what are my thoughts. Currently, there are 3 cleansing balms/gels in my rotation stash: the…

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Three Things That Have Saved My Skin Lately

I’ve been very focusing on skincare lately, mainly because with frequent travels, my skin has taken a toll – small red bumps coming out of nowhere overnight, getting much drier than usual, a bit of texture around the mouth and the dull complexion… you get it, it’s not a pretty picture. My usual skincare routine doesn’t seem to do the tricks as they normally do, so I’ve been experimenting more and added three items into my daily routine: the ever famous SK-II facial treatment essence,…

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Loving the Kiehl’s Rare Earth Pore Refining Tonic Now

I have always been a fan girl of Kiehl’s, from skincare to body care to hair care, they have gotten some boom products in each category, and usually with a reasonable price tag. So once in awhile, I will take a random stroll in Kiehl’s store, and pick up something new to try. Recently, I got my hands on the Rare Earth Pore Refining Toner, because well… the name, the package, the ingredients list, everything sends a positive sign to me. And I was right!…

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5 Facial Masks for Dehydrated and Stressed Skin

I’ve been baffling with flu in the past few days, that plus frequent travels in the last 4 weeks has definitely done some harm to my skin – it’s getting irritated, severely dehydrated and lost some of its elasticity. In other words, I feel my skin has gain 5 years in the span of a week. Not a good news! So I’ve been digging through my drawer of face masks and getting into the “skin SOS” war zone. Trying out new face masks is another…

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