My New Obsession: Chantecaille Just Skin Tinted Moisturizer SPF 15

Above is me wearing only Chantecaille Just Skin tinted moisturizer. Please ignore the dark cycle, it is truly a no makeup day (if I can cheat, and not counting tinted moisturizer as a makeup). Chantecaille is not a mainstream skin care/makeup brand (but it is a lux brand), at least that’s my impression. But they do have awesome products, which, of course, come with jaw dropping price tag, such as this over $100 SGD ($69 USD) ‘Just Skin’ Tinted Moisturizer Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 15 (50g,…

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The Perfect Nude Nail Polish

My hunt for a good nude, suit-all-occasion nail polish has been a long journey. I have tried pretty much all the highly rated nude nail polish out there in the market, well, at least the ones I can get my hands on. None of them worked for me, they all looked either too gray, or too pale, or too brown for my skin tone. Long story short,  they basically make me look like I’m sick and have infected nails. I almost gave up until I…

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Figuring Out The Hourglass Ambient Lighting Powder Palette

To say the hourglass ambient lighting powder is a hit product in 2014 is an understatement. It’s more like the “it product” in the beauty community, and its glory has never really faded away even throughout 2015. You see it being featured everywhere in the blogosphere and YouTube videos, with people swear by its magic, which to be honest, I didn’t understand for a very long time. For 6 months straight, it has been sitting in my makeup drawer without seeing any daylight. I even…

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The Primers For An Extra Boost of Radiance

Let me start by saying I’m not a primer girl. I don’t see primer as a necessary step in creating a natural, long lasting makeup look. Doesn’t matter if it’s drugstore or high-end, such as the widely acclaimed hourglass mineral veil primer, I never get along with it – I don’t like the feeling of them sitting on my face, and not making material difference, you know what I mean? However, the kind of primer that adds an extra boost of radiance, and gives you…

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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…

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