• Jo Malone Wood Sage & Sea Salt Cologne

    Jo Malone Wood Sage & Sea Salt Cologne Reminds Me of My Favorite Places

    Summer is gone, but if you like me, are still nursing lingering thoughts of those carefree mid-year months, then you may like to have something to remember them by. Up until now, I have not been a big fan of Jo Malone scents, mostly because I find their colognes too light and lacking in personality. […]

  • Shiseido Sheer and Perfect Compact Foundation

    Shiseido Sheer & Perfect Compact Foundation

    I love powders, especially the light-as-air kind that is easy to wear. And this Fall, I’m loving the new Shiseido Sheer and Perfect Compact Foundation! The Sheer and Perfect Compact Foundation is housed in a thin refillable compact in the shape of Shiseido’s signature camellia. The top is shiny black with Shiseido printed at one […]

  • SUQQU Blend Color Eyeshadow EX-21 Murasakisuishou for FW2014

    SUQQU Blend Color Eyeshadow EX-21 Murasakisuishou

    This Fall, SUQQU has departed from its usual classical looks, and brought us something completely different. Firstly, if you thought their quint-in-a-quad (for example EX-17) palettes were interesting, SUQQU has managed to one-up us with an oct (octuple? octet?)! In a simple compact that would normally have housed 4-5 shades, EX-21 gives us 8 whopping […]

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Jo Malone Wood Sage & Sea Salt Cologne

Jo Malone Wood Sage & Sea Salt Cologne Reminds Me of My Favorite Places

Summer is gone, but if you like me, are still nursing lingering thoughts of those carefree mid-year months, then you may like to have something to remember them by. Up until now, I have not been a big fan of Jo Malone scents, mostly because I find their colognes too light and lacking in personality. […]

Shiseido Sheer and Perfect Compact Foundation

Shiseido Sheer & Perfect Compact Foundation

I love powders, especially the light-as-air kind that is easy to wear. And this Fall, I’m loving the new Shiseido Sheer and Perfect Compact Foundation! The Sheer and Perfect Compact Foundation is housed in a thin refillable compact in the shape of Shiseido’s signature camellia. The top is shiny black with Shiseido printed at one […]

SUQQU Blend Color Eyeshadow EX-21 Murasakisuishou for FW2014

SUQQU Blend Color Eyeshadow EX-21 Murasakisuishou

This Fall, SUQQU has departed from its usual classical looks, and brought us something completely different. Firstly, if you thought their quint-in-a-quad (for example EX-17) palettes were interesting, SUQQU has managed to one-up us with an oct (octuple? octet?)! In a simple compact that would normally have housed 4-5 shades, EX-21 gives us 8 whopping […]

NARS x 3.1 Phillip Lim Other Side Nail Polish

3.1 Phillip Lim for NARS Other Side Nail Polish

Having fallen in love with 3.1 Phillip Lim for NARS collection of nail polishes, I couldn’t resist picking up one more.  And this time, I went for something equally dark and sultry… I chose the Other Side.   3.1 Phillip Lim for NARS Other Side is described as “bitter chocolate”, and it is indeed like creamy dark […]

The Body Shop Wild Argan Oil Bodycare Range

Enjoy an Exotic Hammam Bath at Home with The Body Shop Wild Argan Oil Range

The Body Shop has launched a whole new range of bodycare that is infused with argan oil. Highly raved for its skincare benefits, argan oil is one of the hottest thing trending this year. It lends the entire range a soft nutty scent which is soothing and luxurious. More importantly, The Body Shop is sourcing […]

Burberry Complete Eye Palette #12 Nude Blush for FW2014

Burberry Nude Blush for FW2014 Bloomsbury Girl Collection

Every season, Burberry presents a different variant of the delicate English beauty, and I must say that while they are always immaculate, it is often too soft for my liking. But this FW2014, Burberry upped their ante with the Bloomsbury Girl Collection, featuring 2 artistic complete eye palettes. I was immediately drawn to Burberry Complete […]

Rouge Bunny Rouge Impalpable Finishing Powder in Diaphanous

Soft as Bunny! Rouge Bunny Rouge Impalpable Finishing Powder in Diaphanous

I’ve been bad… really bad… holding onto a secret for so long…. This little jar of silky miracle has been in my possession for… oh I don’t know… a month? Two? You know how it is… you dust it on as the final step of your makeup and dash out the door. It is not […]

Bangkok Travel feature

My Bangkok Travels: Beauty Shopping & Fine Dining!

Hello my dears!  I took a short vacation with the hubby to Bangkok, Thailand last week… and had such a decadent time shopping & dining that I’m finding it hard to get back to the swing of things.  It has been more than 2 years since we took a trip together, and I loved it […]

NARS x 3.1 Phillip Lim Wrong Turn nail polish

NARS x 3.1 Phillip Lim Nail Polish Collection: Wrong Turn

For FW2014, NARS has teamed up with 3.1 Phillip Lim to release a collection of 9 sultry shades of nail polishes.  The shades all embody his classic aesthetics, but with a deep modern twist, supplemented by occasional pops of color and metallics. “…these colors are the essential 3.1 Phillip Lim colors. These are my colors. […]

DKNY MyNY Eau de Parfum

My NY Story & a DKNY GIVEAWAY!!

Aaahh… New York… everybody who has ever been to the city has their stories to share. Perhaps the largest metropolis in the world, it is an epicenter of energy and a hotbed of creativity. I remember my very first visit to NY as a starry-eyed teenager… it was a crazy whirlwind weekend trip to attend […]