Eyebrow threading 

It’s been a while I did a post on beauty but today, I want to talk about how I like to get my eyebrows groomed: threading.  I remember the very first time I ever got my eyebrows threaded was in 1998 in the United Kingdom. I went for a friend’s…

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What do you want to be when you grow up?

Although I am a grownup, I don’t really think that I have arrived yet if you know what I mean. In fact, you can never really ‘arrive’. Anyways, I am fond of telling people that I admire, “I want to be like you when I ‘grow up’.”  So, what do…

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Current music favourites: “This is not a test” – Tobymac’s latest album

I am subscribed to Google Play Music and I love it. I think there is a free version with ads but it costs $9.99 for full access with no ads. There is also a family plan for 6 family members at $14.99. I chose the family option. I listen to…

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Andalou Naturals Kombucha Enzyme Exfoliating Peel

Last year, I stumbled on the use of enzyme masks for gentle chemical exfoliation. At first, I was a little bit discouraged after reading the Paula Choice website about the disadvantages of enzyme masks but I decided to give them a shot anyway. After a little Google Search, I decided to…

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Alba Botanica Papaya Enzyme Facial Mask

Last year, I stumbled on the use of enzyme masks for gentle chemical exfoliation. At first, I was a little bit discouraged after reading the Paula Choice website about the disadvantages of enzyme masks but I decided to give them a shot anyway. After a little Google Search, I decided to purchase two from Iherb.com, this Alba…

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Current Favourites (January 2016): NOREVA ACTIPUR SOLUTION MICELLAIRE NETTOYANTE PURIFIANTE

I say ‘current’ because sometimes, you find something you like better and bae becomes bye. 😛 This #frenchpharmacybrand NOREVA ACTIPUR SOLUTION MICELLAIRE NETTOYANTE PURIFIANTE/MICELLAR CLEANSING PURIFYING SOLUTION is one of my favourite face toners because: 1. It’s great for acne-prone skin (contains salicylic acid). 2. It helps to keep oil…

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Anti-ageing series: dr. brandt Microdermabrasion Age-Defying Exfoliator

One day in 2014, I woke up to a very slight fine line smack in the middle of my forehead. I almost collapsed! Yes I was almost 34 at the time but in my mind, I wasn’t expecting any of those ageing signs till I was well in my 40s…

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MAC lipsticks: Satin Paramount

I am absolutely in love with this lipstick. It is my everyday lipstick because it is so natural-looking. I usually line my lips first with MAC lip pencil in Chestnut. In the featured image, however, I didn’t line my lips so that its true colour can be seen against my…

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