Methylated Spirit and its Makeup Uses

May 19, 2009
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Methylated Spirit and its Makeup Uses

Methylated spirit, sometimes also known as denatured alcohol, is one of those items you just have to have around. I don’t often think about it but as I was using it to remove a price tag from a [...]

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Review | Makeup | Eyes | Eyeshadow | MAC Eye Shadow in Embark

May 19, 2009
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Review | Makeup | Eyes | Eyeshadow | MAC Eye Shadow in Embark

A deep chocolate brown, Embark (S$26) is a matte eyeshadow that I’ve been using since 2002, thanks to its versatility and excellent pigmentation. It can be used as an eyeliner I like it on the lash line, especially [...]

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Japanese Magazine Giveaways | In Red, Spring, Sweet (June 2009)

May 18, 2009
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Japanese Magazine Giveaways | In Red, Spring, Sweet (June 2009)

The beautiful month of June is replete with sunshine, summer releases…and magazine giveaways. This June’s InRed (S$19), Spring ($S15.50) and Sweet (S$17.50) issues come with three pretty and practical freebies, which explains why they flew off the Kinokuniya [...]

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Etude House in Singapore

May 17, 2009
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Etude House in Singapore

Having opened in several Southeast Asian countries, Etude House is finally making its way here. This is what I saw on the Plaza Singapura website: Etude House (opening soon) #B1-26 Unfortunately, most of the Korean brands available here [...]

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Estée Lauder Private Sale Haul

May 16, 2009
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Estée Lauder Private Sale Haul

I know I’m late in writing about my haul at the last Estée Lauder Private Sale but I hope this post makes up for it. :) It was a heady experience, attending one of these sale events again. [...]

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Review | Hair / Makeup Tools | Miscellaneous | Burt’s Bees Baby Bee Comb

May 16, 2009
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Review | Hair / Makeup Tools | Miscellaneous | Burt’s Bees Baby Bee Comb

The Baby Bee comb is one of the most enduring (and cutest!) items in the Burt’s Bees Baby Bee Getting Started Kit (US$13). When I first saw it in the gift pack given to me many years back, [...]

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Review | Essential Beauty Supplies Fiber Optic Blush Brush

May 16, 2009
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Review | Essential Beauty Supplies Fiber Optic Blush Brush

US$8.49 According to Essential Beauty Supplies: The Fiber Optic Blush brush has super soft, feather-like white hairs that come out of the brush past the black hairs. They are NOT densely packed which means that you can now [...]

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Review | Makeup | Face | Blush | MAC Powder Blush in Well Dressed

May 15, 2009
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Review | Makeup | Face | Blush | MAC Powder Blush in Well Dressed

If you are looking for a natural pink blush, MAC Well Dressed (S$35) is the one to buy. This blush in the MAC satin formula is a perennial favourite and as such, a staple in my stash. A [...]

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Watsons YOU Awards, Hallyu Style!

May 15, 2009
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Watsons YOU Awards, Hallyu Style!

With K-pop and K-drama permeating popular culture, the world is awash with the Korean wave, otherwise known as hallyu. I was mulling on this as I was writing the Watsons YOU awards post earlier on and I wondered [...]

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Watsons YOU Awards 2009

May 15, 2009
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Watsons YOU Awards 2009

What? Watsons YOU Awards 2009 with the following categories: Fit Figure Flawless Face Friendly Face (male) Friendly Face (female) Healthy Hair Healthy Skin Sporty Physique Sunny Smiles click for details! Who? Male and female residents of Singapore, 18 [...]

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Mini Sasa Haul

May 14, 2009
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Mini Sasa Haul

Thanks to Kim who gushed about Sasa HD Perfect Foundation (S$18.90) to me last week, I had to pop into the store when I was in Marina Square two days back. According to the BB Cream Queen, this [...]

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