Etude House Balm + Color Tint Review

I spotted this curious product in Etude House, a lip product with two colors housed in a crayon-type body. Upon closer inspection, I discovered it combined two of my favorite lippies: a lip balm plus a lip color that tints. Etude House Balm + Color Tint (PHP 478.00 at Etude House stores) comes in five shades: Read More …

Ridiculously Cheap Mini Beauty Haul at Landmark Makati

I’m a big fan of getting more bang for every buck I spend on beauty. Don’t get me wrong, I believe in investing in skin care and makeup. I’m willing to fork over my hard-earned money for pricier products–as long as I’m satisfied with their performance and they last me reasonably longer than the cheaper Read More …

Cathy Doll Lip Blur Review

I got the Cathy Doll Lip Blur in 06 Rose Apple (P199.00 at Watsons/ SM Department Stores) from Nikki Tiu of AskMeWhats.com when I attended her Perfecting Your Base Workshop. I was happy when I learned that Cathy Doll Philippines was one of the event sponsors. It’s a relatively new Korean-inspired brand from Thailand, marketed Read More …

Dewytree Premium Syn-ake Black Mask Review

Dewytree is a relatively new brand here in the Philippines. Right now, it’s available online through BeautyMNL.com. They have an ongoing promo (until supplies last) for every purchase of any Dewytree product: So since a.) I love sampler sets–they’re perfect for travel, b.) I wanted to try a product with syn-ake in it and c.) the Read More …

Perfecting Your Base Workshop by Nikki Tiu (AskMeWhats)

I signed up for Nikki Tiu of AskMeWhats.com‘s workshop entitled “Perfecting Your Base” last Saturday, July 25, 2016 at San Francisco Coffee Shop (SanCoCo). I’m no makeup pro, but I thought I knew more about creating a good makeup base than the average woman. To be honest, I signed up because I read her post on Read More …

Etude House Berry Delicious Color In Liquid Lips Juicy Review

Whew, that was a mouthful! Etude House recently released a new line of limited edition products on the first week of April 2016. It’s called the Berry Delicious collection and every single item in it is so cute and delicious-looking! Included in the collection are eyeshadow palettes, lip products, cream blushes, mascaras, nail colors, and an Read More …

5 Reasons to Shop at Althea Philippines

My heart exploded when I heard about Althea Philippines around early February this year, a few weeks before their official launch on February 15th. Beauty enthusiasts united that day to get their K-beauty on. The website ph.althea.kr actually crashed several times! So many people were logging on. If you haven’t tried Althea yet, here are Read More …

Unbelievable: Shiseido Tsubaki Shampoo and Conditioner at DAISO

I dropped by Daiso and guess what I found? Shiseido Tsubaki Shampoos and Conditioners 550 mL… for only P388 each! I’ve wanted to try these out for the longest time, but I just can’t bring myself to shell out more than a thousand pesos for my everyday shampoo and conditioner. I’ve been seeing them online Read More …