Hits & Misses

Hi all, How’s your summer starting off so far? We were enjoying mild temperatures just last week, and suddenly got hit with 30 degrees celcius heat. Bleh! Thank goodness I have a day off from work, so I can avoid stiff workwear in this muggy heat… It also means that I finally get a chance … More Hits & Misses

Review: Shiseido Purifying Mask and Buxom Full Bodied Lipgloss

Hi all! It’s been a while! How have you all been doing? On my day off last week, I finally got the chance to attend Shiseido’s annual warehouse sale. Not only do they sell Shiseido products, but also other brands that fall under the Shiseido tree (ie. NARS, Cle de Peau, Orlane, Joico, Buxom). Last … More Review: Shiseido Purifying Mask and Buxom Full Bodied Lipgloss

Fresh Rose Floral Toner vs Heritage Rosewater & Glycerin

Hi guys! This post is going to be a battle of the rosewater toners: Fresh Rose Floral Toner vs Heritage Rosewater & Glycerin. One is priced at $47 CAD ($53.11 after tax) at Sephora and the latter at $13 CAD ($14.69) in local health food stores. Below are brief reviews of my personal experience and … More Fresh Rose Floral Toner vs Heritage Rosewater & Glycerin

Review: CosRx Advanced Snail 92 All in One Cream

I guess I’ve finally succumbed to the marketing of the Korean cosmetics industry ’cause I ended up scouring the net, high and low, for an unfragranced snail cream. Many of you may already know that it’s difficult to find unfragranced skincare from the Asian market in the first place. But I found one! 😀 CosRx … More Review: CosRx Advanced Snail 92 All in One Cream

Favourite Scent of All Time: Yves Rocher Blackberries

When receiving scented gifts from friends, I’m always wary of the fragrance – afraid that it’ll smell too strong or really wacky. But I have to say, that when I received the Blackberries cream and soap as gifts and took a whiff of it, one word came to mind: “Heavenly!” The Blackberries fragrance (now renamed … More Favourite Scent of All Time: Yves Rocher Blackberries

Review: Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturizing Gel

Closer to the warmer seasons, I was looking for a fragrance-free and lightweight moisturizer that could sink into the skin quickly with no oiliness left behind. After around 3+ months of usage, here’s my take on Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturizing Gel! Performance: Absorbs quickly ; Leaves no oiliness ; Lightweight ; No added fragrance ; … More Review: Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturizing Gel