28, 09, 2016
France (and of course its landmark city of Paris) is having its well-deserved moment in the limelight this season, and when 2 iconic French brands come together, the result is a truly special collaboration. The Sonia Rykiel x Lancome collection is very chic and wearable, and yet it manages to throw a few fun punches in a concise 12-piece capsule collection. I have some of the items and would like to show them to you over a couple of days. At the heart of the collection are 2 maxi palettes, and for today I’d like to focus on pretty pinks and purples in the Parisian Fresh Spirit, and the blush and lip colors in matching designs!
27, 09, 2016
What do you get when you combine a passion for food and skincare? I’ve always known that the folks at Fresh love to use natural ingredients in their products, but it was still a surprise (a very exciting one!) when I first took a whiff and dipped my finger into their latest… Fresh Vitamin Nectar Vibrancy-Boosting Face Mask!
23, 09, 2016
Estee Lauder does not do designer collaborations very often (the last one that comes to mind is the Courrèges Estée Lauder Collection from Summer 2015), and when it chooses to do so, it does it exceedingly well. And this Fall 2016, Estee Lauder has partnered up with the icon of style – Victoria Beckham! It is a succinct and highly curated collection of only 14 items, in a uber luxe packaging that has fans enthralled all over the world. The collection launched in the US and UK 10 days ago, and is mostly soldout within days. Thankfully for us, the collection will be launching here in Singapore and other parts of Asia soon. To help you make up your mind whether to call dips on these covetable pieces, here are the complete swatches of the Victoria Beckham for Estee Lauder Makeup Collection!
21, 09, 2016
Beauty you’re It! IT Cosmetics has earned a cult-like following in the US over the past few years; and with the aim of helping women with rosacea and other skin problems achieve beautiful, healthy skin… IT Cosmetics seems like the perfect soulmate for me. When I heard that IT Cosmetics will be launching at Sephora internationally, I knew this brand was going to fly, and if you hadn’t already picked some up for yourself, here is a quick run-down of some of their top sellers!
19, 09, 2016
Pixi Beauty made me squeal like a little girl recently when a box of their latest Multibalms for Cheeks and Lips showed up on my doorstep one day! This was a brand that I had really loved during my college days, and every time I was in a Target store I would spend more time browsing the Pixi shelves than picking out groceries. The clean minimalistic packaging and chic trendy colors were irresistible to me, and very affordably priced for my tight college budget. Ever since I moved back to Singapore, I’ve missed Pixi so terribly much, not just the easy access (because I just realized that Pixi ships internationally!) but also nobody in Asia seems to know much about the brand. So, today I hope to remedy that somewhat, but showing you these amazing Pixi Multibalms for Cheeks and Lips!
14, 09, 2016
This Fall 2016, Bobbi Brown celebrates its 25th anniversary and to commemorate the occasion, the brand will be releasing a special Bobbi Brown City Collection featuring 3 special limited edition palettes inspired by the iconic cities of New York, London and Paris. I have swatches of all of them, and would also like to share a more detailed review of the Paris Palette with you today!