• Maison Martin Margiela Replica Lazy Sunday Morning

    Maison Martin Margiela Replica Lazy Sunday Morning

    Maison Martin Margiela (or MMM as the house’s loyalists call it) has established a reputation for introducing avant-garde, intelligent clothing season after season. Apparel that question form and function vis-a-vis design aesthetics, with a dramatic deconstructed sensibility. Taking the same approach to fragrances, MMM launched the Replica collection in 2010. Each Replica fragrance carries poetic […]

  • YSL Couture Mono Eyeshadow

    YSL Couture Mono Eyeshadow

    A year after the revamp of its eyeshadow palettes, YSL has released a whole new range of eyeshadow singles, the YSL Couture Mono Eyeshadow.  These were released in the Spring 2015 in the US, but have only recently made their way to Asia.  I have swatched all 16 shades, and would like to share some of […]

  • Radical Skincare bodycare feature

    Radical Skincare Firming Neck Gel, Body, Hand and Nail Multi-Repair

    When I was younger, I used to think it rather profligate to indulge in luxury bodycare products when drugstore performs well enough. Of course that’s like preaching to the choir, and for a beauty junkie, good bodycare is a natural extension of skincare. Having invested so much to ensure my face is in tip-top condition, […]

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Maison Martin Margiela Replica Lazy Sunday Morning

Maison Martin Margiela Replica Lazy Sunday Morning

Maison Martin Margiela (or MMM as the house’s loyalists call it) has established a reputation for introducing avant-garde, intelligent clothing season after season. Apparel that question form and function vis-a-vis design aesthetics, with a dramatic deconstructed sensibility. Taking the same approach to fragrances, MMM launched the Replica collection in 2010. Each Replica fragrance carries poetic […]

YSL Couture Mono Eyeshadow

YSL Couture Mono Eyeshadow

A year after the revamp of its eyeshadow palettes, YSL has released a whole new range of eyeshadow singles, the YSL Couture Mono Eyeshadow.  These were released in the Spring 2015 in the US, but have only recently made their way to Asia.  I have swatched all 16 shades, and would like to share some of […]

Radical Skincare bodycare feature

Radical Skincare Firming Neck Gel, Body, Hand and Nail Multi-Repair

When I was younger, I used to think it rather profligate to indulge in luxury bodycare products when drugstore performs well enough. Of course that’s like preaching to the choir, and for a beauty junkie, good bodycare is a natural extension of skincare. Having invested so much to ensure my face is in tip-top condition, […]

Estee Lauder Modern Muse Chic

Estee Lauder Modern Muse Chic – A Dual-Impression Fragrance

When we think of muses, we tend to look outwards at others for inspiration, gravitating to personalities that we admire. Perhaps somebody vivacious and bold, or someone mysterious and seductive? But in reality, we are all multi-faceted beings, and should be free to embrace the entire range of emotions such nuances evoke in us. For […]

Liquid concealers

4 Handy Concealers to Keep In Your Purse!

There is nothing worse than having to dash to a function after work, and realizing an entire day of staring at the computer has brought out those ghoulish dark circles. Or perhaps your makeup has faded in some areas (for me it’s always around the nose, chin and forehead between the brows), and you need […]

Shu Uemura browsword hard formula eyebrow pencil

Artfully Eliminating Brow Woes with Shu Uemura’s Brow:sword & Hard Formula Eyebrow Pencil

Nothing frames the face better than a pair of well-groomed brows, and there is even the possibility of subtly altering the overall makeup look by changing up your brow game. For over 25 years, fans of Shu Uemura have been raving about the legendary Hard Formula eyebrow pencil… and now, there is a handy travel-friendlier […]

TheFaceShop Ink Lipquid

TheFaceShop Ink Lipquid

Liquid lipcolors are all the rage this time of the year, and I’m seriously loving this year’s crop of new formula.  The latest to arrive is TheFaceShop‘s Ink Lipquid, an all-in-one liquid lip product.

Victoria Victoria Beckham x Nails Inc Bamboo White

VVB Victoria, Victoria Beckham x Nails Inc Bamboo White

Happy #ManiMonday again folks!  As promised, I’m back with the 2nd nail polish from the VVB x Nails Inc collaboration – Bamboo White!

3Lab feature

A Quick Chat with 3Lab’s Erica Chung & First Impressions on A Handful of Products

I was thrilled when I got a chance to meet with one of the founders of 3Lab recently, and particularly nervous when I saw her flawless complexion and poised grace.  At 59, Erica is the epitome of graceful aging, and can easily pass for my sister.  There are not many ladies who have successfully built a thriving […]

Givenchy Gentlemen Only Casual Chic

Casual Chic for Gentlemen Only by Givenchy

We all want our men to exude a certain je ne said quoi, all easy charm and modern gentility.  Of course, every man has his own distinctive style, and it is our “job” as wives and lovers to shape our jars of clay… 😉  I say that tongue-in-cheek of course, but over the years my […]