Category Makeup

REVIEW: Banila Co Fall in Seoul Kiss Collector Moisture Lipstick in Bukchon / Burgundy

Hi ladies! Today, I’ll be reviewing one of my all-time fave lippies from Korean brand, Banila Co. I fell in love with this shade and lipstick at first sight during the Banila Co launch last November. During the launch, I made up my mind to try only one shade of lippie, and I was just lucky to pick the one lippie that I really liked, so I wore it for the rest of the day, and decided to purchase a week after my discovery...

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Review: Pili Lip and Cheek Tint in Classic

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Disclaimer: I work for Pili Beauty / Elemie Naturals.

Let me start of by saying that I’ve completely fallen in love with this brand. You might find this hard to believe, given the disclaimer I’ve added at the start of this blog post, but it’s true. I’ve been using their products for two months now, and I’m looking forward to collecting all the shades of their Lip and Cheek Tint. But before any talk of that, let me share with you a short introduction to the brand.

Pili takes pride in creating wo...

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Review: Colourette Cosmetics Lipstick in Sahara

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I’ve been seeing Colourette Cosmetics a lot on my newsfeed these past few months, so I didn’t pass up on the opportunity to purchase one of their lippies when I went on a mini shopping spree on Lazada. The Colourette Lipstick in Sahara was priced at Php 550 when I purchased it, and I’ve had a couple (maybe 2-3) months to test it out and see if it proves to be a keeper.

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Packaging: The lippie came in a thin, black box, properly labeled with the shade of the lipstick at the bottom of the box...

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A First Look Into Aqua Mineral’s Salt Room

Aqua Mineral has been one of my favorite skincare brands since I started using their products two years ago, and I’ve been using them ever since. They have brought to the Philippines an extensive range of cosmetic and skincare products, as well as men’s care sets, and even anti-aging products that are beyond incredible. If you haven’t seen what Aqua Mineral’s Puffiness Eraser can do, then I suggest you watch the video below:

If that video did not make your jaws drop, then I don’t know what wil...

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Althea Korea Ships to the Philippines + First Althea Haul!

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I’m always on the lookout for new online shops to get my makeup fix from, and Althea Korea came at a time when the idea of a Sephora Philippines remained distant, and my go-to websites were enough to keep me happy. Althea Korea is one of the most popular beauty shopping sites, and they specialize in Korean cosmetics. If you’ve ever watched a couple of K-dramas, you’d know the miraculous effect K-cosmetics have on a person’s skin and appearance...

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Trending: Denim Hair is the Hair Color To Match Every Outfit

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Denim-esque hair: Yay or Nay?

These trending hair color trends keep getting better and better! This time, experts and hair stylists have taken inspiration from denim, which has recently been spotted in catwalks and runways for Chanel and Celine. For those looking for the familiar and laid-back feel for their tresses, then denim hair might just be your next match. The new hair color is the brainchild of Adam Reed, the co-founder of award-winning London hairdressers, Percy & Reed...

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This New Eyeliner Trick Will Make Your Eyes Look Brighter

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Looking for a cool new trick to further your makeup game? Here’s a subtle new makeup hack that doesn’t require advanced makeup application skills, and is perfect for all makeup lovers of all levels. At the Marissa Webb Fall 2016 New York Fashion Week show, the models rocked two-tone eyeliners — an idea so simple, you’d probably think to yourself “Why haven’t I thought of this before?” after seeing the rest of the photos...

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5 Seriously Crazy Beauty Trends That Will Definitely Make You Stand Out

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Glitter freckles is sweeping Instagram (Source)

We’ve seen a lot of beauty trends in 2015 that were too crazy to attempt (remember glitter roots, bubble nails, and glitter beards?), and we were all relieved when these fads died down. However, new funky trends are surfacing, and some older trends from late 2015 live to fight another day, as they continue to make waves on Instagram and all over the world wide web. Here are the funkiest trends of 2016, in no particular order:

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Rainbow Underlights


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What’s the Best Type of Glutathione For You?

What's the Best Type of Glutathione For You?

The whitening craze in the Philippines doesn’t show any signs of dying down anytime soon. But with the number of glutathione types in the market today, it’s understandable why women would find it challenging to choose the right type of glutathione for them. As of my last count, there are five glutathione types by route of administration. Some users choose to use just one type at a time, and some, two combined for faster results...

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5 Beauty Items Which Should Always Be On Your Bedside Table

If you probably love to sleep and just lay in bed the whole day half as much as I do, then you know you spend *A LOT* of time in bed. You’ve probably contemplated moving the bed next to your bathroom door, and maybe closer to the microwave, too! That way, everything you’ll ever need is within reach.

Amen, girl!

But let’s not get ahead of ourselves...

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