Product info: This lip sleeping mask is an overnight lip care that creates smooth, firm lips that last all day by softly melting dead skin cells on the lips while you sleep and relieves troubles that can’t be solved with a moisturizing lip balm alone. You put it on before bed and then remove it in… Continue reading REVIEW: Laneige Lip Sleeping Mask
This week I’ve been nominated for my first Beauty Blogger Award by Lily at A River Lily – thank you! 🙂 Check her out if you haven’t already, she has a great site. Beauty Blogger Award Rules: Thank and link to the person that nominated you Answer their set of 10 questions Create 10 new questions and… Continue reading Beauty Blogger Award
If you follow my Instagram, you’ll know I was really excited last weekend because I found my first physical Korean shop in central London that sells sheet masks. The Centre Point Food Store on New Oxford Street sells primarily Korean and Japanese food but they had a small Korean beauty section at the back of… Continue reading Mediheal Kiwi Apple Ade Mask
First BB bag of the new year is here! Took a couple days longer to arrive than normal which I put down to the fact the bag came in a box this month rather than the less bulky packet it usually comes in, but I’m just happy to finally receive it because this was the… Continue reading Beauteque Bag January 2016
This Ryo shampoo featured in my Christmas haul where I mentioned I got this for my mum as she is always looking for hair treatments to stimulate hair growth and prevent hair-loss. This Korean brand caught my eye for its use of oriental herbal ingredients (aka hanbang) and because I know my mum loves anything with… Continue reading Initial Impressions: Ryo Anti-hair Loss Shampoo/려 자양윤모
I love pampering my face with a nice sheet mask and I’ve enjoyed many good ones over the past few months that I’ve been using them. Some better than others for different reasons, but overall, I’ve liked the results they’ve given. I haven’t yet had one that I’ve truly disliked. Enter the Skinfood Everyday Facial… Continue reading Skinfood Everyday Facial Mask Sheet – Tomato
This year I plan to be more diligent with face masks. Being in the same time zone and not travelling as much this year (so I’m less exhausted all the time), means I can be more consistent with using them when I need. One of the first ones I bought and tried back in Seoul last… Continue reading The Face Shop Real Nature Mask – Green Tea
I haven’t used a pencil eyeliner since I was 18 and ordinarily, nothing would get me back into trying them since I love using gel eyeliners and have never had any complaints about them. However, I was intrigued when I found out about the Clio Gelpresso Waterproof Pencil Gel Liners. So what makes them different?… Continue reading REVIEW: Clio Gelpresso Waterproof Pencil Gel Liner
Sheet masks have been a huge part of the Asian skincare for a long time now and particularly in South Korea where you can frequently see them in dramas, movies, celebrity social media etc. Every beauty shop stocks them and every person can use them: young, old, male, female. The past year, I’ve seen a… Continue reading What are sheet masks?
So in my last post I talked about my 8 year beauty journey and mentioned that I had switched my skincare and makeup routine to predominantly Korean products. Some people may be thinking why in particular I changed it and what makes Asian beauty products so different. This post will look at some main reasons why I… Continue reading Why Asian Beauty?