This is a blog where I speak honestly and openly about my experiences with makeup and skincare products in hopes that it may help others (esp. fellow acne sufferers). It explores the world of asian beauty products in particular as they have made the greatest contributions to my skin.
Brands Included: COSRX | Missha | TheFaceShop | the CREME shop | Hada Labo | SCINIC | Kikumasamune | Mamonde 1. COSRX COSRX – AHA/BHA Clarifying Treatment Toner As somebody with oily, acne-prone skin, I found this product to work fine, but it did not seem to do quite as much as I would have… Continue reading Empties & Mini Reviews [July 2017 – December 2017]
Packaging: The product comes in a black plastic compact (12g) with a little divider to house the puff. The packaging surprised me a lot in that it felt extremely cheap. And by looking at the photo of the puff you can see that my nails cause indentations just by holding it to apply the product.… Continue reading Review: Clio – Kill Cover Highest Wear Pact SPF30/PA++ No.2-BP (”Lingerie,” Blooming Powder)
Packaging: This product comes in your basic BB cushion case (15g) with a mirror, puff, and tray to store the puff. This case is larger than the sleek ones we see more often now, but I see this as a good thing because it just means it holds more product! The accompanying puff is small… Continue reading Review: Laneige – Skin Veil Base Cushion SPF22/PA++ No.60 (Light Green)
Packaging: It comes in a sturdy plastic bottle (5.5ml) equipped with an equally sturdy wand that has a slight groove for ease of application. Much like a lip gloss, the wand doubles as a cap that spins off to open. It picks up a perfect amount of product to apply in one go. Price: I… Continue reading Review: Clio – Virgin Kiss Tension Lip Oil Tint (#08 Just Coral)
Anonymous asked: hello! would you happen to know why when i use toner my skin burns (though i’m not allergic to any of its ingredients)? Response: There are a few reasons that your toner might cause a burning sensation; most notably, if you do not have any known sensitivities to any of the ingredients in the… Continue reading Q: Would you happen to know why when I use toner my skin burns (though I’m not allergic to any of its ingredients)?
Janine!!!! I love your posts! Didn’t know you’ve been blogging about skincare. I’m obsessed with skin care and makeup stuff. Sooo excited to see you! I hope we can talk about skin care stuff and make up stuff together! I love missha too! I’ve only ever used their Bb cushion tho and I like it.
— Michelle C.
Make-up and skin care products are tricky most of the time. Luckily, my roommate created a review website that showcases her passion for Asian beauty products and which ones would work for our crazy weather here in Canada. If you want younger looking skin, check her blog below and don’t forget to SHARE and SUBSCRIBE to her page. You won’t regret it!
— Kristy A.