• This website blog is dedicated to bringing together information about the wonderful choices for our skin care and makeup that are available today.

    My goal is to find the best skin care and makeup products and to share my findings with you. I am also sharing my personal experiences and knowledge about beauty related topics, particularly on the products which I have personally purchased and used.*

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REVIEW: Lush’s Full of Grace

Lush’s Full of Grace Product: An all-around great serum for sensitive skin! Comments: I can’t live without this every night! LOVE this little thing. Perfect for my sensitive skin. I put this on before bed every night and I swear it helps calm blemishes so much. Also skin looks just generally more supple, even, and … Continue reading

REVIEW: Lush’s Ultrabland

Lush’s Ultrabland Product: An amazing makeup remover and all purpose cleanser! Comments: I can’t live without this every night! I take about a dime-sized piece and work it into my face in small circular motions. I put it all over my eyes and kind of rub in between my lashes to remove ALL mascara/eyeliner (no … Continue reading

REVIEW: Lush’s Bûche de Noël

Lush’s Bûche de Noël Product: A great holiday cleanser for all skin types. Comments: Another great cleaner from Lush, similar to Angels on Bare Skin. This leaves your face really smooth and soft, but Buche de Noel is even better as it smells lovely and fruity. Yum! It’s a definite repurchase. Unfortunately, it’s only a … Continue reading

REVIEW: Clairol Pssssst Dry Shampoo

Clairol Pssssst Dry Shampoo Product: A dry shampoo with very little scent.   Comments: This was the first dry shampoo that I’ve tried. In a nutshell, it works! It cleans hair and removes oils. However, I noticed that it does, sometimes, make my hair a bit stiff due to too much powder. The upside that there is no scent. … Continue reading

REVIEW: Suave Dry Shampoo

Suave Dry Shampoo Product: Great product for the price. Comments: I have fine, dark Asian hair that becomes limp the day after washing it. My scalp also becomes greasy very quickly while the ends of my hair are dry, so I hate washing it more than 3 times a week but never know what to do about the greasiness. This stuff … Continue reading

REVIEW: Lush No Drought Dry Shampoo

Lush No Drought Dry Shampoo Product: This natural product does the trick! Comments: It smells like lemon and removes about 80% of grease from your hair. It doesn’t turn my hair white or change the color (gray tint). A little goes a long way. Use it sparingly because too much at once can be harder … Continue reading

REVIEW: Batiste Dry Shampoo

Batiste Dry Shampoo Product: This is simply amazing! Comments: I love this stuff! I mean LOVE! I have long dark Asian hair, so theres no grace period when my roots start to get greasy. Because my hair is long, I noticed the ends were taking a beating from washing so often. This stuff saved my hair I … Continue reading

REVIEW: Trader Joe’s Aloe Vera Gel

Trader Joe’s Aloe Vera Gel Product: Go natural! This gel can calm down any inflammation! Comments: Multi-fuctioning, great for your skin and most of all, cheap! Like all mainly-aloe products, this is great for your skin if it’s irritated, swollen or sunburned. One great use I found for it is to rub it all over … Continue reading

REVIEW: Trader Joe’s Vitamin E Oil

Trader Joe’s Vitamin E Oil Product: Go natural! This bottle of oil can help with skin healing! Comments: Love this stuff. Cheap, versatile, and easy to find. I mix a drop or two with my night moisturizer. It helps to fade old acne scars or discoloration on my face. I am amazed with the results … Continue reading

REVIEW: Trader Joe’s Spa Jojoba Oil

Trader Joe’s Spa Jojoba Oil Product: Go natural! This bottle of oil can erase your skin’s imperfections! Comments: This has TRANSFORMED my skin! I have incredibly oily and acne-prone skin, and I am amazed by the results. I use a few drops of this in my night moisturizer before I go to bed. This isn’t … Continue reading