REVIEW: Clio Gelpresso Waterproof Pencil Gel Liner

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? Well, for one, they aren’t meant to be like regular pencil liners. Clio claims they…

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What are sheet masks?

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 growing trend, especially on Western social media, of people using sheet masks. Yet I’ve also…

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Why Asian Beauty?

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 find it works better for me and why I prefer Asian beauty overall: 1. Ahead…

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My Beauty Journey (so far…)

Happy New Year! Since it’s now 2016 (where on earth did 2015 go??), I thought I’d take a look back all the way to 2008 where my beauty journey started. The beginning I was definitely a late bloomer compared to many of my peers when it came to all things beauty-related. I was very much a tomboy up to that point and only really started getting interested in makeup when…

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Christmas Beauty Haul Part 2 (Gifts & HKC Plaza)

Following on from Part 1 of my Christmas haul, this is part 2 which includes beauty-related gifts I received and some I treated myself to. Christmas Gifts: The following were Christmas gifts mainly from my sister. I gave her an Ebay Christmas wishlist with some skincare and makeup products that I wanted from Korea and then she randomly picked these. I gave her the seller iamLove-shop and she said it was a…

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