Skincare and Makeup Empties 2017…so far

I’m back with my skincare and makeup empties of 2017. Even though its not the end of the year yet, it’s been 11 months since my last empties post, so this is long overdue. >< I probably shouldn’t leave it so long next time because I have a lot to talk about in this post. I wil probably do another ’empties’ in the next few months because I already have…

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FACE-OFF: Cosrx Sleeping Masks – Ultimate Moisturizing Honey VS Ultimate Nourishing Rice

Cosrx has really gained a big cult following within the beauty community for the last couple years and have really solidified themselves as an effective skincare brand with an affordable price-point, simple and minimal ingredients with products that are well suited for sensitive and acne-prone skin. In this post I will be comparing the two popular sleeping masks from Cosrx. (If you aren’t familiar with what they are, you can read more about…

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REVIEW: IOPE Bio Hydro Cream

I’ve been using the IOPE Bio Hydro Cream on and off over the past year, especially this past Autumn/Winter and it always rescues my skin in its time of need so I thought I’d share exactly what makes this such a good moisturiser to have on hand. IOPE is a mid-high end beauty brand and famous for being the first innovators of the cushion compact. I really trust IOPE in terms…

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KOREAN SKINCARE ROUTINE 101: Part 4: Moisturiser & Sleeping Mask

**Previously: Part 3: Sheet Mask, Essence/Serum/Ampoule & Eye Cream** BREAKDOWN OF SKINCARE STEPS: In part 4 of this series, we will look at steps 9 and 11 of the skincare routine: Oil Cleanser (Makeup remover) Facial Cleanser Exfoliator/Wash Off Mask* Toner First Treatment Essence Sheet Mask* Essence/Serum/Ampoule Eye Cream MOISTURISER Sunscreen (Daytime) SLEEPING MASK/PACK* (Night  time) (*Doesn’t need to be used everyday; usually a 1-2x weekly treatment) STEP 9: MOISTURISER While essences and serums…

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REVIEW: Innisfree Jeju Lava Seawater Essence & Cream

At the start of this year, Innisfree launched a new skincare line containing Jeju lava seawater which focuses on hydration and anti-aging. I was immediately drawn to the beautiful deep blue ocean packaging (as blue is my favourite colour), and Innisfree skincare always works really well for me so I was eager to try products from the new line. (I’ve since finished both these products as you can see it in…

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