Category Archives: Beauty

Colorful Liquid Eyeliner by H&M

UPDATE: The eyeliner goes on sheerly and patchy, so multiple layers are needed. I recommend letting each layer dry before applying the next layer. Wear time is good and typical of a liquid liner. I also recommend trying this as … Continue reading

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Colorful Lashes Mascara by H&M

UPDATE: I recommend skipping the mascara due to just how little product is on the bristles. See my post in the corresponding liquid eyeliner. To obtain shimmery lashes, it would be easier to use the eyeliner to paint the color … Continue reading

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Different Strokes

Standards of beauty differ across the world. One example is apparent in the eyebrow stencils from two different companies, one Korean and the other American. IPKN NewYork Semi-Tattoo Eyebrow and Anastasia Beverly Hills Beauty Express for Brows and Eyes both … Continue reading

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Natural, organic BB creams

I recently purchased two BB creams from brands marketed as natural, organic, eco-friendly, and cruelty-free–all huge pluses in my opinion. I have only swatched these and will post a review later. In the meantime, here are my first impressions. The … Continue reading

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Loving Luminous Lilac

At Target, I picked up Pixi nail polish in Luminous Lilac. The original price was $8, but it’s on clearance for $2.40, and until tomorrow 8am PST, it’s $3 on Hautelook. Luminous Lilac is a soft lilac (what’s the difference … Continue reading

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Saturday night manicure

Saturday Night Manicure Ingredients: Cuticle remover Base coat Nail polish Top coat Directions: Apply cuticle remover to cuticles. Wait 3 minutes. Push back cuticles with fingernails. Wash and dry hands. Apply base coat. By the time you’re done with both … Continue reading

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I’m melting! Mellllting!!

I just re-purchased Boots No7 Beautiful Skin Melting Gel Cleanser ($8.49 at Target and drugstore.com).  This cleanser is unlike anything I’ve come across before and probably unlike anything you’ve come across before, too! Aimed at normal and dry skin (my … Continue reading

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