Yearly Archives: 2007

Murad Waterproof Sunblock SPF 30 Review

Murad Waterproof Sunblock SPF 30 ($35) is definitely one of my favorite suncreen! It contains Hyaluronic Acid and phyto-lipids to preserve skin's moisture barrier along Pomegranate Extract to enhance sun protection and prevent free radical damage. The sunscreen feels very hydrating without being greasy and the smell is pretty tolerable. I like to use this straight after I wash my...

Coppertone Waterbabies Spray SPF50 Review

I admit it - I only got Coppertone Waterbabies Spray SPF50 (~$6) because I fell in love with the pink bottle and the baby. Lucky for me, this sunscreen is so much more than just a cute bottle. The sunscreen contains Avobenzone (3%), Homosalate (13%), Octisalate (5%), Octocrylene (2%) and Oxybenzone (4%) for both UVA and UVB protection. Thanks to...

Shiseido Anessa Neo Sunscreen SPF50 Review

Flip through any Japanese magazine and you will definitely see Shiseido Anessa Neo Sunscreen SPF50 ($38) (yes it is that popular in Asia!) So when it first came out in Hong Kong, I literally ran out and got myself a bottle. But sadly, that turned out to be a not-so-great idea. Like most Japanese sunscreens, this goes on greasy but...

Makeup Tips For Prom

I have been getting a *lot* of requests for prom makeup tips lately so hopefully this will clear up some of your questions =) What Products To Wear This is all up to you. You can wear as many as ten twenty products or as little as five. But no matter what you do, here are some products that I recommend...

Dior 2008 S/S Cruise Collection Makeup Breakdowns

Models showed off the gorgeous Dior 2008 Cruise Collection with matching bubblegum makeup in NYC this Monday, attracting celebrities like Penelope Cruz, Charlize Theron, Dita Von Teese and more. Makeup To copy the look, go for neon colors in pink, yellow, green, orange and purple on the eyes. Pick an eyeshadow with a satin finish and for maximum intensity, press the...

Celebrity Makeup Breakdown: Rihanna

With a new album coming out, Rihanna ditched her long, girl-next-door locks for a sexier, sleek bob and sultry makeup. Face Smooth on a tinted foundation to even out your skin. Warm up your skin by applying a bronzer one shade or two darker along your hairline and cheekbones. Eyes Keep eyebrows neat by brushing them upwards and filling in any sparse area...