Product Reviews

Makeup and Beauty Product Reviews and Swatches

Shu Uemura High Performance Balancing Cleansing Oil Review

I purchased my first cleansing oil back in 1999 from none other than Shu Uemura, the creator of the first oil-based cleanser in Japan. While...

Fancl Mild Cleansing Oil Review

Back in the late 90s, Japanese beauty brand Fancl was really popular in Hong Kong and Mild Cleansing Oil ($28) was one of their...

DHC Deep Cleansing Oil Review

Back in college, I LOVED DHC Deep Cleansing Oil, one of the best-selling cleansers in Japan that is literally featured in EVERY single beauty...

Avene Soothing Eye Contour Cream Review

Avene Soothing Eye Contour Cream was one of the very first eye creams I ever purchased and so true to its name! Formulated with...

Eye Cream Reviews

Here are some reviews on the eye creams/gels I have used. Avene Soothing Eye Contour Cream (~$20) This eye cream is very true to its name....

How To Use A Kabuki Brush

Today I would like to write about Kabuki - not the kind of traditional Japanese theatre where heavily made-up men run around screaming in...

Different Types of Eyebrow Products and Reviews

Here is an entry on the different eyebrow products and a few reviews for Jadebutterfly. Without a doubt, Eyebrow Powders give the most natural look....

Eye Makeup Remover Reviews

Here's for Loraine =) Botanics Soothing Eye Make-Up Remover ($5.99) This is hands down the best dual-phase eye makeup remover in the market considering how cheap...

Chanel Teint Fluide Universel Multi-vitamin Natural Makeup SPF 15 Review

Chanel Teint Fluide Universel Multi-vitamin Natural Makeup SPF 15 ($42) was one of my very first foundations and definitely one of my favorites. I...

MAC Face And Body Foundation Review

A popular on the runway, MAC Face And Body Foundation ($30) is a water-based, water-resistant foundation that claims to provide long-lasting, natural coverage for...