Sizing Up Samples : Clé De Peau Beaute

Other than the innumerable skincare samples I have lying around, I have to get through the fair number of make-up samples from various brands. Slowly but surely I hope to get through at least half...

Silky Smooth Skin With Inglot Under Makeup Base

I don't know if I've ever used a product that only contains 3 ingredients but Inglot's Under Makeup Base is one of them. It only has "Cyclopentasiloxane, Polysilicone-11, Dimethicone" in its list of ingredients. I...

Sephora Brightening & Smoothing Concealer

My favourite type of concealer is the creamy kind like MAC's Select Moisturecover because it's hydrating and provides excellent coverage. Sephora has a range of brightening & smoothing concealers which come in click-pens. There are 8 shades altogether...

Prepping Skin With Cyber Colors Botanical Smoothing Hydro-base

Whenever I go for a makeover session, the makeup artist will invariably prep my skin before applying foundation. They do this either by applying a light layer of moisturiser after cleansing my skin and/or spritzing...

Sizing Up Samples From Benefit

I've always thought that Benefit has a lot of interesting products in very out-of-the-norm packaging. It's a brand that has spawned a lot of look-a-likes but when it comes to cute, fun and girly packaging,...

MAC Prep + Prime Highlighter In Bright Forecast

Bright Forecast is one of MAC's 3 highlighter pens which came out a few months ago, the other 2 being Light Boost and Radiant Rose. These are not. strictly speaking, concealers but I think they can...

Clinique Up-lighting Liquid Illuminator

Since Clinique came out with its range of up-lighting liquid illuminators several years ago and since then, I've wanted to try them out but didn't get round to it till recently when I asked for...

From Dull To Dewy In An Instant : Shu Uemura Stage Performer Instant-Glow

Most of the time, I skip makeup primers as I don't think it's a completely necessary step pre-makeup and for those of us in a hurry, it just takes up time. After all, you'd have to...

Light & Airy : Shu Uemura UV Under Base Mousse SPF 30 PA+++

Some time last year, Shu Uemura reformulated its famous and bestselling makeup base, UV under base mousse SPF 30 PA+++. Thanks to a special feature on Shu Uemura's UV limited edition mousse collection in The...

UDPP Is A Potent Potion

Coming face-to-face with Urban Decay's Eyeshadow Primer Potions for the first time was like meeting a cult classic. I'd heard so much about it beforehand but had never tried it until recently when I had...