Sizing Up Samples From NOPS

Last November, I collected some samples from the then newly opened NOPS outlet in Sunway Pyramid. The samples are quite generously sized although it's not stated exactly how many ml each sachet contains. (1) Pure Pearl...

Guest Review Of Garnier Light Whiten & Even Moisturizing Cream SPF17/PA++

This time, guest reviewer Camie reviews Garnier Light's Whiten & Even Moisturizing Cream SPF17/PA++. It's packaged in a yellow glass jar (feels quite heavy) with a white cap. I believe it's intended for all skin types...

Neogence’s Hyaluronic Acid Hydrating Skincare

One of the big skincare trends last year was skincare with hyaluronic acid as the primary ingredient. We saw this with well known counter brands and drugstore brands. Neogence is a Taiwanese brand whose products are available at Sasa...

Sizing Up Samples : Shiseido Benefiance WrinkleResist 24

Some time in January, Shiseido revamped its Benefiance skincare range. Out with the old and in with WrinkleResist 24. Benefiance skincare is formulated for more mature skins which need more care to delay the formation of...

Dual Purpose L’oreal Revitalift White Day Cream SPF18

It sounded very promising, a moisturiser for whitening and anti-ageing at the same time. No more having to use one moisturiser for reducing dark spot and another for lines and wrinkles. It sounds like every...

Recharging Skin In 28 Days With La Colline

Switzerland is a country well known for its scenery, fine cheeses and skincare. La Colline was founded in 1997 in Sion, a town nestled between two hills ("collines" in French) by a Frenchman, Hugues Guyon...

“Can Great Skin Be Created?” : Clinique’s 3-Step Skin Care System Says “Yes”

L to R - Liquid Facial Soap, Clarifying Lotion, DDML  The mainstay of the Clinique brand is undoubtedly its 3-step skin care system which is what most people will think of if you ask them what's...

Escargots Are Not Just For Consumption : NOPS All In One Snail Healing Cream

A few years ago, I'd already read about the Geisha-inspired facial which uses "uguisu no fun" or nightingale droppings" for brightening skin. So it's not a surprise that NOPS has an All In One Snail...