Skin-y love: Fall Skincare & Beauty Haul

I’ve been hit by the beauty bug lately. But whereas I tend to invest in skincare more, I’ve started to experiment with a little bit of makeup, too. So after a little bit of ooh-ing and ahh-ing and just biting the bullet, my fall faves consist of neo-cult faves and…

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Skin-y Love: Summer 2017 Skincare Favourites

Summer skincare is always a tricky one, because you never really know whether you’re having a dry summer or a wet summer in England. (On that note, I’m hoping the sunny Summer boat hasn’t sailed yet.) Still, I have my current seasonal favourites that complement my dose of SPF as…

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Skin-y Love: My current facial skincare favourites

I hate getting ID’ed. Not because I find it insulting per se. But because I always get “You’re so lucky you’ve got those Asian genes *guffaw* guffaw*” after proving I am of legal age. Come on now. Not all Asians have good genes. I’d show you examples, but 1) that’s…

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Skin-y love at first swipe: Bobbi Brown Skin Foundation SPF15

What’s the most difficult thing to find in a basic makeup kit? I reckon it’s foundation. The cons of using the wrong one can most definitely cause a lot of *facepalm* moments: Hello, espasol face! – When you end up wearing a shade lighter or the finish is brighter than…

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Favourite… Makeup Must Haves. (Skin-y Love part 2)

I’ve always loved skin care products but I’ve only developed an appreciation for makeup recently. A few years ago I had the most basic makeup kit (concealer, eyeliner and the odd shadow palette) for days when the straight-out-of-bed look is beyond unacceptable and the au naturelle face has to stay under…

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