Endless Summer Fun 2015 with Dermplus

Sunny weather usually brings the feeling of brightness, cheerfulness, and endless amount of fun. Summer season is most often associated with sands, shorts, bikinis, and tanned skin that’s why a lot of us love to hit the beach at this time of the year. We love frolicking in the sea for hours and while this seems to be a perfect activity, we are also putting ourselves in risk when we don’t use appropriate sun protection. Exposure to the sun in long hours without a trusty sun block regularly applied can increase the probability of skin aging and worst, skin cancer. Read More …

Unboxing: BDJ December Box (Covergirl Exclusive)

You know what they say about December and gifts. For this month, I am lucky to receive my first ever beauty box. BDJ Box made it more amazing by throwing an exclusive Covergirl treat to celebrate the season. Just like any other special boxes, this one comes with this colorful sleeve. I am a Covergirl user myself and I specifically love its underrated lipsticks and mascara. I am happy that my first box will be from this brand. Upon opening, I am glad to see that everything is in full size. I had this impression way back that most beauty Read More …

Yakson House + Newest Beauty Editor

I have already accepted that my face is somewhat asymmetrical. The right side of my jaw tends to jut a little more than the left and this makes me feel conscious on how I look. Living in this modern world where cameras are flashing everywhere, I feel a tad insecure when I see a not-so-flattering photo of me in this awkward angle. My orthodontic braces help in correcting my bite, though they couldn’t correct my jaw bone. Plastic surgery seems to be the only solution, but I will never go down that road. Helpless, I attend my dental appointments religiously Read More …

Beauty: Etude House Precious Mineral BB Cream Bright Fit Review

To answer some requests from friends and blog readers, I will now start writing beauty product reviews here at Impressions of a Princess. Since most of my skincare and makeup are from Korea, why not start with the Korean makeup international superstar – the BB Cream. For today’s post, let me share my thoughts on Etude House Precious Mineral BB Cream Bright Fit in W13 Natural Beige. Frankly speaking, I forgot where and how I got this item since I have this habit of buying makeup for future use. Yes, I am such a hoarder. But anyway. Without further ado, Read More …

Belmeré Skin Centre | My First-Ever Facial Experience

Almost a month after I celebrated my 24th birthday, I am now starting to be more conscious of my health and appearance. As of now, no one can counter aging though some have been successful at innovating things to delay the process. To read on my recent post about a highly effective Japanese supplement drink, you may click here. However, to give you a balanced view let’s go to the other end of the spectrum and look at various methods on how we can be more beautiful from the outside. The body’s largest organ, the skin, first comes to mind. Read More …

Fan di Fendi Blossom| Perfume Review

Previously, I have introduced to you the newest scent in the Fan di Fendi line. If you wish to catch up on that article, you may click here to read my post. For now, I am going to share my thoughts on Fan di Fendi Blossom perfume. Who’s excited? But first, let me give you a brief background. Fendi SM Mall of Asia recently held an event launch for Fan di Fendi Blossom and I was lucky to score a special blogger invite. On that day, the luxury booth successfully brought the spring feels associated with its recent perfume. In Read More …

Review | Innisfree Real Skin CC Cream

After the popularity of BB creams, the next big thing for skin care is the launch of CC creams. A lot of Korean cosmetic brands have released their own versions and I was lucky to try Innisfree Real Skin CC Cream from W2Beauty, an online Korean cosmetic shop. PRODUCT INFO Name: Innisfree Real Skin CC Cream SPF 30 PA++ Brand: Innisfree Net Weight: 40 mL Purchased from: W2Beauty PACKAGING This was my first Innisfree product and I loved how the box is made from recyclable materials and printed in soy ink. Not only it is resourceful, but environment-friendly as well. Read More …

Review: Celeteque Sun Care Soothing Lip Balm

A few days before I leave for my first ever major travel for 2014, a package arrived from Unilab Philippines with Celeteque products – Dermoscience Sun Care Soothing Lip Balm and Brightening Eye Tuck. For this post, I will be giving my review for the lip balm first since I had the experience of using it already. Packing my toiletries for my next destination, I threw Celeteque Sun Care Soothing Lip Balm in my cosmetic bag as a friend gave me a heads-up on how hot and dry Thailand would be when I arrived there. Caring for my skin is Read More …