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 …

Shop Feature | WishTrend Cosmetics

As my love for skincare and some basic cosmetic products grow, the search for an excellent source of items continues. I have been to a lot of sites and forums and a few caught my attention. One of them is WishTrend. WishTrend is an online cosmetic shop featuring high-quality Korean skincare and beauty essentials. Having tried several brands from Korea, I can attest that most, if not all, of them are really good for my sensitive skin. With a lot of research made to produce organic products, I feel safe in using them.   When I first viewed Wishtrend, I Read More …

My mini Korean cosmetic haul

As promised, my friend went back from her vacation in her home country, Korea, with a purpose of making me more of a girl than I already am by introducing me to more Korean cosmetic products. As she shared, everyone especially women must take extreme good care of their body and skin as these are the signs of how healthy a person is. I internally groaned and rolled my eyes when she told me this with a serious face. It’s as if she’s really convinced on the importance of having a clear, vibrant, and youthful skin. Koreans are known for Read More …

Fan girl: I met SHINee’s Min Ho!

I didn’t expect I would immediately adapt to my new working surrounding and colleagues, but shortly few weeks after I started I think I have found a friend. Jelyn, a Public Administration graduate from UP who is four years older than me, became my instant friend right after the final interview in my company. We share the love for food: pasta, cake, milk tea, and Oreos. We also love shopping, pigging out, taking photos, and immersing to different cultures. One time, we had a lunch out since there are too many important people conducting meetings in our company. While deciding Read More …