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 …

A Beautiful Change

Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes according to the great teacher, Lao Tzu. I definitely agree with his wisdom and I echo that change is one of the permanent things we experience while existing. Change can either be for better or worse, but one thing is certain – a person will not be the same anymore. Take a change of appearance, for example. One feels different from what he/she was before, and more often than not, this is an improvement. HBC Philippines, a popular cosmetic brand in the country, recently held a bloggers talk at Stacy’s Café, Read More …

My Valentine’s Day Outfit

Would you be my Valentine? How many times have you been asked by this question? More importantly, how many times have you received this from someone you like? What did you answer? Last February 14, I have never expected to see a lot of people going out exactly on Valentine’s Day. Wherever I looked red, I saw red, and I meant it literally. Bunches of red roses along with heart sticks and teddy bears were being sold by street vendors along the pedestrian lanes, while shopping malls and restaurants were competing each other for the best Valentine-decorated place. Also, hotels, Read More …

My Thoughts on Valentine’s Day

Who wouldn’t know today’s date? Since the start of the year, many of us were already looking forward to this red-letter day. Social media and commercial industries did not fail to remind us about this huge event, especially if you are in a relationship. Couples were both excited and stressed, while single people tried not to give a fig about this holiday. Whichever group you are in, I’m afraid no one can escape to witness heart decorations in shopping malls, romantic songs on the radio, statuses on Facebook and Twitter, and promo deals by restaurants and hotels for Valentine’s Day. 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 …