Movie Review | The Maze Runner

Imagine waking up in a foreign place with your memory wiped out. You can’t remember your parents’ faces, your last meal, or your Facebook password. You don’t even know your name. It seems like you are in a state of amnesia. Now add a giant maze with mechanical creatures and other deadly weapons in the mix. That is how and where you will live until you manage to escape the cage you are in. Scared? That is basically how the movie The Maze Runner started its story. Written by an American author James Dashner in 2009, The Maze Runner is Read More …

First Quarter of 2014 Review

In just a blink of an eye, it seems that days flew by so swiftly that I almost did not notice that a few days from now, we would be saying goodbye to the first quarter of the year. Could you almost believe that? By next week, it would be three months since we welcomed the start of 2014. How have you been holding up? I guess it is only right that at this point, let’s try to look back and reflect on how we spent the last 90 days or so. Were we productive? Did we reach our goals? Read More …

Aaron Hair Salon Giveaway

Last November, I had a very satisfying dye job at Aaron Hair Salon. I was very happy with the result of my treatment that I even wrote my experience here in my website. If you have been following me since then, you had surely read my thoughts about my latest hair color. If you have missed it, you may go back and see what made me love my mane today. Please click here. Aaron Hair Salon is a Korean-owned salon delivering various hair services with a touch of Korean style. It has been operating for several years and have two 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 DermoScience Brightening Eye Tuck

Aside from Celeteque Sun Care Soothing Lip Balm, Unilab Philippines is so generous to send me another product for review purposes. This time around, the pharmaceutical company might have heard my wishes to have a bright under eye, so I was gifted with five pieces of Celeteque DermoScience Brightening Eye Tuck plus Dark Circles Lightener. If you haven’t heard of this dark circles lightener before, or simply not a Philippine resident, here’s a quick intro about this product. Product Name: Celeteque DermoScience Brightening Eye Tuck plus Dark Circles Lightener Net Weight: 15 mL Price: Php 299 (approx. USD 6.70) INGREDIENTS 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 …