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  • Is the ‘cushion makeup’ trend getting a bit out of hand?

    Is the ‘cushion makeup’ trend getting a bit out of hand?

    When Laneige launched its then-novelty item, the BB Cushion, back in 2012, nobody could have guessed how big the trend would get. Even four years down the road, the market is still saturated with a s**t ton of ‘cushion’ products. Every brand is eager to jump on the bandwagon and get themselves a piece of […]

  • The misconception people have about ‘thick makeup’

    The misconception people have about ‘thick makeup’

    My standard fully-made-up look involves a lot of black eyeliner (to balance out the size of my eyes). But other than that, my face is left pretty bare because I don’t use any blusher and I only use a tiny amount of CC Cream (about the size of ¼ of a 5-sen coin). Sometimes when […]

  • Do you really need to cleanse your face with tools?

    Do you really need to cleanse your face with tools?

    Back in the day, the most canggih cleansing tool was probably the sponge, which you could buy at no-brand beauty supply stores in a choice of pastel shades. They came pre-soaked, sealed in flimsy clear plastic pouches. You had to air-dry them after that; and they’d shrink to half their original size, becoming hard and […]

  • Is collagen really good for the skin? A 90-day experiment

    Is collagen really good for the skin? A 90-day experiment

    All the magazines tell us that we start ageing at 25, and that by age 50, we’ll have lost most of the collagen in our skin. These quotes are a dime a dozen, but nobody really knows how true these facts are.   I mean, look at Dana Delany, who was recently trending on social […]