PURITO Galacto Niacin 97 Power Essence | Review

PURITO Galacto Niacin 97 Power Essence2

I don’t usually notice any big changes a beauty product has on me until I step back a moment, carefully evaluate what items I had been using and see what was it I had most recently added. It’s not always the case but most of the time, that’s how I do it. That goes both ways, whether I have a bad reaction or an improvement to any makeup or skincare item I had introduced previously. Today I’ll be talking about once of PURITO’s essences. Continue reading


23.5N Rice Soothing Active Essence | Review

23.5N Rice Soothing Active Essence

Sometime last year I found myself being pulled to the 23.5N section of the Beauty Bar of Power Plant Mall. It was a new brand at the time and I was curious enough to linger and inspect their products. In the end, I came home with their Rice Soothing Active Essence. And now I’m ready to share my experience with it.  Continue reading

Manyo Factory Galactomyces Niacin Special Treatment Essence | Review

Manyo Factory Galactomyces Niacin Special Treatment Essence2

I’m always excited to discover and try out fermented skincare ever since I read about it a year ago. I am currently using the one from Manyo Factory. It claims to improve the skin’s appearance and texture in just 30 days. It’s been more than a month since I started using this, approximately 5 weeks now and I think I’m ready to give my review.  Continue reading

SK-II Pitera Essence Set | Review

SK-II Pitera Essence set

When I went to Japan last December of last year, one of my goals was to get the infamous SK-II Facial Treatment Essence. There are a lot of positive claims surrounding this skincare product that I just can’t ignore. After all I was in the land of the rising sun. Wouldn’t it be too bad if I was not able to buy a bottle of the essence from the country it was invented? Continue reading

Sephora Sale Wishlist

Sephora Sale Wishlist

Do you know there’s a Sephora sale going on right now? The kind where everything is 20% off.


Formerly called a Friends & Family Sale, now it’s the Sephora Employee Appreciation sale. I plan to order through a friend. There’s A LOT of stuff I in my  but I’ve whittled it down to a few. I’m disappointed to see some items as either sold out, out of stock or still expensive as hell even if discounted. And this post right here — a collage of a handful of items I want — is a way to get the frustration off my chest. Continue reading