I regret not getting the Banc de Sable Highlighter Palette from NARS last year. I promised myself when I saw the sneak preview of their new highlighter palettes that I’d get at least one. I know I’m way too late for this post but I just have to give my two cents’ worth of appreciation for the beauty that is the Rêve Salé Highlighting Cheek Palette. Continue reading
Yes dear readers of mine, just as I’ve mentioned it on my New Year’s resolution list, I fully intend to be on a low-buy phase, both in the skincare and in makeup department. For the past few days, I’ve been trying to organize my stash and I found out a couple of untouched and slightly used makeup and skincare. Some I have completely forgotten about. In an effort to use them up, I’ve brought them out within easy reach.
Rather than produce a list of brands I won’t be spending money on — because let’s face it, if I’m going to take this seriously, it’s going to be quite a long list — I’ll be restricting my buys to brands I know have been special to me. I have carefully narrowed them down here and some with specific items only. Continue reading
Hello, hello! Another year has ended and as per tradition, you get to see which products made my list. Unlike last year when I did separate posts for each makeup category, (e.g. highlighters, eyeshadow palettes, etc.), I’ll be just putting all of my picks here in one entry. There’s no order to this so let’s start. Continue reading
NARS seems to be on a roll for me this year. Everything I have been buying for them lately has been a hit. And today’s review will just show you how another product left me impressed. Continue reading
I always find it exciting if a western brand I like is joining the cushion beauty trend. Majority of the cushions I own come from Asian brands, and having said that, I feel that their western counterparts have a lot to live up to. Because while I only have a small number of cushions, I haven’t bought anything that I didn’t like. So, can NARS live up to my expectations? We’ll see. Continue reading