DIY: Pore Strips

Sorry guys, I’m bringing eggs back.

The first DIY facial mask that I wrote about was the Egg White Mask and it turned out that not everyone liked to use eggs since they smell. This time you don’t have to put it all over your face though. We are not targeting redness, but blackheads and whiteheads!


I’m sure that some of you use pore strips and others have seen it on Mia Rhermopolis’s (aka Anne Hathaway’s) nose in The Princess Diaries.Read the rest

Lancome Lip Lover

You know, sometimes you want to do something different. So instead of a lipstick, I wanted to buy a lip gloss. I was looking for something that would moisturize my lips, have a bit of shine to it and enough color.

Eventually, I stumbled upon the Lip Lover range from Lancôme.

Lancome Lip Lover

The Lip Lover gloss has a three-in-one elixir formula; it’s hydrating like a lip balm, has the shine of a lip gloss and the color you’d normally expect to have from a lipstick.… Read the rest

DIY: Ice Facial

It’s Sunday afternoon, you’re lying on your bed with your PJs on, music is playing, and you’re waiting for the face mask to do its job before you can rinse it off.

That sounds about right, doesn’t it?

Now, imagine this:

It’s Sunday morning, you just woke up, you go to the fridge, you pull out an ice tray from the freezer, get an ice cube and start icing your face.Read the rest

Aloe Gentle Exfoliator

Sometimes your face needs a good scrubbing to get rid of all the dead skin cells. Since my skin is quite sensitive, I usually try a bunch of DIY scrubs with all natural ingredients; but, sometimes you just want something that’ll do the job quickly and easily.

I’ve decided to try the Aloe Gentle Exfoliator, which you can purchase at The Body Shop.

In the product description, it says that this scrub will lift away dull skin and leave your skin clean and refreshed.… Read the rest