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Lunar New Year Makeup Inspiration

Lunar New Year Makeup Inspiration

Hello all!  Gong Xi Fa Cai!  Happy Lunar New Year!  I love celebrating the Lunar New Year!  Unfortunately, it’s not so fun when the family aren’t around.  Like Christmas, the Lunar New Year is all about family and friends.  For me, traditionally, the eve of […]

Eyeliner for Monolids

Eyeliner for Monolids

Monolids.  Some people who have monolids despise them and go ahead with plastic surgery to have them changed to double eyelids.  For me, I’m proud to have them.  My eyelashes are a tad bit shorter because of my monolids but nothing a good pair of […]

Eyebrow Stencils

Eyebrow Stencils

Eyebrows are probably the most important piece of a puzzle to completing a makeup look – for me, at least.  If I were to go out without any makeup.  I would at least “wear” my eyebrows.  I’m one of those people makeup who doesn’t have […]

IMATS Sydney 2014 – Shopping Haul and Speaker Series

IMATS Sydney 2014 – Shopping Haul and Speaker Series

I look froward to IMATS every year.  Last year, I thought I could get away with not going to IMATS but I regretted the minute that Saturday came around.  To be honest, I was a little bit disappointed with IMATS.  I thought there would be […]

DIY Brush Cleanser

DIY Brush Cleanser

How do you clean your make-up brushes?  With make-up brush cleaners bought at the stores?  Maybe with some shampoo and olive oil?  I usually wash my brushes with baby shampoo.  However, with my recent bout of eczema from the constant washing, I’ve decided that maybe […]