A lot of people I know (and those I know of) have come back to “old-school” blogging when the pandemic hit. Many of them, perhaps, had no choice because we can’t really go out right now and #OOTDs outside are currently paused. I’ve always considered… Read More »September Empties + Mini-Reviews
It’s been years (no exaggeration) since my last foundation review. So, the first of hopefully many more to come is this Squad Cosmetics Foundation review. First, here’s what Squad Cosmetics is about. The quarantine made me return to the good ol’ days of watching beauty… Read More »A Millennial’s Take On The Squad Cosmetics Foundation
Wearing sunscreen became higher in my hierarchy of skincare to-dos when I turned 30. But I have to admit that even so, my criteria for what makes a good sunscreen has not become bigger. That has made it hard for me to find a holy… Read More »Is the Fresh Jeju Aloe Ice UV Sunblock For You?
Gone are the days when I would scour the internet for different products to fit the popular Korean 10-step beauty routine. These days, I’m all about streamlining my skincare routine for combination skin. I’m sticking to just three steps right now, though I might insert… Read More »Your Skincare Routine Can Be Dead Simple, Promise.
I’ve always enjoyed coloring my hair myself. I started when I was 9, I think, with a boxed dye from the market; the last time I had my hair professionally colored was six years ago. And with the longest quarantine in the world still ongoing… Read More »This Hair Dye Didn’t Make Me Blonde, But I Like It!
I almost panicked when we ran out of moisturizer while in Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ). We live outside Metro Manila and though we live in a city, we don’t have access to Watsons (I know!). So our choices were slim, but it’s a good thing… Read More »Is This Local Moisturizer Holy-Grail Material?
The Japanese are known for putting a premium on facial cleansers, so it’s no surprise that the Senka Perfect Whip — said to be Japan’s no. 1 foam cleanser — gained a cult-like following. But is it really good and will it be your new… Read More »Senka Perfect Whip Review: Is This Cleanser For You?