10 more Duds: Products that did not Work as Advertised

FEAT Nivea, Dr Jart+, Revlon, Ashirira, AHC, 23 Years Old, Smith's, Curesys, Mediheal, Melvita Photo by Andrea Piacquadio on Pexels.com - Accurate representation of my emotions while testing the below products. A few months ago, I wrote a post about 10 products that I genuinely disliked - skincare, body products and makeup duds too. Well, … Continue reading 10 more Duds: Products that did not Work as Advertised

Review: Dr Jart+ Cicapair Serum + a Book Rec for Parents, Trainers and Teachers Alike

If you have been in Korea for a while, you will know how much Dr Jart+ is pushing their advertisements over here. In-store advertising and pop up counters, social media advertising, billboards, signs on buses and bus stops... they go hard! Some of my Korean friends have in fact commented on how they find their … Continue reading Review: Dr Jart+ Cicapair Serum + a Book Rec for Parents, Trainers and Teachers Alike

Review: Innisfree – Rainy 0520 Perfumed Body Water | A long-lasting, non-offensive Fragrance, Plus, another Book Recommendation

Innisfree is one of my favourite roadside-style Korean beauty shop chain, for the simple reason that their products actually seem to work, compared to Etude House, It's Skin, Nature Republic, Skinfood, Holika Holika and The Saem - which I only sometimes go to for makeup. But I digress. Photo by Kaboompics .com on Pexels.com This … Continue reading Review: Innisfree – Rainy 0520 Perfumed Body Water | A long-lasting, non-offensive Fragrance, Plus, another Book Recommendation

Review: isoi – 1st class Bulgarian Rose MoisturiZIP Intensive Skin Healer | Coming Up Roses?

isoi (Korean: 아이소이, pronounced like eye-soh-ee) is a brand that I have reviewed several times already - be it their mask, toner or serum. Generally speaking, in the past, I loved the brand for what it did for my skin; the only drawback is the pricing, which is definitely up there in the drugstore range … Continue reading Review: isoi – 1st class Bulgarian Rose MoisturiZIP Intensive Skin Healer | Coming Up Roses?

Top 5: DIY Nail Art for Dummies

Trying to Beautify your Nails when You have 0% Talent and 0% Hand-Eye Coordination Photo by Suzy Hazelwood on Pexels.com I don't know about you, but I enjoy looking at beautiful manicures and would love to sport one myself. There are only a few problems: I cannot be asked to get my nails done professionally. … Continue reading Top 5: DIY Nail Art for Dummies