Japan Beauty

Curel Foaming Wash

Have dry skin? Curel Foaming Wash gives you 6 reasons to love it (REVIEW)

A while ago, I was on a journey to find skincare that is gentle enough to suit my dehydrated skin? One product I’ve tried is Curel Foaming Wash. Made in Japan, this pump foaming wash is specially formulated for those with dry and sensitive skin. What made me purchase this not-too-cheap drugstore cleanser is its claim to help skin retain …

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Matomage Hair Arrangement Water

This is how Matomage Hair Arrangement Water keeps your hair updo sleek & immaculate

Having unruly hair these day? All thanks to Covid-19 pandemic, I haven’t rebonded my thick and coarse hair for 9 months. And the new-grown roots are starting to look poofy. Luckily, I have with me a styling product known as Utena Matomage Hair Arrangement Water. This styling water that I brought back from Japan has allowed me to look presentable …

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Dr. Ci:Labo Aqua Collagen Gel

Dr. Ci:Labo Aqua Collagen Gel is so good it’s definitely worth the price tag

Dr. Ci:Labo Aqua Collagen Gel is so good it took me just one week to fall in love with this Japan-made moisturizer. This is an exception rather than the norm because I normally need more time to confirm a product’s goods and bads. For instance, after 3 months of testing, I’m still unable to confirm whether Melano CC Essence is …

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salon de pro hair color

Salon de Pro Hair Color – Cheap & effective against random gray hair clusters

All thanks to Covid-19 pandemic, I haven’t visited a hair salon for 8 months. Luckily, I have with me a very handy at-home hair dye – Salon de Pro Hair Color. It’s unique application makes it cost-effective and a breeze to cover random gray hair clusters. If Salon de Pro sounds familiar, that’s because I did a review on its …

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Cezanne Gel Eyeliner

Review of Cezanne Gel Eyeliner – It’s ultra-natural & neighbourhood-friendly

Cezanne Gel Eyeliner is the first gel eyeliner I’ve gotten from Japan. I was hopeful that I would love it when I saw how smudge-proof it was at the store, but sadly I didn’t when I first published this post. Now that I’ve used it for over half a year, I’m liking it more.  Let’s take a look at its …

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Meishoku Whitening Eye Cream

Meishoku Whitening Eye Cream: Does placenta-based skincare work? (Review)

Have you ever tried applying placenta to your skin? Today, we’ll be reviewing Meishoku Whitening Eye Cream, the first skincare I’ve used that contains placenta. Did the fine lines around my eyes improve? Is the cream sticky? And whose placenta are we talking about by the way?  Read on and I’ll share everything I know after trying this eye cream …

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Media Brow Pencil LB-1

Review of Kanebo Media Brow Pencil: Best Brow Product I’ve used in Years

I’m so glad I picked up Kanebo Media Brow Pencil when shopping in Japan. It’s such an impressive piece. In fact, this is the best brow pencil I’ve tried since my favorite Lancome Le Crayon Sourcils was discontinued. I’m so glad to have found a good replacement, and am even more pleased that it comes at just a fraction of …

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SANA Namerakahonpo Cream

SANA Namerakahonpo Cream – An impressive moisturizer that heals flaky skin within days

Have you been suffering from dry and flaky skin? Check out SANA Namerakahonpo Cream, an impressive moisturizer that nourishes the skin marvelously and healed my dry patches within days. As much as I love this rich cream, there’s one potential weakness that you should take note of.  Although SANA Cream may not be entirely safe on my pimple-prone skin, I …

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Cezanne Natural Cheek N Blusher

Cezanne Natural Cheek N Blusher | Another Cheap Japan Makeup that Works

Editor Note (Dec 2019): This post was first published in Jan 2019 and updated to add more colour swatch after a repurchase.  Hey friend, I’ve something cheap and good to share with you today – a Japan-made blusher that I’ve hauled back from Okinawa. After using Cezanne Natural Cheek N for close to half a year, I am ready to share …

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