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Clinique Dramatically Moisturizing Lotion

I didn’t like Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion in my 20s, but now I do!

Within one week, Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion+ (DDML) restored my dry and irritated skin to a flake-free and supple one. This basic lotion that I didn’t like in the past is now one of my favorite moisturizers. I’m even rating it a 5/5 which means I would definitely be repurchasing it.  When I received the Clinique Holiday Set two …

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Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser

Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser – A cleanser I would only use in the morning

I bet you’ve heard of Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser. It’s a classic skincare brand that has been around for ages and is highly-recommended by dermatologist worldwide. My partner has been a loyal fan of Cetaphil Cleanser and urged me to give it a try many years ago. I did but only sporadically until recently when I made myself use it …

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L'Oreal Micellar Water

Review: L’Oreal Micellar Water (Normal to Dry Skin) vs Cleansing Oil?

Ever since I reached my 40s, I found myself constantly battling dry and flaky skin. One thing I did recently was to switch to a different type of makeup remover. After a long search, I found L’Oreal Micellar Water. Being a long-time user of cleansing oil, I was concerned if Micellar Water would be as effective in removing stubborn makeup. …

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Fitbit Cyber monday deals

Did you snag a great deal this festive season? Check out what I bought!

Hey Peeps,  How have you been? I’ve been really busy lately, working on something extremely important. I was shopping diligently everyday and “working overtime” a few days before Black Friday all the way till Cyber Monday (and Tuesday in Singapore GMT: +8). :) In fact, I was up till 5am on Cyber Monday trying to finalize my USA orders :) …

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Clinique Take the day off eye makeup remover

Review of Clinique Take the Day Off Makeup Remover for Lids, Lashes & Lips

Searching for an effective eye makeup remover? Today’s review will feature a good one. With Clinique Take the Day Off Makeup Remover for Lids, Lashes & Lips, you’ll only need one cotton pad to get rid of all eye makeup, including stubborn mascara. Sounds good? Let’s get to know this product a little better before you lay down your moolah! …

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Youngblood Mineral Creme Lipstick

Dry Lips No More with Youngblood Mineral Creme Lipstick

Let’s talk about lipstick today – one that is formulated using natural ingredients and perfect for my dry and sensitive lips. I’ve been using Youngblood Mineral Creme Lipstick for a few months by now and love both the color (#mimosa), as well as how gentle and moisturizing it feels on my easily-irritable lips. Good stuffs are meant to be shared and …

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Timeless Hyaluronic Acid Serum

Review of Timeless Hyaluronic Acid Serum

I’ve been struggling with dehydrated skin ever since I entered my 40s and have tried many moisturizing products, including Timeless Hyaluronic Acid Serum. As a 100% pure hyaluronic serum, this humectant is supposed to do one simple and yet important task, that is to keep the skin hydrated.  However, I find it puzzling that online reviews of this basic serum …

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Dermalogica Stress Positive Eye Lift

These 5 Dermalogica Products Perfectly Nourished My Face when I was traveling in Cold Taiwan

I itched all over in Taiwan due to cold rash but my face was perfectly nourished, all thanks to Dermalogica skincare products. In today’s post, I’ll share the skincare products that had accompanied me in my 9 full days in Taiwan.  In case you wonder, this is not a sponsored post and it’s also a rare occasion that I’m reviewing samples. I …

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Clinique Smart Night Custom Repair Moisturizer

Clinique Smart Night Custom Repair Moisturizer | My Favorite Moisturizer of the Year

I’ve been using Clinique Smart Night Custom Repair Moisturizer for a year and am ready to share my favorite night cream of the year. There’s only a month left to 2018 and I doubt I’ll find another better night cream by then. Who would potentially like this night cream? If you have dry or dehydrated skin, be it due to …

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A Rude Shock: Book Hotels Early if Traveling to Major Taiwan Cities over the New Year (Plus AsterSpring-Dermalogica Workshop)

I totally switched off from social media and blogging over the weekends because I’d received a rude shock – Taipei and Taichung hotels are up to five times more expensive during New Year’s Eve and New Year 2019. At time of writing (a full seven weeks prior to New Year 2019), many good accommodations are already fully booked. Even Airbnb units …

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