Look what I got in the mail today... a gorgeous, gorgeous candle to celebrate Bourjois' 150th birthday :) But wait... 150th birthday?? I never realised Bourjois was that old a brand. Really. Which set me thinking about what else I did not know about this chic and quirky Parisian makeup house. Quite ... Read More about Happy 150th Birthday Bourjois… and a journey down memory lane!
I always knew that the once-monthly spots that overtook my chin were the result of not-so-stable hormones. However, when my dermatologist took one look at the sudden outcrop of angry zits on my nose and asked me to get my blood pressure checked, it introduced me to a whole new (actually old) science ... Read More about What is your acne telling you?
When you have been backstage at enough red carpet affairs and fashion shows, nothing surprises any longer. Putting cellulite cream on the face? But naturally! Getting into a bubble bath after making up your face for a party? Of course! Using Pepto-Bismol as a face mask? Duh! Here are some of the ... Read More about 6 super-weird beauty tricks that work wonders
Looking for skincare that's 100% free of parabens, phenoxyethanol and any other kinds of preservatives yet is stable enough to have a long shelf life? LG – the famed Korean home appliances company – is all set to debut Frostine, the world's 'refrigerated 5℃ skincare' collection. Known as ICEMETIC ... Read More about LG launches world’s first refrigerated cosmetics
You know that old saying about God laughing when you make plans? Apparently it applies to skincare and beauty beliefs as well. Else why would someone like me, who has always vowed to keep away from anything injectable/cuttable/scalpable for my face be lying flat on my back in a dermatologist's ... Read More about Emergency cortisone shots for acne: A first-hand experience