arbonne eyeshadows in chocolate and sand

recently i have the opportunity to try some products from arbonne. having never heard of nor tried this brand before, i’m quite impressed with some of the products, especially the eyshadows. very silky and pigmented!

i had a look i wanted to do when…

casual autumn weekend

my makeup look from the weekend, which is basically almost the same as what i wore last weekend and a look that i wore a lot lately. because i’m in love with an eyeshadow that’s perfect for no-makeup makeup look.

i’m back to wearing mascara again, si…

another daiso brow pencil

a while ago i reviewed a daiso brow pencil that has been used quite regularly. here’s review of another brow pencil from daiso.

this brow pencil was purchased a few months ago as emergency to touch up my brows when i was out because i accidentally ru…

subtle smokey for day wear

today’s look was inspired by pixiwoo’s latest makeup tutorial where sam did a day to evening look with outfit of the day. it looks quite easy to achieve with not many products used.
i usually try to do a screencap of the look as reference however i cou…

no-makeup makeup for mother’s day

happy mother’s day! to me, everyday is mother’s day. i’m happy as long as my kids are healthy and happy!
life is as usual in the pretty household. it’s just another sunday doing regular errands.

i swipe arbonne eyeshadow in sand across the eyelid,…

bright autumn

black rose minerals recently released a new set of colors – mixtape collection. i’ve been eyeing on them especially the oranges when previews of the collection was posted on the facebook page. however i’m on no-buys until i get a job. it’s hard drooling…

brown and purple

this is a look i wore to dinner tonight, at the same time testing out some products received recently for review.

initially it was just subtle brown smokey eyes. i thought it looked plain and decided to add some colors to the bottom lashlines to spic…

oldies: christian dior slim lipsticks

christian dior slim lipsticks.
i don’t own many dior lipsticks. mainly because i didn’t like the design. i’m refering to the old packaging here. i thought it looked old fashioned. but it’s something that you flash out of lipstick case to reapply your…

brown smokey eyes with touch of blue, take 2

if you think this looks familiar, yes, it’s a remake of the same look i did a few weeks ago. i wasn’t too happy that the blue didn’t stand out in the previous look. it does look brighter and more intense this time but unfortunately it wasn’t picked up…

almost emerald

emerald is 2013 pantone color of the year. described as lively, radiant lush green. with a stash of 200+ eyeshadows (did the counting during my last makeup re-organization) i have different shades of greens but nothing comes close to emerald. /le sigh..…