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Beauty & Health

Hada Crie N3000, N830 – New 2014 Models

1.5 years ago, I splurged and made my singular most expensive beauty purchase – The $300 Hada Crie N2000 [review here] by Hitachi. I was informed last month by a reader (thanks Kelly!) that Hitachi was releasing new Hada Crie models (3rd generation) on November 1. They are CM-N3000…

7 November 2014
Beauty & Health

Silver + Pink glitter sandwich

No, not the bread sandwich, but the manicure sandwich. (i don’t think edible glitter is invented yet, is it? ok. just googled. it exists. crazy humans. but it’s pretty, i’ll give it that much.) I saw someone’s post on this design sometime back but only got around to…

20 February 2014
Beauty & Health

Galaxy nails!

I love pretty nails, although admittedly I’m not very good at painting them. In the past, I couldn’t even do as simple a thing as paint a smooth coat! The color will be thick in some places, thin to the point you can see…

4 February 2014
Beauty & Health Gadget

Hada Crie: The truth about N2000

Last June, I bought Hada Crie, a beauty gadget that makes use of ions to deep-cleanse and moisturize the skin. It was my most expensive singular beauty purchase, costing close to SGD 400. (it’s fallen to only $200+ now >_< lucky for those of…

16 January 2014
Beauty & Health Review (Beauty)

Review: Kanebo Allie Sunscreens

I’m a fanatic about suncare; This post explains it all. Therefore sunscreens are a staple product for my skin. I can go out without makeup, but I will NEVER step out of the house without sunscreen. Unless it’s at night la. Although… lately I’ve been…

18 September 2013
Beauty & Health

My obsession with sun care

Sun care is something very close to my heart. To the point where some people might think of it as being a little extreme. For example… Where possible, I never leave house until the sun goes down. I never leave home without sunscreen, and…

2 July 2013
Beauty & Health Life in Japan

Fat cheeks and the dentists

I was looking at my photos recently and noticed that from certain angles, my cheeks look so chubby! Chubby cheeks have plagued me from young and I grew up with people pinching my cheeks going “Sho CUUUUUTE!”. Super hated it. It’s bloody painful and…

26 June 2013