Hwa Yang Yeon Hwa 화양연화 means “In The Mood For Love” and there is also a BTS intro song called this, but they translated it to “The Most Beautiful Moment in Life”. I think it makes more sense in the former translation, and there is another song by Hong Ja that has it as “In … More AMUSE Dew Tint in Hwa Yang Yeon Hwa
I have tried several facial devices and still have a couple more to do, but I have been using the Comper Smarkin Beauty Device for a couple of months now and I have to say, this is one of the most comprehensive facial tools I have used. I received this device complementary for review purposes … More Comper Smarkin Beauty Device
I love Commodity fragrances and was so devastated when they shut down a few years ago. Last year, they reopened in a limited fashion and now, they have totally relaunched and revamped their lineup of fragrances (read reviews here). They have come up with a new concept called The Scent Space and each of their fragrances … More Commodity Book+ Perfume
Over the past month or so, I have received a plethora of sunscreens to review, mainly from StyleKorean and Bazzaal and two from Western brands ~ Koa and La Roche-Posay. These reviews were originally posted on Instagram, so I have just copied that format here at my blog. This makes my reviews easy to find … More Sunscreen Roundup – 2022 Edition
I have a love-hate relationship with my nails. I love nail polish, I love the look of nicely manicured nails, but I hate the upkeep of keeping nice looking nails. My nails do grow VERY fast ~ all those brain cells dying ~ hahaha. ~ but I do have a vitamin deficiency that causes them … More MelodySusie 2 in 1 UV LED Nail Art Lamp Review
I do love makeup ~ that is my first love over skincare, but as I have gotten older, skincare became my obsession. That said, I still wear makeup daily, or at least. a base product, blush and mascara. Olive Young, a Korean brick and mortar store, has an global online presence, so now we can … More Let’s talk about Makeup & Face Products from Olive Young
I LOVE the Fresh series at Whamisa ~ the Fresh line is for oily, dehydrated skin and it works so well for me ~ see my review on the Fresh Cactus line and my reviews on IG. I think sometimes Whamisa gets a bad reputation due to the fact that a lot of folks jump … More Whamisa Fresh Pear Blossom Line Review
Medicube is really on a role with their AGE-R devices ~ they recently introduced two more facial devices and I received both of them for review purposes. Currently, the Medicube AGE-R device line up consists of AGE-R ATS Air Shot: Pore Care AGE-R Ussera Deep Shot: Wrinkle and Skin Rejuvenation Care AGE-R Derma EMS Shot: … More Medicube Age-R ATS Air Shot for Pore Care Facial Device
I still have oily skin despite being older, but it is dehydrated as well. Finding skincare that helps with older, dehydrated, oily skin that is still prone to pimples is difficult. Every year, I look to Hanyul to see what skincare lines they might have to help with my skin’s growing list of concerns ~ … More Hanyul Geuk Jin Review
Last year, I had purchased Peach Slices Snail Rescue Intensive Wash-Off Mask and I have been in love this item since then ~ I have emptied out three jars of this stuff! Peach Slices sent me the FULL Snail Rescue line and if you have been looking for a snail line without that viscosity and … More Peach Slices Snail Rescue Review
URANG (Ultimate Radiant + Natural Glow) is a mix of natural, organic and aromatherapy and it shows with their formulas. They contain safe ingredients suitable for all ages and use a unique blend of proven botanicals and natural sources. URANG, pronounced, yoo-räng, skincare line contains an average of 88% of organic ingredients and 99.89% of … More URANG Cactus Oasis Cream Review
Most of my readers who are into skincare also love lifestyle products! Organic Aromas are the makers of the world’s best Nebulizing Diffuser, using essential oils. Organic Aromas is a USA company but their diffusers are made in Taiwan, which has become a powerhouse in crafting unique products. Organic Aromas sent me a nebulizing diffuser … More Organic Aromas Nebulizing Diffuser
Have you tried any makeup items from Japanese brand Shiseido? Sephora carries some of their products and there is a Shiseido US online shop as well. Shiseido is one of the oldest cosmetic companies in the world, as it was founded in Ginza, Tokyo in 1872. There are also many other Shiseido products that aren’t … More Shiseido ~ have you tried their makeup?
Do you love luxury Korean skincare? Do you love hanbang, the usage of traditional Korean medicine using ingredients that are indigenous to Korea? Do you love masks? Are you on a budget? Believe it or not, Luxury Korean Beauty brand, Sulwhasoo not only focuses on using hanbang, but also has some very affordable masks that … More Which Sulwhasoo mask is right for you?
I am here with some more Naruko AM/PM RX Pro Series serums ~ I totally loved their their AM/PM Copper Peptide & B5 Repairing Serum (review here) ~ the best hydrating serum I have ever used. Naruko is a Taiwanese skincare brand that is very popular in its homeland, and we in North America are really … More Naruko AM/PM RX Pro Series with 10% B3 Glow Energy & Bakuchiol + VA Wrinkle Care Serums