Japanese powerhouse brand Rohto makes my absolute favorite and Holy Grail vitamin C product ~ the Melano CC Intensive Anti-Spot Essence (also known as Melano CC Medicinal Stain Essence). They recently came out with what I consider an upgrade of the formula ~ the Melano CC Anti Spot Premium Essence. I am going to review … More Rohto Melano CC Line Review
This is a long overdue review! From Japanese brand powerhouse, BCL, I am reviewing several of their Momo Puri skincare products. I discovered this line a few years ago and Kirei Station has been my go-to online shop to get my Peach (momo in Japanese) fix. Kirei Station is located in Japan and they carry … More Momo Puri ~ nothing but peaches!
I was really happy when I saw Jolse, a premier online Korean Beauty shop, start to carry some JBeauty ~ Japanese Skin Care and I decided to try my hand at a cult classic ~ Hada Labo Gokujun Super Hyaluronic Acid Lotion by Japanese Mega Company, Rohto Mentholatum. In JBeauty terms, lotion means a toner, … More Hada Labo Gokujun Super Hyaluronic Acid Lotion Review
[ disclosure: blog post contains press samples, affiliate links, referrals. read more here ] I had been wanting to write this blog post for a month now and I am finally getting around to it!! Back in November, I was testing out a product ~ Tia’m Aura Milk Face Peeling Toner (review) and it broke … More Brain Dump: For Oily, Blemish Prone Skin
I had subscribed to NMNL, which is a Japanese Beauty subscription box, but I cancelled it ~ I did try to love it, but after several months of horrible, tween-y boxes with no-name brands, I couldn’t justify it anymore. A few weeks ago, Kirei Station, a Japanese online store, offered to send me their brand … More Unboxing December 2017 Getsu Box by Kirei Station ~ Japanese Beauty Box
Lululun is a Japanese brand that specializes in facial sheet masks. I have tried a couple of their masks in the past, and I really enjoyed them ~ but I could only get them from shops overseas. Lululun has now opened a USA store and Kelly at LuLuLun USA graciously sent me some masks to … More MaskDigest: Do You Love LuLuLun?
[ disclosure: some products received complementary for review purposes. blog post contains affiliate links ] Some of the masks I reviewed that were not part of a series ~ these are just random brands that I used from March thru the first half of June. These were originally on Instagram and some of them were … More Mask Digest: Facial Sheet Mask Reviews March – May 2017
[ blogpost contains affiliate links ] The theme for NMNL May box is Beauty Must-Haves ~ containing the latest, trendiest Japanese beauty goodies to glam up your beauty routines Tokyo Treat NMNL (no make, no life) will contain 5 to 7 full sized beauty products from Japan. They will ship directly from Japan and it … More Unboxing May 2017 NMNL Beauty Must-Haves Beauty Box + Promo Code
[ product received complementary. contains referral link ] So a couple of months ago, I saw on Beautius IG feed this HUGE bottle of sunscreen. If you don’t know about Beautius, you should! This Hong Kong Asian online beauty store has an amazing selection of brands and the owner, Tracey, provides fantastic customer service and … More Country & Stream Honey UV Water Gel SPF 32 Review + Comparisons!
[ blogpost contains affiliate links ] I loved the Sakura March box and felt how can NMNL get better? Well, they did with this month’s box which I got right at the beginning of April! I am just slow this week getting this unboxing up. Tokyo Treat NMNL (no make, no life) will contain 5 … More Unboxing April 2017 NMNL Skin Essentials Beauty Box + Promo Code
It feels like I JUST got my February NMNL box and now here is March’s box! Much faster shipping time for March and I have to say, I LOVE this month’s box. The launch box was okay, but it was very makeup centric and I couldn’t use many of the products. Tokyo Treat NMNL (no … More Unboxing March 2017 NMNL Sakura Beauty Box + Promo Code
This month has gone by so fast that I didn’t even check for spoilers for February! I love The 3B Box ~ if you are looking for an Asian beauty box subscription that contains deluxe size products with a full sized item now and then, this sub is for you ~ they don’t just … More Unboxing February 2017 The 3B Box + Promo Code
I know that The 3B Box’s IG account was teasing us with brands and products lately, but I wasn’t sure if they were going to be in this month’s box or not. Before diving into the unboxing, I want to let folks know that is one of the best discovery Asian boxes out there, imho. … More Unboxing January 2017 The 3B Box + Promo Code
The last couple of months from MaskGenie were fantastic and I didn’t check for any spoilers this month, so it is a complete mystery with what I will be getting! MaskGenie is a monthly subscription of masks ~ facial sheet mask, body masks, wash off masks and hair masks. The owner lives in Hong Kong … More Unboxing December 2016 MaskGenie + Coupon
Last month’s The 3B Box was amazing and I was wondering how this month was going to live up or down to that expectation. I saw some of the sneak peeks on The 3B Box IG account and I am so excited about this box! If you are looking for an Asian beauty box subscription … More Unboxing December 2016 The 3B Box + Promo Code