The Face: Love Story – Asian Skin + EX1: The Perfect Match

Hats off to some of the the bigger, mainstream brands who are trying (really hard) to cater for the darker skin tones, some which have already been featured here on the blog, and some of which will make an appearance soon. I’m lucky in that my Indian skin tone is dark, but not so dark that I can’t find a match in the well-known brands. But if you still haven’t…
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The Lips: MAC RiRi Woo Limited Edition Lipstick

Now, I’m not normally one to fall for the hype, but for this lippie, I was prepared to make an exception! The long-awaited collaboration between MAC and the phenomena that is Rihanna finally came to pass, with the launch of RiRi Woo, a take on the classic Ruby Woo lipstick that just about everyone (except me!) has in their makeup bag. So when I heard it went on sale online,…
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The Spending Spree: Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics

While I wait patiently (oh so patiently) for summer to arrive, for the sun to give me that fresh, radiant skin, to even out my skin tone and poof! erase any blemishes, the hunt for the perfect concealer continues. I’ve scraped and scraped my ever-faithful Bobbi Brown Creamy Concealer right down to the bottom till the pan is shiny and squeaky clean; now even I have to admit it’s time…
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The Hair: Mother (and Viviscal) Knows Best

Fans of my SOS Hair in Distress features that make an occasional appearance here on Beauty Passionista may remember the series and be¬†wondering where it’s gone. ¬†I say “may” remember as it’s been a while since “SOS” was up. And there’s a reason why.Around four months ago, I started taking a hair health supplement, originally recommended to me ages ago by my dear mother, no less, that she has seen…
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The Skin: That Friday Facial…… with Milk Beauty

There’s very little that’s as decadent as having someone come to you in your home (or place of work) and give you a little pampering. Whether its a quick mani/pedi, a full body massage or waxing, what better than to finish your treatment and not have to trudge your way back home… because, hey, you’re already there! So I was already loving the concept of Milk Beauty, a mobile beauty…
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