Monthly Favorites #4 | facial masks

Here is my Monthly Favorites for September – facial masks. Since the season is changing from summer to autumn, I think it’s important to amp up the skincare routine with some hydrating and clearing masks. A few that I’ve been using lately: 1. fresh Rose Face Mask: This mask smells just like real roses because … Continue Reading

Monthly Favorites #3 | the ultimate acne-free skincare routine

New monthly favorites is finally here! This time I want to introduce my skincare routine to keep the break-outs away. I’ve mentioned in several beauty posts that I don’t have the best skin and I break out easily (and still do if I am not careful), but I think I finally found a skincare routine … Continue Reading

monthly favorites #2- summer makeup essentials

Here is part II of my monthly favorites (sorry I skipped last month!!). This time, I will be introducing my summer makeup essentials that I have been using religiously since the humidity hit Japan. 1. No7 Beautiful Skin Day Cream If you have oily or combination skin, this is the moisturizer for you. When I … Continue Reading

My monthly favorites #1 – Korean skincare

Whenever I look through blogs on Bloglovin’, I always love reading about monthly or weekly beauty product favorites on beauty blogs. I’ve written posts about my favorite skincare or makeup products, but I thought, maybe I should do it in a more consistent manner. So, here is my monthly favorite series #1! My favorite Korean … Continue Reading

My morning skincare routine

Hi all! Since I love checking beauty blogs to see what kind of skincare advice and recommendations are out there, I decided to do an updated skincare post myself. I’m going to start with my morning routine first. Cleansing: I try to keep things simple when it comes to cleansing. I was using oil cleansers … Continue Reading

Essential oils – winter skincare

My recent obsession: essential oils. Dry, winter weather almost always means dry skin, and I think all of us want to avoid that at all costs. Starting with Josie Maran’s 100% Argan Oil, I’ve been trying different kinds of oils to keep my skin soft and moisturized. So far, it’s working. Here is a list … Continue Reading

Beauty essentials

I feel like most of my recent posts are from my photo shoots, so I decided to post something a bit different this time 🙂 After moving to Tokyo, I’ve become very picky when it comes to beauty products. The makeup artists at my photo shoots would recommend products, or hairstylists would give me tips … Continue Reading