Benefit: the POREfessional Primer Review

Benefit: the POREfessional Primer Review

Good Day! And a belated Happy New Year to you! I missed posting for say…. 4-5 months? I’ve been busy with a lot of stuff like work, personal life, and gaming. Come to think of it, I’ve been going out a whole lot less lately due to gaming. Hehehe.

So to start of with the my first post of the year right, I’d go to the product I love dearly. It’s Benefit’s the POREfessional Primer.

 

I came across this over my fave make-up blogger years back. I got so curious so I asked a friend of mine to get me a set with this primer and their popular tint in the US. And the rest is history.

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Note to reader: This is a picture-heavy post. 

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Majolica Majorca: Lash King in BR666 Review

Majolica Majorca: Lash King in BR666 Review

 

Gah~~~ I am supposed to write a ton of work-related stuff but I can’t seem to get the ball rolling. I was dozing off. Blame  my extreme gaming schedule during weekends! I spent the weekend running around with Faerie Law (FL) in the new maps and in WvW. This is the guild I just joined recently. I think I did mention it in my last post. We captured our Guild Hall after a few attempts (around 3-4 times last Friday, while getting it the first time last Saturday).  Anyway, I’ll write about our Guild Wars adventures, plus the first expansion (after 3 years!) of Guild Wars 2 on a different post. I hope it won’t be too far off.

But to keep my creative writing juices up, I figured I should do a product review. A LONG overdue one.

One thing I hate about mascaras is the need to purchase one every 3 months. They shouldn’t be sitting in your drawers, bags, whatever, more than that. Before dropping home, I decided to go to the mall to pick up a mascara. Had to say good bye to my Benefit Mascara and replace with a new, fresh mascara. I picked up Majolica Majorca’s Lash King in Brown 666!

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Why brown? Why not deep black? Shouldn’t mascaras match your hair color? What’s wrong with the number ? To find out,  continue reading!

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Skinfood: Good Afternoon Berry Berry Tea BB SPF 35PA++ Review

Skinfood: Good Afternoon Berry Berry Tea BB SPF 35PA++ Review

Gah!!!! I’m really sorry for slacking off for blog posts. I’m basically rushing over everything. I know, I know. One can never run out of stuff to do at work, but one can also drown in work. XD

 

Right now, I’m at home, waiting for my colleague to be in the train station.I will pick her up and we’d go to our location for pilot test.  Why not convert my idle time to something productive, right?

 

I will review today one of my make-up kit staples – Good Afternoon Berry Berry Tea BB SPF 35PA++ from Skinfood!
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See? Such nice nice packaging ❤ Jump to see more of the product!

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North Haven Spa: Ginger Body Scrub Review

North Haven Spa: Ginger Body Scrub Review

 

Ginger in my food. Ginger in my cup. Now, ginger as a scrub? Strange?

Some like it hot, some like cold. Some like it in a pot, 5 days old.  I’m not sure if you’re familiar with that nursery rhyme. I think it had something to do with the porridge. In any case, that poem was running in my head as I use this: Ginger Body Scrub from North Haven Spa in Baguio!

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Nature Republic: Photoshot 3D Concealer in #23 Natural Beige Review

Nature Republic: Photoshot 3D Concealer in #23 Natural Beige Review

 

Good Day to my readers! I’m rather pre-occupied right now, but I feel I need to find my a quiet space despite where I am. So here I am, creating a post. 🙂

 

One of my Nature Republic hauls, I bought Photoshot 3D Concealer in #23 Natural Beige. Why? I was all in a rage before in concealers, all thanks to my panda-like eyes. I  consider my panda eyes as my gaming battle scars and from allergies.
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Will this hide my gaming battle scars?

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North Haven Spa: Strawberry Jam Body Scrub Review

North Haven Spa: Strawberry Jam Body Scrub Review

Hello! It’s been wild for the last few days. I did create a schedule of sorts for my day, unfortunately, it was never followed. Le sigh~

 

During one of my work-related trips, I landed in the summer capital of the Philippines – Baguio! I REALLY WANTED TO GO THERE JUST BECAUSE OF THE WEATHER. I love the cold weather, the fog, the fact that I will wear a nice jacket, be cozy under the covers, and the picturesque sight of the mountains. So when I saw Baguio was in the list of places to be assigned to, and as destiny may have put it, placed me there, I was so happy! I will definitely not trade my cold and cozy spot there over a hot, humid, view of the sea. It’s been 3 years since I last went to Baguio. As I type this, I am dreaming to go back there.

Before going back to Manila, we passed by North Haven Spa quickly (15 minutes-quick), and I hauled the scrubs they have. Ha! I wished to extend my stay, but call of duty. I headed back to Manila with the team, as scheduled.

 

Among the 4 scrubs I bought, the first scrub I tried is one of their new ones – Strawberry Jam Scrub!
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Yum! Strawberry yum! But is it as yummy on the skin as well?

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Nature Republic: Shine Blossom Rose Blusher in #03 Pink Rose Review

Nature Republic: Shine Blossom Rose Blusher in #03 Pink Rose Review

Hello again! It’s been ages since I last posted, but it doesn’t mean I haven’t been trying stuff. I may have not been hauling make-up for this year, but my focus was on food! And because of that, I did gain some weight. 😦 But my post today isn’t about food. Still about make-up!

 

One of my hauls in Nature Republic was the Shine Blossom Rose Blusher. I picked the #03 Pink Rose just because the SA said it was the best seller among the blushers.???????????????????????????????

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Too Cool For School: Hot Girl Lip Sticker in #2 Hawaiian Flower Review

Too Cool For School: Hot Girl Lip Sticker in #2 Hawaiian Flower Review

It’s been so long since I last posted! It’s like as if the world is against me posting –  at least my working life. It’s voiding me of a lot of things, even my family life! So annoying.

 

Bad vibes aside, it’s a Monday! Not a way for me start the week. So let’s go with a very cute product to clear away the Monday blues.

 

Meet Too Cool For School’s Hot Girl Lip Sticker in #2 Hawaiian Flower!

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Lush: Double Choc Lip Tint Review

Lush: Double Choc Lip Tint Review

Hi everyone. As of the late, I have been trying to bring back my habit of posting. Trying and failing miserably. And I know I have a TON of backlogs. Now that the -ber months are rolling in, sales are just around the corner.

 

Speaking of sales, I purchased this little number from one of those exclusive sales. Meet my Lush Double Choc Lip Tint. I got this I think years back. This is part of my series of backlogs.

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A chocolate lip tint?!?!?! Is this a dream come true for those wishing for chocolate in make-up?

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Skinfood: Milk Mania Cleansing Foam Review

Hi everyone! I missed you so much! April and May had been crazy! There was so much heat in my country that even if you sit still , you’d perspire! It’s the horribly high temp (35-27 degrees) plus 100% humidity. >.> The downside in living in a tropical country.

 

So it’s rather important that you should assess your make-up and skin care arsenal – to ensure they match your weather,wherever you may be right now. For hot and humid weather (like here!) it’s good that you keep light warpaint make-up on, and a nice cleanser and light moisturizer at night.

 

With this, I introduce to you one of my HG facial foams – Milk Mania Cleansing Foam from Skinfood!

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