Japan Haul 2017 – Cosmetics


On my last trip to Japan, I didn’t have too much time to shop but despite that, I did manage to get a pretty decent haul. I didn’t want to go too crazy since I had just done a Sephora haul before leaving on my trip so I only picked up items that really interested me or was something I didn’t have.

I decided to split this haul into several posts so that it’s not too long. Be sure to check back for weekly updates!

Link: Part 1 (Cosmetics) | Part 2 (Skincare) | Part 3 (Misc.)

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Kiehl’s Daily Reviving vs Midnight Recovery



Happy early New Years! Nothing says preparing for the new year like skincare and so I’m here today to talk about Kiehl’s Daily Reviving Concentrate and Midnight Recovery Concentrate.

If you read my last favorites post, you’ll know that I ended up really loving the Daily version and so I decided to pair it with Kiehl’s Midnight Recovery Concentrate. I wanted to compare it to Daily Reviving Concentrate that I was using in my usual skincare routine and see what the differences are.

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Japanese Eyeliner Review


I am always on the hunt for a good eyeliner. It’s one of the first makeup items I learned to use and it will always have a special place in my heart. Getting the right eyeliner for me is a little bit tricky since I have combination-dry skin with an oily t-zone that also includes the brows and eyes.

A lot of smudge-proof eyeliner ranging from MAC’s fluidline eyeliner to Kat Von D.’s Tattoo liner smears on me. Primer seems to help on most days and not on other days so I decided to branch out into the world and try some Japanese eyeliner.

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