My Skincare Routine January 2018Skincare Routine

My Skincare Routine: January 2018

Since starting an Asian skincare routine, the number of items in my regimen have increased quite a bit! While I’ve tested out a number of products this past year, I’ve settled into my current routine outlined below. Morning Routine Ultra Gentle Cleanser by Face Reality: Face Reality is a Bay Area acne clinic that sells products, provides training services, and offers treatment …

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Moisturizers Benefits and TypesSkin Care, Skincare Routine

Moisturizers: Benefits and Types

Moisturizers are arguably the most important step in any skincare regimen. When it comes to starting an Asian beauty routine, moisturizers are one of the four key products (along with an oil cleanser, second cleanser, and sunscreen) that you should have before moving on to other products. This blog post will discuss the benefits of moisturizers and its different types …

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Bioré UV Aqua Rich Watery EssenceProduct Reviews, Sun Care

Product Review: Bioré UV Aqua Rich Watery Essence

Today I’ll be reviewing my current go to sunscreen: The Bioré UV Aqua Rich Watery Essence. This is an extremely popular sunscreen in the Asian Beauty community and it’s really easy to see why. With a high quality formulation that doesn’t leave a white cast, doesn’t cause dryness, and most importantly doesn’t break me out, this sunscreen has become an …

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Essences, Product Reviews

Product Review: Manyo Factory Galactomyces Niacin Special Treatment Essence

Today I’ll be reviewing Manyo Factory’s Galactomyces Niacin Special Treatment Essence. I’ve been wanting to add galactomyces ferment filtrate to my routine for a while, but was really turned off by the cost of the SK-II essence. I picked Manyo Factory’s essence because of the positive reviews, high concentration of galactomyces ferment filtrate, and significantly lower price point. (Note: This post …

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Manyo Factory Galactomyces Niacin BottleSkincare Routine

Top 5 Ingredients to Include in Your Asian Beauty Skincare Routine

Part of the beauty of an Asian skincare routine is the ability to customize and pick ingredients that work for your skin’s needs. However, picking from the multitude of products can be rather overwhelming. Where does one start? As someone prone to acne, I learned early on to pay attention to ingredient lists and keep track of what causes me …

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trèStiQue Tint, Moisturize, Blend Face StickFace, Makeup

Product Review: trèStiQue Tint, Moisturize, Blend Face Stick

Today I will be reviewing another favorite from Generation Beauty San Francisco 2017 – the trèStiQue Tint, Moisturize, Blend Face Stick. I first learned of trèStiQue and their multitasking products during Generation Beauty 2015. Then, I purchased their Matte Color & Shiny Balm Lip Crayon which is a permanent resident in my purse. Considering my love for everything travel and user friendly, …

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NYX Ultimate Multi Finish Shadow PackagingEyes, Eyeshadow, Makeup

Product Review: NYX Ultimate Multi Finish Shadow Palette in Warm Rust

Today I will be doing my first ever makeup product review on the NYX Ultimate Multi Finish Shadow Palette. I received this product for free during Generation Beauty San Francisco and it has become a fast favorite thanks to the colors and portability. As I’ve already told a few people, this eyeshadow palette alone may convince me to start wearing …

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