I Used La Mer’s ‘The Concentrate’ For A Month and Here’s What Happened

For the longest time, even though I was into beauty and skincare products, I didn’t know much about the prestigious brand La Mer. All I knew was that celebrities like Kate Hudson, Kim Kardashian and Jennifer Lopez were die-hard fans, and if JLo was using it then it must be good. However, I for one am not a Hollywood celebrity that was defecating money, so … Continue reading I Used La Mer’s ‘The Concentrate’ For A Month and Here’s What Happened

5 Halal Cosmetics Brand You Need To Know About

The Halal market has grown exponentially in the last few years and is on its way to becoming mainstream in the beauty world, if not already. Once confused as only for those who practiced Islam, Halal makeup and skincare is actually for everyone, no matter their religion because people are caring a hell of a lot about the ingredients that go into their beauty products. … Continue reading 5 Halal Cosmetics Brand You Need To Know About

4 Adventurous Date Ideas in Kuala Lumpur

The quentessential date night usually involves dinner and a movie but if you’re looking to get out of your comfort zone and do something that involves some adrenaline, well we’ve got some ideas for you. Science says that by participating in an adrenaline-pumping activity with someone, it can help create a bond. So, doesn’t matter if it’s the first few dates or your tenth anniversary … Continue reading 4 Adventurous Date Ideas in Kuala Lumpur

A Beginner’s Guide To Podcast

Here’s the thing, I was never really into podcasts until very recently. I’m a full-time mother who’s constantly on-the-go and I just want to keep myself up to date on many things! I still like to feel relevant. And yeah, I can tune into radio stations but I hate long commercials. Anyway, it was just a thought combined with an influence from a friend who … Continue reading A Beginner’s Guide To Podcast

Things We Love: April Favourites

Joanne Loves: Bioderma Sensibio H20 Solution Micellaire It’s gentle to skin and removes 99% of my stubborn waterproof makeup and any other particles on the skin. Easy on the eyes. Effective and affordable. The 500ml can last you a pretty long time. Sensibio H20 can be used daily morning and evening like a cleanser. Or as a second step in double cleansing. Bonus: there’s a … Continue reading Things We Love: April Favourites

Tried and Tested: Glossier invisible shield daily sunscreen+

Okay, call me crazy or uninformed but I didn’t realise until like, three years ago that sunscreen is not only to be applied when on a beach holiday. Yeah, guys! For those who didn’t know, there is such thing as every day sunscreen. This of course makes total sense because the UV rays is not only harmful to your skin when you’re on vacay, it’s … Continue reading Tried and Tested: Glossier invisible shield daily sunscreen+

Get On Board With These Minimalist Nail Ideas

Whenever I book myself a manicure session I always end up going with nude shades. And each time after, I tell myself I’m going to be a little adventurous and try something different but I never get around to actually doing it! Truth is, there are tons of options and I take ages to decide! Plus, I find some designs are just too loud for … Continue reading Get On Board With These Minimalist Nail Ideas

Thayer’s Alcohol-Free Witch Hazel Toner Trial

I would consider myself to be pretty well-versed in skincare, but I am very reluctant to pay for expensive products. This is for two reasons: 1) I’m a broke af graduate working her first job, and 2) My youthful skin is doing okay, so I don’t feel the need to splurge on high-end skincare just yet. So, when I saw an article raving about Thayers … Continue reading Thayer’s Alcohol-Free Witch Hazel Toner Trial

5 Signs You’re Emotionally and Mentally Drained

Sometimes life can get a bit overwhelming and more than often you’ll find yourself being affected by the rollercoaster ride. The constant ups and downs has a powerful way of taking a toll on your emotional and mental well-being, which is why it’s important to recognize when you’ve had enough and just stop to rest. Below are some telltale signs that you’re probably suffering from … Continue reading 5 Signs You’re Emotionally and Mentally Drained