Why Skincare Is More Important Than Makeup

When I was a teenager, it was normal to have acne on your face, and at the time I had an average amount of acne and blemishes in my T-zone. If I am wearing makeup, it is mostly mascara and eye shadow. I don't own a foundation, because if you wear too many products on … Continue reading Why Skincare Is More Important Than Makeup

The Good And Bad To-Do List For You Skin

Skincare is an important part of taking care of our body, the way we eat healthy foods, drink water and exercise. If you think back to your teenage days you might recall going through the stage of having acne. If your skin has quite a lot of blemishes, wearing makeup can slow down the process … Continue reading The Good And Bad To-Do List For You Skin

Fashion Feature With Sabina Sysantos

Sabina from Folly and Misfortune is a stylish soul who I met at university, and instantly clicked with. It was one of those spontaneous and unexpected moments, where you meet someone at the right time and happen to both have a zest for fashion. Winter in Auckland has been on the icy side with the … Continue reading Fashion Feature With Sabina Sysantos

A Smile Is The Magic And Light Inside Of You

The most beautiful thing in a person is their wonderful smile. When someone laughs, their eyes light up in the way the sun rises so naturally or the raw laughter of a baby. I was reading a post here on the facts about smiling. It's absolutely true that we feel better when we truly smile and smiling … Continue reading A Smile Is The Magic And Light Inside Of You

New Zealand Cruelty Free Beauty Brands

New Zealand has many amazing cruelty free, vegan and organic skincare brands. For the sake of this article, I will focus on cruelty free brands (although many of these are vegan and organic too). When I was living in Australia, there was also an awareness of ethical brands and the ability to choose cruelty free … Continue reading New Zealand Cruelty Free Beauty Brands

Taiwanese Beauty And Fashion Youtubers

For those who are curious or would like to discover some Taiwanese beauty and fashion youtubers, I've researched and compiled a list of several bloggers from Taiwan. Many of them share their views on beauty and skincare products, review the latest products, give snippets of their daily lives, shoot fashion look books, travel videos, styling, … Continue reading Taiwanese Beauty And Fashion Youtubers

Beautiful Things Don’t Ask For Attention

The most beautiful things in life can't be seen. It reminds me of an interview I watched, where they spoke to several elderly people, and asked what were some of the happiest memories in their life. No one would say money, appearances, status or materials. It's always the relationships they had with people. The happiness … Continue reading Beautiful Things Don’t Ask For Attention