My HG cleanser with the ridiculously long name

I don’t know what it is about Asian beauty products, but holy cow, seriously, what’s up with the names? They’re so ridiculously long! I say this because I’ve found my holy grail of cleansers, and the name is a dozy. Are you ready? It’s the Innisfree Jeju Bija Anti-Trouble Cleansing Gel. Yeah, I’m going to call … More My HG cleanser with the ridiculously long name

Sheet masks!

It occurs to me that I have not been very good about recording what sheet masks I’ve tried out. While my  local TJMaxx did not stock popular AB brands like My Beauty Diary or Naisture or Leaders, they did have a crap ton of other brands I’d never heard of like Global Beauty Care. (I … More Sheet masks!

Day 3

Well, that’s a bummer. Patch testing of Skinfood Black Sugar Cleansing Water has shown that it breaks me out. I’d been testing to see how well it cleans my skin in the morning. I’d just swiped a cotton swab on my right cheek, followed the instructions for not washing it off, and proceeded with the … More Day 3

Move over Lolita!

I am obsessed with lip products. This is because I can’t go anywhere without at least 2 -3 lip products to keep my poor, wide lips moisturized. I am the kind of person that if I forget to put on chapstick/lipbalm/lipstick on my lips, they will dry out, peel, crack, and bleed in the space … More Move over Lolita!

Humble pie – or I should have listened to everyone else about patch testing.

So. Over the course of a week, I noticed that my skin was getting little, angry red bumps. At first, I thought it was due to all the house work we’ve been doing lately on fixing up the house we bought. (The ceilings hadn’t been painted in 30 years, to start. They’re getting painted and … More Humble pie – or I should have listened to everyone else about patch testing.