CNP Laboratory K-Beauty

[REVIEW] CNP Laboratory Derma Shield Sun Stick

I started taking sun care really seriously when I noticed that I had slight pigmentation on my cheeks, and that my skin duller and darker than usual despite fervently exfoliating and moisturising it. I’ve tried a few sunscreens that are said to be holy grails but got really disappointed – they were either too sticky, […]

Althea K-Beauty

[REVIEW] Althea Petal Velvet Sunaway

I received this new product from Althea about one or two months ago. It was really timely, considering that I had just started applying sunscreen more frequently (yes, I know, I’m not exactly a role model). Product Description Shield your skin from the sun’s rays and give it some petal protection with Althea’s Petal Velvet […]

Etude House K-Beauty Samples

[SAMPLE] Etude House UV Double Cut Fresh Sun Gel

As I mentioned in previous posts, I’ve been trying to pay more attention to my UV protection these days (maybe it’s a side effect of growing old – you start to realize your skin isn’t as resilient to external pollutants). I got this sample from Etude House when I made a purchase there, so I […]


[REVIEW] The Face Shop Natural Sun Eco Clear Sunscreen Stick

I have to be honest – the main reason why I bought this was because of the Kakao Friends packaging (or more specifically, Apeach). TFS in Singapore didn’t decide to import this collection, so I had to source for it online. I found one seller on Shopee – it was super expensive at $29.90, but […]


[REVIEW] Bioré UV Aqua Rich Watery Gel

I know this sounds ridiculous coming from someone who lives in a country where it’s summer all year round, but I never, ever did consider the importance of protecting my skin from the sun until I learned about Korean skincare. It’s a lot more than just about being fair – you have no idea how […]