Category Archives: makeup

Thursday Treat: Alexis on Feeling Confident Even When Wearing Minimal Makeup

    {Alexis is a longtime friend of mine, so long in fact, that we’ve known each other for 20 years and are best friends. She recently completed a year-long trip all over the world and is the epitome of someone living life to the fullest. Although more of a food blogger (she blogs at […]

Jouer Cosmetics Long Wear Lip Creme Liquid Lipstick – The Most Underrated Lip Product Ever

    Ever found a beauty product that ticked all the boxes for you that you swear never to give it up? That’s exactly how I feel towards the Jouer Cosmetics Long Wear Lip Creme Liquid Lipstick. Oh Birchbox SoHo, thank you for this discovery!     I’ve been searching for the past decade or […]

Wednesday Musing: Do You Get Inspired by Makeup?

    If there’s one thing I love about fall and winter, it’s that glitter is finally in season. Me, I’m a huge glitter and sequins fan. Huge! And especially since the days get shorter, there isn’t anything else that’s going to brighten your immediate surroundings up like these light-reflecting things do.  

Giveaway: 8 Deborah Lippmann Nail Polishes to 8 Winners

      Deborahh Lippmann is one of my favourite brands of nail polishes. In fact, I can’t get over how gorgeous Across the Universe is! But I completely understand how This shade isn’t going to work for most occasions, so today I’m giving away two other shades from the brand: Misty Morning and Razzle Dazzle. […]

Guest Post: How to Look Cute at the Gym Without Seeming Like You Tried Too Hard – My Beauty Picks

    {I’m so excited to have Laura guest post today for The Skinny Scout. Laura is currently prepping for her first bikini competition – you should read about her transformation story, linked at the end of this post – and is sharing her beauty picks with us today. Hooray!}   First off, I’d like […]

Tutorial: Makeup for Puffy Eyes (One of Those Days)

    Ever had one of those days where you end up crying your eyes out and then going to bed? I’m sure you have. I’m also sure you don’t really like waking up the next day and find you can’t open your eyes like normal.   Hooray for puffy eyes. And yes, that’s me […]

Major Review: 10 Drugstore Mascaras on My Asian Lashes

      You cannot imagine just how much money I’ve spent on mascaras the past month! As a beauty blogger, and one that loves having long lashes to look more awake, I finally decided I had had enough of lousy mascaras. I don’t usually wear falsies because they are an additional step and can be […]

Wednesday Musing: My Shopping Wishlist for the Sephora Black Card Member 20% Off Sale

    OK so if you’re a Sephora Black Card member, you’d be aware by now that there’s going to be a members-only 20% sale this weekend and it starts this Thursday, which is tomorrow. It’s the one time just before which you visit the store, try on as many products as you can to […]

Giveaway: Win a Brand New Sigma Spa Express Brush Cleaning Glove!

      It’s Monday, and we all hate Mondays. That’s why I’m giving away a brand new Sigma Spa Express Brush Cleaning Glove today! This product has been quite the popular item for beauty lovers out there, especially those of you who use a lot of brushes and feel that washing them can be […]

Lip Product Addict Tag: What’s the Best Drugstore Lipstick?

  A photo posted by Roxanne Chia (@theskinnyscout) on Sep 22, 2016 at 8:21am PDT   Beauty blogger Rabia from the UK recently did the Lip Product Addict Tag on her blog (you can read it here). I got inspired too, and thought I’d do the same! It’s not a new tag, but even if […]