Category Archives: makeup

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 […]

NYC Beauty Haul: Japonesque, Palladio, Jouer and More!

    The waiter at Bar Sardine was right. There’s New York, and then there’s the rest of the world. How can I even begin to describe the wonderful time I had in New York?   Yes, maybe shopping. Beauty shopping, to be more exact. I can see why it’s so easy to look put […]

The Ultimate Beauty.com Closing Down Sale: Ends 30th Sept

    Yes, you read that right. Our beloved online beauty store, BEAUTY.COM (and Drugstore.com) is shutting down for good. I haven’t been a frequent shopper on the site, but have definitely bought stuff from them in the past.   I still remember the first time I discovered Beauty.com: it was around the time when […]

Wednesday Musing: What is Your Mantra?

  A photo posted by Roxanne Chia (@theskinnyscout) on Aug 17, 2016 at 9:51pm PDT   How is it that whenever I stay at a nice hotel, its bathroom always has a counter way nicer than my own? I’m talking granite slabs, warm diffused lighting all round the huge mirror and lots of natural light […]

The Only Rose Gold Nail Polish You Will Ever Need

    A photo posted by Roxanne Chia (@theskinnyscout) on Jul 29, 2016 at 10:34pm PDT   Do you follow colour trends? I don’t but if it weren’t for fashion, I would never have discovered the gorgeous, glamourous sunset colour that is rose gold. My favourite colour used to be hot pink, but then it […]

The Ultimate Guide of Lip Tutorials to Get the Perfect Pout Every Time

  A photo posted by Roxanne Chia (@theskinnyscout) on Mar 22, 2016 at 7:35am PDT   If you’re having trouble with lipstick, you shouldn’t. I know how tricky lip makeup can get, especially since there are so many kinds out there. Lip stick, lip liner, lip tint, lip gloss and so on. Even lip colour […]

BeautyMaker Giveaway You Won’t Want to Miss: Win a Matte Cushion Foundation in Beige

    Have you had a bad week, or a bad day? Hopefully not but if you did, perhaps today’s blog entry will cheer you up a little. I’m so excited to be giving away a full-sized BeautyMaker Matte Cushion Foundation in shade Beige today and it’s really easy to win it.   Here’s how it […]

9 Beauty Tips from Taiwanese Celebrity Makeup Artist Kevin 老师

    I recently attended the media coverage of BeautyMaker’s launch of several new products, namely the limited edition packaging of the Matte Cushion Foundation, the new Honey shade of the same foundation range and a totally new product, the Bye Bye Oil.   Taiwanese celebrity makeup artist, Kevin 老师 was present to grace the […]