Category Archives: skin care

How to Remove Eye Makeup Using Cotton Buds During Your Night Beauty Ritual

    Removing your makeup every night can actually be easy. I know a lot of times you may feel like it’s a chore, especially when you’re dead beat and just want to go right into bed. And besides, your eye makeup doesn’t completely get removed anyway, no matter what you do. But keeping your […]

Korea Exclusive Beauty Haul: Innisfree Jeju House, Dear Packer, Osulloc and More

    Seoul is such a shopping haven, especially if you’re into skincare and beauty. I didn’t get to buy much in terms of clothes, because so many of the stores we popped into were selling them in free size, which were too big for me. Wait, or is there a trend in oversized clothing […]

Discover: L’Occitane’s Top 10 Best Selling Products

    A while back (but hopefully not too much of a while), I attended the intimate 40th anniversary party of L’Occitane, where I discovered some new shea butter hand creams and tote bags that will be launched later this year in September. I was also gifted samples of the brand’s top 10 best selling products, and thought I’d […]

My Travel Beauty Essentials: Skincare Edition

    Hello from the sunny land of South Korea! It’s my third time here in Seoul, but this time I’m visiting Busan and Jeju Island for the first time as well and I can’t wait. It’s also my first time in Korea in the summer, and my skincare routine has since changed. Here are […]

My Current Shopping Wish List

  A photo posted by Roxanne C. (@lacedivory) on Jun 12, 2016 at 2:48am PDT   We finally moved into our new apartment over the week, and are in the final stages of settling into it, unpacking, cleaning and all. I’m so excited to be here in the new place and new environment that’s pretty […]

Review: The Kiehl’s Crème de Corps Nurturing Body Washing Cream & Body Moisturiser

    Eczema is so annoying. You never know how you got it in the first place and it never seems to go away no matter what you do. It turns you, often without warning, into this fussy consumer you used to swear you would never be. Alas, you now have to bite your tongue. […]

Review: The ANIA Skincare Argan Oil That’s 100% Pure and Certified Organic

    If you’re addicted to body oils, chances are you’ve definitely heard of argan oil and its benefits. You might also know that argan oil is safe for pregnant women, children and babies. In fact, it’s recommended for pregnant women to help prevent the formation of stretch marks because it improves the elasticity of skin. To […]

Link Love: The Makeup Artist Interview Bible

    So the weekend is coming but it isn’t near enough yet. And the last thing you need right now is to see how amazing someone’s home looks like while you slog your days away with no end in sight – and with no granite counter top to aim for.   But that’s OK. […]