13 gross ingredients in your beauty products

snail for beauty

Heard of Allantoin? Used it in your skin care products before? Do you know if yours came from plant extracts or from snails? Yes it’s true! Allantoin is also the primary extract of snail’s secretion and it’s purported to help increase your skin’s softness and smoothness and are totally safe. Disgusted? Well, this is less…

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Questions for me? Read my FAQs


Instead of a post today, I’ve put up a new page on my blog in the form of Frequently Asked Questions or FAQs. If you’re interested, you can read them here. ¬†The FAQs will tell a little of my background leading up to blogging here, address questions of why I’ve not been responding to your¬†emails…

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TGI Saturday: blabbers and reads galore


So glad it’s Saturday again! This week has gone rather smoothly and at least I wasn’t rushing around too much. But my apologies to those who have written me emails. I’m usually slow when it comes to responding to emails. I’m not ignoring you. I’m just…procrastinating! Anyway, this week, I had two dampeners in the…

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Hada Labo products coming to Singapore

Finally! If you’ve been following me on my facebook, you would have learnt about this earlier. Yes, Hada Labo Super Hyaluronic Acid (SHA) Moisturising Lotion, the top-selling cult-product in Japan with 1 bottle reported to be sold every 4 seconds, will be launched in Singapore sometime in June, along with the full ranges in moisturising,…

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