in the spotlight with Roseanne Tang

not too long ago we started up a feature category interviewing people we found inspiring in our community. beckii got the ball-rolling by interviewing american hip hop dancer/choreographer daniel jerome aka steproc (check out the interview here) this time round we’ve got someone slightly different to introduce to you: beauty blogger, entrepreneur, aspiring make-up artist … Continue reading

GOT [HER] HAIR DID

i enjoy playing around with hair and makeup as you’ve probably gathered…so i decided to use my friend lara as guinea pig to try out this Miley Cyrus-inspired hair updo i saw on youtube; by a guy called Daven Mayeda. hes pretty fabulous;)   here’s his youtube tutorial [with a suuuper pretty half asian model! … Continue reading

NO BRAINER AT COFFEEHEAD.

caught up with 2 friends at Coffeehead in camberwell yesterday; a new cafe/brunch place i had not heard of until i got back to australia recently!   the decor to this place is a bit industrial [reminds me a bit of the ‘coffee snob’ location Four Barrels, which me and my friend found in San … Continue reading

face it – it’s gotta be face shop

so it’s probably been a while since i last posted about a beauty fix.  lately all my posts have been a little too fixated with food with my brunch adventures – (see here for the latest brunch adventures pitstop at chez dre) so like any other girl, when i see sale in cosmetic shops, i … Continue reading

HALLOWEEN CAME EARLY.

ever since i experimented with sugar skull makeup back in april [see my Jay Park inspired post HERE], me and the evil twin have been waiting for an excuse  to go out together into the public scaring people – so of course, this opportunity came in the form of one of my friend’s halloween birthday … Continue reading

FROM NY TO KOREA: MARIO BADESCU + BANILA CO. [AND OTHER RANDOM STUFF]

so, finally got around to this – said i would do a brief write up on the Mario Badescu products i purchased from america, so here it is combined with my Banila Co. purchases from korea!   MARIO BADESCU: Mario Badescu is a NY-based skincare brand which i discovered in kit cosmetics a few years … Continue reading

BE MY BB….CREAM.

EDIT: FACE DROVE THEM! haha…edited the comments under the photos. hope its a bit better!   bb cream, or ‘blemish balm’ seems to have become an upcoming makeup ‘trend’ in the western world of late…although its been around for a good few years already in asian countries!  im not big on makeup [err…despite you seeing … Continue reading

THE DREAMWARP SOCIETY CAMPAIGN: MIMCO 2012

soo…if you did or didnt know already, Mimco is holding a photoshoot competition to be an assistant stylist on their new 2012 campaign shoot – EXCITING! so of course, i had to try my luck… [you can enter it + see details HERE]   …enlisted the help of my dear evil twin bec; i spent … Continue reading

LEOPARD STRIPS.

so, i was a little impulsive and decided to buy a pack of nail polish strip things whilst in hong kong – the easy way to a ‘salon-inspired’ manicure i suppose. iv never tried them before, so i was interested in seeing how they fared…   ..as you can see by my photos, nail polish … Continue reading

WHO GOT NAKED…?

…i did. hahaha the number of inappropriate puns i could use for this is endless! hahaha….   …anyway, miss lara juust passed me the goodies she bought me from her trip to the states; including Urban Decay’s Naked palette.  i dont really wear much makeup usually unless im going to an event or something, but … Continue reading