Korean Brands

Aritaum Honey Melting Tint Review & Swatches

Aritaum Honey Melting Tint Lip Balm

Aritaum Honey Melting Tint is a new tinted lip balm that launched in Korea in 10 shades. Being the tinted lip balm junkie that I am I instantly wanted to grab a few of these so how I ended up with only one is shocking to say the least.

I guess I was playing it safe because I did only purchase one Aritaum Honey Melting Tint and let me tell you, at first, I was glad I only got the one because I didn’t like the formula.

Something happened though!


Etude House Lock ‘n Summer Cushion Blusher Review & Swatches

Etude House Lock 'n Summer Cushion Blushers

Cushion blush (and foundation) are on the rise in Asia and the new Etude House Lock ‘n Summer Cushion Blusher is my first experience with cushion blush!

The Etude House Lock ‘n Summer 2014 Collection includes two new Cushion Blusher shade that I recently purchased. I’ve had plenty of good times with cushion foundation and bb cream but cushion blush is really a new experience for me. I noticed that a few brands in Korea are starting to introduce cushion blush so by Fall I’m sure you’ll see a lot more of it from a variety of Asian brands! I suspect the new Etude House Lock ‘n Summer Cushion Blusher is here to stay as they’ll likely repackage and re-release it at some point to the permanent Etude House Collection. So if you don’t haul it now, no worries it’ll likely be available for a while.

Etude House Lock 'n Summer Cushion Blusher

But unfortunately my review is about to change your mind about wanting to haul it!


Etude House Lock’ N Summer 2014 Collection

Etude House Lock' N Summer 2014 Collection

Magic Cushion Makeup goes to a new level with the Lock’ N Summer 2014 Collection that features Etude House Lock’ N Cushion Blusher, Etude House Lock’n Liner, and more! And yes, the blush and the liner are all cushion makeup products. Hey, cushion makeup is huge right now in Korea might as well run with the idea right?!


Summer Makeup & Beauty from Korea

korean makeup and beauty

Etude House is typically late to release a Summer Collection but they are already gearing up with a brand new Ice Shot Collection as well as an Precious Mineral Proof Any Cushion plus Nature Republic’s Botanical Apple Dome Blusher is looking mighty nifty for flushed Summer cheeks!

Jump ahead for more Summer Makeup & Beauty from Korea!


Missha Signature Glam Art Rouge SPK108 Review & Swatches

Missha Signature Glam Art Rouge Lipstick

Missha Signature Glam Art Rouge SPK108 was one of two shades released with the Missha FW Sets for Fall 2013. This special edition released lipsticks are the same formula as the original Glam Art Rouge Lipstick but come in a distinctive and gorgeous red packaging/tube.

Let’s take a peek!