Beauty Abroad

Etude House Miss Tangerine Sweet Shower Lips Review, Swatches, Photos

As you know from my prior Musings Korean Brand, Etude House has released Miss Tangerine which is a collection that features vibrant shades of orange for Spring.

So far, Miss Tangerine has been a fun journey but some of the lip products haven’t quite lived up to my expectations. The stains had a way bitter taste and the two selections of lipsticks were a bit too orange for me!

With all this in mind I didn’t set my hopes to high for the last of the lip products featured with the collection which are the Sweet Shower Lips.

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Skin Food Lettuce & Cucumber Massage Review

Skin Food Lettuce & Cucumber Massage is an oil-free massage gel with lettuce and cucumber extracts that provides water and nutrients to skin.

I’m a huge fan of the Lettuce & Cucumber Collection and it’s my skincare of choice for Summer. I’ve had the massage gel laying about for a while but I never actually sit around massaging my face. Anyone actually embrace the technique?

A facial massage facilitates blood circulation and relaxes skin while helping with wrinkles thus a massage gel with good glide is always helpful.

Gimmick? Who knows! Lush Cosmetics had instructions and a video for giving oneself a full face massage which proved interesting and many Asian products and magazines recommend such techniques but I honestly don’t have the patience for it…I’m already doing way TOO much with my skin as is, now I need to massage it too?

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Review: Steam Cream Spring 2011 Tins

In 2009, I purchased my first tins of Steam Cream and proceeded to fall in love. I contacted the company and quickly arranged an interview with them because I seriously wanted to explore all things Steam Cream and bring it back to readers!

Today I thought I’d repost that review and interview but before I do allow me to introduce you to the brand new tin line up for Spring 2011.

Take a look and do read the review from early 2009 after the jump if you’re interested!

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Love the Shimmer of Coffret D’Or’s Fluffy Shine Eyes

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Holika Holika Hand Warmer Moisture Hand Cream Review

Holika Holika introduced its Hand Warmer Moisture Hand Cream over the holidays. The packaging and the name kinda threw me as I thought maybe it would literally warm hands up so I got a few of them to tuck into my sister’s stocking as she’s always pissing and moaning about cold hands and feet.

Sadly, it doesn’t actually heat up hands and proved to be just a basic hand cream!

Let’s take a look!

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