Thursday, February 18, 2010

Thursday, February 18, 2010 ~

Collective Haul/Swap: Kevin Beautymaker, Coffret D'or, etc.

This is my first post in the Year of the Tiger! Woo! The following is my new skincare routine - lately my skin has been super-parched, so my 2-step routine has turned into a 6-step routine to combat the dehydration. Here are the products, from left to right:

Better Botanicals Chamomile Cleansing Milk
Better Botanicals Rose & Tulsi Toner
Kevin Beautymaker Aquamarine Hydrating Serum
Kevin Beautymaker Aguamarine Hydrating Eye Serum
a decant of Desert Essence Jojoba Oil
Better Botanicals Sandalwood Moisturizer

Detailed reviews on these products are upcoming. Just a quick note though - the Beautymaker stuff is ABSOLUTELY worth your money!! I'm so amazed at what they're doing for my skin. Sheesh.
And I also won a sheet mask from Eclecticism - thank you Claire! By the way, she has a new blog which focuses more on beauty, check it out here.


This mask is great - I'd say more hydrating than the My Beauty Diary masks, and less irritating overall. The interesting thing is that it includes eye flaps! Haha! I'm not sure if that's intended to be removed, but anyhow, I just tried it over my eyes and it's not bad - except that I couldn't open my eyes!! lol...


Another Coffret D'or palette to join my family! I managed to get this in a swap, it's from the Trance Deep Eyes collection, in 05 Beige Tones. I used it today, and it's LOVE ~ ~ ~


I love the peachy shade in this palette. *^____^*


It seems like the only things I'm good at are hauls and the *occasional* review - bleh! Hope everyone had a nice Chinese/Lunar New Year, and Valentine's Day!

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  1. LS said... February 18, 2010 at 4:27 PM

    nice routine! looking forward to your detailed reviews ^^ the TD05 is indeed LOVE isn't it

  2. Edna said... February 18, 2010 at 8:23 PM

    Wow thats a lot of products in the dry winter :(

    Just when the sun's been out shining on us, the rain clouds just had to come back! Stay dry the next couple of days!!

  3. ning * star said... February 18, 2010 at 8:49 PM

    nice swap... do an EOTD or FOTD with the deeo trap 05 palette

  4. Blair said... February 18, 2010 at 10:52 PM

    Yay, finally a person that's on the same wavelength as me! Imo, My Scheming Beauty is way better than My Beauty Diary :)

  5. Claire Tan said... February 19, 2010 at 7:00 AM

    Glad the mask got to you safe & sound. I sent it in a hurry & forgot to write down a return address. :P

  6. Shop N' Chomp said... February 19, 2010 at 2:27 PM

    Hope your new year is off to a fab start, girlie! =D Wow, another Coffret D'or palette? Niice! Haven't heard of Better Botanicals until now. Curious to see how you like it. ;)

  7. Anonymous said... February 20, 2010 at 4:42 AM


  8. Anonymous said... February 21, 2010 at 7:26 AM

    Thank you for the sweet comment! I have to agree with you Beautymaker prods were definitely hydrating! Mine are long gone - used and finished lol.

  9. herroyalbleakness said... February 28, 2010 at 3:47 AM

    whoa, a 2-step routine turned to a 6-step one. but im glad it's working for you. :)

  10. ilyana said... March 7, 2010 at 10:13 PM

    Oh wow I can't wait to read your thoughts on the Beautymaker stuff you got! And lol the eye flaps on the mask are a rare sight, I bet it was refreshing!

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