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Yves Saint Laurent Opening Counter @ Lotte Shopping Avenue

By on Wednesday, November 6, 2013

I am so lucky to be invited to the opening counter of YSL at Lotte Shopping Avenue last Saturday, October 26th 2013. Thankyou for trusting me again Carnellin. It has been a very long time I haven’t shown up my face in blogging world or blogging event. I love to be around these pretty girls again. And hello again mas Gusnaldi, the official makeup artist ambassador for Yves Saint Laurent. He is known for his brush strokes and color inventions in makeup artistry. Though I miss Mas Gus’s performance on doing makeup, I come to him and ask for beauty advices.

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Beauty | Getting Personal | Makeup

Got Pink?

By on Monday, October 14, 2013
Got Pink? It's Breast Cancer Awareness Month

My heart breaks every time I hear someone—family member from close friends or relatives, mostly, or someone I know, or someone else—is clinically diagnosed with cancer, especially breast cancer. When I say my heart breaks, my heart cries. From the stories I have been told, breast cancer grows and spreads quickly within months, or even weeks. From the very deepest of me, I encourage you, my readers, to educate yourself more about the early detection and going beyond it. Cancer could turn your life upside down, let’s prevent life-full-of-hard-struggle earlier.

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Beauty | Makeup

Urban Decay Vice 2 Palette Swatch

By on Friday, October 11, 2013
Urban Decay Vice 2 Palette
Urban Decay Vice 2 Palette

In the past two months, I spend a lot of my weeks travelling back and forth. From Singapore, Jogjakarta, and Singapore again. Two weeks, four days, and another ten days. Yes I have enough travelling and playing around. I feel so full of guilt by neglecting my own career as a makeup artist. Like, really guilty. Everyone’s improving and I am still here standing at the same point. Even I have to decline an invitation of 10-day travel in Japan this November. Firstly, I still want to settle down here. Secondly, please don’t laugh, I can’t stand the winter cold.

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Beauty | Hair Style

Bye, Hair Fall!

By on Monday, July 15, 2013

Bye Hair Fall!

We already use keratin rich shampoo, aloe vera infused conditioner, aminexil serum, or other the most sought-after hair tonic, yet we still find our hair strand on the floor everywhere. Then we start questioning the capability of those claims every brand makes. No, no, no. All of these hair products contribute the growth of your hair, the strength of its roots, but only as far as helping. Not solving it entirely. Hair products are external help. We can’t rely on one factor only. We should examine ourselves internally too. Yes, our biggest concern is true: Stress.

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Beauty | Hair Style

Hair Talk: Sleek Bob With Bangs

By on Wednesday, June 26, 2013

June-hair-talkHaving a long, wavy, and voluminous J-Law hair makes us feel like a million-dollar baby. But million dollar is still million dollar, isn’t it? The look is a high-maintenanced one. The cost of effort, time, and money to attain that sexy and glamorous look. Never-ending bill. Now, why don’t you try something.. Breakthrough? Break the common long-hair-is-prettiest-of-all rule. We will never know unless we try, right? Not going too dramatic, this sleek bob with bangs style will make you look younger, effortlessly beautiful, and, good news is, less cost in treatment. Here are the K-Pop A-Listers like Song Hye Kyo, Tiffany (SNSD), Taeyeon (SNSD), Park Bom (2NE1), and Jeon Boram (T-Ara) who appear stunning with this sleek bob with bangs look.

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