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I know adidas has pretty much sold me on their running shoes, being lightweight and well, brightly colored, but right now I've got my eye on things adidas apart from their shoes: Yeah I kno...
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I've bought several more Nyx round lipsticks since I got to try them a few months ago (you can read my review of shades Thalia and Paris).  I think I'm stopping for now, though, since I'm pretty much...
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I used to be a regular beach bum, visiting as many as six to eight beaches a year (as in, maps to various towns and provinces with major beaches were always found in my everyday purse).  I've only ha...
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As I've mentioned in previous blog posts, I shuttle back and forth between two places all the time--one is my hometown in Las Piñas and the other is a condo I share with a roomie in Mandaluyong.  Be...
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I've long planned on doing reviews of my skincare products, and now they've all caught up on me.  I took this picture below a few days ago, and these are the newest ones...that is, until yesterday, b...
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Since I got a taste of Nyx with the fabulous Paris shade, I definitely knew that I wanted more.  Never mind that I still haven't figured out quite how to keep my lips smooth all the time. I ordere...
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Many beauty bloggers might say that Human Nature (or Human Heart Nature) products are a hit or miss thing.  I continue patronizing them for three main reasons: 1) they're organic, 2) they're cheap an...
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Kustie is a brand of natural bath and body products formulated in France and especially made for intense exfoliation and silky smoothness.  Well, it's pretty easy to throw those words around, isn't i...
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I've never really experimented with lipstick.  I don't invest in them like I do on lip balm because I think they just end up caking on my lips or that I peel my lips too often for it to be effective....
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I have just run out of my usual body butter, and fortunately, I was lucky enough to get this in one of my recent press kits: ONE Naturales Vanilla Almond Custard. They call this "dessert for th...
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I'm a little delayed in reviewing some Lorys samples I've been sent, as I've already spied several other bloggers who have already done so. I figured, well, no one's written about using it for special...
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What they say on Shiseido's website about Shiseido The Makeup Dual Balancing Foundation: Coverage: Medium Finish: Semi-matte Skin Type: Normal and Combination Ingredients: Water, cyclomethico...
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This is the second time I've been invited by Stratigem to an event, and I must say among several I've been to, theirs really stand out. I don't know if they're doing it on purpose, but I love that the...
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I've had my eye on this product since 2008, but I just really purchased it for myself this year. I've heard rave reviews of it from friends and other bloggers, who say that this cream is heaven se...
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I first read about Prestige's Wet/ Dry foundation from Kira's review.  I've always liked Prestige as a brand, and I've probably bought more products there than any other brand in Beauty Bar.  Howeve...
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