Posts Tagged ‘restoration clear gel’

Turn Left – New Study shows that the Left Side of our Faces are more Pleasant!

Look at the camera, turn your face left, and say cheese! A new study by Wake Forest University psychology professor Dr. James Schirillo and co-author Kelsey Blackburn, stated that we humans prefer looking at the left side of a face, finding it more pleasant. The pair took photos of 10 male and 10 female faces, and created a series of originals and mirror images, so that a right cheek could be made to look like a left or the other way around.... 

Earth Day: Re-use Beauty Products

 Earth Day is this coming Sunday and we LOVE the practical advice from realbeauty.com on useful ways to re-use your beauty products! Here’s our FAVORITE WAYS TO RE-USE YOUR BEAUTY PRODUCTS: 1. EMPTY MAKEUP PALETTES: Instead of throwing away empty makeup containers i.e. eyeshadow palettes, blush compacts, etc., hold onto them since they’re perfect containers for storing broken chunks of blush, powder foundations, bronzers,  eyeshadows,... 

The Latest Japanese Beauty Trends @ Marukai 98 stores

Last Spring, we did a story on the amazing L.A Japanese emporium, Marukai 98 and all the interesting Japanese beauty goodies we found there. We recently checked Marukai out again and here’s some more interesting Japanese beauty goods! PILL MASKS WITH CONTAINER You’ll find beauty “pill” masks all over Japan and other countries in Asia like Taiwan and Korea. These beauty masks expand once they’re dipped in a container filled... 

Which City is the most Beauty-Obsessed? Hint: It’s not LA or NYC

In an age where physical appearances is even more important, how we look has become an obsession thanks to Facebook and Twitter. InStyle magazine asked Four Square to conduct a  survey on which city is most Beauty-Obsessed. Using the data from its 15 million users, Four Square found out which cities users were checking into most for beauty stores like Ulta, Sephora, and more. The #1 most Beauty-Obsessed City…drumroll please….FRESNO,... 

Spa Week is here! $50 Treatments! April 16-22 only!

Ladies, tt’s that time of the year again…SPA WEEK is back! Launched in 2004, Spa Week is a nationwide event that is available in the following markets: Arizona, Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Boston, Chicago, Connecticut, Dallas/Fort Worth, Denver, Detroit, Florida, Houston, Los Angeles, Minnesota, Nashville, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, San Antonio, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, Virginia,... 

Exfoliate, Exfoliate, Exfoliate!

In my 20’s, I used to buy those apricot scrubs  thinking that I was so smart in scrubbing off all the dirt and makeup from my face. Now that I’m in my 30’s, I’m now learning from my mistakes: LESSON LEARNED #1: Don’t use a facial scrub on a daily basis. Not only is it extremely rough on your skin, it strips off essential oils that your skin naturally needs. Use a facial scrub sparingly – at most once a week depending... 

The MLC Travel Kit – All your Skincare Must-Haves in a Cute Bag!

We’ve been talking about traveling tips lately since it is Summer and we’ve been focusing on the most important part of traveling – the TRAVEL KIT! Unlike clothing, shoes, or accessories which can easily be replaced when traveling (yay, shopping!) , its difficult to find your skincare needs especially if you’re in a foreign place. You’d be amazed at how next-to-impossible it is to find spray-on sunscreen or lotion that... 

Good Skin = Good Makeup: The Importance of Prepping Your Skin Pre-Makeup

I was in a rush today and as I checked my reflection in the car mirror, I almost did a sudden brake. I looked terrible. Like what-were-you-thinking-leaving-the-house-like-that-terrible. Since I was rushing to get out of the house, I barely lathered enough moisturizer after quickly washing my face and I didn’t stop to check the awful foundation lines that didn’t reach my jawline. In short, I looked like a heavily-bronzed extra on Jersey... 

MLC Restoration Clear Gel (RCG) How-To Video Guide

Remember when you first used the Biore nose pads and couldn’t stop touching the crusty nose pad with all dead skin cells and hair afterwards? Now now… don’t pretend you weren’t morbidly curious since we did the EXACT same thing. Well thanks to an MLC fan (you know who you are) who made a how-to video on Marie Louise Cosmetics Restoration Clear Gel (RCG), we now have another reason to say EWWWW but then OOOOHHH at the OMG-IT-ACTUALLY-WORKS... 

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