REVIEW – LANEIGE Two Tone Lip Bars & BB Cushion

Hey pretties,

I hope you girls enjoyed your weekend! I had so much fun over the weekends crossing the border over to our friendly neighbour, Malaysia. Aside from that, I believe this was one of the most heart wrenching weekends to all Singaporeans including myself. Our most respected mentor Lee Kwan Yew has passed on. This had ignite the passion and warmth in all Singaporeans alike. Thank you for everything you have done, Sir. We will always have you in our hearts and remember how much you have done for us. It is truly saddening that on SG’s 50 birthday, we had to see him go.

Back to my review, I was generously given by LANEIGE, four two tone lip bars and bb cushion to try out the other day. Thank you LANEIGE for the treat!

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LANEIGE BB CUSHION

New concept Cushion BB for Whitening + Moisturizing + Suncreen + Water resistant + Soothing + Makeup Effects

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(left to right) BEFORE and AFTER

REVIEW

Can’t believe I only started using the BB Cushion now! I am rather late to jump on the bandwagon but better late than never! Explored the BB Cushion the other day and boy, I am now its #1 fan! I even replaced my foundation with this baby!

I love that it gives pretty heavy coverage but still feels light on the skin. It also comes equipped with SPF50 PA+++ so you don’t need a very strong sunblock as the base. You could even skip sunblock because this has sufficient coverage. It gives a dewy flawless finish and you can skip your concealer even! As each box comes with two refillable packs, you would be pleased to know you can use this for a very long time!

I am using LANEIGE BB Cushion SPF 50+ PA+++ in shade #21 Natural Beige.

INGREDIENTS

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LANEIGE TWO TONE LIP BARS

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Look at all the pretty colors!

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(left to right, top bottom) #2 Red Blossom, #8 Neon Juice, #5 Daring Darling, #3 Pink Salmon

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(left to right, top bottom) #2 Red Blossom, #8 Neon Juice, #3 Pink Salmon, #5 Daring Darling

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(left to right, top bottom) #2 Red Blossom, #3 Pink Salmon, #5 Daring Darling, #8 Neon Juice

Anyone here fancy gradient lips? I do! I have always adored gradient lips on KPOP stars and now it comes so easy! You don’t have to go through countless makeup tutorials to achieve that look anymore! Instead of applying several lipsticks and glosses to create one lip colour, get this makeup trend with just one swipe of your two tone lip bar. I personally hate to create gradient lips using so many lipsticks and lip glosses because at the end of the day, my lips would just dry up and crack. The two tone lip bar also has an added moisturising ingredient that keeps your lips looking moisturised. Look at how pretty the colours are! There are altogether 10 shades and heres only four of their best sellers! Can’t wait to collect them all!

Thank you for reading and I hope this excites you!

REVIEW – LANEIGE Water Sleeping Mask & Lip Sleeping Mask

I attended the LANEIGE Sleeping Beauty Slumber Party the other day and it was one of the most beautiful events I have attended. The event venue was beautifully done up! Thank you for the lovely night!

We had an exquisite 4 course set at W hotel and my favourite was the dessert! This was my first time having rose petals as dessert. There was also a tiny workshop table for us to dye our roses.

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At the event, each of us were given a bouquet of roses and also a set of their newly improved LANEIGE Sleeping Mask and Lip Sleeping Mask. I tried it the moment I got home before heading to bed.

Each set also came with a Teddy Bear from the Teddy Bear Museum which was so cute!

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LANEIGE LIP SLEEPING MASK

Now, you can pucker up with smooth, supple lips, thanks to the all-new LANEIGE Lip Sleeping Mask! Formulated with the powerful Moisture WrapTM found in Water Sleeping Mask, as well as the vitamin C-rich Berry Mix ComplexTM, the Lip Sleeping Mask gently melts and erases dry, flaky skin on the lips overnight. The Berry Mix ComplexTM consists of eight types of berries – raspberry, strawberry, cranberry, blueberry, gojiberry, soapberry, cloudberry, and coffee berry – whose potent antioxidants are extracted using a cutting-edge super-high pressure extraction technology to produce a highly concentrated complex that is easily absorbed by the skin. This lip mask also has a sweet fruity berry fragrance that is so yummy, you might be tempted to lick it off!

HOW TO USE

Before bedtime, apply a thick layer on the lips, using the provided spatula. Leave it on overnight and wipe the excess off the lips with tissue or cotton pad the next morning. Recommended usage: Twice or thrice a week.

REVIEW

LANEIGE Lip Sleeping Mask surprised me in the sweetest pink packaging ever. I love how LANEIGE never forgets to include an applicator in every product which is a very sweet gesture. The soft felt tip of the applicator was very light and gentle on my lips. Fell in love when I first opened the container because of the sweet fruity berry scent!

Woke up to baby soft lips the next day! As I have cracked lips, I usually steer away from lipsticks and yes even those moisturising ones because my lips will crack after applying lipstick for awhile. However, after using this for about 2 days, I could easily apply lipstick without my lips cracking up which is awesome! I would recommend this to anyone who has the same issue as me. This is very similar to lip treatments but more moisturising and hydrating. Even though the directions said I should use a thicker layer for my lips, being very stingy I apply only a very thin layer and I found it was sufficient for my entire lips which I believe it is because of the ingredient – Moisture WrapTM which is also found in their Water Sleeping Mask.

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LANEIGE WATER SLEEPING MASK

The star product of LANEIGE, Water Sleeping Mask has been reformulated for revitalised skin. If you do not know, the Water Sleeping Mask was awarded the World Class Product of Korea certification in 2014 by the Ministry of trade, Industry and Energy – a first in the cosmetics industry. It has also seen five reformulations, each a step up from its predecessor. This year, the Water Sleeping Pack you are so familiar with has been renamed to Water Sleeping Mask and has evolved into a truly functional sleeping mask with three exclusive patented technologies that work in synergy to deeply hydrate, sooth and purify your skin as you sleep.

1. Purifying: SleeptoxTM

A purification technology that repairs the damages caused by various external aggressors during the day and also restores the skin to its optimal condition overnight by preventing degeneration of skin cells. It comprises two key ingredients: the antioxidant-rich Hunza Apricot extract that helps to boost and strengthen the detoxification and purification ability of the skin, and the skin-healing Evening Primrose Root extract that helps the skin to discharge contaminants from the skin that has been accumulated in the day.

2. Moisturising: Moisture WrapTM

A moisture-rich beta-glucan mineral network that forms a porous moisture film to lock in moisture and stabilizes the effective ingredients in SleeptoxTM to be continuously delivered deep into the skin throughout 8 hours. Clinical results showed that, after seven days of use, those who have had a good sleep the night before reported a 9.6% improvement in skin moisture, while those who have had a bad sleep reported a 15.79% improvement.

3. Soothing: SleepscentTM

Containing natural fragrances from Orange flower, Rose, Ylang Ylang, and Sandalwood Oil, it helps relax your body and mind to improve the quality of sleep. This promise is backed by clinical data, which showed that the patented scent works to prolong the two stages of deep sleep by 36% as well as reduce body movements during sleep by 60%. The improvement in the quality of sleep will, in turn serve to strengthen the skin’s regenerative ability.

HOW TO USE

To be used before bedtime as the last skincare step, after skin refiner and emulsion. Using the provided spatula, take an
appropriate amount (approximately 2.5cm in diameter) and
dab it on nose tip, cheeks, forehead, and chin. Inhale for three seconds, allowing the SleepscentTM to soothe your mind and body. Gently spread the mask over the face and leave it overnight. Recommended usage: Twice or thrice a week.

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REVIEW

Almost everyone I know owns one tub of this, even myself. This mask is highly raved by Koreans and asians all over the world. I am a huge fan of LANEIGE products especially their BB cushion and also their Clear C Effector which by the way is sold out all over the island. So when I got hold of the newly formulated sleeping mask, I knew I would love it and truly, it did not disappoint. I felt that the formula this time was much lighter than the previous and my skin felt even more moisturised the next day. I could feel the coldness of my face after washing the cream off in the morning. I felt more refreshed which probably shows that the natural fragrances actually worked on me, improving the quality of my sleep unconsciously.

PRICE & AVAILABILITY 

The Water Sleeping Mask (70ml) retails at $42 and the Lip Sleeping Mask (20g) retails at $27 and will be available at all LANEIGE counters and boutiques from May 7, 2015 onwards.

LOCATION 

ION Orchard: 2 Orchard Turn, #B3-66A S(238801)

Plaza Singapura: 68 Orchard Rd, #03-77 S(238829)

Suntec City: 3 Temasek Boulevard, #01-312 S(038983)

JCube: 2 Jurong East Central 1, #01-04 S(609731)

Jurong Point: 1 Jurong West Central 2, #01-59/79/80 S(648886)

Parkway Parade: 80 Marine Parade Road, #01-20 & 21 S(449269)

Thank you so much for reading and hope this excites you for their launch of the new products!

ADVERT – SUFOOD

Had an opportunity the other day to attend a food tasting at Sufood, a new Italian-inspired meatless dining concept in Singapore, hailing from Taiwan’s largest restaurant chain operator WOWPRIME in a joint venture with local PUTIEN. Thank you, Yilun (brand executive of PUTIEN) and K.C. (manager of Sufood Raffles City) for hosting us. It was such a wonderful experience trying out my first Vegetarian Italian-inspired meal in a restaurant.

BACKGROUND STORY ON SUFOOD

Founded in 2010, SUFOOD is the first meat-free concept restaurant under WOWPRIME GROUP, the largest F&B operator in Taiwan. Through a joint venture, SUFOOD launched in Singapore for the very first time at Raffles City in May 2014.

The casual 140-seat veggie diner is SUFOOD’s first outlet outside of Taiwan. Focusing on freshness of ingredients and a clean-tasting palate, SUFOOD’s menu features more than 200 ingredients. Set menus are affordable at S$29.80++ for a full eight- course meal.

To commemorate the launch, SUFOOD set a new Guinness World Record® for most pizzas made in 12 hours, achieving a record of 3,574 pizzas. The event raised $12,015.50 with
all proceeds going towards Pink Ribbon Walk, a walk against breast cancer organised by the Breast Cancer Foundation.

SUFOOD is not only inspired by Italian cuisine but also by how it is prepared; though only using basic cooking techniques, Italian cuisine still exudes diverse and rich flavours. SUFOOD thus relies chiefly on the quality of the fresh ingredients to create innovative and delicious meat-free cuisines.

Their manifesto of using the rule of five:

5-colour groups of vegetables & fruits to give you a variety of nutrients

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For more information on the menu, you may view it here.

DISCOUNTS

Currently, they have an ongoing 1-for-1 DBS/POSB card promotion for their set meal (S$29.80). However, I can assure you even without the promotion, this place is worth trying! Even the crowd agrees with me! The picture below was taken before the promotion timeframe. The promotion is valid daily from 2pm – 4:30pm (last order at 3pm).

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REVIEW

When I go to a restaurant, I usually look out for two things and they are, 1. customer service and 2. food quality & taste.

For SUFOOD, I would give them a thumbs up for both areas because they are excellent in the customer service aspect due to having made their staff go through training in Taiwan previously. From what I understand from Yilun, in Taiwan, service expectations are much higher as compared to Singapore hence, the necessity of receiving training in Taiwan beforehand. You can expect quality customer service here at SUFOOD.

Additionally, besides the impeccable customer service, their food quality and taste is also amazing. My favourites has to be the Star Pizza and Baked Potato Al Fungi. I am drooling just looking at the pictures again. I find that at only S$29.80, this 8-course set meal is truly value for money. A plate of vegetarian meal in the hawkers would probably cost S$4 and you must take into consideration that the S$4 comes with no customer service nor a great ambience for you to enjoy with your love ones while Sufood is a wonderful place for you to have a great and nutritious meal with your family at a very small cost. To me, I would rather spend a couple more dollars to have the food served to me, and also have a cosy setting to enjoy my meal.

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Here are pictures of our CUSTOMISED 8-course set meal. At Sufood, you can choose each course from their wide selection.

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Rosemary Breadsticks (Choice of Mustard/Blueberry Dip) – MY FAVOURITE!

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SUFOOD signature cider – which cleanses your palate

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SUFOOD Appetiser

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Mushroom Salad

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Summer Salad

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Cabbage and Sweet Potato Stew – which was so delicious and nutritious I had to get a second bowl!

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Mushroom and Pea Pottage

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Baked Potato Al Fungi – Another of my favourites! Truly enjoyed every bit of it.

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Star Pizza – This looks super cute and its so delicious too!

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Yuzu Chamomile Tea & Vanilla Ice Cream with Hot Chocolate

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Sesame Panna Cotta & The Ashitaba

Thank you so much for the invite again. I will definitely return to try out the other dishes!

LOCATION 

 Address: 252 North Bridge Road, #02-19, Singapore 179103

Tel: 6333 5338

Opening hours: 

Lunch: 1130am – 430pm (last order at 3pm)

Dinner: 530pm – 10.30pm (last order at 9pm)

ADVERT – THE ENTERTAINER

Had the opportunity to attend one of The Entertainer’s food tastings the other day and was really excited to find out more about how the The Entertainer app actually works.

ABOUT THE ENTERTAINER

The Entertainer offers more than 750 Buy One Get One Free offers for Singapore’s hottest restaurants, bars, informal dining, spas, activities, attractions and more. This year’s product includes the Entertainer Travel 2015, which features over 250 free night offers at leading 4 and 5* hotels across Asia and beyond. 

The Entertainer Singapore app retails at S$75 but get it right now at the early bird price of S$60. The Entertainer Singapore book, which contains the same vouchers in paper format, is now priced at S$75 (usual price S$80) and is also available for purchase at www.theentertainerasia.com or selected bookstores. For a further 10% discount, use promo code “2015ALVIN” when you check out.

The food tasting event was hosted at The Pecking Order, which also houses  The Merry Men Kitchen + Bar and The Mad Men Attic Bar. All three of them are among the 750 merchants offering 1-for-1 deals with the Entertainer. Also, you would be happy to know that every item on both the Lunch and Dinner menus are applicable for redemption with the Entertainer’s vouchers.

BENEFITS 

Here are 4 REASONS why you should get The Entertainer! 

WHO DOESN’T LOVE A GOOD DEAL?

The Entertainer Singapore offers over 1,000 one-for-one deals at the hottest restaurants, spas, leisure, beauty, fitness centres and international renowned hotels. The Entertainer is available in either a book or a mobile app, with three vouchers per merchant, you can expect savings totaling over SG$100,000 The offers in both products are the same, with new offers added throughout the year to the app.

ENJOY THE FINER THINGS IN LIFE

From cafés to fancy restaurants and upmarket bars, the Entertainer Singapore got it all covered. Expect buy one get one free offers at

popular joints like Bacchanalia, Senso, Brewerkz, Hard Rock Café, Fat Cow, Coca and Ben & Jerry’s.

You can also enjoy spa deals at Aramsa Spa and Spa Rael, work out at True Fitness or book an indulgent getaway with hotel deals from Banyan Tree, InterContinental and Marriott in destinations like Maldives, Thailand, Indonesia, Dubai and Cape Town. Yes, it’s one-for-one deals at hotels as well; so you’ll essentially be staying two nights for the price of one.

NOT YOUR AVERAGE DISCOUNT VOUCHERS

Unlike regular deals on group buying sites, the Entertainer Singapore is

incredibly user-friendly and flexible. You can go back to all of the

participating restaurants, spas and activities up to 3 times and enjoy buy one get one free offers each time. Or you can use all three offers at once for a party of six or more! (with the exception of hotel offers) Plus, it requires no advance notice or pre-booking

(with the exception of hotel stays). You can just show and redeem your offer on your mobile or handover the voucher from the book at the time you request the bill. These deals are also valid for the entire year (excluding eves of and public holidays) so if you get the Entertainer Singapore now, you’ll get to enjoy it for all of 2015.

A GREAT SOURCE OF IDEAS

Look to the Entertainer Singapore for inspiration on where to eat, drink and unwind. The app’s search function lets you search its huge database via GPS, cuisine, shopping mall or hotel offer—making it easier for you to make use of more deals near you.

REVIEW

My experience at The Pecking Order was fab, I truly love the cosy and relaxed ambience the place has. Not to mention, their service is impeccable. The food was fantastic as well. I especially loved the Salt Cod Fritter with Anchovy Aioli which strongly reminded me of a croquette. Their chocolate and salted egg custard lava cake served with vanilla ice cream was to die for.

SOME OF THE DISHES WE HAD

Do take note of their signature dishes (marked with an asterisk):

VEGETABLES

 

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*Burnt aubergine with piment d’espelette & fried garlic $10

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*Roasted potatoes with blue cheese, black truffle and chives $12

SEAFOOD

 
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Mussels escabeche with shaved fennel on garlic toast $12
 
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*Oyster and prawn fritters, avocado crema $12
 
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Salt cod fritter with anchovy aioli $10
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Pressed sandwich of sea urchin and coppa ham $18
 
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Sea tiger prawns with crustacean butter and seaweed sauce $16
 
MEAT
 
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Braised lamb ribs, carrot mash and gremolata $24
 
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Grilled Kurobuta pork jowl with honey and soy on a bed of sliced red cabbage $22
 
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*Wagyu hanger steak, red pepper chimmichurri and portobello mushroom $28
 
DESSERT
 
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Chocolate and salted egg custard lava cake served with vanilla ice cream $10
 
So what are you waiting for? Get you Entertainer App NOW!
 

REVIEW – JJ Beauty Blossom Elixir

Hello!

I am back again with another beauty review.

Have you girls heard of BlossomElixir bust ampoules cream? This product is a non sticky/oily ampoule that can enlarge breast naturally without any side effect. It has been proven to increase a woman’s bust size by stimulating the growth of new bust cells secrete.

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According to the brand, common bust problems includes undeveloped bust, imbalance bust size, sagging bust, dry and wrinkle bust and flat bust.

The causes of these problem are mostly due to weight gain, smoking, number of pregnancies, ageing changes in the bust and undeveloped bust.

Bust Orthopedic surgery is often seen as the only method that can solve the problems but this is very risky. Hence, BlossomElixir recognises this need and has come up with a miracle product that offers a safe and non-invasive bust enhancement without surgery solutions.

Besides the bust, you can also apply the product to every other area as this product claims to help ease the tension of skin tissue, removes skin moisture, get rid of skin that is too thick like your cuticle, moisturise, nourish skin and create a sexy butt.

BENEFITS

1. Increase blood supply

2. Estrogen mimicking properties

3. Alleviate PMS symtoms

4. Ultimate pump up bust size

5. Induce Mastogenic effect

6. Strengthen skin tissue structure

7. Accelerate cell division

8. Push up droopy bust

9. Anti skin sagging

10. Regenerate skin tissue

11. Promote skin elasticity and smoothness

REVIEW

Personally I have never tried any bust enhancement type of cream before so this is a first. Anyone that knows me would know that I am a A-B cup size. So being a small B and like every other woman in the world, no one woman would say no to bigger breasts. I am not that greedy perhaps a fuller B would my aim. So of course I decided to try out the product.

Firstly I really like the smell. It smelt like everything sweet I could think of..berries, pomegranate and roses. So I tried this cream on my legs, knees, ankles, hands, bust and butt so as to see if the claims are true. And I did feel when I applied it on my hands the tightening effect was most obvious mainly because I had full control of my hands and absorption was quicker than expected. The beauty manual mentioned that it is best to rub for 10-15 minutes but I had no patience and only rubbed for 5 minutes but lucky me maybe because my skin was so thirsty the cream was fully absorbed into my skin in less than 3 minutes. The end result was baby soft and non oily/sticky skin. If you are not a fan of fragrant products, you would be happy to know the smell leaves after awhile and the best part is you do not have to rinse it off. I have a huge butt so I am quite concerned about butt sageness therefore I can’t wait to try it for a longer period if possible I will review this product again. Each box comes with 2 tubes and a beauty manual that states the product benefits and how to use.

DIRECTIONS

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After squeezing the liquid on my hand, It is a gel type formula.

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INGREDIENTS

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Visit their Facebook and Instagram page for more details!

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I hope you guys enjoyed this post and thank you for reading!

Love,

Sydney

 

 

 

 

REVIEW – Meiji Amino Collagen Profec

Hi pretties,

Am back with another beauty review. Today’s feature would be Meiji Amino Collagen Profec.

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BACKGROUND STORY ON THE BRAND

Established in 1916, Meiji Seika Kaisha, Ltd was one of Japan’s best loved companies. In April 2011, Meiji Seika Kaisha, Ltd was renamed as Meiji Co., Ltd. It was a merger between Meiji Dairies Corporation and the Food & Healthcare Division of Meiji Seika Kaisha, Ltd with the intention to continue our pursue of providing a broader range of products that includes Confectionery, Dairy Products, Baby Food & Healthcare Products to people of all ages, from infants to elderly.

WHAT IS PROFEC

Profec basically, is a food ingredient developed under Meiji’s own technologies by fermenting milk whey. Its a Prebiotic which helps the growth of good bacteria and reduces the bad bacteria, leading to a healthy intestine. Daily consumption of Meiji Amino Collagen Profec increases the population of good bacteria for healthier intestine and youthful skin.

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INGREDIENTS

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THE GOOD THINGS OF THE PRODUCT

1. Comprises low molecular weight, high quality fish derived Collagen Peptide, easily absorbed by the body.

2. A type of amino acid essential for maintaining healthy skin

3. a raw material that creates Hyaluronic acid which maintains the skin’s moisture.

4. An essential vitamin that supports Collagen.

The results as promised are Anti-aging & supple skin, less wrinkles and smoother skin, youthful and moisturised skin and improved intestinal health.

7 HEALTH BENEFITS

1. Helps relieve constipation

2. Makes bowel movements easier

3. Increases the frequency of stools

4. Good for the intestines

5. Helps relieve heaviness in the stomach

6. Helps relieve bloating

7. Helps relieve diarrhea.

Do check out their site if you are interested in knowing more about the product.

DIRECTIONS

Dissolve Amino Collagen in your favourite cold or hot drink (fruit juices go best).

  1. Place a spoonful into a cup.
  2. Add your choice of beverage.
  3. Stir until the powder dissolves completely and enjoy.

RECOMMENDED INTAKE

1 spoonful everyday (anytime of the day)

REVIEW

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Widely known for their collagen, I have heard many people raving about it even before I received the product for a review. I like that there is a spoon provided for you to measure the right amount. Able to choose between a bag packaging (which is a month’s refill) or a tin packaging, I guess the tin packaging would have been a better option. In a powder form, the powder itself is actually odourless but when mixed with a beverage, there will be a fishy smell. When dissolving into a cold beverage you might find that the power will not dissolve completely and this is perfectly normal.

It is recommended that you mix this collagen powder with a favourite drink of your choice so that it musks the fishy taste and smell. Having tried it with milo and ribena I dare to say it doesn’t taste that bad and actually taste ok. I am the kind to actually go for the benefits so the taste or smell doesn’t affect me that much.

Usually I consume the collagen drink before going to bed. Having completed about 2 weeks, I have found that my bowel movement has improved and I have lesser constipation issues. For the skin wise, I have not seen a significant difference but I do realised I have lesser breakouts maybe because my bowel movement has improved thats why.

WHERE TO BUY

Meiji Amino Collagen can be found at selected Watsons, Guardian, OG, Robinson, Nishino Pharmacy, John Little and Metro. You may also purchase from their online store.

Hope you guys enjoyed this entry and thank you so much for reading!

REVIEW – BEGIN Natural Face Mist

Hi pretties,

I am back again with another beauty review! I hope you guys enjoyed the last post and hope it helped you guys in making the right decision.

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I would like to introduce a new beauty brand, BEGIN. Originating from Bangkok Thailand, BEGIN is determined to make their customer’s lives easier when it comes to skin care. While there are many other brands in the market, very often you find these brands includes harsh chemicals such as alcohol, synthetic fragrances, and artificial colours in their products. BEGIN strives to be different and provide a better alternative for everyone. They also want to make it easier for everyone to take care of their skin.

PRODUCT INFORMATION

This product is not your regular face mist as claimed by the brand, it contains natural essential oils and extracts with the perfect blend of western and eastern extracts. In one bottle alone, there are over ten natural extracts – Rose Water, Moringa Oil, Diospyros Kaki Leaf extract, Camellia Sinensis Leaf, OpuntiaHumifusa extract, Glycyrrhizaglabra, Astaxanthin, Hyaluronic acid and Vitamin E.

These ingredients not only smells good when you spray it on your face, it also helps to shields your skin from radicals while keeping it fresh, hydrated and toned.

This product can be used anytime in the day, before or after your skincare/makeup routine. You may even choose to replace your skincare routine with the mist.

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HOW TO USE

Shake before use. Hold the bottle 8″ – 10″. Close your eyes and mist.

REVIEW

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When I was first approached by the brand, I was intrigued to try it out! I know most people are rather apprehensive towards overseas brands but having noticed awhile ago that some Thailand girls have very fair smooth skin, I have come to accept Thailand products and have even tried out this brand which is also available in Watsons called Scentio which hones many milk related products.

So back to the review, currently the brand only has one product available in stores (their face mist) and so far it is already popular among its own people. Some Thailand bloggers and personalities have already reviewed the product and amongst are makeup artists as well.

Following the instructions on the bottle, I sprayed it about 8″ away from my face and I felt really refreshed after! The sweet smelling rose scent also remained and wasn’t too overpowering as well. I have sprayed this on for a whole day on my face, neck and hands and found that the smell is actually more lasting as compared to when I spray on a body mist (I am using VS body mist).

It is non sticky and soft to the touch. Though it doesn’t exactly brighten the skin instantly, you might see an improvement on your skin with continuous usage according to the brand. Your skin will look brighter, more youthful and feel softer.

For more information, do check out their site, YOUTUBE, Facebook and instagram! Their products come in 2 sizes, 50ML and 120ML. The one I am using is 120ML.

Also, do quote “ssydney10” for 10% OFF their face mist!

Hope this helps and do comment if you have any queries on the product. For purchasing enquiries do contact the brand directly.

Thank you for reading!

 

REVIEW – Dysport at EHA Clinic

So…it has been a wonderful weekend so far and its Monday again! Today, I would like to share with you my Dysport botox experience at EHA Clinic with Dr Elias Tam.

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EHA CLINIC BACKGROUND STORY

Situated in the heart of orchard, EHA Clinic & Skincare is an aesthetic clinic dedicated in helping you achieve the look you had always wanted; looking good, feeling great.

With cosmetic treatments such as hydra-dermabrasion, aqua-dermabrasion, hair transplant & fractional lasers etc becoming increasingly popular, they are also becoming ever more affordable in recent years, removing the barriers between you and the appearance you desire (Singapore).

EHA Clinic is committed in providing our patients with the highest possible standard of minimally invasive aesthetic treatments. Our doctors have proven track records of best practice standards in their respective fields. The expertise of our doctors are supported by the professionalism of the staff teams; possessing indepth knowledge and experience for your benefit.

CONTACT

1 Scotts Road
#15-01 Shaw Centre
Singapore 228208

Website: http://www.ehaclinic.sg

tel: +65 6235 3325/+65 8168 7235

INFORMATION ON DYSPORT/BOTOX

Dysport, which is used for botox injections and jaw reduction mostly is a specialized technique that seeks to reduce the width of the jawline. In some patients, the the masseter muscle, a chewing muscle, is enlarged creating extra facial width. Dysport  weakens this muscle leading to an overall reduction in the size of this muscle.

Dysport can create a natural, subtle improvement to the  jaw without any downtime or potential complications. Dysport is actually another brand of botox that promises faster and more effective results.  The effects of Dysport may kick in quicker than the effects of Botox. Some research shows that it takes Botox three to five days to work, while Dysport takes effect within one to two days. It may also last longer than Botox injections and is now frequently used by patients who in the past relied on BOTOX.

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REVIEW

Given that my face is already considered small, I still find my jaw looking pretty huge from the side and it is not ideal for a petite frame like mine. Many of you should already be aware of the botox brand named BOTOX by Allergan. Both Dysport and BOTOX are injectable forms of Botulinum Toxin Type A. In less than a week, I have felt my muscles weakening and also felt soreness in my jaw during mealtime. This is perfectly normal and is due to the effects of Dysport working hard.

I like that Dr Elias Tam is very gentle and often reassured me that the pain will be very minimal which yes indeed it is. I would rate the pain level to be 3/10 if you are rather afraid of needles. For me, I am relatively unafraid of needles so it felt like a tiny fast prick on my face. It felt like nothing at all. There was minimal blood as well but that I couldn’t see so for those who are afraid of blood do not worry, you will not see it.

Rest assure that you are in safe hands at EHA Clinic. They have the latest equipment in house and are fully equipped with a range of makeup for you to put your makeup on after the treatment. It is very important to seek from a true professional when experiencing such aesthetic treatments so you don’t meet with any rare complications.

DURATION OF THE PROCESS

It took about an hour including consultation and waiting for the numbing cream to take effect.

STEPS

1. Consultation about 2-10 minutes depending on your questions

2. Proceed to room and do a scan/take pictures

3. Nurse will clean the face area with water and cleansing foam

4. Nurse will numb the areas that are required

5. Wait for numbing cream to take effect about 25 minutes depending on the doctor

6. Doctor will perform the procedure which takes about 15 minutes3 4 68 910

Hope this helps and thank you for reading! Do contact them if you would like to know the price and also do not hesitate to head down for a consultation if you are unsure! It is very important to go down for consultations before committing to any treatment. Dr Elias Tam would be more than happy to aid in your queries like he did for me!

BEFORE/AFTER

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As you can see from the BEFORE/AFTER pictures, you will see my jawline was not as smooth before. It is now smoother as seen from the AFTER photo.

Love,

Sydney

CREDITS

www.facialplasticsurgery.net/dysport.htm

www.ehaclinic.sg