Shu Uemura White Eyeliner Pencil

Shu Uemura White Eyeliner Pencil

It might have been last year that I suddenly decided to jump on the white eyeliner bandwagon. After all, who doesn’t want brighter, fresher looking peepers? This was a purchase that seemed like a good idea at the time, but in the end I use it for a different purpose than what I originally bought…

1st Blogoversary Giveaway

This past year has been wonderful one spent in the blogosphere. Since I started my blog one year ago, and wrote my first post a year ago today, I’ve had more lovely experiences in cyberspace than I could possibly have imagined. I’ve learned so much from other bloggers, discovered a myriad of new things, connected…

Eyeliner à la Japonaise

After tackling false eyelashes, I’m taking on eyeliner. Japanese women have high standards for makeup products. They don’t mind spending money on looking beautiful, as long as they’re getting great quality for it – no different than any other women, perhaps. I had never really dabbled with liquid eyeliner before coming to Japan. The first…

Falsies the Japanese Way

Nobody does false eyelashes quite like the Japanese. It wasn’t until I moved here that I really noticed girls wearing them. It’s like every other girl does! I once even saw a junior high school student applying individual lashes with tweezers while on the subway in Nagoya! Now those are some mad skills if you…

Vogue Fashion’s Night Out – Tokyo

On September 7th, 2013, the fashionable areas of Harajuku, Omotesando, and Aoyama played host to one of the most exciting fashion events of the year – I’m sure most fashionistas have this one in their diary. I, on the other hand, found out quite by accident. But once I knew, even wild horses couldn’t have…