My 7 Deadly Sins of Beauty

  When outofsmudges posted her 7 Deadly Sins of Beauty on her blog, a throwback to when the theme was circulating online beauty communities a while back, I thought it'd be fun to do my own version. So here they are: My beauty picks for greed, wrath, gluttony, sloth, pride, lust and envy! GREED: What is … Continue reading My 7 Deadly Sins of Beauty

My Latest Work in Composure Magazine: Starry Starry Night

No need to get your head out of the clouds this holiday season. Get starry-eyed over heavenly accessories that are out of this world. Oscar de la Renta Extraordinary eau de parfum spray, $92, oscardelarenta.com. 2. Nina x Swarovski “Prema” hair comb, $68, ninashoes.com. 3. Nina “Hilda” clutch, $52, ninashoes.com. 4. Efva Attling “Kaboom” 18k gold … Continue reading My Latest Work in Composure Magazine: Starry Starry Night

When the Smoky Eye Goes Bad: Makeup Tips For Sagging (or Mono) Lids

I remember a number of years back, during an editorial meeting with my then-editor-in-chief. We were discussing beauty woes that affect Asian women, and she brought up "raccoon eyes." Now, I have to confess, I didn't know what she was talking about back then. I understood that it had something to do with eye makeup … Continue reading When the Smoky Eye Goes Bad: Makeup Tips For Sagging (or Mono) Lids