Welcome to the second edition of #TulipTuesday! I promised you a round-up of reds a while back, so today you are about to see my favorite picks!
The year was 2002. I had just got into college, and was eager to start the different life I had been promised all my life. You see, growing up in Asia, at least back at the time, your life’s goal was “getting into college,” and there wasn’t much more to life beyond that. Throughout that summer, I remember starting French lessons, making new friends, and relishing the idea that I was finally able to wear my hair and spend my time the way I saw fit (things have changed now, but when I was in middle/high school, rules were imposed on what you could and couldn’t do with your hair).
I had not developed much of any interest in fragrance at that point. Even today, I find wearing a scent in the Taipei heat tricky. Nevertheless, I clearly remember Chanel launching Chance and the commercial. A young girl in Venice watching the waves, the magnificent architecture, the people, and finally that boy who catches her eye while the voice in the background urges:” It’s your chance. Take it. Take it!” I must have checked the fragrance out a hundred times, with all the blotter paper stashed away between book pages. Now 12 years later, trying on *Chanel Chance Eau de Toilette and the new *Chanel Chance Hair Mist brings everything about that summer back to me. [Read more…]
After my preliminary rousing success with Verso, I was genuinely excited to try more of the good stuff. You know how people tell you the eye area is one of the first places to show signs of aging? They are not wrong! Has the*Verso Super Eye Serum reversed time for me? Yes and then some! [Read more…]
Lovers of glowy blushes, rejoice! I have found the next best thing for you in By Terry‘s new Terrybly Densiliss Blush (what a name). With 6 shades that aren’t your run-of-the-mill options, these beauties are out to win blush connoisseurs’ hearts! I got to take *Bohemian Flirt (6) out for a spin, and I have a hunch that this youthful radiant pink will please many. [Read more…]