Faux Fur: No longer a Fashion Faux Pas

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Faux fur has long had a reputation as real fur’s tackier (but friendlier) sister. Its brittle plastic hairs have always lacked the lustrous sheen of true fur, but many chose to wear it anyway for ethical or budgetary reasons. Continue reading “Faux Fur: No longer a Fashion Faux Pas”

Face Tapping and Why you Need to Start

How to apply your products the right way

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If you’re a skincare nut, you’re probably spending a decent amount of money maintaining your body’s largest organ. Serums, essences, sheet masks... they don’t come cheap. Continue reading “Face Tapping and Why you Need to Start”

Instacrush: Irene Kim (@ireneisgood)

This Korean Wondergirl is more Instagrammable than Starbucks’ Unicorn Frappuccino.

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Who is she? Seattle-born and Seoul-based, Irene Kim is a bonafide It Girl with the usual slashie cred (model/ blogger/ instagrammer/TV presenter). Continue reading “Instacrush: Irene Kim (@ireneisgood)”

5 Korean Sleeping Masks for Every Skin Type

While you were sleeping…

I love sleeping masks. While I am super diligent about my skincare, the sleeping mask (or ‘pack’ as they say in Korea) indulges my desire to feel like my products are still putting in more effort than I am. Continue reading “5 Korean Sleeping Masks for Every Skin Type”

What You Need to Know When You Buy Leather

Because you might be paying too much for that purse

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When you see a bag and it’s labelled ‘genuine leather’ you assume it’s high quality, right? Wrong. Continue reading “What You Need to Know When You Buy Leather”