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FOTD: A Twinkle in the Eyes


Hello, Ladies!!

Another FOTD! This time my skin has chosen to misbehave and I'm getting all sorts of acne, from small ones to cystic ones. But I went to my dermatologist in Skinnovation (Of which Frances of Topaz Horizon's sister-in-law is a partner of), and I asked if I could take Acnetrex again. She advised for me to take it for the next 6 months in pulse method (2 caps for 7 days every month). Wish me well, because this journey will get a lot worst before it gets better.

For now, this is how I look like all made up.. well, not so much since I just used a few products on my face. And like my previous posts, I am still finishing up my ellana eyeshadows.

I used light colors here because this was the day I was going to get my haircut and I didn't want to distract the stylist from making the look that I wanted him to create. Also, I love Twinkle (bright sunny-y gold frost) from Ellana!! :) This shade reminds me of those Korean beauty magazines with all the glow-y sparkly make-ups. Then I complimented it with Siren (a yellow golden brown shimmer) I partnered it with a white eyeliner to make my eye pop a lot more.

I kind of miss my long hair... but not really.

Products used for the face:

VMV Skin Savvy Foundation in Clay
Ellana Perfect Blend Mineral Foundation in Hazelnut Latte
The Body Shop Kiss of Colour Cheek Blush in Vibrant Rose (The Stamp Blush)
The Face Shop Brow Powder Duo in 01
The Body Shop lip Colour in 07
MAC Bronzing Powder in Refined Golden

Products used for the eyes:

Urban Decay Primer Potion in Sin
Ellana Mineral Eyeshadow in Twinkle
Ellana Mineral Eyeshadow in Siren
Maybelline Studio Gel Liner in Brown
Urban Decay 24/7 Glide on Pencil in Bourbon (brown)
MAC Eye Khol in Fascinating
Revlon Grow Luscious Mascara in Black

The love for makeup and all things beautiful... I guess this will never wan... I will always have this even if I grow old and wrinkly. And I do appreciate that you guys take your time to share this with me. :)

More to come for the coming days!! Right now, need to snuggle in with the BF. :)

much love,

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8 fab comments

  1. I love what you did with your eyes :) good luck with acnetrex, hope it'll work out

  2. I love that lipstick color &_& What brand is it?

  3. Shen, with the white liner on the waterline, super laki ng eyes mo!!!! :) Fresh looking sis!

  4. i'm loving the way you lined your eyes! lovely!

  5. Pretty! Buti ka pa, I dunno how to the white eyeliner. Impulsive purchase ang Shu Uemura white liner ko and I've barely used it. :(

  6. i know a chinese cream that is so good with curing acne/pimples. =) Ive used it before now acne/pimple free na ko. =) i forgot the name but it came in pink small container. =)

  7. Make up is amazing. Especially love the cheek color and lip color.
    I just followed ur blog. Neat blog u have here. =)



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