Book Review: The Great Alone, by Kristin Hannah

Why do we read so many books? Why is the addiction so real? Because books take you to places you have never been to and they introduce you to people you’ve never met. Yet you yearn for those places and people like they mean everything to you. This book made me long for a place…

Tears that don’t flow…

She had wanted to let it out for months! Everything that was brewing a storm inside her. Him leaving. Him never looking back. Her losing faith in everything and everyone; including god. Him finding someone else’s arms more comforting. Him smiling down at his wife on their wedding day. She could not shed a single…

Book Review: The Keeper of Lost Things- by Ruth Hogan

Over the years, he had filled his drawers and shelves with fragments of other people’s lives and somehow they had helped to mend his– so cruelly shattered– and make it whole again. This quote above was the only time I found myself liking this book. And it was chapter 5 of 51. I honestly don’t…

Book Review: Little Fires Everywhere – by, Celeste Ng

What made someone a mother? Was it biology alone, or was it love? This one appeared in my recommended books section on Goodreads. Having a rating of 4.2/5, this book was a winner of goodreads readers choice awards 2017, securing 39,077 votes. The book presents various dilemmas and controversies in a very not-exactly-in-your-face manner. The…

How to apply highlighter for everyday natural glow look!

This is my everyday look which I wear to work since it does not make me look like a glazed donut. Applying the highlighter to the high of the cheekbones on top of a pink or peach blush on gives you that soft day time look which is not too harsh on the eyes. After…

Cleaning Makeup brushes- for people with sensitive skin

Living with sensitive skin is not easy. We know the struggle when there is nothing you can put on your face or help it with. Here is my easiest way of cleaning makeup brushes with the face wash I normally use to clean my face and is completely suitable for my skin. Only other thing…

How I Alter my BB Cream to Match my Skin Needs

Hey Lovely people, I have been a big fan of BB Creams mainly because my skin is mostly clear and I’m not in for using a heavy coverage foundation on a daily basis, heck, I will attend a wedding function wearing BB Cream if the formula suits my skin. This post is all about how…

4 Things Exercise changed in my life!

I will always vividly remember the moment I stepped into this gym, the moment I started my trial class and how I realized I needed to run away before my lungs give up. I would really like to thank B.A Paris for writing Behind Closed Doors (you can read my review of the book here)…

There are certain days…

There are certain days when I just miss seeing his face; the way he draws his eyebrows closer trying to push his intelligence way too hard to make sense out of something, the way his long fingers curl around the bottle he’s holding, the way he looks up when I enter the place and instantly,…

Product Review: Simplysiti Dermagic Relaxing Mask & Beauty Moisturiser

I received this Dermagic range value pack by Simplycity  when a friend visited Thailand and Malaysia and asked me what I wanted from there. Of course my answer was “Bring me Korean face masks” since my New Year Resolution for year 2017 was “have 100% clear and healthy skin”. The hype about Korean face masks…

Improvising the DIY toner

I have written about this DIY Toner for Acne prone Skin here  but I stopped using it when I started using aloe vera and water blend as my moisturizer everyday, about a year ago. However, a recent really bad episode with cystic acne (possibly because of lifting weights or work related stress) left me devastated and…