#NOMAKEUPSELFIE to Raise Money

In case you wasn’t been on social media earlier this year, I am sharing you the #NOMAKEUPSELFIE trend over the social media.  It all started by an author Laura Lippman tweeting a makeup-free selfie in defence of the criticism towards the look of the former actress Kim Novak in the Oscars.

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Poll Here!

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Choosing only one makeup item has always been a tough decision for all makeup girls.  This can actually be one of the #nomakeup challenges! For today, you are only allowed to use one of the above makeup items to do your look.  Which one will you choose out of all? Welcome to comment down your struggle or your choice and join the discussion! 🙂

– T.S.

#YOULOOKDISGUSTING? No, You Don’t. (Collab with Beyoutiful)

In early July this year, a viral Youtube video named ‘You Look Disgusting’ featuring a beauty blogger with adult acnes has gained almost 7 million views over a week.  The video shows comments on Em Ford’s images with and without makeup after she has been posting photos on social media three months before the video’s out.

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5 Things To Work On To Be Pretty

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Well, after all these makeup stories, you might not agree keeping a high self esteem can help yourself being pretty or attractive.  Makeup is not a permanent solution to that; emotions and lack of confidence may sometimes strike in… Here today I am going to provide 5 things you can work on to achieve your goal to be pretty, even without makeup!

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5 Tips for Having Good Skin Naturally (Collab with Beauty and the You)

Did you ever question yourself: why did you want to apply makeup everyday?  Is it to attract men’s attention?  Or you’re just following the big trend you can see from all the TV ads? It’s probably the lack of confidence for having an imperfect skin.  We all wanna have good skin naturally, with the least possible effort. We also know that girls have an obsession buying numerous of makeup products and skincare products before they really think that’s the best product to their type of skin.  However, did you ever think of making use easy ingredients to DIY skincare products?  Did you ever notice there are small acts you can do in everyday life that can give you natural healthy skin?

Here, in collaboration with Beauty and the You (https://beautyandtheyou.wordpress.com/), we each bring you 5 tips and tricks for having good skin naturally.  For at home skincare DIY, please click here!  And you can stay here and bring a cup of tea with you for little acts you may not be aware of, for getting healthy skin.

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5 Reasons Why You Don’t Need That Makeup

Yes, I know what you’re thinking: There was a blog about 3 reasons why makeup is bad for you, then what is this for?  The previous blog is the reasoning of why makeup is bad in a scientific point of view.  And this one is about the emotional aspect, which is the main tactics of my blog.  Keep reading if you’re curious about the 5s.

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3 Reasons Why Makeup is Bad for You

Yeah… I know I know, all that makeup can bring you confidence and beauty. Oh yeah, and it’s a sign of professional when you go to work. But here, I have 3 factual reasons of why makeup products are bad for you.

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5 #nomakeup Makeup Challenges

Previously I posted several makeup or skincare related challenge on Facebook for you all to try out.  Maybe you missed out some, maybe some are not suitable for you to try out.  Anyways, here is an archive of all the makeup challenges.  Some are designed by myself, some are inspired from online material.  You can always challenge yourself one or two days every week!

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Meet Vienna: the You-will-never-see-me-bare-faced Girl

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‘I cannot live without makeup on now,’ Vienna stressed when I started talking about makeup.  She saw my social media campaign and came up to me to discuss.  ‘Somehow makeup is just a tool for us normal girls to become more attractive and prettier. Why do you have to promote this no-make-up thing?’ She said. ‘I just think all of us should embrace the natural features and beauty our parents gave us!  Having thick layers of makeup is like wearing a mask, wearing a fake identity!’ I replied.

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