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  • Holiday Hair Care: Skip a Wash

    I wonder if you are the same as I am? If I sleep with wet hair at night, the next morning I always suffer a big headache! During holiday season, this becomes a real issue for me — more parties and events and hosting, and they are mostly at night. I normally like to remove […]

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  • Black & White & My New Favorite Red Lips

      I admire people who can pull off the nude lips look.  I can’t — I look sick or pale when wearing nude lips. There are so many red lipsticks I have, from a lot of different brands, I can’t even count how many I have!  Recently I found this one — Lancome ‘L’Absolu Rouge’ Hydrating […]

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  • Life Style: Me Time

    For the last couple days, I had my family visiting me in the U.S. from China.  It was really great to see my family and we enjoyed showing them around L.A.  On the other hand, I ended up very exhausted — cleaning, cooking, and showing my family around really tired me out!  I’m not complaining, of course, because we […]

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  • Beauty: Essentials That Got Me Through NYFW

    This year, I attended Aritaum‘s Beauty and the Brunch event at their new store in Korea Village (Flushing, NY) and learned a lot from their Brand Educator, Brenda Hong, She gave me some advice on how to look young and fresh on a hot and busy day. These are some key notes: 1. Less is […]

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  • Tuesday Beauty Day: My Skin Care Routine in August

    Recently I have gone out to a lot of events and meetings (for some “Girl’s things,” is what I always tell Red Bear), and, at some point, I usually get asked,  “What’s your favorite skin care brand,” or, What beauty or skincare products have you liked lately?”  Those seem to the universal concerns of women! It […]

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  • Tuesday Beauty Reviews: Lipstick, Hair Tool, Other Make Up Favorites

    I used to wear bold red lips, but in the Summer, I tend to go with everything light, light make-up, and “barely there”  lip colors.  So the other day, when I tried on this Smashbox Matt liquid Lipstick (“Always on”), Red Bear gave me a big hug and a lovely kiss. “Mommy, you look so […]