K-Beauty in Goryeo era

In drama “Scarlet Heart Ryeo”, fourth prince So (actor Lee Jun Ki) wears a mask to cover a “hideous” knife scar on his face. He’s feared and shunned not only because of his ruthless killings but also because of the scar. While the story about the fourth prince’s scar is a fiction created by theContinue reading “K-Beauty in Goryeo era”

“Innisfree No-Sebum Mineral Pact & Powder” review

RATING: 4/5 I have oily skin. If you have oily skin, you will know exactly what that means. It means showering in the morning and seeing my face/hair oily by noon. The fact that I live in Singapore, an all-year round summer country, (humid/hot/rainy) doesn’t help much. After years of spending my school life tryingContinue reading ““Innisfree No-Sebum Mineral Pact & Powder” review”

History of Korean men’s accessories & make-up

Silver grey hair, a seemingly statuesque face and of course, the long, eye-catching drop earring- of BTS V in the music video of “DNA” (2017) left the millions who watched (and re-watched) the clip in awe. BTS V wasn’t the first and certainly not the last K-pop idol to sport quite an unconventional accessory forContinue reading “History of Korean men’s accessories & make-up”