I Get a Lash Lift: Monolid eyes with short lashes

Now that I’m a young adult with a job… I’ve been looking into more professional beauty services. I absolutely LOVE doing DIY projects, but when it came to perming or “lifting” my eye lashes, the process seemed dangerous. Basically you use chemicals on your lashes to turn your sad straight lashes into curled lashes. It…

Living as a Monolid in America… Confessions of a Beauty Blogger.

Here on my new blog I like to review products and try new beauty trends… but I honestly started this blog when I accepted my face… As a Korean-American born here in the states I felt like I didn’t belong anywhere. In kindergarten I drew a picture of our class holding hands under a rainbow…

Cutting a cat eye: using negative space

This looks great if you have monolids, or you just are a pro at making a smokey eye and wanted to Vamp up your cat eye eyeliner. 1. Create a dramatic smokey eye: really blend up the crease closer to your eyebrow than an everyday look.  Take a rich dark pigment on your outer corners…

Classy Vampy

To wear a vampy lip color in a “classy way”, the point is to flatter the lip and make sure that nothing clashes with the emphasized characteristic. In this look I am wearing Bite Beauty’s Amuse Bouche Lipstick in “Nori”.  You can see in the swatches below that it is a deep burnt red shade. It…

Matte & Brown Monochrome

Dark smokey brown cut crease well above the mono-lid crease with a black winged eyeliner, paired with a mid tone brown matte lip. Using Too Faced Chocolate Bar: “Salted Caramel” in the crease and across the lid “Milk Chocolate” in the outer third and below the lash line “Semi-Sweet” to cut the crease with a…