Image courtesy of TATCHA: "Our muse Kyoka-san, a maiko (geisha in training) with no face makeup on and no retouching | photo credit: Miki Chishaki"

TATCHA Review (a.k.a. How to Get Flawless Porcelain Skin)

If you are not famil­iar with geisha or their beau­ti­ful porce­lain skin, have a quick look: This level of clar­ity, smooth­ness, and even tone is usu­ally seen on only two types of humans: 1. babies and 2. geisha. So unless you are a baby, a geisha, or some­one who abides by Epic Beauty guide­lines, chances are, […]

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Last-Minute Holiday Gifts 2011

Hey every­one! I’ve been com­plet­ing my hol­i­day shop­ping and I fig­ured I would do a lit­tle last-minute hol­i­day gift idea for those of you still stuck on what to get your fam­ily and friends. These are my favorites, and many hap­pen to be on sale or offer­ing spe­cial dis­counts. Hoorah! Here we go: (FTC: I was […]