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Summer Indulgence with Aqualabel, Senka & Tsubaki @ Coastes Sentosa

Hi Lovelies! <3

I hope you’ve been enjoying your weekend thus far, because I definitely am! 🙂

We’re in the midst of summer, have you been or made plans to the beach?

Ever worried about what protection you need under the summer sun? Fret not because today I have something to recommend you. 😉

A while back I was invited to Summer Indulgence event at Coastes Sentosa featuring Aqualabel, Senka and Tsubaki brands.

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The invite is the cutest!2014-05-15 17.38.39-1

A handy guide to where Coastes is located at!

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Simply gorgeous lantern style lighting. No filters or editing required!2014-05-15 19.23.38 2014-05-15 19.23.46

The night view where one’s bound to fall in love with… 2014-05-15 19.28.12

And the launch begins!2014-05-15 19.47.59

Tsubaki’s Head Spa In-bath range, including newly introduced Head Spa Sparking Serum.
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Senka’s New Mineral Essence UV.2014-05-15 19.48.20

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Game booths!2014-05-15 19.49.23 2014-05-15 19.50.35

How many functions are there in Whitening Jelly Essence?


1. Lotion
2. Emulsion
3. Serum
4. Astrigent

More about these later in info. and review!

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Gorgeous Mizuhara Kiko, top Japanese model also rumoured to be G-Dragon’s gf.2014-05-15 19.58.25 2014-05-15 19.58.29

How many bubbles can you pop under a minute?
Well after this game I knew I apparently can’t win fastest fingers! >.<
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Photos with Raine & Zhi Ting!

Review time~
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Senka Mineral Essence UV, Tsubaki Head Spa & Aqualabel Whitening Jelly Essence 2014-06-23 12.09.19

Starting off my review with Aqualabel’s Whitening Jelly Essence

As mentioned above, this product has 4 functions:

1. Lotion; blends perfectly into skin as dewy essence turns into lotion.
2. Emulsion; Double Hyaluronic Acid permeates, fills and retains in the stratum comeum, achieving moist, smooth skin.
3. Serum; whitening ingredient m-tranexamic acid inhibits & prevents dark spot formation.
4. Astrigent; minimizes pores that tends to dilate or sag.

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The jelly consistency of Aqualabel Whitening Jelly Essence.2014-06-28 14.23.14

When gently spread across the skin. Shows strong signs of hydration that doesn’t easily fully permeate the skin, requires slight massage for it to be fully absorbed.2014-06-28 14.23.39

Skin after product is fully absorbed, flushed and hydrated.

I’ve been using this product for a while now, replacing it with my moisturizing(emulsion) and using it after my lotion. The texture is just nice as my moisturizer replacement and I really like the super hydrating effect of this product. You should know by now that I am a huge fan of Hyaluronic Acid, its one ingredient often found in products I review which I rave above, it locks in 1000x (some sources say 2000x) its own weight in water, so when the product claims Double Hydraluronic acid, I’m like, does your skin need that much water, or more like can our skin really hold that much water. Nonetheless its a product I’m enjoying for sure! A tip I have is to apply this on your lips to prime it like a lip essence before applying on lipstick.

Retails $29.90 exclusively at selected Watsons stores.

Senka Mineral Essence UV

Made with 100% mineral water with strong UV protection and anti-aging care.

SPF50+ PA++++; strong protection against UVA and UVB rays to prevent formation of dark spots and freckles. 
Anti aging care; contains Coenzyme Q10 and Hyaluronic Acid to keep skin looking youthful, resilient and firm.
Made with 100% Mineral Water; non greasy and spreads on smoothly like an essence, leaves a silky smooth finish with no white residue.
Resistence to sweat and sebum 
Pre makeup base for smoother application of foundation 
Easily removed with normal cleanser
Fragrance free, no mineral oil, no artificial colours and dermatologist tested. 

Retails $17.90 (50g) exclusively at selected Watsons stores.

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Senka’s Mineral Essence UV, lightly yellow tinted.2014-06-28 14.24.11

Spreads smoothly and leaves no residue. When I apply it on my face it leaves a powder smooth (versus silky smooth as marketed) finishing which I find remarkable and also enjoy the texture!

On days when I want less coverage I just leave home with this as my make up base:

photo 2photo 1Last but not the least:

Tsubaki’s Head Spa

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Treats the scalp for beautiful, lustrous and bouncy hair with volume from roots.

Leave in scalp essence that delivers a range of Head Spa effects – from moisturizing, softening to stimulating blood circulation for a healthy and moisturized scalp. Enhances hair shine. 
Contains sparkling bubbles to give a cooling sensation and stimulate blood circulation at the same time. 
Non drip formula with no sticky after-feel. 
Relaxing aroma that eases both mental and physical stress.

Contains Natural Essential Oil Blend, Camellia Flower Extract  & selected Camellia Oil:
– anti inflammatory effects, promotes scalp health for growth of firm and supple hair
– repairs hair cuticle 
smoothes and softens hair fibre whch allows light to reflect beautifully

Enjoy salon like treatment at your own comfort

Directions for use:

1. Shake the bottle horizontally 4-5 times.
2. Position the nozzle upright about 2 cm away from cleansed scalp
3. Spray over 8-10 spots onto your scalp in a single session, 1 sec per spray.
4. Gently press onto the spots with your palms until the sparking popping sound disappears.
5. Massage your scalp lightly and relax with the aromatic scent. 

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Spray nozzle 2014-06-28 14.24.50Recommended to spray 2 cm away. Product is colourless and has a slightly greasy feel (due to the natural oils good for the hair) and a wonderfully relaxing floral scent!  This product is recommended to use at night and I strongly recommending this for use in pairs, with your mum, sister or partner cause it’s more fun and relaxing to do it for someone else and vs versa. 😉

Retails $18.90,130g at selected Watsons stores.

For more information and updates follow the brands on their FB here:

Senka SG FB

Beat the sun with SENKA sunscreen, with strong UV protection. Made with 100% Mineral water for easy application and removal. Get $2 off Mineral Pure, Perfect & Essence UV Sunscreen. Info from Senka SG FB.

Aqualabel SG FB

Your skin deserves great protection and nourishment. AQUALABEL products are specially designed to provide complete protection for your skin. Get $5 off every 2nd purchase of these AQUALABEL products! Info. from Aqualabel SG FB.

Tsubaki SG FB

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Purchase a Head Spa Sparkling Serum and redeem the Head Spa Shampoo & Conditioner Trial Pack to complete your total Head Spa experience today, till 23 July, info. from Tsubaki SG FB:
Desktop/Laptop Users: http://goo.gl/FD7pq6 
Mobile Users: http://goo.gl/NSYTM3

Thank you to the brands and White Space PR for the invite!

Thank you for reading!



Shiseido Brands’ Celebrate Winning Beauty Products

Hi lovelies!

Do you know that Shiseido Singapore has 6 brands under them?

They are ZA, Aqualabel, Majolica Majorca, Ma Cherie, Tsubaki & Senka respectively!

As you know, I was invited for their ZA Rich Glam Rouge party & Majolica Majorca x Ma Cherie Floral Enchantress party and most recently, I received a sweet invite from them again! Check it out:
Shiseido Bloggers Appreciation Party Invite Call me old-fashioned, but I actually imagined the party to be a buffet style at a hotel hall where the bloggers get to mingle. Who am I kidding right? Coming from the folks that think of the most interesting and well-propped parties!

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So basically all of us were ushered into a beautifully decked out hotel room that was transformed into a press-show room for the day! The entire room and bathroom were fully utilized to show case their winning products. Shiseido Bloggers Appreciation Party Getting Hair Done

And thanks to Soo-chi (I hope I spelt her name right~), who is Shiseido’s hair & make up artist and trainer, I had a mini hair curling treatment using Ma Cherie products. My hair looked and smelled great all evening! 🙂
Photo credits to blogger Michelle of MsMcMuffin!Shiseido Bloggers Appreciation Party with Soo Chi

Check out my pretty curls~ Thanks to sweet Soo chi. :*Shiseido Bloggers Appreciation Party Anna Ena Gwen

With the lovely Anna & Gwen. Check out their blogs here & here respectively~ Shiseido Bloggers Appreciation Party Ena Louis

With Louis, a very conscientious make up & hair trainer who’s equally parts humorous, friendly and skilled!

Now time to present their award winning products:~

Shiseido Brands Winning Products 2014

19 products/product ranges here in total!

Let me highlight a few favourites:

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Ma Cherie’s End Cure Milk (S$16.90), Hair Gelee ($16.90), & Air Feel Shampoo (S$19.90).
You can find out more detailed info. on my post here.

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Aqualabel Special Gel Cream, $33.50.Shiseido Brands Winning Products 2014 4

Senka Mineral Perfect UV SPF50 PA+++ (S$16.90).
I am a huge fan of Japanese liquid sunscreen, I went out to buy one of this after the presentation. 😉
Although the thing is right now I have many sunscreen products, so it might take a while for me to get to reviewing this.  #somanybeautyproductsbutonlyoneface #firstworldproblems #happyproblem 😛Shiseido Brands Winning Products 2014 8

Senka Whitening Lotion, $18.90.Shiseido Brands Winning Products 2014 4 6
Tsubaki Damage Care Shampoo, 500ml (S$18.90), 220ml (S$9.90).

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Majolica Majorca Skin Lingerie Pore Cover (S$20.90), read my review of it here. Lash Expander Edge Meister (S$25.90) Been using it for the last month and let’s just say that I usually don’t like mascaras cause they are too thick, too clumpy but this one is light, buildable and my lashes look long and feels good. Omg, I love it <3, Lash Bone Black Fibre in (S$24.90), Lash King (S$25.90).

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This is the best girls, try it!

So, follow the brands on Facebook if you haven’t:

Majorlica Majorca
Ma Cherie

“Why follow?”, you ask. Not only for their new product releases, tips & tricks to health care and makeup, but also fun games & giveaways! Like, this cute Majolica Majorca Beauty Emissary Name game which I took part in and got the name “Duchess Condensed Milk” 😀


Thanks Majolica Majorca~ ^^
Guys, I’m officially a “Goddess of beauty” ya’ll. Don’t mess with me alright. 😛1970707_10152474901083488_1907408589_n

To which, I won~ *happy dance*~

Check out my winning box! 😀
It’s a Majolica Majorca 10th Anniversary Press Kit Box:

Majolica Majorca 10th Anniversay Press Book

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Majolica Majorca 10th Anniversay Press Book 7 Majolica Majorca 10th Anniversay Press Book 8Just look at how perfectly this book box seats among my book. I’m such a beauty geek. HEH. 

Whew, now that was a really long post isn’t it?
Now gonna throw out a question, which is your favourite beauty product
(doesn’t have to be from the Shiseido brands) and why?

Thanks for  reading~! <3

Thanks Shiseido Singapore & Wendy of White Space for the invite!