Tuesday, November 26, 2013

[Review] Canmake Natural 01

Today's review will be on CANMAKE natural 01!

(so sorry for the late updates, my blogger can't upload photos at all!! >.< tried so many times last week before they could paste the photos on the post.. now i've got so many review photos and so little drafted posts.... urghhh.. have anyone experienced that before?)


Canmake is a brand that is very popular in japan (especially among teens) for its affordability and quality!

I still remember my first canmake purchase ; the stick concealor..
it blends so easily and doesn't cake through the day!
and it's cheaper as compared to many other brands!
 (actually i bought it cause it's well raved by popteen models that time haha)

 In short, i find that canmake is a fabulous makeup brand that is cheap!
haha

so i've got to review their lashes during my lash month right?


i first saw this packaging last month while roaming in watsons looking for lashes that interest me.
and this two pairs series caught my eyes!
*bling bling*

 without flash

 with flash

From my previous lash review, i think most of you know my taste for lashes!
I absolutely love fluffly/natural looking lashes...

that could enlarge my eyes without making look fierce and intimidating!

 comparison

my natural lashes are so pathetic i shan't be bothered commenting about them anymore
hahaha


both eyes.

 they add volume in the front and eccentrate your eyes with long lashes at the back.
lovely


Love that with the mild criss cross design in the front, they look like lashes sprouting from your lash folliciles. 
great for people who have pathetic natural lashes and wish to look like they don't hahha





Comfort : ★★★★
Although the spine is not as soft as dollywink or diamond lash, it's still comfortable.
 length wise it's perfect for me, no pokey sides on the front and ends =D
comfortable all day long!

Design : ★★
Definitely one of my favourite! 
can i don't give this set away? *puppy eyes*
they blend in naturally without compromising on the length and volume.

 Nevertheless, i still feel that the length of the lashes should be shorter by a little to make this pair the most natural booking pair ever.


Price : ★★★☆☆
SGD$13.90 for two pairs of falsies!
good price for beautiful lashes.
however, i don't find them as durable as dollywink lashes.
Out of pure laziness, i placed them into boxes without pasting them on the original case...
the next day, the spine lost their shape.
soooo sad!
Neverthless, if you store them properly, you can use them up to 7-8 times!


learn how to store them properly here: Remove and store your falsies

Suitable for :
Natural looking, long eyes









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again giveaway:
1) Like "Kellykonomi" on facebook



2) Like "Canmake-Singapore" on facebook



3) Share this photo!
4) Comment below the photo!




Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Review Diamond Lash Airy Eye

Hello everyone!
I'm back with reviews!!

This time round... it's diamond lash AIRY EYE!
I love airy eye!!
It's so pretty!!

See how fluffy it is...
the strands are really thin and "airy" at the tips..
They start with criss cross strands which makes them really natural despite the heavy volume.


Comparison
With Upper lashes (airy) and lower lashes (Honey)
both from diamond lash.

 i've got to say, this pair looks fantastic even without lower lashes!

The verdict:
Comfort : ★★★★
The spine is a soft and it's very comfortable putting them on the whole day.
It's very light too, just like wearing nothing at all.
Lashes are so light and "airy" they basically stays on the whole day!


Design : ★★
Love it love it love it!
i love how it looks natural yet able to give so much volume and length to my lashes.
Enlarging but not exaggerating!
This kind of lashes gives an overall enlarging effect!
However, you can definitely adjust how you would like it to be! (rounder or longer ===> Read here for tutorial)
That's why they are my favourite type of lashes!



Price : ★★★
SGD$23.90 for FIVE pairs of falsies!
good price for good quality lashes from JAPAN!
Definitely a 5 star! haha

Suitable for :
Natural looking, Volume


With different bottom lashes:







Do you love this pair too?
This is definitely a keeper for me!





Even though i love this pair sooooo much, i'm still going to give them away to lucky winner!!
Which might just be YOU!!

*PS: please note that one pair of lashes were taken for this lash review!Giveaway consists of diamond lash tray with 4 pairs of AIRY EYE*

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1) Like "Kellykonomi" on facebook




2) Like "DiamondBeauty•DiamondLash Singapore" on facebook



3) Share this photo (LINK) on facebook

4) Comment on the facebook photo
"I want @DiamondBeautyDiamondLash, thanks @KellyKonomi"



Good luck!

Monday, November 18, 2013

The day my bf as my photographer again

Hello everyone!
Another OOTD post again!
hahaha

Oh my gosh, i think i'm addicted to these OOTD photographs..
I go out looking for places suitable for ootd photoshoot!
hahaha


I love putting filters and out of focus blurr to my photos.
they somehow looks more romantic hahaha

and also, it's just a simple one click function from PHOTOSCAPE!



 ironically, i chose today's location to be in the playground!!

OMG...

cause i was tempted by the SWING!



 hehe. aged 2-12 only 
hehehehe

Lol, i have to edit the out of focus blur in as i'm still unsure of the aperture thingy...

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all taken by keith~!
He's getting better right! hahaha

Friday, November 15, 2013

[Review] Blackbox




Hello everyone!!

Today I will be reviewing on the OCTOCBER Black Box that I’ve received from www.BlackBox.sg!

But first, I would like to introduce to you all to this awesome website!
(awesome for people who love receiving well raved items for free!!)

Black Box is the first free unisex lifestyle sampling box in Singapore!
Every bi-monthly, Black Box will bring to you a parcel (Black Box) with free items inside!! ABSOLUTELY FREE!! *HURRRAAAY*

All you have to do is subscribe on http://www.BlackBox.sg and it’s absolutely FREE!
FB for updates and exciting Giveaway Friday: http://www.facebook.com/BlackBoxSG

www.blackbox.sg has recently revamped their website. With newly enhanced features, user can have more control over their Black Box subscription by logging in through their website using your user ID and password! It’s so user friendly!



If you are currently a Black Box subscriber,
you will have received your user ID & Password in your email.

Exciting Black Box features:


Black Box Subscription/Eligibility Status (real-time)
New Balloting system for redemption of Free Black Boxes.
Update your subscription details
Purchase Exclusive Black Boxes
Secure your Free Black Boxes by paying for your own courier fee


Black box is absolutely free……
All you have to do is subscribe on www.BlackBox.sg and they will send you an email notification whenever balloting is open..

Just pop over to http://www.blackbox.sg/contest/ to ballot for your upcoming Black Box!


*as of 11th December!*

So hurry hurry and go to www.BlackBox.sg  to register for Black Box and it’s absolutely FREE!!

However, if you’re really keen on getting your Black Box…
You can secure your blackbox by paying your own courier fee of $6!


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I know what most of you will be thinking…
Since I can get them for free, why should I pay $6??

Well.. cause what they will be sending you is definitely worth $6! Hahaha

I’ll show you!


My OCTOBER Black Box
Inside the box!



Not only do they provide you with products, they send you vouchers too!
Great deals for you to redeem!
“Pamper yourself at $12~”



Lovemore Collagen Eye Firming Patch
This eye mask not only moisturize and hydrate your skin, it contours and firms the skin too!
The ear hook allows me to move around even with the mask on!

Zappy Insect Repellent Wipes
Zappy boy Alcohol Wipes
Zappy boy Antiseptic Wipes
Zappy After sports Wipes
Zappy Sun System Suncreen Wipes

I used the Zappy After Sports Wipe today after gyming and my skin no longer feel sweaty sticky..
It smells mild but enough to make me feel fresh and smell fresh! Hehehe


GlucosCare Tea!
This is specially formulated using all natural plants (so it’s healthy). It helps the health conscious to lower their sugar intake level! Blended with premium Green Tea to achieve a synergistic effect in reducing sugar intake into our body, weight control and provide other health benefits!
Tastes like green tea (normal ones, not the pokka sweetened ones >.<)
Although it’s obvious that I won’t be seeing any difference in weight with just one packet of GlucosCare Tea, it does give me an assuring feeling while eating sinful food! Hahaha
That’s enough for the sweet tooth me! Hehe


Nuxe Brightening Program BB cream with SPF 30
Sadly, this bb cream is too dark for my complexion which means it’s great for people who find normal BB cream too fair for them!
I would say that it’s really moisturizing with mild coverage.


VDL CC cream.
I’m really glad that they provide sample size foundation cause it allows me to try before purchasing!
Super important cause some foundations will turn grey or oily after a few hours!
You definitely need to try them for a day before deciding whether to purchase them.

And… after trying VDL, I’m really tempted to buy them!
It’s pinkish tone, light and brightening! Neither too dry nor oily for my skin!


Doesn’t turn grey after the whole day too!


They also provide BIFESTA!! YEAHHH~
I don’t think I need to elaborate more on my love for bifesta products!
You can read them here!!

this is super convenient for travel~!



Also a 50g Darlie toothpaste!
I love darlie toothpaste cause all of them smell soooo minty and fresh!
Really keeps me awake after brushing my teeth!
Hehehe



Yes, all these for FREE (if you ballot vigorously! >.<) or pay $6 courier fee which is definitely worth it!
PS : Blackbox.sg also encourage their subscribers to try out the samples immediately and give us their feedback. Therefore,Black Box also gives subscribers a chance to win full sized items if they complete a survey on the samples that they received in their very own Black Box and submit to Black Box via a simple online link within a limited period of time.

I’ll definitely sign up for Black Box!
Don’t miss all the great deals you can get for free!
Simply subscribe at www.BlackBox.sg  and and key in “Kellykonomi BB” in the referrer code column and stand a chance to receive your very own FREE Black Box!
Also, “like” Black Box on Facebook because they have exciting Giveaway Fridays and the latest promotions on their Facebook page!









Fun fact:
Black Box has sent out more than 13,500 FREE Black Boxes right to the doorsteps of their subscribers to surprise and entice them with an all-rounded sampling experience & useful vouchers with lifestyle deals and discounts since they first launched their 1st edition in February 2013!
They have conducted more than 26 rounds weekly giveaways via Giveaway Friday on their Facebook Fan Page! [https://www.facebook.com/BlackBoxSG]

How to get a good night's sleep

Tossing and turning all night without getting a wink of sleep can go on to affect your whole day. Most of us have enough to worry about without something as simple as an unsatisfactory night's rest getting in the way. It's about time we got this sleeping thing nailed, so bear these tips in mind the next time you head off to bed.


The right routine
This can be difficult for people with an irregular working pattern, besides those of us who like to stay up to the small hours and lie in until lunch on the weekends. However, a regular routine is the basis of a healthy sleeping pattern and involves more than regimented timing. Try incorporating a relaxing bath, some gentle music and a cup of cocoa into your evening: scientific studies have shown that the traditional teatime treat really can help you sleep! 

Getting up at the same time each day is also important - tempting as it may be to lie in late on a Sunday, your body won't thank you for it on Monday morning.



Mattress matters

Although you might claim that you don't notice your lumpy mattress, any small discomfort can cause you to fidget and disrupt your sleep. If you can't remember when you last had a new bed, think about treating yourself to something special and stylish, like one of these divans at Littlewoods. If you can't wait to get into it, you'll sleep all the better. 

Remember to change your bedding regularly and keep the clutter in your bedroom to a minimum: it should be a zone of relaxation, not a reminder of your hectic life outside.




Bothersome bedfellows
Some couples will refuse to even consider it, but a study from Ryerson University in Toronto has found that sleeping apart from your partner can make for a sounder night's kip. Romantic as it is to snuggle up together, you might be less happy in the morning when you've been fighting over the covers all night long. Consider moving to separate beds for one night - you never know, it might make all the difference. Be sure to keep pets out of the bedroom too: however much you love them, they won't help you sleep any better.






 

Food for thought
We've all been told to avoid large meals, caffeine and alcohol before bed, but sleeping well isn't just about what not to eat. There are plenty of things that will help you fall asleep fast and wake up feeling great in the morning. If hot milk doesn't appeal, try a cup of chamomile tea. Chamomile is known for its calming effects, and several brands offer a chamomile and vanilla version if you prefer something with a sweeter edge. For a light pre-bed snack, try a banana - like milk they contain L-tryptophan, which helps your brain to relax.
A good night's sleep comes from feeling serene so let go of the day's anxieties. You'll be much better prepared to face the world the next day if you leave the weight of it off your shoulders at night.







good night,
kelly

New Hair Colour

 
 Hello everyone!!

Recently i dyed my hair lighter!


Actually i wasn't allowed to cause my ends are still very damaged...
but i want a change..

hahaha

so jerry suggested on bleaching strands and lighten the overall to achieve the light coloured hair i want.


 Messy hair before doing anything


 keith is there to make his hair too..

 Highlights

 hehehe he's colouring his hair to the same colour i'll be having..

 highlights done...

 now overall..
scalp itchy!!

 now SENNA TREATMENT~~
this treatment is a miracle..
managed to make my hair sooo smooth and tangle free!

 DONE DONE!!
overall is ashy tone!

 if you realised, the base colour is not very light but the highlights are placed strategically to make the overall look brighter!


 
 tangle free hair~

I'm loving it!



oh man.. i really love ash colours >.<

if only my hair is strong and healthy, i would dye ash every single time!
hahaha

but Jerry is there to make them healthier now
hahaha..


if you want to  colour your hair, i would really suggest

HEADLINES HAIRDRESSING!
look for JERRY..

i've been entrusting my unhealthy hair to him for the longest time (i used to salon hop all the time) and he makes them so smooth and healthy looking after every session!



 Quote "KellyKonomi" to get 15% discount off all hair services (excluding promotions).
Headlines Hairdressing
Address:       18 Cross Street #01-15, China Square Central
Contact:         6221 6866 
Look for Jerry Chua!!
(off on tuesdays)
Website:       http://headlines.sg/



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