Etude House, K-Beauty

[REVIEW] Etude House Proof 10 Eye Primer

Primer for the face, and now finally primer for the eye. I’ve definitely come a long way since my lazy days of applying nothing other than BB cream on my face. I’ve actually always wanted to try eye primer because I love playing with eyeshadows, and I can’t do without eyeliner. My eyelids are always […]

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Etude House, K-Beauty

[REVIEW] Etude House FIX&FIX Pore Primer

This was the first primer I had ever used, thanks to a kind sales associate in Sasa who was the first person to tell me that I needed to use primer in order to save my skin. If I recall correctly, I got this as part of a sales promotion for the Any Cushion. Product […]

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K-Beauty

My Top 10 Cosmetic Products of 2017

As 2017 is about to end, it is also time to do a round-up. I started writing on THERAGEFFECT just this year, which was also when I actually first started playing around with makeup. I try my best to give honest and frank reviews because I’m not paid or sponsored to do any, and I […]

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Etude House, K-Beauty

[SAMPLE] Etude House Face Blur

Face Blur sounds exactly like the kind of option you’ll find on a camera, and that is precisely what this product is meant to do – smoothen and ‘blur’ your face so that it looks camera-ready all the time. Product description This lightweight cream provides multi-blurring effects for instantly refined and smooth skin. Skin’s texture […]

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banila co., K-Beauty, Samples

[SAMPLE] banila co. Prime Primer Classic

Korean brands are always superbly generous with product samples, so I got a sample of the Classic version of banila co.’s primer, along with my purchase of the Hydrating one. Product description A translucent gel-textured primer that minimizes the appearances of pores and helps your makeup stay fresh all day long. This primer is a […]

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banila co., K-Beauty

[REVIEW] banila co. Prime Primer Hydrating

I only started using primer recently, after I was advised to do so due to my dry skin (which in turn led to excess oil production and clogged pores). I wasn’t very sure which primer would be good, but I had heard great reviews of banila co.’s primers. When I went to Korea, one of […]

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