Buy or DIY: Chocolate Face Mask

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Buy or DIY: Chocolate Face Mask |

Now that Valentine’s day is over, you may be wondering what to do with all that chocolate you got from your coterie of admirers. No worries. Instead of gorging on and gaining weight with that 85% cacao chocolate, you can use it as a face mask to level up your skincare, ensuring double the admirers and even more free chocolate next year!

Tranquility Time: Goodbye Summer Spa Day

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Change of Season Spa Day. Photo Credit: Flashpop. Tranquility Time: Goodbye Summer Spa Day.

Summer 2017 seemed to go by in the blink of an eye, but even though the shorter, cooler days of autumn are rapidly approaching, there’s still a few weeks of summer left.  Before getting too busy with all of the responsibilities that come with the change in seasons, set aside a day to repair and prepare. Repair from the damage … Read More

5 Natural Beauty Products That I Can’t Live Without

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Natural Beauty Products. Photo Credit: I'mari Avey. 5 Natural Beauty Products That I Can’t Live Without.

One of the requests that we’ve had on the blog is to feature a few more beauty posts. To be honest, I’m not all that good at doing makeup. Give me a choice between writing an analysis on the geo-political environment in east Asia as it relates to business opportunities, or a review of 5 lipsticks, and I’d probably choose … Read More

Uttori Beauty: Adzuki Bean Face Scrub Mask

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face mask ingredients. Photo Credit: I'mari Avey. Uttori Beauty: Adzuki Bean Face Scrub Mask.

I first saw this recipe from the awesome Urban Bush Babes. I was excited because, one, I had never seen anything like this; and two, I love adzuki beans. Adzuki beans are a common component of East Asian cuisine and are often featured in a variety of desserts, most often as a sweet paste. Having encountered the adzuki bean as … Read More