{Best Selling} Carbonated Bubble Mask Comparison

Hello Lovelies! So happy to share some fun innovations in the mask world! Korea has been going crazy over these two particular carbonated/bubble masks so I thought I’d do a side by side comparison. Imagine soda bubbles all over your face unclogging pores and clearing blackheads. The photo below makes me laugh every… View Post

{Lush} Shoot for the Stars Bath Bomb

Hello Lovelies, Since my Lush Sex Bomb review has been super popular on Pinterest lately (pin here), I thought I’d do another Lush bath bomb review. Let’s take a look at Lush’s Shoot For The Stars bath bomb today! Launch this one in the water and watch it shoot and spin.… View Post

{Banila Co} Clean It Zero : Cream to Oil Cleanser

Hello Lovelies, Happy 2016! Hope you’ve all had a good holiday season and a great start to the new year! Wowza. December went by in a blur and we’re already well into January! Made any resolutions? I hope you have at least one skincare resolution. Always room to improve our skincare… View Post

{Ciate} Overnight Nail Treatment Mask

Hello Lovelies, I hope you’re having a great week! I’ve always wondered why there weren’t any overnight nail masks, so when I saw this product, I was quick to pick it up. Please keep scrolling to see my complete review of Ciate’s Knight in Shining Armour! Such a cute name!… View Post

{Korean Trend Alert} Animal Sheet Masks

Hi Beautiful! Get ready to step up your mask selfie game! This is a quick post on 2 animal sheet masks from The Face Shop that make masking super fun!  Up first… the Panda character sheet face mask. Not the most flattering selfie, but what mask selfie is right? At least this one is… View Post

{Lush} Golden Wonder Bath Bomb

Hi Lovelies! As the weather get colder, I become more of a Lush girl. 😉 No, I’m not talking about drinking. I’m talking about taking baths with Lush bath bombs! Such a great way to relax and warm up. You never know what you’re gonna get with a Lush bath bomb… View Post

{Trend Alert} Double Masking / Mask Layering

Hi Beautiful! Earlier this week, we talked about Multi-Masking. Today, I’d like to talk about another trend in the mask world… Double Masking (aka Mask Layering)! So what exactly is double masking or mask layering? Double masking/mask layering is achieved in 2 methods. FIRST METHOD: Use a serum underneath a sheet mask… View Post

{LUSH} Montalbano Lemon Shampoo Bar

Hello Lovelies, Today I’d like to share a unique hair product. You’ve all used liquid shampoo, but have you ever used a shampoo BAR?! I recently tried Lush’s Montalbano Deep Cleansing Lemon Shampoo Bar and was pleasantly surprised at how clean my hair was. Please keep reading to see the… View Post

{Korean Trend Alert} Multi-Masking

Hello Lovelies!~ If you follow me on Instagram, you know I love masks. Thankfully, Koreans have a mask for everything. Face, neck, hands, chin… You name it, there’s a mask for it. With the mask craze, you probably know that we should treat our skin to a mask once or twice a week.… View Post

BEST & WORST Dry Shampoos

Hi Lovelies! Today, I’d like to do a post on one of my all time favorite hair products… Dry Shampoos!!! If you’ve never used dry shampoo, there’s so many reasons to give them a try. Let’s explore all the reasons why I love dry shampoos and I’ll share a drugstore favorite… View Post

Latest #KBeauty Craze: Egg Mousse Soap

Hello Lovelies! Heard of #KBeauty? Everywhere I look, there’s so much attention on Korean Beauty! I’m Korean so its exciting to see the explosion of Korean beauty trends and practices in the States… but I’m also a bit frustrated at the same time. Why you ask?! 2 reasons… Many of the “Korean beauty trends”… View Post

{Kiehl’s} Pineapple Papaya Facial Scrub Review

Hello Lovelies, I hope you’re having a good week! Today, I’d like to share with you my experience with Kiehl’s Pineapple Papaya Facial Scrub. I purchased this  around the same time as my current favorite scrub (review here) and have used it for several months now. This unique scrub and… View Post

{Too Faced} Chocolate Bar Eye Shadow Palette

Hello Lovelies! Looking for an eye shadow palette? Here’s a list of the ones I’ve reviewed for you: Naked Palette, Naked 2, Naked 3, Smashbox Full Exposure, Lorac Pro Palette and many more. You won’t be short of options, but let’s add one more to the mix! Today~ let’s take a… View Post

{beautyblender} Blotterazzi – Reusable Oil Blotting Sponge

Hello Lovelies! A few weeks ago, I excitedly picked up the latest addition to the Beautyblender family… Blotterazzi! Blotterazzi is a reusable oil blotting sponge. As you can see below, Blotterazzis are basically flat versions of the original  Beautyblender blending sponges. A better way to blot! This game-changing washable, reusable alternative… View Post

{Dr. Brandt} Gentle Microdermabrasion Skin Exfoliant

Hello Lovelies! I finally made my first dr. brandt purchase and I’m in love! I’m super excited to share my thoughts with you on my new favorite exfoliator: dr. brandt microdermabrasion skin exfoliant. When I saw the word “microdermabrasion” I immediately thought the exfoliator would be harsh. Don’t let the name fool you. This… View Post

{Dr. Jart} Korean Neck Gel Mask

Hello Lovelies, Every Sunday, I treat myself to a face sheet mask. My favorite sheet masks are Korean, so I’m glad Sephora started selling Korean mask options! Including… Dr. Jart!   I reviewed Dr. Jart’s Hydration Mask recently, but today’s mask review is unique. It’s not a face mask… its for your chin and… View Post

Sephora’s Best Selling Cleansing Oil

Hello Lovelies! If you’re looking for the best selling cleansing oil, this post is for you! When I asked a Sephora’s sales associate for their most popular cleansing oil… without hesitation, she handed me Boscia’s Makeup Breakup Cool Cleansing Oil. Honestly, I was a bit disappointed to find out that it was a… View Post

I Tattooed My Eyebrows Again! – Before and After

Hello Lovelies! I’m so excited to finally share my eyebrow tattoo touch up experience with you today. It’s been 9 months since I had them retouched and 3 years since I first got them tattooed (read about it here). Before we get started, let me remind you how my brows… View Post

{SpaRitual} Harmonizing Italian Mandarin Sugar Scrub

Hello Lovelies! I am so excited to tell you about this product! Think of the freshest, juiciest, most fragrant mandarin, and imagine if all that yumminess got bottled. SpaRitual has done it! SpaRitual’s limited edition Harmonizing Italian Mandarin Body Sugar Scrub is uh-ma-zing. Bask in the harmonizing connection between the… View Post

{Boscia} Charcoal Deep-Pore Cleansing Stick Treatment

Hello Lovelies, Hope you had a great weekend!  Today, I’m sharing my experience with Boscia’s new Charcoal Deep Pore Cleansing Stick Treatment. I saw the packaging and was immediately curious. An innovative cleansing stick with deep-pore cleansing benefits that allow for targeted application of concentrated pore treatment to help draw… View Post

{Dr. Jart} Water Replenishment- Korean Face Mask

Hello Lovelies! Before I get started on today’s review, please take a minute to enter my Summer Facial Kit Giveaway! Today, I’d like to share my review of Dr. Jart’s Water Replenishment Cotton Sheet Face Mask. Have you noticed that Korean masks have become very popular in the past couple of years?! They’re… View Post

{ GIVEAWAY } Summer Glow Skincare

Hello Lovelies! Did you know that Massage Envys offer Murad facials?! I had no idea! Thanks to my Murad Environmental Shield Vitamin C Facial at the Beverly Hills Massage Envy, my skin is looking and feeling so good. It was a much-needed facial after a few of weeks in the… View Post

{Tutorial} American Flag Nail Look

Hi Lovelies, Can’t believe 4th of July is right around the corner! More than half the year is gone already! For my 4th of July nail look this year, I’m using the American flag as my inspiration. If you’re looking for additional 4th of July nail looks, please check out my Splatter Paint… View Post

{Butter London} Bloody Brilliant Lip Crayon

Hello Beautiful! I’ve never tried a Butter London lippy or any of their face makeup, so I was very excited to try their newly released Bloody Brilliant Lip Crayons! I’m always on the lookout for a good lip product! Oh by the way… I’m hosting a giveaway for one lucky follower… View Post

{Philosophy} Deeply Replenishing Oil Gelee

Hello Beautiful! A couple of months ago, I ran out of my favorite serum and went shopping for another serum/treatment. I spotted Philosophy’s Deeply Replenishing Oil Gelee and it sparked my interest. “Oil Gelee“?!? Interesting for sure. I had to purchase it. Lotions and creams are old news. It seems like every brand is looking for the… View Post

{Cover FX} Contouring Made Easy!

Hello Lovelies, It has been a long time! I’ve been on vacation in Europe and took a little break from posting. If you’d like to see my European adventures, please check out my photos on Instagram (@prettygossip)! Is it just me or have you also noticed the craze around contouring?! Everywhere… View Post

{Head & Shoulders} A Healthy Scalp for Beautiful Hair

Hello Lovelies, You probably know by now that I’m obsessed about skincare. Well, my obsession for skincare also extends to my haircare routine. What does skincare have to do with haircare?! Everything!!!! Beautiful hair starts with a healthy and nourished scalp, which is the skin on your head! I take… View Post

{Becca} Beach Tint Shimmer Souffle Blush

Hi Lovelies, As you know, I have dry skin so I try to avoid powders whenever possible. I may dust a little bit of powder to take away the shine, but when it comes to blushes… I can’t remember the last time I used a powder blush. It’s all about the… View Post

Instagram Joy {@PrettyGossip}

Hello Lovelies, If we haven’t connected on Instagram yet, please come and say hello! I’m @PrettyGossip. Here’s what I’ve been up to the past few months… These are currently my FAVORITE pair of shoes. It’s like my two obsessions (lace and shoes) had a baby. You can find this beauty… View Post

{NARS skin} Restorative Night Treatment

Hello Lovelies! I can’t believe the first quarter of 2015 is already gone. Wow! Today, I’m taking a quick break from my “feminine hygiene product” series and will review a new skin care product that I’ve been enjoying for the past few months. Restorative Night Treatment from NARS skin. Available at… View Post

{U by Kotex} Barely There Panty Liner Review

Hello Lovelies, First, I’d like to thank all of you for supporting my decision to start my series on reviewing feminine hygiene products. Your kind words are much appreciated. Today’s review is on the Barely There Liner from U by Kotex. Here’s a liner so thin and flexible, you might forget… View Post

{Always} Radiant Pantiliner Review

Hello Lovelies, Today is a first for Pretty Gossip (and maybe even the Internet)! I’m starting a series of reviews focused on feminine hygiene products. Yes. I’m going there. I’ve wanted to do a review series on pantiliners/panty liners, pads, tampons and feminine wipes for years! Ever since I started blogging actually! When… View Post

{Murad} Rapid Collagen Infusion Treatment Review

Hello Lovelies! For the past 6 months or so, I’ve been using Murad’s Rapid Collagen Infusion Treatment from their Age Reform line and LOVING it.   JavaScript is currently disabled in this browser. Reactivate it to view this content. Rapid Collagen Infusion by Murad is a multifunction anti-aging treatment that targets wrinkles and loss… View Post

{Murad} Rapid Collagen Infusion for Lips

Hello Lovelies, Some of you may know, but I suffer from chronically dry and chapped lips. I’m talking about peeling, cracking, and flaky lips all year round. Because my lips are so cracked, they’re very sensitive to products. Many products sting and hurt my lips. I’m so desperate for relief, I sometimes put “boob cream” on… View Post

{SpaRitual} Unveil Glitter Peel-Off Basecoat

Hello Beautiful! A while back, I shared my tutorial on how to make a glitter peel off basecoat at home (tutorial here) and since then, a couple of brands have launched their own version of an easy glitter removal basecoat. Of course I tried all of them and I’ve picked a favorite to share with… View Post

{Bumble and Bumble} Sunday Shampoo

Hello Beautiful! This post is extra special because I’m reviewing a product that a guy friend recommended to me. Not often I get beauty recommendations from boys, so I’m extra excited to share my review with you! For the past few months, I’ve been using Bumble and bumble Sunday Shampoo… View Post

{Hourglass} No. 28 Lip Treatment Oil

Hello Lovelies! As many of already know, I’m always on the lookout for a good lip balm. Last year, I picked up a Lip Treatment Oil from Hourglass and I’d like to share my thoughts with you! I’m a sucker for beautiful packaging and I wasn’t disappointed with Hourglass. Hourglass… View Post

{Clinique} Moisture Surge (Original vs. Intense)

Hello Beautiful! I’ve been using Clinique’s Moisture Surge on and off for years… over 10 years actually! It’s like an old friend that you can count on to provide comfort. That’s how my skin feels about this product. It’s an oldie, but a goodie. When I saw that Clinique came out with a Moisture… View Post

{Aveda} Light Elements Smoothing Fluid

Hello Lovelies, I hope you’re having a great start to the new year! If you’re looking for a hair serum that’ll tame frizz and add shine without weighing it down… please continue to read on! I have the perfect product for you! Introducing… Aveda Light Elements Smoothing Fluid! A fluid… View Post

{How To} Use a Solid Blender Cleanser

Hello Lovelies, I recently picked up a Beauty Blender Solid Blender Cleanser and wanted to share my experience with you! In this post, I’ll share two versions of the tutorial with you. The first version is how to clean a Beauty Blender (or sponge), the second version is how to clean brushes.… View Post

Smashbox Full Exposure v.s. Urban Decay Naked Palettes

Hi Lovelies, As promised in my Smashbox Full Exposure review, I’ve prepared a side by side comparison to the original Urban Decay Naked, Naked 2, and Naked 3. I’ve also matched up Naked colors that are similar to Full Exposure colors. Without further delay, let’s jump right in. Below is a close… View Post

{Smashbox} Full Exposure Palette

Hello Lovelies!~ I recently picked up Smashbox’s Full Exposure Eyeshadow Palette and omg! I’m in love. Keep reading to see all the reasons why I love this palette! “This versatile palette includes 14 must-have neutral shades—from nudes to blacks—in long-wearing shimmers and velvety smooth mattes. The clearly organized palette—shimmers on… View Post

{Burt’s Bees} Lip Crayon

Hello Lovelies! Matte lipsticks are popping up everywhere lately! The trick is finding a matte lipstick without the yucky dry feeling. I recently picked up Burt’s Bees NEW Matte Lip Crayons in Hawaiian Smolder (pink) and Napa Vineyard (red). I’ve tried and loved other lip chubbies, but these are not like the… View Post

{Tarte} Colored Clay Undereye Corrector

Hello Lovelies! The weather in LA has been hot, hot, hot. I’m ready for fall to begin. I have a new product that I’ve been using (and loving) everyday for the past 2 months. When I reviewed Benefit’s Erase Paste, some of you commented that it was too orange and left… View Post

{Dr. Jart+} BB Bounce Beauty Balm

Hello Lovelies, My obsession with BB Creams continues. Today I’ll share my thoughts on Dr. Jart’s New BB Bounce Beauty Balm. Let’s take a look!~ Dr. Jart+ BB Bounce Beauty Balm: A unique bouncing-textured beauty balm formula with rich moisturizing and brightening properties.  This multifunctional BB cream is enriched with… View Post

{Marc Jacobs} Daisy Dream

Hello Lovelies! What are your dreams? When I was younger, I dreamt of going to college, making lifelong friends, traveling around the world, and then pursuing a fulfilling career. With hard work(!), these dreams have become a reality. Now, it’s time to dream BIGGER! For my next set of dreams,… View Post

{Koh Gen Do} Cleansing Spa Water vs. 7 Eye Liners

Hello Lovelies, A few days ago, I shared my Remover Challenge Post (Part 1).  The challenge was set up to see how Benefit’s NEW They’re Real Remover performed in removing 7 popular eye liners, including Benefit’s NEW They’re Real Push Up Liner. Today is Part 2 of the remover challenge! I’ll… View Post

{Benefit} They’re Real Remover vs. 7 Eye Liners

Hi Lovelies, With the launch of Benefit’s They’re Real Remover AND Liner, I wanted to see if the remover could really remove the new gel liner… along with 6 other very popular eye liners. Hard to remove eye liners to be exact. 😉 Let the challenge begin!  Benefit |  They’re Real Remover | Available… View Post

{Bliss} Micro Magic Microdermabrasion Treatment

Hello Lovelies! Hope you’re having a great summer! I recently took a visit up to SF and it was so cool (literally)! The weather was in the 60s! Please check out my instagram feed (@prettygossip) to see pictures. As you may know, I have dry skin. This means I tend… View Post

{Chanel} CC Cream vs. Les Beiges Healthy Glow Fluid

Hello Lovelies! With summer just around the corner, I decided to change-up my make up routine starting with my CC Cream. For the past few months, I’ve been using Chanel’s CC Cream and it’s been great. But to  prep for a hot summer, I decided to give my pale skin… View Post