Why you shouldn’t fear whitening soaps

Why you shouldn’t fear whitening soaps

  In Asia, you will lament the fact that all they sell are whitening soaps- because er, people in Asia want to be white much the same way white people want to be bronzed. Whitening soaps have enzymes which promote sloughing off of the outer layers of the skin....
Slow Travel to Italia

Slow Travel to Italia

screenshot of Roman Holiday trailer from http://www.thelocal.it/galleries/culture/true-or-false-top-ten-italian-stereotypes This blog has had its share of accolades. I can boast to be perhaps the only beauty blog that has male heterosexual followers (for realz). I am...
No BS Make Up Guide For Engineers

No BS Make Up Guide For Engineers

Author’s note: Could be interesting read for men who just couldn’t  understand how “that” could have taken two hours and 14 products. The only rule in make-up is that there are no rules- yadda yadda yadda.   – said all those who wrote a...
The BB on BB Creams

The BB on BB Creams

Beauty Balm has the same initials as Beauty and the Bullshit. Coincidence?  I think not. I have been ignoring all this BB cream hooha for the longest time – i figure that at some point,  all this – developed by  ( insert adjective) German doctor, does...
To my personal bullshit whistle blower

To my personal bullshit whistle blower

Today marks the 25th death anniversary of my father. He was a brilliant inventor, a so-so entrepreneur and a progressive communist.  He shunned all things pretentious and can speak heart to heart with anyone – from the president of the country to the street...