Friday, October 24, 2014

Fashion tips for the petite!

hey all! Here are some pictures from my recent video shoot. Just in case you didn't already know, there's a new video on my Youtube channel! This time around, I'm sharing some styling tips with all the petite ones out there who want to look taller and leaner! Six outfits have been featured in my video and I really hope you guys can get some inspirations from the outfits! 

What kinds of garments would I recommend for a petite figure?

1) Everything high-waisted!!
High-waisted shorts, high-waisted jeans, high-waisted skirts. They should be on a higher waistline than our natural waistline. It's all about creating an illusion of having longer legs! 

2) Wear creepers / platforms / boots if you are not a fan of high heels
Chunky boots are definitely my favourite! 
3) Cropped tops / cropped sweaters...especially with high-waisted jeans and boots. Oh god, sounds delicious! :P 

4) Midi skirts
Surprise? Surprise! A-line midi skirts can be super flattering on petite girls because they elongate your frame and make you look leaner. 

5) Wear pants / skirts with vertical lines
Vertical lines are known to have a slimming effect to us, so wearing pants or skirts with vertical lines will definitely make us look taller!

6) Watch my video to know more! :P 

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Thursday, October 23, 2014

Sunsilk Perfect Straight Media Launch

What: Sunsilk Perfect Straight Media Launch
When: 23.09.2014
Where: Aloft K.L 

Hey all!! You would have probably known that I was in the Sunsilk Perfect Straight media launch this afternoon if you've been following me on Instagram!
(Follow me now if you haven't already hehehehe :P)

So I was invited by Nuffnang and Sunsilk to attend their new product launch which was held in Aloft KL. The event was a blast and that's why I'm here to tell you how much fun I had during the event! :D

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This is definitely the "tourist destination" where everybody stopped by to take a picture hahah!

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We were all supposed to dress in purple because the dress code said so. It suddenly just dawns on me that the amount of garments I had in purple is just.....miserable. While rummaging through my wardrobe, I found this little daisy dress in lilac and I thought it would be a perfect dress for the event. So I put it on and paired it with a pair of boots, also not forgetting my statement necklace from Katiez Accessories which spiced up the entire outfit! ;)

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With Emma ♥
We've followed each other on Instagram for quite a long time but this is the first time we finally met each other in person. She's drop dead gorgeous!

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I really love the setting of the event! Everything was in purple and it renders a very classy feeling haha! 

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Co-created with acclaimed straight-hair expert Yuko Yamashita, Sunsilk Perfect Straight has Straight Lock TechnologyTM which keeps hair beautifully straight and aligned as it dries! A product you really should consider of bringing home.


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For most girls, there is always that ‘magic moment’ between wet and dry hair when it looks perfectly straight. However, as the hair starts to dry, it often becomes frizzy and out of shape. Sunsilk Perfect Straight can easily save your day!! Surely and promisingly, it locks in the straightness in each strand of your hair, allowing them to stay straight as it dries! 

From the left: Sazzy Falak, Ashlee Ng (Personal Care Director of Unilever (Malaysia) Holdings Sdn. Bhd.),  Phoenix Ho, Brand Manager of Sunsilk, John Goh, Research and Development Deploy Manager,  Xandria Ooi (producer and TV host), Hannah Tan (Model and emcee) and Deborah Henry share the excitement as Sunsilk proudly unveiled the new Sunsilk Perfect Straight for beautifully straight and aligned hair in just one wash.

Sunsilk introduced Perfect Straight with a mini-play to bring to life the proposition of achieving straight hair with just one wash!

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The play was really entertaining and the dance performance was great too!

John Goh, Research & Development Deploy Manager accompanied by a hairstylist, showing the difference that Sunsilk Perfect Straight makes during a live demonstration at the launch. 

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Hahahah if hair shampoo and conditioner come in life-sized bottles, I guess I will never have to buy them anymore in my entire life lolol.

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Group picture! ♥
From the left: Juwei, Nana, Daphne, Cherrie, Jane, me and Tziaaa!

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With my hottie manager, Mel and Tziaaa! 

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With the gorgeous Juwei!

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Some delicious refreshments served after the show! 

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Playing around with the Sunsilk kiosk! 

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Big thanks to Sunsilk for the amazing gift!

Embrace your beautifully straight hair, only with Sunsilk Perfect Straight. ♥


From 17 September 2014 to 28 October 2014, Sunsilk is calling out all the girls to take up the ‘Sunsilk Beautifully Straight Challenge’ for a chance to win prizes worth up to RM10,000!! 

To participate, follow these steps: 
1. Visit Sunsilk Malaysia’s Facebook page (www.facebook.com/SunsilkMalaysia) and click on the Sunsilk Perfect Straight app. 
2. Draw as many straight lines as you can within 30 seconds. 
3. Write the most creative slogan about Sunsilk Perfect Straight. 

 Every week, 10 lucky winners with the top scores and most creative slogans will each receive RM100 cash vouchers and Sunsilk products. The grand prize winner will enjoy a one night’s stay for two at the Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur, RM300 shopping vouchers and also Sunsilk products! 

For more information and updates on Sunsilk, stay tuned to www.facebook.com/SunsilkMalaysia.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Experimenting with CANMAKE Juicy Pure Eyes

Whenever it comes to makeup, I tend to always stay within the walls of a fortress which I name "My Own Comfort Zone". I mean, I always try to keep my makeup minimal: maybe a thin layer of makeup base, some concealer to hide my dark circles away, a tinge of pink blusher and lipstick, and I'm good to go.

Very often, I prefer to leave my eyes "untouched"... I always skip doing makeup for my eyes, simply because I have monolids. Girls who have monolids, like me, will definitely understand the predicaments when it comes to applying eyeshadows. Well, unless you have the techniques of a pro.

Sometimes when I watch makeup tutorials, I always fawn over eyes with enigmatically attractive double eye-lids, and prominent creases. Whenever they say "Apply this colour to your crease to intensify the look...", I could only sigh in frustration - I can't seem to find noticeable creases around my eyes. I can still remember my first attempt of applying eyeshadows after feeling inspired by a makeup tutorial on Youtube. Needless to say, everything failed miserably and I ended up looking like a person who gets hit on my eyes lolol. How embarrassed.

So that explains why you always see me in minimal makeup.
I just didn't want to look like an utter mess!

However, as I started to watch more and more makeup tutorials, I have come to realise that the whole point of watching makeup tutorials isn't about learning to make myself look like someone I'm not. It's all about getting inspired and applying the right techniques which suit our distinctive facial features. Everyone has different features, everyone knows that; but the priority isn't about knowing "how to put on make up".

Instead, it is much more important to know what's the best for ourselves.

Applying makeup isn't only about following the hard rules - it's all about being confident and feeling comfortable with how you are "dressing up your face". If the outcome of applying certain makeup techniques doesn't make you feel good, never be afraid of wiping it all off and trying another approach!

Recently, I've been experimenting with the eyeshadow palettes from CANMAKE! (hahaha I know I'm somewhat late to the makeup game...but hey, it's better late than never, right?) I'm not a professional, but as usual, I just feel like sharing my experience with you all! :)

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If you don't already know, CANMAKE has recently launched a new collection of makeup, and within the range I have the most love for The Juicy Pure Eyes (eyeshadows) collection, which comes in 4 different palettes. Each palette carries 3 different tones too! Awesome :p

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 Here, I'm using the 04 Sweet Beige palette. 

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First, sweep A over your upper eye area, all the way to your brow bone. Then, gently pat B from the midpoint to the inner corner of your eyes (lower). Finally, using a crease brush, apply C on the outer corners of your eyes (upper) and blend inwards. Of course, don't forget to line your eyes with a gel liner and apply mascara!!

SELFIE TIME!!
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Ok la, I know, the eyeliner is a little too harsh here hahahah.

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hehehehe makeup all done by myself! I know it certainly isn't perfect, but I'll keep practicing! ;)

Makeup products used: 
CANMAKE Perfect Serum BB Cream
CANMAKE Juicy Pure Eyes 04 Sweet Beige
CANMAKE Perfect Black Eyeliner
CANMAKE Gokunobi Mascara
CANMAKE Cream Cheek
CANMAKE Stay On Balm Rouge

 
♥ 


Sunday, October 19, 2014

Jam & Kaya Cafe, PJ Palms Sports Center

Hey all!! How's everyone doing today?

This morning, mummy and I had a lovely brunch in Jam & Kaya Cafe, which is located in PJ Palms Sports Center. To be honest, I wouldn't have noticed / known about this cafe without Instagram! I've seen so many people uploading pictures of their food on Instagram and it makes me wonder what's so special about this cafe. Hence, I decided to make a trip down to this cafe with mummy!

Um, it's not easy to locate this cafe. It's in the sports centre, right beside the swimming pool for kids!

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I was pleasantly surprised by the selections of the food they serve! I wanted to order the Australian Big Breakfast, but as I flipped on the menu, I see PANCAKES!! Already, I found myself flickering in the ecstasy of munching down a plateful of fluffy, warm pancakes...ALL BY MYSELF.

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Spaghetti Carbonara 
I always appreciate a plate of Carbonara that is not too creamy and this is the one!

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Jam & Kaya Pancakes 
It looks good...and it tastes awesome! Never thought that jam and kaya can taste so well with fluffy pancakes and fruits!!! Thumbs up for this!

My face after having the pancakes hahahhahahaa! 

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Trying to be artistic lol.

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Outfit details:
Dress from Mgplabel 
Shoes from happy2ucc 
Bag from happy2ucc 

Leave me a comment and tell me WHICH CAFE you would recommend me to visit!! :P