Surprisingly, I purchased almost nothing from my 2016 makeup wish list, except for eyeshadows from Colourpop (which I’m happy with).  This year, I am focusing more on skincare with a long term benefit, as opposed to makeup that provides short-term indulgence.

Updated: May 2017


  1. Pixi – Glow Tonic Toner, dupe of Bio P50, daily exfoliate toner bought
  2. Rohto – Melano CC Lotion, replacing Hada Labo and Secret Key bought
  3. Rohto – Melano CC Essence, replacing OST 20
  4. Deciem The Ordinary -Hylaronic Acid + B5, replacing Secret Key StartingEssence bought 
  5. Deciem The Ordinary – Niaciamide + Zinc Serum, replacing Shark Sauce bad reviews
  6. Deciem The Ordinary – MAP 10% Serum, replacing OST C20
  7. Deciem The Ordinary – Retinol 1%
  8. Deciem The Ordinary – NMF + HA, replacing Rosette Ceramide lost interest
  9. Deciem The Ordinary – Rose Hip Seed Oil, also replacing Rosette Ceramide bought
  10. Innisfree – Orchid Eye Cream, replacing Cosrx Honey Ceramide Eye Cream
  11. Tony Moly – I’m Real Rice Sheet Mask bought
  12. Neutrogena – Light Therapy Mask


  1. Maybelline – Color Sensational Lipstick in Mauve It bought
  2. Maybelline – Color Sensational Lipstick in FieryFuchsia bought 
  3. Maybelline – Color Sensational Lipstick in BerryBossy bought 
  4. Loreal – Color Riche Lipstick in 630 Sea Fleur, rollover from 2016
  5. Bite – Lipstick in Quince, rollover from 2016 lost interest


  1. Korres – Perfume in Black Sugar  bought
  2. Korres – Perfume in Vanilla Freesia Lychee, replacing my empty Lavanila Summer bottle bought
  3. Lush – Vanillary lost interest
  4. Lush – Imogen Rose lost interest