12/09/2017

DIY: Repurpose Old Tshirt To Make a Cactus Throw Pillow

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I've been raving cactus and succulents these past few months now and I keep on thinking of doing a room makeover and I want to make it a cactus and succulent theme. I'm not planning to do this in a hurry because I don't have the luxury of time. I still have a morning job and I need to do a lot of readings. Anyway, without further ado, here's how I repurpose my old shirt into a cactus throw pillow. 
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MATERIALS NEEDED:

  • Scissors
  • Old Tshirt
  • Sewing kit
  • Old or new pillow stuffings
  • Fabric glue (optional)
  • Bond Paper or any paper for your cactus template
  • Marker


INSTRUCTIONS:

DIY repurpose tshirt to make a cactus succulent throw pillow sexyfoosa
Draw a simple cactus shape using a long bond paper or newspaper.
DIY repurpose tshirt to make a cactus succulent throw pillow
Place the template on the shirt and start marking the shape.
DIY repurpose tshirt to make a cactus succulent throw pillow
Leave a few space when cutting the shape.

DIY repurpose tshirt to make a cactus succulent throw pillow
If you have fabric glue, you may use it to make sewing easier but if you don't have, disregard this step and proceed to sew.

DIY repurpose tshirt to make a cactus succulent throw pillow
You may use a green thread to add embroidered thorns for added effect. (optional)

DIY repurpose tshirt to make a cactus succulent throw pillow
I use an old pillow stuffing I have instead of buying a new one and just sew everything. 

DIY repurpose tshirt to make a cactus succulent throw pillow
Voila! This is the final product. I use an old T-shirt trimmings and sew a flower for aesthetics.



I did this DIY tutorial without spending a single dime. Everything is repurposed. I hope you love it guys! 


10/31/2017

How To Cook Samyang Fire Noodles 2x Spicy

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Before embarking on our #SamyangChallenge, of course, we need to learn how to cook or prepare the Korean Spicy Noodles. Actually, it was kinda' like the same as cooking pancit canton but it differs in preparing the sauce.

The difference with the regular pancit canton is, in preparing the sauce, don't throw all the water used up in cooking the pasta because you will need to save 8 tablespoons of that water for the sauce. The noodles need to be a little bit watery in order to mix the noodles properly and to exaggerate the effect of the spice due to the water temperature. 

So, this is how to cook it. It's very easy. The not so easy part is the part where you'll have to eat it! Haha! 

Warning: DO NOT EAT THIS NOODLE IF YOU HAVE A HEART CONDITION. EXTREMELY SPICY!!! PROCEED WITH CAUTION!!!! YOU'RE WARNED!



HOW TO MAKE PINOY STYLE SAMYANG FIRE NOODLES

Ingredients:

Lucky Me Pancit Canton
8 to 10 pieces of ripe chilis (small ones)

Instructions:
  • Crushed the chilis in the bowl.
  • Open the pack of oil included in the Pancit Canton.
  • Mix the crushed chilis and the oil using a spoon while crushing them thoroughly.
  • Remove the remains of the chili together with the seeds from the oil using a spoon. Careful not to include the oil. 
  • Open the chili powder pack included in the Pancit Canton.
  • Do not drain the noodles thoroughly. Leave a little bit of moisture for easier mixing.
  • Enjoy your Pinoy style version of Samyang without spending a hundred pesos for just a super spicy dry noodle. 


Note:
  • I've put it to the test before posting this experiment recipe.
  • Use 8 to 10 chilis for every pack of Pancit Canton. Therefore, if you open 2 packs of noodles, multiply by 2 the pieces of chilis you're going to use.  


10/30/2017

How To Get Free Internet Using HTTP INJECTOR

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No money to spend on internet data? Tired of spending 50 pesos every 3 days using GoSurf? Here's the remedy to all these problems of yours. Today, I'm going to teach you how to get internet access without spending a peso. Let's start!

The essentials:

All you need is to download two (2) apps in the Google Playstore.

Download the app SWITCH by Globe and HTTP INJECTOR.

*This will work on Android phones only.


STEPS TO FOLLOW:
  1. Use a Globe or TM sim. ( Switch app is for Globe users only)
  2. Install the Switch and HTTP Injector app.
  3. Turn on your mobile data.
  4. Register your Switch app if there's a prompt message. Enter the verification code sent by SMS.
  5. Check if your preferred mobile network is set to the sim card (globe/tm) you're currently using.
  6. Allow 10 seconds or less before opening Switch app. Sometimes no OFFER is available and it needs the phone or the app to be restarted. 
  7. Search for FREE offers. Check on the DETAILS too in every app for FREE offers.
  8. Activate the free offers. Sometimes, the activation will not succeed on the first try. 
  9. For first time users, a prompt message may appear (TURN ON DATA SAVING MODE), just turn it ON then go on with the activation process.
  10. Activate 5 or more apps depending on your usage capacity (20 mb free only and sometimes 100 to 150 mb free).
  11. Once done activating offers, minimize the Switch App.
  12. Download this .EHI file ( You will need this file to use the HTTP injector).
  13. Once done downloading the .ehi file, open the HTTP injector application.
  14. Follow the steps below.

    13. Congratulations! You're now connected.


NOTE:

1. .EHI files will expire. You will need to download a new .ehi file once in a while.

GET YOUR .EHI FILES HERE!!!
 
2. Totally exit your HTTP INJECTOR app before opening Switch or else, no offers will appear.
3. A 4G or H+ connection is a plus point if you want to successfully connect to your Http Injector. 
4. Please strictly follow the rules in every .ehi files. (e.g. No torrent downloading, etc)
5. Comment below if you have more questions. 

10/07/2017

My First Wedding MakeUp Gig

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In this post I'm just sharing to all of you my first wedding make-up experience. My friend hired me to do her make-up on her wedding day. Thank you my friend for this milestone and for trusting my make up skills. I love you girl!! May God blessed your union. :) Anyway, here are the photos on her wedding day.


















Lily's Touch Blooming Kit + Miracle Cream + Diamond Polish Review

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I love Michelle Dy's youtube reviews and one thing I've noticed about her is her poreless and flawless skin. To make this long story short, one commenter asked her on what beauty product she's applying on her face when she revealed that she's using Lily's Touch miracle cream and the diamond polish. So that's it! Michelle Dy made me do it! She made me buy Lily's Touch miracle cream. The company should give her credit on that review. LOL! I've heard it before but that was long before there was no Shoppee nor Lazada yet. So, when I searched it on Shoppee and Lazada, Lily's Touch products are available. So, I told to myself, I guess it's time for me to try this product for the hope of achieving Michelle Dy's skin. Haha! 

First Impression:

Well, the toner stings like hell! But, for the sake of beauty and the goal of achieving Michelle Dy's skin...hell no! There's no backing out gurlll!!! 

The peeling cream stings like hell 2.0 also. Oh! God!! I told to myself, "Tiis ganda talaga ang peg!". 

The Bleaching cream, well, I love its smell but the cream is difficult to glide on the skin. It dries up pretty quickly too! The flakes come off on my pillow. Whew! 

There was like 3 products to be applied every night and it's making me lazy. 

In the morning, there's only one product to be applied, the Placenta cream aside from the soap included.

I also bought the miracle cream and the diamond polish scrub and I use it alternately.


After Two weeks impression:

I skipped using the placenta cream 'coz it feels so greasy on the face and not to mention, I look like HELLBOY. My face turns red and my skin tone is yellowish. Thus, my neck looks like it's from another dimension. LOL!

I can't deal with the toner, it stings a lot on my skin. I'm scared it will burn my face. So, I'm also skipping it at night.

I routinely use the peeling cream and the bleaching cream until it's all out.

Sometimes, I use the miracle cream at night instead of the bleaching and the peeling cream because I get so lazy sometimes.

FINAL IMPRESSION:

For the placenta cream, it turns your face reddish after using it and it's impossible to use it as a base if you're applying makeup in the morning.

For the miracle cream, It's still 70% full and no miracle or anything as promised by the product. I'm really disappointed to the 1000th level! It's greasy on the face too.

For the peeling cream, I think the cream is redundant if you're using their toner. The toner stings like hell and if you're going to combine the two, it's 2 times the sting and I cannot tolerate the pain.

For the bleaching cream, my dark spots didn't even lighten for a month of using it religiously. I'm applying it only on my dark spots in my case.

For the soap, I love their soap because it effectively cleanses my face of my make-up. I don't care if it stings but I love the feeling of the soap while using it. 

For the Diamond Polish, well, this is the only thing I love in this brand. It does feel like you've been to a diamond peel session from the dermatologist. The consistency of the Diamond Polish reminds me the LULUR scrub by Asian Secrets but Lily's Touch costs much. 

The final verdict, I'll give it 5/10 stars. It didn't show me a miracle! It didn't happen. Oh Lord, why? It even worsens my skin condition (saklap besh). I guess this product is not for me. Too bad!!! 


Question and Answer: 

Will this product help vanish your acne? 
No. It worsens my pimple condition and it will make your face more oily.

Will this product lightens your pimple dark spots?
No. I've used up all the product in my blooming kit but it didn't vanish my dark spots.

How much is the Blooming Kit?
It's about P300.00 +  and shipping fee because nobody's selling it in my area.

How much is the Diamond Polish?
It's about P400 plus also but I got mine for P500+ with 2 miracle creams.

My 10 Peso Milktea

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I remember when I was still in college, Lipton have a milktea product but unfortunately it was gone in the market. Oh! How I love tea and milk combined together and served with ice. Well, milktea brought in cafes is quite expensive and it's impractical to buy milktea everyday in cafes. For milk tea lover like me, this is my go to drink while studying or in the office. Just recently, umm...actually, I was late to know that Nestea launched their milk tea product line not until I went to Robinson's supermarket and found it. Well, I bought 2 sachets for 10 pesos each. They have 2 flavors available --Hokkaido and Wintermelon flavors. When I arrived home, I tested the wintermelon first and oh boy! the taste is superb! It's the same taste as the milkteas sold in cafes. The regular price of milkteas in cafes costs about a hundred but look what I got, I'm enjoying a premium taste of milktea for just a heckin' 10 pesosesoses! (LOL). The next day, I bought a whole box of the wintermelon. I was supposed to buy 2 boxes. One box for Hokkaido and one box for Wintermelon. However, the Hokkaido style are all sold out! WTH? I'm more into the taste of hokkaido than the wintermelon flavor. I think I'd better hoard this stuff right now because I have a fear this won't last forever. It will soon be out of the market again just like Lipton's milktea. I have been waiting for this product like FOREVER!!! I have found my true love and I'm not going to let him slip away. Hahaha! Nestea, puhleezzz launch more flavors please. I'm begging you guys!!! xoxo, Milktea Addict.  


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Anyway, I'm also selling this cute cactus mason jar with straw. Just send me a message on my Instagram account.


9/02/2017

L'oreal Pro-Matte vs Maybelline Fit Me Matte + Poreless Foundation: Which is Better?

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Hey girls! Today I'm going to make a review with my two favorite drugstore makeup brand --L'oreal and Maybelline. I love these brands because they both have high quality and affordable make ups. For the past years, I've been looking for the right foundation that suits my combination type skin. In the past, I've tried L'oreal TruMatch, Revlon's Photoready, L'oreal Infallible 24 hour, Max Factor's Illuminizing foundation, and Naturactor concealer foundation. However, at the end of the day all these foundations I've mentioned makes my face oily due to my skin type. Finally, after binge watching Youtube's makeup tutorials, I've learned that there's now a new type of foundation which promises to keep your skin matte all day long. I know I'm a bit late talking about his stuff but I'm just happy not to share this again to those who are looking for an affordable, high quality and easy to find foundation. I'm a foundation kind of girl because lately I'm suffering from pimple breakouts due to hormonal imbalance and stress. Below is my honest review on L'oreal's Pro-Matte and Maybelline's Fit Me Poreless + Matte Foundation.

L'oreal Infallible Pro-matte

What I love about this product:
  • The container comes in a plastic tube. Therefore, it's easy to squeeze it out and the container is unbreakable.
  • Have a very faint scent and great for those people who are sensitive to strong scents.
  • Truly mattifies your face for a maximum of 8 hours or more without touch ups.
  • Very light to the skin. You won't ever feel you're wearing foundation at all.
  • Your face feels really soft and silicone powdery feel without that sticky feeling.
  • Easy to clean if off after.
  • It won't easily transfer off to your clothes.
  • Lots of shades to choose from.
What I hate about this product:
  • Light to medium coverage only. It won't cover all your dark spots and acne. A concealer is a must.
  • Difficult to blend because it dries up very fast. Make sure to blend it asap!
  • It creates patchy areas if not blended well.
  • If you have an acidic type of skin, this product oxidizes. It means that the foundation will darken after applying on your skin.
  • Will not blend well using a foundation brush. Use a beauty blender or your fingertips for a better result.
  • It's not really buildable.
  • It creases a little bit under the eye area. 
Maybelline Fit Me! Poreless + Matte 

What I love about this product:
    • Creamy consistency making it very easy to blend.
    • It will not dry up fast. Thus, you will have more time to build up for coverage.
    • It feels light on the skin even though you've applied that much product on your face.
    • No sticky feeling at all.
    • Light scent. Nose friendly for those makeup user with allergic rhinitis.
    • To get that poreless and flawless effect, use a kabuki or stippling brush first then dab it using a beauty blender.
    • Lots of shades to choose from.
    • Layer application is buildable to some extent.
    • No creasing under the eye area.
    • Wash off easily with soap.
    What I hate about this product:
    • Coverage is from light to medium only. No matter how much layer you apply.
    • It creates patchy areas if not blended well.
    • Just like L'oreal's Pro-matte, this product oxidizes on my skin also.
    • It comes in a glass bottle. Not recommended if you're clumsy.
    • It transfers off to your clothes.
    WHO WON IN THIS BATTLE?

    Definitely, MAYBELLINE FIT ME! PORELESS + MATTE won my heart because aside from all the good things I've mentioned above, this product cost only P399.00 unlike the L'oreal Pro-matte which is about P599.00 or more (online). 

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