Author: Amanda Koker

MAC Viva Glam I Lipstick Dupe Review

May 12, 2018 Amanda Koker Dupe Reviews 0
Today I have another MAC vs Etude House dupe for you all. I recently purchased the MAC Viva Glam lipstick in shade Viva Glam I, a lipstick that has been on my wishlist for a while now. It is a matte lipstick with a unique shade of red. As some ...

De-Slick Oil Control Makeup Setting Spray Dupe Review

January 09, 2017 Amanda Koker Dupe Reviews 2
Hi Ladies and Jellyspoons It's so hot and humid here in Seoul, and a lot of my friends have asked me how I manage to keep my makeup on my face all day. A lot of you might might have heard of the Swedish brand named Skindanavia. They have ...

MAC Pink Pigeon Etude House Dupe Review

January 03, 2017 Amanda Koker Dupe Reviews 0
Hi Ladies and Jellyspoons I have another MAC vs Etude House dupe review for you. I really have been obsessing over matte lipsticks lately. In a teaching environment where you hardly even get a toilet break, reapplying lipstick isn’t a priority, so I’ve really been appreciating the concept ...

4 MAC Lipsticks For Frida Kahlo

December 05, 2016 Amanda Koker Makeup Looks 0
Hi Ladies and Jellyspoons Today I’m going to be blogging about one of my favourite artists of all time. Frida Kahlo was one of the most influential Mexican artists of the 20th century. She is known for her daring, outlandish self portraits, some very macabre, others very taboo for ...

MAC Ruby Woo vs Tony Moly Ruby Red

November 28, 2016 Amanda Koker Dupe Reviews 0
Hi Ladies and Jellyspoons I have another red lipstick dupe review for you. I tend to be gravitating a lot towards red lipsticks these days. I guess it’s because red is a classic staple you can wear all year round, to all occasions and it’s versatile enough for ...

MAC Impassioned vs Peripera Rouge Pang After Midnight

November 21, 2016 Amanda Koker Dupe Reviews 0
Dear Ladies and Jellyspoons I was recently psychologically manipulated to enter a Clio store because they had posters everywhere that read: SALE UP TO 50%. You know I’m not the only one with this problem hahahah ;) Well I didn’t want to go wild so I just bought one ...

Mac Russian Red vs Etude House Uppity Red Dupe Review

November 14, 2016 Amanda Koker Dupe Reviews 0
Hi Ladies and Jellyspoons Today I’m going to let you in on a dupe of one of MAC’s most raved about and best selling lipsticks: Russian Red. It was my very first Back to MAC item and I’ve worn it to death ever since. It’s the ...

7 MAC lipsticks for Fair skin

November 07, 2016 Amanda Koker Makeup Tips & Hacks 0
Hi Ladies and Jellyspoons Today I'm going to share some of my favourite MAC lipsticks. They are not strictly for fair skin, but they work really well with my NW 15 skintone. In order of light to dark: 1. MAC Lip Blossom MAC Lip Blossom was originally an Asia-only ...

Makeup hack to conceal dark circles like a pro

September 12, 2016 Amanda Koker Makeup Tips & Hacks 2
Today I'm going to share a few tips that I use to conceal like a pro ;) even though I am not a pro at all. Because I have a lighter shade of pale (isn’t there a song about that?) thin skin that tends to bruise easily, I have ...

How to store makeup correctly

Hi Ladies and Jellyspoons Today I'm going to be talking about a topic nobody likes, but don't despair, I have a solution to offer as well. When we look in the mirror and notice little crows feet developing on our faces and hands, we are very aware of ...

MAC House Wine vs Innisfree Latte Brown Dupe Review

May 19, 2016 Amanda Koker Dupe Reviews 0
Hi Ladies and Jellyspoons Today I will be sharing another dupe review with you. MAC has recently decided to to discontinue one of my favourite lipsticks called House Wine. In a previous blog post, I shared a dupe review on House Wine comparing it to a lovely lipstick by Etude ...

OCC Stalker Lip Tar Etude House Dupe Review

May 03, 2016 Amanda Koker Dupe Reviews 0
Hi Ladies and Jellyspoons Today I will be sharing an OCC Lip Tar dupe with you and, again, it's one of the Etude House Color In Liquid Lips (liquid lipstick line). If you've ever been exposed to the makeup community on YouTube, you probably have heard of the ...