Ishah

Beauty blogger, part time emcee, full time mama, anime nerd, gyaru fan. Eurasian Australian living in Southern California.

My Blogs

Sun Safe Summer Style: Cool and Chic Fashion Tips

Who else has been sweating a ridiculous amount lately?? It's been in the mid to high 90s (35-40C) in my area and I'm doing everything possible to stay out of the sun! Sometimes it's inevitable that you have be out and about though, so in that case we want to still be cool and not overheat ....more

System Hinoki for Thinning Hair Review: 1 Month Update

Press SampleSomething that I know many women out there experience, but don't like talking about, is thinning hair. It's not just an old man's problem, it can happen to us too and a lot earlier than you think! Due to hormones going crazy during pregnancy, breastfeeding and pre-menopause among other things, even women in their 20s and 30s can experience hair loss ....more

Firmoo #OMJ8002 Black Sunglasses Review

Press SampleSummer is in full swing here in SoCal, so it's glaring hot and the sun shines like a laser beam directly into your eye @_@...more

Red, White and Blue 4th of July Nails

I Bought ThisOk, so I'm not even American, I'm Australian.... but I can still participate in the holiday by doing my nails! I had absolutely no idea what I was doing when I sat down to start this mani, I just kind of picked my polishes and played around with it.The polishes I used were a Color Club unnamed red cream polish, Sinful Colors Snow Me White, Revlon Royal and OPI Get Your Number ....more

TJ Maxx Nail Polish Haul

I Bought ThisIn a nail polish Facebook group I belong to, the ladies are always posting pictures of gorgeous polishes they find at TJ Maxx. I recently discovered one near me, so I decided to try my luck and go hunting for polish bargains.Happily, I found a little section with some very inexpensive pretties! The OPIs were$7.99 for a set of two liquid sands and $3.99 for the individual polishes ....more

The Beauty Blogazons Summer 2014 $500 Visa Giftcard Giveaway

Don't forget to enter the Beauty Blogazons' $500 Visa Giftcard Giveaway! The Beauty Blogazons, a group of beauty, fashion and lifestyle bloggers have connected again to give away $500 of cold hard cash to get you ready for the Summer!...more

Beauty Box 5 June Subscription Box Review

Press SampleThis month's Beauty Box 5 was a little disappointing. Usually, the one full sized item is valued at the price or more than the price of the box, but this month it wasn't. The full sized nail polish from Nicka K is valued at $4.99, less than half of the subscription price ....more

Pure Ice Jaguar: Gold Heart French Accent Nails

I Bought ThisEver had one of those days where you have no idea what to do with your nails? I always...more

Zoya Gemma + Zoya Chloe: Gorgeous Green Layering.

I Bought ThisI haven't used Zoya Gemma much since I bought it about 3 years ago, despite it being such a beautiful shade. It's a gorgeous dusty green, with a subtle blue/pink shimmer that's more obvious in the bottle than on the nail. It reminds me of water lilies and morning dew (excuse me while I wax poetic) and although I'm not a huge green polish fan, this one is just perfection ....more