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  • rolala loves

    A personal lifestyle blog sharing inspirations and things I love. These include fashion, beauty, lifestyle and food finds as well as recipes, reviews and NYC events and dining & shopping experiences.


  • Eye Candy : Ji Chang Wook for Marie Claire

    Candy Chang Wook Marie Claire

    I don't think it needs to be said anymore that Ji Chang Wook is a favorite around here. Ahead of the release of his film Fabricated City next month in which he... Read more

    Posted on 20 January 2017 LIFESTYLE
  • MB45 = Manicure + Blowout in 45 Minutes

    MB45 Manicure Blowout Minutes

    It's a fast paced world we live in these days and MB45 understands that with their new salon that lets you double down on your beauty treatments by offering a... Read more

    Posted on 18 January 2017 LIFESTYLE
  • Meet The Byrdie Beauty Box

    Meet Byrdie Beauty

    When The Review by Byrdie Beauty Box first got onto my radar, my interest was piqued. The box is described as a limited-edition, curated collection of beauty... Read more

    Posted on 16 January 2017 LIFESTYLE
  • Eye Candy : The Snow Queen

    Candy Snow Queen

    I'm definitely not one of those people who revels in winter since I absolutely cannot stand being cold but I can still appreciate the unique beauty of the... Read more

    Posted on 13 January 2017 LIFESTYLE
  • New Year, New K-Beauty

    Year, K-Beauty

    New year, new beauty products! So Jen from Beautibi sent me a few their new K-beauty products to try out in late December and after integrating these into my... Read more

    Posted on 11 January 2017 LIFESTYLE
  • Maybelline Spring 2017

    Maybelline Spring 2017

    I've been asked before why I don't feature drugstore products more and I'm not really sure. I have to admit I don't use a ton of them in my beauty routine but... Read more

    Posted on 09 January 2017 LIFESTYLE
  • Quality Over Quantity

    Quality Over Quantity

    Most people think of quality over quantity in terms of things but it can/should apply to all aspects of life.  The inherent value and sense of this concept is... Read more

    Posted on 06 January 2017 LIFESTYLE
  • Through My Lens : Recently On Instagram

    Through Lens Recently Instagram

    A few highlights of the past month as seen on Instagram which serves as my unofficial food diary and love letter to NYC. I also post quick reviews here and... Read more

    Posted on 04 January 2017 LIFESTYLE
  • When To Toss Your Makeup

    When Toss Your Makeup

    Happy New Year! May 2017 bring you all good health, infinite happiness, lovely surprises and many new fun adventures! I hope everyone enjoyed their holidays. Read more

    Posted on 02 January 2017 LIFESTYLE
  • Happy Holidays

    Happy Holidays

    everyone! No matter what you celebrate, may this be a time of much joy, warmth and merriment for you. It really feels like every year goes by quicker than the... Read more

    Posted on 23 December 2016 LIFESTYLE
  • Dine Out : The Clocktower

    Dine Clocktower

    When I first read about The Clocktower, I was admittedly intrigued by it's location within Ian Schrager's Edition Hotel which just happens to be in the iconic... Read more

    Posted on 21 December 2016 LIFESTYLE
  • Recent Loves

    Recent Loves

    This is where I talk about some of the products I've been loving lately... CONTINUE READING ≫ BLOGLOVIN' | INSTAGRAM | FACEBOOK | TWITTER | PINTEREST | GOOGLE+ | Read more

    Posted on 19 December 2016 LIFESTYLE
  • Eye Candy : Editorial Roundup

    Candy Editorial Roundup

    I honestly had a hard time narrowing down selections for this roundup because there have just been so many good editorials lately. Lots of pretty here... Read more

    Posted on 16 December 2016 LIFESTYLE
  • Making Eyes With Lancome

    Making Eyes With Lancome

    I was recently selected by Influenster to receive the Lancôme VoxBox. It came packed with a selection of some of Lancôme's best selling and new eye care and... Read more

    Posted on 14 December 2016 LIFESTYLE
  • Yadah Natural Cosmetics

    Yadah Natural Cosmetics

    I've often talked about how much I enjoy discovering new beauty brands. BB Cosmetic who turned me onto MakeRemake recently introduced me to Yadah and they sent... Read more

    Posted on 12 December 2016 LIFESTYLE
  • Eye Candy : Ji Chang Wook for JLOOK

    Candy Chang Wook JLOOK

    Even though this JLOOK editorial only consists of three photos, it may just be my favorite one featuring Ji Chang Wook this year. Read more

    Posted on 09 December 2016 LIFESTYLE
  • How Retinol Can Transform Your Skin

    Retinol Transform Your Skin

    When transitioning my skincare for the cooler months, one type of product I always make sure to add is a retinol of some sort. Read more

    Posted on 07 December 2016 LIFESTYLE
  • Non-Laser Cosmetic Treatments To Consider

    Non-Laser Cosmetic Treatments Consider

    Those seeking to address certain signs of aging may lead to a quest for the most pain free and non-invasive options available. Read more

    Posted on 04 December 2016 LIFESTYLE
  • Holiday Gift Guide : For Him

    Holiday Gift Guide

    When it comes to holiday gifts for guys, I like to keep it on the practical side with things that they will actually use instead of items that might just... Read more

    Posted on 02 December 2016 LIFESTYLE
  • Holiday Gift Guide : For Her

    Holiday Gift Guide

    Today's gift guide includes a selection chosen just for the ladies even those that might be hard to please. And maybe you might even find a few of these making... Read more

    Posted on 30 November 2016 LIFESTYLE