Ustraa Badass Sexy Shaving Cream and After Shave Balm Strong- Review|Sushmita’s Diaries

  Ever since, the Ustraa toiletry range for men by Happy Unmarried came out, there has been a buzz around this homegrown brand. Its witty advertisement punch lines and olde-worlde ‘desi’ packaging makes it stand apart from the rest. Also, the retro glass bottles and tin jars, reminds one of those good old roadside barbers with an Ustraa (shaving razor) […]

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Makeup Revolution Ultra Blush Palette- Hot Spice Review|Sushmita’s Diaries

Amidst all the hype and enthusiasm build around UK-based brand Makeup Revolution London, I too gave in to the temptation of trying it. I am, anyway, always keen on beautiful blush & highlighter palettes. Makeup Revolution offers products that can pass on as dupes for their high-end counterparts, that too without burning a hole in your pocket. I recently ordered […]

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Sugar Cosmetics Matte As Hell Crayon Lipstick: 01 Scarlett O’Hara and 03 Poison Ivy- Review|Sushmita’s Diaries

German based Sugar Cosmetics recently was launched in India. For now, they have introduced their crayon lip colors, eyeliner and kajal. Other products including lip glosses will follow soon. Sugar has introduced lip crayons in four shades -Scarlett O’Hara (Red), Poison Ivy (Wine), Mary Poppins (Fuchsia) and Holly Golightly (Nude). I ordered two shades online and here’s my Sugar Cosmetics […]

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Kama Ayurveda Rejuvenating and Brightening Night Cream Review|Sushmita’s Diaries

I have always believed in investing in a good night cream. Post a certain age, your night time beauty routine can make or break your skin. After braving a stressful day at office, sun and pollution, our skin relaxes and repairs at night. It deserves optimum nourishment and rest at that time. No wonder, I tried several night creams, oils and […]

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6 things to expect at Sephora Mumbai.

Mumbai women have a reason to rejoice as the international beauty giant is finally here in the Maximum city. Now, no waiting for your overseas vacations to pick the most coveted beauty brands. Sephora, anyway, is a sought of place that ruins your decision of not buying anymore makeup and still make you feel happy about it as you step […]

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My experience at Sephora, Mumbai, launch!

After its outlets in Delhi and Pune, Sephora has now launched its flagship store in Mumbai. The launch on January 30th remained an exciting affair with celebrities and makeup lovers making a beeline to Palladium Mall to be a part of the celebrations. The vibe at the venue was brilliant as Bollywood’s Queen of Kitsch Kangana Ranaut inaugurated the store […]

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My experience at Radiance Salon and Spa : Review|Sushmita’s Diaries

Bogus packages and substandard services at Kandivali Lokhandwala branch. The unforgiving Indian winters leave skin flaky and hair frizzy and dry. This season, I was looking for a bouquet of affordable hair and skin services to pamper myself. On a random visit to the newly inaugurated branch of Radiance Salon and Spa in my neighbourhood i.e. Kandivali Lokhandwala-Mumbai, I was […]

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Sugar Cosmetics- Eye Told You So! 01 Black Swan Eyeliner: Review and Swatch|Sushmita’s Diaries

I love doing a winged cat eye and don’t mind its extreme Amy Winehouse like version either. However, the problem with most liquid eyeliners available in India is the faulty applicator. Instead of a sleek and pointed wand ensuring neat application, what we usually get is more suited to be called as a nail-polish brush (my experience with Revlon Fabuliner […]

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