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How to do Gyaru Makeup in Hot/Humid Weather

How to do Gyaru Makeup in Hot/Humid Weather

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The first time I wore gyaru makeup in the summer was when we went on holiday to Spain back in 2011. We were shopping in a small market when my sister pointed out that my lashes were falling halfway down my face. I quickly hurried away and fixed it, but ...

Papillon Magazine Vol 2: Gal’s Guide to Gyaru!

Papillon Magazine Vol 2: Gal’s Guide to Gyaru!

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Yaaay the second issue of Papillon magazine has now been released, this time it’s all about helping beginners get into the world of gyaru (a topic especially close to my heart)! The gyaru community has been eagerly anticipating this moment after a very successful first volume, so let’s have a ...

8 Things I’m Going to Do Once Lockdown is Over

8 Things I’m Going to Do Once Lockdown is Over

Btw - this post contains gifted items/affiliate links. Please read my disclaimer for more info. Lockdown is all fun and games until you’re about a month in and there’s nothing left to watch on Netflix and no new TikTok dances to fail at. I’ve taken this time to read books and ...

Cute Himekaji Makeup Tutorial

Cute Himekaji Makeup Tutorial

One of the most - if not the most - important things about gyaru is the makeup. It’s the one thing that hasn’t changed and is what separates you from a trendy girl to a trendy gyaru! The makeup style has gotten softer over the years but I absolutely love ...

Top Tips from a Plus Size Gyaru!

Top Tips from a Plus Size Gyaru!

It’s not unusual to search for clothes from Japan only to see that they are “one-size” - as in, “one size fits all”. Now we know that one size doesn’t really fit all, and that people come in all shapes and sizes which is why I wanted to have a ...

How to Style a Leopard Print Jumper in 4 Ways

How to Style a Leopard Print Jumper in 4 Ways

I’ve been obsessed with this leopard print jumper from boohoo as soon as I clapped my eyes on it. Call it fate, destiny, whatever… I knew I had to have this in my life and seconds later it was in my shopping basket. But, like I do with all of ...