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About BeautyandtheCat | Angela & Renee

We are a couple of ladies whose obsession with cosmetics (particularly from Asia) has manifested itself into blog form.

Tea-tree Dish: Naruko Tea Tree Overnight Blemish Clear Powder Review

Normally, just hearing “tea tree” dries me right up. Tea tree oil saps the joy out of skincare as fast as it does sebum from skin. With its medicinal smell and astringent qualities and with my dryish skin, tea tree has … Continue reading

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Congrats to Giveaway Winner

Volition Beauty randomly selected the giveaway winner… alex******* Congratulations! Look out for an email from Volition about your prize.  Thanks, everyone, for voting for my sunscreen balls and entering the giveaway. Voting continues for just another 6 days. 😱 Vote … Continue reading

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GIVEAWAY: Sample my balls! *Ends Sunday*

Volition is running a giveaway for everyone who votes for my Sun Pearls SPF 30 from now through the end of Sunday (July 2, 2017). Make sure to vote here and you’re automatically entered to win. One vote/entry per email. The … Continue reading

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DRYland in the Sun: Acseine Super Sunshield EX SPF 50+ PA++++ Review

This all-physical, alcohol-free sunscreen first appeared on my radar (as many Japanese stuphs do) when 2catsinjapan posted a review on her blog, My Asian Skincare Story. Serum like? Non-sticky and non-greasy? Pump dispenser? It sounded great…except for the price (4,320 … Continue reading

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Goop! There It Is: Supergoop! Sunscreen Mousse, Hand Cream, and Oil Reviews

Supergoop! is the company that most closely aligns with my obsession passion.  Their products are designed to make sunscreen as easy and comfortable to apply as regular skincare, a mission that is near and dear to my balls heart.  It’s … Continue reading

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