In Taiwan alone, there are tons of cosmetic stores which will spoil you rotten with choices. Some of the common cosmetic stores which can be found in Taiwan are Watsons, Cosmed, 86 shops, and more. The next time you’re in Taiwan, be sure to allocate ample time shopping for cosmetics, if you do not wish to have cosmetic surgery there (view here for more information) because most (if not all) of them comes in pretty packaging and extreme versatile, making them the perfect souvenirs for your girlfriends! For starters,here are some idiot-proof, certified excellence products which you can consider getting:
1. Miss Hana waterproof gel eyeliner
Miss Hana is a perfect epitome of affordable beauty product which is aesthetically appealing and actually delivers its function perfectly. This waterproof eyeliner comes with 4 shades with selections of matte and glittery finishing.
2. Heme Baby Q Transparent Puff
This cutesy looking silicone applicator helps to reduce wastage of foundation, which is a common problem for whose who layer on their foundation with beauty blender, cushion and foundation brush. Less wastage of foundation means more coverage and cost savings. So much win!
3. 1028 Visual Therapy Make Up (Macaron Eyes 6-shade Eyeshadow Kit)
When it comes to make-up, eye shadow helps to enhance our eyes. 1028 Visual Therapy was founded by Taiwanese celebrity, Xiao Kai. The packaging for this eye shadow kit is compact, sturdy and cute, and the most importantly, the formula is pretty pigmented. Say what?
4. Wu DD Blemish Balm Cream
This brand needs no further introduction to most people out there. Dr. Wu is Taiwan’s No.1 Medical Skincare Range. While their skincare range is great, you should also consider getting their Blemish Balm cream- Extreme Hydrate, Perfect Cover, Acnecur Mattify. Each were made to counter different skin concerns. It is suitable for those with sensitive skin and has a natural looking finishing. Perfect for daily application.
5. E- Heart Long Lasting Invisible Double Eyelid Sticker
Double eyelid sticker is a beauty staple to Asian eyes. If you’re not planning to get it permanently fixed (i.e surgery), eyelid sticker will be your best buddy. The good news is, this eyelid sticker is one hot-selling item in Taiwan itself, and many have shared fantastic reviews about it. E- Heart eyelid sticker comes in a few range which enable you to achieve different look. Bunny eye, cat eyes, dog eye- you name it, they’ve got it!