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Rena Phuah

A Malaysian born art/design/fashion/travel/food enthusiast. I am a now a Sydneysider and have have been living here for the last 7 years. Follow me on Instagram and see my works at


Beauty Essentials: Elise Pioch Balzac

Posted on: August 16th, 2014 by Rena Phuah (1 Comment)

Elise Pioch Balzac, founder of Maison Balzac I have a very simple cleaning routine. If anything requires too much time I will stick to it for a day then drop it, so it needs to be quick, efficient and hassle-free. So, this is my routine, I clean my face evening and morning with Avene eau Miscillaire on a cotton ball. Then, I either apply the Rationale Serum Number 5 and Night cream Number 6, or in the morning Serum Number 1 or 2 and Day cream Number 5. I am addicted to Rationale products, not only they look great but they work and give me the same feeling as if  that I have just seen a dermatologist every day! I put very little make up, I believe in natural beauty. The most important to me is to have a skin looking fresh and healthy so after my serum and cream I apply some compact powder from Chanel, this is it. I pinch my cheeks to make them blush (my grandmother’s trick!) and add some New York Red lipstick from Chanel to brighten everything. Sometimes I also apply some black mascara (also from Chanel) and if I go out I spr [...Read More...]

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