Daughter of Asia

The Dried Fish Look Is Apparently In

I love sifting through Japanese Fashion Magazine scans. I download the hell out of the Livejournal community. One thing that really bugs me, though, is the way they seem to advertise weigh loss solutions. A lot of times, the models employed for “before” and “after” shots start out already being pretty skinny. Their “after” photos […]

Don’t Ignore Us, Maybelline

Not all Asians are monolids. Not all monolids are exactly the same. So, when Rasilla discovered that renown cosmetic company Maybelline had lumped all of us Asians into a single type of eye shape on their promotional website she was rightfully outraged. Check out Rasilla’s blog for details. UPDATE: It looks like Maybelline finally corrected […]

you’re labeling it wrong

Dear morons who classify certain types of clothes as “ethnic” Will you pleases cut that shit out? Do you even know what “ethnic” means? What? Is the socially constructed white race so celestially above and beyond having some sort of ethnic origin that anything that seems foreign to you can be perceived as “ethnic”? Adding […]