Edlin Nur. Yes, the Nur is at the back. I am turning 23 this September!
I am currently a Business student at the University of Nottingham! I also make beauty and style videos on my YouTube channel.
Find Edlin Nur online
Currently battling uni stress!
Favorite new beauty products
Colourpop’s Ultra Glossy Lips in Sookie! Super affordable and if you like that bitten, just-ate-a-bowl-of-cherries lips, this is the one!
Where do you spend most of your time?
In my studio, either revising or catching up with Korean dramas. If I’m not in my studio, I’ll either be in class or the Starbucks in my uni!
Recommended place to visit in Malaysia
My hometown, Kuching, Sarawak. Nothing beats home. And the food!
Mantra that Edlin Nur believe in
“No one has ever become poor by giving”
What’s in your makeup bag right now?
Too Faced HangoveRx Replenishing Face Primer
Estee Lauder Double Wear Nude Cushion Stick Radiant foundation in 2W1 Dawn
NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer in Custard
Hourglass Ambient Lighting Powder in Dim Light
Milani Powder Blush in 01 Romantic Rose
Laura Mercier Matte Radiance Baked Powder in Highlight 01
Benefit Ka-Brow in 4
Benefit Gimme Brow
Shu Uemura eyelash curler
YSL Babydoll mascara
Kyliecosmetics The Burgundy Palette
Describe your personal style
I am always in between sporty and chic. I am a HUGE sneaker freak, so I pair them with every outfit!
FIVE Beauty Items you cannot live without
Eyelash curler, my Glossier balm dotcom, Beautyblender, Benefit Gimme brow, Innisfree water based sunblock!
Typical day at work/weekends
Cleaning and revising (typical uni student weekend). If I’m not drowned in chores, I’ll head out to have my favorite Korean food in Nottingham and walk around the city centre with my girlfriends.
Favorite place you have travelled to?
Seoul, Korea! The food, the shopping, the buildings… I’ve been there only twice and I need to explore more the next time I go there.
How do you unwind after work?
A good ol’ in shower coffee body scrub followed by a cup of tea.
Beauty advice from your mother
What’s next for Edlin Nur?
Graduate and maybe make use of my Culinary Arts diploma and Business degree! Hint hint, maybe a café?
ULTIMATE Beauty Icon
Erika Bowes & Jenn Im!
Movie that made you laugh the hardest?
I am not a comedy kind of person; I watch mostly horrors/thrillers!
Favorite beauty brands
Colourpop, NARS, Urban Decay, Innisfree, MAC, Hourglass, Charlotte Tilbury and a lot more to be honest! I’m a huge makeup junkie!
What makes you smile the most?
Spending time with friends and family over good food. Or a good pair of sneakers.
How you got started in makeup?
YouTube is a huge influence and I started watching beauty gurus since 2011 or so. I’ve been hooked ever since!
Favorite Malaysian meal
Sarawak laksa or mee kolok.
The last book that you’ve read
The Girl Who Chased The Moon by Sarah Addison Allen. I’ve read this book numerous times, it’s a long-time favorite of mine!
Always my BYREDO Bal D’afrique.
A small bottle of my favorite perfume, liptint or lipstick, purse, card holder, my prescription glasses, sunglasses and some sweets or mints.
Instagram or Snapchat?
Your lazy girl beauty staple
Moisturiser, liptint for the lips and cheeks, eyebrow gel and eyelash curling to make my eyes look awake, then voila!