U-Mae, 25, self taught baker. Founder and cake designer of BITTER/SWEET.

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Personal Style

Feminine, simple but classic

 What Mantra That You Believe in?

“Invest in yourself.Be it your hobbies, passion and desires.”

Career Story

 Ever since I’ve gotten on Pinterest, I’ve been obsessed with the pretty cakes I see on there. I enjoyed baking from time to time when I was a teen but it was only later I decided to give cake décorating a try. I immediately fell in love with the whole process of it and I got addicted to the satisfaction of making something beautiful out from scratch.From there, I made the decision to leave my office job to pursue BITTER/SWEET.

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Current occupation

  Full time cake designer and maker of beautiful edible treats.

What makes you smile the most?

Fun time with friends and family.

Follow Her Social Media

  Personal Instagram : https://www.instagram.com/umaeee/

BITTER/SWEET Instagram : https://www.instagram.com/btterswt/ or https://www.facebook.com/btterswt/ (website is currently under construction.)

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Current update

Small town Klang girl recently moved to the big city of Kuala Lumpur.

Her Mom’s beauty advice

Exercise! Taking care of your health is as important as taking care of your looks.

How she got started in make-up

 Started with toying around with my moms lipstick collection. That’s when we all knew that I was going to be a girly girl.

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ULTIMATE Beauty Icon

  Lilymaymac. She’s absolutely gorgeous!

Favourite new beauty product

Innisfree Long Wear Cusion. It provides great coverage for me but also very light on the skin.

What’s in your makeup bag right now?

  Eyebrow pencil, concealer, mascara, eyeliner, lipstick.

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5 Beauty Items That She Can’t Live Without

Foundation, concealer, eyebrow pencil, mascara, rouge

Favourite beauty brands

Bobbi Brown for their soft and natural colour pallettes.

Her signature scent

Chloe EDP

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Handbag essentials

Pen, Business cards, Compact Powder, eyebrow pencil, lipstick.

What is your lazy girl beauty staple?

Concealer to hide my dark eye circles and I’m good to go!

Recommended place in Malaysia

KLANG! For awesome local food.

Her favourite destination

Various places in Thailand  such as Bangkok, Krabi, Phi Phi and so on for the cheap food and cheap booze

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Malaysian favourite food

Nasi Lemak!

What’s next for you?

Expansion of BITTER/SWEET to greater heights.

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U-Mae | A Cake Designer was last modified: May 2nd, 2017 by Citra Naya