Who the hell is Nylon Pink?!
At this point I know that it may be super confusing if you've been following us from the beginning.....where do I begin?
Well we started off as an all-girl rock band
We became obsessed with KPOP and gained quite a bit of notoriety for covering KPOP videos.
Here's some of our press...
We totally got bitten by the travel bug!
Which lead to our ultimate obsession with Korean Beauty
Introducing.....US! The Girls of Nylon Pink
PERSONAL BLOG: http://www.kikiwongo.com
SKIN TYPE: Combination, very oily forehead, dry cheeks and super dry nose due to allergies
SENSITIVITY: Sensitive, not acne prone but allergic and tends to break in hives.
SHADE: Light, yellowish undertones
CONCERNS: Not so much acne breakouts but sensitivity breakouts like hives or allergic reactions. Redness around nose and dry flaky skin from using tissues. I prefer the Korean style makeup, lighter skin, lots of SPF.
MY BEAUTY STORY
I haven’t always been a huge fan of Korean beauty. Growing up in a predominantly white community as an Asian American, I was used to the tan/bleach blonde look being very trendy. However, it just didn’t really work out for me and I never felt like it fit my looks. Eventually, after joining Nylon Pink and traveling to Asia, I discovered the intrigue of Korean Beauty products, and fell in love! Not only has it become routine, but it also became an obsession!
TYPE: Combination, I've generally have had combination skin most of my life due to the environment and hormones.When it's autumn/winter I normally have dry skin but during the spring/summer time my skin tends to be super oily. This is the reason why I have to constantly change my skin care regime which can be very expensive and pretty annoying.
MY BEAUTY STORY
Korean beauty has always been a huge part of my life especially growing up with a Korean mother. In terms of skin care and make up Korea has been a major influence on what is next in this industry. Many times there are make up products that do not go well with my skin tone nor my skin type, and trust me I have searched! But after the surge of Korean products my questions have been answered! What I respect about these products are that it does not irritate nor harm myskin, rather it enriches and moisturizers at the same time. I've going through it all; acne-check, dry skin-check, damaged skin- check, oily skin-check.... I've tried every skin care routine you can possibly think of, and there has only been a few products that's actually work!
I've also learned it's extremely important to drink a ton of water and understand what types of foods you need to include in your diet if you want your skin on point. Like I said earlier, it's essential to understand your environment but it's just as important to eat right and exercise daily. When you're in your late teens to early 20's your body tends to discreet oil which makes your skin oiler but when you hit your early to mid 30's women are more prone to wrinkles and therefore need to moisturize! When you start taking care of your skin now, you have less to worry about later down the line:)
PERSONAL BLOG: http://www.kailayu.com
SKIN TYPE: Combination, Super Oily T-Zone
SENSITIVITY: Not at all sensitive but acne prone.
SHADE: Light, yellowish undertones. I'm a California girl at heart though, I love myself a good spray tan.
CONCERNS: Aging! I am in my latter 30's and I want to keep my skin in optimal condition. I have huge pores and not the greatest skin.
MY BEAUTY STORY
I am new to Korean Beauty, just having discovered it about two years ago. I never really gave a care to skincare in the past, but as I've gotten older, it's become my main beauty concern!
I've been really terrible about skincare in the past, slept in my makeup, popped pimples, etc. Growing up I didn't believe in beauty products, I thought that it was all marketing and that none of the products really helped your skin. Nothing short of plastic surgery would make a noticeable difference!
I'm glad to have discovered K-beauty because I noticed a difference immediately upon using some of the products! I am now obsessed with finding my perfect beauty routine and nurturing my skin.
Nylon Pink is an edgy pop-rock band formed in Hollywood California. United by a mutual love for Guns N Roses, fashion, and all things pink, the electro rock embody the Hollywood lifestyle, blended with a dose of anime and rock and roll. They have been called one of Los Angeles’s sexiest, glitziest bands, picked as Artist on the Verge by ReverbNation and The New Music Seminar and were just nominated for Pop Artist of the Year by the LA Music Awards.The girls have just released their new EP, with songs already featured on MTV’s The Jersey Shore, The Hills, The City, The Real World and The Bad Girl’s Club.
Nylon Pink is comprised of lead vocalist and guitarist Kiki Wongo and bassist Kit.E.Katt. Nylon Pink formed around two years ago with core members Kaila Yu and Kit.E.Katt. Nylon Pink is the only all girl Asian-American pop/rock band in America today. With driving hooks, catchy riffs, and a cute but deadly image, Nylon Pink is set to conquer the world.
The girls go beyond being great musicians– they want to create an experience and a lifestyle for their fans. Nylon Pink has also created a jewelry and clothing line which is inspired by their music, lyrics and lifestyle called Hello Drama Designs. Their designs recently been featured on Nicky Minaj, The Pussycat Dolls, Kat Von D and Courtney Love among others.
LEAD SINGER/GUITARIST | KIKI:
Kiki, lead singer and guitarist of the pop rock/electro Asian American girl band Nylon pink, makes her music in sunny Los Angeles, CA with the band. As a 13-year guitar veteran and huge heavy metal fan, she loves to shred heavy on the guitar and give an amazing show to her fans. Aside from touring the world with Nylon Pink, she also is a multifaceted musician as she has performed on stage as a drummer with Taylor Swift for the MTV VMA’s as well as Usher at Fashion Rocks for New York Fashion Week on CBS. She also has 12 years of experience playing classical piano and takes part in music production and writing for the band.
BASSIST | KATT:
Katt Lee “Kitt.E.Katt” is the co-founder and the bassist for Nylon Pink. She has been playing music all her life and has traveled around the world with the band. In addition to being a talented bassist, she is the designer / stylist for the band as well as co-founded their fashion and jewelry line, “Hello Drama.” Her past styling credits include Victoria Secret and much more. Katt has also personally styled for artists such as Nicki Minaj, Pussy Cat Dolls and Asia’s mega-star, BoA Kwon.
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