A not so popular idea among the beauty community, Glossier inspired me to write a post featuring products that I use to accentuate my natural beauty, and not cover it. I love me some NikkieTutorials glam from time to time, but letting your raw good looks shine through can be fun as well.
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These days I’ve been thinking about my writing and where I want to take it from here. Interestingly enough, the conclusion that I reached was that I do not know. I don’t know whether my main interest is beauty, music or film. I’m still figuring everything out, but what I do know is that this is my safe haven where I write about myself and shit that I like. So, I am hereby introducing the new series: The Music Den, where I’m talking about music I listened to that month: old and new.
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If you haven’t got consumed already by the nerve-racking Christmas fever, don’t worry, there is still time for you to stress over gifts and plans. Makeup however, tends to brighten up my day; so go ahead and slap some confidence and glitter on your face and try not to get caught up in the materialistic side of the holidays.
I did think about not doing the classic gold eye – red lip but who was I kidding? What says Christmas better than this? Nothing, yeah, I know.
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With colder weather comes warmer-toned makeup and this weird-but-totally-fun combination between matte and sparkle. Oh and the grimmer the scenery outside, the deeper the red lipstick – well, that’s something to be excited about! Continue reading “The Winter Edit”
Not a brand that everyone has heard of, but Maple Holistics is slowly but surely makes its name well-known among the blogosphere. With products for body, hair and skin for both women and men and with the goal to provide a natural, holistic range of premium products which can enhance hygiene, health and daily living, the brand is already standing out, isn’t it?
Continue reading “Maple Holistics Goodies: A review”
Autumn, fall, the rain season – call it what you want, but when autumn starts kicking in you know you can’t help but succumb to the urge of snuggling in bed with tea, a book or a good TV show. But hey, I don’t blame you, it’s the weather’s fault (also school is in full swing and procrastination comes back, but that is totally not the problem). Continue reading “Snuggly Autumn: Favourites”
Here it is, another makeup look! Quite colourful, summery and warm, but still appropriate for both day and night wear. With a darker lipstick, you could go to town with this and look oh so ravishing.
Continue reading “Colourful Eye Makeup Look: Yes, Red Eyeshadow Is A Thing!”
Here we are, mid summer, sweating our bottoms off and turning to makeup for solace. If you haven’t brought out the golds and the brights yet, this is the sign you were waiting for: do it now.
Continue reading “The Summer Edit”
There are certain days in a girl’s life when even putting makeup on can seem like a chore. On days like this, kudos to you, if you can go in public without wearing the slightest bit of makeup… but, until my face gets better (probably when I’m in my thirties), 5 minutes to get my glam on is all I need.
Continue reading “The Five Minute Drugstore Face”
Whether you have a bad skin day or a bad skin life (like me), random pimples, redness and a dull complexion are not fun. To give you a bit of a background on my skin situation, I have pretty much struggled with acne since I was around 12 years old and it hasn’t went away. It is the one thing I am most embarrassed and self-aware of.
Continue reading “My Bad Skin Day Kit”