10 Best Makeup Discoveries of 2016

After a long absence from the blogosphere, I thought I should come back with a big fat article to make up for it. My fascination with makeup really found an outlet during this crazy, incredible year, when I decided to start my blog back in July. And while I love trying out tons of makeup products for reviews, I enjoy it much better when I discover that one amazing product that I would be content with if tomorrow I could only own one of each makeup product category. Continue reading “10 Best Makeup Discoveries of 2016”

Daily Skin Care Routine: The Basics

Hello hello! A few of my Instagram friends have asked me to share my skincare routine. And while I am definitely planning on writing a post dedicated to all the steps I follow and products I used, I have recently made some big changes and introduced new products to my routine, including acids and serums. For today’s post, I thought it would be a good idea to start by showing you some product that I’ve been using for a while and that I truly find effective. Continue reading “Daily Skin Care Routine: The Basics”

Highlighter Focus: Topshop Chameleon Glow in U-Turn

A few days ago I went out for dinner with my friend Priscilla, and while walking around Alexanderplatz we saw that a new Topshop store had opened at the Galeria mall. We  ended up spending a good 15 minutes swatching lipsticks and what have you in the makeup section. I had just gotten a phone job offer, so it was a euphoric time, perfect for some shopping! Little did I know I would come out with the Chameleon highlighter, appropriately named U-Turn.  Continue reading “Highlighter Focus: Topshop Chameleon Glow in U-Turn”

Fall Favourites Tag: Windy Berlin

Hello beautiful people! Blogger extraordinaire and my cyber-friend Mercyish from Singapore shared her Fall Favourites tag and tagged me. I loved reading her post and others’, as I found it a great way of experiencing the season from different perspectives and places around the world. So to keep up with the diversity and to keep things interesting, I will tag my blogger friends Danniela and MammuContinue reading “Fall Favourites Tag: Windy Berlin”

5 Makeup Cliches That Need to Disappear

A few weeks ago when Alicia Keys attended the VMAs with a bare face, the internet trolls decided to question her choice on her own face. As someone who loves makeup, I tend to have candid conversations about it with almost everyone. And most of the time, it’s not because they wanted to talk about it, but YOLO. So for this first article I wanted to dissect a few clichés and stereotypes many people tend to have on those of us who almost never leave the house without some form of makeup on their face. Continue reading “5 Makeup Cliches That Need to Disappear”

Maybelline Master Strobing Stick Review+Demo

“Strobing is the new contouring” goes the saying. And while that was true a couple years ago, the trend has become more of a mainstream makeup technique. For today’s review, I will tell you everything about the latest strobing superstar in the market: The Maybelline Master Strobing Stick. Continue reading “Maybelline Master Strobing Stick Review+Demo”

Makeup Vs Monday Blues: World Mental Health Day

Hello and happy Monday everyone! Yes, it’s that time of the week again and, many of us wake up feeling too sleepy and tired for this world; this is what we often call the Monday Blues. But that’s just the luckier ones among us, because for many, Monday Blues is an everyday thing. Continue reading “Makeup Vs Monday Blues: World Mental Health Day”

Makeup Setting Sprays for All Budgets

Whether you live in a crazy hot climate, have been blessed with beautiful oily skin or are getting ready for a sweaty night of dancing at your favorite club, you probably have some trouble keeping your makeup intact for a period of time. Continue reading “Makeup Setting Sprays for All Budgets”