7 Face Mask Tips I Swear By

I’ve always loved masking, but I’ve come a long way since my days of experimenting with bar soap on my cousin’s face (she was meeting her crush, I thought her lurking acne could use a drying mask, and we had no money; BAM, SCIENCE!). As a 14 year old with no job, I had to be creative, but boy did it pay out. In this post I share with you tips and tricks I’ve learned over the years, and that will hopefully help you make the most of your face masks.

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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”

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”

September 2016 Makeup Favorites

Can you have a makeup/beauty blog without doing monthly favorites? The answer is probably yes. But is this about to become an even more basic beauty blog? The answer is DEFINITELY. And what better month to start this monthly favorites series than the back-to-school/back-to-work month of September? You think I ask too many questions? Me too! Continue reading “September 2016 Makeup Favorites”

Zoeva Contour and Concealer Spectrum Palettes: Full Review & Demo

I’ve been a fan of Zoeva for over 2 years now, so when I first saw they were launching their first concealer and contour palettes, I knew I had to have them ASAP. Luckily, I live in Berlin so accessing the German cruelty-free brand is not difficult, and as soon as I got my hands on these palettes, I was instantly charmed! Continue reading “Zoeva Contour and Concealer Spectrum Palettes: Full Review & Demo”