ah, travelling, going away, dancing, laughing, being surrounded by great people and not a care in the world.
but first, packing. and THAT is always a meltdown.
I don’t care how Marie Kondo I try to go on my luggage, I always feel like I’m packing too much but I’m still leaving so many essentials behind. am I alone in this? please please say no…
Continue reading “makeup I’m travelling with”
it’s that time of the month again ;)
Mádara SOS Hydra Moisture Radiance Mask
Travel Size (for sale on their website) — 17,95€
Elemis Superfood Facial Wash
150ml — 29,95€
30ml sample — 5,89€
Christophe Robin Cleansing Volumising Paste with Pure Rassoul Clay and Rose Extracts
250ml — 49,95€
40ml sample— 7,99€
Studio 10 Liquid Foil I — Radiance
There is no price anywhere, not even on the brand’s website, which leads me to believe it’s either a brand new release or it’s being discontinued
Vita Liberata Fabulous Sel Tanning Tinted Lotion
100ml — 22,95€
50ml sample — 11,47€
Rituals The Ritual of Dao Body Cream
220ml — 22,95€
70ml sample — 7,30€
Real Chemistry Environmental Rescue Essential Day Cream
50ml — ~29€ (price from the U.S. website)
10ml sample — 5,8€
Overall Value (without the Liquid Foil): 56,40€
keep in mind the prices/currency exchange and links were the ones available at the moment of this post, trying to use whenever possible the LookFantastic website as reference.
my calculations are simplistic and do not take into account the markup of sample/travel-size packaging:
(full size price ÷ full size amount) × sample amount
An up close and poresonal on another really hyped foundation. The list of claims is long and full of everything one can wish for. Was it worth it for me? Check out the video and see what my impressions were.
Where to buy it: if you don’t have access to U.S. Sephora or a local Cover FX counter, you can find it online at Cult Beauty, Beauty Bay and Feelunique.
carrying on with last week’s theme, I wanted to show you how I do my base makeup to make it look like I am naturally tanned without looking like I have a ton of product on my skin. how did I go?
Continue reading “bronzed no-makeup makeup”
not all bronzers are created equal. these are some of my favourite, from all price ranges, textures and a couple of finishes, that agree with my light-medium olive complexion.
Continue reading “bronzers for olive skin”
Severely enabled by the rave reviews from the Full Coverage Podcast cool gals to the K Pop beauty collection from Primark, I had to drop by and try some things out.
If you want to check what I got and what I loved, go right ahead and click play.
Digging into this month’s goodies and sharing my thoughts on the previous month’s products :)
Continue reading “LFBB May 2018”
such a sad title, but Too Faced robbed me of the joy of fruit metaphors…
so here’s a Spring time makeup suggestion for you, with soft apricot-y and juicy strawberry-like shades blended in a soft watercolour effect.
Continue reading “affordable spring look — peaches and strawberries”
An Up Close and Poresonal on one of the foundations on trend at the moment. Will it suit me? Well, check the video to find out.
you can find this foundation online at Sephora, and, although with limited shades, at Feelunique and Look Fantastic, along with your local Nars stockists.