Stockholm based beauty Caroline Sandström – fashion and beauty editor for Metro and Metro Mode AND freelance stylist – has that admiringly simple Scandinavian style figured to perfection. As a beauty editor she comes across the newest products and craziest trends, but manages to stick to her favorites. Time for a beauty talk.
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HOW TO GET A FLAWLESS FACE
Ok, we absolutely love a good beauty trend and obviously try out new (or old, but never tried before) products here and there, but the one thing we love most is a flawless face. Some were born that way – you know, the ones that stood in front of the queue when ‘they’ handed out …
I’m getting to the point where blush alone simply won’t do. And with sun swept streets in Amsterdam, golden cheeks are the one thing I’m craving. Unfortunately I don’t tan very fast and I’m not a huge fan of solariums. If you’re with me on these, I might have a sunny surprise for you.
The travel season is about to kick off. Which probably means you have been drooling over beautiful landscapes at Google images at least once (or too many times). Or stressing about the weight of your buffalo-sized suitcase. However, I’ve been dealing with a completely different aspect that comes with exploring countries… Renewing my passport. It’s …
THE MIGHTY MUD MASK
Basic, fresh and no nonsense. Ideally, the package of this mud mask from Formula 10.0.6 sums exactly what’s inside. This is the latest addition to my beauty shelf, and even though the bright hue clashes with fellow products on there… She’s a keeper. There, I said it!
HOW TO GET RID OF COLD SORES
Time to talk beauty taboos. From teeny tiny red blisters to full on breakouts, we’ve (almost) all seen or had them: cold sores. And while the majority of people carry the virus and another significant amount experiences them, they tend to go hand in hand with shame. Oh, what to do with these unwanted guests? …
BEAUTY TALK WITH MATSUKI
Matsuki is a hairdresser at Oh, You Pretty Things in Amsterdam and apart from having the most desirable hair she has a beauty stash to match every other. She literally stuffs her daily bag with products she never uses and pretty much buys everything that either smells good or has an awesome package. Time to …