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DR. BRANDT SKINCARE

When a brand promises there is no need for needles because all it takes to keep our ‘plump’ faces is a mask, I sure have to try.

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TRIED & TESTED, MOISTURIZERS

With winter being just around the corner, our skin usually needs a little bit extra to prepare for the cold and the storm. Here’s three different moisturizers, tried & tested by us.

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A SHOWER WITH FRANK

When it comes to my skin, I like it to be ridiculously silky soft.

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BIOSSANCE

Lately – when I am able to find a bit of spare time – I like to spend it at some at home pampering. Even when it’s simple things like taking a bath (something I should definitely do more often!), painting my nails or cutting an inch off my hair (yep, I am back at …

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BEAUTY BEACH ESSENTIALS

As you might have noticed by the amount of beach posts we are currently doing, we are quite excited about everything summer. This past week was all about surviving our first heat wave of the year (maybe even in years). And what better place to do so than at the beach? Whenever I go to …

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SUMMER SKIN CARE 101

During summer our skin has just as many challenges to deal with as in the colder – less sunnier – seasons. While in winter we mainly have to protect ourselves from harsh wind and the cold (and don’t forget about the sun that can get super bright!), summer obviously asks for good care as well. …

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HAMMAM

Can we talk about Istanbul one more time?

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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!

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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? …