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CLEANING RITUAL

CLEANING RITUAL

To be completely and utterly honest, I go to bed without taking my make up off every once in a while. I know, I know, it’s bad. Sue me. It is just that I sometimes wait until I am way too super tired to even bother starting the whole cleaning ritual. (And then the next …

BEAUTY TALK WITH YARA

BEAUTY TALK WITH YARA

There is just one person in the entire world that can make me want to fill my whole entire basket at Sephora and that is Yara. She does not work in beauty, but she sure knows her stuff. She taught me about this magic pink egg (article coming soon!), dragged a whole suitcase full of …

IN THIS MONTHS BEAUTY BAG

IN THIS MONTHS BEAUTY BAG

This month’s beauty bag is filled with nude nail polishes and a minimal look with a minimum amount of products. It is just too humid to paint the face, no? Nail polishes in all kinds of nudes I used to experiment with all kinds of colors on my nails, but I recently threw out the …

BEAUTY TALK WITH SIDDHARTHA

BEAUTY TALK WITH SIDDHARTHA

I currently seem to be in constant travel mode this month and speaking of travelling all the time, Siddhartha travels all over the world for her job as a make-up artist. Apart from working for Vogue, Elle, Marie Claire and Glamour and doing campaigns for brands such as Sisley, Mexx and Tommy Hilfiger, she – …

IN THIS MONTHS BEAUTY BAG

IN THIS MONTHS BEAUTY BAG

Woah, this weather! I do not know about you, but I am officially hot today (it is 34°C outside!!) and hot weather calls for sunny make-up stuff. Sun screen for my face by Chanel Even when the sun is not all out, it is super important to protect your skin at all times. The BB …

RADIANT SKIN

RADIANT SKIN

Getting radiant skin is not something that can be achieved by only smudging things on the outside, but it sure helps. I have never had super complicated skin, until I used a tonic cleanser that caused a severe allergic reaction that seriously looked – and felt – like I had burning marks. At first I …

BEAUTY TALK WITH ANNA

BEAUTY TALK WITH ANNA

Meet Anna Nooshin, my traveling partner during all Fashion Weeks abroad, the brains (co-founder) behind NSMBL and above all my gorgeous friend who puts her left shoe on her right foot and her right on her left foot every now and then. Having traveled together for three seasons now taught me Anna is not only …

FASHION WEEK ESSENTIALS /2

FASHION WEEK ESSENTIALS /2

Apart from bringing notebooks and a pen to write everything you see down and all, there is one thing that is super important during Fashion Week and that is keeping your skin moisturized. Since I do not live in one of the Fashion Week capitals, Fashion Week season to me is also travelling season. Tons …

ESSENTIALS

ESSENTIALS

One of the most often asked questions I get is probably what beauty products I am currently using. Of course I am no expert in this area, but I would say I am quite particular choosing my products. Let me introduce to you a monthly overview of my current favorites, starting with: L’eau de Chloé perfumed …