MY NEW DISCOVERY: ALVERDE’S OLIVE AND ALMOND OIL-BASED SERUM FOR HYDRATION

Naturschön Gesichtsöl is my new favourite beauty product by German brand Alverde because it is currently rescuing my dry skin. Enclosed in a simple box made from recyclable cardboard featuring a plain black and white label, this product attracted me with its unpretentious eco-friendly packaging and words “intensive regeneration” printed in the left corner. Surprisingly,…

6 BEAUTY HACKS THAT CHANGED MY LIFE

These simple but genius tricks for applying make-up really changed my life and I thought I should share them with you. ALTERNATIVE EYESHADOW PRIMER I think that lighter and brighter eyeshadows look really good on me, and I have discovered that applying white pencil or eyeliner on my eyelids really make the colour pop. It…

AFFORDABLE LIPSTICK I LOVE: RIMMEL THE ONLY 1 MATTE

For me, Rimmel The Only 1 Matte is that one affordable lipstick that replaces all the expensive matte lipsticks I’m using. It delivers a similar effect, comes in 10 cool shades and it doesn’t dry out my lips like other products I love, especially the good old Retro Matte by MAC with is one of…

2018 BEAUTY TREND WE REALLY NEED? SIMPLIFICATION!

Does anybody else think there are too many layers of makeup? Foundation, concealer, contouring, highlighting, bronzers, blushers, eyeshadow palettes, eyebrow kits, lip kits… It is all about mixing, blending, defining and applying layers upon layers of all kinds of products. And in the end the face looks like a pagan mask. Doesn’t it? And it…

MY FAVOURITE ORGANIC COSMETICS BRAND: ALVERDE

Unless you live in Germany (or Austria or Hungary or somewhere nearby) chances are you have never heard of Alverde. It is my favourite organic cosmetics brand because their products are effective, healthy and super affordable. Their products are sold in DM stores and each of them costs literally a couple of euros. They have…

REVIEW: IS TOO FACED BETTER THAN SEX REALLY THE QUEEN OF MASCARAS?

For any beauty expert or a make-up junkie, Too Faced Better Than Sex Mascara is a must-have and the perfect Christmas gift because you can never have too many. It is the best-selling mascara in the US and many beauty bloggers around the world will tell you it is the ‘queen of mascaras’. But what…

THE CUTEST CHRISTMAS CRACKER EVER FROM TOO FACED

For me, one of the best things about Christmas are the crackers, especially the ones brimming with fantastic beauty essentials. This year my favourite one is definitely the Too Faced Beauty Cracker. It comes in an eye-catching, colourful packaging and contains three of their must-have products as well as a super-cute heart-shaped Too Faced pin…

IN SEARCH OF THE PERFECT MOISTURISER

If you have dry skin like me, you are probably finding it hard to dig out a really good moisturizer. I normally use natural products made from organic ingredients and free from all the nasties. But since this winter started off with low temperatures and snow, my skin felt especially dry and dull. None of…