NYX Soft Matte Lip Cream

NYX Soft Matte Lip Cream

Is it too late to hop onto this bandwagon? I don’t think so. The NYX Soft Matte Lip Creams are a standard in many beauty lovers routine and I wanted to know what the fuss was all about. I used to own one of these in Addis Ababa, but hardly wore it. Turns out that that is one of the worst performing shades in the range. So it wasn’t me. When I found out that some shades perform better than others, I decided to try some more. Now I know what the fuss is all about.

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Stockholm, Cannes, Morocco

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Current favorites & hate its | June 2017

Current favorites & hate its | June 2017

I don’t do favorite videos all that regularly. I feel I can only do them if I truly have something to rave about. And that is not often. When I did monthly favorites posts, it was a struggle to keep up with them and keep on adding new things to the list and it quickly got boring. But now, after some time, I have found 6 products I love. To change things up I also added 6 products that didn’t quite work for me. Which of these products are my favorites and which are my hate its? Watch today’s video to find out!

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Zoeva Matte eyeshadow palette

Zoeva Matte eyeshadow palette

Zoeva has brought out a new set of palettes: the Matte and Matte Spectrum and I have heard so little about these. Which is why I took it upon myself to purchase one of the palettes myself and review it for you. I purchased the Zoeva Matte palette as that had the most interesting shades to me and from the few swatches I could find, this seemed to perform the best. Is this Zoeva palette as good at the others ones I reviewed so far in this, this and this blog post?

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How to add a pop of color

How to add a pop of color

If wearing monochromatic black & white outfits is your jam than this post is not for you. Personally I love to brighten up a look and always add a pop of color to my outfit. There are different ways in which I do this: from more subtle to more statement. In the picture below you can see all the options jam-packed into one image. Here are 6 ways in which you can add a pop of color to an outfit.

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Top 6 blush for summer

Top 6 blush for summer

Are you melting? I know I am! It’s been seriously hot this week and the heatwave is on. Despite that, I’m still wearing make up, but I keep it very very minimal. I never, ever forego blush though: it is a must have in my make up routine as I feel I look pale and pasty without it. I thought I’d share with you my top 6 favorite blushes for the summer time.

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